Henry VIII
May 1541, 26-31

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'Henry VIII: May 1541, 26-31', Letters and Papers, Foreign and Domestic, Henry VIII, Volume 16: 1540-1541 (1898), pp. 409-429. URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=76245 Date accessed: 30 October 2014.


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May 1541, 26–31

26 May. 863. The Privy Council.
Nicolas'
P.C.P., vii.
194.
Meeting at Greenwich, 26 May. Present: Abp. of Canterbury, Chancellor, Norfolk, Privy Seal, Gt. Chamb., Hertford, Gt. Admiral, Durham, Treasurer, Comptroller, Mr. of Horse, Vice-Chamb., Wriothesley, Sadler. No business recorded.
26 May. 864. Chapuys to the Queen of Hungary.
Spanish
Calendar, VI.
i., No. 163.
Acknowledging her letter of the 18th with a copy of this King's letter to her, though her answer to him has not yet come, which is important to enable him to reply to the King or his Councillors should they speak to him on the subject, though he does not believe they will, seeing that for one claim they can produce he can produce endless ones, as he did some time ago when asked to write about the 14 ships detained at Nieuport. Neither the King nor his Councillors took so high a tone then, and the release of those ships seems to have made them all the bolder. Thinks some measure should be taken at once to lower their pride and counteract their extravagant statutes lately made. Suggests again the prohibition of the export of hops from the Low Countries, or of madder without a licence; also the import of woollen cloths, woven as they generally are here; and a duty of one gold florin might be imposed on each cloth of the right sort; which would be good revenge. As to the King's threat of further measures if the placard be not revoked, cannot think what he can do to treat the Emperor's subjects worse; for if he knew of any other country in which his subjects could exchange their goods, he would send them thither to trade even though his own revenue suffered by it. He would find other marts, to avoid the retaliations to which English merchants will be subjected in the Emperor's countries. Two months ago the Privy Council were deliberating about sending out two ships to discover a passage between Iceland and Greenland, where it was thought the great cold would cause a good sale for woollen cloths; and with this view he retained here for some time an experienced pilot from Seville; with whom, however, he could not agree as to terms, and the undertaking has been abandoned.
Some days ago the clothmakers and cloth merchants here came before the Council against the shearmen to get the statute repealed which forbids the exportation of cloths of more than 3l. value unless dressed (accousté), alleging that the shearmen dressed them so ill that the people of the Low Countries would no longer buy English cloth; at least there was not a piece of dressed cloth from here that did not sell there for two ducats less than if it were not dressed, and besides the loss of these 2 ducats they lost other two in getting them ready. The majority of the Councillors seem to be in favour of the repeal of the statute, but Chapuys fears the King will not consent, just because it will benefit the people of those countries; and therefore English merchants would be glad of a proclamation in Flanders against the importation of English woollen cloth, to see whether the King would not then grant their request.
Wrote of the King's determination, on hearing of this conspiracy, to go North in person. Having lately heard that the affair threatened to grow worse, he has now issued orders for stores of provisions and intends going thither in pomp, followed by at least 5,000 horse. Several lords and gentlemen have been summoned. His object in going with so large a train seems to be to gain a reputation in parts of his kingdom that he has never yet visited, and that the money spent may remain in the country, as the people of the North complain that the King has seized the rentals, not only of the abbeys but of the principal lords like Northumberland; so that the money which formerly circulated in the North now comes up to London.
Hears that, this Queen some days ago being rather sad, the King wished to know the cause, and she said it was owing to a rumour that he was going to take back Anne of Cleves. The King told her she was wrong to think such things, and even if he were in a position to marry he had no mind to take back Anne; which is very probable, as his love never returns for a woman he has once abandoned. Yet many thought that he would be reconciled to her for fear of the king of France making war on him at the solicitation of the duke of Cleves and the king of Scotland. London, 26 May 1541.
A paragraph about couriers, &c.
Original at Vienna.
26 May. 865. Hampton Court, Oatlands, and Nonsuch.
Cott. Appx.
xxviii. f. 65.
B. M.
An estimate of men employed and material used during seven weeks ending 4 June 33 Hen. VIII., at Hampton Court, Oatlands, and Nonsuch (five weeks). Total, 1,443l. 10s.
“Mr. Lorde, we pray you to make suit for this foresaid sum, so that ye may be at Oatlands upon Wednesday at night, and to pay there upon Thursday next, upon Friday at Hampton Court, and upon Saturday, Whitsun even, at Nonsuch. From Hampton Court, this present Ascension Day ao rr. Henr. VIIIvi xxxiijo. (Signed) Rich. Benese, surveyor; T. Marten, comptrler.”
Pp. 6.
28 May. 866. The late Monastery of Croxden, Staff.
Add. MS.
11,041, f. 7.
B. M.
Receipt, 18 (?) May 33 Hen. VIII., by Robt. Clerke, late monk of Crokysden, Staff., from Geoff. Lee, of 10l. 13s. 4d., for his half year's pension due at Lady Day last. Signed.
Small paper, p.
1.
Ib., f. 8. 2. Similar receipts by Robt. Cade, John Orpe, and Wm. Beche, late monks there, dated 20 and 28 May 33 Hen. VIII.
P. 1.
Ib., f. 9. 3. Similar receipts by John Thornton and Ric. Meyre, monks there, dated 28 May 33 Hen. VIII.
P. 1.
28 May. 867. Mary queen of Hungary to Henry VIII.
R. O.
St. P., viii.
572.
John Ousborne, Henry's servant, has delivered his letters of the 17th inst. requesting leave to carry hence certain harness. Although the export of such things is prohibited she did not like to refuse such a friend as Henry; but, as the Emperor's subjects make daily complaints that they are injured by certain statutes in England, which seem indirectly to prohibit their trade there, as she wrote in her last, she has deferred granting this request pending Henry's reply (i.e., to her last letters). Brussels, 28 May 1541. Signed.
French, pp.
2. Add. Endd.: regent of Flanders.
29 May. 868. Marillac to Francis I.
R. O.
Kaulek, 309.
(Almost the
whole text.)
What has here happened since he wrote last, on the 22nd, gives matter to write. To begin with, a case more worthy of compassion than of long letters, the countess of Saalberi, mother of Cardinal Pol and the late lord Montaigue, was yesterday morning, about 7 o'clock, beheaded in a corner of the Tower, in presence of so few people that until evening the truth was still doubted. It was the more difficult to believe as she had been long prisoner, was of noble lineage, above 80 years old, and had been punished by the loss of one son and banishment of the other, and the total ruin of her house. Further reflections upon this. The manner of proceeding in her case and that of a lord who was executed at the same time (who is not yet named, but is presumed to be lord Leonard de Clidas, formerly the King's lieutenant in Ireland) seems to argue that those here are afraid to put to death publicly those whom they execute in secret. It may be added that yesterday all the heads which were fixed upon the bridge of the river which passes by this town were taken down; in order that the people may forget those whose heads kept their memory fresh, if it were not that this will people the place with new, for Marillac hears from a good place that, before St. John's tide, they reckon to empty the Tower of the prisoners now there for treason.
The talk of going to the North continues, and provisions are already being sent; which are the greater as the company will be 4,000 or 5,000 horse, as well because the King wishes to go with more magnificence (as he has not yet been there) as to be secure against any seditious designs. They will be gentlemen of these quarters of King (Kent), whom he trusts most. The 50 gentlemen of the house will each have tent and war equipment, as also will several other young lords; so that it will be rather like following a camp than going to the chase.
As instructed in last packet of the 20th, will write to no one of affairs here. Would not have done it in the past had he known Francis's pleasure, but was only written to to address all he wrote to Francis, not that he should not write to others. Will write affairs concerning war or peace to Mons. de Vendosme, as long as he is in Picardy, and in his absence a word to M. du Bies, to prevent them thinking better or worse in the absence of news. Is not spoken to about the Cauchoide nor about the conversation he wrote last in cipher.
French. Two modern transcripts, each pp. 4, one headed “28” May, the other “29” May 1541.
29 May. 869. Carlisle.
Add. MS.
5754, f. 84.
B. M.
Indenture of receipt, 29 May 33 Hen. VIII., by Robert bp. of Carlisle from Robert bp. of Llandaff, president of the Council in the North, of 1,000l. to be bestowed about the King's works within the city and castle of Carlisle.
P. 1, indented.
29 May. 870. Claudius Internuntius to Card. Farnese.
Baronius,
xxxii, 577.
Describes how, in the Legate's name, he warned Granvelle as to the danger of the article on toleration. Granvelle replied that transubstantiation was too subtle a matter for the common people, to whom it was sufficient to believe that Christ's body was in the Eucharist, and that if this difficulty were taken away other articles would easily be conciliated, except that of Confession, “atque optime sperare, in comitiis Pontificium Primatum communi Principum consensu confirmandum, seque in id summa contentione incumbere, atque rem a se impetratum iri,” which done, as he was informed by the English ambassadors, the King of England would permit the Emperor to undertake his reconciliation with the Pope, and if he returned to the Church the Lutherans would probably be compliant. * * * Ratisbon, 29 May 1541.
Latin. From an abstract.
29 May. 871. Don Diego Hurtado de Mendoza to Charles V.
Add. 28,593,
f. 3.
B. M.
The Venetians still firm not to assist any other power against the Emperor. Sends summary of news from the Levant. The Pope was talking of renewing the league of Julius II. with the Swiss, and had sent to the Venetians, pointing out how easily the Emperor now might become master of all Italy. The Pope, having been requested by the Viceroy of Naples to disarm, has sent Capo di Ferro to France to hasten the marriage of his granddaughter, (fn. 1) and to procure a defensive league between himself, France, and Venice. As to invasion of Hungary by the Turk, he will not go beyond Adrianople because he has no great army. Venice, 29 May 1541.
See Spanish Calendar, VI., i. No. 164.
30 May. 872. Bishopric of Bath and Wells.
See Grants in May, Nos. 29, 82.
31 May. 873. The Privy Council.
Nicolas'
P.C.P., vii.,
195.
Note that at Greenwich, 27 May, the Council did not sit, because the King and Queen removed thence to Westminster, and the Household to Eltham; and that on 28, 29, and 30 May it did not sit.
Meeting at Westminster, 31 May. Present: Chancellor, Norfolk, Privy Seal, Gt. Chamb., Hertford, Gt. Admiral, Durham, Treasurer, Wriothesley, Sadler, Chanc. of Augm., Chanc. of Tenths. No business recorded.
May. 874. Bucer.
Harl. MS.
1854, f. 1.
B. M.
A book upon theology with the title, “Consilium theologicum, in eujusdam viri gratiam privatim conscriptum, quo authoritate sacrarum literarum ostenderet an et quatenus Christiani in ecclesiis Pontificia tyrannide adhuc pressis degentes illarum ritibus et peractionibus communicare possint. Quis quoque uniuscujusque ritus sit fons verus, usus atque abusus. Authore sanctissimo et celeberrimo sacrarum literarum professore M. Bucero.” It ends with a benediction and the words “Anno 1541 descripta Mense Maio.”
Begins: Christi membrum haberi nobis debet, quicunque invocat nomen Christi, nec hoc illis factis negat, propter quæ non est cibus sumendus cum iis, qui, cum fratres dici volunt, istiusmodi mala admittunt.
A note in a modern hand attached: “Hic tractatus M. Buceri non extat.”
Latin, pp. 90.
875. Traitors in the North.
R. O. Charges of prisoners lately committed to the King's gaol of Davy Hall by the Council in the North under John Langton, keeper of that gaol.
Commons and lodging of Robt. Boxe, gent., from 3 to 16 April, 6s. 8d.; of Croft, servant to Wm. Lee, from 16 to 23 April, 3s. 4d.; and for watching, &c., “juxta discresciones vestras.”
