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L.d.477: Letter from Sir John Popham, Serjeants' Inn, to Robert Redmayne, Norwich, 1599 June 20: autograph manuscript signed

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Collection:Papers of the Bacon-Townshend family of Stiffkey, Norfolk
Preferred Citation:Letter from Sir John Popham, Serjeants' Inn, to Robert Redmayne, Norwich, 1599 June 20: autograph manuscript signed, Papers of the Bacon-Townshend family of Stiffkey, Norfolk. Transcription by Early Modern Manuscripts Online (EMMO). MS L.d.477, Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, DC.
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leaf 1 recto

With my very harty commendacions I haue herinclosed
sent you the names of diuerse very dangerous recusantes
dwelling neare vnto wisbitch castell whome I praie you
to take some course for either by your self or some other
Iustices of the peace thereabowtes That they maie be bownde
over to appeare at the next assizes to be holden for the
Cowntie of Norffolk to answere vnto such matters as shalbe
obiected against them on her maiesties behalf And even
so I bid you very hartely farewell; At Sergeantes Inn
this xxth of Iune 1599

Your very loving frende
Iohn Popham

Theise are the names I ment
Henry Bedingfeild of wearham gentleman
Martin Moundeford of the same gentleman
Guiles Townshend of westdereham gentleman
Thomas Lovell of Bicham west gentleman
Henrye Lawes of the same yeoman
Richard Atkyns of Owtwell yeoman
Iohn ffyncham of Martyn
Rowland Twaytes of Bodney
Iohn Paynter of Holme hall
Evans ffludd of Breckles gentleman
Thomas Harman of Oxburrough
Richard Browne of Easton
Thomas Bromull of St Maries
Raphaell Willowghby of Mawdelyn gentleman
George Norton of Hindringham

leaf 1 verso

To the worshipfull my very
Louing frend mr doctor
Redmayne at Norwich
geve theise

lettre to
Mr Chancelor from my
Lord chief Iustice./