Vol. 1. Fol 189
Edward Yates, Port Royal Victualer (see also his will)
Entered December 22, 1677




By virtue of a power from his Excellency John Lord Vaughan Capt. Gen & Govenor of Jamaica & unto us divested whose names are underwritten wee have inventoried and appraised ye goods Chattles & creditts of Edward Yates lately deceased showne unto us by Mary Yates relict & Executrix of the afore Edward Yates Vict.

to 2 tables 6 chairs, 1 iron bed
to 1 carpett 1 looking glass
to 8 pictures & a small prcll of books
to hamock 1 looking glass
to 1 bed & bedsted with appurt
to 2 tables 3 chests 1 chest of ironwood
to 2 chairs 1 box of pictures
to a womans sadle bridle re
to 1 feather bed sheets bedsted & appurt
to 2 chests 1 trunk 1 case of bowles
to 1 night gowne
to 1 hammock
to a prcll of soape
to 1 table 2 stools
to 5 plates 5 poring 2 servers 1 pewter Dish 3 pewter salt cellar
to 4 pewter platters 4 plates 2 pewt basins 1 chamber pot
to one bras bottle copper kettle
to 2 trivettes 2 andirons with tongs & spitt frying pan 1 gridiron 1 chafing dish
to 1 baking iron
to 3 iron potts 3 candlesticks & 1 skillett Bras ladle 1 pestle & morter
to 2 Boxiroot & other lumber
to lamp oyle & some lumber besides
to 4 large hoggs & 4 small ones
to 1 pt. pot 1½ pt pot 1 gill 1 fun 1 punch bole
to a prcll of Ducks & other Dunghill fowles about 30
to 600 feet of batten tree boards
to a prell of Sug about 2600
to 2 coppers 3 ladles 2 scimmers
to 1 still
to 101 ounces of plate
to 180 pr potte & drips
to 4 gelding draft horses
to 3 breeding mares & 4 colts
to 5 mill horses, 1 mare for ye mil
to 1 set of cases 1 of gudgeons, brasses and mill and mill frame
to 1 case & set of harnes with appurtenances
to 2 servants.
to 19 working negroes 2 negro children
to 1 old hamock 1 trunk
to Bill Debts
03 00 00
02 00 00
00 15 00
01 00 00
02 00 00
05 00 00
00 15 00
01 00 00
03 00 00
02 10 00
00 00 09
00 00 08
00 10 00
00 10 00
00 10 00
02 00 00
01 00 00
01 00 00
00 10 00
01 10 00
00 10 00
01 05 00
06 00 00
00 12 00
01 15 00
03 00 00
20 00 00
40 00 00
16 06 00
20 04 00
13 00 00
32 00 00
30 00 00
42 00 00
45 00 00
12 00 00
15 00 00
400 00 00
00 08 00
147 14 00

£650 19 09


Signed and Sealed hereunto this
29th of November 1677
Edmund Delacre
Francis Daniel

According to the Authority in me Assigned from his Excellency John Lord Vaughn Cap Gen & Goven of this Island of Jamaica on this two & twentieth day of December 1677. Edmund Delacre and Francis Daniell did both appear personally before me & on their Coporal oathes being duly sworne did then declare that those particulars above mentioned are ye true inventory of ye Estate of Edward Yates lately deceased as they were showne them by Mary Yates the relict of Ys S & Edward r ye particular appraismt of them is according to the best of their knowledge skill & judgement. In testimony where of I have here set my hand Seale ye day & year above written
Wm Beeston