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Records of the Family of Urswyk, Urswick, or Urwick
Thomas Augustus Urwick
No preview available - 2015
Records of the Family of Urswyk, Urswick, Or Urwick (Classic Reprint)
Thomas Augustus Urwick
No preview available - 2017
abbot acres of land Adam aforesaid afterwards Aldingham Anne appointed appurts arms Badsworth Bardsea Baron battle bishop brother buried Castle Christopher Urswick Church dated daughter of Sir death deceased descendants died Duchess of Burgundy Duke Earl Elizabeth Erasmus executors father Felhampton Fleming forest of Bowland Furness Abbey grant Hackney Hall Hanwood Haryngton heir heiress held Henry VII Hertforth History Hornby house of York Isabel John Sparrow Katherine King Henry king's Kirkby knight Lady Lancashire Lancaster late letter Little Stretton London Lord manor Margaret marriage married Mary messuages Molineux Monastery Nicholas parish pedigree post-mortem inquisition probably Recorder Rector Redman reign of Henry Richard Kirkby Richmond Roger Rydal Hall shew shewn Shrewsbury Sir James Haryngton Sir John Sir Michael Sir Richard Sir Robert Urswick Sir William Southworth subsidy tenements Thos Uprawcliffe Urswyk Vavasour Walter Westbye widow wife William Urwick
Page 96 - Christofyr Urswick, sometime Lord Almoner to the King and Dean of this Chapel. Hail Mary! and blessed be thy holy mother Anne, from whom thy most pure virgin flesh issued without stain, Amen. God have mercy...
Page 96 - Amen. God have mercy on the souls of King Harry the Seventh, and Christofyr Urswick, and all Christian souls, Amen. O God, who by thy only-begotten Son didst redeem mankind, being incarnate of the virgin womb, and having suffered death, deliver, we beseech ihee, the souls of Henry VII.
Page 97 - Yes, Sir (says the man), without all doubt.' ' Well ! have you any skill in the art of foretelling ?' The man affirmed that he had very good skill. ' Come then,' says the king, ' tell me where you are to be in the Christmas holidays that are now coming ?' The man faltered at first, and then plainly confessed he could not tell where.
Page 146 - The grant is indeed only during the life of the corporation; which may endure for ever: but, when that life is determined by the dissolution of the body politic, the grantor takes it back by reversion, as in the case of every other grant for life.
Page 196 - English, quoth he, have their houses made of sticks and dirt, but they fare commonly so well as the king.
Page 146 - But the body politic may also itself be dissolved in several ways, which dissolution is the civil death of the corporation; and in this case their lands and tenements shall revert to the person or his heirs who granted them to the corporation...
Page 145 - The window consists of seven compartments, or partitions. In the third, fourth, and fifth, are depicted, in full proportion, the Crucifixion, with the Virgin Mary on the right, and the beloved disciple on the left side of the cross : angels are expressed receiving the sacred blood from the five precious wounds...
Page 197 - He had a walk for an hundred sheep ; and my mother milked thirty kine. He kept his son at school till he went to the university, and maintained him there ; he married his daughters with five pounds or twenty nobles a piece ; he kept hospitality with his neighbours, and some alms he gave to the poor; and all this he did out of the said farm...