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Sunday, 7 December 2014

The Will of Robert Baker, of Messing (1559)

The Will of Robert Baker (or Barker), of Messing (1559)

BAKER (or BARKER), ROBERT. - Administration only. [2] 2 June, 1559. Admin. of the goods of Robert Baker, late vicar of the perpetual vicarage of Mocking in the diocese of London, who died intestate, granted to William Barker, the present vicar of the same, since no relation of the deceased can be found.      (U.2 89a.)[1]

{Taken from ‘Essex Wills at Canterbury’, by Revd. G M Benton, Transactions of the Essex Archaeological Society, Volume 21, Part 2.}

[1] Also included among the administrations (P. M. Pole 89a) in the Library of Lambeth Palace.

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