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    Short Title Bill of complaint of Elizabeth Whitfield 
    Author Nottingham.ac.uk 
    Publisher (http://mss-cat.nottingham.ac.uk/DServe/dserve.exe?dsqIni=Dserve.ini&dsqApp=Archive&dsqDb=Catalog&dsqCmd=show.tcl&dsqSearch=%28RefNo==%22Pa%2FL%2F2%22%29&PF=Yes) 
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    Source ID S3461 
    Text Title       Bill of complaint of Elizabeth Whitfield.
    DatesOfCreation       15th century
    Content Description Also described on the reverse as 'The Fyne of Elyzabeth Swylyngton and hir compleyntis, The bill of the same'. Elizabeth Swillington was married to Robert Sampson by 1427 and to Bartholomew Whitfield by 1439. The bill is an account of Elizabeth's imprisonment and persecution by Ralph, Lord Cromwell, between 1433 and 1443.
    PublnNote Professor Thorlac Turville-Petre, 'The Persecution of Elizabeth Swillington by Ralph, Lord Cromwell' in Nottingham Medieval Studies, 1998, vol. 42, pp. 174-187 [full transcription with explanatory notes] 
    Linked to Elizabeth SWILLINGTON