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## [m.36] CORPORATIONS AND COMPANIES OF THE CITY OF LONDON

### 191. Salters (fn. 1)

*Priest in All Hallows Bread Street:* lands given by Thomas Beamounde,
£17 17s 4d p.a. Of which, £7 11s 8d to Sir John Cornysshe, priest; (fn. 2) 14s 8d
quitrent to the king; £3 0s 9d obit; £1 lights; total deductions £12 7s 1d.
Clear remainder £5 10s 3d p.a.

*Priest in St Mary Magdalene and All Hallows Bread Street:* lands given by
the same Thomas for his soul for ever, £16 4s p.a. Of which, £6 13s 4d to
Sir James Cade [priest]; 10s quitrent to the king; £4 9s 6½d obit; total
deductions £11 12s 10½d. Clear remainder £4 11s 1½d p.a.

*Priest in St Thomas the Apostle:* lands given by Richard Chawrey for ever,
£29 6s 8d p.a. Of which, £6 13s 4d to Sir Thomas Wawpole, priest; 10s obit;
£1 to prisoners in Newgate; total deductions £8 3s 4d. Clear remainder
£21 3s 4d p.a.

*Priest and obit in St Matthew Friday Street:* lands given by William Clerke,
£32 6s 8d p.a. Of which, £7 6s 8d to Sir John Smythe, priest; £1 quitrent to
the king; £1 13s 4d obit; total deductions £10. Clear remainder £22 6s 8d
p.a.

*Obit in the late house of the Friars Minor:* lands given by Thomas Brown
for ever, £8 p.a. Of which, £1 10s obit. Clear remainder £6 10s p.a.

*Obit in St Stephen Walbrook for 20 years:* lands given by Sir John Cotes,
kt., £4 p.a. Of which, 13s 4d obit. Clear remainder £3 6s 8d p.a.

### 192. Skinners (fn. 3)

*Augmentation of the salary of a priest in St Anthony, and obit there:* lands
given by John Draper for his soul for ever, £7 10s 8d p.a. Of which,
£2 13s 4d to the augmentation of "Gothams" (fn. 4) priest; £3 6s 8d to the
rector of St Anthony's; £1 1s 8d obit; £1 8s 8d to the poor prisoners of
Newgate; total deductions £8 10s 4d. Clear remainder Nil.

*Priest and obit in St Mary Aldermary:* lands and tenements given by John
Uphavering for his soul for ever, £10 13s 4d p.a. Of which, £6 13s 4d to
Sir Nicholas Dunston, priest; 6s 8d obit; £2 quitrent to the king; total
deductions £9. Clear remainder £1 13s 4d p.a.

*Priest in Guildhall chapel, and obit in the charnel house:* lands given by
Henry Burton for his soul for ever, £36 5s 4d p.a. Of which, £8 to Sir
Robert Foxe, priest; £2 6s 8d obit; total deductions £10 6s 8d. Clear
remainder £25 18s 8d p.a.

*Priest and obit in St Mary Aldermary:* lands given by John Clyff for his soul
for ever, £17 6s 8d p.a. Of which, £6 13s 4d to Sir Thomas Garnet, priest;
5s quitrent to the king; 13s 4d obit; total deductions £7 11s 8d. Clear
remainder £9 15s p.a.

*Obits: in St Stephen Walbrook for John Foster; in St Mary Colechurch for
William Wyken; in St Anthony for William Dalton; and in St Peter Cornhill
for Thomas White:* lands given by John Russell, £12 14s 4d p.a. Of which,
£1 17s 5d for the 4 obits. Clear remainder £10 16s 11d p.a.

*Torches and obits in the chapel of the charnel house:* 200 marks were given
by Thomas Mursen to buy lands for this purpose, and the master and
wardens have entered into a deed of covenant with Mr Judge, late alderman
of London, (fn. 5) to perform this, committing to this purpose lands worth
£12 13s 4d p.a.

*Obit in St Mary Aldermary:* a tenement in the parish of St Martin Orgar,
given by Thomas Welles for his soul for ever: 10s p.a. is spent at the obit.

*Obit in St Anthony:* lands given by William Gregorie, £2 13s 4d p.a. Of
which, 13s 4d quitrent to the king; 5s obit; total deductions 18s 4d. Clear
remainder £1 15s p.a.

*Obit for John Russell in St Mary at Hill:* a tenement, £1 16s 8d p.a. Of
which, 17s 8d obit. Clear remainder 19s p.a.

[m.36d] *Two obits in St Botolph Billingsgate:** £2 p.a. spent.

*Obit in All Hallows Barking:* a tenement called the Ram's Head, given by
Nicholas Jennens, £5 p.a. Of which, £1 10s 4d obit. Clear remainder
£3 9s 4d p.a.

*Priest in St John Walbrook, and obit at Greyfriars:* lands and tenements
given by John Barre, £12 4s 4d p.a. Of which, £6 13s 4d to Sir Ralph
Shepard, priest; (fn. 6) 3s 4d obit; 1s 8d lights; total deductions £6 18s 4d. Clear
remainder £5 6s p.a.

### 193. Vintners

*Chaplain in St Martin* [*in the Vintry*]*:* lands given by Simon Adam, £7 6s 8d
p.a. Of which, £8 to Sir Thomas More, priest. Clear remainder Nil.

*Priest at Wilmslow* (*Wyndeslowe*), *Ches.:* £3 6s 8d p.a. paid by the master
and wardens in consideration of £100 given to them by Henry Trayforth.

*Priest and obit at the late Friars Preachers:* land given by Thomas Roger to
yield 5 marks p.a. for a priest and to maintain an obit, £9 12s p.a. Of which,
£3 6s 8d p.a. quitrent to the king; 6s 8d obit kept at St Martin's; total
deductions £3 13s 4d. Clear remainder £5 18s 8d p.a.

*Obit in St Martin in the Vintry:* lands given by Thomas Bayne, £2 10s p.a.
Of which, £1 obit. Clear remainder £1 10s p.a.

