Nicholas was a wealthy man, as we can see from
his Inventory. It shows how many rooms his house contained, and
the amount of goods he owned. Nicholas was married to Katherine,
but it is thought they had no children. He and his wife were concerned
about the poor in Warwick. In his will Nicholas provided for the
founding of Almshouses for old, poor women without family. You
can still see his Almshouses in Warwick today.
What do we mean by Almshouses?
Houses given over to poor members of society
to live in where they would be provided for.
Nicholas died on 14 January 1592. Fragments
of his glass can still be seen at Charlecote.
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