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Summary of Will of Barnabie Mallett (1606)

[Cresswell 1940, Archdeaconry of Totnes]

By permission of West Country Studies Library

Provided by Mike Mallett <mm-lists AT>

MALLETT, Barnabie of Broadwoodkelly.
Date of Will 5 April 1606.
Proved 26 June 1606.

April 5 1606. I Barnabie Malllett of Broadwoodkelly To the the poor of the parish of Broadwood xijd To my son Danyel one shepe and vs in money. To Oliver Mallett my son two keyne & six shepe provided alwayes that if he doth take the living that his mother in law now dwelleth in or any other living that Oliver Mallett of Iddesleigh shall think fit for him, that then his portion or legacies shall be made worth £10. Unto Rycharde my wife all my right and title yet to come in Woodland.
The rest of my goods to Rycharde my wife, sole executrix.

[a signature of testator or witnesses]

Proved June 26 1606.

A trew inventory of the goods &c of Barlebyn (sic) Mallett late of Broadwoodkelly deceased praysed by Oliver Mallett, Symon Worthy & Richard Rattenbury and John Taylor xxv April 1606.

Five kyne of which some have calves xli    
One heaffer of 2 yeares & 1 yearling   xxxiiijs iiid
Fourteen sheep iiijl xs  
One pigge   vjs viijd
Two acres of wheat & rye & 2 of otes vl vjs viijd
The corne within dores   xs  
Crockes & pannes   xxiiijs  
Pewter vessels   xiijs ivd
Wooden vessels   vs  
Beef & Baken   xvs  
Foure coffers   vjs  
Beds performed   xxvjs viid
His aparrell   xxxs  
One table bord, 1 form & other stooles   ijs vjd
One turne     vijd
Mattocks & shovels with hooks and hatchets vs    
One winnowing sheet with sieves & semels vijs vjd  
One brandise pot hangers & gridiron and toasser     xxd
Two little bedsteads   iijs iiijd
Woodricks   xs  
Hay, reeds, cheesewring & a wheelbarrow   iijs  
Crockes     xijd
Two borde clothes   ijs  
One ladder     xijd
Sum totalis xxvjl vs viijd
[More information on the MALLETT family]