Scriveners' Company Common Paper 1357-1628 With A Continuation To 1678. Originally published by London Record Society, London, 1968.
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- Memorandum concerning Beadle's staff
- Solomon Sebright, Master, Joseph Cooke and Thomas Goodwin, Wardens
- Joseph Cooke, Master, Hercules Comander, William Bower fined for Renter and Senior Warden, Leonard Bates, fined for Renter Warden, William Daines, Wardens
Memorandum concerning Beadle's staff
Memorandum. Also that upon the same occasion, the said Mr. George Perrier, the Upper Warden, of his owne charge, gave to the Company a staffe for the Beadle to carry before the Company upon all fitting occasions, adorned or topped with the Companies arms in silver, and haveing engraven thereon, Ex dono Georgii Perryer Guardiani Societatis 1671.
[Rawl. D51, p. 74] Thomas Browne, James Needler and Gerrard Usher, Assistants taken in.
Andrew Francklin and William Curtis, Stewards.
Henry Deane, by patrimony of Henry Deane 
John Starkey, app. of John Wing 
Michael Bignall, app. of Thomas Bland 
Edward Cole, app. of James Windus 
George Marsh, app. of Henry Mosse 
John Colwall, by patrimony of Thomas Colwall, esq. 
Solomon Sebright, Master, Joseph Cooke and Thomas Goodwin, Wardens
James Peters and Foulk Jones fined Stewards and the Company made the election dinner.
Thomas Robinson, app. of George Perryer 
Thomas Peirce, app. of Thomas Bostock 
Thomas Smith, app. of Solomon Sebright 
Thomas Colwall, esq., Master, Thomas Goodwin and Thomas Massam, Wardens
Richard Marshall, Assistant taken in.
John Wing, John Brandrith, Giles Steel and William Fashion fined S[t]ewards.
Thomas Carpinter, app. of John Bruce , made free of the Company in 1657 and now of the City.
Nathaniel Eenderby app. of Thomas Woodward 
William Leader, s. of John Leader , by patrimony
George Perryer, Master, Thomas Massam and Hercules Comander, Wardens
Rowland Simpson and John Gopp, Assistants taken in.
John Barne, fined by giving bill to pay, James Clement and Thomas Woodward, fined, Stewards.
Edward Bulwer, esq., son-in-law to the Master, adm. a 'Brother at Large'.
George Hodges, app. of James Needler 
Martin Dallison, s. of Martin Dallison , by patrimony William Antrobus, app. of Thomas Goodwin 
George Welch, app. of Giles Steele 
William Burnham, app. of William Smith 
Joseph Cooke, Master, Hercules Comander, William Bower fined for Renter and Senior Warden, Leonard Bates, fined for Renter Warden, William Daines, Wardens
John Gibbs and Arnold Griffith, Assistants taken in.
Matthew Browne, gave bond to pay fine, John Whitehall gave bond to pay fine, Richard Hotchkis fined, Edward Allen fined, Stewards.
Silvester Chilcott and Adam Prince, apps. of John Alsop 
Sarah Dutton, daughter of Thomas Dutton , by patrimony (fn. 1)
John Harwar, app. of Joseph Ward 
John Lloyd, app. of William Bower 
Thomas Goodwin, Master, Leonard Bates and William Warne, Wardens
Andrew Francklin, William Curtis and James Peters, Assistants taken in.
John Ewing fined, John Wheatly gave bond, John Wickham fined, Stewards.
Ralph Edowes, app. of William Bower 
Richard Fathers, app. of William Fashion 
William Moyle, app. of Richard Hotchkis 
Thomas Warren, app. of James Needler 
Joseph Beane, app. of George Perrier 
Ebenezer Jones, app. of Richard Marshall 
William Bower, Master, William Dairies and Thomas Browne, Wardens
Miles Lukins gave bond to pay £20 or serve next year, John Starkey fined £10, Michael Bignall and Edward Cole served without any contribution by the Master and Wardens, Stewards.
Thomas Sonds, app. of John Wickham 
[Rawl. D51, p. 75] Margaret Alsop, app. (fn. 2) of James Windus  and Christian his wife
Daniel Shilling, app. of Joseph Cook 
Thomas Lemmon, app. of Sir Robert Clayton, kt. 
Edmund Mantle, app. of John Brandrith 
Richard Frith, s. of James Frith , by patrimony
Leonard Bates, Master, William Warm and James Needler, Wardens
Note. Pages 77–87 (p. 76 is blank) of Rawl. D51 are not reproduced. The pages are: The Alphabeticall Table of all the Names directing to the Yeare when each person was (according to the Bookes and Papers of the Company of Scriveners) made free subscribed or became a Member of the Company. Or was first menc'oned to be soe.