Of the Green Family from Harpole, Northamptonshire their Ancestors and Relatives

Welcome to History and News
Sunday, 22 April 2018 02:13 AM BST

Edmund Flower of Cherhill - his Will - 3 Dec 1765

Edmund was my 5x Great Grandfather. More of his details can be seen here.

 The third day of December in the year of our Lord

one Thousand Seven Hundred and Sixty five
I Edmond Flower of the Parish of Cherhill in the
County of Wilts yeoman being weak in body but
Sound Mind memory and understanding do make
and ordain My Last Will and Testament as Followeth
Firstly I Will that all my Debts and Funeral expenses
be paid and satisfyed And as for my Worldly Estate
I give and Dispose thereof as followeth
First I give to my Son Thomas Flower the Sum of
five shillings also I give to my Son William Flower
the Sum of fgive Shillings to be paid in one month
after my Dicease, And as for all the rest of my
Worldly goods Chattles and Money Oweing to me I
give to my Loveing Wife Catharine Flower and Clear
Flower my Son Share and Share a Like Equally to be
Devided between them, And I do make constitute and
appoint She the said Catharine Flower and Clear Flower my
Son whole and Sole Executrix and Executor of this my
Last Will and Testament So long as my said Wife Shall
continue Single further more my Will is that should my Wife
Marry then my Will is She Shall be Intitled to the sum
of five Shillings and no more, and further my Will is
that Should my said Son Clear Flower dye without Issue
then my Will is that after the death of my Executrix and
Executor that what shall then remain of my goods and
Chattles that they be Equally devided between my two Sons
Thomas and William Flower or their Executors revoking
all other Wills by me at any time heretofore Made do
Declare this to be my Last Will and Testament In 
Witness where of I have herewith Set my hand and
Seal the day and year above written
Edmund FlowerWitness
John Savory
Joseph Jennings
Hugh Potton
Share
  • Facebook
  • Google Bookmarks
Edmund Flower of Cherhill - his Will - 3 Dec 1765 | 0 comments | Create New Account
The following comments are owned by whomever posted them. This site is not responsible for what they say.