Will detail

Will of Thomas Braby of Amberley

Date signed: 03 Jan 1681, Probate date: 20 Jan 1682

In the name of God Amen I Thomas Braby of Amberley in ye County of Sussex yeoman beinge weake in body but of sound memory doe ordaine this my last will & Testam’t in manner & forme following. Impris I bequeath my soul into ye hands of God my Creator Redeem’r & Sanctifier hopeinge to be saved by the meritts of my Savio’r Jesus Christ & my body to bee buryed in Christian buryall. Itm I will my goods & chattells to bee sold and after paym’t of my debts to bee equally divided between two of my children that is to say my son Robert Braby & my daughter Sarah Braby towards ye bringinge them up and I doe appoint my brother John Walder of Burpham & William London of Clapham ex’tors of this my last Will & Testam’t & doe give to each of them five shills apeice dated the third day of Jan’ry in ye year of our Lord 1681. Thomas Braby

(In Latin) Proved 20 January 1681 before the Rev Thomas Briggs,, Doctor of Laws &c. Admon committed to John Walder & William London, guardians & executors named in the said Will

Transcribed by:

Dave Woolven.

Notes about this will:

Contributed by Steve Langridge.



This will also mentions these parishes:

Burpham, Clapham.

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