Researched & Transcribed by Janet Meads

Inventory of Thomas Wright 1756

May 14th 1756 An Inventory (being first duely Stampt) of all and Singular the Goods and Chattles belonging to Thomas Wright of Burton Latimer in the County of Northampton . Deceased on the 8th Day of March last past, William Spicer and John Rowlett Appraisers of the Same (as follows).


Li
s
d
Purse and Apparel
20
0
0
14lb Nails & Small
0
12
6
6lb Black & Jamacan Pepper
0
8
0
Goods in ye large Draws
0
13
0
Goods in ye little Draws
0
12
0
Cocoa
0
3
6
Coffee & Tea
1
7
0
Snuff
0
9
0
Starch
0
1
8
Gartering & Qualitys
0
16
6
Buttons & Snuff Boxes
0
3
6
Chocolate & Sealing Wax
0
5
0
Horn Booke & Primmers & Testament
0
4
6
Cards & Ribbands & Pins
0
5
6
2D Thread
0
5
10
Silk Combs & Shirt Buttons
0
4
9
Tapes & Whip Cord
0
6
6
Fine Threads & Laces
0
5
0
Buckles & Powder Blue
0
2
6
11 Bottles of Daffies Elixer
0
9
0
12 Daffies Ditto 6 Ditto
0
6
0
Castle Soap
0
3
0
Car. Seeds Sulphur Bowl Ditto
0
2
6
Bees Wax
0
3
0
Plods
2
0
11
Cheese, Butter, Seam
0
6
6
Yarn Spinning
0
7
6
Pipes
0
3
6
Herrings
0
10
0
Gun Powder
0
3
0
Candles
0
12
0
Blue, Copperas Salt Pol**e
0
5
6
Cottons
0
2
0
Salt
1
10
0
About 2 C Allom
1
16
0
Brown Candy
0
6
9
Salt Goo*
0
2
6
Fine Sallad Oyle
0
13
0

37
8
11
A Barrel of Turpentine
0
7
0
5lb Barg*ing Pitch
0
1
7
Glue
0
5
6
Flag Brooms
0
4
0
Brushes & hard Brushes
0
6
6
Back Thread & other Things
0
8
6
Pattens & Boards
0
7
6
Glue
0
4
6
A Punch Bole & Gally Pots
0
3
0
Buttons, Canvas, &tc.
0
13
0
Whet Stones & Paper
0
2
6
6 Cannisters
0
6
0
A Small Oyl Jarr & broken bols
0
2
6
6 Oyle Bottles & Small Jarr
0
6
6
32 Boxes
0
16
0
Counter & Drawes
1
10
0
Mill & Mortar
1
1
0
Scales & Weights
1
1
0
Measures, Barrel & Shelves
0
10
0
18lb Loaf Sugar
0
12
0
25lb Ditto
0
14
7
14 Stocks of Bees
4
4
0
Sheep in ye Field
4
0
0
Horse & Saddle
7
7
0
In ye Ware House 3 Kegs of Barrel Soap
1
17
6
3:1:0 Sugr.? at 40 lb
6
10
0
2:0 Sugr.? At 50
1
5
0
40lb Tobacco 10
1
13
4
20lb Dust
0
8
4
28 lb Spannish
0
16
4
84 lb Treackle
0
13
6
56 lb Currants
1
4
0
12 lb Leaf Tobacco
0
10
0
B******
0
4
0
Empty Barrels, Boxes, Rundlets,
1
0
0
Pitch & Tarr
0
18
0
2 Old Chests, Tubb Fat & Pilion Cloth
1
10
0
2 Barkets of Mallagr.?
1
0
0
1/2 Raisons
0
17
0
Hops & Chees
10
0
0

93
10
1
In the Parlour



A Bedstead and Beding
4
0
0
A Desk & Table & Cubbard
0
12
6
A Clock
2
0
0
Eight Chairs
0
8
0
A Looking Glass
0
7
6
A Grate & other Things belonging to it
0
10
0
A Tea Board and Small Table
0
5
0
Other Things Value
1
5
0
Two Large Silver Spoons& Tea Spoons & Tongs
1
5
0
In ye House



A Grate
1
1
0
Irons and Brass & other Things
6
5
0
In ye Parlour Chamber



A Bed & Beding
1
10
0
Linen
4
0
0
A Chest of Draws & other Things
3
8
0
In ye Best Chamber



A Bed & Beding Stead
3
3
0
A Feather Bed, Bolster & Pillows Blanket & Quilt
8
10
0
A Chest of Draws & other Things
1
15
0
A Watch
3
0
0
A Curral
0
7
6
Ten Dishes & 2 Dozen of Plates
3
0
0
A Barrel & Frying Pann
0
8
0
Three Dozen Bottles
0
6
0
A Bell Metal Pot & other Things
2
15
0
In ye Yard



A Pump
2
0
0
Wood
1
0
0
In ye Chandle House



Copper & Grate
4
10
0
A Wax Press
0
15
0
A Tallow Trough
0
12
6
A Tallow Ladle
0
7
6
A Tallow Knife & Some other Things
0
3
6
A Tallow Trough
0
14
0
A Mould
1
10
0
Eighty Candle Rods
0
6
0
A Double Stage
0
4
0

155
13
1
Tallow
6
13
1
A Mould & Frame
0
10
6
Seven Dozen 3lb of Candles
2
2
0
A C. of Lead Wts.
0
15
0
The Weigh Frame & Rack
0
2
0
A Mash Tubb & other Things
2
4
6
Sum Total
168
0
7
Appraised by us:- John Rowlett & Wm. Spicer



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