a maser of silver and potell* of eight gallons. John a
Dane and Wm. Paramor ex’ors. Feoffees: John Percyvale, Jas.
Hampton, George Stud, who are to make over to wife Alice my messuage in
the Borough of Thornden and four pieces of. land containing 27 acres
adjoining for sixteen years, then to son William. Land called Rogersdown
containing 13 acres to son John when sixteen. Prob.
(Vol. II., fol. 4.)
8. JOHN ATTE SEE.
10 Sept. 1460. To be buried in the churchyard. To the high
altar, 2s. To the Light of St. Martin, two bushels of barley. To the Light
of the lamp burning in the Church, one bushel of barley. To Cecilie May my
sister, a quarter of corn, to be paid at next Feast of St. Michael. To
Beatrice Ridar, 20s. Wife Elianor, all utensils of house. John
Notingham, Thos. Philip, John Percyvall, Ricd May, Hugh Cherleton,
feoffees of all my lands, etc. Land called Loutheaber and half an acre
(formerly Richard .Cobbe’s) to be sold, and with the money provide a
chaplain to celebrate in Herne Church for one year. To wife Elianor, a
croft of land of two acres at Hampton, also my house for life. Son William
to have chief messuage at Yongestrete, with all its buildings, lands and
marshes, in Borough of
Beltinge, on the north side of Yongestrete as far as the sea; also one of
two weirs. formerly William Studd’s, and three
acres of land in Hoberland, adjoining the lands of Maykenbroke. Son
Henry, all lands, tenements, etc., on south side of high road called
Yongestrete, in Borough of Hampton. To my brother Robert, a monk of St.
Augustine’s at Canterbury, ten mares.
Prob. S January 1460-1.†
(Vol. IL, fol. 25.)
9. JAMES SHIPMAN.
20 Oct. 1461. To be buried in the churchyard. To the high
altar, 12d. To the Lights of St. Mary, 4d.; the Lamp, 6d.; St. John the
Baptist, 6d.; St. James, 8d. To the work of the Church called puynge (?
pewing), 6s. 8d.; to the paving, 6s. 8d. For a new vestment for the use of
the Church, four mares. To the Chapel of
* A potell was a tankard or pot, also a small
tub with projecting stave for a handle. (Dialect Dictionary, edited
by H. Wright.)
† A John atte See of parish of All Saints, Birchinton,
by will dated 10 Sept. 1460, desired to be buried in the churchyard of
Birchinton. Wife Alice to be executrix and to dispose for his soul,
parents, etc., and to have all lands and tenements in Vill of
Birchinton for her life, then to sons John and Rowland atte See and their
heirs for ever. No Probate. (Vol. II., fol..17)