Archdeaconry Act Book (ERO D/ACA)

5.4.1578 (Saturday 5 April 1578)

document 1001978

office of the judge against Hen Abbott of Earls Colne appeared and accused of incontinent life with Eliz Crisp he denied this and was ordered to purge himself with seven people Abbott then admitted his offence and submitted himself and he was ordered to do public penance in the church of Earls Colne and to certify of this