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habeat xxd, do ad reparacionem tenementorum dicti collegii situatorum
in Balliolo Oxon. xxvs, volo ut dictum collegium habeat illam parvara
Bibliam 2° folio Vi'/am rcspicias, cum omnibus aliis libris dicto collegio
intitulatis, volo ut dicto collegio de residuo bonorum meorum, debitis
meis persolutis, provideatur juxta discrecionem executorum meorum.'
A John Rowe subdeacon had letters dimissory 12 Sep. 1416, Stafford's
Reg. 472. M. John Rawe of Exeter diocese was ordained subdeacon
19 Sep. 1433 on a tide from the Convent of S. Frideswide in Oxon.
A John Rawe of Exeter diocese was ordained deacon 20 Dec. 1432
by Bishop Lacy on a tide from the Convent of Tavistock for all holy
orders, priest 11 Ap. 1433. N. and Gleanings ii. 94 our J. R. gave
a toft and close on S. David's Hill to S. Petrock's, Exeter; iii. 152.

Thomas Freeman, Dev. adm. 1 2 May 1426, Chaplain from Lent
1427; M.A., d. 8 Dec. 1439; ? V. of Braunton, Devon, Stafford's
Reg. 106.

John Hancock, corn, summer 1426 to autumn 1432 ; M.A.,
Warden of Ottery 31 Aug. 1446 (in whose time Henry VI visited
Ottery College; Monast. Exon. 261); autumn 1459 '^i-^ viii^f ex dono
M. Hancok ad orandum pro anima M. Willelmi Fylham.'

Robert Peper, sar. summer 1426 to autumn 1434, still held rooms
1464 ; M.A. ; William Peper was Principal of S. Mildred's Hall 1438,
Anstey 521, ' R. alias W.' Wood's City i. 595, Wood D. 2 p. 418;
a Thomas Pepyr (Pipre) occurs as a lawyer in summer 1355, autumn
and winter 1357 ; winter 1443 ' a M. Roberto Peper x\\s pro camera
bassa sub Libraria'; Robert Pepyr, V. of Moreton, Dorset, d. 148^,
Hutchins i. 405.

John Hunt, dev. autumn 1426 to autumn 1436; M.A. ; a John
Hunt was R. of S. James', Shaftesbury 1440, Hutchins iii. 58.

John Rygge, Dev., adm. 20 Ap. 1427, perhaps when Freeman
succeeded to the Chaplaincy, vac. autumn 1442 ; M.A., Rector 1440-
41, ? Principal of Pury Hall 1438, Anstey 521 ; R. of Honiton 23 Mch
145^, Treasurer of Crediton, d. 1459, Eccl. Ant. ii. 78 ; summer 1446
' vij viiif/ ex dono M. Johannis Rigge.'

Richard Bele, corn. Lent 1429 to autumn 1438, M.A, before
1439; Hutchins i. 105, iii. 372.

Thomas Clerk, Lent 1429, d. 22 Sep. 1436: his will, 21 Sep.,

D 2



36 REGISTER OF EXETER COLLEGE. [1429

proved 29 Sep. 1436 in Oriel before the Commissary, Thomas
Grevely, Univ. Reg, Aaa fol. 9 ; Ffoulkes' ^S". Mary's 97 ; his body to
be buried in S. Michael's Churchyard at North Gate, to the high
altar /r^ decimis ohiitis 2s, to repair of the church 2od\ Griffiths 13.

John Bulsey, sar. summer 1429 to Oct. 1445, INLA. before 1439,
Senior Fellow autumn 1442 and Vice-Rector. Stafford's Reg. 430.

Michael Trewynard, b. S. Ives ; Corn, autumn 1429 to autumn
1438; M.A., sup. D.D. 18 Jan. i45f, lie. 1454; Principal of Hart
Hall 1436-8 and 144 1-4, Provost of Glasney in Cornwall, d. 11 Ap.
1471 ; William of Worcester 122, 128 ; INIonast. Exon. 49 ; Lent 1434
' xx(f datis per M. Michaelem Trewynard ad fabricam quandam in
Aula Cervina'; summer 1455 'pro clavis emptis et circa hostium
M. Mychaelis Trewynard occupatis \d!

