Summary of Will of Oliver Mallett of Ayshe in Iddesleigh (1644)

[Moger transcripts , West Country Studies Library, Exeter]

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MALLETT, Oliver of Ayshe in Iddesleigh

Date of Will 22 Nov. 1644

Proved 1 Feb. 1661

I have by deed conveyed to my dau. Suzan Mallett my lands in Stapleford and Upcott in Hatherleigh (with proviso that if my son Wm. pays her £100 the grant is void) I now grant to Susan a quarter of the rectory of Lynton.

My sons John M. and Emanuell M.

My son William Malletts 4 children £5 at 21.

My daughter Margery Old and her son Oliver,

Residue to Will. Mallett my son, executor.

Witnesses: Hw: Stofford, Geo. Potter.

Cod. 27 Dec. 1644.

By deed of 20 July 1643 I granted to John and Emanuel my sons the rectory of Lynton: I now grant them each an annuity of £5 from Ayshe.

Nicholas Westlake holds of me certain ld. called Waterhouse in Monckokehampton: one moiety of sd. land to John my son and the other to Emanuell; unless William my son pays them £20 each when grant shall be void.

Ashe to go to my son Wm. and his heirs male on body of Ulalia his late wife decd.

Witnesses as above.

Codicil undated.

To Eleanor d. of my son Will. Mallett the revers. of ten. and cottage now in the ten. of John Davy the elder for her life, after death of John Davy.

witnesses as above and Jane Speccott.

Inv. 28 Jan. 1661 by Simon Cupper and John Davy.

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