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1491-10-25: Elizabeth Brown, Marion Lauson  c. Laurence Gilis  MarriageLondon Metropolitan Archives, MS DL/C/A/001/MS090651r-3v, 85r-86v, 89r-93r, 99v-104r, 105v-107r, 110v-111r
1491-11-04: Margaret Smyth, Witness for Plaintiff
Testifies that on 27 August 1491 she heard Laurence Gilis say that he and Elizabeth Brown had agreed to marry but that his friends and family objected, and thus that he thought it would not come about. Testifies that Brown and William Taylor (Alston?) told her Brown had received two shillings from Gilis as a marriage gift. Testifies that Gilis and Brown are reputed as husband and wife in some areas of London. Responds to a series of interrogatories questioning her about the details and about her dealings with Elizabeth Brown`s proctors.

1492-03-28: John Kendall  c. Isabel or Elizabeth Willy  MarriageLondon Metropolitan Archives, MS DL/C/A/001/MS09065108v-109r, 110r, 113r-114r
1492-04-17: Isabel or Elizabeth Willy, Response of Defendant
Denies having contracted marriage with Jon Kendall, who had often expressed to her his willingness to marry her. Denies having exchanged gifts with him, but instead contends that various items (money, beads, kerchiefs) that had passed between them about May 1491 were loans, not gifts.