William Weye, Dev. autumn 1430 to autumn 1442 ; M.A., B.D.,
Fellow of Eton 1 453-1 46I, then a monk at Edyngdon, Wilts,
d. 30 Nov. 1476; he was in his 55th year i46f, i.e. born 1408;
his Itineraries (ed. G. Williams 1857 for the Roxburghe Club, the
map publ. 1867) describe three Pilgrimages, to Compostella in 1456,
to Jerusalem in 1458 and 1462, Henry VI having given him official
leave to make them ; he celebrated mass at Jerusalem cum cantu
organico; Warton's Hist, of Poetry ed. W. C. Hazlitt iii. 338; Tanner
759; Gutch ii. 25; Lent 1440 'pro cariagio unius pelvis ex dono
M. Willelmi Wey \\\\d' ; Lent 1451 ' x^ ob. pro 3^"^ virgatis de rebyn
pro pannis pro altaribus datis a M. Willelmo Way, viiiif pro viridi
bokeram pro eisdem pannis, viiij pro factura eorundem ' ; summer 1457
'uni adducenti duo volumina Collegio a M. Willelmo Wey missa
iiijiiii<f' ; an eariier William Waye occurs in Stafford's Reg. 397,

474-

— Toker (Tucker, from the weaving trade, then flourishing in the
west. Quarter Sessions imder James I. p. 93), corn., ? only one term,
Lent 1431 ; ? Henry Toker, R. of Littleham, Devon 1455, d. 1477.

— James, Lent 1431 to autumn 1438, still dominus summer 1435.
Richard Lane, corn, summer 1431 to autumn 1435.

John Westlake, Corn, winter 1433 (or before) to summer 1444,
I\LA. before 1439, Senior Fellow winter 1442, Rector 1442-3; Prin-
cipal of Hart Hall 1438-41, Wood's City i. 596 ; added to the College
Chapel in 1488; Gutch iii. 116; Anstey 520; autumn 1442 ' \\\d a
Magistris Johanne Wcstlak ct Thoma Copylston pro camera sub alta
camera Aule Scaccarii ' ; autumn 1488 ' iiii// ex dono M. Johannis
Westlake, ad sustcntacionem edificii nostri ' ; summer 14 So ' \\\d a



1436] REGISTER OF EXETER COLLEGE. 37

M. Wcstlake ad reparandum tabulam pone suprcmum altare in capella
nostra'; winter 1482 'wis \md a M. Willelmo Merefild quos contulit
M. Westlake ad emendam novem crucem ' ; ? V. of Pinhoe 1 2 Feb.
149-^-, d. 1500; Eccl. Ant. ii. 127.

(? Thomas) CoAvling, Corn, winter 1433 (or before) to autumn
1438; M.A. Stafford's Reg. 200.

John Lyndon, Dev. autumn 1434 to autumn 1442 ; Rector 1441-2;
autumn 1445 ' xd pro vectura xxii Ubrarum de cera ex dono M.
Johannis Lyndon'; Lent 1452 'viid pro vectura xiiii librarum de cera
data Collegio a M. Johanne Lyndon decano Criditonie ' [Monast. Exon.
76]; so winter 1460: winter 1469 ' m pro caleptra data M. Johanni
Lyndon'; Lent 1487 'vli vis viiid a M. Johanne Philip decano
Criditonie ex legacione M. Johannis Lyndon pro eius obitu futuros
per xvi annos in Collegio inter socios observando'; winter 1443 ' ii^
pro cathenacione doctoris de Lira super Evangelia, dati per decanum
Criditonie' (the College already had Lira, winter 1437 ' coopertura
Lire in iiii voluminibus et cathenis'); Anstey 270, Gutch i. 406,
Tanner 495.

John Hamelyn, dev. only autumn 1434 : a James Hamlin, Canon
of Exeter, died in or before 1478 (mentioned in a Menheniot deed of
that date); Newcourt ii. 304; John Hamelyn occurs in Thomas
Clerk's will 1436.

