Part IX: Privy Purse Expenses of Elizabeth of York: Entries #8 through 15

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23 May, 1502 – 2 July, 1502

  • Itm….for thoffring of the Quene upon the Fest of the Trinitee at Richemount —– —–v s.
  • Itm….the xxiij{th} day of May to Robynet enbrowdrer in reward ———-xiij s. iiij d.
  • Itm….the same day to the Quenes purs by thandes of maistres Alionor Johns at Richmont ———- xx s.
  • Itm….the xxiiij{th} day of May to Stephene Higham for certain stuff by him made for the Quene x s. Itm for money by him payed for the botehire of the Lady Lovel from Richemount to Grenewiche ij s.iiij d. and for going from Richemount to London to Doctour Lathis xij d. ———-xiij s. iiij d.
  • Itm….the same daye to a servaunt of Thabbase of Syon in reward for bringing a present of Rabettes and quayles to the Quene at Richemount ———- ij s.
  • Itm….the xxv{th} day of May to Edmund Calverd page of the Quenes chambre for his costes going by the commaundement of the Quene from Richemount to London to William Stafford for divers stuf for the King in the nyght ij s. Itm for going from Grenewich to London for Maister Lynche xij d. Itm for going from Richemount to London to maistres Lokke for bonnettes for the Quene vijj d. Itm for going from Grenewiche to London for maistres Stafford and maistres Lees vj d. Itm for money by him payed for egges butter and milke for the King and Quene iij s. vj d. and for riding from Grenewiche to Croydon to the Princesse viij d. ———- viij s. iiij d.
  • Itm….the same day to Frary Clerc of Saint Johns for the buryeng of the men that were hanged at Wapping mylne ———- viij s.
  • Itm….the same day to Nicholas Maior sadler to the Quene for making of six tapettes for the sompter horses with the lynyng grayling jagging and for worsted yerne at xij . the pece ———- viij s.
  • Itm….for thoffring of the Quene upon the feest of Corpus Xpi at Richemount ———- v. s.
  • Itm….the same day to a servaunt of tharchebisshop of Canterbury in reward for bringing a present of a Lanthony Cheese to the Quene at Richemount ———-ij s.
  • Itm….the xxviij{th} day of May to John Johnson surgion in reward for his costes commyng from London to the Quene at Richemount ———- xiij s. iiij d.

Elysabeth.

 

p{r} ———- Sm{a} pag. iiij li. xviij s. iiij d.
 

-Entry 8-
 


  • Itm….the same day to miastres Alianor Johns for money by hir geven in reward to a servaunt of the Lady Lovell for bringing a chest of iverey with the passion of oure Lord theron – ——— iij s. iiij d.
  • Itm….to John Browne for money by him payed for pepyns for the Quene ———- ij s. vj d.
  • Itm….to John Hertley for the amending of five barehides for the warderobe of the beddes ———-x s.
  • Itm….the xxix{th} of May to Lewes Waltier for conveyeng the Quene in hir barge with xxj rowers from Grenewiche to the Tower the xxvij{th} day of April every rower taking viij d. xiiij s. the maister xvj d. Itm the ij{de} of May conveyeng the Quene from the Tower to Grenewiche with xxj rowers xiiij s. and the maister xvj d. Itm the xix{th}day of May conveyeng the Quene from Grenewiche to Richemount with xxj rowers at viij d. the rower xiiij s. and the maister xvj d. Itm a grete bote the same day conveyeng the ladyes and gentilwomen from Grenewiche to Richemount with ix rowers at viij d. the rower vj s. and the maister xvj d. ———- liij s. iiij d.
  • Itm….the same day to the said Lewes for talowing dressing and for roopes and othere necessaries for the Quenes barge ———- x s.
  • Itm….the same day to Richard Justice for the money by him payed for a yerd and an half of tawny saten for the Quene at vij s. the yerd vj d. Itm for a yerd and an half of blake saten at vij s. the yerd x s.vj d. Itm for a yerde and a half of crymsyn sarcenet at iij s. viij d. the yerd Itm for his costes going from Grenewiche to the Tower for a stole covered with scarlet viij d. Itm for going for a gowne of russet velvet with a purfle of cloth of gold of damaske viij d. Itm for going for silkes above written j d. Itm for going for a gowne of purple velvet with a purfle of cloth of gold viij d. Itm for ij yerdes of white fustyan for sokkes for the Quene xiij d. and for his costes lyeng behinde at Grenewiche with the Quenes stuf by the space of ij dayes xvj d. ———- xxxj s.
  • Itm….the same day to the wif of oone William Greneweye in reward for bringing a present of peesecoddes to the Quene ———- ij s.

