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Churchwardens' presentments: Stratford-upon-Avon


29 July 1619. `Mr. Holder, curat at Bushopton, for marying wandering persons without licence or banes asking, and, as we ar informed, he marryed them privatly in his howse'. `Mr. Lucas for stryking Mr. John Burstye, minister, and using him unreverently in speeches calling him scurvi raskall knave' (f.16)