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Cheke's simplified spelling system
Sir John Cheke's simplified spelling system devised sometime around 1540 but not published till 19th century.
history of English
Salmon, Vivian (1999). Orthography and Punctuation. in Lass, Roger.
The Cambridge History of the English Language: Volume iii 1476-1776
. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, pp.13-55 [p.313]
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