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1. Preface to Rubric 2. The Rubric 3. Mary's First Moves 4. The Inhibition5. Bourne's Sermon 6. The True Report7. The Precept to Bonner 8. Anno 15549. From 'The Communication' to 'A Monition' 10. Bonner's Monition11. Mary's Articles for Bonner 12. The Articles 13. From Mary's Proclamation to the 'Stile'14. From the 'Stile' to the 'Communication' 15. The 'Communication' 16. How Thomas Cranmer ... 17. Cranmer18. Ridley 19. Latimer20. Harpsfield's Forme 21. 1563's Disputational Digest22. Political Events up to Suffolk's Death 23. Between Mantell and the Preacher's Declaration 24. The Declaration of Bradford et al 25. May 19 to August 1 26. August 1 - September 3 27. From Bonner's Mandate to Pole's Oration 28. Winchester's Sermon to Bonner's Visitation 29. Pole's Oration 30. From the Supplication to Gardiner's Sermon 31. From Gardiner's Sermon to 1555 32. From the Arrest of Rose to Hooper's Letter 33. Hooper's Answer and Letter 34. To the End of Book X 35. The Martyrdom of Rogers 36. The Martyrdom of Saunders 37. Saunders' Letters 38. Hooper's Martyrdom 39. Hooper's Letters 40. Rowland Taylor's Martyrdom 41. Becket's Image and other events 42. Miles Coverdale and the Denmark Letters 43. Bonner and Reconciliation 44. Robert Farrar's Martyrdom 45. The Martyrdom of Thomas Tomkins 46. The Martyrdom of Rawlins/Rowland White47. The Martyrdom of Higbed and Causton 48. The Martyrdom of William Hunter 49. The Martyrdom of Pigot, Knight and Laurence 50. Judge Hales 51. The Providential Death of the Parson of Arundel 52. The Martyrdom of John Awcocke 53. The Martyrdom of George Marsh 54. The Letters of George Marsh 55. The Martyrdom of William Flower 56. Mary's False Pregnancy57. The Martyrdom of Cardmaker and Warne 58. John Tooly 59. The Examination of Robert Bromley [nb This is part of the Tooly affair]60. Censorship Proclamation 61. The Martyrdom of Thomas Haukes 62. Letters of Haukes 63. The Martyrdom of Thomas Watts 64. Martyrdom of Osmund, Bamford, Osborne and Chamberlain65. The Martyrdom of Ardley and Simpson 66. The Martyrdom of John Bradford 67. Bradford's Letters 68. William Minge 69. The Martyrdom of John Bland 70. The Martyrdom of Frankesh, Middleton and Sheterden 71. Sheterden's Letters 72. Martyrdom of Carver and Launder 73. Martyrdom of Thomas Iveson 74. John Aleworth 75. Martyrdom of James Abbes 76. Martyrdom of Denley, Newman and Pacingham 77. Examinations of Hall, Wade and Polley 78. Richard Hooke 79. Martyrdom of William Coker, et al 80. Martyrdom of George Tankerfield, et al 81. Martyrdom and Letters of Robert Smith 82. Martyrdom of Harwood and Fust 83. Martyrdom of William Haile 84. Examination of John Newman 85. Martyrdom of Robert Samuel 86. George King, Thomas Leyes and John Wade 87. William Andrew 88. William Allen 89. Martyrdom of Thomas Cobb 90. Martyrdom of Roger Coo 91. Martyrdom of Catmer, Streater, Burwood, Brodbridge, Tutty 92. Martyrdom of Hayward and Goreway 93. Martyrdom and Letters of Robert Glover 94. John and William Glover 95. Cornelius Bungey 96. Martyrdom of Wolsey and Pigot 97. Life and Character of Nicholas Ridley 98. Ridley and Latimer's Conference 99. Ridley's Letters 100. Life of Hugh Latimer 101. Latimer's Letters 102. Ridley and Latimer Re-examined and Executed103. More Letters of Ridley 104. Life and Death of Stephen Gardiner 105. Martyrdom of Webb, Roper and Park 106. William Wiseman 107. Examinations and Martyrdom of John Philpot 108. John Went 109. Isobel Foster 110. Joan Lashford 111. Five Canterbury Martyrs 112. Life and Martyrdom of Cranmer 113. Letters of Cranmer 114. Martyrdom of Agnes Potten and Joan Trunchfield 115. Persecution in Salisbury Maundrell, Coberly and Spicer 116. William Tyms, et al 117. The