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1704 francis rowland newbury brk archd berks will 10394
will of francis rowland of newbury barber
dated 2 february 1703, sick and weak in body
to my father john rowland 1s
to my brother henry rowland 1s
to my sister mary king wife of james king 1s
to my son francis rowland infant one silver tankard (under 21)
the residue to be divided equally between my daughters lucy rowland and elizabeth rowland (under 20)
to my loving wife £50 my executors to sell my messuage in donnington now in the possesion of ---- phillips or his assigns
to my wife the messuage known as the cross keys in devizes
my wife lucy [etc etc]
executors joseph hawkins, thomas hunt, mordecai hammon
witnesses: robert gosling, william giles, jno: hudson
testator signs, ffrancis rowland
2) inventory: £162-13s-9d taken by thomas hull and joseph hawkins 22 april 1704
3) admons: the executors have refused to act and admons with will annexed is given to lucy rowlands, widow and relict.
bondsmen: william flagget blacksmith of newbury and george lawley of newbury cordwainer
mark of lucy (x) rowland, [the others sign]

[date of probate uncertain]

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