Seven wills and four inventories survive for this period, including the wills of three wealthy testators from Andwell.
There are four surviving wills and five inventories for this period. Two wills of widows illustrate their varied roles in the economy.
Queniborough is a linear village, half way between Leicester and Melton Mowbray.
Ibstock is one of Leicestershire's largest villages.
Watchet was formerly the terminus of two railway lines.
Sileby lies astride the main railway line between Leicester and Nottingham.
Sileby lies astride the main railway line between Leicester and Nottingham. In the 20th century it became a dormitory settlement for these two citi