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A47111 Monumenta Westmonasteriensia, or, An historical account of the original, increase, and present state of St. Peter's, or the Abby Church of Westminster with all the epitaphs, inscriptions, coats of arms, and atchievements of honor belonging to the tombs and grave-stones : together with the monuments themselves faithfully described and set forth : with the addition of three whole sheets / by H.K. of the Inner-Temple, Gent. H. K. (Henry Keepe), 1652-1688. 1683 (1683) Wing K127; ESTC R22764 148,361 432

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king_n charles_n ii_o vid._n ep._n 100_o the_o lady_n katherine_n niece_n to_o k_o charles_n two_o with_fw-mi ep._n 101._o the_o lady_n katherine_n laura_n niece_n to_o king_n charles_n ii_o vid._n ep._n 102._o the_o lady_n isabe●●a_n niece_n to_o k._n charles_n ii_o vid._n ep._n 103._o charles_n earl_n of_o levenox_n uncle_n to_o king_n james_n vid._n ep._n 84._o margaret_z countess_z of_o levenox_n grandmother_n to_o king_n james_n vid._n §._o 81._o &_o ep._n 84._o lodowick_n robsert_n lord_n bourchier_n anne_n lady_n cottington_n vid._n ep._n 11●_n francis_n cottington_n baron_n of_o hanworth_n and_o lord_n treasurer_n of_o england_n vid._n ep_n 119._o frances_n countess_n of_o sussex_n vid._n ep._n 120._o dudley_n carleton_n viscount_n dorcester_n vid._n ep._n 120._o sir_n thomas_n bromley_n kt._n lord_n chancellor_n of_o england_n vid._n ep._n 123._o sir_n james_n fullerton_n knight_n vid._n ep._n 124._o sir_n john_n puckering_n knight_n lord_n keeper_n vid._n ep._n 122._o sir_n giles_n dawbney_n knight_n of_o the_o garter_n vid._n ep._n 117._o charles_n de_fw-fr granada_n eliz._n comitiss_n ormond_n john_n son_n of_o tho._n com._n or●_n michael_n episc_n st._n asaph_n the_o lady_n gorge_n katherine_n com._n northumberland_n george_n flaccet_a abbot_n of_o westminster_n hugh_n de_fw-fr bohun_n and_o mary_n his_o sister_n grandchild_n to_o edward_n i._n tho._n myll_a abbot_n of_o westminster_n and_o bishop_n of_o hereford_n thomas_n ruthall_n bishop_n of_o durham_n william_n de_fw-fr collchester_n abbot_n of_o westminster_n henry_n carey_n lord_n hunsdon_n cousin_n germ._n to_o q._n eliz._n vid._n ep._n 129._o thomas_n carey_n son_n to_o the_o earl_n of_o monmouth_n vid._n ep._n 127._o coll._n edward_n popham_n sir_n thomas_n vaughan_n kt._n treasurer_n vid._n ep._n ●●5_n thomas_n cecil_n earl_n of_o exeter_n vid._n ep._n 126._o charles_n howard_n son_n to_o the_o earl_n of_o carlisle_n vid._n ep._n 1●8_n juliana_n crew_n vid._n ep._n 14●_n the_o lady_n jane_n crew_n vid._n ep._n 150._o john_n islip_n abbot_n of_o westminster_n vid._n §._o 12._o sir_n christopher_n hatton_n knight_n of_o the_o bath_n vid._n ep._n 130_o 131._o the_o lady_n anne_n duchess_n of_o york_n daughter-in-law_n to_o edward_n iu._n s._n edward_n the_o confessor_n his_o death_n and_o shrine_n vid._n §._o 5_o 6_o vid._n §._o 23._o vid._n ep._n 109._o editha_n queen_n of_o england_n matilda_n queen_n of_o england_n two_o child_n of_o william_n de_fw-fr valence_n earl_n of_o pembroke_n henry_n grandson_n to_o john_n k._n of_o england_n tho._n of_o woodstock_n duke_n of_o gloucester_n son_n to_o king_n edward_n iii_o vid._n §._o 59_o john_n waltham_n bishop_n of_o salisbury_n and_o ld_n treasurer_n the_o chair_n of_o coronation_n vid._n ep._n 116._o edw._n i._o king_n of_o england_n vid._n ep._n 