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- Year is exactly "1343"
Beaven Chronological Record: Thomas Leggy, Skinner. 1343, c Jan. Replaced Forsham. Broad Street, 1343–57. M.P. London, 1346, 1351, 1353. Died 1357; Will, July 15, enrolled October 16. [Beaven notes (V.II, p. 227) that in HR 71, f. 34, the name of Thomas de Grenstede occurs under date March 12, 1344, as Alderman of the Ward in which certain property in the Parish of St. Mary Woolchurch was situate. According to Beaven, "this must have been one of the four Wards Walbrook, Broad Street, Cheap or Langbourn, and almost certainly one of the two first of these, but there is no trace of any vacancy in any of them (or indeed in any other Ward) about this time to which an Alderman unnamed in Vol. I. of this work could have been elected. Grenstede is not mentioned anywhere else as Alderman of any Ward, and his name does not appear at all in any connexion in Dr. Sharpe's Calendars of Letter Books. I can only suggest the possibility that he was identical with Thomas Leggy, then Alderman of Broad…
Beaven I, 386
Served as Alderman. Walter de Mordone, Stockfishmonger; 1343 [Present Dec. 12, 1343, Acting April 8, 1344, Acting May 4, 1349]¹; Formerly Alderman of Candlewick. Will dated May 30, 1349, Enrolled May 16, 1351 [H.R. 79 (71)] [Citations: ¹. LBF, f. 75 b. H.R. 76 (265). H.R. 71 (35).]
Beaven I, 173
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