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Who "died peacefully" first and when?

The Wycliffe Bible (1382) contains the expression : but thou schalt die in pees, Jeremiah 34:5 The Coverdale Bible (1535) has the wording : but shalt die in peace (This is a further translation of ...
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Who "died peacefully" first and when?

I searched the MED, and UMich's Middle English and EEBO corpora. In peace I found some hits for "in peace". This one is under the MED's definition of "Peace of heart, soul, or ...
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