William Boyce of Warfield Administration 1647
N. B. This document is in very poor condition and the hadwriting is a scrawl so the transcription is limited. Words in italics are semi-guesswork
The Condicon at y? within written Obligacon as such Testamt ? ? ?acon at all and ? ? ? goods?
? ? William Boyce ? ? his heirs of Warefeild ? ye Archdeaconry of Berks yeoman lately de-
ceased intestate by (ye or yr) authority ? ? within named ? is ? and committed unto ye within named ?all in-
gated ?ted unto ye within bounden Edith Boyce ye relict ? widdow of ye deceased ? theirfor
ye sd Edith Boyce make or cau to be made a true and pfect Invrie of all and singular the ye sd goods and ?
? chatteles of ye ? deceased ? same Invenrie cor?ed doe exhibit in ye Register of ye ? ?
upon or before ye first day next ensuing ye dat of ye sd within written obligacon And further mor
? well & truly administer Est to ?ay doe pay sd debts of ? ? wch at the time of his decease he
owed ? far? Firstly as ye said goods credits ? chattels will ? unto ?end ? ? law large bin? And
? ? And further doe make or cau to be
unto ? th? first day ? butt ? ? ? ? ?
in? important Judge for sd time being of yr sd Court a true and Just Accompt of ? upon ? said opinion at or
before ye first day of May next after ? having ye said date ? said obligacon to such pt and porcon of ye residue of
ye sd goods creditts and chattels of ye sd deceased ? ? as ? ? due from such said Accompt
? ex? ? all? des? b? to dispose pay or deliver as by ye assertion of ye within named officiall
? comp shul? Judge for yr h? being of ye sd Court shall be ?ne??ed assigned & appont?ed And also ? ?
? being f? hereafter ? shall ? appeare my lawfull Testament or last will made or declared by ye sd deceased as
???ing from hereafter ? shall appear any lawfull Testament of last will, made or declare by ye sd deceased
Will into ye sd vest of ye sd Archdeacon making proper to have ? paid & appraised ? doe forme
?hen if ye sd Administration ? ?eally after Richard made or ? to her lawfully ? shall
? doe surrender ? ? ? unto ye said Court w? s? t?s the Admon to hir the said Administrat com other
? or made without ? further And lastly doe and at all times ??? lest a keepe
? ? with named Official ? Extors admtors deputie or Surrogate & assignes and are
? ? ? of ye said Court allways & at all times against & against all manner of ?
? ? having er Elson Agr? better eight tills interest claims or demands ? ?
? at ye sd goods ? debts and Chattels onely ? said deceased of ye said deceased for ?ing or consulting ? ?
Admon ? ? Edith Boyce her ? sd Obligacon to be now or else to ? ? ? full
? ? ? ? ?