100l_n eleanor●_n q_n of_o england_n vid._n ep._n 100l_n henry_n iii_o king_n of_o england_n with_fw-mi ep._n 108._o vid._n §._o 7_o vid._n §._o 146._o eliz._n daughter_n of_o henry_n vii_o vid._n ep._n 113._o philippe_n q._n of_o england_n vid._n ep._n 112._o edward_n iii_o king_n of_o engl._n vid._n ep._n 111._o vid._n ●●_o 111._o richard_n ii_o king_n of_o england_n and_o anne_z his_o queen_n vid._n ep._n 1●6_n ●●●_o the_o lady_n margaret_n daughter_n of_o edward_n iu._n vid._n ep._n 110._o the_o sword_n and_o shield_n of_o king_n edw._n iii_o henry_n v._o king_n of_o england_n vid._n ep._n 1_o 4._o katherine_n q●_n of_o england_n vid._n ep._n 115._o vid._n ep._n 114._o the_o west_n side_n of_o the_o chapel_n of_o st._n edward_n the_o area_n round_o the_o chapel_n of_o st._n edward_n brian_n duppa_n bishop_n of_o winchester_n vid._n ep._n 152_o 153._o john_n doughty_n s._n t._n d._n vid._n ep._n 154._o john_n windsor_n vid._n ep._n 155._o william_n amundisham_n vid._n ep._n 156._o thomas_n brown_n vid._n ep._n 158._o humph._n roberts_n vid._n ep._n 158._o william_n couper_n vid._n ep._n 157._o george_n wild._n vid._n ep._n 151._o sir_n tho._n ingram_n knight_n vid._n ep._n 143._o richard_n tufton_n esquire_n vid._n ep._n 144._o robert_n aiton_n esquire_n vid._n ep._n 142._o james_n cranfield_n earl_n of_o middlesex_n ●_o with_fw-mi ep._n 147._o lionel_n cranfield_n earl_n of_o middlesex_n 3._o vid._n ep._n 145._o anne_z countess_z of_o middlesex_n vid._n ep._n 146._o edward_n cranfield_n esquire_n vid._n ep._n ●●8_n thomas_n bilson_n bishop_n of_o winchester_n vid._n ep._n 140._o sir_n john_n golofre_v knight_n cecil_n ratcliff_n vid._n ep._n 141._o rich._n de_fw-fr barking_n abbot_n of_o westminster_n henry_n son_n to_z king_n hen._n viii_o ralph_n selby_n anne_n buxall_n sir_n john_n beverley_n knight_n marg_n countess_n of_o derby_n george_n brideman_n john_n leake_n archbishop_n john_n estney_n abbot_n of_o west_n vid._n ep._n 134._o sir_n john_n harpedon_n knight_n sir_n tho._n parry_n knight_n vid._n ep._n 135._o sir_n francis_n vere_n knight_n vid._n ep._n 133._o sir_n george_n holles_n knight_n vid._n ep._n 132._o the_o lord_n wentworth_n rich._n knevet_n sir_n ed._n rogers_n will._n rogers_n sir_n james_n crofts_n knight_n eliz._n fortescue_n sir_n ed_n spragge_n knight_n the_o lady_n katherine_n st._n john_n vid._n ep._n 136._o sir_n hugh_n vaughan_n kt._n thomas_n lord_n wharton_n the_o lady_n eliz._n boorn_n sir_n william_n trussel_n kt._n the_o fine_a screen_n belong_v to_o st._n andrews_n chappel_n edmund_n kirton_n abbot_n of_o westmister_n vid._n ep._n 137._o sir_n john_n borough_n knight_n vid._n ep._n 138._o thomas_n lord_n borough_n henry_n noell_n francis_n lord_n norris_n rachel_n brigham_n william_n benson_n abbot_n and_o dean_n of_o westminster_n william_n bedell_n sir_n fran._n allen._n john_n redman_n bartholomew_n dodington_n george_n burden_n john_n gryffith_n tho._n browne_n harald_n king_n of_o england_n john_n lord_n wells_n sir_n fulk_n de_fw-fr novo-castro_n rich._n de_fw-fr wendover_n bishop_n of_o rochester_n hugolin_n lord_n treasurer_n edwin_n abbot_n of_o westminster_n si●_n ge●ff●ey_n man_n 〈…〉_z s●●_n geoffrey_n mandevile_n jun._n sir_n james_n berner_n oliver_n lord_n durden_n peter_n calhan_n tho._n peverel_n sulcardus_n eleonore_n daughter_n to_o king_n edw._n i._o rich._n harounden_a abbot_n sir_n wil._n stoner_n will._n atclyffe_n