in 1541, was ordained deacon in 1544 and was proctor and Lady Margaret preacher in 1548-1549.
That officer uses the title of king's proctor when he appears in certain matrimonial causes.
The office of king's or queen's proctor has been kept alive but amalgamated with that of the solicitor for the treasury.
Just then the proctor informs you that the time is up.
The Proctor also was a stranger, and did not attempt to communicate with me in any way; and, as they were both unfamiliar with my speech, they could not readily understand what I said to them.