Fasti Ecclesiae Anglicanae 1300-1541: Volume 10, Coventry and Lichfield Diocese. Originally published by Institute of Historical Research, London, 1964.
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PREBENDARIES OF WHITTINGTON AND BERKSWICK
Adderbury coll. 17 Dec. 1298 (Reg. 1 (Langeton) f. 1b). Comite claimed preb. 17 Jan. 1300 by virtue of prov. (CPL. 1 591), but does not appear to have gained possession, since Adderbury res. 1303 when precentor.
Coll. 21 Jan. 1304 (Reg. 1 (Langeton) f. 21b). Bp. of Bath and Wells 1309. (fn. 1)
De Amelio had been prov. to canonry with reservn. of preb. 28 Dec. 1317 (CPL. 11 168). Mand. adm. to preb. of Whittington and Berkswick 2 July 1331 (Reg. 11 (Northburgh) f. 147). Adm. 15 Sept. (ibid. f. 148). Royal gr. to Kildesby 16 Feb. 1340 (CPR. 1338-1340 p. 451). Adm. 13 July (Bodl. Libr., MS. Ashmole 794 f. 81). Mand. to chapt. to install 24 July (CPR. 1340-1343 p. 13). Stated in royal mand. that although bp. had accepted Kildesby as preb., chapt. still unwilling to install (ibid.). Adm. by chapt. Aug. (Bodl. Libr., MS. Ashmole 794 f. 81). Royal prohibns. 19 Oct. 1342 against persons supporting claims of de Amelio, papal provisor, to preb. (CPR. 1340-1343 pp. 561-2). Mand. to arrest supporters of de Amelio, 10 Nov. (ibid. p. 584). Second similar mand. against claims of de Amelio 16 May 1343 (CPR. 1343- 1345 p. 87). De Amelio d. before 12 Oct. 1348 (CPP. 1139). Mugge prov. s.d. to preb. of de Amelio, notwithstanding that preb. had been occupied by Kildesby for three years (ibid.). Bryane prov. to preb. void by d. of de Amelio, and occupied by Kildesby, 29 Oct. (ibid. p. 141). Kildesby d. before 17 Jan. 1351 and Bryane appears to have gained possession but displaced by prov. of Clavile 25 Apr. 1353 (ibid. p. 244). Bryane regained preb. Jan. 1357 when Clavile prov. to precentorship. Clavile did not gain possession of precentorship, but does not appear to have contested preb., since Bryane occ. Oct. 1366 (Reg. Langham p. 55). D. before 22 Feb. 1389 (A.C. 1 ff. 17b-18).
Adm. 22/26 Feb. 1389 (A.C. 1 ff. 17b-18; Bodl. Libr., MS. Ashmole 794 f. 195b). Estate ratif. 11 Aug. (CPR. 1388-1392 p. 98). Exch. preb. with Thomas Benet for ch. of Lydeard St Lawrence, Som., 16 Jan. 1406 (Reg. VII (Burghill) ff. 61b-62).
By exch. Jan. 1406. Mand. adm. 13 Feb. (Reg. VII (Burghill) f. 62). Adm. 14 Feb. (A.C. 1 f. 70b). Exch. preb. with Ralph Canon for ch. of High Ham, Som., 2 March (Reg. W. Giffard and H. Bowet, ed. T. S. Holmes (Somerset Record Soc., xiii, 1899) p. 58).