Caunt John 1665 of Plungar will and inventory

John Caunt of Plungar 1665 Will and Inventory

Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland Archives, Leicestershire Wills and Probate Records 1665

In the name of God Amen the Eighteenth day of July in the yeare of our Lord God 1664 I John Caunt of Plunger in the Countie of Leicester webster being sick in body but of perfect memorie and understanding thanks be given to Almighty God doe make and ordaine this my last will and testament in manner and form as followeth

First I Commend my soule into the hands of allmighty god my only Saviour and redeemer and my body to be buried at the desire of my Executor

Itam I Give to Elizabeth my daughter my house and all that doe belong thereunto when shee cometh to one and twentie years of age

In the meane while if it please God to take Martha my wife away then my house and all the purtenance thereunto belonging with all the houshold goods that shee doth Leave unto the use of Elizabeth my daughter

Item I give to John Caunt son of William Caunt my brothers son one shilling after my desease

All the rest of my Goods unbequeathed I doe give to Martha my wife whome I doe make my souls Executor of this my Last will and testament

                                                                                                         John Caunt his Marke


Thomas Whittill

William Caunt his Marke

John Bugge


October the 2 day Ano domini 1664 A trew and perfect invotary of all the goods and chattels and Cattel of John Caunt of Plunger late deceased as folleth

  £ s d
Imprimis his purse and aparill 0 15 0
In the hall      
Itam one little Tabel and frame and 2 bufit Stooles with other od implements 0 10 0
Itam in the parler one cubard 2 chests with other implements 0 6 8
Itam in the Chamber one bed sted with other implements 0 4 0
Itam in the yard Corne and hay 1 10 0
Itam for 2 Couse and a colfe 3 0 0
Itam 3 pigs 0 15 0
Itam in the shop 2 loomes and other materials there unto belongin 5 0 0
                                                                                                                        Sum total 12 0 8

Prased by us

William Orson

Thomas Blankly his marke

Probate 7 April 1665