John Holdich, Dev. 19 Oct, 1434 to winter 1437; winter 1429
'pro camera Holdeche xx^'; M.A., V. of Maker (Devon, but in
archdeaconry of) Cornwall 19 Nov. 1437.

John Godes-wayne, corn. 25 Mch 1436, res. 27 June 1445;
M.A. before 1439; Anstey 739, 740 John Hosborn B.A. punished
for an offence against him ; Gutch i. 56; summer 1442 ' xviiii- iii^ datis
M. Johanni Goodswayn pro reparacione camera in Aula Scaccarii ' ;
Lent 1443 '^^ Penkeyer pro litteris conceptis Fundatori [i.e. Bishop
Lacy] et M. Henrico Webber, et una littera procuratoria deliberata
M. Johanni Goodswayn ex parte Collegii'; summer 1443 'in expensis
M. Johannis Godeswayn abhinc equitantis in Cornubiam in negociis
Collegii et istuc revertentis in Collegii negociis ixs'; winter 1443 'i'i-*"
viiid pro expensis M. J. Gutsuayn in Cornubia.'

— Caundel, sar. 1436, d. Lent 1437; places of the name occur
in Dorset, Hutchins iii. 664, 725, iv. 136, 141, 143; and see ii. 492,
Wood's City i. 590.

— Markewyke, or Marwyk (a family name in Suffolk), ? Chapl. ;
adm. 25 Dec. 1436, vac. autumn 1441. See autumn 1444.



38 REGISTER OF EXETER COLLEGE. [1437

William Sende, sar. winter 1437 to Lent 1445; B.A. 1439, M.A.,
Principal of Hart Hall 1444.

William Baleham, dev. autumn 1438 to Lent 1444; B.A. before
1439, M.A.; Lent 1444 ' xvid magistro W. Balam ad visitandum
amices, et quia non fuit presens in electione Rectoris perdidit iii'.'

John Evelyn, Dev. autumn 1438 to summer 1451 ; B.A. by June
1439, M.A., B.D. 6 July 1449; Rector 1443-47 (till 1449); Com-
missioner for building the New Schools, Anstey 569, 736; V. of
Ipplepen, Devon 24 (28) June 1469-1483 and perhaps longer;
Provost of Glasney, Cornwall 147 1, exch. for canonry in Exeter
Cathedral 1477 ; Monast. Exon. 49, Suppl. 26 ; autumn 1443 ' ^'i-^ ^'iii^
a M. Johanne Evelyn pro defectu variacionis quam fecisset apud
Augustinenses ex iniunctione sibi facta per Visitatorem'; paid caution
for Peter Hall 1444, and for Peter Hall in the name of William Raffe
inceptor in Arts 1449, ^^^ ^o^ Black Hall in the name of William
Thomas B.A. 1449, Wood's City i. 596, 598,

Richard French (?from N. Tamerton), corn, winter 1439 (and
perhaps before) to winter 1455, determined as B.A. Lent 1442, INLA.,
B.D. 23 June 1454; Rector 1449-53; Principal of Laurence Hall
1445, Wood's City i. 594; V. of Barnstaple i Aug. 1462; but still
in College rooms winter 1468; Eccl. Ant. iii. 20.

John Andrew, Corn. June 1439 to autumn 1448; B.A. before
1439, M.A., Principal of Hart Hall 1445 ; R. of Dunchideock 16 July
1447, res. 1449, of Roseash 18 Sep. 1465, res, 1468; Lent 1444 'vd
pro i vecte pro scola M. Johannis Andryw et pro i circulo ferreo pro
ostio gardini'; Hutchins iii. 366, 372, 575, Eccl. Ant. ii. 11.

John Codie (Codde), Chapl, autumn 1440 to winter 1446 ; M.A. ;
.-"the J. Gody who was a Principal 1446, Wood's City i. 594; R. of
Ilfracombe 15 Dec. 1459, d. 1470, Eccl. Ant. ii. 136; autumn 1465
' iii^ niid a M. Johanne Codi pro bassa camera ubi ponit vocalia
(focalia) sua'; autumn 1470 'uis iiud pro bassa camera M. Johannis
Cody, cuius anime propicietur Deus.'

