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Nately Scures was a small parish four miles north east of Basingstoke and adjoining Newnham.

Three wills and inventories survive for this period, reflecting a mixed farming economy.

The first four wills in this period reveal a traditional Catholic community who left their souls to the Virgin Mary and supported lights to burn in

Four wills and six inventories survive for this period.

Six wills and seven inventories survive for this period.

Three inventories and one will survive for this period. They include a miller and a soap boiler.

Seven wills and ten inventories survive for this period, reflecting the local farming community and the production of hops.

Two wills and three inventories survive for this period, one of which is the rector John Palmer, who was resident in the parish for 10 years and ha

Five wills and seven inventories survive for this period including four husbandmen and one yeoman.

The small parish of Nately Scures, lies on the A30 road four miles east of Basingstoke and two miles west from Hook.