Summary of Will of Oliver Mallett of Iddesleigh (1621)

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MALLETT, Oliver of Iddesleigh

Date of Will 1 Feb 1621

Exhibited at Dowland 15 Aug 1622.

Administration granted to William Bawdon of Iddesleigh carpenter, and Thomas Comber of Dolton Carpenter of all & singulat the goods &c. of Oliver Mallett the younger of Iddesleigh aforesaid.

Signed in the presence of
John Stafford
Hugh Stafoord
William Bawdon

An Inventory of the goods of Oliver Mallett of Iddesleigh Co. Devon carpenter deceased, praysed by John Davie, William Bawdon, Joel Hammet and Simon Hill 26 Jan 1621.

ImprimisOne cowexxxs.
ItemOne yearlingxijs
"Two piggsvjs viijd
"Old ironxviijd
"Small hoopsvjd
"twoo bedsteadsiiijs
"two coverlets, two beds 
 two bolstersvijs
"one blanket one sheetvs
"two coffersxijd
"three bowesvijd
"three chesels (chisels)vjd
"Sixe planes & a gimletxviijd
"two plane ires & a hookeviijd
"a hand saw and a frame sawvjs viijd
 and two buckets 
"two brandises & a pare of pot-hooks 
 & hangersxijd
"for two turnes and a pare of scalesxd
"One panne, one cauldron one 
 brazen pott.vjs
"six pewter dishes three saucersiiijs
 & a candlesticke 
"for a standard & tubbxviijd
"Nine hole dishes, three trenchers 
 three spoones a drinking cup and 
 a pipercornerxijd
"His aparellixs vjd
"A bord & a formeiiijs iiijd
"A grinding stoneijs vjd
"All other implementsxxd
 The some isvjli xvjs viijd

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