Accounts
December 1599 - December 1601

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J. V. Kitto (editor)

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1901

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529-551

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'Accounts: December 1599 - December 1601', St Martin-in-the-Fields: The accounts of the churchwardens, 1525-1603 (1901), pp. 529-551. URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=81912 Date accessed: 02 August 2014.


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December 1599 - December 1601

The Acco'mpte of William

Colbacke & Christopher Collarde, Churchewardens of ye p'ishe of Set Martins in the feildes in ye Countie of Midd' Chosen & appointed by ye Vicar with the whole Assent & Consent of the Maisters of ye same Parrishe in Vestrie for the space of Twoe Whole Yeares Comensing at the feaste of ye beirth of or Lord God One Thowsand ffive hundred Ninetye & Nyne, And ending at ye like feaste in ye yeare of our Lord, 1601, And in the xliiijth yeare of the Reign of or sou'eign Ladie Elizabeth the Queenes Matie that nowe is, Aswell for Receiptes as paymtes by them Received & paide, As in this their acco'mpte more p'ticularlye ensueth.

The said Accompta'ntes

Chardge themselves with their Receiptes in their firste Yeare as followeth. Anno: 1599.

Item. Received for the Clarke and Sextons wages and for Pewes and rep'ac'ons of the Churche, As by their gathering booke more p'ticularlye appearethxiijli. xiijs. vd.
It'm Received for half the Token money in this our firste yeareiijli. jd.
It'm Received of Mr Marke Styward for one yeares Rent for the howse over the Churche Lanexiijs. iiijd.
Sum'—xvijli. vjs. xd.

Receiptes for burialls knells & suche like in this or firste yeare as followeth.

Christmas Quarter .1599.

December.Item the xxixth was buried Evan Price for the [Cloth] xxd, the grave vjd the knell & peales xviijdiijs. viijd.
It'm the same Day was buried Anne Wilkinsonni'l
January 1599. It'm the seconde was buried Mr Thomas Browne for the ground in the Churche viijs. the Cloth .ijs. The Afternoones knell xiiijd. the iiijor peales xvjd.xijs. vjd.

The firste yeares Receiptes

Burialls in Christmas Quarter .1599.

Januarye .1599.Item the ixth was buried Elizabeth Millwardeni'l
It'm the xvijth was buried Mildred Johnsonni'l
It'm the xxxth was buried John Meacocke for the Cloth xxd. the grave vjd. Th'afternoones knell xiiijd. the iij peales xijd.iiijs. iiijd.
ffebruary .1599.It'm the xvth was buried Katherin Cableni'l
It'm the xviijth was buried Bridgett Pooreni'l
It'm the xxvijth was buried Alice Horrell for the grave vjd. the Knell vjd. & the ij peales viijd.xxd.
Marche .1599.It'm the xvjth was buried Isacke Howe for the worste cloth ijdijd.
It'm the xixth was buried Thomas Harte for the ground vjs. viijd. the Cloth xxd. Th'afternoones knell xiiijd. the iiijor Peales xvjdxs. xd.
It'm the xxjth was buried wm Elt for ye Cloth xxd the knell iiijd. the peale iiijd.ijs. iiijd.
Sum'—xxxvs. vjd.

Burialls in or Ladie Quarter .1600.

Marche .1600.Item the xxviijth was buried John Lee Messenger for the Cloth xxd. Th'afternoones knell xiiijd. the iij peales xijd. the grave vjd.iiijs. iiijd.
Aprill .1600.It'm the firste was buried John Acles (fn. 1) for the afternoones knell xiiijd. the Cloth xxd. the grave vjd. the iiijor peales xvjd.iiijs. viijd.

The first yeares Receiptes

Burialls in or Ladie Quarter .1600.

Aprill .1600.Item the vijth was buried Joane Edmoundesni'l
It'm the xvth was buried Nicholas Kinge worste cloth & knelliiijd.
It'm the xxvth was buried Dennis Devoricke worste Cloth & knellvjd.
It'm the xxvjth weare buried Mr Richard Nightingale & Mris ffrauncis Nightingale his wife (whoe weare both Drowned beyond Kingstone) for the breakeing of the ground Cloth Knell & Pealesxxiijs.
It'm the xxvijth was buried Mr George Laughton for the ground vjs. viijd. the Cloth xxd. the Afternoones knell xiiijd. the iiijor peales xvjd.xs. xd.
(fn. 3) It'm the xxxth was buried a Chrisome of Simon Rowlandsons for the Coffinevjd.
Maye .1600.It'm the xijth was buried Rachell Randallni'l
It'm the xxjth was buried Richarde Stowell for the & the iiijor peales xvjdiiijs. viijd.
Cloth xxd. the grave vjd. the Afternoones knell xiiijd.
It'm the xxviijth was buried Elizabethe Kinge for the worste Cloth ijd & the knell vjdviijd.
June .1600.It'm the third was buried Xp'ofer Yowleni'l
It'm the iiijth was buried Anthony Moateni'l
It'm the vjth was buried Lucye Beedleni'l
It'm the xijth was buried Richard ffletcherni'l
It'm the xxiiijth was buried Jacob Trowghte (fn. 2) for the Cloth viijd. the grave vjd. the knell vjd.xxd.
It'm the same Daye was buried John Arrsni'l
Sum' q'ter—ljs. ijd.

