1678 thomas choules baydon wil dean of sarum will inv 10106
1) will of thomas choules of baydon, yeoman. dated 24 november 1678
son thomas, sole executor of all goods and chattals
to my well beloved wife, the bed in the bed chamber
for her use as long as she wishes
to my son in law edward headeing son and dafter the sum of 5 shillings apiece to be paid in one whole year after my decease
to my son-in-law thomas headeing two dafters 5s apeece to be paid in one year after my decease
to my kinsman thomas gifford one shilling in one whole year [etc]
to my kinswaoman ann lamb wife of william lamb four shillings in one whole year [etc]
to the poor of baydon ten shillings
to my cousin thomas choules, son of william choules one shilling
to mary atkings wife of edward atkins one shilling
to young asten dodds daughter five shillings
Sign: thomas (x) choules
witnesses: richard (x) ganer(?), robert finch
probate 27 december 1678 to thomas, filius
inventory: of the goods of thomas choules late of baydon wilts, yeoman, deceased.
taken 3 december 1678 by thomas hues of standlake, co oxon, yeoman and edward headeing alias cheldell of baydon, wilts, yeoman, and thomas choules, senior of baydon aforesaid, yeoman.
signed edward hidden, thomas (x) hues, thomas chowles.
sum total £198-0-0
exhibited 27 december 1678
[edward & thomas hidden are stepsons]