The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
Here under rests this marble stone / Joan Spenser
Epitaph, A.D. 1407 — six couplets
Subjects: epitaphs; Spenser, Joan; inscriptions
London, St Anthony’s [Antlins] Church, Budge Row, epitaph of Joan Spenser (d. 1407)
Here vndyr rests this marble ston
Jone Spenser both flesh and
Wyff to Jon Spenser certen
Taylor of London and Citizen
she was whylst she was here
Vnto Richard Wetiuen squier
And to Elizabeth
Whych Jone departyd this lyf
The tweluth dey of September
many one do yet remember
In the yere of our Lord God full euen
thowsand fowr hundryd and seuen
Pettigrew, Thomas Joseph.
Chronicles of the Tombs.
London: Bohn, 1857, and subsequent printings: 430.