Cam Elizabeth 1706 of Hose will and inventory

Elizabeth Cam of Hose 1706 Will and Inventory

Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland Archives PR/T/1706/43

In the Name of God Amen the Fifth day of July in the Fifth yeare of the Reigne of our Sovereigne Lady Anne by the Grace of God of England Scotland France and Ireland Queene defender of the faith &c Anno Dni 1706 I Elizabeth Cam of Hose in the county of Leicester spinster being of sound & perfect mind and Memory Thanks be Given to Almighty God therefore Calling unto mind the Mortality of my Body doe make and ordaine this my Last will and Testament in manner following That is to say

First and principally I Commend my soul into the hands of Almighty God who Gave it and my Body to the Earth to be buried in a decent manner by my Executrix hereafter named nothing Doubting but at the Generall Resurrection I shall receive the same againe by the power of God And as touching all such worldly Estate wherewith it hath pleased God to Blesse me I Give devise bequeath & dispose thereof in manner following

First I Give and bequeath unto my Loveing Friend Susanah Stanham of Hose aforesaid Widdow her Extors and adminors & assignes forever all my personall estate of what nature Kind Quantity or Quality soever whom I make full and sole Executrix of this my Last will & Testament Revoking and disannulling all former wills Legacies & bequests & Extors by Me in any wise heretofore made or bequeathed Ratifying and Confirming this my Last will & Testament

In witnesse whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seale the day and yeare first above Written

                                                                                                         Elizabeth Cam her marke

Signed sealed published and declared by the said Elizabeth Cam as her Last will & Testament in the presence of

Joseph Hawley

Thomas Jarman his marke

Jph Hawley

Memorand the interling was done before the ensealing & delivery


An Inventory of the Goods of Eliz: Cam of Hose lately Deceased

  £ s d
Her purse and Apparell 01 05 06
Two pans of Brass 00 04 00
Five Harden Sheetes 1 blanktt 1 Coverlid 00 04 06
One Tub one Kitt and 1 barrell 2 Wheeles one Doz: of Trenchers att 00 02 06
Three Hookes one Coale Hatchett 00 00 06
One Chest two old Coffers 2 pales 00 04 06
One forme two Chaires 00 01 02
One Little Table 2 Hatts 1 Candlestick 2 Spoons 00 01 06
In Money lent 40 00 00
  42 04 02

Appraised by

Tho: Jarman

Jos: Hawley

 Probate 26 August 1706 to Susanna Stanham