The first yeares Receiptes

Burialls in Midsomer Quarter .1600.

July .1600.Item the firste was buried William Gillni'l
It'm the xxjth was buried Tho: Kighte (fn. 4) for the Cloth viijd the Coffine vjd & the knell vjdxxd.
Auguste .1600.It'm the firste was buried John Preisteni'l
It'm the thirde was buried Thomas Paxsonni'l
It'm the viijth was buried Agnes Hooper for the Cloth xxd. the grave vjd. Th'afternoones knell xiiijd ij peales viijdiiijs.
(fn. 8) It'm the xjth was buried a Chrisome of Mr Dickins for the Coffine vjd.vjd.
It'm the xijth was buried Rob't Barrowclougheni'l
It'm the xvjth was buried Tho: Atfeilde (fn. 5) for the Cloth xxd the grave vjd the knell & peales ijs.iiijs. ijd.
It'm the xxvjth was buried Elizab: Smithni'l
It'm the xxvijth was buried Edmound Johnsonni'l
Septemb' .1600.It'm the vijth was buried fflorence Kequitt (fn. 6) ni'l
It'm the xvjth was buried Agnes ffawsettni'l
It'm the xxth was buried Rose Breades (fn. 7) from the Ladie Cheekes for the ground viijs. the Cloth xxd the Afternoones knell xiiijd the .v. peales xxdxijs. vjd.
It'm the same Daye ffailes Turnorni'l
It'm the xxijth was buried John Howeni'l
It'm the same Daye was buried Rob't Ceelyni'l
It'm ye xxvjth was buried Richard Maultusni'l
It'm the xxvijth was buried Jeames ffryer worste Cloth ijd & the knell iiijd.vjd.
Sum' quarter—xxiijs. iiijd.

The firste yeares Receiptes

Burialls in Mighelmas q'ter .1600.

October .1600.Item the first was buried Henry Worsley a Child for the ground & Clothviijs.
It'm the seconde was buried George Bricklayer (fn. 9) ni'l
It'm the xjth was buried William Moothe for the Cloth xxd the grave vjd. the knell vjd. ye peales viijdiijs. iiijd.
It'm the xiiijth was buried Rob't Jenckins for the ground in ye Churche viijs. the Cloth xxd. the Afternoones knell xiiijd the iiijor peales xvjdxijs. ijd.
November .1600.It'm the xth of Novemb' was buried Rowland Priceni'l
It'm ye xxvth was buried John Golightley for the ground viijs. the Cloth ijs.xs.
It'm ye xxixth was buried Wm Haywardeni'l
(fn. 11) It'm for the funerall of Dame [Alice] Edgerton (fn. 10) (Lord Keep's wife) she beinge buried at St Pawles Churche in London. for the Cloth & Bellsvjs.
December .1600.It'm ye thirde was buried Joane Sherwood for the Cloth xxd. the grave vjd. the knell & peales 14diijs. iiijd.
It'm the xjth was buried Joane Berrye for the Worste cloth ijd. the knell iiijdvjd.
It'm the xiiijth was buried Mr Wm Herbert for the ground viijs. for the Cloth ijs. for the knell vjd. & the iij peales xijd.xjs. vjd.
It'm the xxijth was buried Edward Taylor for the Cloth xxd. the knell iiijd. ye ij peales viijd.ijs. viijd.
It'm the xxiiijth was buried William Kearne for the ground & knellvijs.
Sum' quarter. iijli. iiijs. vjd.
Some gen'all of all or Receiptes for burialls isviijli. xiiijs. vjd.
Some gen'all of ye whole yeares Receiptes isxxvjli. js. iiijd.

The said acco'mptantes Demande Allowaunce for Ymploymentes & Chardges by ym paide & Disbursed for ye vse of ye Churche & other ordinarye & extraordinarye Chardges in this their firste yeare as followeth.

Paymentes in Christmas quarter .1599.

