The Publications of the Surtees Society Volume 85
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1890 edition. Excerpt: ...of his godfaders, yat is to say Alexaund' Blakborne, Thomas Tesedale, Ric' Darley-we all other neghbores, Alan Gaytterd, Willam Clapeham, Richerd Clapeham, William Teysdale, Willyam Bourell, and at every gude person will labur forto restore hym into his gude name and fame like as we trewlie and dulye woll afferme of 0" wirshippes, and all such defamers as wold distrue eny rightful man forto gar hym lese his godes we thare fals reportes to get thame a thanke weall, and it wer medeful to punyssh thaym in such fourme yat other fals flaterers may tak ensample weall. Written at Est Witten, on the Monday next after the fest of Saynt James the Appostell.----FRcy. Cit. E/0r. A. Y. 35lu.. 1484. Alexander Ambler. 1484. Memorandum, that ye ij' day of Novembre, the secund yer of ye regne of Kyng Richard ye Thrid, yer came oon Richard Davis of ye citie of Yorke, glovere, into ye councell chaumbre upon Owse brig, afore Thomas Wrangwish, yen being Mair of ye said citee; and afore all ye councell of ye said citee yen being yere and yan, and yere shewed a forget testimonyall sormysing in ye same in ye names of diverse of ye honest men of Ripon, wher ye same testimonyall was forget, that oon Alisaundre Aunbler of ye said citie, glovere, shuld be a Skottishman borne; the contrarie wherof was yen & yere proved true in ye presence of all ye said councell by an oyere testimonyall of auctoritee & credence by ye said Alisaundre labored and sued in ye tyme ye Mastre Amyas was Mair of yis said citee, as in ye regestre of ye said citie in ye last ende yer of, next ye ' Vynters, Ordynaunce more evidently it may apper. Item on Fryday, ye iijde daye of Decembre, came oon Thomas Watson of yis same citie, tanner, & oon...
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