Iohn Browne of the parishe of St Buttolphe without Bisshoppsgate london haberdasher of the age of lix yeres or theraboutes swourne and examined the xxiijth Daie of maie in the xxxvth yere &c
To the 2 that he did knowe Margaret Browne ment by this Interrogatory And saieth that he knewe also one Edward Allen decessed first husband of the said Margaret and likewise he knewe Richard Grove her second husband, And saieth that he did knowe the said Margaret by the space of xx yeres & vpwardes, the said Allen about xiiij yeres, and the said Grove as longe/
To the 3 that true it is the said Edward Allen [was] in his lief tyme, (the said Richard Grove in his lief tyme, and the said Margaret Duringe her lief tyme) after the decesse as well of the said Allen as grove [was] ʌ⸢were all⸣ in possession of a certen tenement called the chapel and two gardens to the same adioyninge scituate in Bethlem within the parishe of St Buttolphe without Bisshopsgate, london aforesaid

To the 5. that true it is, there hathe bene an Award or abitrement heretofore made betwene the said defendant and [ Iohn Browne] ʌ⸢this deponent⸣ and Margaret his wief concerning their righte and interest in and to the said premisses, And saieth that indeed he this deponent and the said Margaret his then wief did agree and consent to ye same award


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Edward Allen of the Parishe of St Savour in Southarke in the countie of Surrey gentleman of the age of xxvij yeres or theraboutes swourne and examined the xxviijth daie of maie in the yere aforesaid
To the 2 that he did knowe Margaret Browne decessed late the wife of one Iohn Browne, And saieth that he did knowe also one Edward Allen decessed the first husband of the said Margaret, and Richard Grove likewise decessed the second husband of her, And saieth that he knewe the said Margaret from his childhode, [the said] Edward Allen ʌ⸢named in this Interrogatory he [saieth] remembereth [him] ʌ⸢yet⸣ [for] he died when this deponent was verie younge, And he knewe the said Richard Grove aboute x or xj yeres before his death/