Item paid for a Quier of paperiiijd.
It'm pd for a bell rope weying vjli at iiijd the powndeijs.
It'm pd for the swearinge of our selves and our sidemeniijs. vjd.
It'm pd for our Dinners the same Daye & for a booke of Articlesxxjs. iiijd.
It'm paide for p'sentinge of our quarter billijs. vjd.
It'm for paveing of ij gravesijs.
It'm paide vnto the Clarke for his quarters wagesxxs.
It'm paide vnto the Sexton for his quarters wagesxs.
It'm paide vnto him for Ringinge of the Eighte of the Clocke & ffive of the Clocke bell (fn. 12) iiijs.
It'm paide him for Keepeinge of the Clockeiijs. iiijd.
It'm paide for oyle for the Clocke & bells & for broomes for ye sweeping of the Churchexijd.
It'm paide for scowringe of ye Comunion pottesiiijd.
It'm paide vnto James Turnor for makeing Cleane both the Churche Lanesiijs. vjd.
It'm Laide out for wyne at the white Lyon when some of the Maisters weare there about the Lieftenantes (fn. 13) ijs. vjd.
It'm paide vnto the Lieftenant the same tymexvs.
Sum' quarter is—iiijli. xjs. iiijd.

The firste yeares paymtes

Paymentes in our Ladie Daye q'ter .1600.

Item paide vnto the Register for the entringe of the money gathered for the Distressed Irishe poore people & for or boate hierijs. viijd.
It'm paide the xiijth of Aprill at the Visitac'on for the presenting of or Quarter bill And for a newe booke of Articles & for our Oathesiijs.
It'm paide for or Dynners & the Sidemens the same Dayexxs.
It'm paide for ij newe bell ropes weying xjli & the half at iiijd the poundeiijs. xd.
It'm paide at the Greyhounde for to make the p'ishon's Drincke at their Cominge from the p'ambulac'ons being the xxixth of Aprill & the firste of Mayexs.
It'm paide for a newe Baldricke for the Treable Bellxxd.
It'm paide for Paveinge of ij graves in the Churcheijs.
It'm paide vnto the Clarke for his q'ters wagesxxs.
It'm paide vnto the Sexton for his q'ters wagesxs.
It'm paide vnto him for Keepeinge of ye Clockeiijs. iiijd.
It'm paide him for Ringinge of ffive & Eighte of the Clocke Belliiijs.
It'm paide for oyle for ye Clocke & Bells (& for broomes)xijd.
It'm paide for Scowringe of ye Comunion pottesiiijd.
It'm paide vnto Jeames Turnor for makeing cleane both the Churche Lanesiijs. vjd.
It'm paide vnto ye Highe Constable for Hospitalls & for Maymed Soldiors for this half yearexvijs. iiijd.
Sum' Quarter—vli. ijs. viijd.

The firste yeares paymtes

Paymentes in Midsomer quarter .1600.

Item paide for a paier of Hindges for a pewe Dooreijs.
It'm paide vnto a Brickelayer for twoe Daies worke for him self & his man about mending the Tylinge of the Churcheiiijs. iiijd.
It'm paide for A Hundred of Tylesxxd.
It'm paide for a Loade of Sandexijd.
It'm paide for iiijor Sackes of Lymexijd.
It'm paide for Ringing the vijth of September being her Maites birth Dayeiijs. vjd.
It'm paide for .ij. newe bell ropes weying xiiijli at iiijd the powndeiiiijs. viijd.
It'm paide for three newe Baldrigges on for the Tennor, the other for the Thirde Bell, & the other for the Saincts Bellvs. iiijd.
It'm paide for wyne & Nuttes when wee satt at Mr Knightes about or p'sentmentesxviijd.
It'm paide for p'senting of or q'ter bill and or Dinn's (being sent for to Come before Mr Doctor Stanhoppe)vjs.
It'm paide for paveinge of .ij. graves in ye Churcheijs.
It'm paide vnto ye Clarke & Sexton for their q'ters wagesxxxs.
It'm paide vnto ye Sexton for Keepeing of ye Clockeiijs. iiijd.
It'm paide for Ringing of ffive & Eighte of ye clocke belliiijs.
It'm pd for Oyle & Broomes & for Scowring ye pottesxvjd.
It'm pd for makeing cleane both ye Churche Lanesiijs. vjd.
Sum'—iijli. xvs. ijd.

The firste yeares paymtes

Paymentes in Michaelmas q'ter .1600.

