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James Goodman of Barton Farm, Winchester - his Will - 21 Aug 1815

I believe this is the will of a nephew, James Goodman, of my 5xG Grandmother Ann Goodman

 This is the Last Will and Testament of

me James Goodman of Barton Farm near Winchester in the County of
Southampton Esquire First my will? is? and I direct that all my just debts
Funeral and Testamentary Expenses be fully paid and satisfied by my Executors
hereinafter named as soon as conveniently may be after my decease [] and
out of my Personal Estate and I give and bequeath one half part of all my
household furniture and Implements of [    ] and all my Linen and
  [ ] and all such Stock of Liquors provisions and other articles of [   ]
  as shall be in and about my dwelling house at Barton Farm aforesaid or
  
  any future residence that I may inhabit at the time of my decease
  [[ ] this such one third part of my [ ] unto my dear wife Martha 
  Goodman for her absolute use and disposal and I also give and bequeath
  unto my said dear wife during her life the use and wear? of all my
  plate of which I direct an Inventory to be made and taken by my Executors
  hereinafter named immediately or with all convenient speed after my decease
  which Inventory shall be signed by my said wife and be delivered to and
  [] by my said Executors and after the decease of my said wife then I give
  and bequest all my said plate unto and amongst all and every my children
  who shall be living at the time of my decease in equal proportions as near
  as may be if more than one or if there shall be but one such child then I
  bequeath the whole of the said plate unto such one child and as to for and
  concerning all that and those my Leasehold Messuage or Tenement Farm
  lands woods woody?  Grounds Hereditaments and Premises  called Barton
  farm aforesaid now in my occupation with the appurtenances to the
  same belonging and also all the live and dead stock and crops of every 
  description being upon or about the same and also all and every other my
  Messuage Lands Tenements Heredits and real and Leasehold Estates whatsoever
  and wheresoever whereof I or any person or persons In Trust for me or
  for my use and? is or are seized possessed interested in or entitled unto for any
  [] of Freehold or Inheritance? or for any term or terms for years or is
  chattel Interest in possession reversion remainder or Expectancy or otherwise
  howsoever with their respective appurtenances and also as to all and every
  my Stocks Funds Monies Mortgages and Securities for Money
  as well those which I am intitled unto or have the power of disposing of
  by virtue of my Marriage Settlement with my said Wife as those to which
  I may become entitled by virtue of an Insurance effected by me at the 
  Equitable Assurance Office all other my Goods Chattels and all the rest or
  residue and remainder of my Personal Estate and Effects whatsoever and
  wheresoever and of what nature kind or quality soever the same be not by
  me otherwise already disposed of after and subject as to my Personal Estate and Effects
 to the Payment of my just Debts and Funeral and Testamentary Expenses
I give devise and bequeath direct limit and appoint the same and every of
them and every part thereof and all my Estate [] and Interest therein
respectively unto and to the use of my Friends Thomas Butcher of Rowton in
the county of Wilts Gentleman John Goodman the younger of Oare in the
the said County of Wilts gentleman and Richard Dear of Weston in the said
county of Southampton Gentleman their heirs Executors Admons and Assigns
according to the different natures and qualities thereof respectively upon the
Trusts nevertheless and for the Intents and Purposes and with under and
subject to the Powers Provisoes and Declarations hereinafter expressed declared
contained? and converning the same that is to say upon trust that they
the said Thomas Butcher John Goodman and Richard Dear or the
[] of them or the Executors Admons or assigns of such Survivor do
and shall with all convenient speed make [] and didpose of my said
Messuage or Tenement Farm Lands Woods Woody Grounds Heredits and
Premises called Barton Farm and [] coppice [      ]
and all the live and dead stock and also of all other my real and []
Copy Hold Estates whatsoever and wheresoever either together or in parcels
and by public auction or private contract for the most money and best 
price and prices that at the time or respective times of such Sale or Sales
can be reasonably had or attained for the same and do and shall in like
manner make [] absolutely dispose of all such part and parts of 
my residuary personal Estate and Effects as shall not consist of Monies or
securities for Money and do and shall collect obtain and secure? all
the part and parts thereof as shall consist of Monies or Securities for
Money and upon this further Trust that they my said Trustees or the
 
