Part XII: Privy Purse Expenses of Elizabeth of York: Entries #32 through 41

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23 August, 1502 – 9 November, 1502

  • Itm….the xxviij {ti} day of August to a servaunt of S{r} Waltier Herbertes in reward for bringing a goshawke to the Quene at Chepstowe ———- x s.
  • Itm….the same day to the mariners that conveyed the Quenes grace over Severn besides Chepstowe ———– x s.
  • Itm….the same day to the Quenes purs at Waleston by thandes of my Lady Verney ———– xl s.
  • Itm….the xxix{ti} day of August to a servaunt of M. Esterfeldes of Bristowe in rewarde for bringing of a present of oranges and sukcakes to the Quene to Berkeley ———- ij s.
  • Itm….the same daye to the churche of Thornebury ———– xx d.
  • Itm….the last day of August to my Lady Anne Percy for money by hire geven in reward to a Spanyarde that camme from the Princesse to the Quene in Walys ———- xx s.
  • Itm….the ij{de} day of Septembre to the Quenes purs at Berkeley by thandes of Maistres Brent ———– C s.
  • Itm….the same day to Thomas Woodnote and John Felde gromes of the Quenes chambre for thaire costes wayting upon the Quenes joyelles from Langley to Northlache from Northlache to Coberley from Coberley to the Vineyarde from the Vineyarde to Flexley Abbey from Flexley Abbey to Troye and from Troye to Ragland by the space of vj dayes eithere of theim at vj d. the day ———- vj s.
  • Itm….the same Thomas Woodnote and John Felde for theire costes going before with the Quenes jewelles from Ragland to Berkeley by the space of x dayes eithere of theim at x d. the day ———- xvj s. viij d.
  • Itm….the same day to a servaunt of the Priour of Lanthonys in rewarde for bringing of a present of chesys to the Quene at Berkeley ———– ij s.
  • Itm….the same day to the Quenes mynstrelles in reward ———- xl s.
  • Itm….the iij{de} day of Septembre to Edmond Calverd for fyve yerdes of blake chamlet at ij s. iiij d. the yerde xj s. viij s. Itm for fyve yerdes of tawny chamlet at ijs. the yerde x s. Itm for eight yerdes of bukram at v d. the yerde iij s. iiij d. and for his costes riding for the same stuf from Berkeley to Bristowe by the space of ij dayes xx d. ———- xxvj s. viij d.
  • Itm….the same day to a servaunt of the Lord Saintmondes for bringing of twoo bukkes to the Quene at Berkeley ———-ij s. viij d.
  • Itm….the same day for bringing of venyson from Fastern to London by the Quenes commaundement ———- vj s. viij s.

Elysabeth.

 