*Obit in St James Garlickhithe:* lands and tenements given by Nicholas Kent
for his soul for ever, £6 p.a. Of which, 8s obit. Clear remainder £5 12s
p.a.

*Obit for the soul of John Nicholl in St Martin in the Vintry:* lands given by
Guy (Gwye) Shuldehame for ever, £7 p.a. Of which, 15s obit. Clear
remainder £6 12s p.a.

*Obit in St Botolph Billingsgate:* lands and tenements given by Thomas
Owston for his soul for ever, £12 p.a. Of which, 15s 6d obit. Clear remainder £11 4s 6d p.a.

*Obit in St Martin in the Vintry:* lands and tenements given by William
Stafford for his soul for ever, £6 13s 4d p.a. Of which, £1 obit. Clear
remainder £5 13s 4d p.a.

*Obit in St Magnus:* lands and tenements given by Thomas Lewes for his
soul for ever, £2 10s p.a. Of which, 15s 5d obit. Clear remainder £1 14s 7d
p.a.

### 194. Mercers (fn. 7)

*Obit for Sir William Estfelde in St Mary Aldermanbury; obit for Lymrelmershe in St Martin le Grand; priest in St Mary Aldermanbury:* lands given
by Sir William Estfelde, £18 4s p.a. Of which, £1 8s 4d for Estfelde's obit;
13s 4d for Lymrelmershe's obit; £6 13s 4d to Sir Edmund Giles, priest;
total deductions £8 15s. Clear remainder £9 9s p.a.

*Priest and 2 obits in Acon college:* lands given by Richard Lakyn, £33 11s
p.a. Of which, £1 4s 8d for Lakyn's obit; £1 8s 8d for William Marlere's
obit; £6 13s 4d to the churchwardens of St Lawrence Old Jewry towards
the Lady mass there; £8 to Sir William Digby, priest; (fn. 8) total deductions
£17 6s 8d. Clear remainder £16 4s 4d p.a.

*Priest and obits:* lands and tenements given by William Brown for his soul
for ever, £50 19s 4d p.a. Of which, £6 6s 8d quitrents to the king; £1 6s 8d
for John Brown's obit in St Mary Magdalene [Milk Street]; £6 13s 4d to a
priest singing there; 13s 4d for William Brown's obit in Acon college;
£8 6s 8d to a priest singing there; total deductions £23 6s 8d. Clear
remainder £27 12s 8d p.a.

*Priest and free school at "Fingeringhoo"*, (fn. 9) *Northants:* lands given by John
Abbott, £9 16s 8d p.a. Of which, £6 13s 4d to James Colles, priest. Clear
remainder £3 3s 4d p.a.

*Priest and obit in St Stephen Coleman Street:* lands and tenements given
by Dame Joan Bradbury for ever, £12 15s p.a. Of which, £1 13s 4d quitrent
to the king; £7 13s 4d to Sir Robert Biging, priest; £3 6s 8d obit; total
deductions £12 13s 4d. Clear remainder 1s 8d p.a.

*Priest and obit for the soul of John Allen in Acon college:* £7 16s 8d paid by
the master and wardens under a deed of covenant with Allen who had given
£300 for the building of their hall. Of which, £7 6s 8d to the priest; 10s
obit.

*Priest and obit in St Olave:* (fn. 10) £200 cash and some lands of unknown value
were given in 1516 by Sir Richard Haddon, kt., for his soul for ever. Of
which, £7 to Sir Thomas Tickell, priest; £2 obit; total deductions £9. Clear
remainder [blank].

[m.37] *Priest and obit in St Pancras:* (fn. 11) £233 6s 8d cash given by Margaret
Reynoldes for her soul for ever. Of which, £6 13s 4d to Sir William Stapleford, priest; £2 obit; total deductions £8 13s 4d. Clear remainder [blank].

### 195. Waxchandlers

*Obit in St Benet Grasschurch:* lands and tenements given by Roger Brocket,
£3 3s 4d p.a. Of which, 10s obit. Clear remainder £2 13s 4d p.a.

*Obit in St Michael Queenhithe:* lands and tenements given by John
Thomson, £8 p.a. Of which, 14s quitrent to the king; £1 obit; 8s lights;
£2 13s 3d to the poor; total deductions £4 15s 3d. Clear remainder £3 4s 9d
p.a.

### 196. Innholders

*Obit for 21 years at Hornchurch, Essex:* £42 cash was given by John Gefford
for his soul, £2 p.a.; 14 years are still to run, leaving £28. Of which, £2 obit.
Clear remainder £26.

### 197. Joiners

*Obit in St James Garlickhithe:* lands and tenements given by Agnes
Sawmon, £2 p.a. Of which, 13s 4d quitrent to Whittington college; 6s 8d
obit; total deductions £1. Clear remainder £1 p.a.

### 198. Grey Tawyers

*Lamp and obit in All Hallows London Wall:* a tenement which is the common
hall of the company, given by William Wilson, £4 p.a. Of which, 5s obit;
4s lamp; total deductions 9s. Clear remainder £3 1s p.a.

### 199. Curriers (fn. 12)

*Obit in St Alphege:* lands and tenements given by Thomas Stern, £7 0s 8d
p.a. Of which, 16s 8d obit; £1 10s quitrent to the king; total deductions
£2 6s 8d. Clear remainder £5 14s p.a.

*Obit in St Stephen Coleman Street for Robert Alexaunder:* the company are
bound to keep this for a further 2 years, but 'how much they be bound
thereat to spend for lack of evidence, unknown'.

### 200. Coopers

*Obit in St Michael Bassishaw:* tenements given by John Bager for his soul
for ever, £4 6s 8d p.a. Of which, 6s 8d quitrent to Eton college; £1 2s obit;
£1 1s to the poor; total deductions £2 9s 8d. Clear remainder £1 17s p.a.

### 201. Pewterers (fn. 13)

*Obit in St Mary Abchurch:* lands and tenements given by Laurence Astelyn
for his soul for ever, £5 10s p.a. Of which, 13s 4d quitrent to the king; 10s
obit; total deductions £1 3s 4d. Clear remainder £4 6s 8d p.a.