katherine_n daughter_n to_o the_o duchess_n of_o norfolk●_n walter_n hungerford_n the_o lord_n salisbury_n will._n haverel_n tho._n bounflower_n tho._n roman_n joh._n alynger_v rog._n braharsen_n sir_n rich._n rous._n geoff._n haspall_n sir_n joh._n shoreditch_n etc._n etc._n the_o cloister_n the_o painting_n the_o window_n the_o chapterhouse_n the_o library_n the_o monument_n vitalis_n abbot_n of_o westminster_n gislebertus_n crispinus_n abbot_n of_o westminster_n 〈…〉_z tus_fw-la abbot_n of_o westm_n gervasius_n de_fw-fr blois_n son_n of_o king_n stephen_n abbot_n of_o westminster_n p._n vowel_n gabriel_n goodman_n anne_n birkhead_n christopher_n birkhead_n edw._n bernard_n edward_n grant_n will._n punter_n a._n d._n 1676._o duke_n of_o newcastle_n and_o his_o duchess_n vid._n §._o 30._o a._n d._n 1645._o 〈…〉_z scot._n vid._n §_o 3●_n a._n d._n 1667._o marry_o james_n vid._n §._o 30._o a._n d._n 1660._o thomas_n blagge_n vid._n §._o ●1_n a._n d._n 1676._o gul._n sanderson_n vid._n §._o 31._o a._n d._n 1666._o gulielm_n johnson_n s._n t._n p._n vid._n §._o 32._o a._n d._n 1676._o eliz._n edmond_n vid._n §._o 33._o pet._n heylyn_n s._n t._n d._n vid._n §._o 33._o a._n d._n 1677._o edward_n de_fw-fr carteret_n vid._n §._o 33._o a._n d._n 1773._o rich._n le_fw-fr neve_n vid._n §._o 33._o a._n d._n 1677._o gilbert_n thornburgh_n vid._n §._o 3●_n a._n d._n 1631._o sarah_n stotevile_n vid._n §._o 33._o a._n d._n 1670._o penel._n egerton_n vid._n §._o 33._o a._n d._n 1600._o thom._n heskett_n vid._n §._o 39_o a._n d._n 1634._o tho._n richardson_n vid._n §._o 38._o 〈…〉_z ●584_n 〈…〉_z ●_o 38._o a._n d._n 1598._o thomas_n owen_n vid._n §_o 38._o a._n d._n 1628._o peer_n gruffith_n vid._n §._o 34._o a._n d._n ●679_n 〈…〉_z 〈…〉_z y._n vid._n §._o ●_o a._n d._n 1674._o carol._n morland_n vid._n §._o 34._o a_o d._n 1672._o sir_n charles_n harbour_v and_o clem._n cotterel_n vid._n §._o 34._o a._n d._n 1598._o sir_n richard_n bingham_n vid._n §._o 34._o a._n d._n 1623._o guliel_n camdenus_fw-la vid._n §._o 35._o a._n d._n 1670._o tho._n triplet_n s._n t._n d._n vid._n §._o 35._o a._n d._n 1614_o is●ac_n casaubon_n vid._n §._o 35._o a._n d._n 1623._o sir_n rich._n cox_n vid._n §._o 35._o a._n d._n 1679._o gul._n outram_n s._n t._n p._n vid._n §._o 35._o a._n d._n 1596._o edmund_n spencer_n vid._n §._o 36._o a._n d._n 1677._o isaac_n barrow_n s._n t._n p._n vid._n §._o 35._o a._n d._n 1631._o mich_n draiton_n vid._n §._o 37._o a._n d._n 1400._o galfr._fw-la chaucer_n vid._n §._o 37._o a._n d._n 1667._o abra._n cowley_n vid._n §._o 37._o a._n d._n 1667._o abra._n cowley_n vid._n §._o 41._o a._n d._n 1650._o gilbert_n thornburg_n vid._n §._o 40._o a._n d._n 1659._o anna_n radcliff_n vid._n §._o 41._o ben_n johnson_n vid._n §._o 41._o a._n
former_a time_n have_v divers_a high_a privilege_n and_o honour_n annex_v to_o their_o function_n as_o to_o be_v entrust_v with_o the_o custody_n of_o the_o regalia_z for_o the_o coronation_n of_o our_o king_n and_o queen_n and_o to_o have_v a_o place_n of_o necessary_a service_n on_o those_o day_n of_o solemnity_n to_o exercise_v archiepiscopal_a jurisdiction_n in_o their_o liberty_n and_o to_o sit_v as_o spiritual_a lord_n in_o parliament_n etc._n etc._n so_o in_o all_o those_o not_o right_n except_o that_o of_o parliament_n the_o present_a dean_n of_o this_o collegiate_n church_n succeed_v who_o be_v likewise_o in_o commission_n of_o the_o peace_n