Survivor of them or the Executors or Admons of such Survivor do and
shall lay out and invest the whole of the Monies to arise and be produced
by or from such Sale or Sales and to be collected got in and recovered as
aforesaid in their or his Name or Names in the purchase of Stock in some
[] of the public Funds or upon [] Government or real Securities of and in
England at? interest and do and shall continue? such monies upon the
Stocks Funds or Securities in or upon which the same shall be first or
invested or otherwise do and shall at the directions of my Trustees or
Trustee for the time being call in sell assign transfer and dispose of such
Stocks Funds and Securities for or into other Stocks Funds or Securities of
the like nature and do from time to time as often as occasion shall
require or my said Trustees or Trustee shall think fitting and expedient
and my Will is and I direct that my said Trustees or the Survivor of them
his Executors or Admons do and shall with and out of the said Stocks Funds
and Securities last mentioned In the first place raise and pay the Sum of
Four thousand? pounds of lawful Money of Great Britain unto my Son
James Goodman and the Sum of Two thousand pounds apiece unto my
Daughters Dorothea and Mary Ann when and as soon as they shall
respectively attain the age of Twenty one years and my Will further is and
I direct that the share or shares of them my said children respectively
and in the said Stocks Funds and Securities last mentioned shall []
[   ] and vested Interests in and transferred to them respectively
when and as they shall respectively attain their respective ages of Twenty
one years and I do further declare my Will to be that if any one such
child shall happen to depart this life under the age of Twenty one years
then that the part or share of such child so dying shall go and accrue
and be disposed of to or for the benefit of the Survivors or Survivor of
them in like manner to all Intents and Purposes as if such child so 
dying had never existed and as to for and concerning the residue of the
Money to arise and be produced from the sale of my real and leasehold
Estates and from the Sale of and to be collected got in and received? from my
residuary Personal Estate and Effects my Will is and I direct that they my
said Trustees or the Survivor of them or the Executors and Admons of
survivor do and shall lay out and invest the whole of the Monies to arise 
 or be produced by or from such Sale or Sales and to be collected got in
 received as aforesaid in their or his Names or Name in the Purchase of
 Stock in some or out of the Public Funds or upon other Government or
 real Security or Securities of and in England at Interest with power to
 [     ] or assign that same as aforementioned and my Will is
 and I direct that they my said trustees or the Survivor of them or the
 Executors or Admons of such Survivor do and shall pay apply and divide
 the same and every part thereof unto and amongst all my said three
 children share and share alike when and so soon as they shall respectively
 attain the age of twenty one years and I do hereby declare the same 
 shall be a vested Interest in them with the like Benefit of Survivorship as
 is hereinbefore by me expressed touching the Legacies I have already 
 bequeathed to them and upon this further Trust that they my said Trustees and
 the Survivor of them and the Executors or admons of such Survivor do and
 shall in case any or either of them my said children shall be under the
 age of Twenty one years at the time of my decease in the mean time
 and until the several shares of my said several Children shall respectively
 become transferable pay apply and dispose of to and amongst all and every
 such Child and Children so as shall be so under the Age of twenty one
 years at the time of my decease so much and such part of the Dividends
 Interest and Annual Proceeds of the said Stocks Funds and Securities
 to them or him my said Trustees or Trustee shall in their or his discretion
 deem [] not exceeding the Dividends Interest and Annual Proceeds of
 
