WATERDEN, John (d.1435), of Bishop's Lynn, Norf.
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Family and Education
Unlike other members of his family, who were merchants, John trained to be a lawyer. He is first heard of in May 1410 as ‘of Norfolk’, when standing surety in Chancery for the release of a local man from prison. In 1419, along with his kinsmen, Thomas and Richard Waterden, he assisted in the conveyance of a messuage in Bishop’s Lynn to