Allowance clause for 10s. added and signed by Robt. Sowthwell, and signed by the Council, i.e., Llandaff, T. Tempest, Ellerker, Bowis, Fairfax, Babthorp, and Chaloner.
P. 1.
R. O. 2. Expenses of Roger Thurgarlond (?), 24 April 33 Hen. VIII.
For carrying the “condam” of Croxston's servant, and keeping him 2 days. Carrying Thos. Crofte, late servant to Wm. Leght, from York to Leeds and keeping him there 3 days. Riding to Mr. Sowithwell and tarrying 2 days. Total, 11s. 2d. Small paper, p. 1.
R. O. 3. Charges of prisoners committed by the King's Council to Sheriffhutton Castle under the custody of Sir Thos. Curwen.
Of Wm. Lee, from 20 April to 9 May, 12s. Of Sir Wm. Grene, Sir Robt. Holdyne, and Sir Robt. Burton, from 16 April to 9 May, 8s. 8d. each. Of Robt. Boxe, 8s. Making “jeyrens” (irons) for the prisoners, 7s. 8d. Watching, &c., — (blank).
Allowance clause, for 53s. 8d., added and signed by Robt. Sowthwell and by the Council i.e., Llandaff, Tempest, Ellerkar, Bowes, Fairfax, and Babthorp.
P. 1, mutilated.
R. O. 4. Bill, headed “ao H. VIII., xxxiijo,” of Brian Lewty, notary, put in to the Council of the North “for writing of examinations and other books at this present time by one whole night and two days and at other divers times” (no amount stated). Subscribed by Sowthwell, “Alow hym vs.,” and signed: Robert Sowthwell: Robert Landaffe: T. Magnus: T. Tempest: Rauff Ellerkar: Robert Bowis: Thomas Fairfax: Jo. Uvedale.
Small paper, p. 1.
R. O. 5. Bill to the Council of the North of the expenses of 4 sheriffs' officers of the City for keeping of the prisoners, Sir Swynden, Dymounde, and Sir John Dyxson, and “for hanging up of their quarters” (amounts detailed); and petition that the officers may have the apparel of the said prisoners as has been “evermore accustomed.”
Allowance clause, for 53s. 4d., added and signed by Robert Sowthwell and signed by the Council, i.e., Llandaff, Ellerkar, Bowes, and Fairfax.
P. 1. Endd.
R. O. 6. Expenses of John Broke, servant to Sir Robt. Nevyll, for taking “Tattersall wife, Rige wife and Kent wife,” carrying them to York and keeping them there three days, 15s. 8d.
Small paper, p.
1.
R. O. 7. York:—Rewards to counsel, clerks, and messengers about the condemnation of traitors.
Messengers: To John Nettellton, riding to the Court at Canterbury and returning 29 March 32 Hen. VIII., 56s. 2d. To Nettellton and Roger Williams, riding from York to Greenwich and back, 22 April 32 Hen. VIII., 76s. Ric. Dawkins and Thos. Baily, riding thither, 27 April 33 Hen. VIII., 79s., and 10 May, 60s.
Counsel at the Sessions:
To Fras. Sowthwell, Robt. Mennell, Ric. Smethelay, Wm. Tankerd, Ric. Palmes, Ric. Whalley, Ric. Burnell, Thos. Gargrave, Fras. Frubissher, clerk of the Assize, 20s. each.
Clerks, for writing letters and examinations: Fras. Southwell, John Nevell, John Germyn, Roger Williams, Thos. Baily, Wm. Strickelande, Hen. Laurence, Geo. Hall, Robt. Rushworth, Ant. Hungate, Thos. Baker, 10l. 6s. 8d.
Men riding in post:
Nettellton, Baily, Williams, and Dawkins, 100s. Ink, paper, and parchment, 3s. 4d. Total, 37l. 11s. 2d. Signed by Robert Southwell—Robert Landaffe—T. Magnus—T. Tempest—Rauff Ellerkar—Robert Bowis—Rob't Chaloner—Jo. Vuedale.
Pp. 3. Endd.: The Lord President.
R. O. 8. Expenses paid from 26 March and since, by John Skayff, messenger, viz.:—going with a letter to Sir Henry Savill, Sir Robt. Nevill, and Sir Thos. Gren, priest, for two days, 2s. For a horse for Mr. Leigh to Pountefract, for 2 days, 8d. For two horses for Mr. Francis Southwell and Roger Wilyams, for 3 days, 2s. Expenses for Smalpage, Smyth, and Barkar, for 2 days, 2s. For 2 horses for Sir Thos. Maunsell and Sir John Dixson, priests, to Pountefract for 2 days, 16d. For 2 horses to Mr. Francis Southwell and his servant, for 3 days, 2s. For 2 horses to Mr. Jois and his servant, to Pountefract, 16d. For riding for Barkar and two other times, 4s. Total, 15s. 4d. Signed: Robert Sowthwell—Robert Landaffe—T. Magnus—Thomas Tempest—Rauff Ellerkar—Robert Bowis—Thomas Fairfax—Robert Chaloner.
P. 1. Endd.
R. O. 9. Expenses of Jas. Corker, servant to Sir Robt. Nevyll.
Attaching Browne, Cokeson's servant, and carrying him to York, 3 days. Watching for John Dycson at Wakefield, 2 days. Two days at York to desire the copy of Mr. Legh's inventory. Taking inventories of the priests' chambers at Wakefield. Undersheriff's costs at the “praysenge” of the goods of the said persons at Wakefield. Total, 19s. 10d.
P.
1.
R. O. 10. Expenses of Chr. Turton, by Mr. Sheriff's command, for carriage of prisoners since 22 March 32 and 33 Hen. VIII.
Bringing Sir Wm. Swynden, Oswold Gryce, Robt. Boxe, Wm. Coykson, the “three wives,” (fn. 2) and Leonard Bayttes to York with the assistance to Ric. Elles and Thos. Calles.
Keep of prisoners and watching every night since. Bringing a horse to Mr. Southwell's brother. Total, 39s. 8d.
P.
1. Endd.: “Billa expens. circa apprehenc. Legh, Tattersall et aliorum proditorum.”
R. O. 11. Expenses of Edm. Nevyll and 2 men with him, going to Pomfret with the “condam” of Crokstone, vicar Braton, and John Dycson.
At Rothewell for bread and ale, 6d. To Robt. Calbeke “for carrying a piece of a jake” from Rothwell to York. At Tattersall house for ale, …
Mutilated small slip.
R. O. 12. Petition of Thos. Robynson, smith, to the Council of the North for allowance of 3s., for setting on and taking off the fetters of prisoners in the city (fn. 3) and Kydcote. Signed: Robert Sowthwell—Robert Landaffe—Rauf Ellerkar—Robert Bowis—Willm. Babthorp—Robt. Chaloner.
P. 1. Endd.
R. O. 13. Expenses of the under-sheriff of Yorkshire at the attaching of certain persons at Wakefield and carrying them to York.
Taking of Sir John Gryce, Sir Gregory Gryce, Sir Robt. Burton and Thos. Tattersall. Searching for Swynden, priest, and Oswald Gryce and sending them to York. Taking inventory of Tattersall's goods. Searching chambers at Wakefield with Sir John Nevyll, Ric. Pymontt and their servants. Searching Gilb. Thorneton's house. Robt. Clayton's costs at York.
P. 1.
R. O. 14. “Miles Whitell asketh allowance for prisoners as followeth”: —
“Md. that I, Willm. Ley, squire, oweth for meat and drink and lodging to the keeper of the castle of York, 6s. 8d.” For meat, drink and lodging of Mr. Box, 5s.; of Sir John Gryce, 10s.; of Mr. Tattersall, 28s.; of Sir Robt. Howden, Sir Wm. Grene, Sir Robt. Burton, 3s. 4d. each; of Sir Robt. Swynden, 3s.; of Gilb. Thorneton, Jas. Dymond, John Kent, 2s. each; of Oswold Grice, 2s. 8d.; Gregory Grice, 2s.; and of the “men that did execution at Knasuyre,” 4d.
“Item, that I, Sir John Grice, will that the keeper Miles” receive of Mr. Sheriff 5s. to dispose to the poor prisoners to pray for my soul.
Allowance clause added Robert Sowthwell and signed by him and by the Council of the North, i.e., Llandaff, Tempest, Ellerkar, Babthorp, Chaloner.
P. 1. Mutilated. Endd.: “Myles, yalor” (gaoler).
R. O. 15. “A certain bill for the answering of certain goods late Thomas Tatersalles.”
Sums paid to Tristram Tesshe by Oliver and Chas. Chompney, Robt. Chyld, John Cowdwell, John Scorer and Mrs. Tattersall on various accounts. The latter asks 10l. 11s. allowance for rents of her farms due at Pentecost next after the attainder of her husband. Total, 43l.
P.
1. Slightly mutilated.
R. O. 16. “Th'expenses of meat and drink made the xiiij., xv., and xvj. days of May anno rr. Hen. viij. xxxiijo by Master Robert Southwell and Sir Rauff Ellerkar knight, Robert Chaloner and Tristram Tesh” (altered from “Southwell and other, at Chete”), viz.:—
A lamb 18d., half a calf 16d., a quarter mutton 8d., ale 8s. 6d., bread 2d., “provende to the horse” 6s.; “to Thomas Morres for his expenses in carrying a gown and other necessaries to Sir John Nevill” 2s.; to a smith for opening of locks 8d., and to a man that went to fetch him 6d. Total 21s. 4d. Signed: Robert Sowthwell.
Also to Ric. Whitechurche for 2 pots ale, 9d. To Wm. Coke, keeper of the park, in reward, 2s.
P.
1. Endd.: Expenses at Chete.
R. O. 17. “Stuff delivered at Chete by me, William Watson.”
Description and value of live stock delivered to his master and to eight other persons named.
P. 1.
876. Henry VIII. to the Council at Calais.
R. O. The controversy with France touching the Couswade and Cowbrid[ge] being still in question, they are to find out whether the Frenchmen intend to mow the said Couswade and what number of men shall be appointed thereto. If the number be small they must secretly prepare to prevent them; but if the number be so great as not to be resisted without endangering the towns and fortresses there, they shall in no wise incur any danger for such a small matter, which may be redubbed at all times.
Draft, pp. 3. Mutilated. Endd.: “Minute to the deputy of Calays, Sir John Wallop, and the rest of the Council at the town and marches of the same.”
877. Calais and Guisnes.
Titus B. i.
208b.
B. M.
Chr. of Calais,
197.
“A declaration of the number of workmen and labourers, with their wages working beyond the sea on the King's Majesty's fortifications, anno Henrici 8 regni 33.”
The numbers are:—at Calais 133 workmen on Dyvelin Bulwark and 526 labourers, at Rysebank, 70 workmen and 211 labourers. The estimated monthly cost of provisions of these works (items given, viz., coals, chalk, brick, timber, stone from Feversham and St. Augustine at Canterbury, &c.) is 530l. 11s. 4d.
At Guisnes: — At Porton's (Pirton's?) Bulwark, 94 workmen, 200 labourers serving them, 50 labourers “bearing forth [qu. of earth?] out of the digg of the bulwark into the same bulwark” and 30 quenching line. At the Newe Bulwark 52 workmen, 180 labourers serving them, 80 bearing earth and 18 quenching line. At Whettell Bulwark 20 workmen, 58 labourers serving them, 20 bearing earth and 5 making mortar. At the Mill Tower 24 workmen, 48 labourers serving them, and 5 making mortar. At the Carpentry, 28 carpenters working “now” for the first floor of the New Bulwark, 60 labourers who were driving piles at the castle gate and “now shall work upon the brays there.” At the Dyke next the Plash 73 labourers casting it. At the Brickery and Sandpit 20 labourers digging sand and lading carts. At the Town Dyke and Rampere 280 labourers. At the quarry beside the chapel 40 labourers. At the quarry of Fynes Hill 14 rough layers and 120 labourers. At the Wood 20 labourers. Four smiths, 27 clerks.
