The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
Here by her mothers side interred doth lay
Epitaph for Anna de Hem of Norwich, d. 1503 — eight lines
Subjects: inscriptions; epitaphs; Anna de Hem, of Norwich, d. 1503
Norwich, Norfolk, Church of St Miles, tomb of Anna de Hem, d. 1503, no longer extant
Here by her mothers side interrd doth lay
Anna de Hem daughter to Paul
The wife of Jakes de Hem clad in clay
To whom she wedded hath ten
But as Gods tithe the tenth fruit of her womb
by Rachels death to her last home
At the age of fourty five years died
October fifth one thousand six hundred three
Blomefield, Francis, and Charles Parkin.
An Essay towards a Topographical History of the County of
Fersfield, 1734-75; 2nd ed. London: W. Miller, 1805-10 (11
Some Early English Inscriptions in Norfolk before 1600.
London: Jarrolds, : 38.