*Obit in "Chappesford"*, (fn. 14) *Herts., for Robert Astelyn:* 6s 8d p.a. quitrent paid
to the petty canons of St Paul's who maintain the obit.

*Obit for John Goteshame:* £1 6s 8d p.a. quitrent paid to the petty canons of
St Paul's.

### 202. Cordwainers

*Obit in St Michael Queenhithe:* £1 6s 8d p.a.

*Obit in St Sepulchre for Peers Hill:* 13s 4d p.a.

*Obit in St Dunstan in the West:* lands given by John Fyssher, £12 p.a. Of
which, 13s 8d obit. Clear remainder £11 6s 4d p.a.

### 203. Founders

*Contribution to Our Lady brotherhood in St Michael Queenhithe:* £1 p.a.

### 204. Cutlers

*Obit in St Botolph Aldersgate:* lands given by Simon Newington, £8 15s p.a.
Of which, 9s 3d quitrent to the king; 13s 4d obit; total deductions £1 2s 7d.

Clear remainder £7 12s 5d p.a.

*Obit in Baldock for John Monke:* £1 6s 8d p.a.

### 205. Carpenters

*Obit in St Dionys Backchurch and St Andrew Undershaft:* lands and
tenements given by Thomas Markehame, £10 p.a. Of which, £1 obit. Clear
remainder £9 p.a.

### 206. [m.37d] Cooks**

*Obits:* in St Dunstan in the West for ... Finche 12s 6d; in ... for John ...
10s 1d; in St Swithin for John S... . Total spent £1 12s 3d p.a.

### 207. Barbers

*Obit in St Dunstan in the East:* lands given by John Johnson, £2 13s 4d p.a.
Of which, 2s 8d obit. Clear remainder £2 10s 8d p.a.

*Obit in All Hallows Lombard Street:* certain plate, given by James Scot:
44 years are still to run at 4s p.a.

*Obit in St Martin in the Vintry:* a sum of money given by Robert Dalve:
14 years are still to run at 3s 4d p.a.

*Obit in St Peter Cornhill:* certain plate given by Thomas Grove for his soul
for ever [sic]; 7 years are still to run [sic] at 10s p.a.

### 208. Fletchers

*Obit:* 4s p.a.

### 209. Fishmongers

*Obits in St Botolph Aldgate and St Nicholas Cole Abbey:* lands given by
Henry Jurden, £40 10s 6d p.a. Of which, £7 to Sir John William, priest;
£1 14s 8d obit; 6s 8d quitrent to the fraternity of St Giles; £1 15s quitrent
to Bow church; 13s 4d quitrent to the king; total deductions £11 9s 8d.
Clear remainder £29 0s 10d p.a.

*Two priests in St Mary Mounthaw and obit in St Nicholas Cole Abbey:* lands
and tenements given by John Gloucestor, £14 2s p.a. Of which, £10 to
Robert Knight and Wyberd Gilby, priests (£5 each); 3s 4d quitrent to
St Mildred's; 13s 4d obit; total deductions £10 16s 8d. Clear remainder
£3 5s 4d p.a.

*Priest at St Austin Hackney; contribution of £3 6s 8d to the rector of Ilford,
Essex, and obits in St Margaret Moses and St Margaret Bridge Street:* lands
and tenements given by John Heron, £22 6s 8d p.a. Of which, £6 13s 4d to
a priest in Hackney; £3 6s 8d to the rector of Ilford; 13s 4d obits; total
deductions £10 13s 4d. Clear remainder £11 13s 4d p.a.

*Obit in St Peter West Cheap:* (fn. 15) lands and tenements given by Agnes (Annes)
Palmer, £15 13s 4d p.a. Of which, £6 13s 4d to Sir Christopher Reynoldes,
priest; £1 6s 8d obit; £1 14s to St Leonard's church; total deductions
£9 14s. Clear remainder £5 19s 4d p.a.

*Two obits in Guildhall chapel:* lands given by Thomas Knesworthe, £98 7s
p.a. Of which, £4 5s 4d obit. Clear remainder £94 1s 8d p.a.

*Obit in St Margaret Bridge Street:* lands given by Richard Knight, £7 8s
p.a. Of which, 13s 4d obit. Clear remainder £6 14s 8d p.a.

*Obit in St Mary at Hill:* lands given by John Mougeshame, £4 p.a. Of
which, 10s obit. Clear remainder £3 10s p.a.

*Obit in St Botolph Billingsgate:* lands given by Lettice Smyth, £4 p.a. Of
which, 10s obit. Clear remainder £3 10s p.a.

*Obit in St Michael Crooked Lane:* lands given by John Awood, £7 6s 8d p.a.
Of which, £1 1s 2d obit. Clear remainder £6 5s 6d p.a.

*Obit in St Mildred:* lands given by William Copinger, £4 16s 8d p.a. Of
which, 6s 2d quitrent to the king; 4s obit; total deductions 10s 2d. Clear
remainder £4 6s 6d p.a.

*Obit in St Sepulchre:* lands and tenements given by John Aston, £12 1s 8d
p.a. Of which, 6s quitrent to the king; 1s 1d quitrent to St Sepulchre's;
13s 4d obit; total deductions £1 0s 5d. Clear remainder £11 1s 3d p.a.

*Obit in St Mary Somerset:* lands given by Elizabeth Wilford, £4 2s 4d p.a.
Of which, £1 obit. Clear remainder £3 2s 4d p.a.

*Obit in St Mary at Hill:* lands given by William Remington, £2 16s p.a.
Of which, 15s obit. Clear remainder £2 1s p.a.

*Obit in St Mary at Hill for Henry Gyfford:* 6s 8d p.a. is spent.

*Obits in St Magnus and in St Michael Crooked Lane:* £1 13s 4d p.a. is spent.

*Two torches in St Paul's cathedral:* £1 4s p.a.

