Peter Brown Family History

Will of Thomas Underhill 1689


Name Place Date
Date Proved Ref. Main People Identified Fam Grp
Transcript or Copy: readability
Thomas Underhill (Yeoman) Crowhurst, Sy 27/06/1689 13/07/1695 LMA-DW/PA/ 05/1695/078 Wife: Jane
Daughters: Jane Ryland (wife of Valin), Mary Ancocke (wife of Edward), Elizabeth
Sons: John, Arthur (executor)
Overseers: Edward Underhill of Lingfield and Edward Aulcock of Oxted
Witnesses: Edward Underhill, Thomas Heath, Thomas Heath, jnr, James Fowles
UnT1530 Abstract


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

Thomas Underhill of Crowhurst, yeoman, weak 27 Jun 1689 (to be buried in the churchyard)
to my wife Jane Underhill £6 p.a. for life and £100, a featherbed and its trappings and a pair of sheets; to my daughter Jane Ryland wife of Vallin Ryland £1 p.a. for life; to my son John Underhill 1s; to my daughter Mary Ancocke wife of Edward Ancocke 1s; to my daughter Elizabeth £30, a featherbed she used to lie on and its trappings and two pairs of sheets; residue to my son Arthur Underhill, exec.
Overseers: friends Edward Underhill of Lingfield, yeoman and Edward Aulcock of Oxted, yeoman
Witnesses: Edward Underhill; Thomas Heath; Thomas Heath, jnr.; James Fowles
Proved: 13 Jul 1695 to exec. [DW/PA/7/16 Q.60; DW/PA/5/1695/78] (£260 9s 6d)


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