1) Charity to the value of one penny handed out at a burial, often in the form of bread or ale.
1487 To poore people be penydale iiijl iijs iiijd
for to pray for soule, Hull
1509 I will that peny dole be dalt the day of my beriall, Dewsbury
1524 that my executors dispose appon my beriall daye to poore people penny deale ... for my saull ... to every house ... a penny and a pece of bef, Paull
1558 I gyve to be distributed in the day of my buryall in penny dole as far as it wyll goo ... iiij markes, Richmond.