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

-Entry 23-
 


  • Itm….the iiij{th} day of Septembre to John Belly yeoman of the Quenes stuf for money by him layed out for certain necessaries for the Quenes lytter. Furst for viij dosyn silke pointes price the dosyn iij d. ij s. Itm for CCC pynnes price the C iiij d. xij d. Itm for fyre to drye the stuf iij s. Itm for a yerde of freese vj d. Itm for iij litter pynnes of iron vj d. and for ij brusshis vj d. ——— – vij s. vj d.
  • Itm….the same day for cariage of vj bukkes from Fastern to Berkeley to the Quene ———- iiij s.
  • Itm….the v{th} day of Septembre for cariage of the Quenes stole from London to Oxonford and from Oxonford to Langley ———– xiiij d.
  • Itm….the x{th} day of Septembre to a servaunt of the Lord Saintmondes for bringing twoo bukkes from Blakemore to Fayreford to the Quene ———- v s.
  • Itm….the same day of Septembre to Thomas Acwurth for thexpenses of the Quenes stable ———- iiij{xx} vj li. xxij d. ob. q{a}
  • Itm….the same day to John Bolton for his costes riding from Berkeley to Bristowe for wyne for the Quene ———- xij d.
  • Itm….the xij{th} of Septembre to the keper of Cosham Parke for bringing of v bukkes from thens to Fayreford to the Quene ———- v s.
  • Itm….the same day to a guyde that guided the Quenes grace from Cotes place to Fayreford ———– viij d.
  • Itm….the xiij{th} day of Septembre to a servaunt of the Lord Saintmondes for bringing of vj bukkes from the Forrest of Pevisham and Blakemore to the Quene at Fayreford —– —— vj s.
  • Itm….the same day to the Quenes purs at Fayreford ———- xl s.
  • Itm….the same day to Agnes Dean the Quenes laundre for hir hors mete betwene Windesore and Berkeley by the space of lx dayes at iiij d. the day ———- xx s.
  • Itm…. the same day to Richard Justice page of the robys for money by him payed to a guyde that went from Monmouth foure myles bakewarde towardes Flexley Abbey to guyde a wayne laden with stuf of the Warderobe of the robys that was broken to Monmouth forsaid viij d. Itm for making of twoo dublettes for the Quenes fotemen of crymsyn velvet at xx d. the pece iij s. iiij d. Itm to the same Richard for his costes riding from Wollestone to Berkeley to receyve the close carre and a loode of stuf that went aboute by Gloucestre from Ragland to Berkeley by the space of twoo dayes at viij d. the day xvj d. ———- v s. iiij d.

Elysabeth.

 

p{r} ———– Sm{a} pag. iiij{xx} x li. xvij s. vj d. ob. q{a}
 

-Entry 24-
 


  • Itm….the same day to John Duffyn for his costes riding from Woodstok to Antell by the Quenes commaundement then Antell to Thabbasse of Elstowe from Elstowe to Herauld for a buk for the professing of a nonne at Elstowe forsaid and from thens to the courte to S{r} Giles Brigges place by the space of vij dayes at x d. the day ———– v s. x d.
  • Itm….the same day to the keper of the parke of the Devyes for bringing vj bukkes from thens to Fayreford to the Quene ———–vj s. viij d.
  • Itm….the same day to John Staunton for money by him payed to a man that guyded the Quene from Flexley Abbey to Troye besides Monmouth ———–iij s. iiij d.
  • Itm….the xiiij{th day of Septembre to a servaunt of the Lord Saintmondes for bringing a buk to the Quene at Fayreford ———– xvj d.
  • It….the xvj{th} day of Septembre to John Staunton for money by him geven in rewarde to a woman that brought a present of apulles to the Quene to Fayreford from Lady Hungreford ———- iij s. iiij d.
  • Itm….the same day to a servaunt of the Lord Saintmondes for bringing twoo bukkes to the Quene at Langley ———- ij s. viij d.
  • Itm….the xvij{th} day of Septembre to John Grice appoticary for certain stuf of his occupacõn by him delivered to th’use of the Quene by bill signed with thande of hure grace it appereth ———- x li. xix s. xj d.
  • Itm….the same daye for cariage of v bukkes from Fastern to the Princesse to London ———- x s.
  • Itm….the same day to the Quenes purs at Langley ———- lx s.
  • Itm….the xviij{th} day of Septembre to the keper of the parke of the Devyes for bringing of iiij bukkes to the Quene at Langley ———-v s. iiij d.
  • Itm….the xix{th} day of Septembre to a servaunt of the Maires of London in rewarde for bringing twoo barrelles of Rynnysshe wyne from London to Langley to the Quene — ——-
  • Itm….the xx{th} day of Septembre to the Quenes purs at Langley ———– xl li.
  • Itm….for bourding of Anne Saye oon of the Quenes gentilwomen being sikke at Woodstok by the space of viij wekes at xvj d. the weke ———- x s. viij d.

Elysabeth.

 

p{r} ———- Sm{a} pag. lvj li. xj s. ix d.
 

