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Probate Collection; Will and documents for James Scudamore, gent

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1. Will [2pages] dated 20 July 1686 .

Beneficiaries: To the repair of the Llancillo Parish church, 10/-.
To James Scuamore , son, one table board and frame in the parlour, one other board in the Hall, one bedstead from the chamber over the Hall, one cupboard and a chair from the chamber over the new parlour.
To Thomas Scudamore, son, £20 plus all the implements of husbandry.
To John Scudamore, son, £20 plus a feather bed, a red rug, a blanket two pair of sheets, a brass pot, a coffer and three pewter plates.
To Mary, daughter, £50 to be paid out of a mortgage of £100 held on
land of John Gilbert , gent, the remaining £50 to daughter Elizabeth. Also to the two girls all the household stuff not already bequeathed.
To funeral expenses £20.

Executors: Sons, John Scudamore and Thomas Scudamore

Signed by testator

Witnesses: John Symonds, Elizabeth Nichols & Madlen Scudamore.

Properties Named: John Gilbert's Land.

Date of Probate: 1 August 1690

2. Inventory:
12 July 1690 , value £266 14 4d .Appraisers John Symonds & Howell Powell




Includes a Bond dated 4 August 1690
Bounden: Thomas Scudamore of Llancillo and David Price of Walterstone

plus a separate cover sheet, 5 pages in all.

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