Richard Bokeler, sar. autumn 1440 to autumn 1448; B.A. 1441,
M.A., B. Can. L., sup. D. Can. L. 4 Feb. 145^; William Bokeler
founded a dursa (winter 1457, Lent 1458); Dr. Bokelere is mentioned
1457, Anstey 750; autumn 1454 'ixs a M. Ricardo Bokeler pro
pencionc camere magne in Checkerhall j)ro duobus terminis.'
Hutchins iv. 436 Walter Bokeler.

William Raffe {? s. W., V. of Stithians 1 4 1 3, Wendron 1 4 1 7), Corn.
7 July 1442 to winter 1455; M.A. 1449, ? i'n"c. of Aristotle's Hall



I44f] REGISTER OF EXETER COLLEGE. 39

1438, of Pcry Uall as well in 1451, of Laurence Hall 1452, Anstoy
520, 620; winter 1453 'pro cquo conducto pro M. Willclmo Raff
versus Sarum xxd'; autumn 1444 ' x// xiiii^ \d a domino Jacobo
Raffe, vicario S. Hillarii in Cornubia [19 May 1430, Maclean i, 282];
pro fructibus ecclesie S. Wynncry pro a.d. MCCCCXLIIIo in partem
solucionis eorundem'; summer 1446.

Thomas Reynold, sar. 21 or 22 Oct. 1442; B.A. by 1446, M.A.
1449, Principal of Laurence Hall 1446 and 1451, Anstey 604, 618;
Wood's City i. 594; Proctor 1452, mortally wounded in May when
mediating between the scholars of the ' Hospicium Pekwadir ' and
those of S. Edward's Hall, Anstey 734 expenses for his wound
10 June 1452, Gutch iii. App. p. 54. Oriel accounts 12 July 1452
'in oblationibus in ecclesia S. Michaelis in obitu Magistri Thome
Reynolds procuratoris viiifl'; in oblationibus in collegio Exon. pro
anima M. T. Reynolds viid.'

Thomas Hawkins, or Haukyn, sar. 21 or 22 Oct. 1442 to summer
1448; M.A. 21 June 1449; Principal of Peter Hall, Wood's City i.
598; treasurer of Oriel 1451-3, Provost Nov, 1475; Precentor of
Sahsbury 6 June 1471, Archdeacon of Stafford 1459, of Worcester
12 Nov. 1467 (Oriel Statutes p. 31); Preb. of Lichfield 147?; d.
Salisbury Feb. 147I-, bur. in Cathedral; autumn 1480 ' iii// vis vnid ab
executoribus M. Haukyns '; Lent 1482 ' x\s ab executoribus M. Thome
Haukyns per manus M. Laury'; summer 1482 ' x\s a doctoribus Jane
et Seggdeen [? John Segden, Wood's City i. 599] executoribus M.
Thome Haukynys per manus M. Willelmi Mundi.' Coll. Top. and
Gen. i. 240.

Robert Takyll (.?of Honiton, Eccl. Ant. ii. 75), Dev. adm. 20 Dec.
1442, vac. autumn 1448; M.A.; Lent 1450 'iii^ viii^ a M. Roberto
Takell per manus M, Willelmi Wode pro quodam equo empto a M.
Johanne Evelyng'; he occurs also winter 1452 ; Principal of Mildred
Hall 1454, Wood's City i. 596, 606.

WiUiam Wode, dev., adm. 20 Dec. 1442, vac. Lent 1450; deter-
mined as B.A. autumn 1445; Principal of Laurence Hall 27 Oct.
1448, Wood's City i. 594 ; Lent 1464 ' iiid pro vectura vestimentorum
nobis coUectorum a M. Willelmo Wode.' John Wode is mentioned
Lent 1446 as attornatus nosier.

Walter Windsor, Dev. 24 Mch. 144! ; afterwards Chaplain, vac.
autumn 1458; M.A. 1449, Rector 1453-7, Proctor 1455, Principal of
Hart Hall 1448-51, Anstey 619; see a. 1464; Sub-Dean of Exeter
1480-82, R. of Shillingford to 1491 ; Oliver's Bibhops 295, Eccl. Ant.