Elysabeth.

 

p{r} ———- Sm{a} pag. Cxij s. ij d.
 

-Entry 9-
 


  • Itm….the same day to John Hertley for the amending of the barehide belonging to the close carre of the wardrobe of the robys ———- v s.
  • Itm….the xxx{th} day of May to John Hensted of London wexchaundler for twoo rollys of white wex weyeng ij lb. at viij d. the lb. ij s. viij d. Itm ten rolls yelow wex at viij d. the lb. vj s. viij d. delivered the vij{th} day of Decembre Itm the iij{de} of Aprille delivered foure rollys of white wex v s. iiij d. and for ten rolles of yelowe wex vj s. viij d. ———-xxj s. iiij d.
  • Itm….the same daye to John Stormy of Chartesey in reward for keping of twoo palfrayes of the Quenes after the decease of Richard Payne palfreyman ———- x s.
  • Itm….the same daye to Elys Hilton grome of the robys for money by him payed by the commaundement of the Quene for certain stuf for the Lord William Courteney. Furst for ten elnes of Holand cloth for shirtes at ijs. the elne xx s. Itm a furre and a half of fox for a gowne of russet xij s. Itm for making of the same gowne xj d. Itm for a nyght bonet xij d. Itm for twoo yerdes iij quarters of saten of Bruges blake for the covering of a sadelle for my Lady Kateryne at ij s. vj d. the yerd vj s. x d. ob. Itm for a yerde and a quarter of blake velvet for bordering of the said sadelle and for the perfourmiyng of a horse harneys at x s. the yerd xij s. vj d. Itm for cariage of divers gownes of the Quenes from the Towre to Richemount xviij d. and for cariage of the same gownes from Genewiche to the Towre iiij d. Sm{a} ——— lv s. ij d. ob.
  • Itm….the same day to the Quenes purs by thandes of George Hamerton at Richemount ———- xx s.
  • Itm….the furst day of Juyn to Thomas Acworth for thexpenses of the Quenes stable ———- lviij li. v s. iij d.
  • Itm….the ij{de} of Juyn to a servaunt of the Prioure of Lanthony in reward for bringing a present of cheses to the Quene ———- v s.
  • Itm….the iiij{de} of Juyn to a servaunt of Richard Smyth in reward for bringing a fawne from the parke of Swalofield to the Quene at Richemount ———- iij s. iiij d.

Elysabeth.

 

p{r} ———- Sm{a} pag. lxiij li. v s. d. ob.
 

