Will of Andrew Wingett of Plymouth, 1812
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National Archives Catalogue Reference: PROB 11/1535
[This transcription has been made from the scanned image held at The National Archives, and is a copy of that in my Windeatts on the Web pages, where much more information is available. I have made this very rough transcription and it was difficult to read and probably contains lots of errors. Check the original for complete accuracy. I have changed the surnames to uppercase to aid family historians.]
I Andrew WINGETT of the Borough of Plymouth in the County of Devon, Laborer Do make publish and Declare this to be my last Will and Testament and Dispose of all my ['personal' - crossed through and the word ' worldly' inserted] Estate, Goods and Effects in manner following that is to say I give and bequeath unto my dearly beloved Wife Elizabeth WINGETT all my household Goods and Furniture money in the public Stocks or Funds on Government Security Debts and coming to me at the time of my decease and all other my personal Estate Goods [Chattels - crossed through] and Effects of what nature and kind soever And I do hereby nominate constitute and appoint her the said Elizabeth WINGETT Executrix of this my last Will and Testament hereby revoking all former and other Will or Wills by me at any time heretofore made and Declare this only to be and contain my last Will and Testament In Witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this twenty ninth day of December in the year of our Lord One thousand Eight hundred and five. ANDREW WINGETT (SS)
Signed Sealed and published and Declared by the above named Andrew WINGETT the Testator as and for his last Will and Testament in the presence of us who at his request in his presence and in the presence of each other have subscribed our Names as Witnesses thereto N. LUSCOMBE, Giles EDWARDS.
Proved at London 9th July 1812 before the Judge by the Oath of Elizabeth WINGET Widow the Relict and Sole Executrix to whom Admon was granted being sworn by commission duly to administer.