Wigan Court Leet Rolls
ROLL 57 - 1686
Box 1. Roll 57 Michaelmas Leet Oct 2nd 1686
Mr Richard Gerard, Robert Finch and Richard Tootell for
allowing their dogs to go unmuzzled.
John Catterall, Robert Masson and James Mollineux for
keeping beagles and a greyhound
Edward Rigby for not cleansing his hillock
Gilbert Orrell for letting his rubbish lie on James Whalley's
John Cursley and John Spencer - foreigners
James Kenyon and George Shaw for harbouring John Wells and
William Battersby and William Asley - assault
Christian Carter and Elizabeth Banckes for allowing their
swine to stray.
Richard Rauson for allowing his bitch to go unmuzzled.
Margaret Deane for harbouring Mr Ralph Woodward a foreigner.
John Dickinson a foreigner
John Markland gentleman for allowing his timber to lie
in the street.
Michael Jackson for harbouring Agnes Ashurst.
That Mary Sutton spinster had stolen goods from her master
Katherine Belcher widow, John Foster and Thomas Ford of
Yate for allowing their swine to stray.
Laurence Ford coverlet weaver and Thomas Edge for harbouring
Grace Smith and Elizabeth Tickle.
James Wood for neglecting his office of gatewaiter
John Uprichard for making an assault and bloodwipe upon
Ellen the wife of John Williamson in fair time
Edward Prescott for a litigation on Mary the wife of William
William Parin and Anne the wife of John Renshaw - assault
John Haughton for a litigation on Ellen the wife of Edward
Prescott and Mary the wife of Robert Letherbarrow.
Ellen the wife of the said John Haughton for abusing
Laurence Anderton the Mayor.
Christian Carter "did Threaten to burne the house of Coll.
Elinor the wife of James Ford and Margery the wife of
William Langshaw - abuse
Hugh Battersby for breaking Robert Crouchley's windows.
William Battersby for assaulting William Astley.
Anne Goulbourne "for not filiateing her Child being
unlawfully begotten" - to be sent to Richard Prescott
the father to be kept by him.
Robert Penington for abusing George Browne one of the
Common Council and assaulting William Harper
James Ford tailor for abusing Margery the wife of William
William Greene for harbouring "Lewd disordered and Idle
people" amd for "keepeing a disorderly house"
John Parr for abusing the Mayor Aldermen and Common Council
Stephen Platt and Elizabeth Banckes for allowing their swine
Lydia Banckes widow for not mending the wall between her
house and Richard Aspinall's
Thomas Sumpner and Laurence Marsden for keeping greyhounds
Mr Recorder, Ralph Leigh and Geoffrey Scott for allowing
their dogs to go unmuzzled
Gilbert Hollinshead and James Haughton for allowing their
swine to stray.
Margaret the wife of Robert Mosse and Gilbert Letherbarrow -
Mr Heale for harbouring Myles Grimshawe a foreigner
Mr James Harvey, William Lythgoe, Robert Boyes, John Baldwin,
and Thomas Marsden for allowing their muck to lie in the
Mr Thomas Worthington and Edward Wood for allowing timber
to lie in the street.
James Harvey coverlet weaver and Hugh Jolly for keeping
Mr William Pilkington for allowing his well to lie open
The town fined 10 li for not repairing the highways.