Folder Title

Wills – John Collyn

Dates covered by subject material

1479 – 1543

Size of Folder

7 sheets

Content contains Originals / Photocopies / Transcripts / Notes


Where originals are if not included

Not recorded

Subject Material

Will of John Collyn, 7 January 1543 (vicar of Stapleford 1534 – 1544); includes generous provision for servants, disposal of saffron field

References to Names

Named beneficiaries:

Agnes Asheman (niece)

Allys (servant)

Master Barker of Clare Hall, Cambridge

Dorothe Colyn (god-daughter)

John Colyn of Great Wyburham (godson)

Thomas Colyn of West Wratting, executor

Peter Jetherell

Thomas Jetherell of Mepal, executor

Jethezell (sister)

John Newton (servant)

Thomas Smythe of Great Wilbrhin, executor (cousin)

Thomas (servant)

John Tye of West Wratting

Henry Whysken of Stapleford



Alexander Bevys

Thomas Bevys

Martyn Rudston