Item paide vnto vj poore men for helping home wth the hoockes & Lathers from Durham howse when the stable was a fierxviijd.
It'm pd for mending of the Steeple Doore keyxvjd.
It'm pd for presenting of or quarter bill at the Archedeacons visitac'on & for our oathes and appeareaunce the xvjth of Octoberiijs. iiijd.
It'm paide for our Dinners & the Sidemens ye same Dayexvjs. vjd.
It'm pd for the Cariadge of ye Cressettes (fn. 14) into ye Churchexvjd.
It'm pd the xth of November for Ringing at her Maites Remove from Ritchmount to Whitehallxijd.
It'm pd for a Stirropp for the fourth Bell Wheelexiiijd.
It'm pd for Ringinge the xvijth of November (being her Maites Coronation Daye)vjs.
It'm pd for a pownde of Candlesvd.
It'm pd for twoe Bell ropes weyinge xli at iiijd ye pownde againste ye same Dayeiijs. iiijd.
It'm pd for mending of an Olde Baldrickeviijd.
It'm pd for paper, Candles & Drincke When ye Mrs. Did sett in Vestrie about a warrant for the lights (fn. 15) that weare when her Maitie Came to Whitehallxiiijd.
It'm pd for mending of the Surplusvjd.
It'm pd for paveing of iiijor gravesiiijs.
It'm pd for twoe Dust baskettesvjd.
It'm pd for .ij. Keys the one for the Lady Grayes pewe Doore & the other for the Mrs Coppins (fn. 16) peweijs.
Sum' Page—ijli. iiijs. ixd.

The firste yeares paymtes

Paymentes in Michaelmas q'ter .1600.

Item paid vnto the Clarke & Sexton for their Quarters wagesxxxs.
It'm pd vnto ye Sexton for Keepeing of ye Clockeiijs. iiijd.
It'm pd vnto him for Ringing of ye Eighte & ffive of the Clocke Belliiijs.
It'm pd for oyle for the Clocke & Bells & for Broomesxvjd.
It'm pd for Scowring of ye Comunion pottesiiijd.
It'm pd for Hollye Ivey Rosemary & Bayesijs.
It'm pd for makeing Cleane both ye Churche Lanesiijs. vjd.
It'm pd for washing of the Church Clothesvjs. viijd.
It'm pd vnto Mathewe Clarke for mending of ye Clockexs.
It'm pd vnto Bartlett the Glasier for Repairing & Amending of the Glasse belonging to ye Churchexs.
It'm pd vnto the Highe Constable for Maymed Soldiers for this half yeareviijs. viijd.
It'm pd vnto ye Highe Constable for the hospitalls for this half yeareviijs. viijd.
Sum'—vjli. xiijs. iijd.
Sum' Totall of all or Paymtes in this or ffirste yeare isxxli. ijs. vd.
Sum' Totall of all or Receiptes is as appeareth beforexxvjli. js. iiijd.
So have we Received this firste yeare more then we have Paidevli. xviijs. xjd.

The accompte of the saide:

Chr'ofer Collarde & Wm Colbacke Churchwardens for their seconde yeare of office Comensing at the ffeaste of the beirth of or Lord God, 1600, & ending one ye like feaste, 1601, aswell of Receiptes as Paymtes by them Received and paide as followeth.

Receiptes

Item Received for the Clarke & Sextons wages & for Pewes & the rep'ac'ons of the Churchexvli. xvijs. ixd.
It'm Received for half the Token money in this or seconde yearelvijs. iiijd.
It'm Received for the howse ouer the Churche Lane of Mr Marke Stywarde for one yeares Rentxiijs. iiijd.
It'm Received for the olde Armor the wch weyed: C: Dim' at jd. q'. the pownde & C. xijli to the .C:
Sum'—xixli. viijs. vd.

Receiptes for Burialls knells & sutche like in this or seconde yeare as followeth.

Christmas Quarter .1600.

January .1600.Item the iiijth was buried Thomas Harper for the Cloth xxd. the grave vjd. the Afternoones knell xiiijd. the Peales xijd.iiijs. iiijd.
It'm the vth was buried David Prosser for the ground in the Churche vjs. viijd. the Cloth xxd. the knell & peales ijs. ijd.xs. vjd.

The seconde yeares Receiptes

Burialls in Christmas quarter .1600.

January .1600.Item the vjth was buried Nicholas Hawthorne for the Cloth xxd. the grave vjd. the knell vjd. & ye peale iiijd.iijs.
It'm the xvijth was buried Prudence Grigg for the Cloth xvjd. the grave vjd. the knell vjd.ijs. iiijd.
It'm the xxjth was buried wm Hoop' for the Cloth xxd the grave vjd. the knell & peales xxijdiiijs.
It'm the xxiijth was buried Dorothie Bale (fn. 17) for the Cloth xxd. the grave vjd. the Afternoones knell xiiijd the Peales xiiijd.iiijs. vjd.
ffebruary .1600.It'm the seconde was buried Edmound Goldhursteni'l
It'm the vth was buried Chr'ofer Maister for ye Coffinvjd.
It'm the vijth was buried Mr Jeames Russell (whoe was slaine in Bedforde howse) for the ground Cloth knell and Pealesxvjs.
It'm the xvijth was buried Mr Lawrence Robbinson (whoe was slaine by one Chr'ofer Browne) for the ground viijs. the Cloth xxd. the knell & peales ijs. iiijd.xijs.
It'm the xviijth was buried John Hall for the ground vjs. viijd. the Cloth xxd. the knell & peales xxd.xs.
It'm the xxth was buried Elizabeth Jasper for the ground viijs. the Cloth xvjd. the Afternoones knell xiiijd. ye iij peales xijd.xjs. vjd.
It'm the xxvijth was buried Mrs John Penythorne for the ground Cloth knell & Pealesxjs. vjd.
Marche .1600.It'm the xjth was buried Mary Maiorni'l
It'm the xvjth was buried Leonarde Dawson for the Cloth xijd. the knell vjd.xviijd.
Sum'—iiijli. xjs. viijd.

