1688 richard clydesdale inkpen brk archd berks will 6508
Will of richard cledsdale als hidden of inkpen yeoman
To wife ann his house for her lifetime. To son richard £6 and 40s from grandfather of the said richard henry robinson alias hunt received from ann robinson alias hunt. To dau ann £6 and 40s from grandfather etc. To daughter abigail £6 and 40s from grandfather etc. To daughter margery wife of henry marsh 1s. To son william after death of wife ann the house and estate for term of lease yet to come subject to legacies to each of his children after the death of ann. viz. daneil, henry, mary, benjamin. If william refuses to pay the legacies then richard is to let the house and living for three years and divide the rent among the legatees, the estate then to revert to william. To wife ann all livestock corn in barns and standing etc after payment of expenses and legacies. Wife ann to be sole executrix. Mark of testaor (with seal). Dated 28 june 1687. Wit: philip heath, thomas garrard, john heath.
Probate granted at newbury to anne cledsdale alias hidden the relict of the deceased 24 april 1688