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The Will of Henry Joyce Cardmaker of Godalming written 1614

 

 

In the name of God Amen the xxviij day of September in the yere of oure lord god 1614 I Henry Joyce of Godalmynge in

the county of Surrey Cardmaker beyng in goode & p[er]fect memory thanks be unto god therefore do ordeyne make

& declare this my last wyll & testament in manner & forme followynge First I do geve and bequeath my soule unto

allmyghtie god my maker & creator & unto Jesus cryste my only & sole redemer. through whose death & passion I truste

to have foregevenes of all my synnes & my bodye tithe? yet?e to be buryed in the churchyard of godalmyng afforesaid

Item I geve unto henry joyce my sonne v s. Item I geve unto John Joyce my sonne ij s vi d. Item I geve unto Sara

my daughter ij s vi d. Item I geven unto Bridget my daughter ij s vi d. Item I geve unto Jane my daughter

ij s vi d. Item I geve unto the repearyng of the church of godallmyng ii s iiij d. Item I geve unto the pore of the

p[ar]ishe of gadallmyng iij s iiij d. all the resm resideu of my goodes whatsoever my debtes beyng payd & my

legasyes fullfylled I do geve & bequeath unto katheryne my wyfe and Rychard my sonne whome I do ordeyne & make

executors of thys my last wyll & testament to fully do the same according to the true meanyng of also I

 

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