40 REGISTER OF EXETER COLLEGE. [1445

ii. 59; summer 1458 ' xv</ Johanni Godyssone stacionario pro labore
suo in ponendo cathenas super vj volumina, quorum tria sunt ex dono
M. Rogeri Keys, et duo ex dono domini Johannis Frensch quondam
capellani de Etona, et sextum volumen fuit extractum a Libraria in
tempore M. Walteri Wyndesore.'

William Mogys or Mogas, summer 1445 to autumn 1459, ^LA.
3 Mch 14!^ ; Proctor 1452 in place of Reynold, one of the 4 Magisiri
Startles 29 Jan. i45f, Rector 1457-9; still held rooms in 1470;
collated to archd. of Stafford 1468 by John Halse, Bishop of Lichfield,
once Fellow of Ex. Coll.; R. of Hartlebury,Worcs. 12 Oct. 1472-1 501.

Robert Wylkyn, dev. Lent 1446 to summer 1460, Chaplain
1458-59 in place of Thomas Baron ; M.A. ; autumn 1447 ' vij viii<^
a M. Roberto Wylkenys pro scola sua pro anno futuro.'

William Thomas, Corn., adm. 24 Mch 144I, vac. autumn 1460;
B.A. 1449, M.A. 15 Feb. 145^, Rector 1459-60, Principal of Black
Hall 1449, of Laurence Hall 1452, 1458, Anstey 676, 747, Wood's
City i. 594, 596; studied law or medicine; autumn 1451 'pro
expensis Willelmi Thomas versus Cornubiam in ponendo beneficium
S. Wynneri ad firmam xms m\d,' also autumn 1456, and summer
1458; perhaps dead in 1476, Lent 1476 ' iij Johanni Harrys et
stacionario pro appreciacione bonorum magistri Willelmi Thomas ' ;
summer 1476 'xxiiij iiii<^ pro libro magistri W. Thomas vendito qui
vocatur Codex.' See 1470. Univ. Reg. 10, 19, 24, 26.

John Fraunceys, dev., adm. 23 June 1446; adm. at IMerton
3 Nov. 1447; B.A. I July 1449, M.A. 11 Feb. 14!^; summer 1453
' \d oblatis in die obitus M. Frauncis socii Collegii Merlonis ' ;
Brodrick 236.

Thomas Baron (Baron senior), Chapl. 1447, vac. autumn 1458;
M.A. 1449; autumn 1446 '\ms a domino Thoma Baron pro scola
sua.' Newcourt ii. 320: Principal of Mildred Hall 1446, Wood's
City i. 595; gave MS. no. iii to the College, Coxe p. 2.

John Chepman, Dev. summer 1448 to Lent 1452; Principal of
Mildred Hall 1450, Wood's City i. 595; adm. to compurgation
10 Feb. 1 45 J on a charge of incontinence, M. Baron being one of
the Compurgators, Anstey 625; autumn 1450 ' viiir/ pro lecto empto
pro Chepman.' The will of John Chepman of Honiton was proved
13 Aug. 1406, and his son John was one of the executors; was this
son father of the Fellow.?, Stafford's Reg. 386.

John Baker, sar. autumn 1448 to summer 1454; B.A. 30 June
1449, M.A. ; V. of Witlenham 1462, d. 1487.



1452] REGISTER OF EXETER COLLEGE. 41

John Tregansowan, Corn. Dec. 1449 to summer 1454; M.A.
3 Mch i45tf; Curator of Robury Chest 1450, Supervisor of wine
1455 ; Principal of Hart Hall 8 Oct. 1451-1463, Anstey 678, 688;
V. of Damerham, Wilts 1453-9 {^^ Tregunson); exch. for Morwen-
stovv, Cornwall with William Colyn or Colyns, but res. on a life
annuity of ten pounds, in favour of John Tedy 27 Mch 1478.

Thomas Wodeward, dev. summer 1450 to autumn 1452; B.A.
30 June 1449; Oriel accounts 1452 'in vigilia S. Bartholomei
[=23 Aug.] in oblacionibus in collegio Exon. in missa Thome
Wodeward bachallarii iiii^.' The will of Thomas Wydewere was
proved in the Chancellor's Court 17 Oct. 1452.

