Agatha de la Poynte
ID:
 
37
 
Town:
 
Chichester
 
Communities:
  
Religious Titles:
 

Prioress of Lyminster, occurs 1294 and 1296.

 
Orders:
 

Benedictine

 
Misc Info:
 

Agatha is listed as a petitioner during the summer parliament of 1302 in which she requests forgiveness of the taxes levied against the house of Lyminster which, due to the Gascon war, she is unable to pay. She also complains that the nuns are constantly harassed by the sheriff of Sussex who attempts to seize goods in payment of the taxes. PRO: SC 8/315/E193.

 
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Contributor:
 
WRL Project
 
Community ID Global:
 
1070
 
Biography ID Global:
 
605