Lancashire Archives

Made 11 March 1622
To be buried in the chapel of Harwood near the font
Good divided into two parts – son James to have one part, the other divided into three parts, one for Ann his wife, one part to James and Alice his children, the third for expenses and debts.
Executors Ann his wife and James his son.

States he is a clothier.
Taken 5 April 1623 by Richard Osbaldeston of Billington husbandman, Robert Duckworth of Great Harwood husbandman, William Wiggan of Great Harwood Clothier, Lawrence Hindle of Great Harwood husbandman
Total £123 13s 5d

Burial not recorded in St. Bartholomew’s parish register, but the famine/disease at this time meant no burials recorded at Great Harwood in 1623.

©Barbara Youds