The seconde yeares Receiptes

Burialls in or Ladie Daye q'ter .1601.

Marche .1601.Item the xxixth was buried James Bleare for the Cloth xxd. the grave vjd. the Afternoones knell xiiijd. the Peales viijdiiijs.
Aprill .1601.It'm the xviijth was buried Ellyn Arnolde ali's Stowell for the Cloth xijd. the grave vjd. the knell & peales ijs. vjd.iiijs.
It'm the xxiiijth was buried Elizabeth Cowell (fn. 18) for the Cloth & knellxiiijd.
It'm the xxvth was buried Rob't Rose for the Cloth xxd. the knell iiijd. the peales xijd.iijs.
It'm the xxvjth was buried Edward Elmes for the Cloth xxd. the grave vjd. the knell & Peales xiiijd.iijs. iiijd.
It'm the xxxth was buried Agnes Palmer for ye Cloth grave knell & Pealesijs. vjd.
It'm the same Daye was buried Bridgett Cade for the Cloth xijd. & ye grave vjdxviijd.
Maye .1601It'm the xjth was buried John winter for the worste Cloth ijd. & the knell ijd.iiijd.
It'm the xviijth was buried Elizabeth West for the Cloth xxd. the knell & ij Peales xijdijs. viijd.
It'm the xxth was buried Com'er Ricardes for ye ground vjs. viijd. the Cloth xxd. the Afternoones knell & Peales iijs. ijd.xjs. vjd.
June .1601.It'm the ixth was buried Tho: Middletonni'l
It'm the xxth was buried John Waver for ground vjs. viijd. the Cloth xxd. the Afternoones knell xiiijd. the iij [peals] xijdxs. xd.
Sum'—ijli. iiijs. xd.

The seconde yeares Receiptes

Burialls in Midsomer q'ter .1601.

June .1601.Item the xxvth was buried John Bradleyni'l
Julye .1601.It'm the vjth was buried Alice Jefferd ali's Browneni'l
It'm the viijth was buried John Mooreni'l
It'm the xxjth was buried [Margaret] Pendridni'l
It'm the xxviijth was buried Elizabeth Libbe for ye Coffinvjd.
Auguste .1601.It'm the vjth was buried Thomas Benge for the ground vjs. viijd. the Cloth xxd. the Afternoones knell xiiijd. the Peales xijd.xs. vjd.
It'm the xjth was buried Marye Hindle for the worste Cloth ijd. the knell iiijd.vjd.
It'm the xiijth was buried Jane Sonnettni'l
It'm the xxijth was buried Mrs Elizabeth Lewknor a Childe for the ground viijs. the knell vjd. & ye peale 6d.ixs.
It'm the xxxth was buried Joane Stockedale for the Cloth & knellxiiijd.
September .1601.It'm the xijth was buried Joane Baylieni'l
It'm the xvth was buried Henrye Ratchedale for the ground vjs. viijd. the Cloth xijd. the knell & peales ijs. iiijdxs.
It'm the xviijth was buried John Phillippes worste Cloth ijd. & the Knell iiijd.vjd.
It'm the xxjth was buried Edmound Reynoldes for ye groundvjs.
It'm the xxijth was buried Jane Thompson worste Cloth ijd. the Knell iiijd.vjd.
It'm the xxixth was buried John Arnolde (fn. 19) ni'l
Sum' q'ter—xxxviijs. viijd.