-Entry 10-
 


  • Itm….the iiij{th} day of Juyn to the Quenes purse at Richemount by thandes of Miastres Alianor Johnes and John Brown ———- xx s.
  • Itm….the vj{th} day of Juyn to my Lady Bray for money by hire lent to the Quene ———- xxij s. viij d.
  • Itm….the vj{th} day of Juyn to Nicholas Grey clerc of the werkes at Richemount in reward to him geven by the Quene towards suche losses as he susteigned at the birnyng of his howse at Richemount ———- lx s.
  • Itm….the vij{th} day of Juyn to the Quenes purse at Westm by thandes of Maistres Brent ———- xl s.
  • Itm….the viij{th} day of Juyn to Henry Roper for stuf by him bought for the Quene of Scottes. Furst for thre basons of peauter weyeng viij lb. di price the lb. vj d. iiij s. iij d. Itm a chafer of brasse weyeng xviij lb. price the lb. iij d. iiij s. vj d. Itm twoo wasshing bolles xiiij d. Itm a frye panne xij d. Itm a grete trussing basket vj d. Itm a payre belowes ij d. and for cariage of the same by water from London to Westm iij d. Sm{a} ———- xj s. x d.
  • Itm….the ix{th} day of Juyn to the dean of the chapelle for thoffringes of the Quene upon the Feest of Sainct George Sainct Marc Philip and Jacob and the Invencõn of the holy crosse ———- xx s.
  • Itm….delivered to Henry Bryan of London mercer for eight yerdes of blake damaske for a cloke for the Quene at vij s. iij d. the yerd lviij s. viij d. Itm for fyve yerdes of blake sarcenet for lynyng to the same cloke at iiij s. the yerde xx s. Itm for a yerde and iij quarters of blake velvet for bordring of the same at x s. the yerd xvij s. vj d. Sm{a} ———– iiij li. xvj s. ij d.
  • Itm….delivered to the same Henry Bryan in party payement of a bille signed with thande of the Quene conteignyng the somme of Cvij li. x s. q{d} to him due for certain silkes and othere stuf of his occupacõn by him delivered to th’use of the Quene as by the same bill it apereth ———- x li.
  • Itm….delivered to the Quenes purse by thandes of Cristofre Askue at Richemount ———- xl li.

Elysabeth.

 

p{r} ———- Sm{a} pag. lxiij li. xiiij s. viij d.
 

-Entry 11-
 


  • Itm….the x{th} day of Juyn to Robert Hed of Londone tailloure for making of twoo cootes of blake chamlet for my yong Lordes Henry Courtney and Edward Courtney at ij s. the coote iiij s. ayenst Cristmas anno xvj{mo}. Itm for making of twoo cootes of blake velvet for the same yong lordes ayenst Estre than next ensuyng iiij s. delivered to William Bailly. Itm for making of twoo cootes of blake chamlet the same tyme for the said lordes delivered by Elys Hiltone iiij s. ———- xij s.
  • Itm….to the smyth at Baynardes Castell for making of ij lokkes boltes for the gardyn dore ther weyeng ix lb. at ij d. ob. the lb xiij d. obItm for a lokke and a staple for the same dore xij d. Itm iij boltes to the hall dores there xij d. for ij lokkes to the same dores xx d. Itm for a lok to a dore at the stayre fote xij d. Itm for a bolte for gardyn dore and mending of twoo lokkes viij d. Itm for mending of ij payre henges vj d. ob. ———-vij s.
  • Itm….the vj{th} day of Juyn to the Quenes purs by thandes of my Lady Anne Percy at Westm ———- xx s.
  • Itm….the same daye to William Antyne coper smyth for spangelles settes square peces sterrys dropes and pointes after silver and gold for garnishing of jakettes against the disguysing ———- lvj s. viij d.
  • Itm….the xij{th} day of Juyn to my Lady Bray for money by hire delivered to the fraternitie of oure Lady of Roundsevale ij s. iiij d. and to the daughters of Henry Wyndeslowe in reward for bringing a present of roses to the Quene at Westm vj s. viij d. Itm to a servaunt of my Lorde of Derby for bringing a present of malvesey to the Quene iij s. iiij d. ———- xiij s. iiij d.
  • Itm….the xiij{th} day of Juyn to John Staunton theldre towardes the byeng of a hors ———– vj s. viij d.
  • Itm….the same day to Hampnet Clegge for mone by him delivered to the Quene for hir offring to Saint Edward at Westm ———-vj s. viij d.
  • Itm….the xiiij{th} day of Juyn to ij Friers of the monasterie of Saint Katheryne Mount in Senay for lre of pardon of the said monasterie ———-xiij s. iiij d.
  • Itm….the same day to the Quenes purs at Richemount by thandes of Miastres Ailanor Johns ———– xx s.
  • Itm….to John Hamerton for money by him delivered to the Quene for hire offring at hire departing from Westm to oure Lady of Piewe and to Bowe ———- vij s. ix d.

