Viewing Event Record: Requests, Cuthbert Burbage vs Allen: Burbage swears an affidavit

Abstract

In an affidavit pertaining to his suit in the Court of Requests concerning the Theatre property, Cuthbert Burbage accuses Giles Allen of pressing his own trespass suit at the King's Bench against Burbage, despite the injunction ordering him to stop further proceedings until Burbage's suit is settled at Requests.

Date Event Recorded

Date
From: 11 June 1600 (Source of claim: transcription)

Date Event Happened

Date
From: 11 June 1600 (Source of claim: transcription)

Venues

Name
Theatre

People

Name Role
Allen, Giles defendant
Burbage, Cuthbert plaintiff

Event Type

  • court case
  • playhouse business