*Lamp in St Mary Somerset:* 4s p.a.

### 210. Ironmongers

*Obit in St Nicholas Olave:* (fn. 16) £140 cash, and lands and tenements amounting
to £11 6s 8d p.a., given by Thomas Michell. Of which, 2s 6d quitrent to the
king; £6 13s 4d to Sir William Bucknell, priest; £1 6s 6d obit; total deductions £8 2s 4d. Clear remainder £3 4s 4d p.a.

[m.38] *Obits in St Mary at Hill and St Leonard East Cheap:* (fn. 17) lands and
tenements given by Humphrey Barnes, £11 p.a. Of which, £2 3s 4d obits.
Clear remainder £8 16s 8d p.a.

*Obit in St Leonard East Cheap for 80 years to come:* lands and tenements
given by Elizabeth Gyva, £6 13s 4d p.a. Of which, £1 6s 8d obits. Clear
remainder £5 6s 8d p.a.

*Obit:* £40 cash given by Thomas Dorchester for his soul for ever, 8s p.a.
*Priest in St Mary Colechurch for seven years to come:* £7 p.a. paid Sir
Robert Sandewiche.

*Obit in St Benet Grasschurch for Robert Smyth:* £2 16s p.a. is spent.

### 211. Merchant Taylors (fn. 18)

*Priest at the North side of St Paul's and obit:* lands and tenements given by
Thomas Carleton for ever, £9 8s p.a. Of which, £6 13s 4d to Sir John
Turnor, priest; 10s obit; total deductions £7 3s 4d. Clear remainder
£3 4s 8d p.a.

*Priest and lamp in St Martin Outwich:* lands and tenements given by John
Churcheman, £30 6s 8d p.a. Of which, £6 13s 4d to Sir John Wilkenson,
priest; £3 6s 8d augmentation of a priest's living; 17s quitrent to the king;
6s obit; 16s lamp; total deductions £11 19s. Clear remainder £18 7s 8d p.a.

*Obit in St Mary Abchurch:* lands and tenements given by William Turnell,
£2 p.a. Of which, 15s 1d obit. Clear remainder £1 4s 11d p.a.

*Obit in St Mary Aldermary:* lands and tenements given by Ralph Hollande,
£6 16s 8d p.a. Of which, 13s 4d obit. Clear remainder £6 3s 4d p.a.

*Obit in St Martin Outwich:* lands given by Edith Hilliat, £4 16s 4d p.a. Of
which, 6s 8d obit. Clear remainder £4 9s 8d p.a.

*Obit in St Mary Abchurch:* lands given by Ellen Langewiche, £12 6s 8d p.a.
Of which, £2 6s 2d quitrent to the king; 16s 8d obit; total deductions
£3 2s 10d. Clear remainder £9 3s 10d p.a.

*Obit in St Martin Outwich:* lands given by Hugh Candysshe, £20 13s 4d p.a.
Of which, 16s 8d obit. Clear remainder £19 16s 8d p.a.

*Priest and obit for the soul of Thomas Hoddam for ever in St Mary Abchurch:*
£333 6s 8d cash and some plate was bequeathed by Hoddam. Of which,
£7 3s 4d to the priest; (fn. 19) £1 7s obit, including 12s 9d to the poor; total
deductions £8 10s 4d p.a.

*Two priests and obit in St Mary Woolnoth:* lands and tenements given by
John Percevall, £43 p.a. Of which, £6 13s 4d to Sir John Palmer, priest;
£6 13s 4d to Sir Thomas Somerton, priest; £2 10s obit; total deductions
£15 16s 8d. Clear remainder £27 3s 4d p.a.

*Augmentation of the same priests' livings:* lands given by Dame Thomasine
(Thamesyn) Percevall, £18 13s 4d p.a. Of which, £2 13s 4d augmentation;
£2 6s 8d for an anthem and beam light; £2 1s 10d for an obit; total deductions £7 1s 10d. Clear remainder £11 11s 6d p.a.

*Priest and obit in All Hallows Bread Street for 2 years to come:* £7 p.a. paid
to Sir Harry [blank], incumbent; 13s 4d spent at obit including 1s 9d to the
poor. Total spent £7 13s 4d p.a.

*Priest and obit in St Mary Woolnoth for 72 years to come:* in return for £200
given by Joan Hilton. The present priest, John Fyssher, receives £7 p.a.
and the obit costs 13s 4d including 1s 11d to the poor. Total spent £7 13s 4d
p.a.

*Priest in St Martin Outwich:* lands bought from ready cash given by
Matthew Pemerton, £24 14s 8d p.a. Of which, £8 to Sir George Sharpe,
priest; 12s quitrent to the king; total deductions £8 12s Clear remainder
£16 2s 8d p.a.

*Obit in St Martin Outwich for the soul of Gerard Braysebroke:* £2 p.a. spent.

*Obit in St Mary Colechurch for ever:* in return for £100 given by John
Kirkebie £1 p.a. is spent.

*Obit in St Pancras for John Hadley:* £1 p.a. is spent.

*Priest in St Peter Cornhill:* £7 p.a. given to Sir Robert Stockes.

*Beam light in St Peter Cornhill:* 13s 4d p.a. is spent.

*Obit in St Michael Cornhill:** lands given by Robert Shether, £4 1s p.a. Of
which [16s 5d] (fn. 20) obit. Clear remainder [£3 4s 7d p.a.] (fn. 21)

[m.38d] *Obit:** ... £1 6s 8d p.a. spent.

*Obit in St Mary Abchurch:** lands given by Richard S..., £6 ... p.a. Of
which, £1 0s 6d obit. Clear remainder £5... p.a.

*Obit in St Anthony for Thomas Speight for 26 years to come*, with 4s 6d to
the poor, £1 p.a.

*Obit in St Leonard East Cheap for John Palmer with one year to come:*
£1 6s 8d p.a. including 12s 9d to the poor.

*Obit in St Mary Aldermary for John Britton with 15 years to come:* 15s p.a.
spent including 3s 4d to the poor.