The seconde yeares Receiptes

Burialls in Michaelmas q'ter .1601

October .1601.Item thirde was buried ffrauncis Ruffe ali's Walker for ye worste cloth iiijd. ye coffine vjd. the knell vjd.xvjd.
It'm the xiijth was buried Tho: ffovell for the ground vjs. viijd. ye Cloth xijd. The Afternoones [knell] xiiijd. ye peales xxd.xs. vjd.
It'm ye xiiijth was buried John Janever ye Queenes Joyner for ye ground viijs. The Cloth knell & Peales iiijs.xijs.
It'm xvth was buried Elizabeth Butler for the Cloth xijd. ye grave vjd. the knell vjd.ijs.
It'm xxijth was buried Xp'ofer Stockdaleni'l
November .1601.It'm the vth was buried John Driver for the Cloth xxd. & the knell iiijdijs.
It'm ye xxvijth was buried Roger Mortonni'l
December .1601.It'm ye seconde was buried Hughe Crapp' for the ground vjs. viijd. the Cloth xvjd. ye knell vjd. & the Peale iiijd.viijs. xd.
It'm the same Daye was buried Mathewe Eglestone for the Cloth & knellxvjd
It'm the xvjth was buried Marye Vnderhill for the worste Cloth ijd. & ye knell iiijd.vjd.
It'm ye xxijth was buried [Bettricia] Bevan for the Cloth xxd. ye grave vjd. ye Afternoones knell xiiijd. the Peales xvjd.iiijs. viijd.
It'm the xxiijth was buried Tobias Aberley for ye Cloth xijd. ye grave vjd & the knell vjd.ijs.
Sum' q'ter—ijli. vs. ijd.
Sum' Totall of this or seconde yeares Receiptes for burialls isxjli. iiijd.
Sum' gen'all of all ye rec'. in this or seconde yeare isxxxli. viijs. ixd.

The saide accomptantes Demaunde Allowaunce for Ymploymtes & Chardges by them paide & Disbursed for the vse of ye Churche & other ordinarye & extraordinarye Chardges in this their seconde yeare as followeth.

Paymtes in Christmas q'ter .1601.

Item pd vnto a Carpenter for makeing of a newe frame for ye Saincts Bell for workemanshipp & stuf as followeth.
It'm for iiij Punctions (fn. 20) iiijs. iiijd.
It'm for ij single quartersviijd.
It'm for Nayles & Spikesviijd.
It'm for mending of ye Vestrye Doore & one of ye Chaunsell Dooresxijd.
It'm pd for stuf for the mending of Churche Dore Southwardxijd.
It'm paid vnto ye Carpenter for iiijor Dayes worke at xvjd ye daievs. iiijd.
It'm paid for a Cross Garnishe (fn. 21) for ye Church yarde Gatexvjd.
It'm paide for makeing of a newe Key & setting one of a Locke vppon ye Doore vnder the newe Galleryeviijd.
It'm paide for mending of the ffifte Bell wheele & ye third Bell wheele (for stuf & workemanshippe)xxd.
It'm Laid out at the Tavern when Certayne of ye Vestrye Did meete about buissinesiijs.
It'm paide for p'senting of our quarter billiijs.
It'm paide for paveing iiijor gravesiiijs
It'm paide vnto ye Clarke & Sexton for their q'ters wagesxxxs.
It'm paide vnto ye Sexton for keepeing of ye Clockeiijs. iiijd.
It'm paide ffor Ringing Eight of ye Clocke & ffive of the Clocke Belliiijs.
It'm pd for oyle for ye Clocke & Bells & Broomes for ye Churchexijd.
It'm pd for Scowring of ye Comunion Pottesiiijd.
It'm pd for makeing Cleane both ye Churche Lanesiijs. vjd.
It'm pd for wrighting of a newe gathering bookeijs.
Sum' q'ter—iijli. xs. xd.

The seconde yeares paymtes

Paymentes in or Ladie Daye q'ter .1601.

Item pd for :C. & a quartern of Tylesviijs. vjd.
It'm pd for Wharfadge & Cariadgexxd.
It'm pd for a key & Staples for ye Churche yarde gatesxviijd.
It'm pd for brickes for the vnderpinninge of ye Grunsills (fn. 22) vjd.
It'm for Lyme & Sandexiiijd.
It'm pd vnto a workeman for a Daies worke for ye mending of Divers places about ye Churchexviijd.
It'm pd the seconde of Maye for p'senting of [our] bill at ye Archedeacons Visitac'onijs. viijd.
It'm pd for or Dinners & the Sidemens ye same Dayexxiijs.
It'm pd the thirde of Maye for Ringing at her Maites going to Highe gate to Dinner & at Coming from thence the same Dayexijd.
It'm for Ringing ye vijth of Maye at her Maites Remove from Whitehall to Greenewitchexijd.
It'm pd to make ye p'ishoners Drincke ye xixth & ye xxjth of Maye being ye Daies of ye p'ambulac'on & vnto ye Ringers for Ringing at their going forth & Coming home both Daiesxiiijs.
It'm pd for ij Bell Roapes weying xjli & the half at iiijd the poundeiijs. xd.
It'm pd for mending of an olde Baldrickeviijd.
It'm paid for paveing of iij gravesiijs.
It'm paid vnto ye Clarke & Sexton for their quarters wagesxxxs.
It'm paid vnto ye Sexton for keepeing of the Clocke & for Ringing of ye ffive of ye Clocke & Eighte of ye Clockevijs. iiijd.
It'm for oyle & Broomes & for Scowring ye Comunion pottesxvjd.
It'm paid for makeing Cleane both ye Churche Lanesiijs. vjd.
It'm paid vnto the Highe Constable for Maymed soldiers & for the Hospitalls for ye half yearexvijs. iiijd.
Sum' quarter—vjli. iijs. vjd.

