HERVY, Walter, of Wallingford, Berks.

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. 1380
Nov. 1384

Family and Education

Offices Held

Bailiff, Wallingford, Mich. 1381-3, 1398-9.1


Described either as a butcher or as a fishmonger, Hervy appears in the record of every borough court held at Wallingford between 1375 and 1402, frequently acting as a juror at views of frankpledge. He himself was amerced many times for selling bad meat and fish, and also for charging excessive prices.2

Ref Volumes: 1386-1421

Author: Charles Kightly


  • 1. Berks. RO, W/JBb/40, 41; W/FR/7.
  • 2. Berks. RO, W/JBb/29, 30, 34-58.