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John LAYDMAN, of Killmond Wood

John LAYDMAN, of Killmond Wood

Male Abt 1600 - 1693  (~ 93 years)

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  • Name John LAYDMAN 
    Suffix of Killmond Wood 
    Born Abt 1600 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1693 
    Buried 21 Sep 1693  Bowes, YKS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • of Killmonwood
    Person ID I10954  Our Family History
    Last Modified 20 Nov 2013 

    Father John? LAIDMAN,   b. Abt 1560,   d. Aft 1610  (Age ~ 51 years) 
    Family ID F8946  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
     1. John LAIDMAN, of Killmond Wood,   b. ca 1630-1640,   d. 1696  (Age ~ 56 years)
     2. William LAIDMAN,   b. Abt 1624,   d. 1707  (Age ~ 83 years)
    Last Modified 21 Jun 2016 
    Family ID F8947  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 21 Sep 1693 - Bowes, YKS Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Bowes, Kilmond Wood in 2002
    Bowes, Kilmond Wood in 2002
    Home of John Laidman.
    Bowes, Kilmond Wood in 2002
    Bowes, Kilmond Wood in 2002
    Bowes, Ox Pasture Farm in 2002
    Bowes, Ox Pasture Farm in 2002
    which in 1656 was "in the Tenure or occupation of John Laydman Sonne of Barnard Laydman".
    Bowes, Cow Close 2002
    Bowes, Cow Close in 2002
    which John was farming in 1656.
    Bowes, St Giles
    Bowes, St Giles
    where John was buried in 1693.

  • Notes 
    • Durham Record Office Ref No. D/MOB 2/46
      4 December 1656
      (1) Francis Moss, John Stone, Nathaniel Manton, Methuselah Turner and Thomas Benson, citizens of the City of London
      (2) Christopher Hamby of West Gates, Yorkshire, gent.; Leonard Laydman of Bowes, Yorkshire, yeoman; John Laydman of Kilmond Wood, Yorkshire, yeoman; and Lionel Mitchell of Boldron, Yorkshire, yeoman Feoffment of the messuages, lands and cottages as specified at Bowes, Stonykeld, Sleightholme, Spittle and Boldron, in the parishes of Bowes and Stratford [Startforth], parts of the manors of Middleham and Richmond
      Consideration: £3 to (1), and £2,400 to Thomas Player, esq., Chamberlain of the City of London
      [For 19th century copy, see D/HH 2/12/98]
      (Parchment, 5 membranes, defective)
      John Laidman is mentioned: And three Cattlegates in the field or pasture Ground called Cow Close and one Cattlegate in the field or pasture Ground called Ox pasture To the said last mentioned Messuage or Tenement belonging as the same now are or late were in the Tenure or occupation of John Laydman Sonne of Barnard Laydman his Assignee or Assignees undertennant or undertennants At and under the yeerely rent of six shillings and two pence...
      Possibly referring to Leonard Laidman ID G1048 (John Laydman’s uncle), or Leonard Laidman ID I1630 (John Laydman’s first cousin), as could all the following documents:

      Durham Record Office Ref No. D/MOB 2/26
      27 August 1657
      (1) Christopher Hamby of Westgates in the parish of Bowes, Yorkshire, gent.; Leonard Laydman of Bowes; John Laydman of Kilmond Wood in the parish of Bowes; Lionel Mitchell of Boldron in the parish of Startforth, Yorkshire; yeomen
      (2) Frances Thomlinson of Poole, Yorkshire, yeoman, and Jane his wife Grant by (1) to (2) of a tenement and parcels of land in Bowes Rent: £1 5s. 8d. p.a.
      (Parchment, 1 membrane)

      (2) George Daile, gentleman, Steward of the Manor of Bowes
      Bond of (1) to (2) in £100 for due performance of the executorship of Cuthbert Thompson by Jane and William
      (1 paper)

      This Indenture made the fourth day of December in the yeare of our Lord one thousand six hundred and fifty six Between Francis Moss John Stone Nathaniel Manton Methuselah Turner and Thomas Benson Cittizens of the Citty of London on the one parte, and Christopher Hamby of West Yates in the County of Yorke Gent, Leonard Laydman of Bowes in the said Countie of Yorke Yeoman and John Laydman of Kilmond Wood in the said County of York Yeoman and Lionel Mitchell of Boldron in the said County of Yorke Yeoman on the other part....

