The Visitations of the County of Oxford Taken in the Years 1566 (Google eBook)

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Harleian Society, 1871 - Heraldry - 383 pages
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Page 211 - Street, in the parish of St. Giles in the Fields, in the county of Middlesex, spinster, all of his estate, after the payment of his debts and funeral expenses, and appointed her, executrix.
Page xi - Bysshe, Clarenceaux king of armes, was at the Crowne Inn near Carfax in Oxon. in order to visit part of the county of Oxon. being part of the province belonging to Clarenceux. AW was with him several times, eate and drank with him, and had several discourses with him concerning armes and armory which he understood well, but he found him nice and supercilious. Few gentlemen appeared, because at that time there was a horse race at Brackley.
Page 387 - Sephton, one name hns been struck oft" from the list in consequence of no Subscription having been paid, and two subscribed for the purpose of obtaining the ' Leicester Visitation ' only. Since the last Report the Society has published ' The Visitation of Leicestershire in 1619...
Page 386 - That no payment shall be made to any person for editing any work for the Society, but that the Editor of each Volume shall be entitled to ten copies of the work so edited by him.
Page xi - Edward having a coach and four horses with him, he went to Banbury. There were only with him old . . . Wither a herald painter of London and his clerk (Gregorie) the former of which trick'd the coates, the other entred them in the book of visitation. He the said Sr. Edw. Bysshe was in Oxon. againe in 1675, to make an end of his visitation but AW was then absent.
Page 390 - House, Castle Bromwich. Colonel JL CHESTER (Council), 16, Linden Villas, Blue Anchor Road, Bermondsey, SE CHETHAM'S LIBRARY, Manchester (THOMAS JONES, Esq., Librarian). Sir ALEXANDER P. BRUCE CHICHESTER, Bart., Arlington Court, Barnstaple. THOMAS CLOSE, FSA, Nottingham. The Rev. RICHARD CHUTE CODRINGTON, Haygrove, Bridgewater, Somerset. The Rev. FREDERIC T. COLBY, BD, FSA, Fellow of Exeter College, Oxford. JAMES EDWIN COLE, Easthorpe Court, Wigtoft, Spalding. FS BERMINGHAM PEN COLE, Freemantle, Southampton.
Page 386 - One volume at least shall be supplied to the Members every year. 8. An Annual Meeting shall be held in the month of June every year, at such time and place as the Council may direct; and due notice shall be sent to the Members of the Society at least a fortnight previously. 9. No work shall be supplied to any Member unless his Subscription for the year be paid ; and any member not having paid hie subscription for two years, having received notice thereof, shall cease to belong to the Society.
Page xi - ... was with him several times, eate and drank with him, and had several discourses with him concerning armes and armory which he understood well, but he found him nice and supercilious. Few gentlemen appeared, because at that time there was a horse race at Brackley. Such that came to him, he entred if they pleased. If they did not enter he was indifferent, so the visitation was a trite thing. Many look'd on this matter as a trick to get money.
Page ix - And to add authority to their commission, 'twas read in the open court before the judg, justices and country gentrie. This memoire I here set downe becaus Mr. Wood's father (of whom I shall make mention under the...
Page 390 - St. Austell. WM. HENRY COOKE, Esq., QC, FSA, 42, Wimpole Street, London. WH COTTELL, 1, Manor Rise, Brixton, SW J. GREGORY COTTINGHAM, Edensor, Chesterfield. W. PRIDEAUX COURTNEY, Ecclesiastical Commission. The Rev.

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