Thomas Stephens or Stevyn, dev. summer 1450 to autumn 1457 ;
M.A. 15 Feb. 145^, D.D. ; Principal of a Hall 1450, Wood's City i,
594 ; Fellow of Eton 1466-80, Commissary (Vice-Chancellor) of the
University several times 1466-80; Warden of Ottery to 1489; Gutch
iii. App. 60-63 • Anstey 618, 720; Monast. Exon. 261, 278.

— Lysewille, dev. summer to winter 1450.

Thomas Gotysford (Cottisford), Dev. summer 1452 to summer
1466; determined as B.A. in 1456, M.A.; became Chaplain about
1460; resident autumn 1467; Principal of Laurence Hall 1461,
Wood's City i. 594, 598, Anstey 688.

John Julyan, dev. winter 1452 to autumn 1467 ; B.A. 1454, M.A.
i457j Senior Fellow winter 1461-62 and Vice-Rector (probably
owing to Gotysford becoming Chaplain, and so losing seniority) ;
Principal of S. Peter's Hall, attached to the College, 1458, Wood's
City i. 598 ; acting as Deputy Judge for the University ; pres. 30 Aug,
1466 by Convent of S. Frideswide to S. Clement's; Anstey 678, 750 ;
summer 1466 ' iis pro renovacione unius libri domus positi in Cista
Wyntonie in nomine M. Johannis Julyan; xvis pro redemcione
Spalterii [sic] glosati positi in quadam cista per M. Charde ' ; autumn
147 1 ' viis a M. Holcumbe pro obitu M. Johannis Julyan, cuius
anime propicietur Deus.'

Henry Bryan, dev. Dec. 1452 to winter 1454 ; Fellow of Merton
1455, Brodrick 237; Anstey 749 Henry Bryan one of 'bachillarii
coUatores apud fratres Augustinenses disputationum ' ; Newcourt ii.
592.

Nicholas Stanbury, dev. Dec. 1452 to autumn 1467 ; B.A. 1454,
M.A. 1457, Principal of S. Peter's Hall Dec. 1462, Anstey 688;
summer 1479 'iuid Stanbury pro factura unius litere attornatorie
vel procuratorie ' ; winter 1479 'viii^ M. Stanbury pro fabrica unius



42 REGISTER OF EXETER COLLEGE. [1453

litere attornatorie pro M. Brew'; so winter 148 1 ; Newcourt ii. 592 ;
Visit. Corn. 443.

William Baron (Baron junior), dev. Lent 1453 to winter 1464 ;
B.A. 1455, I\LA. ; Principal of a Hall 1457, Wood's City i. 594;
Rector 1460-64; still resident 1479; V. of Menheniot, Cornwall
1479, d. 1501 ; Anstey 676; Oliver's Bishops no.

John Mitchell (Mychall), sar. summer 1454 to autumn 1461, B.A.
1459; Hutchins ii. 640.

Richard Lowe, sar. winter 1454 to Lent 1457; determined as
B.A. 1455; a Richard Lawe or Lowe was R. of Honiton 22 May
1442, d. 1451, Eccl. Ant. ii. 78.

Richard Aschendon (Aysshendon : Ashendon is in Bucks), sar.
Lent 1456 to autumn 1459; B.A. 7 Nov. 1457.

Ralph Helmer (perhaps from Kingston), Dev. Lent 1456 to
autumn 1457; I^-A. 1454, determined 16 Feb. 145!^.

Walter Kingdon, Corn, autumn 1456 to winter 1468; B.A. 1459,
M.A., disp. 14 June 1463; preb. of S. Patrick's, Dublin 1468;
'Master Walter Kingdon' witnesses a deed 1477, Allen's Liskeard
39; Lent 1474 ' iiii^ pro posicione iiii graduum ante cameram
M. Kyngdon, xvi^ pro uno novo lecto in nova camera et imposicione
unius postis in pede graduum ante hostium M. Kyngdon ' ; R. of
S. Martin's by Looe, Cornwall 1490: mentioned in Computus of
1493 as in orders, and in Clifton Ferry deed 1493 ; Cotton ii. 136.

