The Common Paper: Assessments of £10 levied Feb 1565/6

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Scriveners' Company Common Paper 1357-1628 With A Continuation To 1678. Originally published by London Record Society, London, 1968.

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Assessments of £10 levied Feb 1565/6

[p. 290 transcript] Tempor' Will'm Pyersone et Steph' Alexsanndre Gardianor'

A sessement of Ten' poundes levyd of the Company of the Scryveners of the Courte 1're of the Citie of london' by vertue of a Warrannte to the same Wardeyns derected Frome sr Richard Champyon knight then Lorde Mayre of the said Citie Dated the xiiijth day of February 1565 as followith/ Viz'

In primis lent by William Pyersone and Stephen Alexsanndre Wardeyns of the said Company viz by either of them xs xxs*

It'm lent by William Blackewell xs*

John Lee thelder, 10s.* ; (fn. 1) John Mellsam, 6s. 8d.; Thomas Pyersone, 10s.*;

Thomas Goddfray, 10s.*; Thomas Went, 10s.*; John Norden, 10s.*;

Bartillmew Brokesby, 10s.*; Thomas Wyttun, 10s.*; Thomas Atkynson, 10s.*; Anthony Bonde, 10s.*; Peter Baker, 6s. 8d.*; Thomas Brende, 6s. 8d.; William Charnocke, 5s.; Nicholas Kyngeston, 5s.; Anthony Hyggons, 6s. 8d.; Thomas Braddforde, 5s.*; John Dalltun, 5s.; Humfry Brooke, 6s. 8d.; John Lee the Jun', 5s.*; Frannces Bright, 5s.; Thomas Staffortun, 5s.; Wylfryde Lewty, 6s. 8d.; George Kevalle, 5s.


  • 1. For editorial method, see footnote 3 to Common Paper p. 288 (printed p. 70). The sums followed by an asterisk are marked as paid by a different hand in the manuscript.