The estimated cost of provisions for one month at Guisnes (items given) 516l. 8s.
Total charge of the fortifications for one month, 2,850l. 5s. 2d.
Wages of the 100 horsemen under Sir John Wallop, viz., 2 petty captains at 2s. a day, 2 gyttorne bearers at 12d. and the rest (96) at 9d. Four captains at 4s. each with 6 soldiers and a drum and a fife at 6d., 4 petty captains at 2s. each with two soldiers at 6d. Four standard bearers at 12d. each with one soldier at 6d. The Surveyor at 4s. Ant. Rous at 4s. Six persons appointed by Rous at 6d. Total, 196l.
In a modern hand, pp.
4.
878. Grants in May 1541.
May./Grants. 1. The dean and chapter of Winchester. Grant, in frank-almoigne, of the manor of Barthona Prioris, Hants; the manors of Crundall, Sutton, Whitchurche, Manydon, Lyttelton, Chylbolton, Wunsington, Sylkested, Westmeon, Nutshullyng, Milbroke, Moorecourt, Avyngton, Exton, Haddington, Bransebury, Henton, and Upsomeborne, Hants; Ham, Hiniton, Overton, Alton, Wroughton, Stoketon, Pateney, Westwood, Langesisshehid near Endeford, Wynmanston, and Shipton Bellyngar, Wilts; and Bleadon, Somers.; which belonged to the late monastery of St. Swithin, Winchester; and all possessions of the monastery in Barthona Prioris, Sparsholt, Wyke, Fulflud, Compton, Sparkford, Chylcombe, Ovyngton, Morested, Brykesden, Wynhall, Otterborne, Crundall, Yateley, Crokam, Dypnall, Bramshutt, Haldershutt, Halley, Swantroppe, Flete, Bownest, Charlecote, Frysolke, Baghurst, Hanyton. Fabyans, Marvyns, Thurmons, Hursley, Oxenbridge, Deane, and Lovynton, Hants; and in the parishes of St. Clement, St. Peter in Gudbigate, St. Laurence, St. Maurice, St. George, St. Mary de Kalendar, St. Mary de Ode, St. Peter de Colbroke, and St. Swithin “supra portam Regiam” in the city of Winchester, and in the parishes of St. Peter de Chishull, St. John, St. Michael, St. Faith, St. Giles. St. James, St. Anastasius, St. Bartholomew, and St. Martin in the soke of Winchester, or in the suburbs of that city.
A yearly rent or fee farm of 10l. issuing from the borough of Whitchurche, Hants; and the rectories of Wotton and Littelton, Hants; Overton and Alton, Wilts; which belonged to the said late monastery.
The rectories of Cristchurche Twynneham, Hants, and Blandford, Dorset, which belonged to the late monastery of Cristchurche Twynneham; of Romsey, Hants, which belonged to Romsey mon.; of Alton, Bensted and Kyngesley, Hants; Collingborne, Wilts; and Pideltrenthed, Dorset; which belonged to Hida mon.; of Preston Candever and Nutley, Hants, which belonged to Southwike mon.; of Bartonstacye, Hants, which belonged to Lanthony mon., near Gloucester; of Duryngton, Wanborough, Aldeborne, and Alton, Wilts (with tithes in Alton and Northtudworth); and Letcombe Regis and Estchallow, Berks; which belonged to Ambresbury mon.; and of Keveleigh and Bulkington, Hants (sic), which belonged to Edington mon.
Also the advowsons of the vicarages of these churches and of all vicarages attached to the said manors or in the city of Winchester, or in the soke thereof.
Certain pensions or yearly rents issuing from the rectory or collegiate church of Holy Cross, Winchester, and the rectories or churches of Ryngwood, Hants; Walton-upon-Thames, Hants (sic); Netherwallopp, Elyngdon, Quydhampton, Crundall, Drocknesford, Havent, Wynhall, Hants; St. Maurice in Winchester, St. James (appropriated to the college of Holy Cross by Winchester), St. Faith, St. Anastasius, Sparsholte, Icchinstoke, St. Maurice, Bensted in the Isle of Wight, Newton Valens, Chilcombe, Compton, Wyke, and Hanyton, Hants; and all pensions, portions, &c., in the diocese of Winchester in cos. Wilts and Surrey which belonged to the said late monastery, and were of old called the “penticostalls” of St. Swithin, and amount in ordinary years to the value of 21l. To hold the premises by a yearly rent of 178l. 16s.d. in lieu of tenths and first-fruits.
Also release to Will. Kyngesmyll, S.T.P., now dean; and Edm. Stewarde, LL.D., John Crayforthe, S.T.P., John Dean, S.T.P., John Draper, Hen. Milles, Thos. Ronkhorne, Will. Medowe, Ric. Redar, Peter Langriche, Thos. White, Ant. Barker, and John White, now prebendaries in the said cathedral, of the first-fruits and tenths due on their several portions.
With liberties; and subject to numerous reprises * * * “tricesimo tercio.”—P.S. (Partly illegible, especially the dates and name of the grantee.) Pat. 33 Hen. VIII., p. 9, ms. 5–11 (dated Westm., 1 May).
2. John Barnehowse and Margaret his wife. Licence to alienate a moiety of the manor of Legh Chalons, and of certain lands in Plympton Comitis, Sparkewill, Smetheley, and Est Upton, Devon, to Hen. Denys and John Rugeway. And licence to the said Henry and John to re-alienate the same to the said John Barnehowse and Margaret in survivorship, with remainder to John Southcot for four years; with remainder to Thos. Southcot and Grace, daughter of the said John Barnehowse and Margaret, whom the said Thomas if going to marry, and the heirs of their bodies; with remainder in default of such issue to the heirs of the body of the said Grace, and contingent remainder to the right heirs of the said John Barnehowse. Westm., 1 May. Pat. 33 Hen. VIII., p. 7, m. 5.
3. Erasmus Crykener and Agnes his wife. Grant of a brewhouse within the precinct of the late White Friars in the suburbs of London, and certain gardens within the said precinct. Greenwich, 1 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 3 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 8, m. 35.
4. Sir Will. Waldegrave. Livery of lands as kinsman and next heir of Sir Will. Waldegrave, sen. (viz., son of Geo. Waldegrave, deceased, s. and h. of the said Sir Will. Waldegrave, sen.), viz., of the manors of Polsted and Levenhey, Suff., and the advowson of the rectory or church of Polsted, whereof the said Sir Will. Waldegrave, sen., or Margery his wife, who held the same as jointure or dower, or any ancestor of the said Sir Will. Waldegrave, jun., was seized. Hampton Court, 27 Jan. 32 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 4 May 33 Hen. VIII.—P.S. Pat. p. 1, m. 18.
5. Sir Ric. Gresham and Isabella his wife. Licence to alienate lands in Balderby and Kyrbywyske, Yorks., to Chr. Lassellys. Westm., 4 May. Pat. 33 Hen. VIII., p. 5, m. 1.
6. Thos. earl of Rutland and Eleanor his wife. Licence to alienate the manor of Baroby and lands in Baroby, Nubo, Whytcrosse, and Grantham; to Will. Vernon and Dorothy his wife, and the heirs of the said William. Westm., 4 May. Pat. 33 Hen. VIII., p. 5, m. 3.
7. Will. Willoughby. Licence to alienate the manor of Wykys Uffold and four messuages and 12l. rent in Ipswich, Russhemer, Tuddenham, Nacton, Whersted, Chelmeton, Bentley, Stutton, Capell, and Brantham; to John Brewse. Westm., 4 May, Pat. 33 Hen. VIII., p. 5, m. 3.
8. John Porte. Livery of lands as s. and h. of Sir John Porte, viz., of all possessions of his said father, and all his interest in possessions whereof his father was seized, with remainder to the said John Porte and his heirs male. Westm. Palace, 14 March 32 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 5 May 33 Hen. VIII.—P.S. Pat. p. 1, m. 15.
9. Francis Ayscough. Livery of lands as s. and h. of Sir Will. Ayscough, viz., of the possessions of the said Sir William, and of all the said Francis' interest in possessions whereof Eliz. Ayscough, late wife of the said Sir William, Rob. Ayscough, Edw. Ayscough, Chr. Ayscough, or Eliz. Ayscough, widow of Thos. Ayscough, were seized for term of life. Westm. Palace, 13 March 32 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 5 May 33 Hen. VIII.—P.S. Pat. p. 1, m. 20.
10. The town of Bristol. Grant, to the mayor and commonalty, of the hospital of St. Mark of Byllyswyke, alias “Lez Gaunts” near Bristol, the manors of Erdecote Gaunts and Lee, Glouc., and Stokelande Gaunts, Somers.; the rectories and advowsons of the vicarages of Stokeland Gaunts and Overstowye; the manor of Wynterborne Gonnor alias Cherburgh, Wilts; and all possessions of the hospital in Bristol, and in the parish of Almondysbury and in Lee, Glouc., and in Stokelande Gaunts, Overstowye, and Browham, Somers., and Wynterborne Gonner alias Cherburgh (except the manor of Poulett Gaunts and lands in Poulett Gaunts, Southam, and Northam, Somers., lately granted to Ric. Cupper).
Also the manor of Hampe, Somers., and land there in tenure of Sir Ric. Warre and Robert, his son, which belonged to the late monastery of Athelney.
A close of pasture, &c., on the hill of St. Michael in the suburbs of the said town near Magdalen Lane, which belonged to the late priory of St. Mary Magdalene, near Bristol.
The house, &c., of the “Grey Freers” in Bristol, and lands (specified) and the prize of all fishes within the town, liberty and common of Bristol; which prize of fishes belonged to the said late Grey Friars, and to the Friars Preachers, commonly called the “Blake Freres” there.
The house, &c., of the late “Whyte Freres” in Bristol, with the messuage and house called the “Hopers Hall” within it, and all lands there in tenure of David Hobbys. Greenwich, 2 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 6 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 1, m. 11.
11. The dean and chapter of Carlisle. Grant, in frank-almoigne, of the manors of Newbigging, Newlathes, Ellerton, Calcots, Botchergate, the hospital of St. Nicholas, Henderbye, Seburgham, Lorton, Isakeby alias Prior Hall, Newbigging in Allerdayre or Allerdaill, Crosby in Allerdayre alias Crossebye Canabye, Allerthwayte, and Salkeld Parva, Cumb., and Corbridge, Northumb.; which belonged to the late priory of St. Mary, Carlisle; and all possession of that priory in Newbigging, Newlathes, Ellerton, Calcots, Shatewengate, Botchergate, Caldewhill, Richardgate, the hospital of St. Nicholas, Currok, Blekalfeld, Almeryholme, Spyttelcroke, Raper Leez, Hungerye Hill, St. Nicholas' Hill (“Monte Sancti Nicholai”), Weryholme, Stanecrossegate, Fuckeholme, Caldewgate, Carleton, Briscoo Magna, Briscoo Parva, Petellwraye, Henderbye, Seburgham, Langholme, Sowrebye, Newbye super Moram, Lorton, Isakebye alias Prior Hall, Newbigging in Allerdaill, Brownelston, Woodsyde, Crossbye in Allerdaill alias Crossebye Canabye, Allerthwayte, Salkeld Parva, Talentire, Seton, Dereham, Crossbye in Allerbye, Braten, Tykemyre, Calfalde, Armathawayte in the Forest, Armathwayte in Allerdaill, Rowthwayte, Hallchiff, Caldebek, Perten, Crofton, Burghvisand, Moderbye, Grynesdaill, Dalstane Parva, Hauxdaill, Raughton, Unthanke, Cumquyntyne, Penerethcotts, Cargo, Rockeclyff, Langbrunskath, Arneth, Skalbye, Talken, Heyton, Fenton Parva and Magna, Ragarth, Cumrewe, Cumwhitton, Skatermanok, Rokescrofte, Anestapleth, Marghanby, Glassounby, Gamelsby, Melmorby, Langwarthby, Edenhall, Wynskales, Blenkern, Nittwhayte, Mylborne, Lonthawyte, Skerwithe, Stripingholme, Skaling, Ulesbye, Tymperon, Staneton, Commersdaill, Mekelthwayte, Bassingthwayte, Terrybyfeld, Warwyke, Aglonby, Banton, Stoddom, Biglands, Knottecastell, Harnegyll, Gylcrux, Bekernet, Ellerbeck, Pullayke, Deyn, Docwraye, Welmerbye, Terrybye, Blake hall, Nelehouses, Penruddock, Wampold, Knochoberd, Bukabanke, Orton, Corkeby, Dereham-rawe, Blenkowe, and Howghton, Cumb.; and in Corbridge, Whittengeham, Haltwisell, Wyden, Redepeth, Ellys, and Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Northumb.; and in Rutter, Knyp, Crossebygarret, Bampton, Cundall, Sonygarth, Stokebridge, and Newbigging, Westmor.; with the salmon fishery in the water of Eden called the “Cokk garth,” Cumb.; and all lands in the parishes of St. Mary and St. Cuthbert in Carlisle, and its suburbs which belonged to the said priory.
