Dr Simon Payling

Current Research

Senior Research Fellow Commons 1422-1504

History of Parliament Research

My work at the History of Parliament currently focuses on the revision of earlier biographies.

Research and Publications

Outside the History my research interests include the legal profession, the law governing the descent of real property, marriage contracts and murder. My  publications include:

- Political Society in Lancastrian England: The Greater Gentry of Nottinghamshire (Oxford, 1991);