Diary of Henry Machyn October 1558 is in Diary of Henry Machyn 1558.
04 Oct 1558. The sam day a'for-non was bered at Barmes ... in Suthwarke master Whettley, justes of pesse, with ij whyt branchys and xij torchys, and iiij grett tapurs and ij dosen skochyons, and dyvers morners.
04 Oct 1558. The sam day at after-non was bered in sant Martens with the well and ij bokettes, mastores Altham (30), the wyff of master Altham (29) altherman, the wych ded in chyld-bed; he gayff mony gownes to pore women of roset cloth brod, and ij grett whyt branches, and iiij men held iiij gret tapurs, and had gownes; and mony morners, and no harold of armes. .... .. torchys .... of fyne mantylle fryse, and mony morners .... men and women, and a xvj clarkes of .... whent to the plasse to drynke, and wyne and spyse [bread; and the] morow masse.
After 04 Oct 1558. The (blank) day of October was bered ser Robart .... knyght, with a harold of armes, master Somersett.
10 Oct 1558. The x day of October was bered in sant Faythe mastores Alene, the wyff of master (blank) Allen [Note. possibly Edmund Allen Clergyman 1519-1559 (39)], with ij [white] branchys, and xviij torchys, and iiij gret tapurs, and [many] morners in blake, and all the belles of Powlles, and ....
12 Oct 1558. The xij day of October was bered at [saint] Mangnus a prest, the wyche ded at sant M[ichael's in] Cornhyll, and gayff unto the poure men of the Salters .... ther lyffwyng [living], and gayff to the Salters alle.
Oct 1558. The (blank) day of October was the obseque of master Thomas Fawkener, sqwyre, with cote armur and pennon of armes, and a ij dosen of skochyons of armes.
12 Oct 1558. The xij day of October was bered in Althermare parryche Raff Prestun, skynner, with ij whyt branchys and vj staffe torchys; and they had vj gownes of mantyl frys; and the masters of the cloythyng of the Skynners was ther; and after they whent to the Skynners' hall to dener, for master Percy and master Bankes was morners ther, and vj women in blake; and ther was the compene of the Clarkes at ys berehyng.... haroldes of armes with standard and a gret ... armes, and vj baners-rolles and iiij baners of [saints, and] x dosen of penselles, and a herse of v prynse[pals ...] wax and ij gret whyt branchys and a viij dosen of skochyons and a cote-armur, elmett, targett, mantylles, and xj dosen of torchys, and mony mornars; [and the] morow masse and a sermon, and grett chere and ... dere for hym.
04 Oct 1558. The iiij day of October was bered at sant Faythe at Powlles, master Kalkarne, procter of the archys, with ij whytt branchys and xij torchys, and iiij tapurs, and ij dosen skochyons of armes.
18 Oct 1558. The xviij day of October was the obseque of .... (blank) sqwyre, with cote armur and pennon of armes, and iiij dosen of skochyons of armes and iiij branche tapurs.
23 Oct 1558. The xxiij day of October was bered at Westmynster master Wentworth (46), sqwyre, and cofferer unto quen Mare, with ij whyt branchys and ij dosen torchys, and a cot-armur and a pennon of of armes, with a harold of armes, and a iiij dosen of skochyons of armes and serten morners, and mony of the quen Mare['s] servandes at ys berehyng at sant Marg(ar)et there.
23 Oct 1558. The sam day was bered in the abbay master Gennyngs (42), with ij whyt branchys and a ij dosen skochyons of armes, and xvj torchys and iiij gret tapurs, and mony morners in blake, and pore men had gownes.
24 Oct 1558. The xxiiij day of October was bered at sant Stevyn in Walbroke master doctur Owyn (59), phesyssyon, with a ij haroldes of armes and a cote armur and penon of armes, and iij dosen of armes, and ij whyt branchys, and xx torchys; and xx pore men had gownes, and ther dener; and iiij gret tapurs; and the morow masse, and master Harpfheld dyd pryche; and after a gret dener....master Ambros Wylliams sqwyre, and grocer .... hersse of wax, and v dosen penselles and vj .... and ij gret whyt branchys and ij dosen torchys .... of armes and a cotte armur and a pennon of armes, and mony morners in blake; and hegayff the sam[e church a] goodly crosse of sylver and the stayff to the chyrche; [and] a grett dolle of money, a iiijd. a pesse, and aft[er a] dener.
26 Oct 1558. The xxvj day of October was bered [at Saint Giles's] withowt Crepullgatt master Cottun, a grett rich man of law, with ij grett whytt branchys and xij [torches] and iiij gret tapurs, and mony morners; and after a gret dener.
27 Oct 1558. The xxvij day of October was bered in Al... parryche master Perce('s) wyff the quen('s) skynner .... branchys and xij torchys and iiij grett tapurs.... morners in blake; and after masse a grett dener; [and he] gayff to ys compene serten money to dyne [at] ther hall the sam day.