The late priory or cell of Wetherell alias Wetherall, Cumb., which belonged to the late priory of St. Mary, York; the manor of Wetherall, Cumb.; possessions of that cell in Wetherall, Morehouse, Holmehouse, Corkeby, Cumwhynten, Botcherby, Frodelcroke, Penrethcots, Bridgend, Cryngeledyke, Anastable, Armathwayte, Brodwall in Gylseland near Scotland, Newbye, Ferlame, Gallowefeld, Ruke, Skallmellock, Cumb., and in the parishes of St. Mary and St. Cuthbert in Carlisle; and in Goldbylathes, Morlande, Kyrkebythure, Bolton, Kyrkander, Cullgarthe, and Appulbye, Westmld.
The rectories and churches of St. Mary and St. Cuthberth in Carlisle, Sowreby, Addingham, Kirkelande, Thuresbye, Bughokirke, Seburgham, Ireby, Canaby, Cammarton, Hatton, Cumwhitton, Cumrewe, Edenhall, Rokeclyf, Staney (a moiety), Cumb.; and Whittingham, Corbridge, and Newcastle-upon-Tyne (a moiety), Northumb.; which belonged to Carlisle priory; and of Morlande, St. Michael Appulbye, and St. Laurence Appulbye, Westmor., which belonged to Wetherall.
And all tithes of corn and hay in the township of Bolton, Mikelstrikeland, Thurneby, and Thurneby grange, Morlande, Slegyll, Newby in the Stanes, Kyngesmeborne, and Parva Strykelande in the parish of Morlande, and in the townships of Skytergate, Langton, Crakenthorppe, Hilton, Bondgate, and Moreton within the parish of St. Michael Appulbye, and in the townships of Drybek, Fallowfeld, Barwys, Ruttor, and Colbye in the parish of St. Laurence, Appulbye; and a pension issuing from the rectories of Salkeld Magna, with reservation of the rectory of Wetherall, Cumb., and the tithes thereof.
Pensions from the following churches, viz., Hokemonbye, Hotton in the Forest, Ullesby, Castellcarrok, Akton, Thursebye, Bewecastell, the vicarage of Whittingham, Northumb.; and the rectory of Lodar, Westmor.; which belonged to Carlisle priory.
And all lands of Carlisle priory in Sowreby, Addingham, Kyrkeland, Thuresby, Bukhookirke, Seburgham, Ireby, Canaby, Camerton, Hatton, Cumwhitton, Cumrewe, Edenhall, Rokeclyff, Staney, Whittingham, Corbridge, Newcastle, and in the parishes of St. Mary and St. Cuthbert in Carlisle, and in the parishes of Morlande, St. Michael, Appulbye, and St. Laurence, Appulby, with reservation of a pension frem the rectory of Wigton.
The advowsons of the rectories and churches of Hutton, Castelcarrok, and Bewecastell, Cumb.; of the vicarages of Sowereby, Thursbye, Eddingham, Edenhall, and Kyrkland, Cumb.; and of Whittingham and Corbridge, Northumb.; and of the chantries of St. Katherine in Carlisle cathedral, Holy Cross and St. Roche in the same church, and St. Alban in the city of Carlisle, and St. Mary Skelton, Cumb.; which belonged to Carlisle.
Rent of 82l. 11s.d. in lieu of tenths and first-fruits.
Also release to Launcelot Salkell, now dean, and Will. Florence, clk.; Ric. Brandeling, clk.; Edw. Losshe, clk.; and Barnaby Kirkbride, clk., now prebendaries of the said cathedral, of the first-fruits and tenths due on their several portions.
With liberties, and subject to certain reprises.—(Place and date of issue illegible) tricesimo tercio. Del. Westm., 6 May.—P.S. Pat. 33 Hen. VIII., p. 9, ms. 11–15.
12. Thos. Egillesfeld of Estham, Essex. Grant, in fee, of certain marshes (specified), viz., of 28 acres in Estham, Essex, which belonged to the late monastery of Stratford Langthorne, Essex; marshes in Wolwyche, Kent, which belonged to St. Mary of Graces near the Tower of London; and 2½ acres in Estham, which belonged to Barking mon. To hold by certain (stated) rents. Greenwich, 3 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 6 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 8, m. 34.
13. Hen. ap Harry, of Llanhassa, Flint, and Peter Mutton, of Melleden, Flint. Licence to alienate a grange called the “Higher Grange with the Mounthayne”; the house and grange of Middlegrange; and lands in the parish of Holywell, Flint; to Peter ap Richard ap Hoel. Westm., 7 May. Pat. 33 Hen. VIII, p. 5, m. 4.
14. Will. Ettryk, of Bryarstone, Dorset, yeoman, late servant of Sir John Rogers, of Brykarstone. Pardon for having killed in self-defence Nic. Twyford, of London, who assaulted him in the Olde Bayly near Ludgate, in the parish of St. Martin and ward of Faryngdon without London, on 2 April 32 Hen. VIII., as appears by an inquisition taken the same day before John Wylford, coroner, and Will. Laxton and Martin Bowyes, sheriffs of London. Westm., 7 May. Pat. 33 Hen. VIII., p. 3, m. 2.
15. Carlisle Cathedral. Patent, reconstructing the late monastery of St. Mary, Carlisle, as a cathedral of one dean and four prebendaries, to be the see of Rob. Aldrige, bp. of Carlisle, and his successors. The establishment to consist of the following persons, viz., Lancelot Salkelde, dean; Will. Florence, first prebendary; Edw. Loshe, second; Barnaby Kyrkbryd, third; and Ric. Brandeling, fourth. Greenwich, 2 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 8 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 9, m. 28.
16. Edm. Pope and Elizabeth his wife. Licence to alienate the manor of Bury, Surrey, and lands in Putneham, Bromeley, Hascombe, Dunnesford, Kattys Hill, Cranley, Shalforth, and Goddelmyng, Surrey; to Rob. Lussher and Elizabeth his wife, and the heirs of the said Robert for ever. Westm., 8 May. Pat. 33 Hen. VIII., p. 7, m. 6.
17. Roland Hille, of London, mercer. Grant of the manor, farm, &c., called Dernall grange in Dernall and Whitegate, Chester, which belonged to the late abbey of Vale Royal; with Dernall parke, Dernall barne, and Dernall pool in Dernall. Greenwich, 3 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 10 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 2, m. 21.
18. Will. Lawton, of Churchelawton, Chesh. Grant of the manor house and town of Churchelawton, which belonged to St. Werburg's mon. in Chester; with the advowson of the rectory. Rent of 24s. 9d. Waltham, 6 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 10 May.—P.S. Pat. 33 Hen. VIII., p. 8, m. 34.
19. Hugh Coren, D.C.L. To be dean of Hereford, vice last incumbent, deceased. Waltham, 8 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 10 May.—P.S.
20. Will. Strangman. Livery of lands as s. and h. of John Strangman and Mary his wife. Westm. Palace, 14 March 32 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm. 10 May 33 Hen. VIII.—P.S. Pat. p. 1, m. 19.
21. Edw. Elryngton. Licence to alienate 30 acres of arable land in Chesterton, Camb.; to Thos. Brakyn. Westm., 10 May. Pat. 33 Hen. VIII., p. 1, m. 7.
22. John Wyseman, one of the auditors of the Court of Augmentations. Licence to alienate lands called “Valdye londes” in Parva Dalbye, Leic., lands late in tenure of Thos. Clement in Parva Dalbye, and a meadow in Magna Dalbye, Leic., late in tenure of the rector of Magna Dalbye; which belonged to the late monastery of Valdey, Linc.; to John Clement, son of the said Thomas. Westm., 10 May. Pat. 33 Hen. VIII., p. 1, m. 37.
23. John Carleton, of Walton-upon-Thames, Rob. Warner, Rob. Hamond, and John Cotell. Licence to alienate 24 acres of land in Apse near Kyngeston, Surrey; to John Agmondesham and Eleanor his wife. Westm., 10 May. Pat. 33 Hen. VIII. p. 5, m. 4.
24. Sir Hugh Poulett. Grant of lands called Upcrofte and Combe in Crukerne Magna within the parish and manor of Crukerne alias Crokehorne, Somers., which belonged to Hen. late marquis of Exeter attainted. Greenwich, 2 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 11 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 3, m. 2.
25. Durham Cathedral. Patent reconstituting the late monastery of St. Mary and St. Cuthbert as a cathedral in honour of the Holy Trinity, to consist of a dean and 12 prebendaries, and to be the see of Cuthbert bp. of Durham and his successors. The establishment to consist of the following persons, viz., Hugh Whithead, S.T.P., dean; Edw. Hyndmers, S.T.P., first prebendary; Roger Watson, S.T.P., second; Thos. Sparke, suffragan of Berwick, third; Will. Bennet, S.T.P., fourth; Will. Todde, S.T.P., fifth; Stephen Marley, S.T.B., sixth; Rob. Dalton, S.T.B., seventh; John Townton, S.T.B., eighth; Nic. Marley, S.T.B., ninth; Ralph Blakeston, tenth; Rob. Bennet, eleventh; and Will. Watson, twelfth. Waltham, 10 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 12 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 9, m. 29.
26. Will. ld. Parre and dame Anne Bowser his wife, daughter and heir of Hen. Bowser late earl of Essex, deceased, and daughter and heir of Mary, late wife of the said earl, likewise deceased, one of the daughters and heirs of Sir Will. Sey, likewise deceased. Livery of lands, viz., of all possessions of the said Henry and Mary (who held separately of the King). Hampton Court, 16 Feb 32 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 12 May 33 Hen. VIII..—P.S. Pat. p. 3, m. 27.
27. Edw. Fetiplace. Licence to alienate certain lands in Farmburgh, Berks, to Thos. Wyrdeman and Agnes his wife, and the heirs of the body of the said Thomas; with remainder in default of issue to John Wyrdeman, brother of the said Thomas, and the heirs of his body.
Also licence to alienate lands in Esthenred, to John Coxhed and — (blank) his wife, and the heirs of the body of the said John; with remainder in default of issue to Thos. Coxhed, brother of the said John, and the heirs of his body. Westm., 12 May. Pat. 33 Hen. VIII., p. 7, m. 4.
