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1487-05-28: Richard Tymond  c. Margery Sheppard  MarriageLondon Metropolitan Archives, MS DL/C/A/001/MS0906518r-20r
1487-05-28: John Hall, Witness for Plaintiff
Testifies that on 22 May 1486 in John Bolsar`s house in the parish of East Ham, he witnessed a future contract between Richard Tymond and Margery Sheppard.

1487-05-28: Margery Hall, Witness for Plaintiff
Agrees with previous witness, John Hall, and testifies to both the unconditional marriage contract between Margery Sheppard and Richard Tymond and to Sheppard`s father`s consent.

1487-05-28: John Sheppard, Witness for Plaintiff
Testifies that it was common knowledge in the parish of West Ham that his daughter, Margery Sheppard, and Richard Tymond had contracted marriage and that he approved of the contract.

1487-06-27: Margery Sheppard, Response of Defendant
Responds that Richard Tymond had urged her to contract marriage on 26 March and 24 June 1486, after which she replied that she would not marry any man without her father`s consent. Responds that Tymond twice sent her silk laces; she returned one of them and paid 4d. for the other.

1487-05-28: Richard Pyrkyn, Witness for Plaintiff
Testifies that he was present on 22 May 1486, at Richard Tymond`s request, when Tymond and Margery Sheppard contracted marriage; agrees with witness John Hall, except that Margery Sheppard, he claims, agreed to marry Richard Tymond only if her father consented to it.

1489-10-22: Henry Kyrkeby  c. Eleanor Roberts  MarriageLondon Metropolitan Archives, MS DL/C/A/001/MS0906561r, 62v-63v, 67r-69r
1489-10-22: John at Wode, Witness for Plaintiff
Testifies that he witnessed a present contract between Henry Kyrkeby and Eleanor Roberts, 2 February 1489. Testifies that around 17 August, he heard that Roberts had contracted with another man; when he asked her about it, she denied the rumours, saying she wished to confirm her contract with Kyrkeby.
1489-10-22: John Kyrkeby, Witness for Plaintiff
Agrees with previous witness, John at Wode.