Peter Brown Family History

Will of William Midmore 1611


Name Place Date
Date Proved Ref. Main People Identified Fam Grp
Transcript or Copy: readability
William Midmore Herstmonceaux, Sx 28/03/1611   LEWES A13.P143 Wife: Jane (executor)
Son: Edward
Witness: Edward Midmore (brother)

The following is a transcription of the will provided from the SFHG library - Transcribed by June Biggs - April 2005
(Note: I have inserted some line breaks to aide readability)

In the name of God Amen William Midmore of Horsmonsex in the County of Sussex beinge weake and sicke in body but of good and perfect remembrance did make and declare his last Will and Testament Nuncupative the Eighte and Twentith daye of Marche in the yeare of our lord God One Thousand Six Hundred and eleven in manner and forme in effect followinge That is to Saye First he bequeathed his Soule unto Almighty God And his body to be buryed in Christian buriall
Item then he did will give and bequeath All and Singular his goods Chattells and Credits whatsoever unto Jane his wife and to Edward Midmore his sonne To be equally devided betweene them;
And he did Constitute and appoynt his said wife-to bee the Sole Executrix of this his last will and testament
These being present at the makeinge and declaringe hereof his said wife and Edward Midmore his brother.