The seconde yeares paymentes

Paymentes in Midsomer q'ter .1601.

Item pd for iiijor single quarters for the ffastening of ye Long seate in the North Galleryexvjd.
It'm pd for a quier of Paperiiijd.
It'm pd for Nayles & for a spikeing for ye third Bellviijd.
It'm pd for a Daies worke for a Carpenterxvjd.
It'm pd for to make ye Mrs Drincke at ij severall tymes when they Did meete & satt about the takeing Downe of the Cawsey (fn. 23) xjs.
It'm pd for the Covering of iiijor gravesiiijs.
It'm pd for p'senting of or Quarter bill to ye thirde & vth Articles to ye Archedeaconsiijs.
It'm pd for Ringing ye vijth of Septemb.' being her Maites birth Dayeiijs. vjd.
It'm pd vnto ye Clarke & Sexton for their quarters wagesxxxs.
It'm pd vnto ye Sexton for keepeing of ye Clockeiiijs. iiijd.
It'm pd him for Ringing of Eighte of ye Clocke & ffive of the Clocke Belliiijs.
It'm pd for oyle for ye Clocke & Bells & for broomes for the sweeping of ye Churchexijd.
It'm paide for Scowring of ye Comunion pottesiiijd.
It'm paide for makeing Cleane both ye Churche Lanesiijs. vjd.
It'm paide vnto Devorickes ye Glasier for setting vpp of ij greate paines of Glasse the one on the South side of ye Churche & ye other at ye West endevjs.
Sum' q'ter—iijli. xiijs. iiijd.

The seconde yeares paymentes

Paymentes in Michaelmas q'ter. 1601.

Item pd the iiijth of October at the Greyhownde for to make the Maisters of the Vestrye Drincke when they came from Buisinessesvjs.
It'm pd the xixth of October at Mr Doctor Stanhoppes Visitac'on at Whitechappell for or Dinners & ye sidemens & for a booke of Articlesxvijs. vjd.
It'm given vnto a poore Indian the xxvth of Octobe' wch had Received greate hurtes in her Maites s'uiceiijs.
It'm for Ringing ye xxiiijth of October at her Maites Coming to Whitehallxijd.
It'm for Ringing ye xxvijth at her Maites goinge to ye p'liamt being the firste Daye (fn. 24) of ye same p'liamtxijd.
It'm pd for Ringing the xvijth of November beinge her Maites Coronation Dayevjs.
It'm pd for a pownde of Candlesvd.
It'm pd for iiijor newe Bell Roapes weying xxvli at iiijd the powndeviijs. iiijd.
It'm for ij newe Baldrickes & for mending of an olde onevs.
It'm pd ye xxiijth of November for awnswering of or booke of Articles (or bill being made by ye Registers man) & Delivered into Doctor Stanhoppes officeiijs. vjd.
It'm paid for or Din's ye same Daye & for ye sidemensviijs.
It'm paid vnto ye Clarke & Sexton for their quarters wagesxxxs.
It'm paid vnto ye Sexton for keepeing of ye Clockeiijs. iiijd.
It'm for Ringing of ye Eight & ffive of ye Clocke belliiijs.
It'm for oyle for ye Clocke & Bells & for Broomes for ye Churchexviijd.
It'm for Ringing ye xixth of Decemb' at her Maites going to the breaking vpp of ye p'liamtxijd.
It'm for Hollye Ivey Rosemarye & Bayesijs.
It'm for makeinge of a newe key for the Churche yarde gatexd.
It'm for a staple for ye Vestrie Dore.
Sum' Page—vli. ijs. viijd.

The seconde yeares paymentes

Paymentes in Michaelmas q'ter .1601.

