Register 31 f.175 (recto) entry 2 
Entry No: 2
Entry Type:
Will
Last Will and Testament
Grant of Probate
Section Type:
Archbishop Matthew
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Language:
English
Latin
Subject:
New Testament
Bibles
Last Wills and Testaments
Probate
Wills
Psalms
Seals
Pious preambles
Local Poor People
Lands
Godsons
Vicars
Churchwardens
Money
Annuities
Manorial juries
Pains
Amercements
Advowsons
Presentations
Tutors
Debts
Bills
Debt books
Apprentices
Leases
Hay
Deeds
Foals
Mortgages
Servants
Furniture
Horses
Friends
Furnishings
Schools
Notaries Public
Household equipment
Swords
Daggers
Clothing
Repairs
Gates
Saddles
Note:
In a very long preamble, the testator quotes verses from various books of the New Testament (Luke, Ephesians, Matthew, Romans, Timothy, Corinthians, Acts) and the Psalms, also quoting from John and Acts later in the will and ending the will with the first line of the Nunc Dimittis in Latin (Luke 2:29). He states that he had 52 godchildren.
Referenced By:
YAS 93, p. 42
Dates:
Date: 1546/03/15 (certain)
Date role: birth date
Note: Given in the will as 15 March 1545, but presumably 1545/6.
Dates:
Date: 1613/10/02 (certain)
Date role: probate date
Dates:
Date: 1605/02/06 (certain)
Date role: will date
Place:
Name Authority:
Topcliffe, North Riding of Yorkshire, England
Role:
place of person status
Type:
vicarage
Place:
Name Authority:
Dalton, North Riding of Yorkshire, England
Role:
birthplace
Type:
unknown
Person:
Name Authority:
Kay, Ralph, d ? 1613, Vicar of Topcliffe
Person / Group:
person
Person / Group:
male
Role:
testator
Descriptor:
clerk

Citation:
Entry 2, Register 31 f.175 (recto) entry 2 <http://https://archbishopsregisters.york.ac.uk/entry/9593tx72z> [Accessed: 20 Nov 2017]



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