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Wills ~ MERRIWETHER surname

Will of Christofer Merywether.

Last Will and Testament of 18 January 1613, proved 21 April 1614

Signed Sealed and Published in presence (witnesses) of Xpofer Merryweather and Philipp Wheller

I Christofer Merywether, of Worton in the parish of Potterne, County of Wiltshire .....

Beneficiaries: Lady Church of Sarum, Parish Church of Potterne, poor people of Worton, Xpofer Lowdaye, Xpofer Bridges, Agnes Tucker of Worton, Josyphe Rus, John (son), Xpofer (son), John Wheler, Thomas Wheller, Elizabeth Wheller, Philipp Wheller (their father) Elizabeth (wife)

Whole and Sole Executor: Elizabeth (wife)

Overseers: John Flower of Worton, Gent and John Merryweather the elder of Cheverell (well beloved brothers!)

Notes: Body to be buried in the church of Potterne. No burial entry in the Potterne register
The Wheller children under the age of 21 years

Source: National Archives, document reference PROB 11/123/379
Extracted from the Registry of the Prerogative Court of Canterbury

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