Clapton in Gordano Wills.

 

Collated by Mary Mason.

 

1540 Feb 26 John Hardyng. To be buried in the churchyard of Clapton.

 

Church of Wells 4d: Church of Clapton 2 bushels of Barley: Church of Portyshed (Portishead)1 bushel of barley: Church of Weston 1 bushel of Barley:

My daughter Elizabeth 20s: My daughter Elizabeth Kempe a cow: and a twyllng shete: my daughter Jone a heffer: my son Jamys my best cote: my son Thomas 3 yewys:

 

Residue: Ededy, my wife.

Witnesses: Sir Rychard Carey, curat, John Horte, John Kyng, John Preston.

Summa 5 9s 4d.