CRONER, John, of Lyme Regis, Dorset.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1386-1421, ed. J.S. Roskell, L. Clark, C. Rawcliffe., 1993
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Sept. 1397

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In 1395 and 1396 Croner witnessed conveyances of property in Lyme belonging to John Dorset* and Walter Tropenell*, respectively. As a parishioner of Lyme, he gave evidence in 1405 and 1408 to the dean of Salisbury as to the state of the local church, which at the latter date was in a ruinous condition.2

Ref Volumes: 1386-1421

Author: L. S. Woodger


  • 1. W. Prynne, Brevia Parliamentaria Rediviva, iv. 1050, listed Hugh Croner. Although the surname given on the return is now illegible, the Christian name is clearly John.
  • 2. C146/1597; Harl. Ch. 48G 9; Reg. John Chandler (Wilts. Rec. Soc. xxxix), 21, 204.