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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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1788 [177]

The name of this maide is Rose Allin, who was also burnt at the same stake with her father and mother, as is in the forsaid page aboue declared. God graunt, that he that was the doer and cause therof, as he hath lyfe and fayre warning geuen him of God to repente, may haue lyke grace withal to lament and repent betime, least peraduenture he feele hereafter the bitter taste of gods reuenging rodde as the other haue done besides.

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Although therfore, as I sayd, these with a fewe other persecutours, haue hitherto escaped the daunger of Gods iust iudgement against them, whom he spareth to repentance: yet for þe most parte there haue bene, & are consumed, as first.

MarginaliaA morte of persecuting Prelates.Gardiner Byshop of Winchester.
Morgan Byshop of Saint Dauies.
Thornton Byshop of Douer.
Coates Bishop of Westchester.
Hopton Byshop of Norwich.
Capon Byshop of Salisbury.
Brokes Byshop of Glocester.
King Byshop of Tame.
Peto Elect of Salisbury.
D. Day Byshop of Chichester.
Holiman Byshop of Bristow.

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To these which dyed in their persecution, and in Quene Maries tyme, ioyne also those that dyed with Quene Marye, as Cardinall Poole, Christopherson byshop of Chichester Weston the Prolocutor, and also after her: as White Bishop of Winchester, Tonstall byshop of Duresme, Oglethrop Byshoppe of Carlell, Pate Byshop of Worcester, Banes B. of Couen. & Lich. & let vs not leaue out the Bishops of Rochester and of Hertford. &c.

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MarginaliaAngells wife.Emong these persecutors is com to our hāds the cruelty of one maister Swingfield an Aldermans Deputy about Thamis streate, who hearing of one Angelles wife, a midwife that kept her selfe from theire popish church to bee at the labour of one mistres Walter at croked lane ende, toke. iii. other with him, and beset the house about, and toke her and caried her to Boners officers, big with Child. xxviii. wekes gone, who laid her in Lollards Tower where, that day shee came in, throughe feare and a fal at her taking, she was deliuered of a man child, and could haue no woman with her in that nedeful time. lieng there. v. wekes

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she was delyuered vnder suerties by frendship, and Doctor Story MarginaliaThe cruelty of Story.hearing therof charged her with fellony, & so sente her to Newgate. the cause was for that she had a woman in her house in her labour þt died, & the child also. 

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The syntax of this passage is confusing: Foxe is saying that it was Angel's wife who was arrested.

Thus he charged her with their death. But when Sir Roger Chomley heard her tell her tale, he deliuered her, and not much more thē x. wekes after, if it were so long, MarginaliaMaist. Swingfild aldermans deputye, and thre other persecutors died.died the sayd maister Swingfield, & the other. iii. that cam to take her.

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MarginaliaBerry & Thomas Knowles persecuters which Knowles maried the Sister of the said William Harrisōs wife,Before mencion is made pag. 1655. of one Berye of Ailsam in Norfolke, Commissary. who in Quene Maryes dayes emong other his cruel actes, with one Thomas Knowles a proctor in the Byshops courte, persecuted in the sayd Towne one William Harrison a schole maister, MarginaliaMaster William Harrison scholemaister. a man very graue and godly, and one who much profited in that vocation, wherby he was faine to flye from his wyfe and children to Bennet Colledge in Cambridge, where he falling sicke came home againe, and lieng very weke in his bed, one of syr Richard Southwelles men came to him, called maister St. and thretned to burne him, and that hys goods should be confiscate to the Quene, if he would not be ordered to obey the lawe. &c. so that he vpon theire cruel threates died peacyble in the Lord of that sicknes: hys name therfore be praised, Amen.

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MarginaliaNouēber. 17.And now after these premisses, next followeth in the course of our story to come to the. 17 daye of Nouember, which day as it brought to the persecuted members of Christe rest from their careful mourning: so seemeth to me also some rest of traiuailous writing, by þe death I meane of Quene Mary, who being long sicke before of a Timpany, vpon the sayd. xvii. daye of Nouember, about three or four of the clock in the morning, yelded her life to Nature, and her Kingdom to her Sister. And thus letting quene Mary go, without any further description of her lyfe and condicions, I will by the grace of Christ turne now my penne to enter to the flourishing and peaceable tyme of the vertuous and long wished for Quene Elizabeth. For whose prosperous and luckye comming to the crowne, praise and thankes bee to our most merciful Lord and sauiour Christ Iesus, for euer and euer, Amen.

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