Sources for Betley history

Legal Records - Manor Court Sittings

1616 April 16

Betley Manor Court. View of Frankpledge and Court Baron of Ralph Egerton.

Staffordshire Record Office, Stafford, ref 3764/7

1793 Oct 3rd

Manor of Betley, Staffordshire

The Court Leet. View of Frankpledge and Court Baron of Charles Tollet Esqr., Lord of the said Manor held at the Dwellinghouse of John Jackson known by the sign of the Blackhorse in Betley aforesaid on Thursday the 3rd Day of October 1793, and afterwards by Adjournment on Thursday the 10th day of October in the year aforesaid before William Harding Gentleman Steward there.

Staffordshire Record Office, ref D3272/1/22/8/1