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1620 thomas harvey shefford west brk PCC will 10160 the will of thomas harvey of west shefford. weak in body. Dated 1 sept 1621 to mother church of sarum 2d to the church of west shefford a convienient plate to carry the bread (at communion) to the poor of west shefford 1 mark to anne harvey the daughter of my brother anthony harvey 30 at the age of 18 or on marriage. if she die then the 30 to be given to her sister dorothie the daughter of said anthony. to alice blake my sevant maid 40s. to my brother dores children of boxford 3-10 which money richard slade oweth me to be divided between them viz. to harrye dore my godson 30s and the rest 13s-4d each to my godson thomas andros 40s to my godson thomas harvey the son of my brother anthony harvey 4 to thomas scriven of hungerford my godson 3 bushels of malt to all my other god children that shall come and demand it 12d each. the residue to my well beloved wife who is sole executrix. overseers: my brother anthony harvey, and my brother thomas fisher [testator makes mark] witnesses: joseph nixon, walter toldervey, john parsons. probate: penultimate day of december 1620 to elizabeth harvey relict and executrix named in the will.

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