Rudheath Wills & Inventories (Preserved at Chester)

Infra –Wills (those where the personality was under £40, and usually dealt with in the Rural Deans Courts) are listed separately, and should be clearly indicated as ‘Infra’ when applying to Chester.

Dates = Date the Will was Granted.

 

1660 - 1680

Cooke, Margery, of Rudheath Lordship, co. Chester, widow  1669

Bradford, Robert, of Rudheath  1672

Plumley, Catherine, of Rudheath Lordship Nunc Will  1677  See also Plimley.

Reddish, Peter, of Rudheath Admon with Inv  1674

Winnington, Richard, of Rudheath, co. Chester, husbandman  1662

Winnington, Robert, of Drakelow and Rudheath Admon with Inv  1674

Winnington, Robert, of Rudheath, husbandman  1666

 

Infra Wills (ie those whose personality was under £40)

Buckley, Anne, of Rudheath, widow  1665

Robinson, James, of Rudheath, yeoman Admon with Will  1667

 

1681 – 1700

Booth, Thomas, of Rudheath, yeoman Admon with Inv  1699

Goodier, John, of Rudheath, yeoman  1700

Lea, Abraham, of Rudheath, husbandman  1699

Sutton, Ann, of Rudheath  1685

 

1701 – 1720

Sutton, Ann, of Rudheath, widow  1713

Sutton, Samuel, of Rudheath, husbandman Admon  1713

 

1741 – 1760

Crimes, alias, Webster, Mary, of Rudheath Admon  1748 (or Chrimes)

Walley, Mary, of Rudheath, spinster  1749

Webster, alias Crimes, Mary, of Rudheath Admon  1748

 

1761 – 1780

Bloor, Edward, of Rudheath, yeoman  1768

Stockton, Thomas, of Rudheath Lordship, yeoman  1776

Sunderland, John, of Rudheath, yeoman  1779

 

1791 – 1800

Ashcroft, Thomas, of Rudheath lordship, yeoman  1799

 

1801 – 1810

Carkman, William, of Rudheath Lordship, yeoman Ad.  05 Aug 1801

Mackie, William, of Rudheath, co. of Chester, yeoman  05 Oct 1802

Stockton, Samuel, of Rudheath, yeoman  17 Dec 1810

Webster, John, of Rudheath, yeoman  29 Apr 1804

 

1811 – 1820

Bloor, Edward, of Cross Lanes, Rudheath lordship, yeoman.  18 Mar 1815.

Butters, Hannah, of Rudheath lordship, spinster.  16 Feb 1815.

Carter, Elizabeth, of Rudheath lordship, spinster.  05 Nov 1817.

Longton, Sarah, of Rudheath lordship.  15 Oct 1820.

Stanway, Richard, of Rudheath lordship, yeoman.  20 May 1817.

Sunderland, Martha, of Rudheath lordship, widow.  25 Feb 1817.

 

1821 – 1825

Antrobus, Ellen, Rudheath, wife.  Jan 1823

Butter, William, Rudheath, gent.  Feb 1824

Carson, William, Rudheath.  Oct 1821

Hankey, John, Rudheath, farmer.  May 1821

 

1826 – 1830

Bagaley, Thomas, Rudheath, yeoman.  Oct 1827

Kinsey, George, Rudheath Lordship, yeoman.  Feb 1830

Nield, Richard, Rudheath, yeoman. A  Aug 1828

Stanway, Ralph, Rudheath, Davenham, yeoman.  Apr 1827

 

1831 – 1833

Lowe, William, Earnshaw Hall, Rudheath Lordship, yeo.  Aug 1833

 

1834 – 1837

Antrobus, Nathaniel, Rudheath Lordship.  Sep 1835

Chantler, Thomas, Rudheath Lordship p. Davenham, victualler.  Sep 1837

Gandy, Edward, Rudheath Lordship, yeoman.  Oct 1835

Stanway, Benjamin, Rudheath Lordship, shoemaker.  Dec 1837

Stanway, Thomas, Rudheath Lordship, tailor.  Apr 1836

 

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