1643 alexander clydesdale ramsbury wil archd berks will/inv 6507
Will of alexander clidsdale als hidden of ramsbury gent
Testatr is aged and infirm. To mr john worrall minister at hungerford 20s. To mr wilde minister at ramsbury 20s. To the poor people of hungerford 20s. To the poor people of ramsbury 20s. To sister jane pannell widow £5. To cousin jane younge wife of edward younge of inkpen £3. To cousin susan head widoe £5. To nephew anthony hedden £5. To martha wilkinson wife of lawrence wilkinson £4. To mary browne wife of jonas browne £3. To phillis scriven wife of william scriven £3. To goddaughter anne worrall the dau of my nephew thomas worrall clerk £3. The residue (mentions jewels and gold plate) to nephew thomas worrall clerk who is sole executor. Overseers my friends nicholas burche of hungerford and henry longfield of charnam street. Signed alexander hydden (with seal). Dated 13 oct 1637. Wit: tho barrett and thomas mountigue.
Probate granted at oxford 10 nov 1643 to thomas worrall the executor named in the will.
Inventory of the goods of alexander clydesdale als hidden of wasing co berks taken by john h(?)orsley and john samerse inhabitants of wasing.[ both make their mark] dated 15 july 1643. Total £135-15s-0d. exhibited at oxford 10 nov 1643