Walter Halse, Dev. adm, 20 Dec. 1457, vac after autumn 1459;
determined as B.A. summer 1459; winter 1458 ' xiiiif/ pro expensis
Rectoris, Willelmi Baron et Walteri Halse in eundo apud Sutton ad
respondendum Officiali Barkeschyrie in negociis Collegii.'

John Phylypp, Dev., adm. i July 1458, vac. winter 1470; B.A.
1455, M.A., Rector 1464-70; resident in College 1474, mentioned
in Clifton Ferry deed 1493 ; (a John Phelypp was R. of S. Olave's,
Exeter 8 Sep. 1467, res. 1501, Eccl. Ant. i. 129;) Dean of Crediton ;
gave 3 books to the College in summer 1508 : gave £3 6s. Sd. about
1483 to build the kitchen; subscribed to the new hall of the College,
Gutch iii. 112; Macray's Annals of Bodleian 316 he gave two of
the College MSS. to the Bodleian in 1468, now 'Bodl. 42,' and
'Digby 57 'olim liber M. Jolyffe,' Cat. MSS. Bodl. ix. 59; Lent
1476 ' iiii^/ pro vectura panni linei dati Collegio per M. Johanncm
Phylyp'; so winter 1478; Waters' Gaica/. 0/ Chester s i. 7.

John Tillie, dev., adm. i July 1458, vac. after autumn 1459;
determined as B.A. in Lent 1458.



1462] REGISTER OF EXETER COLLEGE. 43

John Leche, sar., adm. i July 1458, vac. aficr autumn 1459;
B.A. 1462 ; liutchins iii. 428.

Herveus Charde, Dev., adm. 13 ]\Ich 145^, vac. in or after
autumn 1462: B.A. 1456, M.A. ; winter 1466 ' i'ls pro renovacione
unius libri positi in Cista Cecestrie per manus M. Chard'; Lent 1470
' iiiij pro renovacione cuiusdam libri positi in Cista de Selton per
manus M. Hervei Charde'; autumn 1470 ' ixs n'ud pro redemcione
cuiusdam libri positi in quadam Cista Uiiiversitatis per M. Charde,
iiii.f pro renovacione Avicenne positi in quadam Cista Universitatis
per predictum magistrum'; summer 1472 ' iiii.r pro renovacione
caucionis M. Chard'; winter 1473 'iius pro renovacione unius libri
in Cista de Rober impositi per manus M. Charde.'

William Atwille, dev. winter 1460 (or before) to summer 1466.
The will of William Atwyll, R. of Bondleigh, Devon (bur. S. Michael's,
Oxford, 1465, Wood D. 2 p. 100) was proved 24 Aug. 1465,
Griffiths 3.

Richard Payne, Dev. winter 1460 (or before) to autumn 1474 (or
later), B.A. 1462, M.A. ; Anstey 688 'procurator Australis pro quodam
horto juxta Aulam Laurencii, nomine Ricardi Payne (1462).' Wood's
City i. 599 ; Campbell's Henry VII, ii. 190 (Rolls Series).

William Major, corn, winter 1460 (or before) to autumn 1474 (or
later); M.A., Proctor 1472; Rector 1471-74; Chaplain at Ottery;
present at making of William Holcomb's will 1499; INIonast.
Exon. 278.

William Demett, Sar. winter 1460 (or before) to summer 1464
* dominus.' Wood's City i. 599 Dymett.

— Andrew, corn. adm. 5 Ap. 1461, vac. autumn 1469; M.A. ;
autumn 1480 ' xxd a M. Andrv, pro scola ubi scannum, pro parte
unius termini ' : a William Androw was R. of Forrabury, Cornwall
2 July 1489 ; Maclean i. 589.

Richard Bradleghe, Dev. adm. 23 June 1461, vac. autumn 1478;
disp. 9 June 1463, B.A. 1466, M.A. ; Proctor 1474; Rector 1475 to
14 Mch 147I; gave 20^' towards the Chapel Cross autumn 1498;
Ffoulkes' 6". Marys 206 ; a Richard Bradley was V. of Calwodeleigh
(now Calverleigh) 25 Ap. 1460, Eccl. Ant. i. 100; Hutchins i. 582.

