Swaledale Wills and Inventories 1522-1600

Swaledale Wills and Inventories 1522-1600

Little is known about the individual inhabitants of Swaledale in the 16th Century as most of the surviving parish registers for the dale do not begin until the 1600’s.

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Little is known about the individual inhabitants of Swaledale in the 16th Century as most of the surviving parish registers for the dale do not begin until the 1600’s. These wills and inventories give the names of the early members of local families.

In addition these records give information on many aspects of the life of the dale at this time; houses and their contents at all social levels, clothes, food, farming, lead mining and the woollen industry and other trades. 

  • Size 216 x 134mm
  • Format Hardback
  • Pages 426
  • ISBN 090212286x
  • Editor Elizabeth K. Berry