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Engrossed Inventory - Joseph Fraine, of Barnstaple, linen draper (1692)

19 March 1692

© Crown Copyright

PROB 4/7585, Records of the Prerogative Court of Canterbury

Transcribed by Jonathan Frayne


An Inventory of all and singular the goods debts & creditts of Joseph ffraine Late of Barnstaple in the County of Devon . . . . . . 3 day of March 1691 by John Reardon and John Hawks Overseers.


Imprimis his wearing apparell £xviij-xvs.
Item his bookes £ij-xs.
Item his plate and gold rings £vj-iijs.
Item his severall small things in his Estate in (?)
    Newport where his ( - ? -) ( - ? -)  
Item 6 baggs of ( - ? -) (?)
Item 1 ( - ? -) of ( - ? -) (?)
Item one hundred and eightie bushells of salt sold for (?)
Item twenty three bushells of figs sold for £xj-xvjs.
Item rotten barrells lost in the cellar -
Item seaven barrells thrown away being rotten -
Item one cask of wine three parts full not good -
Item money rec'd from Mr John Symonds and Company £vl-xviijs.
Item rec'd that was due on book £ij-ijs.-iijd.
Item twenty bushells of salt sold for £vij-xvijs.-vjd.
Item about twenty five bushells in the cellar £viij-vjs.
Item good debts due on book £l
Item bad debts due on book £lxxij-viijs.-vijd.
Item money rec'd on John Coggers Bond £xxj
Item rec'd on Nicholas Sweets Bond £ij-xvijs.
Item rec'd on William Yeos Bond £j-xviijs.-iijd.
Item rec'd on William Moores Bond £j-xviijs.-iijd.
Item rec'd on William Leys Bond £xv-xviijs.
Item Agnis and John Lakes Bond £v
Item John Greads bill £viij-xijs.
Item Thomas Palmers bill £viij-iijs.
Item John Stephens bill £xvj
Item John Lakes bill £j-xjs.
Item Susanna Cattles bill £ij-xs.
Item Richard Norbutts bill £v-vijs.
Item money withdrawn on John Shepheards bill £v-viijs.-iiijd
Item James Lees bill £vj
Item Richard Matthews Bond £c
Item Richard Matthews Bond £xxj
Item Richard Matthews Bond £xl
Item Richard Matthews Bond £xxxj
Total £cdxxxiiij-viijs.-vijd.
Money good of the above £l
Item money bad on the above £clxxiiij-viijs.-vijd.
Item money rec'd money of William Moore being part of a bond £lx-vijs.
Item money lent on a peice of plate £vij
Item lumber £j
[There follows 8 rolls of debtors to Joseph Fraine-about 500 names at an estimate]