Star Chamber (PRO STAC8/289/30 Eliz and Francis Veer v Rich Harlakenden)

.6.1606-.4.1607 (June 1606)

document 19200549

twenty six whether did you not know that the said Edes and his assigns were possessed of the mill for the space of three years or more before 19.5.1606 last either by receipt of rent or otherwise and whether Edes showed you the lease made to Pullen and Mary his daughter then and now the wife of Edes and whether did you not find any persons in the mill other than Edes his wife and three small children on 19.5.1606 if not then what moved you to threaten him with imprisonment until he promised to leave the possession thereof