Churchwardens' accounts: 1534-5

Pages 366-369

The Medieval Records of A London City Church St Mary At Hill, 1420-1559. Originally published by Trübner, London, 1905.

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[a.d. 1534–5.

Iohn Potter Wardens.
Wolston Wynne

Obit List.

Chantry Quitrent List.

Chantry Accounts.

Church Rents.]

(fn. 1) Paymentes ffor the Chyrche.

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Item, paid to Wolston Wyn ffor makyng of a deske in seynt stephyns Chapell' iij s
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[Many expenses for house repairs.]

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(fn. 2) Item, paid to the seriant ffor warnynge of ye vewars that went to see owr londe at the towr hill' xij d
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Item, paid to Wolston Wynne ffor a quarter of planche bord to amend serteyn pewes in the chirche and to amend the fflowre in the quyre ix d
Item, paid ffor j c of ynglishe v peny nayle v d
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Item, paid to Iohn mathewe ffor the apparelynge of xxvij bokes, gret & small', with lether & claspes xxiij s vj d
Item, paid to Iohn thrower, clark, ffor makyng of a byll' of the mynd of the parysshons viij d
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Item, paid ffor the sessyng of the laystall' iiij d
Item, paid ffor water for the chirche ye hole yere iiij d
Item, paid ffor bromes ffor the chirch ye hole yere iiij d
Item, paid ffor vj queres of paper ffor ye chirch besynes iiij d
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[Quitrents and Allowances.]

(fn. 3) Clarkes Wages ande beame ligh't.

Item, Rec' of the clarkes wages this yere as yt appereth by ye Rowle off gatherynge off the same viij l'i xj s vij d
Item, Rec' ffor ye pascall' money & beame light ix s x d
Summa of thes Receytes, ix l'i xvij d.


Item, paid to Robert oklond ffor cristmas quarter xlv s. Item, to hym ffor owr lady day quarter and mydsomer quarter iij l'i x s. Item, paid to hym the viij day of August for vj wekes & iij dais, after iiij d q, ye day, xiij s vij d vj l'i viij s vij d
Item, paid to thoms Axe ffor cristmas quarter xl s. Item, to hym for other iij quarteres, after ix l'i ye yer, vj l'i xv s viij l'i xv s
Item, paid to Richard newgate, conducte, for his yeres wages viij l'i
Item, paid to Wylliam paten, paryshe clark for his yeres wages endynge at myghelmas vj l'i xiij s iiij d
Item, paid to thoms hoggesson, sexten, ffor his hole yeres wages endyng at myghelmas iiij l'i
Item, to mychaell' gren ffor a yeres wages viij l'i
Summa of thes paymentes, xlj l'i xvj s xj d.
So the paymentes amountes ouer & above ye Receytes, xxxij l'i xv s vj d.

(fn. 4) Casuall' Receytes this yere.

Rec' ffor a pytt in the body of the Chirche ffor old mastres Altroppe vj s viij d
Item, Rec' of thomas clayton ffor a pyt in the body of the Chirche ffor his wyff x s. Item, more ffor a knyll' of vj owres with the gret bell' ffor mastres Clayton vj s viij d xvj s viij d
Summa of thes Receytes, xxiij s iiij d.

[Wax Reckoning.


(fn. 5) ffor the parsons dute.

anthony elderton ffor smartes kaye, j yere, xxvj l'i xiij s iiij d, at ij s ix d iij l'i xij s x d ob.
Robert Game, j yere, x l'i, at ij s ix d, xxvij s vj d, wherof R' of Robert Game xviij s vj d. Rest ix s
Rest to the chirch of this recoveryng iiij l'i xxij d ob.
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(fn. 6) Thomas malby oweth for a holle yere of the Rent granted to the dayly serves by sir alen perse for ano 1532 xx l'i s x d
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(fn. 7) Memorandum: to Recover of raffe challenger vj s viij d; & is ffor that he sulde a paid vntylle a man that shoulde abyne parishe prest the which vj s viij d our churche warden dyd paye yt ffor chalengor ffor Mr parsoun vj s viij d


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