Peter Brown Family History

Will of Nicholas Underhill 1681


Name Place Date
Date Proved Ref. Main People Identified Fam Grp
Transcript or Copy: readability
Nicholas Underhill (Senior-Tanner) Lingfield, Sy 26/04/1681 16/05/1681 LMA-DW/PA/ 05/1681/066 Daughters: Joan Knight (wife of Edward), Elizabeth, Ann
Son: Thomas (executor)
Others: William Geale, Thomas Ashdowne,
Witnesses: Francis Collens, Thomas Kempe, James Howkes
UnE1546 Abstract


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

Nicholas Underhill of Lingfield, tanner, snr., weak 26 Apr 1681 (to poor £2 10s; to be buried in linen)
to my daughter Joan Knight wife of Edward Knight £5; to my daughter Elizabeth £50 in a year; to my daughter Ann £50 in a year; to my servant William Geale 5s; to my servant Thomas Ashdowne 5s; residue to my son Thomas Underhill, exec.
Witnesses: Francis Collens; Thomas Kempe; James Howkes(?)
Proved: 16 May 1681 to exec. [DW/PA/5/1681/66]


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