Inventory of Robert Shelton, cooper, 1671

Herts RO A25/3875

The true and perfect Inventory of the Goods Chattles and Credits of Robert Shelton late of Winslowe deceased Cooper made taken and appraised by Edmund Paxton of Winslowe Gent and John Armbrough of the same Maultster the second day of October Anno Domi(ni) 1671.

s
d
Imprimis in wearing Aparrell and money in his purse
1
10
00
Item in the Hall Brasse pewter Table & other Lumber
1
00
00
Item In the Shopp Hoopes and working tooles and boards for worke in his trade
5
00
00
Item In the two Chambers bedsteads bedding & other lumber
1
00
00
Item In the yard wood Chips etc
1
00
00
Item In the street two timber sticks
1
05
00
Item his Hay etc
1
00
00
Item In the Cellar ware of all sort
6
00
00
 
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17
15

Edmund Paxton                [mark of] John Armbridg

Maria  Ex(hibi)tum erat hu(ius)mo(d)i In(ventari)um 4to Octob(ris) 1671 p(er) Mariam Shelton Ad(ministratri)cem pro vero &c

[verso] 4to Octob(er) 1671
Maria Shelton vid Relicta Roberti Shelton nup(er) de Winslow in com' Bucks def.  Iurata fuit cora(m) me.
Johan. Ritchford surr(oga)to


Obligation of Mary Shelton, 1671

Herts RO 107AW37

[summarised from Latin]

Obligation of Mary Shelton, widow & administratrix of Robert Shelton of Winslow, & Edward Harwood of Winslow mason for £40
4 Sep 1671

The marke of Mary Shelton
[signed] Edward Harwood


Notes

Robert Shelton, son of John, married Mary Glenister, daughter of Thomas, by banns on 26 May 1656. He was baptised at Winslow on 2 June 1633 (Mary was baptised on 19 Aug 1631). He was the grandson of Richard Shelton (d.1625) and great-grandson of Frances Shelton (d.1607).

The children of Robert and Mary included:

 

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