Pares Michael 1708 of Ab Kettleby will and inventory

Michael Pares of Ab Kettleby 1708 Will and Inventory

Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland Archives PR/T/1708/21

In The name of God Amen I Michell Pares of Ab Kettleby being very weack in body but of full strength of mind make this my last Will & testament which is a followeth

Imprimis I give my body to be decently buried in the churchyard of Ab Kettleby & my soule to God that gave it

Item I give to my two Grandaughters Ann Morris & Elizabeth Morris twenty shillings to each

Item I give to Saray Jarvice of Burton Lazarus ten shillings

Item I give to the children of Hannah Haffen [?] ten shilling to be Equally devided Amongst them

Item I give to the poor of Ab Kettleby the sum of ten shillings

Item I give to my son John Pares one shilling

Item I give to my Grandson Tho: Mooris one shillings

The rest of my substance which is twenty pounds in the hands of Mr Marlor to my three daughters Mary, Ann, Alse & Appoint them the Excecutrixes of his my last [“will” missing] & testament

& further I order that the legases Appointed in this my will are not to be paid till the monies in Mr Marlors Hands is paid to my Excecutrixes

In witness whereof I have set my hand & seal this sixth day of Aprill 1708

                                                                                                         The Marke of Michel Pares


John Marlor

Robert Blanckley

William Browne


A true and Perfect Inventory of the Goods and Chattles of Michaell Pares of Ab Kettleby in the Archdeaconry of Leicester lately deceased

In the hands of Mr Marlor at Interest 20 00 00
  20 00 00

Probate 5 June 1708