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1553 william paty shefford west brk archd berks will inv 12322 1) will of william paty of west shefford dated 25 jan [feb ?] 1553 [probate copy, also in register D] to be buried in the churchyard of shefford to my son richard patie 10 sheep and a weaned calf to my son antonye patye 10 sheep and a weaned calf to my dau agnes willons 10 sheep and a weaned calf to thomas willons my son-in-law a yearling calf to thomas willons son to the said thomas 2 sheep to ---------- one of my godvhildren 4d to robert haysell 12d to richard horshe 12d the residue to elizabeth my wife who is executrix overseers: robert haisell and richard horish witnesses: willm buck, john hiddon, willm robinson and others Sum inv: 13-7s-6d. Probate Newbury 12 oct 1553 2) Inventory praysed by john hydden and william buck in the hall: 1 table & 2 trestles 8d 1 old cupboard 8d a towrne wheale [turnwheel] 4d a forme 2d in the chamber: 3 coppers [coffers ?] 2s a coverlet 3s-4d 4 pairs of canvas sheets 10s a pair of blankets 2s-8d a flockbed 2s-8d 2 bolsters 2s 2 pillows 6d 1 tester of a bed 20d 3 yards of woolen cloth 3s 1 todd of wool 10s 1 russet coat 10s 1 old russet coat 12d 2 old shirts 20d 1 pair of hosen 20d 1 doublet 12d 1 bonnet 12d 1 table cloth 12d 1 silver spoon 20d in the kitchen: 1 pair of pothangers 8d 4 brazen pots 10s 2 pans 4s 4 kettles and a chafing dish 4s 1 dozen of pewter platters & 3 saucers 5s 2 candlesticks & 1 salt seller 8d 1 iron broach 6d 1 frying pan 4d 5 'baytelles' and an 'chever' 2s a hatchet and an axe 8d in the barn: 6 quarters of wheat praised at 4s-8d the quarter 28s 7 quarters of barley praised at 3s-4d the quarter 23s-4d a half quarter of oats 16d 6 bushels of fatches [vetches] 6s 1 quarter of pesen [peas] 2s-8d 1 load of hay 5s 2 sieves & a riddle & a malt sieve 8d 2 sacks 6d 2 loads of wood 2s 1 plow with all the appurtenances 5s 2 carts 26s-8d 4 horses with the horse's harness 33s-4d 3 kine 1 yearling 3s-4d lxxx(?) [80] sheep 5 4 hogs & a 'bore' pig 10s 4 pigs weaning 4s 6 geese 16d 20 ducks 3s-4d 12 hens & a cock 2s-4d Summa 13-7s-6d Debts which the said willyam patie owed the day of departing to thomas wyllons 20s to william buck 2s to anthonye patie 2s to john hydden 2s Sum inde 26s


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