Barnett John 1759 of Long Clawson will

John Barnett of Long Clawson 1759 Will

Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland Archives, Leicestershire Wills and Probate Records 1759

I John Barnet of Claxon Also Long Clawson in the County of Leicester Yeoman Do this twenty fourth Day of March one thousand Seven hundred and fifty five Do make and ordain this my Last Will and Testament in Manner following

Imprimis I give and Devise to My Loving Wife Sarah Barnet all my Lands Tenements and heredittements whatsoever Situate Lieing and being in Clawson afore Said for and Dureing her Natural Life and after her Discease I give to my Son Thomas Barnet the Close I Bought Called by the Name of Westby to him his heirs or assigns for ever

Item I give to my Son John Barnet My Lands Tenements and hereditements aftere the Decease of My Dear Wife to him his heirs or assigns for ever he paying out of them the Sum of twenty pounds to his Brother Thomas Barnet

And Lastly I give unto my Dear Wife Sarah Barnet all my Estate Real and personal and appoint her full and Sole Executrix of this my Last will and Testament hereby Revokeing all former wills & Testaments by me made Declareing this to be my Last will and Testament

In Wittness whereof the said John Barnet have hereunto Set my Hand and Seal the Day and Year first above Written

                                                                                                         John Barnet his mark

Signed Sealed published and Declared by the Said John Barnet the Testator for and as his Last will and Testament in the presence of Us who have Subscribed our Names as Wittnesses in his presence

Richard Hore

The mark of Ann Fawkes

Thomas Burroughs

The 26th day of April 1759 Sarah Barnett Widow the sole Executrix within named was sworn

                                                                                                         Before Us John Taylor