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John Dys = ?
Buried c. 1526 St. Andrew Great Saxham
Sons Gregory and John
Subsidy Returns Suffolk.
1523 John Diss levied on lands value ¹1.6.8 the sum of 1 shilling 4
pence tax. Wixsoe Nr Clare.
1523 John Diss & William Patten + John Parkwe levied on goods value
¹2.0.0 The sum of 3 shilling tax. Saxham Magna.
1523 Gregory Dys + Thos Fookes & John Syger levied as labourer the
sum of 1 shilling. Saxham Magna
Could the top John Diss be a different person to the other two John
Will of John Dys of Great Saxham 1526
Will proved in Archdeaconry of Sudbury John Diss of Great Saxham
1526 (Brydene 187)
Not sure of the transcription but think broadly correct
1 R. per mi William Fisby.
2 These bieing myn Executors Gregory Dys and John Dys
3 My sonnes
4 ----- mercy
5 In Dei nomine amen I John Dyss the older of Gt Saxham beying in
6 mende make my tesstament en thys Wysse fyrsst I quethe
7 my soule to God and to ower Lady and alle the holy company
8 of heven and my body to be beryed in the church and off sseynt
9 Andru of Saxom ________________ I bequethe [crossed out]
[above - prepared for my]
10 Fyrst I quethe to ----- the hey anter dessing oblyen
11 Item I quethe to Gregory my sone my bullikys
12 Item I be quethe to the sayd Gregory my sonne ________ X schepe
13 Item I be quethe to the sayd Gregory my sonne fo barley X vjs
14 I quethe to John my sonne ____________X combie
15 Item I quethe the seyd Jhon my sonne ________X schepe
16 I quethe to the seyd Jonn my sonne m_________ 11 bulloke
17 thys ys my last well and testmend that Gregory
18 and John my sonnes pay the thythe that
19 the ----- of all my ----- just bequests and ----- ----
Gregory Dys halff
[Lines 20 21 and 22 along with the note above line 10 are very
indistinct but are written in a more educated hand]
Sparrowhawk 1.0 (4/17/1996)
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