1647 bridget platt inkpen? brk PCC will 12340
In the name of god amen. I bridgett platt being in sick and weakly condition yet in sound and perfect memory, i praise almighty god, yet knowing my end to be at hand, the better to be prepared when my change shall come do declare this my last will and testament in manner and form following. First i bequeath my soul to almighty god and my blessed saviour which hath redeemed it with his blood. And when my body shall be laid in the dust until the resurrectio i wish my burial to be private with christian decency only without vain shows or ceremony. As for my leases goods and chattels and all my worldly estate my will and meaning is that they shall be and remain unto such persons and to such use and in such manner as shall be hereafter in this my will expressed.