Word Origin for wardmote
Examples from the Web for wardmote
Mr. Houston, the attorney who officiated at the wardmote, was not suffered to make his report of the election.London and the Kingdom - Volume III|Reginald R. Sharpe
The wardmote had inquest jurisdiction over immorality or bad behavior such as vagrancy, delinquency, illegitimacy, and disputes.Our Legal Heritage, 5th Ed.|S. A. Reilly
Holinshed and the Wardmote Book both explicitly assert this.Arden of Feversham|Anonymous
The widow Wadlowe's name is returned for the last time by the Wardmote on December 21st, 1629.
John Wadlow's name occurs for the last time in the Wardmote return of December, 1660.