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Old Stratford, Shottery, Welcombe, Wilmcote, etc.


Articles on the marriage of Richard Perryn of Childes Wickam, co. Glouc., yeoman, with Elizabeth, eldest daughter of Nathaniel Cookes of Bilsley, gent., whereby the said Richard Perryn covenants in consideration of a marriage portion of £160, to secure to the said Elizabeth, in the event of his predeceasing her without issue, the payment of £350 at his death, the same sum in the event of issue to be paid to John Perryn of Childes Wickam, yeoman, Joshua Smith of Stratford upon Avon, bookseller, Thomas Cookes of Bilsley, yeoman, and John Cookes of Stratford, glazier, to the use of the said Elizabeth for life and at her death to or among such issue. Witnesses: Thomas Woolmer and William Tibbatts.