Peter Brown Family History

Will of Thomas Underhill 1537

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Thomas Underhill Lingfield, Sy 12/03/1537 24/03/1537 LMA-DW/PA/ ???????? Brother: Richard (executor)
Godson: Thomas son of brother Richard
Overseers: William Weston, priest
Witnesses: Morgan Moryce, clerk; John Wody; ... Tanner; WW
UnW1420 Abstract

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

Thomas Underhill, senior of Lingfield 12 Mar 1536/7 (to be buried in the churchyard; to mother church 4d; to the high altar 1s 4d; 13s 4d at my burial and month's mind, and 6s 8d at my year's mind; obit of 6s 8d p.a. for six years; 6s 8d to mending the steeple)
to godson Thomas son of brother Richard 20 marks; to each other godchild 4d; to William Weston, priest of Lingfield College 6s 8d; rest to brother Richard, exec.
Overseers: William Weston, priest
Witnesses: Morgan Moryce, clerk; John Wody; ...1 Tanner; WW
1? Omission, but no gapDW/PA/7/4 f.203v]