William Brewe, Corn, autumn 1462 to autumn 1494 (or later);
IM.A., in orders. Proctor 1470; Principal of Laurence Hall 1467,
Wood's City i. 594, 598, Anstey 723; held rooms in College 1492 ;
autumn 1461 'vis viii<f a Willelmo Brew pro expensis suis circa bene-
ficium nostrum S. Wynneri in Cornubia '; summer 1480 * viiiZ/xvij mid



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a M. Willelmo Brewe pro prima parte solucionis xvii// xiiis iiud
pro fructibus nostri beneficii S. Wynnery in Cornubia pro a. d.
MCCCCLXXIX".' See Clifton Ferry deed 1493. His exequies
were still celebrated in autumn 1556.

John More, dev. Lent 1464 to autumn 1466; B.A. 1466; resident
1470.

John Harrowe, dev. Lent 1464 to autumn 1478, Chaplain 1466 ;
disp. as B.A. 27 I\Ich 1462, M.A., Proctor 1468, Principal of Hart
Hall 1472 ; gave 6s 8d in 1483; a Chapel deed dated 25 Nov. 1477
says that Rector Bradle refused to receive his resignation of the
Chaplaincy from his proctor Walter Wyndesor,

John Orelle or Oryal, sar., adm. 23 Mch 1464. vac. winter 1481 ;
determined as B.A. autumn 1467, M.A., Senior Fellow autumn 1478,
Rector 4 July 1478-79; winter 1481 'xxii^ pro ostio fabricato in
camera M. Orell, et pro fabrica unius formule in Aula nostra.'

John Tharssher (? from Wilts), sar., adm. 6 July 1465, Fellow
only one term; Principal of Sykyll Hall 1462, Anstey 688, Wood's
City i. 599.

William Luky, corn. adm. 14 Dec. 1465; determined as B.A.
Lent 1466, M.A. ; Newcourt i. 346.

William Holcomb, Dev. adm. 7 June 1466, vac. Lent 1476;
determined as B.A. autumn 1468; M.A., resident 1482; 'Lector in
S. Laurence's Hall in S. Michael's parish'; V. of E. Morden, Dorset
16 Sep. 1475, res. 1478, Hutchins iii. 514; Precentor of Ottery, V. of
Ashburton and of Ipplepen; by his will 1499 (Monast, Exon. 278,
Suppl. 26) he bequeathed to Ex. Coll. 'librum sermonum factum de
tempore per circulum anni [Tanner 503], ad orandum pro anima
M. Willelmi Maior quondam Rectoris dicti Collegii Exon.' and
perhaps other books; winter 1472 'iiii/Zvij' viii^ a M. Holcombe pro
anima M. Johannis Pitds' [N. and Gleanings i. 12].

William Juner, Dev. adm. 5 July 1466, vac. autumn 1478; deter-
mined as B.A. autumn 1468, M.A.; two of this family occur as
Rectors of Loxbeare, Devon, Eccl. Ant. i. 141.

William Mylplaysh, Sar. adm. 5 July 1466, d. 14 July 1478
(there was a plague 1477-79); determined as B.A. autumn 1468,
M.A., Rector 14 Mch — 14 July 1478; see a. 1470 (William Jane).
Melplash is in Netherbury, Dorset, Hutchins ii. 115.

(John) Yonge, dev. adm. 2 July 1468, vac. winter 1469; 1\LA.

John Gubbe, sar. adm. 2 July 1468, vac. autumn 1479; M.A..
R. of Puryton and V. of Kcmcll, Wills 1478; Phillipps i. 166.



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Richard Mayow (Maiowc, Mayhow), ? b. Bray; Corn. adm. 22
June 1469, vac. winter 1469; M.A., Principal of IlarL Hall 1468-76,
sup. B. Can. L. 4 Feb. 145^^, Canon of Exeter, d. 1499 ; Gutch iii. 645,
AthenDe ii. 709; C. S. Gilbert's Cornwall i. 145 'at his decease he
made Thomas Harrys, archdeacon of Cornwall, his executor.'

— Warburton, adm. i Feb. I4f§, vac. autumn 1471.



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