Nailsea Wills

Collated by Mary Mason.


1650 Jun 3 Richard Cole of Naylsey.


To be buried in the parish aisle of Naylsey church, near where I usually sit.

To my brother William Cole, the manors of Congrebury, Predy, Batcombe and Sandford cun Marisco, also my mansion house of Nailsea and the the farm of Bellerica in Nalsey, which I bought of Will: Vanne, gent.

To my wife Anne lying now very sick and weak, 400 a year, upon her discharging her jointure.

My kinsman Richard Collins. My brother William Collins a ring with a death`s head, and to my sister Collins a diamond ring given me by my brother Benjamin. To my son in law, Alexander Popham esq, a gold seal ring and to his wife a jewel of gold wherein his picture is cut.

Exor: My brother William Cole. Proved Jul 23 1650.