 the respective parts and shares of such child and children respectively for
 and towards his her or their Maintenance and Education such maintenance
 to continue to be paid until his her or their part or share parts or shares
 of and in the said Stocks Funds and Securities shall become transferrable
 or payable and be actually transferred and paid to him her or them
 by virtue of this my will provided always that in case in any one year
 any Sum or Sums of Money which shall be paid and applied by my said
 Trustees in Pursuance of the discretionary power last  hereinbefore  given to
 them for or towards the Maintenance and Education of any or either of them
 my said Children shall be less tgan the Dividends Interest and annual proceeds
 to which such child or children shall or may be intitled the surplus thereof
 shall from time to time paid into the proper hands of my said dear Wife
 in augmentation of the annuity or annual Sum of Two hundred pounds person
 annum which is already secured to her upon my above mentioned Farm and
 Lands called Barton Farm in and by a Settlement made soon after my
 Marriage and that the same shall not be liable to the control or Debts of
 any Future Husband she may marry provided also and I do hereby further
 declare my Will to be that it shall and may be careful? to and for my said
 Trustees or the Survivor of them or the Executors or admons of such Survivor
 of their or his own proper authoritty at the time or times to pay and apply any
 part or parts of the share or shares portion or portions of any or either of
 them my said children for the putting of him her or them to any Business
 Profession or Employment or otherwise for his or  their oreferment or advancement
 in the world notwithstanding he she or they shall not then have attained
 the age of twenty one years any thing herein contained to the contrary
 in any sense norwithstanding and for facilitating the Sale of my said real
 and leasehold Estates hereinbefore devised In Trust to be sold as aforesaid
 do hereby expressly declare my Will to be and do direct that the receipt and
 receipts of them my said Trustees or of the Survivors or Survivor of them or of
 the heirs Executors or Admons of such Survivor or of such of them as for the
 time being shall be acting in the Execution of the Trusts of this my will shall
 be a good and sufficient discharge and good and 
 sufficient discharges to the purchasor or puchasors of all or any part of my said
 real and Leasehold Estates herein before devised for his her or their purchase 
 Money or Purchase Monies or for so much thereof as in such receipt or receipts
 shall be acknowledged or expressed to be received or that after sush receipt or
 receipts given such purchaspurchaser or purchasers his her or their Heirs Executors or
 Admons or Assigns shall not be answerable or accountable for his or their
 purchase Money or purchase Monies or any part thereof or for any loss or
 misapplication or nonapplication thereof or of any part thereof or be in
 any wise bound to see? to the application thereof and I do hereby nominate
 constitute and appoint the said Thomas Butcher John Goodman Junior
 and Richard Dear joint Executors of this my Will and I give devise and
 bequeath all such Messuages Lands Tenements Heredits and Premises as
 are noww and at the time of my decease shall be vested in me In Trust or
 by way of ortgage unto and to the use of them my said Trustees their
 Heirs Executors Admons and Assigns according to the different natures and
 qualities thereof and for all my Estate term? and Interest therein respectively
 the better to enable them my said Trustees or Trustee to make conveyances
 or assignments of such Trust Estates according to the Trusts affecting their?
 the same and to get in recover and receive acquit and discharge the
 Monies secured by any such Mortgage or Mortgages provided further and
 I do hereby declare my Will and Mind to be that they my said Trustees
 and Executors or either of them their or either of their Executors or Admons
 shall not be charged or chargeable with or accountable for any more of the
 said Trust Estates Monies and Premises than they respectively shall actually
 receive or than shall come to their respective hands by virtue of this 
 
 my Will nor with or for any Loss which shall happen of the same Estates
 Monies and Premises or any part thereof so as such loss happen without
 their respective [] default nor any of them for the other of them or for
 the Heirs Executors or Admons arts deeds Receipts or disbursements or the
 other of them But each of them for his own arts goods Receipts and or
 disbursements only and also that it shall and may be lawful for them
 my said Trustees and Executors and each of them and their and each of their
 Heirs Executors and Admons in thefirst place with and out of the aforesaid
 respective Trust Estates Monies and Premises to deduct and reimburse to
 himself and themselves all such loss costs charges damages and 
 Expenses as they may respectively sustain or be put unto by reason of the
 said several Trusts hereby in them reposed in relation to the same Estates
 Monies and Premises respectively or the management or execution thereof
 or any other thing in any wise relating thereunto provided Lastly that
 in case my said Estate and Effects shall prove insufficientbor deficient to
 answer and pay my said children or any of them their respective fully
 Legacies or Sums of Money at the times and in the manner hereinbefore
 directed and appointed for payment thereof as aforesaid then and in such
 case but not otherwise I do hereby order direct and appoint that all
 Insufficiency or Deficiency shall be borne sustained and allowed by all or
 every my aforesaid Children who shall be then intitled to the said shares
 Legacies or Sums of Money in actual shares and proprtions In witness
 whereof I the said James Goodman the Testator have to this my will
 contained in Eight Sheets of paper to the seven first or preceeding sheets
 thereof set my hand and to this Eighth or last Sheet thereof my hand and
 Seal the twenty first day of August in the year of our Lord One thousand
 Eight Hundred and Fifteen - James Goodman - Signed Sealed as
 Published and declared by the said James Goodman as and for his last
 Will and Testament in the presence of us who at his request in his
 presence and in the sight and presence of each other have subscribed our
 Names as Witnesses thereto - Antl Todd Atty Winton Thos Lloyd his mark
 
 Proved at London 2nd Nov 1819 before the Judge by the Oaths of
 John Goodman the younger & Richard Dear two of the Executors to
 who administration was granted being first sworn by commission
 duly to Admr Power reserved to Thomas Butcher the other Executor.
 
  
  
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