Edward Bracher of Tisbury - his Will - 19 jun 1753

Thursday, 7 December 2017 11:18 AM GMT

Contributed by: Jerry Green

Edward was my 7x Great Grandfather.

 In the Name of God Amen

I Edward Bracher of Wallmead in the Parish of Tisbury in the
County of Wilts Gentleman do this nineteenth day of June in
the Year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and Fifty three
make Publish and Declare this to be my last Will and Testament
in Manner and Form following First of all my Will and desire
is that my Debts and Funeral Charges Expenses be paid and  discharged
by my Executor hereinafter named and after Payment of my Debts
and Funeral Expenses I give and bequeath unto my dearly
beloved Wife who will at my death have her Widowhood in
my Copyhold Estates at Wallmead East Hatch and else
where the use of the Furniture Bedding and everything that
at my decease shall be and belong to the Room where I dwell?
and the  best Chamber next thereto and the Furniture of the
Parlour at Wallmead aforesaid also I give to my son John
Bracher my Leaseholdf Estates at Semly and West Hatch in the
County of Wilts for the remainder of the Terms and Estates therein
and all the Furniture of the House he lives at East Hatch and
Ten Pounds to buy him Mourning and I give and bequeath
unto my Daughter Betty the Wife of John Pearce the Sum of one
Hundred Pounds and unto my Daughters Mary Martha and
Sarah Bracher the Several Sums of three hundred Pounds apiece
which said Sum of one Hundred Pounds to my said Daughter Betty
and three Hundred Pounds apiece to my said Daughters Mary
Martha and Sarah I desire may be severally paid them in the
Months next after my decease and all my other Leasehold Estates??
Goods Chattels Credits and Effects whatsoever and wheresoever
and of what Nature and kind soever I give and bequeath unto my
Son Edward Bracher whom I appoint Sole and whole Executor of
this my last Will and Testament hereby revoking all former and
other Wills by me heretofore made In Witness whereof I have
hereunto Set my Hand and Seal the  day and year above Written
Edwd Bracher Signed Sealed Published and declared to be
the Last Will and Testrament of the Testrator in the Presence of Thos South
The Mark of Joseph Boyer? Servt to the said Edwd Bracher
This Will was proved at London the Twenty third day of
October in the year of our Lord One thousand seven hundred and
Fifty four before the Right Honourable Sir George Seeg? Knight Doctor
of Laws & Master Keeper or Commissary of the Prerogative Court
of Canterbury lawfully constituted by the Oath of Edward
Bracxher the Son of the deceased and Executor named in the said
Will to whom administration was granted of all and Singular
the Goods Chattels and Credits of the deceased he having been
already Sworn by Commission only to administer

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