*Obit in St Martin Outwich for Hugh Talbot:* 4s 11d spent including 1s 2d to
the poor; unknown how long it is to run.

### 212. Grocers (fn. 22)

*Obit in St Anthony:* (fn. 23) lands given by Simon Streat, £2 6s 8d p.a. Of which,
£1 obit including 4s to the poor. Clear remainder £1 6s 8d p.a.

*Obit in St Dunstan in the East:* lands given by John Maldon, £5 6s 8d p.a.
Of which, 9s quitrent to the king; £1 obit; total deductions £1 9s. Clear
remainder £3 17s 8d p.a.

*Priest and obit in St Stephen Walbrook:* lands and tenements given by
Elizabeth Burell, £16 6s 8d p.a. Of which, £8 to [Sir] (fn. 24) Henry Cockes, priest;
£1 10s to a chantry priest in St Paul's cathedral; 6s quitrent to the king;
£2 obit; total deductions £11 16s. Clear remainder £4 10s 8d p.a.

*Priest and obit in St Mary Aldermary:* lands and tenements given by Henry
Kebell for ever, £28 p.a. Of which, £3 8s obit; £7 3s 8d to Sir Thomas Artes,
priest; total deductions £10 11s 8d. Clear remainder £17 8s 4d p.a.

*Priest and obit in Biddenham, Beds. and obit 'in London':* (fn. 25) lands and
tenements given by Sir William Buttler, kt., £25 7s 8d p.a. Of which, 6s
quitrent to the king; £6 to Sir Henry Atkinson, priest; £4 18s 4d obit; £1 to
the poor sisters of Elsing Spittal; total deductions £12 4s 4d. Clear remainder £13 3s 4d p.a.

*Obit for John Pechye in "Bullington"*, (fn. 26) *Kent:* £3 p.a. spent including
£1 6s 8d to the poor.

*Priest and obit in St Peter Cornhill:* lands and tenements given by Henry
Ade, £28 15s 4d p.a. Of which, £7 10s to Sir Nicholas Jackeson; £6 16s 8d
obit; total deductions £14 6s 8d. Clear remainder £14 8s 8d p.a.

*Two priests and obit in the chapel of Hallywell, Midd.:* lands given by John
Billesdon for his soul for ever, £33 16s 8d p.a. Of which, £10 to a priest (fn. 27) at
Thorpe Salvin, Yorks; £8 to Sir James Hurst, priest; £8 to Sir Richard
Maryf; £1 18s 4d obit; total deductions £27 18s 4d p.a. Clear remainder
£5 18s 4d p.a.

*Obit:* (fn. 28) in return for £100 given by Sir Nicholas Lamberd, £2 p.a. is spent,
including 14s to the poor.

*Obit in St Botolph Billingsgate:* lands and tenements given by Nicholas
West, £4 p.a. Of which, £1 10s obit. Clear remainder £2 10s p.a.

*Obit in St Mary Woolchurch for the soul of John Trystram:* £1 7s 4d p.a.
spent, 'but for how long it is not known'.

*Priest in Glynde, Suss.:* lands given by Thomas Crull for ever, £7 13s 4d p.a.
Of which, 13s 4d quitrent to the king; £6 13s 4d to Sir Brian Newton, priest;
total deductions £7 6s 8d. Clear remainder 6s 8d p.a.

*Priest and obit in St Mary Magdalene Milk Street:* in return for £180 given
by Sir Thomas Exmewe, kt., £7 6s 8d p.a. is spent.

### 213. Saddlers (fn. 29)

*Two priests in the Long chapel at St Paul's cathedral:* £21 1s 8d p.a. given
to the dean and chapter of St Paul's.

*Two chaplains for the soul of Walter Waldesheff in Boylstone, Derb.:* £9 p.a.
is spent.

*Obit in St Vedast:* lands and tenements given by William Caldewell,
£10 16s 8d p.a. Of which, £1 6s 8d obit including 6s 8d to the poor. Clear
remainder £9 10s p.a.

*Obit in St Vedast:* lands given by John Aston, £6 2s 4d p.a. Of which,
18s 2d obit including 4d to the poor. Clear remainder £5 4s 2d p.a.

### 214. Tallow Chandlers

*Priest and obit in St Botolph Bishopsgate:* lands given by Edward Steward,
£19 18s 8d p.a. Of which, 18s quitrent to the king; £6 13s 4d to Sir Richard
Nelson, priest; £1 12s 6d obit; total deductions £9 3s 10d. Clear remainder
£10 14s 10d p.a.

*Obit in St Margaret:* lands given by Stephen Lyttlebaker, £5 p.a. Of which,
£1 5s 4d obit including 12s to the poor. Clear remainder £3 14s 8d p.a.

### 215. [m.39] Armourers (fn. 30)

*Priest and obit in St Peter the Poor* (fn. 31) *and augmentation of Barnard's chaplain:*
lands and tenements given by William at Stocke for ever, £24 10s p.a. Of
which, £6 13s 4d to Sir James Payn, priest; £2 6s 8d to augment Barnard's
chaplain; (fn. 32) £1 obit; total deductions £10. Clear remainder £14 10s p.a.

*Obit in St Sepulchre:* lands given by John Buttler, £9 p.a. Of which, 11s
obit; 5s quitrent to St Sepulchre; total deductions 16s. Clear remainder
£8 4s p.a.

### 216. Clothworkers (fn. 33)

*Priest at Chilham, Kent:* lands and tenements given by Robert Pele,
£19 6s 8d p.a. Of which, 1s obit; £9 6s 8d to the priest; total deductions
£9 7s 8d. Clear remainder £9 19s p.a.

*Obit in Whittington college and divine lecture* (fn. 34) *thrice every week:* lands
given by James Finche, £30 0s 4d p.a. Of which, £10 to the reader of the
lecture; £2 obit; £3 6s 8d quitrent to the church of All Hallows the Great;
total deductions £15 6s 8d. Clear remainder £14 13s 4d p.a.