28. John Legh, of Lambehethe, alias of Stockwell, in the parish of Lambeth, Surrey. Pardon of all offences committed before 20 March 32 Hen. VIII. Waltham, 11 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 12 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 9, m. 38.
29. Will. Knight, archdeacon of Richmond. Assent to his election (by the sub-dean and chapter of Wells, in the absence of the dean), to the bishopric of Wells, vice John Clerk, deoeased. Greenwich, 5 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 13 May.—P.S.
30. Stephen Adam. Livery of lands as bro. and h. of Thos. Adam, s. and h. of Ric. Adam, alias bro. and h. of Thos. Adams (who died under age and in the King's custody), s. and h. of Ric. Adams; viz., of all the possessions of the said Thomas or of the said Richard, without inquisition on the death of the said Thomas or Richard, or of Isabella, mother of the said Stephen, Westm. Palace, 9 May 32 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 14 May 33 Hen. VIII.—P.S. Pat. p. 3, m. 29.
31. Sir Ric. Wyllyams alias Crumwell. Licence to alienate a manor or grange and lands in Caterworthe Magna and Kymbalton, Hunts, in tenure of Ambrose Wolley, of London, grocer, which belonged to the late monastery of Sawtrey, Hunts; to Will. Byckells. Westm., 14 May. Pat. 33 Hen. VIII., p. 5, m. 2.
32. Will. Markeshale. Licence to alienate the manor of Markeshale, and lands in Markeshale, Feryng and Colne Comitis, and the advowson of Markeshale church, Essex; to John Markeshale. Westm., 14 May. Pat. 33 Hen. VIII., p. 5, m. 4.
33. The dean and chapter of Durham cathedral. Grant, in frank-almoigne, of the manor and park of Beaupere and the manors of Wytton Gylbert, Elvet alias Elvet Hall, Sagerstanheigh, Wardley, Hedworth, Pytyngton, Hasylden, Holme, Beulye, Wolston, Bellacyes, Bylingham, Ketton, Aklye, Hett, Muggleswyke, Howghwall, and Shinkley, Durham. The late manor and cell of Finkelco, with closes adjoining, and salmon fishery and free fishing in the water of Wyer near it. The late cell of Holy Island, with cottages and gardens in the parish of Holy Island, Northumb., and the whole island of Farne in the sea there, &c. And lands in Felling and Fallansbye in the parish of Jerro, and Hangthorne in the parish of Kello, Sylkesworth in the parish of Warmouthe Episcopi, Blakston in the parish of Norton, Barmeton in the parish of Gaynesforde, Skrynyngham in the parish of Houghton, Wynston, Sumerhouses, Steynedropeshire in the parish of Steynedrope, Woodboure, and Cotton in the parish of Aykley, and Bromehall in the parish of St. Oswald, Durham. All which premised belonged to the late mon. of St. Cuthbert, Durham.
And all possessions of St. Cuthbert's in Beaupere, Witton Gilbert, Elvet, Ryllie, Sagarstanheigh, Gattiside, Overheworth, Tyne, Hubberb alias Hebborne, Wardeley, Monketon, Netherheworth, Symondside, Harton, Westowe, Southshelys, Jerro, Southwike, Warmouthe Monakorum, Fulwell, Sunderlande, Dalton in Valle, Moreton Dalton, Thorpe juxta Hesington, Estrainton, Westrainton, Houghton, Moresley, Morehouse, Northpitington, Southpitington, Pitington, Eden, Hasilden Monacorum, Holomme, Hasilden, Brometofte, Billingham, Hartylpole, Hart, Holme, Cowpon, Newton Beulye, Wolston, Bellacies, Burdon Magna, Sadbery, Cleteham, Stanederope, Moreton Tynmouthe, Heighington, Newton Ketton, Aklye, Ketton, Newhouse, Cotes super Moram, Nunestainton, Bradberie, Seigfeld, Chilton Magna, Estmerington, Maynesforthe, Fery super Mont' Estmarington, Midmarington, Westmarington, Hett, Merington, Spenemore, Hunwike, Hasilwell in Hillhouse, Awkelande, Landedewe, Helton, Welsingham, Shipleigh, Wakerfeelde, Burnoppe, Rocoppe, Edmondbiers, Muggleswyke, Grenecrofte, Cornesawrawe, Southlynches, Lanchestre, Londhouse, Rowliegillet, Undreside, Iveston, Busblad, Kayo, Peethe, Fullforth, Brome, Aldingrange, Houghwall, Shinkeley, Crokesdaill, Hunterbanks, and the parish of St. Oswald, Durham; and in Shoreswode in the parish of Norham, Herbottells in the parish of Hallystane, Wallesende in the parish of Jerro, and in Pylgramstrete and the parish of All Saints in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, and in Purdehoo in the parish of Ovingham, Northumb.; and in the parishes of St. Nicholas, St. Giles, St. Oswald, St. Mary Magdalene, and St. Margaret, and in the parishes of Northbaylie and Southbaylie in Durham, or the suburbs thereof.
The rectories and churches of St. Oswald and Pitington, Hasilden, Dalton in Valle, Billingham, Aykeley, Heighington, and Merington, Durham; the tithes of corn and hay in the townships of Shinkeley, Aldurham, Houghwall, Brome, Aldingraunge, Bornehall, Bellacyes, Brokehall, Northwasts, Newton, Haghouse, Herberhouse, Bisshopmedowe, Elvet graunge, Aldurham, and Durham; and all small tithes, &c., in the said townships, and in the said parish of St. Oswald; the tithes of corn in the townships of North-Pitington, South-Pitington, Shaldeforth, Hepton-super-Montem, Hasshewell graunge, Southshurburn, Northshurburn, and Ludworth in the parish of Pitington, and in the townships of Hasilden, Hardewike, Shereghton, Eden, Huton, and Holome, in the parish of Hasilden, and in the townships of Coldhasilden, Moreton, and Dalden, with tithes of corn and hay in the township of Dalton, in the parish of Dalton in Valle; and the tithes of corn in the townships of Acley, Brafferton, Preston, Ricknell Magna and Parva, Ketton, Nonnestainton, and Grindon, in the parish of Acley; the tithes of corn and hay of Billingham, Newton, Cowpon, and Wolston in Beaulie, in the parish of Billingham; the tithes of corn in the townships of Heighington, Walworth, Newbigging, Middrigge graunge, Kyllerby, Redworthe, Scole Acley, Thicley, in the parish Heighington, and in the townships of Estmerington, Chilton Parva and Magna, Fery-super-Mont' and Hett, in the parish of Est-Merington; and the tithes of corn of the townships of Wallesende, Willington, Wardeley, Netherheworth, Felbing, Monketon, Harton, Westowe, and Sholdhughe, parcel of the rectory of Jarro; and the tithes of corn in the township of Southwike, parcel of the rectory of Wormouthe Monachorum.
Certain yearly pensions issuing from the rectory or church of Dynffall, the vicarage of Milham, the college of Standeroppe (for the church of Standeroppe), the vicarage of Heighington, the chapel of Whitworth, and the hospital of St. Edmund in Gatisside, Durham; which belonged to the same late monastery.
The rectory or church of Berwike-upon-Twede, with tithes of the salmon fish caught in the water of Twede there; the rectories and churches of Norham, Ellingham, Bedlington, and Bywell Pet', Northumb.; and the tithes of corn and hay in the townships of Ordespittell, Twedemouth, Morton, Edmondhilles, Heton near Twisell, Shoreswode, Horneclyffe, Thorneton, Duddo, Berington, Cornell, Tylmouthe, Twisell, Newbigging, Norham, Felkington, Gryndon, Gryddon Rigge, Tundall House, Langrigge, Unthanke, and Castelfelds; the tithes of lambs, wool, flax, hemp, &c., in the parish of Norham; the tithes of corn in the townships of Ellingham, Preston, Doxfurthe, Northecharleton, and Southcharleton, in the parish of Ellingham; the tithes of corn in the townships of Edlingham, Lamethon, Bolton, Aberwike, with the small tithes in Bolton in the said parish of Edlingham; and the tithes of corn and hay in the townships of Ancrofte, Allerden, Bowlsden, Gatherwike, Barmore, Lowike and Kylaye, parcel of the rectory of Holy Island; all which belonged to the said late monastery of St. Cuthbert, Durham.
The late college called Durham College in Oxford; the church or chapel, steeple, and churchyard thereof, a tenement in Hanborowe, Oxon, and the rectory and church of Frampton, Linc.; the rectories and churches of Ruddington, Notts; Fishelake, Bossall, and Brantingham, Yorks.; an annuity or yearly rent of 4l. issuing from the rectory or church of Northallnerton, Yorks.; and a pension or yearly rent of 16l. issuing from the vicarage of Northalnerton; which belonged to the said college.
The advowsons of the vicarages of Dedinsall, Acclyf, Heighington, Merington, Billingham, Hesilden, Petington, Dalton in Valle, Edmonde Biers, Kimbelsworth, in co. Durham, and St. Oswald, in the city of Durham; Berwike-upon-Twede, Norham, Brankeston, Ellingham, Edlingham, Meldon, and Bywell Pet', Northumb.; Fysshelake, Brantingham, Northalnerton, and Bossall, Yorks.; Frampton, Linc.; and Ruddington, Notts; the presentations of curates, chaunters, and chaplains in the churches of Witton Gilbert, Muggleswike, Whitworthe, Croxdale, and St. Hilda by Shellis, Durham, in the church of Wallesend, Northumb., in the chantries of St. Mary in the church of St. Oswald, St. Mary in the chapel of St. Margaret, St. James upon the bridge of Elvet, St. Mary in the church of St. Nicholas in Durham; St. Mary in the church of North Pitington, St. Mary in the church of Dedynsall, Durham; in the chapels of Hauerton and Heryngton, Durham; St. Mary in the church of Hesington, and St. John the Baptist in the church of Bywell Pet', Northumb., &c.
To hold by a yearly rent of 218l. in lieu of first-fruits and tenths.
Also release to Hugh Whithede, S.T.P., now dean; and Edw. Hyndmers, S.T.P., Roger Watson, S.T.P., Thos. Sparke, S.T.B., Will. Bennet, S.T.P., Will. Todd, S.T.P., Stephen Marley, S.T.B., Rob. Dalton, S.T.B., John Towton, S.T.B., Nich. Marley, S.T.B., Ralph Blaxton, priest, Rob. Bennet, priest, and Will. Watson, priest, now prebendaries of the said cathedral, of the first-fruits and tenths due on their several portions.
With liberties; and subject to numerous reprises.
Greenwich, 15 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. … (Place and date of delivery illegible.)—P.S. (much injured). Pat. 33 Hen. VIII., p. 9, ms. 15–20 (dated Westm., 16 May).
34. John Weale. Presentation to the parish church of St. Mildred in the Poultry, London, vice Rob. Harvey, attainted; in the King's gift by reason of the dissolution of the priory of St. Mary Overey. Waltham, 8 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 16 May. —P.S.
35. John Sturgys. Pardon for having acquired without licence to himself and his heirs from John Turney, by fine in Easter term 33 Hen. VIII., the manor of Wolverton alias Wolfryngton, Somers., and certain lands there. Westm., 16 May. Pat. 33 Hen. VIII., p. 3, m. 33.
36. Ric. Andrewes, of Erdyngton, Oxon. Grant in fee (in part recompense of a messuage called Combe, Oxon, and all his lands in Combe, Long Combe, Wotton, and Grove, Oxon, lately sold to the Crown) of the lordship and manor of Cudston, Worc., which belonged to Worcester priory, and all the priory lands in Cudston; and the manor of Over Swell, Glouc., which belonged to Evesham mon., and tithes of corn, wool, and lambs in Over Swell, Glouc., in tenure of Will. Fox and Joan his wife. Greenwich, 14 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 17 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 4, m. 39.