-Entry 25-
 


  • Itm….the xxj{ti} day of Septembre to Lyonard Twycrosse servaunt to John Gryce appoticary towardes his wedding gowne ———- xvj s.
  • Itm….the xxvj{ti} day of Septembre to the Quenes purs by thandes of my Lady Anne Percy ———- xl s.
  • Itm….the xxvij{ti} day of Septembre to Robert Alyn for his costes prepayring logging for the Quene from Ragland to Chepstowe by the space of twoo dayes from Chepstowe to Walstone by the space of twoo dayes from Walstone to Berkeley ij dayes from Berkeley to Beverstone twoo dayes from Beverstone to Cotes place twoo dayes from Cotes place to Fayreford twoo dayes and from Fayreford to Langley oon day that is to wit by the space of xiij dayes at xij d. the day xiij s. Itm to William Hamerton yeoman for ij dayes ij s.Itm to Edmund Bourtone yeoman for xiij dayes xiij s. Itm to George Hamerton grome porter for xij dayes x s. Itm to William Pole grome for xiij dayes x s. x d. Itm to John Browne grome for ix dayes vij s. vj d. Itm to John Bright page for twoo dayes xvj d. Sm{a} ———- lxv s. viij d.
  • Itm….the xxviij{ti} day of Septembre to John Weredon for his costes prepayring logging from Richemount to Ragland and from Ragland to Langley by the space of xx{ti} dayes at xij d. the day xx s. and to the same John for his costes riding from Windesore to Dartford to my Lady Brigget by the space of twoo dayes at xij d. the day ij s. Sm{a} ———- xxij s.
  • Itm….the same day to John Browne grome of the beddes for his costes riding afore from Windesore to Woodstok with the Quenes stuf by the space of twoo dayes xx d. Itm for his costes going before from Notley to Woodstok with the stuf of the Quenes by the space of iiij dayes at x d. the day iij s. iiij d. and for his costes riding afore with the said stuf from Ragland to Berkeley by the space of viij dayes vj s. viij d. Sm{a} ———-xj s. viij d.
  • Itm….the same day to Maister Harding clerc of the Quenes closed for money by him geven in aulmous at divers tymes by the Quenes commaundement ———- ij s. viij d.
  • Itm….the same day to Richard Smyth yeoman of the robis for money by him payed for a plyte of lawnde for a shirte for the childe of grace at Reding v s. Itm for making of the same shirte iiij d. and for offring to our Lady of Cawseham iiij d. by the Quenes commaundement sm{a} ———- v s. viij d.

 

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

-Entry 26-
 


  • Itm….the same day to William Hamertone yeoman of the beddes for money by him geven to rewarde to a poure man that drove the charyet from Coberley to Chepstowe by the Quenes commaundement ———- iij s. iiij d.
  • Itm….the ij{de} day of Octobre to a servaunt of my Lady Herbart wif to S{r} Waltier Herbert Knight in reward for bringing of an hert to the Quene at Langley ———- x s.
  • Itm….the iij{de} day of Octobre to Maistres Bourne at Langley for laces rybandes and sarcenet for gurdelles for the Quene ———- xl s.
  • Itm….the vj{th} day of Octobre to the Quenes purs at Minstre Lovell by thandes of my Lady Anne Percy ———- xx s.
  • Itm….the same day to a servaunt of S{r} John Longes in reward for bringing of a crane to the Quene ———- xij d.
  • Itm….the vij{th} day of Octobre to the Quenes purse at Minstre Lovell by thandes of John Staunton thelder ———- xx s.
  • Itm….the same day to the Quenes purs by thandes of the said John Staunton —— —- xx s.
  • Itm….the same day to Willliam Hamerton for making of a bedde stedde for the Quene and for certain iron werke therunto belonging at Minstre Lovell ———- iiij s.
  • Itm….the ix{th} day of Octobre to Richard Cottone for thuse of the bretherhed of Ihus gilde at Grantham ———— iij s. iiij d.
  • Itm….the same day to Thomas Holdeyn for thexpenses of Frauncys from Abydone to London ———- x s.
  • Itm….the same day to Griffith Morgan for thexpenses of Maistres Anne Say being sikke at Abyndon ———- xx d.
  • Itm….delivered to oone that was foteman to my Lord Prince in aulmous at Abyndon ———– iij s. iiij d.
  • Itm….the xj{th} day of Octobre to a servaunt of S{r} John Shaa Knight for brynging twoo vesselles with Renysshe wyne from Londone to Esthampsted in rewarde ———— xiijs. iiij d.
  • Itm….the xiij{th} day of Octobre to my Lady Gilford for money by hure delivered to the Quenes grace at Ewelme playeng at dice ———- xiij s. iiij d.
  • Itm….the same day to my Lady Bray for money by hure delivered to the Quenes grace ———- xvj s. viij d.

