Hopkinson Thomas 1633 of Stathern will and inventory

Thomas Hopkinson of Stathern 1633 Will and Inventory

Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland Archives PR/T/1633/11

November 16 Ao dni 1632

Memorand that the day & yeare afore sayd Thomas Hopkinson of Statherne in the County of Leicester, labourer, being sicke of body, but (god be praysed) of whole and perfecte memory, did make a parrall or Nuncupative Will in the presence of us whose names are subscribed, in manner and forme following

First hee gave and bequeathed to Thomas Hopkinson his Eldest sonne the summe of twelve pence in money and a Hive of Bees

Item the sayd testator gave and bequeathed to his sonne John Hopkinson thirty shillings of money of England, to bee payd about Maie day next ensuing

Item the sayd Thomas Hopkinson gave to his daughter Priscilla three shillings four pence

Item hee gave & bequethed to his daughter Marie a brasse pott, and a pann, and a Bedstead

Item hee gave to his daughter Margaret a Cupboard, and a bedstead

Item hee bequeathed to John Browne and Willm Greene, his sonnes in law, to each of them twelve pence

Item the sayd defunct gave & bequeathed to Richard Hopkinson, his grand Childe, one Lambe hogg

Item all the rest of the goodes and Chattells of the sayd Thomas Hopkinson, deceased, unbequeathed, hee gave & bequeathed to Elizabeth his wife, whom hee ordayned to bee his sole Executrix of this his last will and Testament

Roger Clem [?] his marke

Alice Hanson her marke


A true and perfecte Inventorie of all the goods and Chattells of Thomas Hopkinson late of Stathorne in the Countie of Leicester Laborer deceased prized the fifth daie of December 1632 by two sufficient men viz James Rouse and Richard Patchet as followeth

Imprimis his purse apparrell and girdle 5s
Item 2 bedsteades and a wheele 2s
Item 2 Coverletts and 2 pillowes 3s
Item a paire of flaxen sheetes a paire of hempin sheetes & one towel 8s
Item a Cubboord 6s
Item 2 tables one barrell one Chest and one Arke 10s
Item 2 Cherne & kimmell 2 tubbs & one old arke 2s
Item 2 brasse pottes and 3 pannes 13s
Item 2 kine 4 li
Item 3 sheepe 5s
Item two shoats 8s
Item 3 hives of bees 6s
Item hay 20s
Item 2 kittes and a penne 12d
Item two pippins & 4 dishes 4d
Item 2 Reckin hookes a fireiron and a payre of tonges 12
Item Coales 12d
Item 2 Cushions 3 or 4 Clewes of yarene a sale Ca… a little fourme with all other things about  
the house not knowne nor remembered 12d
                                              Suma totalis viii li viiis  

Probate 8 April 1633