TAYLOR, John I (by 1493-1547 or later), of Hastings, Suss.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1509-1558, ed. S.T. Bindoff, 1982
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? 1536

Family and Education

b. by 1493. m. Jane Bell, 1s.2

Offices Held

Commoner, Hastings 1514, chamberlain 1521, jurat 1522-46, bailiff 1524-5, 1528-9, 1534-5; bailiff to Yarmouth 1526, 1529, 1535, 1545.3


In his younger days John Taylor was the master of a small trading vessel, but he later engaged in brewing: he lived in the parish of St. Clement, where his mother had been buried. Once he had become a commoner of Hastings he frequently attended Brotherhoods of the Cinque Ports. On 4 June 152