*Obit in All Hallows the Great, Thames Street:* lands and tenements given
by William Gardener, £14 7s p.a. Of which, £4 quitrent to the king; 10s 6d
obit; total deductions £4 10s 6d. Clear remainder £9 16s 6d p.a.

*Obit in St Bartholomew the Less:* lands given by John Felde, £11 10s p.a.
Of which, 6d quitrent to the king; 10s obit; total deductions 10s 6d. Clear
remainder £10 9s 6d p.a.

*Obit in St Martin Outwich:* lands given by Richard Gardener, £5 4s p.a.
Of which, £1 3s 4d obit with 4s 4d to the poor. Clear remainder £4 0s 8d p.a.

*Obit in Whittington college:* lands and tenements given by Margaret,
countess of Kent, £11 16s 8d p.a. Of which, £3 11s 8d obit. Clear remainder
£7 5s [sic] p.a.

*Obits in St Anthony for Dr Taylor and in St Mary Aldermary for John
Shepard:* maintained by the company but not endowed with land: respectively 7s 2d and 10s, total 17s 2d p.a.

### 217. Ale Brewers (fn. 35)

*Priest and obit in St James Garlickhithe:* lands and tenements given by
Isabel Harte, £30 p.a. Of which, £8 to Sir Henry George, priest; £3 6s obit;
total deductions £11 6s. Clear remainder £18 14s p.a.

*Priest in St Dunstan in the West:* lands and tenements given by John Knapp,
£20 5s 4d p.a. Of which, £7 to Sir Edmund Elye, priest; 19s quitrent to the
king; total deductions £7 19s. Clear remainder £12 6s 4d p.a.

*Obit in St Mary Matfelon:* lands given by John Leving, £3 p.a. Of which,
10s obit including 3s 4d to the poor. Clear remainder £2 10s p.a.

*Obit in All Hallows Barking, for Edward Jones for 14 years to come:* 10s p.a.
is spent.

*Priest in St Mary Aldermary:* £6 13s 4d p.a. stipend.

### 218. Clerks (fn. 36)

*Four obits in Guildhall chapel:* lands given by William Dwight for ever,
£5 8s 5d p.a. Of which, 8d quitrent to the king; 8s obit; total deductions
8s 8d. Clear remainder £5 p.a.

*Obits: in St Giles Cripplegate for Alexander Walshe and in the hospital of
St Katharine by the Tower for Hugh Grey:* lands given by Richard Wright,
£3 p.a. Of which, 6s 7d for Walshe's obit including 6d to the poor; 13s 8d
for Grey's obit including 3s 7d to the poor; total deductions £1 0s 3d. Clear
remainder £1 19s 9d p.a.

### 219. Leathersellers

*Priest and obit in St Mary Magdalene, Southwark, Surrey:* John Scrages
gave lands for these purposes, which the company have long since sold, but
they keep up the payments, viz.: £7 1s 8d to the priest; £2 4s 4d obit;
£1 6s 8d to the poor; 6s 8d to the prisoners in Newgate; total deductions
£10 19s 4d. Clear remainder [blank].

### 220. [m.39d] Haberdashers

*Two priests and obit for the soul of Dr Dowman at the altar of St Martha in
St Paul's cathedral:* £22 p.a. rent given to the dean and chapter who pay
£8 p.a. each to the priests and spend £6 on the obit.

*Priest to sing for Thomas Justice at Reading, Berks:* £7 p.a. rent given to
the mayor and burgesses of Reading who pay £6 to the priest and retain £1
for their pains. In consideration of 400 marks given to the company by
Justice.

*Obit in St Michael Hogen Lane:* lands and tenements given by Thomas
Exmeux for ever, £3 6s 8d p.a. Of which, £1 13s 4d obit including 16s 2d to
the poor. Clear remainder £1 13s 4d p.a.

*Obit in St Katherine Cree:* lands and tenements given by Stephen Smyth,
£3 6s 8d p.a. Of which, £1 10s obit. Clear remainder £1 16s 8d p.a.

*Obit in St George Botolph Lane for the soul of Thomas Gale:* £1 6s 8d p.a. is
spent, including 4s to the poor.

*Obit in St Mary Staining for the soul of Henry Somner:* £1 10s p.a. including
12s for the poor.

*Obit in St Martin for the soul of Stephen Pecocke:* £6 2s 8d p.a. is spent,
including £1 5s 4d to the poor.

*Obit in St Paul's cathedral for the soul of John Gothame:* £1 1s 8d p.a. is
paid to the petty canons.

*Obit in St Andrew Undershaft for the soul of John Godyne:* 10s p.a. is spent.

### 221. Dyers

*Priest and obit in St Peter the Poor for the soul of Robert Lunde:* £5 6s 8d p.a.
is spent. Of which, £1 obit including 16s 3d to the poor; £4 6s 8d to the
priest.

*Stipendiary priest in St Michael, Coventry for the soul of John Tate:* £5 6s 8d
p.a. is paid.

### 222. Goldsmiths

*Two priests and obits in All Hallows Bread Street and St Peter West Cheap:*
lands and tenements given by John Walpole, £31 10s p.a. Of which,
£13 6s 8d to the priests; £1 6s 8d quitrent to St Paul's cathedral; 13s 4d
quitrent to the king; total deductions £15 6s 8d. Clear remainder £16 3s 4d
p.a.

*Priest and obit in St John Zachary:* lands and tenements given by Hugh
Wetherby, £14 8s 2d p.a. Of which, £6 13s 4d to the priest; £1 11s 2d obit;
total deductions £8 4s 6d. Clear remainder £6 3s 8d p.a.

*Two priests in St Michael Crooked Lane:* lands and tenements given by
John Patesley, £49 p.a. Of which, 12s quitrent to the king; £2 6s 8d to a
chantry priest in St Paul's cathedral; £14 13s 4d to the two priests; 13s 4d
obit; total deductions £18 5s 4d. Clear remainder £30 14s 8d p.a.

