have residue of goods after paying debts, etc., to dispose in
works of charity.
Probate 4 November 1457. (Con. Vol II, fol.103.)
18 January 1487. Buried in the church yard of St. Nicholas.
High altar 12d. Sons Robert, Roger, Thomas and daughter Agnes
each have six ewes. That two loads of gravel be placed
at Pownfee sole [pond], also two loads near Boundys where most
necessary. Wife Isabella have all goods during her life, then to
my children, except two acres of land at Nelle Wey be sold, and
money in alms for my soul. Residue after paying debts, etc., to
wife Isabella and Thomas Sentnicholas my Ex’ors.
(W., fol. 86.)
10 Sept. 1516. Buried in the churchyard of St. Nicholas. High
altar 12d. Son Robert, when he is seventeen years of age, have 8
ewes. Daughter Alice, at her marriage or when 18 years old, have a
cow. Elyn Johnson, 4 ewes. Ex’ors : Wife Parnell and John
Paygh. Witnesses : William Ford, Stephen Saverey.
Probate 28 Sept. 1516. (W., fol. 134.)
27 January 1535-6. Buried in the churchyard of St. Nicholas. High
altar 8d., and the High Cross Light a bushel of barley. That son
Stephen have certain implements (sic) that belong to my
house as tables, forms, a cupbord, certain chests, the cart, court
(sic) and plough, harrows, with the harness thereto and my
best horse. Ex’or : wife Isabella, and have the residue of
moveables. My wife, if she keep a widow, have my lands, houses and
tenements until my son Stephen marry, then to him, but if he die
without issue, then to my daughters. Witnesses : Sir Edward
Swynbanke, priest, Nicholas Soly.
Probate 15 March 1536-7. (W., fol 202.)
3 November 1479. Buried in the churchyard. High altar
12d., and to the reparation of the church l6d. To the Light called
Bardingstret* in the church a bushel of barley. Margery,
* Barding or Bereling street is some distance
the church.—Corner of Kent, p. 142.