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1314 - John Petit of Shorne pardoned

Record
Date 1314
Topic John Petyt of Shorne, co. Kent, pardoned for death of John le Ismongere, and also of any outlawry incurred thereby, in recognition of his good service in Scotland
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Shorne, Kent.

By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2017-03-08. Revised by Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2017-05-08.

Record

[1 Sep. 1314:]
  Pardon to John Petyt of Shorne, co. Kent, on account of his good service in Scotland, for the death of John le Ismongere of Shorne, and also of any outlawry incurred thereby.
By K. on the information of W. de Melton.

  The like, word for word, for John Poteman of Shorne, co. Kent.

By K. on the information of W. de Melton.[1]

Source notes

The quoted text is a calendar summary of the record.

IRHB comments

In view of the date we must assume that John Petyt had fought at the Battle of Bannockburn, 24 June , 1314.[2]

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  1. [Handcock, G.F., compil.; Fowler, R.C., compil.; Maxwell-Lyte, Henry Churchill, introd.] Calendar of the Patent Rolls preserved in the Public Record Office: Edward II. A.D. 1313-1317 (London, 1898), p. 168.
  2. For which see for instance Wikipedia: Battle of Bannockburn; Mackenzie, W.M. The Battle of Bannockburn: A Study in Medieval Warfare (Glasgow, 1913).