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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.