*Priest and obit in Cromer, Norfolk:* lands and tenements given by Bartholomew Rede for his soul for ever, £50 10s 8d p.a. Of which, £12 3s 4d to a
priest; £2 6s 8d obit; total deductions £14 10s. Clear remainder £36 0s 8d
p.a.

*Priest and obit in St Matthew Friday Street:* lands and tenements given by
Thomas Polle, £15 13s 4d p.a. Of which, £6 to the priest; 13s 4d obit; total
deductions £6 13s 4d. Clear remainder £9 p.a.

*Priest and obit:* 400 marks formerly given to this use by Thomas Exmeux
for his soul for ever was surrendered to the crown while Wolsey was
Chancellor, as witnessed by a tripartite indenture.

*Priest in St Foster:* 500 marks formerly given by John Thurston for his soul
for ever was surrendered as above.

*Priest in St Vedast:* lands and tenements given by William Stamelden for
ever, £7 6s 8d p.a. Of which, £6 13s 4d to the priest; 13s 4d obit; total
deductions £7 6s 8d. Clear remainder Nil.

*Priest and obit in St Foster:* lands and tenements given by John Carbonell
for ever, £14 16s 8d p.a. Of which, 15s quitrent to the king; £6 13s 4d to
Sir James Serle, priest; 13s 4d obit; total deductions £8 1s 8d. Clear
remainder £6 15s p.a.

*Chaplain at Longdendale, Ches., and grammar school master and obit at
Stockport* (*Topford*), *Ches.:* lands given by Thomas Fereby, £51 2s 8d p.a.
Of which, 13s 4d quitrent to the king; £10 to the school master, who is to
be well learned; £4 6s 8d to the chaplain, 'for the ease of the people being
far distant from the parish church'; £2 1s 4d obit; 12s to the poor; total
deductions £17 13s 4d. Clear remainder £33 9s 4d p.a.

[m.40] *Chantry lands:* £14 8s 8d p.a. Of which, 9s 1d quitrent to the king;
£6 13s 4d to the chantry priest; total deductions £7 2s 5d. Clear remainder
£7 6s 3d p.a.

*Relief of the company's blind, lame and weak, and obit in St John Zachary:*
lands given by John Frauncis, £18 17s 8d p.a. Of which, £2 quitrent to the
king; 14s obit; total deductions £2 14s. Clear remainder £16 3s 8d p.a.

*Lamp and obit:* lands given to the rector of St Foster and to the company by
John Standolf for his soul for ever, £8 18s 4d p.a. Of which, £1 0s 4d obit;
£1 1s 8d to 13 poor goldsmiths; 8s lamp; total deductions £2 10s. Clear
remainder £6 8s 4d p.a.

*Gowns to 13 poor goldsmiths every third year, and obit of Hugh Barrentine:*
lands given by John Hilles, £18 17s 8d p.a. Of which, 16s to the keeper of
Our Lady's light at St Paul's cathedral; £2 12s to the poor in coal; £4 17s 6d
black gowns given to 13 poor men every third year; total deductions
£8 5s 6d. Clear remainder £2 12s 6d p.a.

*Relief of the blind, sick and lame of the company and obit in St Peter Cheap:*
lands given by John Carler, £7 3s 4d p.a. Of which, 1s quitrent to St
Bride's; £1 3s 4d obit; 6s 6d to 13 poor almsmen; 6d to the beadle, a poor
man; total deductions £1 11s 4d. Clear remainder £5 12s p.a.

*Obit in St Vedast:* lands given by John Edmundes for his soul for ever,
£4 9s 4d p.a. Of which, £1 5s 10d obit; 6s 8d to the poor; total deductions
£1 12s 6d. Clear remainder £2 16s 10d p.a.

*Obit in St Peter West Cheap, and relief of the poor:* lands and tenements
given by William Walton, £22 6s 8d p.a. Of which, £13 14s 8d to 4 almsmen;
£1 13s 4d obit; 3s 4d to the poor; total deductions £15 11s 4d. Clear
remainder £5 15s 4d p.a.

*Obit in St John Zachary:* lands given by Robert Fenrother, £2 p.a. Of
which, £1 18s 8d obit. Clear remainder 1s 4d p.a.

*Obit in St Martin* (fn. 37) *Friday Street and 1s 4d a week to two poor widows:* lands
given by Agas Harding, £9 13s 4d p.a. Of which, £3 9s 4d to 2 almswomen;
£1 4s obit; 2s 8d to the poor; total deductions £4 16s. Clear remainder
£4 17s 4d p.a.

*Obit in St Alphege and £5 4s to the poor:* lands given by Alice (Ales)
Lupsett for ever, £6 p.a. Of which, 7s 8d obit; 8d to the poor 'resorting
thither'; £5 4s to 12 almsmen; total deductions £5 12s 4d. Clear remainder
7s 8d p.a.

*Obit in St Foster:* lands given by William Button for ever, £11 13s 4d p.a.
Of which, 8s 4d quitrent; £6 13s 4d to a priest there; £1 obit; total deductions £8 1s 8d. Clear remainder £3 11s 8d p.a.

*Obit in St Leonard, and relief of 2 poor men:* lands and tenements given by
Oliver Davy for ever, £20 16s 8d p.a. Of which, 15s quitrent to the king;
£1 2s 10d obit; 3s 10d to the poor; £6 1s 4d to two almsmen; total deductions £8 3s. Clear remainder £12 13s 8d p.a.

*Obit in St Foster, and poor relief:* lands given by Richard Bradocke,
£1 17s p.a. Of which, 6s quitrent to the king; 17s 8d obit; 13s 4d to the poor;
total deductions £1 17s. Clear remainder Nil.

*Four other obits:* £3 0s 4d p.a. spent: no lands.

*Quitrent to St Martin Ludgate:* £3 6s 8d p.a.

*Lamp in St Edmund Lombard Street:* £1 p.a.

