Frank John 1699 of Hose will and inventory

John Frank of Hose 1699 Will and Inventory

Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland Archives PR/T/1699/71

In the name of God Amen I John Franke of Hose in the County of Leicester yeoman doe make and ordaine this to be my Last will and Testament in maner and forme following

First I bequeathe my Sole to God that Gaive it mee and my body to the earth from whence it was taken to be buried att the descrison of my Executors heare after nominated

Imprimis I Give unto John Allen my Granson son one shilling

I Give unto Richard Alhen my Granson Twenty shillings

I Give unto Thomas Alhen my Granson Twenty shillings

Item I Give unto Ann Allien my Grandaughter the sume of Tenn pounds to be paid hire when shee shall ataine to the age of one and twenty years and my mind and will is that it shall Goe forward for hir to … with in one month after my deceise But if it please God that shee shall dye Before shee shall accomplish the age of one and twenty the it shall be paid to my fouer Grandchildren Thomas Allien Richard Allien and William Julian Richard Julian

Itam I Give unto Richard Julian my Granson the sume of Thirty pounds and my Bed and beding

Itam I Give unto my Granson William Julian five shillings and one Chafindish of bras

Itam I Give unto my son in Law Richard Allien one shillinge

And I doe make and apoint William Blage and Richard Julian Sole Executors of this my Last will and Testament given under my hand the eighteenth day of May in the yeare of our [“Lord” missing] one thousand five hundred ninety and nine                      

                                                                                                         The marke of John Frank

Published and declared in the presents of us

Rich: Hawley

Steven Awood his marke

The marke of Joseph O…ells


A true and perfect Inventory of all the goods and Chattells of John Frank of Hose Deceased the sixt day of Junne 1699

  £ s d
Imprimis his purse and apparell 2 0 0
It one Bedstead in the parler 0 13 0
It one fether bed Two Coverlidds 4 Blankitts Three paire of Sheets Three pillow      
beares Two pillows Two Boulsters and a set of Curtens 5 0 0
It one Chist and a box 0 12 0
It in Bills and bonds and money 40 0 0
It Things unseen and forgotten 0 5 0
                                                                                           The summ in toto is 48 10 0

Henry Parnham

Richard Julian


Probate 11 August 1699