Peter Brown Family History

Will of Margery Carpenter 1676


Name Place Date
Date Proved Ref. Main People Identified Fam Grp
Transcript or Copy: readability
Margery Carpenter Barcombe, Sx 24/03/1676
(Note: 'Will' shows 1675)
09/04/1676 LEWES A34.P175 Son: Thomas
Witnesses: Dorothye Sabore, Judith Cayett.


The following is a transcription of the will provided to me and made by John F Howes - March 2013
(Note: I have inserted some line breaks to aide readability)

Memorandum that upon the four and twentieth day of March Anno dmi one thousand six hundred seaventy five according to the accounting of the Church of England I Margery Carpenter late of barcombe in the County of Sussex deceased being sicke in body but of sound and p’fect memory declared her last will and testamt nuncupative in these words following or words to the same effect;
I give and bequeath all my goods chattels and creditts whatsoever to my loveing sonne Thomas Carpenter  in consideration of his great care of me and his charge that he hath lent at whome wth words or words to that effect were uttered and declared by the said Margery Carpenter in the psence of Dorothye Sabore signed, Judith Cayett.

Probate in Latin to Thomas Carpenter 9 Apr 1676


The following is a copy of the original 'Will' I obtained from the Lewes Will Microfilm