Judson Henry 1713 of Eastwell will and inventory

Henry Judson of Eastwell 1713 Will and Inventory

Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland Archives, Leicestershire Wills and Probate Records 1713

In the name of god Amen I Henry Judson of Eastwell in the County of Leicester husbandman Being Sick in body but of a sound and disposeing memory praise be given to god for the same Do make this my last Will and Testament in manner and form following vizt

First and principally I resign my Soul into the merciful hands of Almighty God my Creator Assuredly hopeing through the merits of my Blessed Saviour to obtain Remission of all my sins And my body I committ to the earth from whence it was taken to be decently Buryed by the discretion of executor hearafter mentioned

And as for my worldly goods and estate the Lord hath lent me I dispose Thereof as followeth

Imprimis I will that all those debts and dues as I owe to any maner of person be discharged and payd within convenient time after my decease

Item I give and bequeath to my eldest Grandaughter Ann Judson the sum of Twenty pounds to be paid at the day of her mothers marriage [sic]

Item I give to my Grandaughter Jane Judson the sum of Twenty pounds to be paid at the same day of her mothers marriage

And if either of these Children dye there part must be paid to the longer survivour

Item my Daughter Jane Judson is to take care to the bring up of these Two Chilldren will they come at the age of one and Twenty years

For the Rest of my goods and Estate I give to my Daughter Jane Judson making her my Sole Executrix of this my last Will & Testament Revokeing all other Wills heretofore made by me

In wittness hereof I have hereunto sett my hand and Seal the 11th day of May in the year of our Lord 1713

                                                                                                         Henery Judson his mark

                                                                                                         Jane Judson her mark

Sealed and delivered in the presents of

Richard Healy

Thomas Wollaston

William Cant

Joseph Kirke

A true and perfect Inventory of all the Goods & Chattles of Hen: Judson late of Eastwell In the County of Leicester Husbandman decesed Apprised by us whose names are here subscribed the 25th day of May Ano Dom 1713

  £ s d
Imp his purs and Aparrill 01 06 8
Item: one mare and fole 04 05 0
3 Cows: A bull calf: 1 cow calf: 1 heafor calf 1 Stear 08 02 6
Item: 21 Sheep 06 03 4
Item: for his part of the goods in the hous 01 01 8
For his part of the goods in the parlor 01 10 0
For his part in the deary 00 01 8
Item: for his part in the Chamber 00 05 04
Goods unprised or forgotten 00 02 6
                                                                                                                Sum Totall 22 18 8

Richard Healy

Thomas Bolton

Willem Hickerby

Probate 9 June 1713