Viewing Event Record: Chancery, Duke and Heywood vs Browne: Court orders Duke's arrest

Abstract

The Worcester's Men, led by John Duke and Thomas Heywood, sue Robert Browne in Chancery Court. A court order dated 29 May 1602 records that Browne's counsel has served a subpoena on Duke for costs, who has not paid them. The Court awards the attachment of Duke by the sheriff of London.

Date Event Recorded

Date
From: 29 May 1602 (Source of claim: original)

Date Event Happened

Date
From: 29 May 1602 (Source of claim: transcription)

Venues

Name
Boar's Head

People

Name Role
Browne, Robert (III) defendant
Stavely, William defendant's counsel
Duke, John plaintiff

Event Type

  • arrest
  • company business
  • court case