Sompting Hospital
Community ID
 
804
 
Alternate Names
 
Blessed Virgin and S. Anthony, Cokeham
 
Town
 
Chichester
 
Diocese
 
Chichester
 
Region
 
Sussex
 
Medieval Location
 
Cokeham inside Sompting
 
Modern Location
 
Cokeham
 
Corporate Status
 
Hospital
 
Date Founded
 
1288 or earlier
 
Date Terminated
 
1351 or later
 
Religious Order
 
Augustinian
 
Rule
 
Augustinian
 
Foundation Information
 

For women and probably also for men.

 
Notable Members/Residents/Guests
 

Agnes, daughter of Michael di'Launcing, sued Chaplian Aumary for her income in 1288. (Assize R. 929, m. 19 d.)

 
Dependency Of
 

In 1351 the hospital was granted to the priory of Hardham.

 
Secular Political Affiliations
 

Adversary with Cokeham manor to Ralph di'Camoys in 1321. Granted male monastery Hardham in 1351.

 
Litigations
 

Adversary with Cokeham manor to Ralph di'Camoys in 1321. Granted male monastery Hardham in 1351.

 
Early Documents
 

[1]Inmate suite V Chaplain in 1288.
[2]Sale of property (1328).

 
Contributors
 
WRL Project
 
Date Started
 
1288
 
Date Finished
 
1351
 
Length
 
462