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Bishopthorpe, West Riding of Yorkshire, England  
1 .  Register 14 f.60 (verso) entry 1
Entry Type: Commission
Section Type: Register, Vicar-general
Summary: Commission of the vicar general to the abbot of Roche (Rupe) to receive the vow of chastity of Joan, wife of Robert de Morton (details given).
Subjects: Wives, Women
Dates: Document date: 1396/11/04 (certain)
Places: Place of dating: Bishopthorpe, West Riding of Yorkshire, England (none given); written as Thorp' iuxta Ebor'
2 .  Register 9A f.327 (recto) entry 5
Entry Type: Mandate
Section Type: Archdeaconry of the East Riding
Summary: Mandate to the prioress and convent of Swine to show due reverence to Joan Moubray [Mowbray], kinswoman of Sir John de Moubray [Mowbray].
Subjects: Nuns, Prioresses, Women, Religious Houses, Female
Note: This is presumably the Joan Mowbray who resigned as prioress in 1309.
References: Robinson, D. B. (ed.). 2011. The Register of William Melton, Archbishop of York, 1317-1340. VI. Canterbury and York Society 101, 21-22.
Dates: Document date: 1318/11/03 (certain)
Places: Place of dating: Bishopthorpe, West Riding of Yorkshire, England (none given)
3 .  Register 7 f.149 (verso) entry 6
Entry Type: Penance, Mandate
Section Type: Archdeaconry of York
Summary: Mandate to the prioress and convent of Clementhorpe (Sancti Clementis iuxta Ebor') on several points, including penance imposed on Joan de Saxton, fellow nun, who, although she would be allowed out of the convent to visit friends and relations twice a year, was not to stay overnight with the lady [?Alice] of Burghwallis (Waleys), that the daughter of Thomas de Leeke and others might stay in the convent, and that the house of the lady of Burghwallis within the convent was to be removed.
Subjects: Religious Houses, Female, Nuns, Women, Prioresses
References: Brown, William, and A. Hamilton Thompson. (eds.). 1934. The Register of William Greenfield Lord Archbishop of York 1306-1315 Part II. Surtees Society 149, 80-81.
Dates: Document date: 1310/04/15 (certain)
People and Groups: Subject of mandate: Saxton, Joan, fl 1310, nun (nun)
Subject of mandate: Waleys, Alice, fl 1309, widow of Sir Stephen Waleys, knight (lady)
Subject of mandate: York, St Clement Priory, Benedictine (prioress and convent)
Places: Place of dating: Bishopthorpe, West Riding of Yorkshire, England (none given); written as Thorp iuxta Ebor
Subject of mandate: York, St Clement, York, England (none given)


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