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1596 agnes waldron uplambourn lambourn brk archd berks will 10531
will of agnes waldron of uplamborn widow, dated 30 september 1595, 37eliz [register copy]
weak in body, revokes all former wills
to mother church of sarum 4d
to the parish church lamborn 12d
to the poor of lamborn 12d
to elizabeth pinnell my daughter £9
to margaret greene my daughter £10
to julian cheyney my dau £10
to agnes seymor my daughter £9
to every servant dwelling in my house 6d
to thomas cheyne my greater coffer
to william pinill my lesser coffer
the residue to john seymor my son in law who is sole executor
overseers: my well beloved friends richard streate and john waldron of uplamborn who are to have 12d for their pains
if john seymor refuses to act as executor then my son in law thomas pinnell to be sole executor
john seymor to loose all legacies and bequests and his portion to be distributed amond the 3 children of my other 3 sons in law
whereas john seymor stands bound to me in the sum of £80 for the true payment of £40 within 1 year after my decease which is my only and whole portion of money wherewith therse legacies are to be paid then, the bond is to be annulled provided that all the lagacies are duly paid
[sealed by testatrix who makes her mark]
witnesses: john burges, fraunces white, edward fayrthorne, william paradice and me johannis chesterman
sum inventory £40
probate 7 october 1596 to executor named in the will

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