Abstract of the Will of Robert Southcombe the elder of Mariansleigh, gent.
Proved 31 Oct 1672
Taken from: Wilkin, W.H. Genealogical notes on 3 Roseash families. Typescript [1930?] [Westcountry Studies Library - msx929.2/SOU]
Transcribed by Fay Sampson
This is the son of Robert Southcombe the elder [of Mariansleigh]. He died without issue
Will dated 6 July 1685. pr. Exeter C.C. 15 July 1685
Mentions Johan "my now wife"; brother Anthony & his son Robert; Elizabeth d. of "my brother John".
Elizabeth, John and Robert, children of John Tossell of Kings Nympton, "my brother-in-law".
Residuary Legatee and Sole Exec. Wife Johan.
Inventory dated 14 July 1685. £282..13..0.
One surety was Lewis Southcomb, Rector of Rose Ash.