List of Assistants, 1554/5, and those admitted, 1562/3
S'm to t xviij li xiij s ix d
Thassistence agreed upon at or supper kepte at the waxchanndelers hall the
xx° Day of January A° D'ni 1554. whose names be'n hereunder declared.
Richard Mannsell and Thomas Pierson then Wardeyns
Assistence: Will'm Blakwell, John Lee thelder, John Melsh'm, John
Hulson, Anthony Wayte, John Stubberd, Thomas Godfray, Bartilmew
Brokesby, Thomas Atkinson, Thomas Wente, Will'm Pierson, Thom's
Wytton', John Norden, John Rusborough, (fn. 1) Anthony Bonde. (fn. 2)
Admytted into the Assistence at the Supper holden at Wexchandelers hall
the xxiij of January 1562: Antony Bonde, (fn. 1) Wylliam Owtered, (fn. 1) Geffrey
Caldwell, John Dalton.
||Name struck through. All the names except Bonde in the first group and Caldwell
and Dalton in the second have 'mort' written against them in a different hand.
||The names are in a column bracketed together and the word Vacat' is written against
the bracket. Each name is prefixed by 'It'm by', which is omitted here. The individual
sums have been converted from Roman to Arabic figures.