Wills and testamentary papers
Probate of the will [dated 8 Nov 1757] of Richard Wilkes, Winterton, Warks., labourer. To brother James : 1/- To brother Anckor [sic]: 1/- To sister Alice : 1 large cowl, one barrel and a large brewing kettle. To cousin Mary `of Shipston': all cash. To kinsman John Wilkes, Tysoe: residue of personal estate. Sole executor: William Hale. Witnesses: William Hemming, Mary Gardner, Thomas Hemming. Proved at Worcester.