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Wills ~ WATTS surname



Will of Thomas Watts 1699, Potterne, Wilts


Last Will and Testament of 12 Nov 1699

Signed Sealed and Published in presence (witnesses) of John Hutchins, Robert Barton, Joseph Merrett

Appointed overseers: friends Thomas Watts and Anthony Curtis


I Thomas Watts of Potterne in the County of Wilts Yeoman .....

Beneficiaries: William (son), Eddeth (daughter of William), Ann (daughter of William), Robert (son), Elener (daughter and wife of William Bunny), Eddeth (daughter and wife of Edward Possom), Thomas (son)

Sole Executor: Thomas (son)

Source: WSHC Chippenham, document reference P1/3Reg/237


Will of Roger Watts 1714, Potterne, Wilts


Last Will and Testament of 12 Feb 1714, proved 5 Oct 1714

Signed Sealed and Published in presence (witnesses) of Roger Bundy and John Good als Henry Kent


I Roger Watts of Potterne in the County of Wilts .....

Beneficiaries: Sarah (wife), George (son), Roger (son of George), Elizabeth Beard (daughter), Mary Hale of Stert (daughter), Jane Clerks of Churton (daughter)

Sole Executor: Sarah Watts, Wife

Source: WSHC Chippenham, document reference P1/5Reg/466B


Will of Richard Watts 1748, Worton, Wilts


Last Will and Testament of16 Aug 1748, Proved 21 Oct 1748

Signed Sealed and Published in presence (witnesses) of John Lorn and William Perrett


I Richard Watts of Worton in the Parish of Potterne, County of Wilts .....

Beneficiaries: Thomas (brother), John (brother), William (brother), Susannah Blandard, Richard Perrett of Marston

Executors: William Watts and Susannah Blandford

Trustee: Richard Perrett of Marston

Source: WSHC Chippenham, document reference P1/10Reg/237A



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