Faulks James 1731 of Ab Kettleby Will

James Faulks of Ab Kettleby 1731 Will and Inventory

Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland Archives, Leicestershire Wills and Probate Records 1731

May 2 1730

In the name of god Amen I James Fukes fo Ab Kettlbey in the County of Lisester being weak of bodey but of sound and perfect mind and memory doe make and ordaine this my last will and testament in maner following

First I commit my soule into the hands of Allmyty god my creator in hoaps of Remision of All my sins through Jesus Christ my saveour and my bodey I comit to the earth to be buryed at the descresion of my execturex and as for my earthly goods which the lord hath lent me I give unto my loving wife Mary Fukes and my daughter Mary Fukes to be equly to be devideed betwixt them

And my wife I do make my sole executrix of this my last will and tastment Revoak all other wills by me made or sufred to be made

                                                                                                                The mark of James Fuks

Sealed signed and published in the presanc of

John Stevens

William Freckingham

Probate 18 April 1731

May 10 1730

A true inventory of All the goods Chatel and cattel of James Fukes of Abkettelby desesed

Primis purs and Aparil0150
Itam tow cows3100
Itam three calfs1126
Itam in the hous one table 3 chairs 2 Puteer dishis and other things086
Itam in the Parlar one bed one Chist 2 Chairs100
Itam in the Chamber one bed0106
Itam five sheep1100
Thing not seen and forgotten050

Appraised by us

John Stevens

William Freckingham