Viewing Event Record: Chancery, Francis and Richard Langley vs Woodliffe: Browne seizes Boar's Head profits

Abstract

Francis and Richard Langley sue Oliver Woodliffe in Chancery Court. A court order reports that, according to Woodliffe's counsel, Robert Browne seizes the whole profits of the Boar's Head for himself, and refuses to pay either the Langley's or Woodliffe.

Date Event Recorded

Date
From: 15 January 1602 (Source of claim: original)

Date Event Happened

Date
From: 22 August 1601 To: 15 January 1602 (Source of claim: transcription)

Venues

Name
Boar's Head

People

Name Role
Ayloff, defendant's counsel
Langley, Richard plaintiff
Langley, Francis plaintiff
Browne, Robert (III) playhouse inhabitant

Event Type

  • court case
  • playhouse business