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1487-05-28: Richard Tymond  c. Margery Sheppard  MarriageLondon Metropolitan Archives, MS DL/C/A/001/MS0906518r-20r
1487-05-28: Richard Pyrkyn, Witness for Plaintiff
Testifies that he was present on 22 May 1486, at Richard Tymond`s request, when Tymond and Margery Sheppard contracted marriage; agrees with witness John Hall, except that Margery Sheppard, he claims, agreed to marry Richard Tymond only if her father consented to it.

1487-05-28: Margery Hall, Witness for Plaintiff
Agrees with previous witness, John Hall, and testifies to both the unconditional marriage contract between Margery Sheppard and Richard Tymond and to Sheppard`s father`s consent.

1487-05-28: John Sheppard, Witness for Plaintiff
Testifies that it was common knowledge in the parish of West Ham that his daughter, Margery Sheppard, and Richard Tymond had contracted marriage and that he approved of the contract.

1487-06-27: Margery Sheppard, Response of Defendant
Responds that Richard Tymond had urged her to contract marriage on 26 March and 24 June 1486, after which she replied that she would not marry any man without her father`s consent. Responds that Tymond twice sent her silk laces; she returned one of them and paid 4d. for the other.

1487-07-12: John Pollyn  c. Agnes Parker  MarriageLondon Metropolitan Archives, MS DL/C/A/001/MS0906524v-27r, 37v, 40v
1487-07-05: Agnes Parker, Response of Defendant
Responds that John Pollyn often spoke to her of marriage, to which she responded she would only marry if she had her parents` and friends` consent. Admits that she and Pollyn exchanged gifts.

1487-11-22: Alice Rokewode  c. Peter Hanham  MarriageLondon Metropolitan Archives, MS DL/C/A/001/MS0906539v-40r
1487-11-22: Robert Rokewode, Witness for Plaintiff
Testifies that he witnessed a present contract between his daughter Alice Rokewode and Peter Hanham in December 1485. Testifies that Hanham later claimed to have been coerced into marrying Alice, after which this present witness and his daughter demanded Hanham go through with the solemnization. Hanham, he claims, had bought "ornaments" worth £9 for the nuptials, for which the witness had paid. Testifies that Hanham abandoned the marriage to his daughter about Lent 1486, before it was solemnized.

1488-01-19: Margaret Niter, Agnes Skern  c. Piers Curtes  MarriageLondon Metropolitan Archives, MS DL/C/A/001/MS09065B1r, 1v-2r, 4r-4v
1488-01-24: Beatrice Stoughton, Witness for Competitor Suit
Testifies that after interrogating both parties regarding their intentions towards one another, about 9 October 1486 she witnessed a future tense contract between her daughter Agnes Skern and Piers Curtes. Testifies that she prevented them from sleeping together that night. Testifies that Skern and Curtes exchanged rings, that after the contract Curtes frequently referred to Skern as his wife, and that he “ laboured diligently to recuperate certain lands and tenements” that belonged to [Robert] Skern, Agnes`s previous husband.

1487-07-04: John Brocher  c. Joan Cardif  MarriageLondon Metropolitan Archives, MS DL/C/A/001/MS0906522r-24r
1487-07-04: Katherine Miller, Witness for Plaintiff
Testifies that her husband told her Joan Peryn (Cardif) and John Brocher had contracted marriage in Peryn`s house during Lent. Testifies that she was present on 18 April 1487 when Peryn and Brocher confirmed the promise of marriage they had made earlier. Testifies that she in that moment gave Peryn her blessing, and that when Peryn had approached her previously seeking marriage advice regarding Brocher, she told her he was an honest man and suitable for her.