Elysabeth.

 

p{r} ——— Sm{a} pag. viij li. iij s. v d.
 

-Entry 12-
 


  • Itm….the same day to Thomas Foller of London mercer for vj yerdes of blake velvet for a gowne for the Quene delivered the vij{th} day of Juyn at ix s. viij d. the yerd lxij s. x d. Itm for a yerd of blake bokeram for the same gowne viij d. Itm for a yerd and a quarter of sarcenet orange colour at iiij s. iiij d. the yerd v s. v d. ———- lxviij s. xj d.
  • Itm….the same day to Robert Ragdale for making of a peticote of scarlet for the Quene viij d. Itm for making of lynon peticotes for the Quene xij d. Itm for making of vj payre shetes to the Quenes warderobe of her robes xv d. Itm for upper bodyeng sleving and lynyng of a gowne of blake velvet for the Quene of Scottes xx d. Itm for canvas to the same iij d. Itm for making a gowne of blake sateyn for my lady Mary xx d. Itmfor hemmyng of a kertelle of the Quene of Scottes iij d. Itm for hemmying of a kertell for my Lady Mary iij d. Itm for makyng a payre of sleves of white sarcenet for the Quene of Scottes iiij d. Itm for making of a kirtell for Brigette Crowmer xij d. Itm for hemmyng of a kirtelle of the same Bridgettes iij d. Itm for lynyng of a gowne for Maistres Zouche xij d. and for mending of twoo gownes for Johanne Popyncote viij d. ———- x s. iij d.
  • Itm….to Thomas Shurley for money by him delivered for thoffring of the Quene to oure Lady of Piewe v d. for milke at Richemount iij d. and to a pore man in aulmouse somtyme being a servaunt of King Edwardes the iiij{th} Sm{a} ———- ij s. iiij d.
  • Itm….to Thomas Barton foteman to the Quene for money by him geven in almous by the commaundement of the Quene in hir journeying fro Richemount to Winsore ———- iij s. iiij d.
  • Itm….the xvij{th} of Juyn to a servaunt of the Maire of London in reward for bringing a present of cherys to the Quene at Windesour ———– vj s. viij d.
  • Itm….the viij{th} day of Juyn to the Quenes purse at Windesore by thandes of Miastres Weston ———- liij s. iiij d.
  • Itm….the same day to my lady Bray for money by hir delivered to the ministres of the Kinges chapelle to drinke at a taverne with a buk ———- xx s.
  • Itm….the xix{th} day of Juyn to the Quenes purse by the handes of John Staunton thelder at Wynsore ———- xlvj s. viij d.
  • Itm….the same day to Maistres Brent at Baynardes Castle for a lb of golde of Venice bought of James Jentille to the Quenes use ———- xviij s.

Elysabeth.

 

p{r} ———- Sm{a} pag. xj li. xix s. vj d.
 