*Obit in St Foster:* lands given by John Alen for ever, £32 13s 4d p.a. Of
which, £3 2s quitrent to the king; £1 3s 2d obit; total deductions £4 5s 2d.
Clear remainder £28 8s 2d p.a.

### 223. White Bakers

*Augmentation of a priest in St Martin Pomery:* lands given by Robert
Brocket for his soul and others, £11 10s p.a. Brocket provided in his will
that if no priest was found 'for lack of honest behaving himself' or any other
reason the money, limited to £2 16s 8d p.a., should be given to provide
bread for prisoners in the 4 prisons of London, and for an obit in St Martin,
and other charges. Now spent as follows: 13s 4d obit; 10s to the poor; £1
to Alice Brocked [sic] for life; £2 16s 8d to prisoners in the 4 prisons; total
deductions £5. Clear remainder £6 10s p.a.

### 224. Drapers* (fn. 38)

*Two chantry priests, and relief of the poor brethren and sisters of the company:* lands and tenements given by Maud at Vine and Robert Clopton for
ever, £33 11s 4d p.a. Of which, £6 13s 4d to a chantry priest in St Edmund
Lombard Street; £6 13s 4d to the rector of Clopton, Cambs; total deductions £13 6s 8d. Clear remainder £20 4s 8d p.a.

*Priest and obit:* lands given by William Cawley for his soul for ever,
£21 6s 8d p.a. Of which, £5 quitrent to the king; £6 13s 4d stipend of a
priest; (fn. 39) 16s 8d obit; 4s 8d to the poor; total deductions £12 14s [8d]. (fn. 40)
Clear remainder £8 12s p.a.

[m.40d] *Priest and obit* [*in St Christopher*]*:* lands and tenements given by
Alice [Harlewyn], £31 1s 4d p.a. Of which, £6 13s 4d to Sir William
[Widensor]; 13s 8d obit; 13s 4d lamp; 16s 8d ...; (fn. 41) total deductions £8...
Clear remainder £22 2s 8d [sic] p.a.

*Lady priest and obit in St Mary Abchurch for the soul of Henry Eburton for
a further 20 years:* £1 p.a. is spent, including 4s 4d to the poor.

*Priest and obit:* lands given by William Brothers for ever, £19 14s p.a. Of
which, £9 6s 8d to Sir William Baylie, priest; £1 11s obit; 9s to the poor;
total deductions £11 6s 8d [sic]. Clear remainder £8 7s 4d p.a.

*Obit:* lands and tenements given by Sir John Ruddeston, kt., for his soul for
ever, £3 10s p.a. Of which, £1 13s 4d obit; 6s 8d to the poor; total deductions £2. Clear remainder £1 10s p.a.

*Obit:* lands and tenements given by Thomas Cartar for his soul for ever,
£5 p.a. Of which, £1 3s 6d obit; 3s 2d to the poor; total deductions £1 6s 8d.
Clear remainder £3 13s 4d p.a.

*Obit:* lands given by William Brothers as above, for his soul for ever,
£6 1s 8d p.a. Of which, £1 10s obit; 16s 8d to the poor; total deductions
£2 6s 8d. Clear remainder £3 15s p.a.

*Obit:* lands and tenements given by John Norman, £13 p.a. Of which,
13s 4d quitrent to All Hallows; (fn. 42) 10s quitrent to Sir Thomas [Hawes];
15s obit; 5s to the poor; total deductions £2 13s 4d. Clear remainder
£10 16s 8d p.a.

*Obit:* lands and tenements given by Maud Wylde for her soul for ever,
£6 3s 4d p.a. Of which, 5s quitrent to the king; 13s 4d obit; 3s 4d to the
poor; total deductions £1 1s 8d. Clear remainder £5 1s 8d p.a.

*Obit:* lands and tenements given by Alice Hungerford for her soul for ever,
£4 p.a. Of which, 19s 8d obit; 7s 6d to the poor; total deductions £1 7s 2d.
Clear remainder £2 12s 10d p.a.

*Obit:* lands and tenements given by William Whyte for his soul for ever,
£5 16s p.a. Of which, 16s 8d obit; 9s 4d to the poor; total deductions £1 6s.
Clear remainder £4 10s p.a.

*Obit for Richard Norman:* formerly kept in the church of the Austin Friars,
£2 13s 4d p.a. Now paid to Hugh Losse Esq. for the king.

*Obit:* a further £1 p.a. is spent 'of their own devotion'.

*Obit:* lands and tenements given by Thomas Carter for ever, £1 9s 4d p.a.
Of which, £1 6s 10d obit; 2s 6d to the poor; total deductions £1 9s 4d.
Clear remainder Nil.

*Obit:* lands and tenements given by William Prowde for ever, £9 p.a. Of
which, £1 3s 4d obit; £4 10s to the poor; total deductions £5 13s 4d. Clear
remainder £3 6s 8d p.a.

*Obit:* lands given by William Cawley, £4 (fn. 43) p.a. Of which, 18s 4d obit; 2s 8d
to the poor; total deductions £1 1s. Clear remainder £3 19s p.a.

*Obit in St Michael Cornhill for John Tole, draper, with 20 years still to run:*
£2 3s p.a. including 16s 6d to the poor.

*Obits in the Austin Friars* (*£1 6s 8d*) *and at Winchester college* (*£1 6s 8d*)*:*
lands given by William Cawley, £17 8s p.a. Of which, 10s blankets and
sheets to the poor of Winchester; 3s 4d to the mayor and bailiffs there;
3s 4d to the wardens and others there; 3s 4d to the poor; £1 10s to the poor
for '3,000 of tallwood'; 13s 4d to the provider of the same; total deductions
£2 13s 4d. Clear remainder £14 14s 8d p.a.

### 224a. Totals for the companies

Lands etc. £1,050 4s 8d p.a.

Deductions £960 5s 0½d.

Clear remainder £89 19s 7[½]d (fn. 44) p.a.

[Signed] Richard Chulmely; Nich. Hare; John Car[rell]; (fn. 44) Wymounde Carew; Rico Goodrick; Richard Moryson; Hugh Losse.