Peter Brown Family History

Will of Sarah Faulconer 1707


Name Place Date
Date Proved Ref. Main People Identified Fam Grp
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Sarah Faulconer (widow) Balcombe 12/11/1707 09/12/1709 LEWES A47.P251 Sons: Henry (executor), John, Walter, Edward & George
Daughters: Sarah, Anne Hamlin
Grandchildren: Thomas Bowra; children of my son George ( Edward, John, George and Henry); William son of Walter.
Son in law: William Hamlin
Overseers: son John Faulconer & William Hamlin
FaJ1591 Abstract

The following is an abstract of the will provided from "Fragmenta Genealogica volume 10"

SARAH FAULCONER of Balcombe, widow. To sons John, Walter, Edward and George Faulconer, and two daughters Sarah Faulconer and Anne Hamlin, 5* each. To grandson Thomas Bowra £30. To the four children of my son George Faulconer, that is to say Edward, John, George and Henry Faulconer, £10 each, to be paid to my son John Faulconer and my son-in-law William Hamlin for their use, and to be paid to them at 21. All copyhold estate called Seamans and Coopers, near Staplefield and Ashford, in Cuckfield, to son Walter Faulconer for life, remainder to his son William Faulconer, remainder to his heirs, remainder to my right heirs. Copyhold called Eaglesford, alias Morris, in Twineham, to son Henry Faulconer, subject to payment of above legacies; otherwise to son John Faulconer and son-in-law William Hamlin of West Hoathly, yeoman, on trust to sell same, pay the above legacies and hand over balance to son Henry Faulconer. Executor and residuary legatee, son Henry Faulconer. Overseers: son John Faulconer and William Hamlin. Dated 12 November 1707. Proved 9 December 1709, by the executor.