Norfolk Supplication 118. Letters of Tyms 119. John Hullier's Execution120. John Hullier 121. Christopher Lister and five other martyrs 122. Hugh Lauerocke and John Apprice 123. Katherine Hut, Elizabeth Thacknell, et al 124. Martyrdom of John Harpole and Joan Beach 125. Thomas Drury and Thomas Croker 126. Thomas Spicer, John Deny and Edmund Poole 127. Thomas Rede128. Persecution of Winson and Mendlesam 129. William Slech 130. Avington Read, et al 131. Wood and Miles 132. Adherall and Clement 133. A Merchant's Servant Executed at Leicester 134. Thirteen Burnt at Stratford-le-Bow135. Persecution in Lichfield 136. Hunt, Norrice, Parret 137. Martyrdom of Bernard, Lawson and Foster 138. John Careless 139. Letters of John Careless 140. Martyrdom of Julius Palmer 141. Guernsey Martyrdoms 142. Dungate, Foreman and Tree 143. Martyrdom of Joan Waste 144. Three Men of Bristol145. Martyrdom of Edward Sharpe 146. Four Burnt at Mayfield at Sussex 147. John Horne and a woman 148. Northampton Shoemaker 149. Prisoners Starved at Canterbury 150. More Persecution at Lichfield 151. Exhumations of Bucer and Phagius along with Peter Martyr's Wife152. Pole's Visitation Articles for Kent153. Ten Martyrs Burnt at Canterbury154. The 'Bloody Commission'155. Twenty-two Prisoners from Colchester156. Five Burnt at Smithfield157. Stephen Gratwick and others158. Edmund Allen and other martyrs159. Edmund Allen160. Alice Benden and other martyrs161. Richard Woodman and nine other martyrs162. Ambrose163. The Martyrdom of Simon Miller and Elizabeth Cooper164. Rose Allin and nine other Colchester Martyrs165. John Thurston166. Thomas More167. George Eagles168. Richard Crashfield169. Fryer and George Eagles' sister170. John Kurde171. Cicelye Ormes172. Joyce Lewes173. Rafe Allerton and others174. Agnes Bongeor and Margaret Thurston175. Persecution at Lichfield176. Persecution at Chichester177. Thomas Spurdance178. Hallingdale, Sparrow and Gibson179. John Rough and Margaret Mearing180. Cuthbert Simson181. William Nicholl182. Seaman, Carman and Hudson183. Three at Colchester184. A Royal Proclamation185. Roger Holland and other Islington martyrs186. Richard Yeoman187. John Alcocke188. Alcocke's Epistles189. Thomas Benbridge190. Stephen Cotton and other martyrs191. Alexander Gouch and Alice Driver192. Three at Bury193. The Final Five Martyrs194. William Living195. The King's Brief196. William Browne197. Some Persecuted at Suffolk198. Elizabeth Lawson199. Edward Grew200. The Persecuted of Norfolk201. The Persecuted of Essex202. Thomas Bryce203. The Persecuted in Kent204. The Persecuted in Coventry and the Exiles205. Thomas Parkinson206. The Scourged: Introduction207. Richard Wilmot and Thomas Fairfax208. Thomas Greene209. Bartlett Greene and Cotton210. Steven Cotton's Letter211. Scourging of John Milles212. Scourging of Thomas Hinshaw213. Robert Williams214. Bonner's Beating of Boys215. A Beggar of Salisbury216. John Fetty217. James Harris218. Providences: Introduction219. The Miraculously Preserved220. Christenmas and Wattes221. Simon Grinaeus222. John Glover223. Dabney224. Alexander Wimshurst225. Bosom's wife226. The Delivery of Moyse227. Lady Knevet228. Crosman's wife229. Congregation at Stoke in Suffolk230. Congregation of London231. Robert Cole232. Englishmen at Calais233. John Hunt and Richard White234. Punishments of Persecutors235. Tome 6 Life and Preservation of the Lady Elizabeth236. The Westminster Conference237. Nicholas Burton238. Another Martyrdom in Spain239. Baker and Burgate240. Burges and Hoker241. Justice Nine-Holes242. Back to the Appendix notes243. A Poor Woman of Exeter244. Those Burnt at Bristol: extra material245. Priest's Wife of Exeter246. Gertrude Crockhey
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1614 [1545]

