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1545 thomas field kintbury brk archd berks will 10088
will of thomas ffild of [newbury, - erased] kyntbery
in the name of god amen the xth day of apryle the yere of our lorde god a thowsand fyve hunderyd and fforty fyve.
i thomas ffyld of the paryshe of kyntbery hole of mynd and reme'bra' but syke yn body make my testame't and last wyll yn forme and maner her' foloyng fyrst i bequethe my solle to almyghty god and my body to be buryed yn the churcheyard of kyntbery.
item i bequethe to the mother church of sarum iid
item to the hye alter of kyntbery churche iid
item i bequeth to my elder son john vis viiid
item to my son wyll'm vis viiid
item to my younger son john vis viiid and a wenyng calfe.
item to my son ellis i bequeth a cow and a calfe
to my dought' ms (?) collyngryge a wenyerd calfe
item to my son thomas a cowe
item to my doughter jone i bequeth a cubbard a pot ii platers and vi shepes and a bullocke.
item to john fyld the son of my son john a shepe
item to kateryne forty a shepe
item to every one of my godchyldren i bequethe iid a pece
item to the benefactores of kynbery iiis iiiid.
the resydew of my goods bequethed i geve to my wife maryon whom i make myne sole executryx and my son ellis to be overseer,
wytnes hereof sir(?) ellis burges curat, joh'es taner clarke, will'm walderand, john blandell.
ms berks wills 2,204

[date of probate not noted]

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