17th Century Handwriting

 

Below are letter forms appearing in the 1634 will of Elizabeth SMYTHICKE and the 1641 will of Zachary BAYLIE.

 

A

B

C

D

E

F

G

H

I/J

K

L

M

N

O

P

Q

R

S

T

U

V

W

X

Y

Z

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A

B

C

D

E

F

G

H

I/J

K

L

M

N

O

P

Q

R

S

T

U

V

W

X

Y

Z

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

See also the following websites:

Cyndi's List - Handwriting & Script

Deciphering Old Handwriting

Examples of Old Handwriting