To the right honorable, and the quenes highnes most gratious Commissioners for the hearing aud determining of matters of religion and causes ecclesiasticall

MarginaliaA supplication.MOst lamentably and wofullye complayning, sheweth vnto your gratious & honorable Lordshyps, your poore and humble orator Mathew Cauches, of the Isle of Garnsey, that where Iaques Amy Clarke, Dean of the Isle aforesaid, assisted by the Curates ther, agaynst al order, lawe and reason, by coulour of a sentence of heresy, pronounced against Katherin Cauches, the syster of your honors said suppliant, and Paratine and Guillemine, her two daughters, did cause the same Katherine, beyng a poore wydow, & her said two daughters, most cruelly to be burned, althoughe the said persons, ne any of them dyd holde, mayntaine or defende any thing directly agaysnt the ecclesiasticall lawes then in place, vnder the raigne of the late Quene Mary, but in al thinges submitted them selues obedientlye to the lawes then in force, and yet the crueltye of the said Deane and hys accomplices in perpetrating such murther as aforesayde, raged so farre, that were as, whylest the sayde persons dyd consume wyth violent fyre the wombe of the sayd Paratine being burned, there dydde issue from her a goodly man chylde, which by the officers was taken vp and handled, and after in a moste despightfull maner, throwne into the fyre, and there also with the sely mother moste cruelly burnt. In tender consideration wherof, and for so muche as thys bloudye murther was not in due order of any law, or in any maner according to iustice, but of mere malicious hatred, as the true copye of the whole procedinges in this matter, by the sayde Deane and his accomplices, here readye to bee shewed to your honours, wyl make very playn and manifest: It may therefore please your good and gracious Lordshyppes, of the zeale that you beare to Iustice, and for our Lord Iesu Christes sake, to haue due consideration in Iustice of such horryble murther, so cruellye commytted as aforesayd, according to the ryght demerite thereof. And that it may please your honorable Lordshyps to order and decree also, that al the goods of al the sayd parties, by pretence aforesayd wrongfully taken as confiscate, may be delyuered to your sayde poore besecher, to whom of ryght they do belong. And your honours sayd Suppliant wyl dayly pray to god for your long preseruation, to hys glorye, and your euerlastyng health.

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This forsayd supplication was presented by the sayd Garnsy men to the Quenes highe Commissioners, the yeare last past. 1562. who syttinge the same tyme vpon the cause founde the matter probable, and tooke suche order therin, that the Deane was committed there to prison, & dispossessed of al his liuinges. 

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In the 1563 edition, Foxe admits that he is uncertain about the outcome of the case. Helier Gosselin, the baliff of Guernsey (the island's chief judicial and administrative official) under Mary, was dismissed in 1563 as a result of the Massy burning and Mathieu Cauches's petition. He was elected as a jurat in 1565 but was dismissed with six other jurats over various offenses. Jacques Amy, thedean of Guernsey, was also dismissed from office in 1563. He, Gosselin and the others involved were pardoned for their Marian offences in February 1566. (All of the preceding is described in detail in A. J. Eagleston, 'The Dismissal of the Seven Jurats in 1565,' Transactions of la Société Guernesiaise 12 [1936], pp. 508-16).