Item paide for paveing of iij gravesiijs.
It'm pd for ij Duste baskettesvjd.
It'm pd for p'senting of ye Ladie Henneadges (fn. 25) s'u'nt & Ric' Stevenson ye Cutler for incontinencie as ye Com'on fame wentvjd.
It'm pd for Washeinge of ye Comunion Clothes & Surplusvjs. viijd.
It'm Deliuered vnto George Blaston Weaver by the consent of the Vestriexxs.
It'm pd for makeing cleane both the Churche Lanesiijs. vjd.
It'm pd for amending of Churche windowes Rownd about the Churchexxxvs.
It'm pd vnto a Bricklayer for amending of ye Churche (where it Rayned in) for Tyles & morter & workmanshippijs. vjd.
It'm pd vnto a Carter for Cariing awaye five Loades of Rubbishe from before ye Churche yarde gateijs. vjd.
It'm pd vnto Mathewe Clarke for keepeing of ye Clockexs.
It'm pd for turning ye Ball of ye Greate bell clapp'ijs.
It'm pd for mending of ye Bowe of ye ffourth Bell clapp'ijs. viijd.
It'm pd him for makeing of a newe Bowe for ye greate Bell Clapp'iijs. viijd.
It'm pd (one St Thomas Daye) at ye Greyhownde when the newe Churchewardens weare Chosen to make ye Mrs of the Vestrie a Dinnerxvs.
It'm paid vnto Mr Highe Constable for Maymed soldiors & for ye hospitalls for one half yearexvijs. iiijd.
It'm paid ye ixth of Marche Laste for or Appeareaunce before Mr Doctor Stanhoppe for the shewing of or Register booke of Christnings Mariadges & burialls & for or Dinners the same Dayevjs.
Sum' Page—vjli. xd. xd.

The seconde yeares paymentes

Paymentes in Michaelmas q'ter .1601.

Item paide for vij yardes & the half of Blacke velvett for a hearse Cloth at xxiijs ye yardeviijli. xijs. vjd.
It'm paide for [blank] yardes of Blacke Buckram to Lyne ye same Clothvs. vjd.
It'm paide for xiiijtene ownces of Blacke Silke frindge at ijs. ijd. ye Owncexxxs. iiijd.
It'm paide for silke to set one ye same frindge & for to make vpp ye same Clothxvjd.
It'm paide for makeing vpp the Clothiiijs.
It'm paide vnto Jacob Cornewe for writing & ingrossing of this or accompte & for wrighting of ye Inventorye & gatheringe Bookexxs.
It'm pd for a Supp' for the Maisters at the givinge vpp of this or accomptexxs.
Sum' Page—xijli. xiijs. viijd.
Sum' quarter is—xxiiijli. vijs. ijd.
Sum' Totall of this or seconde Yeares Paymentes isxxxvijli. xiiijs. xd.
Some generall of ye Receiptes in this or two Yeares amounteth vnto the some of lvjli. xs. jd.
Some generall of the Paymentes in this or twoe Yeares islvijli. xvijs. iijd.
And so have we paide & Laid out more then we have received in theis twoe Yearesxxvijs. ijd.
Examined & allowed by Doctor Montforde & the Maisters of ye p'ishe herevnder named the vth of Maye .1602. Annoq' RR: Elizabeth xliiijo & the Chardge by ym Comitted vnto the newe ChurchewardensHenry Waller & Ralf Allanson.

[Signed]
Tho: Montforde (fn. 26)
patrick [P D] Derick m'k
John Childe
Wm Portinton
Richard Wodlok
Edward Stylkragg
John [mark] goodcoll
Anthony harris
Matthy clerck
the m'ke [mark] of James waller

henry [mark] wallerChurchwardings
Raffe Allanson

Footnotes

1 Arles (R.)
2 Droughte (R.)
3 Not in the Register.
4 Righte (R.)
5 Fielde (R.)
6 Requitt (R.)
7 ta[m] re q[uam] no[m]i[n]e rosa (R.)
8 Not in the Register.
9 Brythlaite (R.)
10 Egerton married three times. His second wife died in Jan. 1599–1600; in Oct. 1600, he married Alice, widow of the fifth Earl of Derby (Dict. Nat. Biog.)
11 Not in the Register.
12 This item appears for the first time; probably this had been part of the sexton's regular work, and is separately mentioned because a definite wage was at this time attached to the discharge of the duty.
13 i.e. about the officers of the men raised for the "musters."
14 vide note 2, p. 54.
15 i.e. the parish was ordered to provide torches to light the road when the Queen returned late.
16 vide note, p. 556.
17 Dale (R.)
18 Cornell (R.)
19 A yonge child yt fell through Sr Ro. Cissills howse (R.)
20 Stout pieces of timber.
21 qy. a cross-bar.
22 i.e. Ground-sill, the threshold of a door (Halliwell).
23 Causeway.; the Vestry Minutes contain no reference to these meetings, nor to the subject of them, unless the entry of July 18, 1602, is on the same matter.—(Appendix D).
24 Elizabeth's last Parliament; its chief work was the passing of the famous Poor Law.
25 June 15, 1592. Sir George Henneage=Olivia Hearne (R.) Lady Olivia, widow, was buried in Feb. 1631/2 (R.)
26 Appointed in May, 1602. He became a Prebendary of St. Paul's (Harlesden) in 1596.