SKINNER, John I, of Maldon, Essex.

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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Jan. 1390

Family and Education

Offices Held

Clerk of the market, Maldon Jan. 2385-6, 1387-90; wardman 1386-7.1


In 1387 Skinner and Peter Man of Maidon were arraigned in the borough court at Colchester for debt. He was elected as one of the overseers of repairs to the Hey bridge at Maldon two years later, and in 1394 he was chosen to assist the bailiff. In 1395 a man from Shoebury obtained a royal pardon of outlawry for not appearing in the lawcourts to answer him for a debt of £4 6s.8d.2

Ref Volumes: 1386-1421

Author: K.N. Houghton


  • 1. Essex RO, Maldon ct. bk. i. ff. 1, 3-5.
  • 2. Colchester Moot Hall, ct. roll 26 m. 5; Maldon ct. bk. i. ff. 5-6; CPR, 1391-6, p. 677.