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1665 anthony barkesdale woodspeen, shawbridge speen brk archd berks will inv 7484 will of anthony barkesdale of shawbridge, parish of woodspeen, tanner dated 22 january 1665 sick and weak in body to my daughter elizabeth 40 to my son thomas barkesdale 5 to my son john barkesdale my cupboard in the parlour my best joined bedspread and all the wainscot standing in and about my house (which said effects should remain in my house for ever) to my son john barkesdale also 12d to my son anthony barkesdale 12d to my daughter martha 12d to my daughter anne barkesdale 12d to my grandchild thomas snow the son of my late daughter rose 10s to my son john barkesdale 3 daughters anne mary and martha 10s each my said grandchildren thomas snow anne, martha and mary barkesdale all under 18 the residue to my loving wife martha who is sole executrix signed anthony barkesdale [shaky hand] witnesses thomas wilson, nicholas mash probate oxon 14 february 1665 to martha barkesdale widow and relict sum inventory 524 - 1s- 4d taken 12 feb 1665 includes 1 great bible and some other books 7s- 6d in the backside and pits 23 dicker and a half of benns at 11 per dicker 258 -10s 11 dicker and 6 upper leather hides at 4- 10s per dicker 52- 6s 300 powles 12 -10s 28 rawhides 23 26 loads of bark in the barns 51 trade implements [described] 3-13s -4d sum total 524-1s-4d signed anthony linche, william linch, william osgood
[original will]

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