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Will of Sibella Trewbody, dated 12 February 1691

In the Name of God amen: I Sibella TREWBODY of the Pish of Lanlivery in the Countie of Cornwall widow, and Relick of Peter TREWBODY of the said Pish, and Countie gent deceased being of sound, and perfect memory thanks be to Almighty God, and knowing the uncertainty of this life desireing to settle things in order doe hereby make this my last will, and testament this twelfth day of february Anno
Dom. 1691/2 hereby revoakeing all former wills, and this only to be taken for my last will, and testamt in manner, & form following
Imprimis I give, and bequeath my soul unto God my Creator to Jesus Christ my Redeemer, and to the Holy Ghost my santifier, and my body to Christian buriall
It. I give to each of my Children twelve pence a peice
It. All my goods and Chattels moveable, and im moveable alive, and dead,
my debts paid, and my legacies performed I give, and bequeath to my two sons John TREWBODY, and Nathaniel TREWBODY equally to be divided between them, whom I doe likewise hereby constitute, and appoint the whole, and sole Executrs of this my last will, and Testament
In witness whereof I have hereunto put my hand, and seal the day, and year first above written:
Sibella TREWBODY
Sealed signed published, and declared to be the last will, and testamt of the above said Sibella TREWBODY in presence of
Charles TREWBODY
Catharne TREWBODY
Elizabeth SAMWELL
Ann SAMWELL

N.B. Words in italics within brackets are inserted by the transcriber e.g. (signed)

Contributed by Grantley Hutchens
 

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