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And after þe matter being retourned agayne down to the sayd country, further to be examined & decised, what order therin was taken concerning that wylfull and cruell mnrther I am not yet certain: but I trust, that eyther mans lawe wyl fynd out that wycked murther and innocents bloud, or els this I know that gods

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high iustice and reuenging hand wyl not suffer that gyltles bloude and detestable facte to escape vnreuenged, excepte greter repentance come.

MarginaliaMartyrs.
Thomas Dungate.
Iohn Forman.
Mother Tree. 
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Dungate, Foreman and Tree

This terse account first appeared in the 1563 edition and would never be changed. The stability of this account is due to the lack of information Foxe was able to obtain about martyrs in the diocese of Chichester. The original sentence against Anna Tree remains in Foxe's papers (BL, Harley MS 421, fos. 109r-110v).

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MarginaliaIuly 18.NExt to these three and the new born child at Garnsey, suffered other thre likewise at Grenested in Sussex. ii. men and one woman, the names of whom be aboue specified, who for righteousnes sake, gaue them selues to death, and tormentes of the fier, patiently abiding what the vnrighteouse rage of mā could say or worke agaynst them, at the sayd Towne of Grenested ending their liues, the. xviii. of the sayd moneth of Iuly, and in the yeare aforesayd.

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Ione VVaste. 
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Joan Waste

In 1563, Foxe had an account of Joan Waste, which was based on an individual informant's account. In 1570, Foxe expanded this account with trial documents which had been sent to him (BL, Harley 421, fos. 75r-v, 76r and more material drawn from individual informants, including the curate and baliff of Derby). There were no further changes in this account in subsequent editions.

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MarginaliaAugust. 1.THe fyrst day of August, by the Papistes lykewyse was put to deathe a certayne godly woman at Darbye, named MarginaliaIone Waste. Martyr.Ione Waste, of the parish of Alhallowes. MarginaliaPersecutors. Bane Byshop of Lichfeld. D. Draycot. Peter Fynch.The Papistes whych sate vpon thys innocent womans bloud, was Radulph Bane, bishop of Couentry and Lichfield, Anthony Draicot, Doctor of law hys Chauncelour, Peter Finch maister of Arte Commissary, with the assistaunce also of mayster Rych. Ward, W. Baynbrike, Iohn Dedike, Rych. Blackwal, Esquiers, Rycharde Parchinson, Thomas Swinerton, Gentlemen, George Poyser, Thomas Roper, Iohn Reyner and other. &c. 

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Note that the list of Waste's persecutors is different in the 1563 edition from that in later editions; names were added to and removed from the 1563 list by Foxe's informants for his account of Waste in the 1570 edition.

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MarginaliaHer articles.The articles 

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A copy of these articles are in Foxe's papers: BL, Harley 421, fo. 75r-v.

ministred to her, and wherewith she was charged, were these: Fyrst that she dyd hold the sacrament of the popishe altar, to be but onely a memorye or representacion of Christes bodye, and materiall breade and wyne, but not hys natural body, vnlesse it were receyued. And that it ought not to be reserued from tyme to tyme ouer the altar, but immediately to be receyued. &c.

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Item, she did hold, that she in the receiuing of the sacrament of the popish aultar, dyd not receyue the same bodye that was borne of the virgyn Mary, and suffred vpon the crosse for our redemption. &c.

Item, she dyd hold, that Christe at his last supper dyd not blesse the bread, that he hadde then in hys handes, but was blessed himselfe. And by the vertue of the wordes of consecration, the substance of the breade and wyne is not conuerted and turned into the substance of the body and bloud of Christ.

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Item, she dyd graunt that shee was of the parysh of Alhallowes in Darby. &c.

Item, that all and singular the premysses are true and notorious by publik report and fame. &c.

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