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Will of Margery Long 1691, Devizes, Wilts


Last Will and Testament of 20 May 1691 and probate 16 Dec 1691

Signed Sealed and Published in presence (witnesses) of Elizabeth Hope, Jane Wish, Hen. Axford and Ric. Hope


I Margery Long of Burrough of Devizes, in the County of Wilts Widow .....

Beneficiaries: Richard (son), children of Anne Hill (dau) when they reach the age of 21 years, Richard Hill (son in law), children of Margaret Essington (dau) when they reach the age of 21 years, Mary Sherstone (dau), children of Mary Sherstone (dau) when they reach the age of 21 years, Elizabeth Socke (dau), children of Elizabeth Socke (dau) when they reach the age of 21 years, William (son), Michael (son), children of Michel Long (son) when they reach the age of 21 years, Elionor and Mary dau's of Thomas Long deceased (grand dau's), [not given] Clements (brother in law), [not given] Clements (sister), [not given] Kent (sister) [not given] Seymour (son in law), poor of St John the Baptist, poor of St Mary in the Burroughs, poor of Marston, Mary Sherstone 9dau),

Joint Executors: Richard and Henry Long (sons)

Overseers: John Flower the elder, Gent (kinsman), Richard hope (cousin)

Estate mentioned in Will: Close and meadow ground with appurtenances called Little Wallens lying in the parish of Potterne, copyhold called Sheppards lying in Marston.Messauges or tenements with appurtences in the Burroughs

Others mentioned: Mr John Lavington, William Merewether, Thomas Long, deceased (son)

Other: Wished to be buried near her late husband at the Burrough Church of St John the Baptist.[Thomas Long, buried 1671]

Source: National Archives (A2A), document reference PROB 11/407
Extracted from the Registry of the Prerogative Court of Canterbury



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