Huckerby Richard 1597 of Eastwell will

Richard Huckerby of Eastwell 1597 Will

Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland Archives PR/I/218/18

In the name of god amen the yere of owre Salvatyon 1590 that I Rychard Huccarbe of Estwell within the county of Lester husbandman sycke in body but perfyt in memory do ordayn & make thys my last wyll & testament as folowethe

Fyrste I bequethe my soule into the mercifull tuytyon of allmyghty god & to his sone Jesus Christe my only Savyoure & redemer & my body to be buryed in the churche yard of Estwell

Fyrst I geve to cathedral church of [blank] iiiid

I geve to the poor mens box of Estwell iiix iiiid

I geve to Jhon Huccarbe my sone a Ry lande of west … over old hyll … & a barly lande at parsone Cloysse ende

I geve to Wyllm my sone ii Ry lands of west in … under the balke next to Mastar Portmans woonge & ii lands of barley in lyng dayll & another Ry land lyynge under the … by Nycolas Perpoyntte

I geve to Harry Huccarbe my sone a Ry land in the west … lyynge by Wyllm Walker & a … lande in lynges dayll lyynge … whether he wyll

I geve to my sone Thomas xls yf he come at any tyme to hys bretheren

I geve to An Walkar my daughter a quiy & a barran whyt yoo to Harry Huccarbe my sone [blank]

I geve to Joan Huccarbe my daughter a paire of sheytts of hempen & a coverlet of green & yellow

I geve to Sysly my daughter a Ry land in the fare west …

I geve to Willm Huccarbe sone of Jhon Huccarbe one browne cowe

I geve to the Rest of Jhon Huccarbes children amongst them a yo hoge

I geve to Wyllm Huccarbe ii sons iis

I geve to Henry Huccarby son Rychard Huccarbye a red yerlynge calfe

I geve to Wyllm Walkar 6 chyldren amongst them ii strykes of seed ry

I geve to Joan my daughter 6 chyldren amongst them a stryke of ry & a stryke of barly

I geve to An Freman a flaxen shyet with a blake …

I geve to Franssys Freman a stryke of Ry

The rest of all my goods movable & unmovable my debts payde & legacyes performed & my funerall discharged I geve them All to Franssys Huccarbe my sone whom I do make my full executor of thys my last wyll & testament

In wytness hereof Wyllm Squyar Vyccar of Eaton … herof & Nycolas Perpoynte & Rychard Spyke

Further I dessyre Mr Porttman to be my supervysore of thys my last wyll & testament & for to have his charges borne at al tyms by my executore & I wyll that Mr Portman shepard shall take the best yo & lambe for hys mastar Portman that hys ys amongst my shepe

Probate 21 April 1597