      Durham Record Office ref. D/X 591/60
      24 September 1657
      (1) Christopher Hanby of Westgates, Yorks, gentleman, Leonard Laydman of Bowes, John Laydman of Kilmondwood and Lyonell Mitchell of Boldron, Yorks, yeomen
      (2) James Taylor of Boldron, mason

      Bargain and sale by (1) to (2), with livery of seisin endorsed, of 2 customary dwellinghouses, a croft (1 acre), 2 closes called Westland Towne (6 acres), 4 riggs in the Flatt (2 acres), 2 riggs in the East field (1 acre), 5 dales in the Flowers (2 acres), 4 cattlegates in the Inn Moor and 8 cattlegates in Thornbury, all at Boldron, charged with an annual fee farm rent of 6s 2d. Recites previous deeds whereby the Mayor, Aldermen and Commonalty of the City of London conveyed customary property in the parishes of Bowes and Startforth to (1).
      (Parchment, 1 membrane).

      Durham Record Office Ref No. D/MOB 7/25
      24 September 1657
      (1) John Prayne of Levie Poole in the parish of Bowes, yeoman
      (2) Christopher Hamby of Westgates in the parish of Bowes, gent.; Leonard Laydman of Bowes; John Laydman of Kilmond Wood in the parish of Bowes; Lionel Mitchell of Boldron in the parish of Startforth, Yorkshire Bond of (1) to (2) in £46 for the protection of (2) from claims made by James Richardson concerning the grant of a messuage, house and garth belonging to his father, Thomas Richardson of Boldron, [yeoman] deceased, to Thomas Atkin of Boldron, until he reaches the age of 21
      (1 paper)

      Durham Record Office Ref No. D/MOB 2/28
      2 October 1657
      (1) Christopher Hanby of Westgates in the parish of Bowes, Yorkshire, gent.; Leonard Laydman of Bowes; John Laydman of Killmond Wood in the parish of Bowes; Lionel Mitchell of Boldron in the parish of Startforth, Yorkshire; yeomen
      (2) Frances Raylton of Bowes, yeoman, and William Raylton of Bowes, yeoman
      Grant by (1) to (2) of land [in Bowes]
      Rent: 6s. 6d. p.a.
      (Parchment, 1 membrane)

      Durham Record Office Ref No. D/MOB 2/29
      2 October 1657
      (1) Christopher Hanby of Westgates in the parish of Bowes, Yorkshire, gent.; Leonard Laydman of Bowes; John Laydman of Killmond Wood in the parish of Bowes; Lionel Mitchell of Boldron in the parish of Startforth, Yorks.; yeomen
      (2) Anthony Whitell (?), yeoman
      [Rest of deed illegible]
      (Parchment, 1 membrane)

      Durham Record Office Ref No. D/MOB 2/30
      [ ] October 1657
      (1) Christopher Hanby of Westgates in the parish of Bowes, gent.; Leonard Laydman of Bowes; John Laydman of KilmondWood in the parish of Bowes; Lionel Mitchell of Boldron in the parish of Startforth, Yorkshire; yeomen
      (2) John Laydman of Under Kilmond in the parish of Bowes Grant by (1) to (2) of [rest of deed illegible]
      Rent: 5s. 8d. p.a.
      (Parchment, 1 membrane)

