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Thornton Probate Material, 1661-1700

View from the church across Thornton reservoir

The path around the reservoir makes Thornton an attractive place for walkers.

The following inventories have been transcribed for this village, which is about nine miles west of Leicester:

Nicholas Grundye, 1675

James Harrington, 1683

Henry Hunte, yeoman, 1679

Richard North, husbandman, 1679

Content derived from research undertaken as part of the Victoria County History project