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Ottiwell Bramhall: probate 3rd November 1602

In the name of god amen the 30th of august in anno domini 1602 I ottiwell brammall of the thorsettfeldes being sicke in bodie but in perfitt remenbrance praysed be god/ do make this my last will and testament in maner and forme folowing fyrst I bequeat my soule [to?] {1} almythe god my maker and redimer and my bodie to be buried within the Chappell of [Mellor?] {1} [Item] {1} I geve to ane brammall my Sister £10 Item I geve to Elyzabethe bramall my Sister £10 Item I geve to margaret hyde weddowe 10s. I geve to alis hyde 10s. item I geve [? everye] {1} childe that I am unncle to 12d. apeace item to ane Brammall a yewe and a lambe [to ?] {1} margaret bramall 2s. item to robert hyde 2s. item I geve to master george nedam my black horse item I geve to my father my mare and foyule item I geve to my brother Jhon one cowe and 30s. all my legaties and funerall expenses and dettes payed the [remainder?] {1} of all my gwdes I geve to my mother I make Jhon brammal my brother Edmnde Robothun and robert raygwaye my full executors of this my will and my father and william bramall my overseirs these being wittnese Robert hyde {a}

Dettes that I doue owe

  £ s d
Item to richard [betne?] {2}   26 0


dettes that are owinge

  £ s d
Item one cowe that master nedam and Robert raygwaye have in there handes {b}


Item one cowe in mistress nedam hande {b}


Item nedam
6 8
mistress Stafford
18 8
master hyde
8 2
robert Stafford
4 8
gualter normanseld
4 8
his wyfe

14
nicholas wilkenson
2 8
the wyfe of thomas armfeld
10 0
the wyfe of James Pattes

18
the wife of homfre beard
10 0
the wife of Robert hadfeld
6 8
thomas armfeld
9 8
raphe armfeld
6 0
raphe armfeld
7 6
the wife of thomas hadfeld
20 5
william rayge
18
laurance Jonsone
6 4
ottiwell fearnelye
9 3
Jhon syckes
15 10
william carington
4 8
william selvester
2 0
william beard
7 0
william beard of newmill
2 6
william wyld
2 6
george sheart for anthonye cleton
40 0
thomas goddert for antonye cleton
20 0
antonye cletton
18 3
margere cletton
2 7
thomas meller
15 0
Edward meller
4 6
william meller 3 6 8
Jhon Walker
14 0
bartelmewe warmbie

21
william Chatterton
3 4
georg radclift
16 6
thomas getlick
2 4
cislye radclift {1}
40 ?
Jhon homoton {1}
8 ?
william homoton {1}

?
Robert Chatterton

3
william burdicane {1}

?
geffre bredburye {1}

?
william brammall senior {1}

?
william bramall Junior {1}

?
the wife of laurance bram[all?]{1}

?
the wife [? hult?]{2}{1}

?
raphe blackwall {1}

?
ottiwell blackwall {1}

?
Oliver Jotterell
8 2
robert goddert
50 0
robert godert
47 0
robert cletton
3 0
renould robotum
21 3
cislye radclifte
2 4

anno domini 1602 17 of September
an inventory of all the goodes and cattell boathe movable and unmovable of ottiwel brammall latlye deceased praysed by thomas shettelworth thomas goddert Edward robothun robert hadfeld

  £ s d
Inprimis 5 kyne the pryce 9 0 0
Item 2 horses 4 0 0
4 shep
12 0
in haye
22 0
in clote
12 0
in sackes
3 0
a sadle
3 0
in yereon ware
10 0
his apparell with purche and gyrdle 3 0 0
{6} 19 2 0

Fiat probacio testaraenti retroscripti et administracio executoribus in eodem nominatis. Commissio pro juramento Johannis Brammer et Edmundi Robotham [Roberto] {7} [curato?] {1} de Mellor.
[Let probate of the will written overleaf and administration be made to the executors named in the same. Commission for the oath of John Brammer and Edmund Robotham to Robert [....? curate?] {1} of Mellor] {4}
Footnotes
{1} Damaged.
{2} Illegible.
{4} Translation.
{6} Total supplied by transcribers.
{7} Interlined.
{a} Only one witness named.
{b} No values given for these items.

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