      Durham Record Office Ref No. D/MOB 2/31
      [ ] 1657
      (1) Christopher Hamby of Westgates in the parish of Bowes, gent.; Leonard Laydman of Bowes; John Laydman of Kilmond Wood in the parish of Bowes; John Laydman of Kilmond Wood; Lionel Mitchell of Boldron in the parish of Startforth, Yorkshire; yeomen
      (2) George [Deanham] of Bowes, labourer
      Grant by (1) to (2) of a cottage, house and garth in Bowes
      Rent: 1s. p.a.
      (Parchment, 1 membrane)

      Durham Record Office Ref No. D/MOB 2/32
      [ ] 1657
      (1) Christopher Hamby of Westgates in the parish of Bowes, gent.; Leonard Laydman of Bowes; John Laydman of Kilmond Wood in the parish of Bowes; Lionel Mitchell of Boldron in the parish of Startforth, Yorkshire; yeomen
      (2) Thomas Laydman of Bowesfield in the parish of Bowes
      Grant by (1) to (2) of [land in the parish of Bowes and Boldron]
      (Parchment, 1 membrane)

      Durham Record Office Ref No. D/MOB 2/33
      [ ] 1657
      (1) Christopher Hanby of Westgates in the parish of Bowes, gent.; Leonard Laydman of Bowes; John Laydman of Kilmond Wood in the parish of Bowes; Lionel Mitchell of Boldron in the parish of Startforth, Yorkshire; yeomen
      (2) Robert Hird of Bowes, [weaver]
      Grant by (1) to (2) of a cottage, house and garth (2 v.) [in Bowes] (boundaries specified)
      Consideration: £20
      Rent: 4d. p.a.
      (Parchment, 1 membrane)

      Durham Record Office Ref No. D/MOB 2/34
      [2]9 [ ] 1657
      (1) Christopher Hamby of Westgates in the parish of Bowes, gent.; Leonard Laydman of Bowes; John Laydman of Kilmond Wood in the parish of Bowes; Lionel Mitchell of Boldron in the parish of Startforth, Yorkshire; yeomen
      (2) John Paycocke of [ ], Cambridgeshire, draper
      Grant by (1) to (2) of a messuage and parcels of land [in Bowes]
      Rent: 6s. 6d. p.a.
      (Parchment, 1 membrane)

      Durham Record Office Ref No. D/MOB 2/47
      22 September 1657
      (1) Christopher Hamby of Westgates, Yorkshire, gent.; Leonard Laydman of Bowes, John Laydman of Killmondwood, Lionell Mitchell of Boldron, Yorkshire, yeomen
      (2) Christopher Alderson of Sleightholme, Yorkshire Conveyance of customary messuages and tenements in Bowes, Boldron, Stony Keld, Sleightholme and Spittle in the parishes of Bowes and Startforth, and part of the manor of Richmond and Middleham, Yorkshire
      Rent: 18s.10d. p.a.
      (Parchment, 1 membrane, defective)

      Durham Record Office Ref No. D/MOB 2/48
      [1656 - 1657]
      (1) [Christopher Hamby of Westgates, Yorkshire, gent.; Leonard Laydman of Bowes, Yorkshire, yeoman; John Laydman of Kilmond Wood, Yorkshire, yeoman; and Lionel Mitchell of Boldron, Yorkshire, yeoman]
      (2) [Francis Moss, John Stone, Nathaniel Manton, Methuselah Turner and Thomas Benson, citizens of the City of London]
      Conveyance [indecipherable]
      (Parchment, 1 membrane, defective)

      Extracts from The Records of the Merchant Adventurers of Newcastle upon Tyne. Vol. II. Publications of the Surtees Society, vol. Ci, 1899
      Enrolments of Apprentices and Admissions of Freemen:
      Name of Apprentice: William Laidman
      Name of Father of Apprentice: John Laidman of Killmount, Yorkshire, gentn.
      Master: Marke Milbancke
      Boothman, Draper, or Mercer: M[ercer]
      Date of Indentures: 1 Mar 1659
      Date of Enrolment: 22 Jun 1659

