Inventory of William Poole, parish clerk, 1637

Herts RO A25/3333

[The original uses Roman numerals for the values but not the total.]

A true and p(er)ficte Inventorie of the goods and Debts and Catles of Will(i)am Poolle late of Winslow Deaseced Clarke of the p(ar)ishe made and praised the xxvijth Day of March by Will(i)am Lownds Will(i)am Hogston & Thomas Tomline Anno Do(m)ni 1637

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d
Inprimis one cubborde in the hall
6
8
It(em) three brasse pots one pan too posnets too ketles one brasse Candlestik
20
It(em) twelfe putter platters one candlesticke and one salte
16
It(em) one table w(i)th frame one forme and one Chaire one joined stoole
5
It(em) one table and frame in the parler
10
It(em) too chestes in the parler
10
It(em) one bedsteede
3
4
It(em) one fetherbed and bolster and too pillowes too coverlids too blankets
26
8
It(em) fower pare of sheetes one Table cloth and halfe a dosen of napkins
20
It(em) one fetherbed and bolster more
26
8
It(em) one bedsteed in the loaft w(i)th the bordes one the flore and other lumber there
6
8
It(em) one pare of Andirons one grediron and pothooks one Iron barre
3
4
It(em) one Cloke and other reparell
10
Sume tot(alis)
8
4
4

[verso] The administration of the goods of William Poole was graunted unto Alice his wif the xxviiith day of March 1637 by me Rob(ert) Maynwaring

And in regard of hir povertie and olde age, we have thought good to abate the one halfe of the fee for the commission


Inventory of Alice Poole, widow, 1637

Herts RO A25/3332

[The original uses Roman numerals for the values but not the total.]

A true Inventorie of all the goods of Alice Poole of Winslow widow, made the xxviith day of Maye anno D(omi)ni 1637 by us whose names are under written

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Inprimis two fetherbedds, three bolsters, two coverletts, and three blanketts
53
4
Item three brass potts, one kettle, two posnetts & a candlestick
20
Ite(m) xvi pieces of pewter great and small
16
Ite(m) two tables & frames, one stoole, and fowr coffers
30
Ite(m) one cubboard and two bedsteeds
13
4
Ite(m) fowr paire of sheets, two table clothes, three pillow beers, and three table napkins
20
Sum(ma) tot(alis)
7
12
8

[signed]
William Lowndes
Robert Bendbow

This administrac(i)on was granted to Richard Poole by me John Harris surrogate the 6th day of June An(n)o D(omi)ni 1637

For the Comission 3s 4d


Notes

William Poole was buried on 1 Feb 1636/7, and Alice Poole on 24 April 1637.

Copyright 24 May, 2013