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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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answered, they could not tel. Then the foresaid articles being again recited to thē, al they aunswered & knowleged thē to be tharticles, and þt they would stand to their answers made to the same. Wherupō the B. disseuering thē a parte one frō another, proceded with thē seuerallye, first beginning with Reginald Eastland, MarginaliaThe wordes of Eastland to the B. at hys cōdēnationwho ther declared þt he had ben vncharitably hādled & talked withal since his first imprisonmēt in þt behalf. Thē being required to reconcyle hym self again to the catholike faith, & go from hys opinions, sayd: that he knew nothynge why he should recant, and therfore would not cōforme hymself in þt behalf &c. And so the sētence was red agaåst him, & he geuē to þe secular power. &c.

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MarginaliaThe condēnatiō of. I. Holyday.After him was called in I. Holiday, who lykewise being aduertised to renounce his heresies (as they called thē) & to returne to the vnity of theyr church, sayd: MarginaliaThe wordesof Ihō holyday.þt he was no heretyke, nor did hold any heresy, neither any opiniō cōtrary to the catholike faith, & so would offer hym self to be iudged therin. Wherupō he likewise persisting in the same, the sentēce was pronoūced against him, cōdēning him to be burnt. &c.

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MarginaliaThe condēnation of Hēry PōdNext to him was cōdemned with the like sentence, Henry Pōd, because he wold not submit himself to the Popes Romish church, saying to Boner, þt he had done or spoken nothing, wher of he was or would be sory, but that he did hold the truthe of god and no heresy. &c.

MarginaliaThe condēnatiō of. I Bloyd.After whō next followed I. Bloyd, who likewise denyed to bee of the Popes churche, & sayed his minde of the Latin seruice, þt the prayer made to saincts is idolatry, & þt the seruice in latin is profitable to none, but only to such as vnderstād the Latin. Moreouer being charged by Boner of heresy, & sayåg þt whatsoeuer he & such other nowadaies do, al is heresye, for this was cōdemned with the same butcherly sentence, & so by the secular power was sent away.

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MarginaliaThe condēnation of Roberte Southā, of Mathew Ricarby, of Roger Hollande.Then Robert Southā, after him Mathew Ricarby, & last of al Roger Hollād wer seuerally producted, who in like maner refusåg to go frō their former answers, & to acknowlege the doctrine of the Romish church, wer condēned þe sentēce being red against thē, & so al the. 7. by secular magistrates being sent away to Newgate, the. 17 of Iune, not long after about the. 27. of þe said moneth wer had to Smithfield, & there ended their liues in the glorious cause of Christes gospel.

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The history and cruel handlyng of sir. R. Yeoman, D. Taylors Curate at Hadley, cōstantly suffering for the gospels sake. 
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Richard Yeoman

This account first appeared in the 1563 edition and remained unchanged in subsequent editions. It was based on the testimony of an individual informant, probably one close to Yeoman, since it describes his experiences in both Kent and Suffolk.

MarginaliaIuly. 10. MarginaliaR. YeomāSIr Richard Yeomā was D. Tailors curate, a godly deuoute old mā, of. 70 yeares, which had many yeres dwelt in Hadley, wel sene in the scriptures and gaue godly exhortations to the people. with hym D Taylor left his cure at his departure. But as sone as M. Newall had gotten the benefice, he

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droue away sir R. and set in a popish curate to maintain and continue theyr Romish religion, which nowe they thought fully stablished. Thē wādred syr R. lōg time from place to place, mouyng and exhorting al men to stand faithfully by Gods worde, earnestly to geue themselues vnto prayer, with patience to beare the Crosse now layd vpon them for theyr trial, with boldnes to confesse the truth before the aduersaries and with an vndoubted hope to waite for the crowne and rewarde of eternall felicitye. But when he perceiued his aduersaries to lay a wait for him, he went into Kēt, and with a litle packet of laces, pinnes, and pointes, and such like thinges he trauailed from village to village, selling such things, & by that poore shift gat himself somewhat to the susteinyng of himself, his poore wife, and children. MarginaliaM. Moyle of kente.At the last a iustyce of Kent called maister Moyle, toke sir Richarde & set him in the stockes a day, and night, but hauing no euident matter to charge him with, he let him goe agayn. So came he secretely agayn to Hadley, and taried with his poore wife, who kept him secretly in a chāber of the townhouse, commonly called the Guild Hall, more then a yeare. All the which time, the good olde father abode in a chamber locked vp all the day, and spent his tyme in deuoute prayer, and reading the scriptures, and in carding of wolle, whiche his wyfe dyd spinne: his wyfe also dyd goe and begge bread and meate for her selfe and her children, and by such poore meanes susteyned they themselues. Thus the saincts of god sustayned hunger and misery, while the prophets of Baal liued in iolitie, and wer costlye pampered at Iesabels Table. At the laste MarginaliaPersone Newall a wicked persecutour.person Newall (I know not by what meanes) perceyued that syr Richard was so kept by his poore wyfe, and taking with hym the Bailiffes deputies, and seruauntes came in the nyght time, and brake vp fiue doores vppon syr Richard, whō he founde in bed with his poore wife and children. whom when he had so found, he irefully cried, saying: I thought I should finde an harlot & an whore together. And he wold haue plucked þe clothes of frō thē. But syr Richard helde faste the clothes and sayde vnto his wyfe. Wyfe, ryse and putte on thy clothes. And vnto the persone he sayde: Nay person, no harlot, nor whore, but a maryed manne and his wyfe, according vnto Goddes ordinaunce, and blessed bee God for lawful matrimony. I thank god for this great grace, and I defye the Pope and all his Poperie. Then ledde they sir Richard vnto the cage, and sette hym in the stockes vntyl it was daye. There was then also in the cage an olde man named MarginaliaThis Ihō Dale dyed in Bury gaole as is before mentioned.Iohn Dale, who had sitten there three or. 4. dayes. For when the person Newall and hys Curate executed his Romyshe seruyce in the Church, this Iohn Dale spake openly vnto him, and sayd.

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