Born in ? to Robert Radford and Margeret Radford. He had two brothers James and Henry.
He married Joan.
In the name of God amen on the 28th day of November 1562 that I, Alexander Redfortt (Radford) of Hoaghs (Sound) Mynd & Perfycte Memore do make my Last Will and Testament in manner and form as follows:
Fyrste I bequethe my soul to Allmyghtie God & to be conversant
in the company of Angelles and my body to be buryed in Duffield Church Yard
and I do make Joan my wyfe my full and lawfull executor of all my goods
and after I am honestlie brought home and my debts payd I bequeth to Joan
my wyfe and full executor all my goods, saving these parcelles
Item I bequethe to Roger my best Jacket and I bequeth Mother to be halfe with my wyfe at my
best Dublet, and I bequeth to my brother James my sword and my ?; Wyllis, my uncles son my ?
I make my Father my full Supervysor to see that this my last wyll to
…. be performed and … wyth all my … that …
This being witnessed by
Alexander Radford, Crich, 1562
Reproduced by kind permission of the Lichfield Record Office.