Abstract Number 10059

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1675 thomas dennis newtown hungerford brk dean of sarum will inv 10059
1) inventory of the goods of thomas dennis late of newtowne in hungerford, blacksmith
taken 10 september 1675 by robert baker and john hissey yeomen
in th shop his tools, cole, bellows etc £42-0-0
sum £89-19s-8d [both sign]
exhibited 2 may 1676 sub juram'to dorothea dennis relicta
2) will of thomas dennis of greate hidden in hungerford, blacksmith [in margin 'greate hidden infra paroch de hungerford']
the rent of all my lands which i lately purchased of sir bolstrode whitelocke to my wife dorothy dennis and after her death to my son thomas dennis for ever.
my son james dennis
my son joseph dennis
my son beniamine dennis
my son thomas dennis my shop and tools etc provided he pays to henry lamport of reading £20 and teach my son joseph the trade of blacksmith
residue to my wife dorothy who is sole executrix
overseer my friend john hissey. dated 12 june 1675
[testators mark]
witnesses: thomas hobbs, john hissey

[above date is date of will]

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