37. Geo. Bayneham. Livery of lands as s. and h. of Sir Chr. Bayneham; viz., of the possessions of the said Christopher which should descend to the said George on the death of the said Christopher or any ancestor, or on the death of Joan, late wife of the said Christopher, or any other tenant for life or in dower. Greenwich, 13 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 17 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 1, m. 21.
38. Will. Berners, Walter Farre alias Gyllyngham, and Will. Glascok. Licence to alienate lands in Gyllyngham, Dorset, which belonged to Mountague mon., Somers.; to Will. Thornhull. Westm. 17 May. Pat. 33 Hen. VIII,, p. 1 m. 37.
39. Sir John Williams. Licence to alienate the rectory of Overshugbourghe and Nethershugbourghe, Warw., and lands there, which belonged to Wroxall priory, Warw., to Thos. Shugbourghe, of Shugbourghe, Warw. Westm., 17 May. Pat. 33 Hen. VIII., p. 5, m. 3.
40. Leonard Chamberleyn, of Shirborne, Oxon. Grant, in fee, of a messuage and lands in Hampton Poyle, Oxon; the manor of Hampton Gayte alias Hampton Gaye, Oxon; lands (specified) in Hampton Gaye; a rent of 8d. and service from lands in Thorpe and lands in Chastelton, Sandeford, and Ledwell, Oxon; which belonged to the late monastery of Oseney, Oxon. Also all ands in Hampton Gaye, which belonged to the late priory or hospital of St. John of Jerusalem in England. Rent of 59s. 5d. with liberties, and subject to a few reprises. Greenwich, 11 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 18 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 8, m. 27.
41. John Malt. Grant, in fee, of the reversion and rent reserved upon a 21 years' Crown lease to Alex. Umpton, 12 March 29 Hen. VIII., of tithes of the rectory of Offyngton, Berks, which belonged to A bendon mon. Also the lordships and manors of Offyngton and Wacchenfeld, Berks, with appurtenances in Offyngton, Wacchenfelde, Blakynge alias Balkynge and Wolston, Berks, the rectory and church of Offyngton, Berks, and the rectory of the church or chapel of Wolston and the chapel of Blakynge or Balkynge; and all tithes in Offyngton, Wolston, and Blakinge, and in the manor of Hardewell, Berks, which belonged to the said monastery; the advowsons of the vicarage of Offyngton, the parish church of Wolston and the chapels of Wolston and Blakynge alias Balkinge; all which belonged to Abendon.
Also a messuage in Wacchenfelde, Berks, which belonged to Cirencester mon., and another which belonged to Braddenstok mon.
Rent of 10l. 16s. 9d., with liberty to the grantee to convert to his own uses the said rectories, churches, and chapels. Subject to certain reprises. Greenwich, 9 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 18 May—P.S. Pat. p. 8, m. 29.
42. Sir John Dudley. Licence to alienate all tithes of corn in the parish of Treshull, Staff., and towns of Treshull and Seysdon, which belonged to the late priory of Dudley; to Thos. Ruggeway, of Shipley, Salop. Westm., 18 May. Pat. 33 Hen. VIII., p. 1, m. 7.
43. Sir Edw. Bedyngfeld and Grace his wife, Hen Bedyngfeld and Katherine his wife, Francis Bedyngfeld and John Bedyngfeld. Licence to alienate the manor of Brandelston alias Branston, with appurtenances in Brandeston, Monewyden, Hoo, Ketylbourgh, Some Comitis and Cretingham, Suff.; to Andrew Revet. Westm., 18 May. Pat. 33 Hen. VIII., p. 1, m. 7.
44. Sir Philip Champernowne. Annuity of 12l. from lands in Lower Herston, Butland, Dunston, Saltham, Colaford, and Shunmer, Devon, which belonged to John Woode, dec., during the minority of Ric. Wood, s. and h. of the said John; with wardship and marriage of the said heir. Hampton Court, 13 Jan. 32 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 18 May 33 Hen. VIII.—P.S. Pat. p. 1, m. 36.
45. Geo. Hawe. Lease of the manor of Honeley, Warw., parcel of the possessions of Sir James Fitzgarrett, attainted; for 21 years; at 16l. 12s. 10d. rent, and 2s. 2d. of increase. Greenwich, 12 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 18 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 5, m. 12.
46. Rob. Agas, of London, tailor. Pardon for having broken and entered the house of Sir Thos. Lestraunge, Nic. Lestraunge, and John Corbett, sen., at Eton, Norf., assaulted Mary Leche, wife of Rob. Leche, alderman of Norwich, and John Fryer, servant of the said Robert, and stolen a gold ring. Waltham, 6 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 18 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 9, m. 43.
47. Francis Pygott, of Stratton, Beds. Grant (in exchange for the manor of Over and Nether Shenley, Bucks, and the advowson of the rectory and parish church of Shenley; the site of the late priory of Snelshall, Bucks, and all his lands in Snelshall, Shenley, Whaddon, Totnall, and Murseley, and in the chace of Whaddon, Bucks, which belonged to Snelshall priory); of the reversion and rent of 30l. reserved upon certain leases of the manor or lordship of Hetherington alias Harrington, Ntht., viz., a lease dated 7 Mar. A.D. 1528 and 20 Hen. VIII., by Will. Weston, prior of the late hospital of St. John of Jerusalem in England, to Laurence Sanders, for his life and for 60 years after his death; on surrender of the estate which he held both as survivor of his father, Edw. Sanders, of Welforde, Northt., who held the manor with him in survivorship, by indenture dated at Balsall, 26 July A.D. 1479, 18 Edw. IV., as holding the grant from John Docwra, son of James Docwra, of his term of 40 years in said manor after the death of the said Edward and Laurence, which term he had by the gift of [his] brother, Thos. Docwra, late prior, by indenture dated at Clerkenwell, near London, 15 July A.D. 1508, 23 Hen. VIII.
Also, the lordship or manor and the advowson of the rectory of Hetherington alias Harrington, with appurtenances in Hetherington alias Harrington, Arthingworthe, Desbourghe, Newbottell, Kelmershe, Eltington, Bukby, and Yelvertofte, Northt., and lands (specified and tenants named) in Eltington, which belonged to the late monastery of Pyppewell, Northt.
Also, the messuage called Laundehall, in Arthingworth alias Hardingworth, Northt., which belonged to the late monastery of St. James, near Northampton. Also lands, called Kalendre and Slefordes Hill in Cotesbroke, Navisbie, and Thirnebye, which belonged to Soulby mon.
The manor of Haleles alias Hasells, Beds, which belonged to the late monastery of Chixsande, Beds, with lands specified in Sonday and Gyrtforde, Beds.
To hold the above possessions of the late hospital of St. John and monastery of Pyppewell to the said Francis for life, with remainder to Thos. Pigott, s. and h. apparent of the said Francis and Anne, now wife of the said Thomas, and the heirs of the body of the said Thomas; with contingent remainder to the right heirs and assigns of the said Francis for ever. And the above possessions of the monasteries of St. James near Northampton, Soulby and Chixsande, to the said Francis, his heirs, and assigns for ever. Westm. Palace, 15 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 19 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 2, m. 1.
48. John Gascoign. Livery of lands as s. and h. of Sir Will. Gascoign, of Cardyngton, Beds. Westm. Palace, 12 March 32 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 19 May 33 Hen. VIII.—P.S. Pat. p. 1, m. 17.
49. Geo. Howard. Grant of the manors of Wylye, Berwyk, and Northnewton and Hulcote, Wilts, the advowsons of the rectories of Wyly, Berwyk and Northnewton, lands in tenure of Ric. Barough in Wylye, and certain other lands in Wylye, Berwyk, and Northnewton; lands called Raumescombe, near the hamlet of Woore, with pasture near the forest of Savernak, Wilts, in tenure of Simon Reddle; and the advowson of the parish church of Sembleygh, Wilts; all which belonged to the late monastery of Wilton.
To hold the premises (except the advowson of Sembleygh) in tail male; and the said advowson in fee. Greenwich, 4 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 20 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 1, m. 10.
50. Edw. Northe, treasurer of the Court of Augmentations. Licence to alienate the manor and advowson of the rectory of Wormeley, Herts, which belonged to the late monastery of Waltham, Essex, a pension of 5s. from the rectory, and 50 messuages and certain acres of land in Wormeley; to Will. Wodleff, of London, mercer. Westm., 20 May. Pat. 33 Hen. VIII., p. 1, m. 37.
51. Ric. Cuddyngton. Licence to alienate a messuage and tenements, &c., in Norwich, to Cecilia Suffeld. Westm., 20 May. Pat. 33 Hen. VIII., p. 5, m. 3.
52. Thos. Moyle, jun. Lease of the manors of Avendorset and Kyncheforde, Warw., parcel of the lands of Sir James Fitzgarret, attainted; for 21 years; at 9l. 5s.d. rent for Avendorsett and 6l. 12s. 4d. for Kyncheforde, and 2s.d. of increase. Greenwich, 15 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del., Westm., 20 May. Pat. p. 5, m. 12.
53. Rob. Dyghton. Licence to alienate certain lands in Marston, Linc., to Thos. Stronge and Margery his wife, in survivorship, with remainder to John Stronge, their son. Westm.. 21 May. Pat. 33 Hen. VIII., p. 7, m. 5.
54. Rob. Dyghton. Licence to alienate certain lands in Marston, Linc., to Thos. Bunworth and Alice his wife, in survivorship; with remainder to Will. Bunworth, s. and h. of the said Thomas. Westm., 21 May. Pat. 33 Hen. VIII., p. 7, m. 6.
55. Francis Pygot. Licence to alienate a messuage and lands in Arthyngworth alias Ardyngworth, Northt., and in the parishes of Cotesbroke, Navesby, and Thyrneby, Northt., to Ant. Catesby and Isabella his wife, and Francis Catesby, their son, and the heirs of the body of the said Francis, with remainder in default of such issue to the right heirs of the said Anthony. Westm., 21 May. Pat. 33 Hen. VIII., p. 7, m. 6.
56. Edm. Kyropton. Lease of a messuage called the Lodge and certain lands (specified), parcel of the late park of the manor of Weston, Herts, and four enclosures of meadow and pasture in Weston, which came to the King by the death of the late Queen Jane; for 21 years; at 18l. 5s. 10d. rent and 3s. 4d. increase. Westm. Palace, 18 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 21 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 5, m. 11.
57. Nic. Dorrell. Lease of Shevingdon manor, Glouc., parcel of the lands of Sir James Fitzgarret, attainted; for 21 years; at 17l. 6s. 8d. rent. Greenwich, 15 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 21 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 5, m. 13.
58. John Brikket, master cook pro ore. Annuity of 9l. 10s. for life, out of the issues of cos. Chester and Flint. Waltham, 7 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 22 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 9, m. 34.
59. The dean and chapter of Canterbury. Grant in frank-almoigne, of the manors of Ikeham alias Ikham, Addisham, Eastrye, Charteham, Monketon, Charte Magna and Parva, Holyngbourne, Apuldore, Mersham, Broke, Meopham, Boyeton, Leisdon, Orgarysweke, Bramblyng, Sesalter, Coxton, Selgrave, Hanymershe, Elverton, Lydcote, Brokysende, Fayrefeld, Aghonee, Rokyng, Barkesore, and Lose, Kent; Myddleton alias Milton, Southchurche, Lawlyng, Borleigh, Stysted, and Bockyng, Essex; Hadlegh and Illeigh alias Illeigh Monachorum, Suff.; Deopham alias Deneham, Norf.; Halton, Bucks; Fawkeshall and Walworth, Surrey; Wotton and Patchyng, Sussex; the messuage or college commonly called Canterburie Colledge, in the parish of St. Mary and St. Frideswide in Oxford, the site, &c., of the said college; and a garden enclosed with a stone wall called “the Colledge gardyne” in Oxford; and the manor of Dockam, Devon; which belonged to the late monastery of Christchurch, Canterbury; with appurtenances in these places, and in Eastmersey and Westmersey, Essex, and in Lambehith and Newenton, Surrey.