within_o the_o city_n and_o liberty_n of_o westminster_n and_o with_o the_o chapter_n be_v invest_v with_o all_o jurisdiction_n manner_n of_o jurisdiction_n both_o ecclesiastical_a and_o civil_a not_o only_o within_o the_o city_n and_o liberty_n of_o westminster_n but_o within_o the_o precinct_n of_o st._n martin_n le_fw-fr grand_fw-fr which_o be_v first_o annex_v thereunto_o by_o henry_n vii_o within_o the_o wall_n of_o london_n and_o in_o the_o other_o from_o that_o of_o the_o archbishop_n of_o canterbury_n and_o when_o the_o convocation_n be_v adjourn_v from_o st._n paul_n for_o the_o conveniency_n of_o be_v nigh_o the_o parliament_n when_o they_o sit_v at_o westminster_n hither_o the_o bishop_n first_o declare_v upon_o a_o parliament_n protestation_n make_v by_o the_o dean_n there_o that_o they_o intend_v not_o thereby_o to_o violate_v that_o high_a privilege_n which_o be_v grant_v to_o this_o church_n by_o king_n edward_z the_o confessor_n viz_o that_o no_o bishop_n or_o archbishop_n may_v come_v there_o without_o leave_n of_o the_o then_o abbot_n but_o now_o dean_n first_o obtain_v §_o 16._o and_o as_o the_o abbot_n in_o ancient_a trust_n time_n be_v man_n general_o well_o esteem_v although_o choose_v by_o the_o monk_n and_o no_o small_a favourites_a of_o their_o prince_n as_o may_v be_v gather_v by_o the_o several_a place_n of_o great_a trust_n and_o honour_n that_o be_v bestow_v on_o they_o as_o to_o be_v archbishop_n of_o canterbury_n bishop_n of_o other_o diocese_n lord_n treasurer_n and_o chancellor_n of_o england_n etc._n etc._n so_o likewise_o have_v the_o dean_n since_o the_o reformation_n not_o come_v much_o behind_o they_o in_o the_o like_a dignity_n and_o special_a honour_n §_o 17._o by_o all_o which_o we_o may_v see_v conclusion_n how_o from_o age_n to_o age_n especial_o for_o these_o last_o eight_o hundred_o year_n what_o care_n have_v be_v take_v to_o add_v to_o the_o reputation_n of_o this_o our_o church_n by_o the_o several_a new_a erection_n reparation_n and_o bounteous_a gift_n that_o have_v be_v heap_v thereon_o the_o great_a privilege_n and_o immunity_n that_o have_v be_v grant_v thereto_o with_o the_o particular_a favour_n of_o our_o king_n in_o advance_v the_o governor_n thereof_o and_o all_o this_o as_o well_o since_o as_o before_o the_o reformation_n and_o the_o 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the_o dean_n of_o westminster_n gulielmus_fw-la benson_n richardus_fw-la cox_n hugo_n weston_n guilielmus_fw-la bill_n gabriel_n goodman_n lancelot_n andrews_n richardus_fw-la neyle_n georgius_n monteine_v robertus_fw-la tompson_n johannes_n williams_n johannes_n earl_n johannes_n dolben_n now_o dean_n of_o westminster_n and_o bishop_n of_o rochester_n a_o description_n or_o survey_n of_o the_o abbey_n church_n of_o st._n peter_n westminster_n with_o the_o monument_n tomb_n and_o grave-stone_n therein_o as_o they_o be_v now_o stand_v etc._n etc._n §_o 18._o have_v in_o the_o precede_a inside_n discourse_n give_v you_o a_o information_n of_o the_o rise_n progress_n and_o continuance_n of_o this_o our_o famous_a abbey_n in_o its_o building_n in_o its_o building_n government_n and_o name_n of_o her_o governor_n in_o general_a i_o shall_v now_o enter_v into_o the_o particular_a description_n thereof_o by_o observe_v what_o be_v most_o worthy_a our_o remembrance_n and_o therein_o i_o care_v 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