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1721 joseph simpkins calne wil treasurer of sarum will inv 10885 will and inventory of joseph simpkins 1) will of joseph simpkins of calne, mercer dated 5 jan 1720/21 to my daughter ann simpkins 230 to my son joseph simpkins 200 and the best leas in the comans that i bought of widow crane to my son john simpkins 230 to my son charles simpkins 230 the money for my sons john and charles to be held by trustees for their use to the poor of calne 40s in bread trustees to be my brother charles simpkins of devizes and john k[?]eate senior of calne who are to have 20s each the residue to my son joseph simpkins and my daughter ann simpkins who i appoint sole executrix [sic] signed jos: simpkins [with seal] witnessed: thomas heath, ann coleman, jane (x) jones household goods to joseph and ann share and share alike besides the legacies i have given them sworn by executors coram benjamin d'arandae 17 may 1721. Sworn by joseph simpkins and ann simpkins the son and dau and the executors named in the will. rec feod 10s [stamp] Inventory of the goods of joseph simpkins of calne taken 14 april 1721 by walter forman, john keate [both sign] long list of trade materials e.g. hatbands, creap, persians, staffs, buttons, needles, thread, silk, woosted etc etc x-y-z in good and bad debts 292-17-6 executors year for one copyhold tenement 8-0-0 total 976-16-10 household goods 103-17-11
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