Well, there was such a doctor who may dispend a hundred pounds.
Hempstead, Essex, for discharging the Tax of the poor who may not have to dispend yearly above 40s.
Morouer that none should weare any rich clothes or furres, except they might dispend an hundred pounds by yeare.
He also tooke order that euerie man that might dispend yéerlie fiftéene pounds in lands should be made knight.
And he that might dispend fiftie pounds, should furnish two men at arms.
And he that might dispend fiue and twentie pounds, should furnish himselfe or find a man at armes.