Barke Henry 1861 of Stathern will

Henry Barke of Stathern 1861 Will

Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland Archives DE 462/4

This is the last Will and Testament of me Henry Barke of Stathern in the County of Leicester Innkeeper

I give and devise all that my Messuage or Tenements and Hereditaments with their appurtenances in Stathern aforesaid And all other my real Estate whatsoever unto my Wife Ann Barke her heirs and assigns for ever And subject to the payment of my Debts Funeral and Testamentary Expences I give and bequeath all my Stock Household furniture and all other my personal Estate and Effects unto my said Wife whom I appoint sole Executrix of this my last Will and Testament

In witness whereof I the said Henry Barke the Testator have to this my last Will and Testament set my hand this seventh day of May One Thousand eight hundred and thirty nine

                                                                                                         Henry Barke

Signed by the said Henry Barke the Testator in the presence of us present at the same time who at his request in his presence and in the presence of each other have hereunto subscribed our Names as Witnesses

Wm Latham

George Minkley

Proved 20th May 1861 by the Oath of Ann Barke Widow the Relict of the deceased the sole Executrix

Sworn under £100 and that the Testator died on the 13th day of July 1853