Knight of Barrels
Assignment by Thomas Cooper of Birmingham, co. Warwick, hatter, surviving executor of the will of Thomas Cooper late of Bishampton, co. Worcs., gent., deceased, at the request of John Williams of Portsmouth, co. Southampton, mariner, and Ann his wife administratrix of the goods of Marima (or Marima) Cooper, deceased, widow of the said Thomas Cooper and at the nomination of John Knottesford of Studley, co. Warwick, esq., to Joseph Hodges of Clements Inn, co. Middx., gent., in trust for the said John Knottesford in consideration of £311 of the residue of a term of 500 years created by DR 36/13 and assigned by DR 36/14. Signed: Thomas Cooper, John Williams by his mark, Ann Williams with seals. Witnesses: 1. Thos: Gem, John Cooper; 2. Wm: Parker, J. Parke.