Churchwardens' accounts


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'Churchwardens' accounts: 1506-7', The medieval records of a London City church: St Mary at Hill, 1420-1559 (1905), pp. 260-262. URL: Date accessed: 26 November 2014.


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[a.d. 1506–7.

Stevyn SaundersonWardens.
Harry Edmonds

Chantry Accounts.

Church Rents and Payments.]

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(fn. 1) payd to Master rychard, pariche prest, for the bedroll'ij s
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(fn. 2) Item, payd for makyng of j surplus for boll' the sextenxij d
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Item, payd for makyng of ij keyes for the tresory chest in the vestryvj d
Item, payd for mendyng of a key for the church'yard dore next love laneiiij d
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(fn. 3) the clerkes wagys & the beme lyte and the paskall' lyte.

R' off the clerkes wagys for an hole yerev l'ixix sviij d
R' of the bemlyte for an hole yerexiij siiij d
R' at estyr for the paskall' lytexj sij d
summa, vij l'i iiij s ij d.


Item, payd to Ioh'n law, pariche clerke, for an hole yereiiij l'ixiij siiij d
Item, payd to Ioh'n bull', sexten, for j quarteres wagesx s
summa, v l'i iij s iiij d.
So there Remayneth of the Clerkes wages, beme lyght and paskall' more then the paymenttesxl sx d


(fn. 4) the casewell' reseyttes.

R' off Wylliam ffrances for the det of Ioh'n blisexx s
R' of Ioh'n petyte by the handes of stevyn sawndyrsoniij l'i
R' of robard dawson the he gave to the reparacions of the hows that annes bedyll' dwellyd inxl s
R' of Iamys mongombre for the beryell' of hys chyldij s
R' of master remyngton, alderman, for the beryell' of my lady hys wyff in sent katerines chapell' by þe awterxiij siiij d
R' of Ioh'n Mowngham that he gave to the churchexx s
R' of sir thomas ascheborne þat he gave to the church'vj sviij d
R' of stevyn sawndyrson of hys gadyryng in þe church'xxxvj siijob.
R' of Ioh'n doronttes wyff for the beryell' of [her] hewsbondvj sviij d
R' of thomas wattes wyff for the beryell' of hyr howsbud in sent katerines chapell'xiij siiij d
R' of stevyn sawnderson for the beryell' of a strangerxij d
R' of master grene, costomer, by þe handes of Iamys mongombx l'i
Summa totallis, xx l'i xix s iij d ob.

(fn. 5) caswell' paymenttes.

payd to Wylliam revell' for xlij charder colys.vj l'ixix sx d
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[Wax Reckoning, Allowances, Rehearsal.]

(fn. 6) So Rest Cler of thys Acowntt made the xx daye of Ianyuer Anno 1507 in the presens of Master Alldernes, Master Smertt, Ioh'n Russell', Ioh'n Awthorpe, Ioh'n monghamix l'iviij siij d
besyde that Ioh'n banaster, draper, oweth Cler to the Cherche at thys Acowntt for howse Renttiij l'iviij siiij d
(fn. 7) Memorandum; that I, harry Edmondes, haue delyuerd to Ioh'n Russell', now new chosyn chyrchwarden, þe sum aforeseyd In the presens of Master Smert, Stevyn saunderson, William Roche, William Ryvell' & mo othyr, þe xx 10 Ianuar Anno 1507ix l'iviij siij d


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