-Entry 13-
 


  • Itm….the same day to John Staunton thelder for money by him payed for x yerdes Kendalle for a coote for the fole at viij d. the yerde vj s. viij d. Itm for five elnes di of canvas at iiij d. the elne xxij d. Itm for di yerd of Kersey to bordre the same xvj d. and for making the same coote xvj d. Sm{a} ———-xj s. ij d.
  • Itm….the same day to Lewes Waltier the Quenes bargeman for conveyeng the Quene from Richemount to Westm the vj{th} day of Juyn in hir barge with xxij{ti} rowers every rower taking viij d. xiiij s. viij d. and the maister xvj d. Itm a grete bote and viij rowers the xj{th} day of Juyn conveyeng the Quene from Westm to Richemount v s. iiij d. the maister xvj d. and the rewarde of the bote xij d. Itm the Quenes barge with xxij{ti} rowers coneyeng the ladys and gentilwomen from Westm to Richemount xiiij s. viij d. and the maister xvj d. Sm ———-xxxix s. viij d.
  • Itm….xx{ti} day of Juyn to the Quenes purs at Windesore by thandes of Maistres Brent and Arnold Chollerton ———- xx s.
  • Itm….the same day to S{r} Thomas Couper Person of Saint Benettes in London for the tithe of Baynardes Castelle and gardyn there ———- xl s.
  • Itm….payed for vj ellis of lynnyn cloth sent to the Quene by S{r} John Hardy at xx{ti} d. the elne ———- x s.
  • Itm….delivered to dame Margret Cotton for the diettes of my lord Henry Courtney and my lord Edward Courtney and my lady Margret theire suster twoo women servauntes and a grome from furst day of February last unto the last day of May than next following that is to wit for xvjj wekes at xijj s. iiij d. the weke ———- x li. xiij s. iiij d.
  • Itm….the xxj{ti} day of Juyn to Henry Bryan of London mercer for xv yerdes di of blake dammaske for a gowne for the Quene at vij s. the yerd ——– — Cviij s. vj d. {gard.}
  • Itm….the same day to John Conewey smyth for foure transoms and xij standardes weyeng iiij{xx} xiiij lb. at j d. ob. the lb. xj s. ix d. twoo transoms and xv standers weyeng iiij{xx} iij lb. di at j d. ob. the lb. x s. v d. q{a}. Itm in lede for the fastenyng of the same iron xlix lb. at ob. the lb. ij s. ob. Itm for viij{th} staples for a bedde iiij d. —— —– xxiiij s. vj d. ob. q{a}.

Elysabeth.

 

p{r} ———- Sm{a} pag. xxiij li. vij s. ij d. ob. q{a}.
 

-Entry 14-
 


  • Itm….payed to a mason for iiij dayes werking upon the windowes at Baynardes Castell for setting in of the said iron ———- ij s.
  • Itm….the xxiij{ti} day ofJuyn to the Quenes purse by thandes of my Lady Anne Percy ———- xx s.
  • Itm….the xxviij{th} day of Juyn to the gromes and pages of the halle for making bonefyres upon the evyns of Sainct John Baptist and Saint Peter ———- v s.
  • Itm….the same day to the Quenes purse by thandes of Maistres Denton ———- xl s.
  • Itm….the ij{de} day of July to William Worthy otherwise called Phip for the bourde of William the Quenes fole for iij monethes ended the last day of Juyn that is to wit from the last day of Marche unto the furst day of July at ij s. the moneth Sm{a} ———- vj s.
  • Itm….the same day to the said William Phip for his wages for keping of the said fole by the space of iij quarters of a yere ended at Midsomer last past ———- xx s.
  • Itm….to the same William for money by him payed to Rauf Wise of Grenewiche for the diettes and othere necessaryes of the said fole there being sik by the space of iiij wekes —- —– iiij s.
  • Itm….the same day to Edmund Calver page of the Quenes chambre for a payre of shois for the Quenes fole vj d. Itm for a grete basket for the Quenes stuf vj d. Itm for going from Richemount to London by the Quenes commaundement by the space of ij dayes of divers erandes xvj d. Itm for botehire to feche John Grice to Westm iij d. Itm for a box of iverey weyeng v unces at viij d. the unce iij s. iiij d. Itm for pyn powdre xij d. Itm for riding from Winsore to London on divers errandes for the Quene by the space of iij dayes at viij d. the day ij s. ———- viij s. xj d.
  • Itm….the ij{de} day of July to Thomas Fuller of London mercer in partie of payement of a bille with the hande of the Quene conteigning the somme of ———- due unto him for certain silkes of him bought for the behove of the Quene as in the same bill it apereth ———- xxx l.
  • Itm….the same day for the Quenes offring in the colleage of Windesore at high masse there ———- v s.

Elysabeth.