Paget Emmet 1617 of Stathern will

Emmet Patchett of Stathern 1617 Will

Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland Archives PR/I/239

In the name of god amen I Emmet Pratchett of Statherne in the County of Leicester widowe though sicke in body yet of good and perfect memory thanks be given to Almighty god doe ordaine and make this my last will and testament in maner and forme following

First I comend my soule to almighty god trusting to be saved by the onely death and passion of Jesus Christe and by no other meanes and my body to be buried in the church yard of Statherne

Itm I give to my daughter Anne Houston [?] a Ewe and all the rest of my goods whatsoever I doe now inioy … my twoe sones and my daughter by equall portion to be devised amongst them

And in witnesse thereof I heare set to my marke the third of April 1617

                                                                                                         Emmet Patchete marke

Witnesses

Roger …

Thomas Rows

Richard Pachitt