BOLTER, Thomas, of Horsham, Suss.

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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Family and Education

poss. s. of William Bolter of Horsham.1 m. (1) by Sept. 1411, Alice; (2) Joan. ?1s.

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In 1411 Bolter and his wife Alice conveyed to William Seeke, chaplain, a certain plot of land at Horsham containing an ‘acquaecadium scilicet waterfall’. Reference to more land and a house belonging to Bolter was made in another deed, dated 1425. By 1447 his widow Joan had acquired a life interest in a tenement and garden in the town, which was to revert after her death to William Bolter, probably Thomas’s son.2

Ref Volumes: 1386-1421

Author: L. S. Woodger


  • 1. Add. Chs. 8847, 18683.
  • 2. Ibid. 8863, 8884; Cat. Wiston Archs. ed. Booker, no. 1345.