|Will of John Longe 1596, Marston, Wilts
Last Will and Testament of 1596, probate 9 April 1597
Signed Sealed and Published in presence (witnesses) of Vincent Hobbes, Nicholas Archarde, William Hobbes, William Noyes, John Baylye,
John Longe, Christopfer Longe, Thomas Longe.
I John Longe of Marston, Parish of Potterne, in the County of Wiltshire .....
Beneficiaries:sons: Christofer, Thomas, William, Edward, John, Richard;
daughters: Elizabeth, Mary Noyse, Joan Hobbes
Anne (wife), William Noyse (son of Mary), Anne Hobbes (daughter of Joan), John Stone (servant), Poor of Potterne
Sole & equal Executors: Anne Longe (wife) and Thomas Longe (son)
Overseers: Mr Richard Burlye, John Longe (son), Mr Edward Longe, Thomas Grube, Edmonde Hobbes, Nicholas Archarde
other names mentioned : Sir William Brouncker, Mr Ornes, Mr Lambarte
Land mentioned:Potterne Wood
Source: Source: National Archives (A2A), document reference PROB 11/89
Extracted from the Registry of the Prerogative Court of London