Residue after paying debts etc to Dom Henry Brome, clerk
and parish-priest of Middleton, and John Dyne my cousin, my Ex’ors, to
dispose for my soul. Witnesses :—James Welforth, Richard Dyne, tailor,
William Hilles, Thomas Hilles.
(A. Vol. 23, fol. 180.)
5 May, 1536. Buried in the churchyard before the Porch next
to the stone. High altar for tithes 3-4d. Wife Joan have all my
leases of the parsonage, and be Ex’or, with Mr. Thomas Austen, vicar,
and John Seth senior, overseers, each have 10 /-. Wife have all my lands,
tenements to sell for to pay my debts etc, and the overplus given to my
children (not named). Witnesses :—Mr. Thomas Austen, vicar, John
Marchant, Roger Yenes, Thomas Polokk, Godfrey Sharpe.
[Probate 19 July
(A. Vol. 21, fol. 28.)
JOAN AWCY, widow.
1 Feb. 1540-1. Buried in the churchyard beside my husband
Thomas Gladwin [died 1514]. Ex’or :—Daughter Katherine to pay my debts
and have residue. My taynters
(for stretching cloth) with the ground and little house to daughter
Katherine. Witnesses :—Thomas Austen vicar, Dom. Henry Browne, John
[Probate 12 April
(A. Vol. 22, fol. 299.)
10 August 1479. Buried in the churchyard of Holy Trinity.
High altar for tithes 2/-. Son John one taynter in the garden at Ore. Ex’or
:—Wife Robergie have residue after debts paid to dispose for my soul,
with John Bromefeld overseer. Wife have for life my house in the
market-place of Middilton, then to son John, and if wife be with a son the
house be divided between them; if a girl to have 13-4d, but if both die to
be sold, the money to a priest for our souls and all faithful departed.
[Probate 15 Oct.
(A. Vol. 3, fol. 219.)
24 Feb. 1484-5. Buried in the churchyard. High altar 3-4d;
the parish-clerk 8d. Residue after paying debts etc to wife Petronille,
who with Thomas Wader my Ex’ors. Lands