Will

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 ARL/27/47
  • Dates of Creation
      22 Sep 1498
  • Language of Material
      English
  • Physical Description
      1 mem. Form: indenture.

Scope and Content

Parties: (1) Richard Winnington of Winnington, esquire.

Details: The will of Richard Winnington, in which, amongst other bequests, he leaves 40s. towards making a stone steeple at Witton, and the like sum towards making the church at Budworth; money [7 marks a year] for a priest to sing for his soul and the souls of his ancestors at Witton church for five years, money towards the marriages of his sisters Jane and Elizabeth and payments to his servants, William Lewis and Hugh. Written at Northwich, 22 September, 14 Henry VII.

Witnesses: William Walton; Thomas Newhall, priests; William Lewis.