Types of Cause: Tithes – pigs

Tithes of pigs, being from animal husbandry, were small tithes and so were normally payable to the vicar or his farmer (see ‘Tithes – modus’ under ‘Subjects’).

Piglets

EDC 5/1580/6 – John Vawdrey and Richard Vawdrey, gentlemen, farmers of the tithes of Saint Oswald contra Richard Webb, William Janeon the elder and William Janeon the younger