      Durham Record Office Ref No. D/MOB 2/35
      21 April 1659
      (1) Christopher Hanby of Westgates in the parish of Bowes, gent.; Leonard Laydman of Bowes; John Laydman of Kilmond Wood in the parish of Bowes; Lionel Mitchell of Boldron in the parish of Startforth, Yorkshire; yeomen
      (2) William Coats of Bowes, labourer
      Grant by (1) to (2) of a messuage [ ]
      Rent: 1d. p.a.
      (Parchment, 1 membrane)

      Durham Record Office Ref No. D/MOB 2/36
      21 May 16[5 ]
      (1) Christopher Hamby of Westgates in the parish of Bowes, gent.; Leonard Laydman of Bowes; John Laydman of Kilmond Wood in the parish of Bowes; Lionel Mitchell of Boldron in the parish of Startforth, Yorkshire; yeomen
      (2) Thomas Thompson of [ ], Yorkshire, yeoman
      Grant by (1) to (2) of a messuage and parcels of land in Bowes
      Rent: 5s. 1d. p.a.
      (Parchment, 1 membrane)

      Durham Record Office Ref No. D/MOB 2/37
      [ ] September 165[ ]
      (1) Christopher Hamby of Westgates in the parish of Bowes, gent.; Leonard Laydman of Bowes; John Laydman of Kilmond Wood in the parish of Bowes; Lionel Mitchell of Boldron in the parish of Startforth, Yorkshire; yeomen
      (2) Michael Clarkson of Boldron, Yorks.
      Grant by (1) to (2) of a messuage [rest of deed illegible]
      (Parchment, 1 membrane)

      Durham Record Office Ref No. D/MOB 2/38
      1 August 1666
      (1) Christopher Hanby of Westgates in the parish of Bowes, gent.; Leonard Laydman of Bowes; John Laydman of Kilmond Wood in the parish of Bowes; Lionel Mitchell of Boldron in the parish of Startforth, Yorkshire; yeomen
      (2) James Richard (?) of York, bricklayer
      Grant by (1) to (2) of [rest of deed illegible]
      (Parchment, 1 membrane)

      Durham Record Office Ref No. D/MOB 2/39
      25 September [ ]
      (1) Christopher Hamby of Westgates in the parish of Bowes, gents.; Leonard Laydman of Bowes; John Laydman of Kilmond Wood in the parish of Bowes; Lionel Mitchell of Boldron, Yorkshire; yeomen
      (2) John Copeland of [ ], Yorks.; yeoman
      Grant by (1) to (2) of a messuage and lands [in Bowes]
      Rent; 16s. 5d. p.a.
      (Parchment, 1 membrane)

      Durham Record Office Ref No. D/MOB 2/41
      6 November 1676
      (1) Christopher Hanby of Westgates in the parish of Bowes, gent.; John Laydman of Kilmond Wood in the parish of Bowes, yeoman; Lionel Mitchell of Northfields in the parish of Bowes, yeoman
      (2) Thomas Buckle of Bowes, labourer
      Grant by (1) to (2) of a messuage and premises in Bowes (boundaries specified)
      Rent: 8d. p.a.
      (Parchment, 1 membrane)

      Durham Record Office Ref No. D/MOB 7/5
      12 October 1671
      (1) Jane Thompson of Streethead, Yorks., widow; William Thompson of Streethead aforesaid, yeoman; John Laydman of Kilmond Wood, Yorks., yeoman and James Richardson of Northfield, Yorks.

      Durham Record Office Ref No. D/MOB 7/29
      6 October 1673
      (1) Leonard Maddison of [Rushy]ford, yeoman, and Grace his wife; John Laydman of Kilmond Wood in the parish of Bowes, gent., and James Rayne of Stonyfield, yeoman
      (2) George Daile, gent., steward of the Manor of Bowes
      Bond of (1) to (2) in £70 for due performance of the executorship of Margaret [Daile] by Leonard Maddison and his wife, Grace
      (3 papers)


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