RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
LevelFile
Alt Ref NoMS 1310
Extenti+7ff.
TitleLIST OF THE REGISTERS OF THE PREROGATIVE COURT OF CANTERBURY
Date[1584-1588]
DescriptionA chronological list of the registers of wills proved in the Prerogative Court of Canterbury, made for Richard Argall, arm., Registrar, 1584, with additions to 1588.

The name of each register is stated and its date of commencement. The list begins with the March Register, 1401, but another hand has added the Rous Register, 1384.
Includes the arms in colour of Thomas ARUNDEL, Archbishop of Canterbury (f. 1); John MORTON, Archbishop of Canterbury (f. 1v); Henry DEANE, Archbishop of Canterbury and William WARHAM, Archbishop of Canterbury (f. 2); Thomas CRANMER, Archbishop of Canterbury (f. 2v); Cardinal Reginald POLE (f. 3v); Matthew PARKER, Archbishop of Canterbury (f. 4); John WHITGIFT, Archbishop of Canterbury (f. 5v).

A note on f. 5v states that Argall died on 16 October 1588 and was succeeded by William Woodhall, arm.
PhysicalDescriptionThe margins contain the arms in colour of the Archbishops of Canterbury from Arundel to Whitgift.

Bound in vellum
CustodialHistoryBookplate of John Towneley.
AcquisitionGiven by Richard Mant, subsequently Bishop of Down and Connor, 1818.

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CodeNameDates
52Arundel; Thomas (1353-1414); Archbishop of Canterbury1353-1414
44Dean; Henry (-1503); Archbishop of Canterbury-1503
42Cranmer; Thomas (1489-1556); Archbishop of Canterbury1489-1556
45Morton; John (?1420-1500); Cardinal Archbishop of Canterbury?1420-1500
41Pole; Reginald (1500-1558); Cardinal; Archbishop of Canterbury1500-1558
NA2926Province of Canterbury; Prerogative Court of Canterbury; -1858-1858
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