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1573 bartholomew boney kintbury brk archd berks will inv 10503
Estate of bartholomew waldron als boney of kintbury
1) will of bartholomew waldron als boney of kintbury husbandman [probate copy - also in register]
dated 17 june 1573, sick of body, soul to almighty god and jesus christ my redeemer, to be buried in the churchyard of kintbury
to the church of sarum 2d
to the poor mens box of the parish 2d
to my eldest son john my biggest brazen pot and a dripping pan with a broach
my eldest son john to go halves with his mother in the plow and cart with their apputenancies, i.e. one yoke of oxen and 3 mares
my son john to occupy and enjoy the premises at the full age of 23 years
to my youngest son john my second brass pot
to my son william my least brass pot
to my son bartholmew my least pan and one weaning calf and his mother to breed the calf until it is 2 years old
to my daughter agnes my biggest pan
to my daughter jone one fforness
the residue to katherin my wife who is executrix. if she marry she is to put in securities for the payment of the legacies
overseers: john manx and richard jisset [jesset ?]
witnesses: john smyth, william curre, richard boney and john hiden with others
sum inventory: £20-4-4
probate newbury 8 october 1573, commis to executrix named in the will
2) inventory
taken 5 october 1573 by william strong, john shynfyld and thomas hyobes
in primis for the holle way a table board and a 'blanley' and a form standing
in the hall 2s
2 old candlesticks 4d
3 brass pots, 2 pans, and and old cauldren and a little kettle 13s-4d
2 pewter platters, 2 pottagers, chafing dishes 2s-6d
2 tubbs, 'lygyn' barrel, half a dozen pewter dishes, half a dozen trenchers 23d
a dripping pan 8d
a pothangle, 1 braoch, 1 little andiron, 1 iron bar, 3 iron weges 6s
a matale, a shovel, a axe, a bill 2s
an iron beam, 2 leaden weights 2s-8d
1 coat, 1 girkin, 1 doublet, 1 pair of hosen 13s-4d
a flock bed, a bolster, 2 pairs of sheets, a old coverlet 10s
an old cupboard, a kever, and a trough, 2 old coppers 8d
7 acres of wheat and rye and maslin £4-13s
5 acres of barley 55s-4d
a 'jolle' of hay 6s-8d
2 oxen £3-10s
3 mares £3
1 iron bound cart, a cart line, with 1 piece of cart harness, 2 pieces of plow harness, a yoke and a chain praised the plow and the plow iron 33s
1 weaning calf 5s-4d
2 geese, 1 gander 18d
2 hogs 10s
sum total £20-4s-4d
debts owing:
to: roger fygns 11s-6d
john fellow 10s
steven smyth 21s
thomas hethe 6s
goodwife wynbolt 3s
goodwife tomkyns 4s 10d
to john edyn 8s
to willyum wyllys 7s
to anne bony 2 sheep 4s
to jane bony 2 sheep 4s
to anne bony 5s for a calf
to jone bony 5s for a calf
to john bony the elder 12d
to bartylimew skarlok14d
to rychard burton 12d
to elys smyth 2s
sum £4-15s-2d
[no signatures on inventory]

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