Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI

Ms. Roll 1594 An inventary of all and singular the goodes and chattells and debtes of John Ffox, late of Chacumbe in the countie of Northampton, gentleman deceased

Title

An inventary of all and singular the goodes and chattells and debtes of John Ffox, late of Chacumbe in the countie of Northampton, gentleman deceased

Authors

Call number

Ms. Roll 1594
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)

Alternate identifiers

Publisher

The University of Pennsylvania Libraries

Language

English, with a few words in Latin

Origin

Probably written at the manor house at Drayton (Gedge) in Oxfordshire, or in Chacombe, Northamptonshire, 17 January 1593 (year given in document as 1592, since the new year then began March 1).
Date
1593
Place
Drayton or Chacombe

Summary

Inventory or list of goods of a manor house arranged by room, including the hall, a study, chambers with linens, a garrett, milkhouse, kitchen, buttery, and stable, with values given for each item and a total at the end. At the bottom of the roll is an inscription in another hand in Latin, dated 8 February 1593 (year given in document as 1592 since the new year then began March 1), concerning the probate of John Fox's will and mentioning his wife Mary. The third membrane is detached and must have been the outside of the roll, as it has written in another hand at the end of the verso, An inventory of all ye goods, chattles, and debts of John Ffoxs of Chacombe.

Notes

Extent

1 roll (3 membranes) : 250 x 13.5 cm

Support

Parchment

Script

  • Written in a secretary hand.
  • Provenance

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    Membrane 1, Side 1
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    Membrane 2, Side 1
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    Membrane 3, Side 1
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    Membrane 1, Side 2
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    Membrane 2, Side 2
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    Membrane 3, Side 2
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