And all possessions of Christchurch in the parishes of St. Mary Northgate, St. Sepulchre, St. Edmund, St. Michael, St. George, St. Mary Magdalene, St. Andrew, St. Alphege, All Saints, St. Peter, Holy Cross Westgate, St. Mary Breadman, St. Margaret, St. Mary de Castro, St. Mildred, St. Mary Bredne, in the city and county of Canterbury, and in the parishes of St. Paul and St. Martin in the suburbs of the same city, and in the county of the same city; and in Huntyngton alias Hunton, Graveney, Fernyngham, Whitstaple, Bleane, Herbaldowne, Tanington, St. Dunstan's near the walls of Canterbury, Holy Cross in Westgate of Canterbury, Chartesham, Petham, Sheperswold, Warehorne, Newchurche, Snave, Geddynge, Wotton, Eastrye, Staple, Monketon, Chyllenden, Charte Parva, Kenyngton, Lymme, Dimchurche, Lydd, Snargate, Old Romeney, and New Romeney, Mongham Magna and Parva, Bonyngton, Southlangdon, Newenham, and Hakkyngton alias Hakington, Boughton-under-Bleane, Preston near Feversham, Fordewiche, Westbeare, and Sandwiche, Kent, and in the parish of St. Thomas in the island of Hartey, Kent.
Lands called Grymeslands, Meanelands, Parkehall, Ware, Colmans, Hysted, Ketepen, Ketemershe, Bekkard, and Stonebache, in the parishes of Rokinge, Apuldore, Newchurche, Chistlett, Hearne, Fayrefeld, and Sesalter, Kent; lands in Stedeacres, Suss.; a pension of 3s. from the rectory of St. Michael in Lewes, Sussex; and messuages, &c., in Estchepe and Westchepe in London, and in the parishes of St. Mary de Arcubus alias Bowe, St. Magnus, All Saints Breadstrete, St. Andrew, St. Peter, St. Laurence, St. Dionis Barkechurche, St. Michael Crokedlane, St. John Watlyngstrete, St. Mary Aldermarie, St. Pancras, All Hallows Lumberdstrete, St. Mary Magdelene Milkstrete, S.S. Vedast and Amand, St. Michael in Royall, St. Margaret Barkyng, St. Leonard, St. Dunstan, and St. Foster, in London, and in the parishes of St. Olave and St. Margaret in Southwerke; which belonged to Christchurch.
The rectories and advowsons of vicarages of Eastrye, Monketon, Byrchyngton, Meopham, Sesalter, and Fayrefeld, Kent; Westclyeff near Dover, Fernyngham, Eastpekham, and Halstowe, Kent; Deopham, Norf.; Pageham, Barsted, Mondeham, and Warneham, Sussex; which belonged to Christchurch. Of Willesborough, Middleton alias Milton by Sydingborne, Brokelande, Preston by Wyngham, Stone by Feversham (sic) Faversham, Littleborne, Tentwarden alias Tenterden, and Sheldewiche, Kent; and the rectories or granges of Osyngell, Calesgraunge, and Allange, Kent; and the rectory of St. Paul in the suburbs of Canterbury; which belonged to the late monastery of St. Augustine by Canterbury. Of Samford and chapel of Hempsted, Essex; and of Ikelsham, Sussex; Ixning and Bramford, Suff.; and Aylesham, Norf.; which belonged to the late monastery of Battle, Sussex. Of Tyseherst and Assheborneham, Sussex; Boughton under Bleanc and Preston by Faversham, Kent; which belonged to the late monastery of Faversham. And of Cranebroke, Kent, which lately belonged to the archbishop of Canterbury.
Certain pensions from the rectories of Bramer and Norton, Suff.; lands in Trillo, Suff.; and the manor of Monehall and Cromhall, Suff.; which belonged to Battle mon.
Two pensions from lands in the hundred of Middleton, Kent, which belonged to St. Augustine's.
A pension from Ludennam rectory, Kent, which belonged to Faversham.
Certain pensions from the rectories of Ewhurst, Gyldford, and Longdytton, and the portions of tithes of two mills, the one in Carsalton, and the other in Tullesworth, Surrey; which belonged to Marton priory, Surrey.
The pensions from the rectories of Bedyngton and Chayham, Surrey, the vicarage of Croydon, Surrey, and the parish church of St. Mary Magdalene, Barmondosey, Surrey, the rectories of St. Mildred in Bredstrete, St. Benet Sherehegge, Holy Trinity, commonly called the “little Trinitie,” and St. Mildred in the Poultrye, in London; which belonged to St. Mary Overey's priory, Surrey.
Rent 308l. 15s. 7d. in lieu of tenths and first-fruits.
Also release to Nic. Wotton, now dean, and Ric. Thornden alias Lested, S.T.P., Arthur Seyntleger, Ric. Champyon, S.T.P., Ric. Parkehurst. Nic. Rydley, S.T.P., John Meneys, Hugh Glasyer, Will. Hadleigh alias Hunte, Will. Sandwiche alias Gardyner, John Wareham alias Mylls, John Chillenden alias Danyell, and John Baptista de Casia, D.C.L., now prebendaries of the said cathedral, of the first-fruiths and tenths due on their several portions.
With liberties; and subject to numerous reprises. — (Place of issue omitted.) 16 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 23 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 9, ms. 20–26.
60. Sir Geo. Broke ld. Cobham. Grant, in fee (in exchange for the rectories and advowsons of the vicarages of Tylbury, Essex, and Horton and Chalke, Kent, which belonged to the late college of Cobham; and in compensation for 12l. 14s.d. rent from lands in Chalke and Shorne, Kent, lately acquired by the King of Sir Thos. Wyatt, by which acquisition the said rent is extinguished, and for 324l.), of the manor and demesnes of Burycorte in Clyffe, Kent, the manor of West Clyffe near Rochester, Kent, and other lands in Clyffe, and Stoke, Kent, which belonged to the late monastery of Christchurch in Canterbury. Rent, 7l. 14s. 8d.
Also grant to the said ld. Cobham and Edw. Warner, and the heirs and assigns of the said Edward for ever, of the late priory of Carmelite Friars, Burneham, Norf. Rent of 3s. 8d. Hampton Court, 28 Jan. 32 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 23 May “anno subscripto.” — P.S. Pat. (dated 24 May) 33 Hen. VIII., p. 8, m. 32.
61. Thos. Knyghton, of Bayforde, Herts, and Margery his wife. Grant, in tail, of the lordship and manor of Brekyndon alias Brekyndonbury, Herts; the rectory and advowson of the vicarage of All Saints in Hertford, with tithes in the parish of All Saints, Hertford, and the hamlets of Brekyngdon and Brekyngdon Grene, Herts, and appurtenances in Brekyngdon, Stansted, Hoddesdon, Ware, Amwell, Hertford, Brekyngdon Grene, and Hertford Hethe, Herts, all which belonged to the late monastery of Waltham Holy Cross, Essex.
To hold to the said Thomas and Margery and the heirs of their bodies, with contingent remainder to their right heirs. Westm. Palace, 19 May, 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 23 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 1, m. 23.
62. John Aylyff, one of the King's surgeons, and Elizabeth his wife. Grant of the manor of Gretenham, Wilts, which belonged to the late monastery of Malmsbury, Wilts, the advowson of the rectory and parish church of Brinkeworth, Wilts; divers lands (specified and tenants named) in Gretenham; and all appurtenances of the manor in Gretenham and in the common of Bradon, Wilts. Greenwich, 19 April 32 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 23 May “anno subscripto.” — P.S. Pat. 33 Hen. VIII. p. 2, m. 7.
63. Rob. Tyrrell of Lynton, and Jocosa his wife. Licence to alienate the manors of Enfeldes and Glanfeldes, and a messuage, &c., in Felsted, Parva Lyes, Magna Leyheys, and Magna Waltham, Essex; to Sir Ric. Riche, chancellor of the court of Augmentations, and Elizabeth his wife. Westm., 23 May. Pat. 33 Hen. VIII., p. 1, m. 37.
64. Sir Thos. Darcy. To be keeper of the chief house or manor-house of St. Osith, Essex, and of the gardens and orchards thereto belonging, bailiff of the lordship or manor of St. Osith; and ranger of the great and little parks there; parcel of the possessions of Thos. Crumwell, late earl of Essex, attainted; with fees of 18l. 5s. Greenwich, 5 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 23 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 3, m. 2.
65. Godfrey Foljambe and Margaret his wife, one of the daughters of Will. Fitzwilliam, of Aldewarke, Yorks. Licence to alienate, inter alia, a moiety of 12 acres of land in Aldewerke, called “Whetfeld,” to Martin Rowbothon and John Hunter, to be regranted, inter alia, to the said Godfrey and Margaret, and the heirs of their bodies, with contingent remainder to Thos. Foljambe, and Geo. Fulthrop, and the heirs and assigns of the said Thomas for ever. Westm., 24 May. Pat. 33 Hen. VIII., p. 1, m. 16.
66. Geo. Dabrygescourte. Livery of lands as s. and h. of Thos. Dabrigescourte, deceased; without inquisition or writ of any sort on the death of the said Thomas, or on the death of Eliz. Dabrigescourte, mother of the said George, or of Eliz. Hanmere, late wife of Barnard Dabrigescourte, deceased, or of Anne Dabrigescourte, widow, or any other ancestor of the said George. Westm. Palace, 24 June 32 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 24 May 33 Hen. VIII.—P.S. Pat. p. 3, m. 22.
67. Thos. Massey. To be usher of the court of First Fruits and Tenths during good conduct, with fees of 40s.d. a year, and 10s. a year for his vesture. Westm. Palace, 15 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 24 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 4, m. 38.
68. Ric. Jerveys, of London, mercer. Pardon for having acquired of John Barkley of Stoke, Glouc., the manors of Melston alias Myldeston, and Bryghtmerston alias Brygmarston, Wilts, and certain lands in those places, without licence. Westm., 25 May. Pat. 33 Hen. VIII., p. 7, m. 6.
69. Sir Ric. Greynfelde, of Bedyforde, Devon. Grant, in fee, of the reversion and rent reserved upon a 21 years' crown lease, 14 Dec. 31 Hen. VIII., to Geo. Pollard, of London, of the late monastery of Buckland, Devon.
Also grant, as above, of the site of the said late monastery; and the rectory and advowson of the vicarage of Moreynstowe, Cornw., which belonged to Briggewater priory, Somers.; with lands (tenants named) in Morewinstowe, belonging to the rectory. Greenwich, 24 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 26 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 4, m. 36.
70. Geo. earl of Huntingdon, and Francis ld. Hastyngs, s. and h. apparent of the said earl. Licence to alienate the manors of Chyppyngham and Rowdon with 10 messuages, 10 cottages, 2 mills, 3 dovecots, 8 gardens, 5 orchards, and certain acres of land in Rowdon and Chyppenham, Wilts; to Will. Dauntsey, alderman of London. Westm., 26 May. Pat. 33 Hen. VIII., p. 2, m. 46.
Enrolled also on m. 45 (where the manors are omitted) but cancelled.
71. John Herle. Livery of lands as s. and h. of Thos. Herle, who held of the King in chief as of the manor of Woodstoke. Greenwich, 22 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 27 May.—P.S. Pat. 33 Hen. VIII., p. 3, m. 2.
