Exeter Freeman 1298-1761

Extracted from Exeter Freeman 1266-1967 by Margery Rowe and Andrew M. Jackson c. 1973 and others.

1298 John De Wreiford of Bovey at instance of Roger Le Whetene steward in the 24th year

1323 MC Roll 16-17 Edward II Sept 19 Gilbert Le Whetene at instance of Richard de Ottery, clerk of the castle

1346 John Le Whetene, junior of Morton Fine of 1 ₤

1584 Aug 2 Richard Wheaton, Merchant, App if Nichloas Spicer still in Exeter in 1609

1598 Jan 30 Peter Collton, merchant, apprentice Richard Wheaton

1609 Sept 3 Otto Wheaton, Merchant, son of Peter Wheadon

1658 Aug 30 Roger Michell, cordwainer, apprentice of Gilbert Wheaton

1695 Dec 2 Peter Wheadon, Locksm, App of Walter Sparke

1701 Roll Freeman 1701-1710 and Mayor’s Court Book 1695-1703 Dec 15 Thomas Wheadon, Barber, Fine of 1 ₤ 1S 6d having served 7 years apprenticeship with John Macy, Barber, 11 Dec 1701 AB 1684-1731

1734 ROF 1731-1734 & MCB 1727-1758 Dec 2 John Wheadon, Apprentice of John Halstaffe Locksmith

1741 ROF 1740-1741 AND MCB 1727—1758 Thomas Wheadon, Barber by order of Mayor and Council

1747 Peter Wheadon, Barber, son of Peter Wheadon LSmith

1761 John Wheaton, Glover, App of John Suanders

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