1) To ‘min’ was to remind, and the ‘minning’ was a reminder, a peal of bells rung to commemorate a departed soul.

In 1524, William Greve of Penistone made a request in his will that William Benson, a priest, for the terme of his lif ... shall every yere cause a mynnyng to be rongyn.

places Penistone
dates 1524

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