Life and death in the medieval parish of Rickmansworth

Medieval wills provide insights into the lives of ordinary people: their family and social networks, their religious convictions and piety, their wealth, their personal and domestic possessions, their livestock and the tools of their trade.  For many places such documents have not survived, but they have for the medieval parish of Rickmansworth, which encompassed theContinue reading “Life and death in the medieval parish of Rickmansworth”