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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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1784 [173]

MarginaliaSir water Hungerforde Sherife.next to be sherif sir water Hungerford, whose vnder sherife was one master Michel, likewise a right and a perfect godly man. 

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The sheriff, Sir Anthony Hungerford, is identified as Sir 'Walter Hungerford' in 1563.

In three yere came doune a wrytte to burne the abouenamed Richard White,and Ihon Hunt. MarginaliaMaister Michel vnder Sherif a good manThe vnder sherife receauing the said writ, said: I wil not be giltye, quod he, of these mens bloude, and immediatly burnt the writinge, and departed his waye. And within. iiii. dayes the Chaūcellor died, concerning whose death this commeth by the waye to be noted, that these two foresayd Ihon Hunt and Richard White being the same time in a lowe and darke doungeon, being Saterdaye toward eueninge, according to their accustomed maner, fel to euening prayer, MarginaliaGods workinges to be noted.who knelinge there together as they should begin ther praier, sodenly fel both to such a straunge weeping, and tendernes of harte, after what sort they could not, nor cannot yet tell, that they could not pray one word but so continued a great space, brusting out in teares. After that night was past, and the morninge come, the first word they herd, was, the chauncellor their great enemy was dead. MarginaliaTo be noted concerninge the death of D. Geffery Chaūcelor of Salysburye.The tyme of whose death they founde to bee the same hower, when as they fell in such a soden weaping. The Lord in all hys holy woorkes be praised, Amen. Thus much concerning the death of that wycked Chauncellor.

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As thys foresayd Richard White was ofte tymes in examinatiō, so it happened one time that MarginaliaD. Blaxtō Chauncellour of Exeter.Doctor Blaxton, Chauncellor of Exeter sate vpon hym, amongst dyuers other. Who alleaging certain Doctors, as Chrisostome, Ciprian, Tertullian, against the said Richard, and being openly reproued by him for his false patching of the Doctors, fel in such a quake & shaking (the conscience belyke remorsing him) that he was faine, stoping downe, to lay both his handes vpon his knees, to sustein and stay hys body: so gretly he then dyd shake.

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This Richard White, and the sayd Ihon Hunt, after the death of the Chauncellor, the Byshop also being dead a lytle before, continued styl in prison tyll the happy comming on of Quene Elizabeth, and so were sette at lyberty: prayse be to the Lord therfore.

MarginaliaM. Hortō delyuered out of peril.What a profitable instrument the church had of Maister Horton in the tyme of Quene Mary, al englishe men almost beyond the sea dyd know and feele. He then iorneying beetwene Mastrik and Collen, and taken ther by certen rouers, and led by them away, was in no lytle daunger. And yet hys daunger was not so great, but the present help of the Lord was greter to delyuer hym. 

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Accounts of Robert Harrington, Lady Elizabeth Fane, Sir Nicholas Throgmorton and Thomas Musgrave were printed here on p. 1703 in the 1563 edition. The account of Elizabeth Fane was updated and appended to the account of Lady Anne Knevet. The account of Throgmorton was probablydropped because the refusal of a jury to convict him of treason provided a dangerous precedent for the Elizabethan authorities; it is unclear why the accounts Harrington and Musgrave were omitted.

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MarginaliaMay. Harington.Here lykewyse might I speake of maister Harington, and also of that worthy and most godly Lady, the Lady Vayne, MarginaliaThe Lady Vane. whose earnest and pythy letters to maister Philpot, and to

maister Bradford are yet to bee sene, and by the leaue of the Lord hereafter shal appeare.

MarginaliaSir Nicholas ThrogmortonWhat a singuler and memorial spectacle of gods mercyful clemency was declared in delyueringe syr Nicolas Throgmorton in the same time of Quene Mari: Who not so much for other pretensed causes, as especiallye for religion was so stratly pursued, so vehemently hated, so mightely assaulted, that being clered by the inquest of. xii. men, yet scarslye could be released. concerning the discourse and proces of whiche man, MarginaliaThe order of the arainment of sir Nicholas Throgmorton. as wee haue it in our handes to shewe, MarginaliaAnd yet delyuered from Guise. so for the notablenes of the matter we would here haue put it downe, but that the length therof requireth rather an other tyme to performe the same.

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Fynally as there is no difference of persons with the Lord, so many tymes hys prouident aud merciful help is no lesse vpon the pore and symple, as vpon other worthyer and greater personages, MarginaliaTho. Musgraue ledde to Smithfield to be burned, was saued.as in the same tyme of quene Mary wel appered in a certen simple & poore creature, named Thomas Musgraue, who after his condemnation beinge caried to Smithfield, there to be burned, yet not with standing was saued, and yet is alyue. Such is the secret and vnsearchable operation of Gods power, able to deliuer whom hee pleaseth in the middest of death, & desperation. &c.

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An other Chapter or treatyse of tyrants and persecutors, and concerning gods scourge and punishment exercised vpon the same. 
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An early version of this section appeared in the 1563 edition; it was more fully developed in the 1570 edition. A few anecdotes were added in the 1576 edition, and additional material was added which was sent to Foxe by John Louth, the archdeacon of Nottingham. This material was supplied to Foxe by individual informants, often acting from self-interested motives of their own.

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TO recite and collect all the tirantes & blody persecutors in Quene Maryes tyme, nether is it my purpose in this present chapter, nether doth any laysure serue therto at this tyme. MarginaliaA briefe table or summary of the principall persecutours in quene Maries tyme.And as for such as wer most principal & chiefest doers in this persecution agaynst Gods saintes, seing they are notorious and knowen to al men alredy, I nede not here greatly to repete them. For as no man is ignorant, but that of al Byshops Boner was the chiefest instrument of this persecution, Steuen Gardiner euer excepted: so amonge all the Commissioners who knoweth not doctor Story to be þe principall? likewise among the Chauncellors doctor Douning of Norwich to be the cruellest? Although doctor Dracot of Lichfield cam nere vnto him. Of Archdeacons, Nicholas Harpesfield: of Cōmissioners, Robert Collens, of Iustices Sir Edward Tirrell, of accusers Thomas Tye priest, but that Ihon Dexon (whom Gardiner was want to call Ihon thaccuser) semth not to come behind him herein. Of promotors Robert Caly, otherwise called Robin papist. Of

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