 

p{r} ———-Sm{a} pag. x li.
 

-Entry 27-
 


  • Itm….the same day to Maistres Belknap for a reward geven to a servant of the Bisshop of Rouchestre for bringing a present of grapes to the Quene ———- iij s. iiij d.
  • Itm….the same day to Maistres Lee for money by hure geven in rewarde to a servaunt of my Lord Prince that cam in message to the Quenes grace vj s. iiij d. Also for money by hure delivered to the Quenes grace at dyce vj s. viij d. Sm{a} ———-xiij s. iiij d.
  • Itm….the same day to Maistres Lee for money by hure geven in reward to a servant belonging to my lady the Kinges moder ———–vj s. viij d.
  • Itm….the xvj{th} of Octobre to my Lady Bray for money by hure geven in rewarde to a disare that played the Sheppert before the Quene ———- iij s. iiij d.
  • Itm….the same day to John Staunton thelder towardes the byeing of an hors —— —- vj s. viij d.
  • Itm….the same day to Henry Roper for his servauntes costes commying behinde with the Quenes stuf of the warderobe of hur beddes from Ragland to Abyndon by the space of viij dayes at iiij d. the day ———- ij s. viij d.
  • Itm….the same day to the Quenes purs at Esthampstede ———- C s.
  • Itm….the xxiij{th} day of Octobre to Anne Buknam oon of the Quenes gentilwomen in rewarde by the Quenes commaundement ———- lxvj s. viij d.
  • Itm….the xxv{th} day of Octobre to the Quenes purs at Richemount by thandes of Maistres Brent ———- xl s.
  • Itm….the same day to a poure woman that brought a present of apuls from Hownslowe to the Quene at Richemount ———- xx d.
  • Itm….the same day to a servaunt of Thabbottes of Obourne for bringing a present of woodcokkes to the Quene at Richemounte ———- iij s. iiij d.
  • Itm….the xviij{th} day of Octobre to Robert Alyn for the Quenes offring on Symond day and Jude at Westminster ———- v s.

 

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

-Entry 28-
 


  • Itm….the same day to my Lady Verney for money by hur payed to Carvenelle for his costes riding to the Princesse v. s and to Robert Ragdale for making and lynyng of a kirtelle and othere geere ij s.———- vij s.
  • Itm….the last day of Octobre to William Shaad for bringing a present of chekyns to the Quene ———- iij s. iiij d.
  • Itm….the same day to my Lady Bray for money by hure geven to a poure woman that brought a present of byrdes to the Quene ———- iij s. iiij d.
  • Itm….the same day to the Quenes purs by thandes of my Lady Anne Percy ——– — xl s.
  • Itm….the furst day ov Novembre to the children of the Kinges chapell in reward – ——— xiij s. iiij d.
  • Itm….for thoffring of the Quene upon the Fest of Alle Saintes v s. and at hure housell xx d. Sm{a} ———-vj s. viij d.
  • Itm….the same day to the Quenes purs at Westminster by thandes of Lady Gurdon ———- xl s.
  • Itm….the iij{de} day of Novembre to Elys Hilton grome of the roys for money by him payed for six yerdes of sarcenet for tippettes for the Quene at ij s. the yerde xij s. Itm for twoo yerdes di blake lynyng that was put betwene the outside and the lynyng of the Quenes cloke at xij d. the yerde ij s. vj d. and for the making of the same cloke iij s. iiij d. Sm{a} ———-xvij s. x d.
  • Itm….the same day to the said Elys Hilton for caryeng certain stuf of the Warderobe of the beddes by water from Richemounte to Baynardes Castell ———- xiiij d.
  • Itm…for the Quenes offring at the obyt of the Kinges Fader holden at Westminster ———- v s.

