Peter Brown Family History

Will of Arthur Underhill 1712


Name Place Date
Date Proved Ref. Main People Identified Fam Grp
Transcript or Copy: readability
Arthur Underhill (Yeoman) Crowhurst, Sy 13/03/1712 (Note: 'Will' shows 1711) 19/06/1714 LMA-DW/PA 05/1714/116 Sister: Mary Alcock
Neices/Nephews: Edward Alcock, Jane Alcock, John Alcock(under 21), Thomas Alcock (under 21), George Alcock (under 21), Richard Alcock (under 21-executor)
Overseer: John Underhill of Puttenden,
Witnesses: Arthur Underhill, John Underhill, John Ketelbey
UnT1530 Abstract


The following is an abstract of the will provided from the British Origins website

Arthur Underhill (X) of Crowhurst, yeoman, sensible decay in my body 13 Mar 1711/12
to my sister Mary Alcock £1 p.a. for life; to my nephew Edward Alcock a guinea; to my niece Jane Alcock £20; to my nephew John Alcock £5 at 21; to my nephew Thomas Alcock £5 at 21; to George Alcock £5 at 21; to parish of Crowhurst £1 at discretion of the officers; residue to my nephew Richard Alcock now living with me, exec. but if under age John Underhill of Puttenden, Lingfield, overseer in his nonage
Witnesses: Arthur Underhill; John Underhill; John Ketelbey
Proved: 19 Jun 1714 to exec. [DW/PA/5/1714/116]


The following is a copy of the original will obtained via Ancestry from London Metropolitan Archives