Inventory of William Myddelton of West Mersea 1555 original transcription

Myddleton Inventory Essex Record Office D/ABW 25/125

Transcribed by Elaine Barker and Trevor Hearn March 2020
See MARG_311_012 for translation to Modern English


1.   Thys ys a Trewe invtory made of the goodes
2.   that was of late Wyllyam Myddyllton of West
3.   mersye & Wreten the xvj daye of Aprell In
4.   the furst & the seconnde yere of the Raynese of
5.   pylyp & marye o[ur] kinge & quene & prys by John
6.   prentes the elder & Robard fokes & John
7.   Jeffere the elder & Wyllyam Semnell paryter [paritor]
8.   In pryms All hys Rayment prys xx s
9.   I[te]m In the hall a tabell & a forme & ij olde chayers
10.   prys ii s
11.   I[te]m on the soller ij flocbedes & all that be
12.   longs to them prys at xxvj s viij d
13.   I[te]m iij bras potes & ij posnetes prys at xiiij s
14.   I[te]m a Caudrn & a bras pan & iij oulde keteles
15.   & a skellet prys at xiij s iiij d
16.   I[te]m x pater plattes & vij dysches & v sallars
17.   & ij saltes & iij Canstekes prys at xiij s
18.   I[te]m all the panes & toles & potes trenchers
19.   dysches & spones prys at iij s
20.   In the bachowse a hanggyne bras & a
21.   malte quaren & a maltynge tole & a chese
22.   troufe & a chese lathe & iij chese motes &
23.   a hayer prys at x s viij d
24.   I[te]m a trowell a spot & Anndrn & a payre of
25.   tonges & a payre of bellowes prys iij s iiij d
26.   I[te]m ij exses a spad a mattoke & a byll prys ij sh
27.   I[te]m & oulde plawe & ij chanes & a Colter & ij
28.   schares & a payre of harrwes prys vij s
29.   I[te]m viij bese & a bulloke prys v li xiij s iij d
30.   I[te]m a bull &ij stere bullokes & a oxe prys
31.   x li vj s vij d
32.   I[te]m a horse & a mare prys xx s
33.   I[te]m forty ewes & lames be ther sydes
34.   prys v li
35.   I[te]m iij schets prys v s
36.   I[te]m viij henes & a Coke &ij gese & a
37.   a gander prys iij s
38.   The s[um]me ys xx li & iij s
39.   Thys wetnese John prentes Robard
40.   Fokes John Jefere the elder John Aylward
41.   W[i]t[h] other

1555
ID: MARG_311_011
Source: Mersea Museum