 

p{r} ———- Sm{a} pag. vj li. xvij s. viij d.
 

-Entry 29-
 


  • Itm….the iiij{th} day of Novembre to my Lady Verney for money by hure payed for thexpenses of the hors of Margret Yone from the xiij{th} day of Juyn anno xvij{o} to the xxv{ti} day of Octobre anno xviij{o} R{s}. H. vij{th}. that is to wit by the space of Cxxxv dayes at iiij d. the day xxv s. Itm to Robynet the Quenes brawderer for j unce of flatte gold price v s. Itm ij oncz rounde golde price the ounce iiij s. iiij d. viij s. viij d. Itm to Rawlennys wif in reward for bringing a present to the Quene iij s. iiij d. Sm{a} ———-xlijs.
  • Itm….the same day to Henry Bryan in partie of payement of a bille signed with the Quenes hande conteignyng the somme of Cvij li. x s. q{a} 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 bille it appereth ———- xxxij li. vj
  • Itm….the same day to Robynet the Quenes brawderer for his bourde wages and for the hiere of othere brawderers and for thaire bourde wages werking upon the Quenes riche bedde and for certain stuf bought by the said Robynet as appereth by a bille signed with thande of the Quene ———- vj li. xviij s. xj d.
  • Itm….the same day to Richard Cokkes of London berebruere for lij barrelles of bere for the Fryers Observauntes at Grenewiche to theim geven by the Quene in almous for an hole yere ended at Mighelmas last past ———- vj li. xviij s. viij d.
  • Itm….the v{th} day of Novembre to William Bulstrowde for the Quenes offring to Saint Edward and the reliques at Westminster ———- vij s vj d.

 

p{r} ———- Sm{a} pag. xlviij li. xiij s. j d.
 

-Entry 30-
 


  • Itm….the same day to Richard Bailly yeoman of the chambre for his costes going before and prepayring lodging by the Quenes commaundement from Langley to Minstre Lovelle by the space of a day xij d. and from Minstre Lovelle to Abyndon for twoo dayes ij s. Sm{a} ———-iij s.
  • Itm….the same day to John Hynsted of Londone wex chaundeler of iiij rolles of white wex cont’ iiij lb. price the lb. xvj d. Sm{a} v s. iiij d. and for xij rolles of yelowe wex of xij lb. price the lb. viij d. viij s. Sm{a} Tol. ———- xiij s. iiij d.
  • Itm….the vj{th} day of Novembre to Edmond Calverd page of the chambre for butter egges and milke by him bought at divers tymes for the Quenes use v s. vj d. Itm to John Bright for money by him layed out at divers tymes for butter egz and milke iiij s. and to William Gentilman for money by him layed out at divers tymes for butter egz and milke for the Quenes use ij s. viij d. Sm{a}———- xij s. ij d.
  • Itm….the same day to Thabbasse of Minoresse in almous vj s. viij d. Itm to Dame Kateryne nonne ther iij s. iiij d. Itm to Dame Elisabeth also nonne of the same place ij s. Itmto a nonne doughter unto William Cromer ij s. and to a poure woman servaunt to the said Abbasse xx d. Sm{a} ——- — xv s. viij d.
  • Itm….the viij{th} day of Novembre to the Quenes purs at Westminster by thandes of my Lady Verney ———- xl s.
  • Itm….the ix{th} day of Novembre to Maistres Mary Ratclif for money by hure lent to the Quenes grace ———- xiij li. vj s. viij d.