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The Will of Charles Honey, dated 2 July 1839
This is the last Will and Testament of Charles Honey of Boscastle in the County of Cornwall Yeoman. I give and bequeath to my son John Honey for the term of his natural life an annuity of eight pounds clear of all taxes and deductions the same to be paid to him quarterly if demanded on the usual quarter days and the first payment to be made on the first quarter day which shall happen after my decease if the same shall be demanded and I hereby charge and make liable the whole of my Real Estate with the due and regular payment thereof and as to all the rest residue and remainder of my real and personal Estate Goods Chattels Farming Live and dead Stocks Monies and securities for money whatsoever and of what kind soever I give devise and bequeath the same and every part thereof unto and to the use of my son Charles Honey his heirs executors administrators and assigns and I hereby nominate and appoint my said son Charles Honey to be executor of this my Will. In Witness whereof I the said Charles Honey the Testator have to this my last Will and Testament contained in this sheet of paper set my hand and seal this second day of July in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirty nine.
Will proved 16 July 1839
Source: CRO Ref: AP/H/8144
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