72. Geo. Harpur, esquire of the Body, and Lucy his wife, sister and heir of Reginald Pekham, deceased (who was s. and h. of Thos. Pekham, deceased, and bro. and h. of Nic. Pekham, likewise deceased, younger brother of the said Reginald, and kinsman and heir of Will, Horne, deceased, viz., son of Dorothy, late wife of the said Thos. Pekham, daughter of Gervase Horne, and sister and heir of the said Will. Horne). Livery of all the possessions in England, Wales, and Calais, whereof the said Reginald or any other ancestor of the said Lucy was seised. Greenwich, 30 April 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 27 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 3, m. 25.
73. Thos. Howe. Licence to alienate a tower or great messuage called the “Ryalls” alias the “Ryoll” alias the “Toure in le Ryall” in London, in the parish of St. Thomas Apostle in the street called the “Ryall” in the ward of Cordewaystrete; to Ric. Maye of London, merchant tailor. Westm., 27 May. Pat. 33 Hen. VIII., p. 5, m. 3.
74. Will. Manby. Annuity of 9l. from lands in Wrangle, Linc., which belonged to Ric. Rede, dec., during the minority of Ric. Rede, s. and h. of the said Richard; with the wardship and marriage of the said heir. Westm. Palace, 20 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 27 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 9, m. 34.
75. Thos. ld. Wentworth and Margaret his wife. Livery of lands (the said Margaret being daughter and heir of Anne Fortescue, late wife of Sir Adrian Fortescue, attainted); viz., of the possessions which belonged to the said Adrian and Anne in right of the said Anne, or to Sir Will. Stoner, or to Joan Ingaldysthorp, dec., mother of Isabella, mother of Anne, mother of the said Anne Fortescue, or to John Stonore, brother of the said Anne, likewise deceased. Greenwich, 22 May 33 Hen. VIII. Westm., 28 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 1, m. 14.
76. Thos. Butte, and Bridget his wife, ane of the four daughters and heirs of Hen. Bures, deceased, s. and h. of Rob. Bures, also deceased. Livery of lands, viz., of possessions of the said Robert and Henry in England, Wales, and the Marches thereof; including the said Bridget's interest in those in England whereof Anne Bures, late wife of the said Henry, Rob. Buk and Joan his wife, are jointly and severally seised in right of jointure and dower. Westm. Palace, 20 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 28 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 3, m. 26.
77. James Gage. Licence to alienate the manors of Boreham and Rokelond, and lands in Wartlyng, Wertham, Horstmounzeux, and Assheburneham, Sussex, to Alexander Courthorp; to be regranted to the said James for life, with remainder to Joan his wife, for life; with remainder to the heirs of the bodies of the said James and Joan; with contingent remainder to the right heirs of the said James. Westm., 28 May. Pat. 33 Hen. VIII., p. 7, m. 2.
78. Edw. Northe and Alice his wife. Licence to alienate the manor of Bumstedd and certain lands in Alvetheley and Upmaster, Essex, to Edw. Barret in fee simple. Westm., 28 May. Pat. 33 Hen. VIII., p. 7, m. 4.
79. Thos. Stydolf. Grant, in fee, of the manor of Mynchen in Lethered, Surrey, which belonged to the late monastery of Kylbourn, Midd. Greenwich, 27 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 30 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 1, m. 42.
80. Sir Geo. Throkmerton. Grant, in fee (in exchange for the manor of Roxston, Beds, and his other lands in Roxston, and for 774l. 9s. 2d.), of the manor of Oversley alias Oseley, Warw. and Worc., the close called Newclose at Gonnells bridge in Oversley alias Oseley, Warw.; and other lands specified in Alcestre and Oversley, Warw.; parcel of the possessions of Thos. Crumwell, late earl of Essex, attainted, with appurtenances in Oversley, Wyklesforde, Kynge Broune, Exhall, Grafton, Alcestr', Stratford-upon-Avon, and Flyford, Warw. and Worc., in as full manner as the said earl and Sir Will. Gascoigne held them. Westm. Palace, 28 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 30 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 2, m. 44.
81. Ant. Harvye. Grant, in fee, of the house, &c., of the “Grey Fryers” in Babwell, near Bury St. Edmund's, Suff.; with lands in Babwell and in the parish of Forneham All Saints, Suff. Rent, 10s. Greenwich, 24 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 30 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 8, m. 24.
82. Bishopric of Bath and Wells Restitution of temporalities on the election of Will. Knight, archdeacon of Richmond vice John Clerc, last bishop, deceased Westm. Palace, 27 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 30 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 1, m. 16. Rym., xiv. 716.
83. Sir Ant. Kyngeston. Livery of lands as s. and h. of Sir Will. Kyngeston, dec. Greenwich, 24 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 30 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 1, m. 22.
84. Sir Giles Strangweys. Annuity of 8l. issuing from the manor of Upwaye, Dorset, which belonged to Thos. Burlye, dec., during the minority of Geo. Burlye, kinsman and heir of the said Thomas; with the wardship and marriage of the said heir. Greenwich, 24 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 30 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 1, m. 38.
85. James Swygar alias Reynolds, gunner. To be a gunner in the Tower of London, with 6d. a day; on surrender by John Transfeld of patent 8 Oct. 14 Hen. VIII., granting the office to John Sandford, now deceased, and the said John Transfeld. Waltham, 8 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 30 May.— P.S. Pat. p. 4, m. 34.
86. Ric. Brigs, of West Shefford, Berks, late sheriff of Oxon and Berks. Pardon for the escape of the following prisoners commited to his custody, viz.: Alice Eden, of Mydelton Cheney, Northt., spinster, attainted of felony and murder before the justices of gaol-delivery for Oxford Castle; John Gough, of Oxford, clk., Owen Philippis, of Oxford, Roger Dee, of Oxford, shoemaker, and Thos. Golderyng, of Cookethorppe, Oxon, wire-drawer, indicted of felonies committed in co. Oxon; Margery Saunders, of Northlic, Oxon, single woman, taken on suspicion of felony and murder in said co.; Edm. Heyworth alias Smythe, of Parva Haselye, Oxon, taken on suspicion of felony in said co.; Thos. Yerley, of Esthagbourne, Berks, laborer, and Thos. Hill, of Buklington, Oxon, roughmason, Ric. Foche, of Binfield, Berks, John Thetcher, of Faringdon, Berks, husbandman, and John Clifford, of Culworthe, Northt., “thetcher,” taken on suspicion of divers felonies in co. Berks; which prisoners were committed to the said Richard as sheriff on the 27 Oct. 32 Hen. VIII., and on the 29 Oct. broke their prison and escaped. Greenwich, 22 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 30 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 4, m. 42.
87. Thos. Johns, s. and h. of Thos. Johns, of Whitley, Surrey. Lease of a tenement called Beryland in the parish of Thurley, and a tenement with certain parcels of meadow in Scotenham, Surrey; for 21 years, at 3l. 15s. rent, and 20d. increase; on surrender of pat. 20 May 14 Hen. VIII. granting a similar lease to the said Thos. Johns the father, now deceased, who appointed the present grantee his executor. Del. Westm., 30 May.—S.B. (Endd. as expedited at Greenwich, 24 May 33 Hen. VIII., by Godsalve.) Pat. p. 5, m. 11.
88. John Keysbye. Lease of the tenement in Haytesbury, with a meadow called Southpounde, and another tenement called Warrys, which John Saynysbury, dec., lately held, and the fulling-mill called Mountemill in Fenney Soutton alias Sutton Magna, Wilts, parcel of the lands late of Walter ld. Hungerforde, attainted; for 21 years; at 6l. 13s. 4d. rent and 10s. increase. Greenwich, 24 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 30 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 5, m. 12.
89. Ric. Wilson, of London, mercer. Protection for one year. Westm. Palace, 29 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 30 May.—P. S. Pat. p. 9, m. 35.
90. Thos. Scot, chaplain. Presentation (nominated by Thos. Wodehouse) to the perpetual vicarage of Myldenhale, Norwich dioc.; the presentation belonging to the King by full right and the nomination hac vice to Thos. Wodehouse by gift of Richard late bishop of Norwich, deceased, confirmed by the president and chapter of Norwich cathedral. Westm. Palace, 28 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm. 30 May.—P.S Pat. p. 9, m. 44.
91. Ric. Gerrard, one of the King's chaplains. Presentation to the parish church of Banger, Cov. and Lich. dioc., void by the promotion of Will. Knight to the bishopric of Bath and Wells. Greenwich, 20 April 32 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm. 30 May 33 Hen. VIII.—P.S.
92. Michael Lasao, M. D. Licence to export 240 qrs. of wheat. Greenwich, 26 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm. 30 May. —P.S.
93. Will. earl of Arundel. Grant, in fee (in exchange for the manors of Shillynglee, Hibernehoo, Palyngham, Wollavington, Alversham, Todham, Bignor alias Bigenor, Stopeham, and Ertham, Sussex, and four parks of wood in the same co. sold to the Crown 4 Feb. 32 Hen. VIII.), of the late priory of Michelham alias Michelham Parkgate, Sussex, and its demesnes in Michelham and Michelham Parkgate, Arlyngton, Heylsham, Hellyngley, Chedyngley, Pewensey, Westham, Wyllyngdon, Sharnefold, Fokyngton and Jevyngton, Sussex; the manors of Cowdeane and Holwiche, Sussex and Kent; the water-mill at Michelham Parkegate; the lands called Sextcry landes in Helynglee, Wyllyngdon, Jevyngton and Heylsham; and a brewhouse and 160 cart-loads of wood yearly out of wood of the manor of Michelham Parkegate, in tenure of John Foote; all which belonged to the said priory.
The manors or lordships of Swanbarough and Horsted, Sussex, and Imberhorne, Sussex and Surrey, and the advowson of the rectory of Rype, Sussex, the 40 cartloads of wood hitherto let to farm with the site and demesnes of Swanbarough manor to be yearly gathered in the wood called Homewood, Sussex; the wind-mill in Swanbarough called “Crarnedowne Myll”; the pasturage of 400 sheep on Sanborough Downe, Sussex; the park called Horsted parke, Sussex; the demesne lands of Imberhorne manor; the common of Fyltbrygge, Sussex and Surrey; and the tithes of hay in Estgrensted, Sussex; all belonging to the late monastery of Lewes.
And all lands in Micheham Parkegate, Arlyngton, Heylsham, Hellyngley, Chedyngley, Pewnesey, Westham, Wyllyngdon, Sharnefold, Fokyngton. Jevyngton, Hertfeld, Kyngeston near Lewes, Horstede, Laughton, Withiam, Estgrenestede, Westhotheley, Horsted Keynes, Swanebarough, Michelham, Shanefold, Downeashe. Cowdeane, Holwiche, Horstede, Tanrygge, Goddeston, and Imberhorne, Sussex, Surrey, and Kent, belonging to the above manors.
In as full manner as Thos. late earl of Essex, attainted, held the premises; to hold by certain stated rents, free of all charges except 26s. 8d. a year to Ric. Sakvyle for life, as steward of the manors of Cowdeane and Holwiche, and 26s. 8d. a year to Giles Fynes for life as steward of the said manor of Michelham Parkegate, and on account of a sale and bargain of wood in Horsted park by the said earl of Essex to one John Delfe. Greenwich, 26 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 30 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 1, m. 39.
94. Thos. Dore. Lease of the manor of Wellowe, with the farm of coneys, and rents of tenants of the same township and all demesne lands, &c., in the said (sic) island [qu. Isle of Wight?]; for 21 years at 14l. rent, 14s. 1d. and 5s. 11d. increased. Greenwich, 18 May 33 Hen. VIII. Del. Westm., 31 May.—P.S. Pat. p. 4, m. 34.

Footnotes

1 The proposed marriage of Vittoria Farnese with the count of Aumale.
2 See above, § 6.
3 “In the city,” not named, but doubtless York. The words are interlined in place of “at the castle,” erased.