Wigan Court Leet Rolls
ROLL 62 - 1689
Box 1. Roll 62 Easter Leet April 6th 1689
Alice Glover widow for harbouring William Dawson
Richard Rylands a foreigner
Richard Ince, Richard Smyth of Halegate, and Edward Buckley
for allowing their swine to stray
Mrs Elizabeth Breres and Mrs Ellen Pilkington for placing
their rubbish near Mrs Casson's house
Robert Crouchlow for allowing a hound to go unmuzzled
Peter Baldwin "for calling Mr John Greene a Knave and that
they were a Company of Knaves that went to the chappell"
And the said John Green "for calling the said Peter Baldwine
a Rascold and sayeing that hee desired to bee sett in the
Margaret Farbrother and Margaret Ashurst - assault
Margaret the wife of Thomas Ford of the Yate and Lidia
Ashurst - assault
William Ashley - a foreigner
Charles Holcrofte for an assault on Elizabeth Marsh.
Gilbert Woods for allowing three hounds to go unmuzzled and
Charles Holcrofte for one hound.
Elizabeth Breres and Ellen Pilkington for allowing a stone
wall between their houses and Robert Foster to fall down.
Elizabeth Marsh and Anne Manchester - abuse
Thomas Ford the elder for not cleaning his ditch in Whalley
between the highway and Whalley Ground.
Elizabeth Bibby widow for not cutting the hedge between the
highway in Woodhouses and the close belonging to Daylight
Richard Smith for not cutting his hedge between the highway
James Greene for abusing Myles Laithwaite
Gilbert son of Thomas Ford for abusing the gatewaiters.
Robert Baldwin for assaulting Bailiff Leigh.
John Eccersall for turning a watercourse off the highway
above Standishgate into Collins Field
Robert Baldwin for assaulting Mr Henry Rowe and swearing
Thomas Mort Esq Recorder asked to be discharged, it was
granted and Bert Entwistle elected
List of persons fined for not paying their Leys.