Inventory of John Scott, 1582

Herts RO A25/1043

The true And p(er)fitt Inventary of all and singuler the goods Debts and Cattells of John Scott late of Wynslow in the Countie of Bucks deceased made and praysed by Rob(er)t Lownds and Willi(a)m Emerton the 27th of June Anno D(omi)ni 1582

In the Hall
In pr(i)mis
a Table w(i)th tresst(e)lls two benches a chayre and two paynted clothes

iiij s
In the Parlo(r) next the hall
Ite(m) a cupboad ij chests ij boads a fourme ij tressells and a benche
xij s
In the Chamber ov(er) the hall
Item a Table w(i)th a frame a fourme and one old cheste
ij s vj d
Item two old bedsteds
iij s iiij d
Item a mattresse a blancket and ij Coverletts
x s
Item ij bolsters and ij pillowes
iiij s
Item ij forrest bills and a sworde
v s
In the Chamber ov(er) the Parlo(r)

Item an old Bedstede an old mattresse a chese boade and a cheese Rack

ij s
In the Kytchyn
Item iij tubbes and a barrell
ij s
Item an old Busshell
iiij d
Item an old Table vj chese fatts vj wodern dishes a charne and two dozen of trenchers
xvj d
Item a spitt a trevett a fire shovell a payre of tonges ij pothangers and ij hayre Syves
iij s iiij d
In the Buttery
Item xvj peces of pewter iiij sawcers iiij porringers a quarte potte a pinte potte iij saltsellers iij candlesticks of pewter and a cha(m)berpott of pewter
x s
Item two little tubbes a cover a greate stand iiij stone potts iiij little potts of stone and a cofer
x s
Item iij brasse pa(n)nes iiij kettells a skimmer a chafing dishe and a frieing pa(n)ne
xx s
Item vij paire of shetes and iiij table clothes
xiij s iiij d
Item iiij pillowberes
ij s
Item iij kyne
iiij li
Item iiij shotes a sowe and a store
xiij s iiij d
Item iiij hens a cocke and two capons
ij s
Item a leane too and a paire of stayres
v s
Item certayne bords and a hogg trough
vj s
Item his apparell
xiij s iiij d
Item the stuffe about the howse
x s
Sum(m)a Totalis
xj li vijs xd

[Presented by Robert Daunce vicar of Wynslo proxy of Amy Scott administratrix 5 Nov 1582]


forrest bills: woodman's bill-hooks (OED)

Amy Scott, widow, married Thomas Sucklyng at Winslow on 8 June 1584. 20 years after John Scott's death, Thomas made the following addition to his inventory

Addition to inventory of John Scott, 1602

Herts RO A25/1853

The true and p(er)fitt Inventary of all and singuler the goods debts and cattells of John Scott while he lyved of Wynslo in the cownty of Bucks deceased unadministered by Amy Scott also deceased the late wyfe of the said John and Administratrix of all and singler the goods debts and cattells of the same John w(hi)ch were forgotten and lefte out of the Inventary of the goods of the foresaid John by her the said Amy heretofore exhibited made the vth daye of Maye 1602.

In Primis a Saddle a Bridell a payer of Bootes and a payer of Spurres
xl s
Su(m)ma patet

[Latin] signu(m) Thome [mark] Sucklinge administratoris

[Presented by Thomas Sucklinge, late husband of Amy Suckling alias Scott widow of John Scott and administratrix, 5 May 1602]