Wills and Inventories from the Registers of the Commissary of Bury St. Edmunds and the Archdeacon of Sudbury

Wills and Inventories from the Registers of the Commissary of Bury St. Edmunds and the Archdeacon of Sudbury

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1850 edition. Excerpt: ... her or their best benefyte, profyte, and comoditie for the same terme. All the rest of my goods, chattells, plate, ymplem'f, howsholde stufe, and other goods whatsoever not herein gyven or otherwyse disposed, my debtes beinge paid and other necessarie thinges pformed, I doe wholie giue and bequeath vnto the said Margaret my wyfe, and soe I end. In wyttnes wherof I have herevnto sett my hand and sealed y same. Dated the daye and yeare first above written, per me Wittm Cooke. Wittnesses hereof, John Shawberye, John Jewett. Memorand, that the xvjth of Maye 1617, the testator above mentyoned did acknowledge and publishe y writinge before in this presence conteyned to be the last will and testament of him the said above mentyoned William Cooke, beinge in noe part therof raced or interlyned, in the presence of vs wittnesses thereto especially called, Wittm Bedell, Edward Page. Prob. 8 Sept. 1618. Lib. Gibson, f. 118. Lady Anne Drury, of Hardwicke.--1621. In the name of the blessed Trynitie, I, Anne Drewry, of Hargett alius Hardwick, in the countie of Suff. wydowe, doe hereby revoke and disanull all former wills, and doe make and ordaine this my last will and testam' as followeth: First, I bequeath my sowle vnto my mercyfull Creator, trustinge by the onlye merites of my blessed Lord and Savior to have all my synnes pardoned, and this mortall bodie to be clothed w'h ymortallitie. Next I will my bodie to be laid in the tombe at Hasted by my deere husband and dawghter Dorothie, vppon wch I desire to have no funerall pomp bestowed, nor any black, but onlye to my servauntf. Concernige my temporall estate, I will first that my owne debtes, and any iust debtf wh canne be challenged to be due from my husband, be paid next. I giue my manner of Malkins...show more

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  • Paperback | 122 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 7mm | 231g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236762894
  • 9781236762894