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Will of Edward White


  • 214: Innkeeper, Hotel Keeper, Publican


Innholder of Henley upon Thames

Document reference: TNA PROB 11/ 666
First date: 27 July 1734
Probate date: 13 August 1734
Probate court: London

Executors, Witnesses and Court Officials etc.

Executrix: Jane White
Relationship: Wife
Witness: C Aldrich
Witness: James Eaglesfield
Witness: Jona[than] Sayer
Court Official: John Bettesworth


To: [White] (Father)

I give to my father and mother £10 each

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To: Elizabeth and Martha [White] (Sisters)

I give to my sisters Elizabeth and Martha £5 each

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To: White (Brothers)

I give to my 3 brothers my clothes.  They are to be divided equally between them.

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To: Jane White (Wife)

I give to my wife Jane White the residue of my estate.

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0001: In the Name of God Amen
0002: I Edward White of Henley upon Thames in Oxfordshire Inn holder
0003: do make publish and declare this to be my last Will and Testament
0004: Imprimis I give to my Honoured Father and mother the Sum of ten
0005: pounds apeice and to my Sisters Elizabeth and Martha the Sum of
0006: Five pounds apeice I give to my three Brothers All my Wearing
0007: Apparel of all sorts to be equally divided between them All the rest
0008: and residue of my Estate whatsoever and wheresoever both real and
0009: Personal after Payment of my Debts Legacys and Funeral Expences
0010: I give and devise unto my Loving Wife Jane White her heirs Ex[ecu]tors
0011: and Administrators And I constitute and appoint my said Wife full
0012: and Sole Executrix of this my last Will In Testimony whereof I
0013: have hereunto set my hand and Seal the twenty Seventh Day of July
0014: 1734
0015: Edward White his mark
0016: Signed Sealed published and
0017: declared by the Testator Edward White as and for his last Will and
0018: Testament in the Presence of us who Subscribe our names as Witnesses
0019: to the Execution thereof at his request and in his Presence - of
0021: C Aldrich
0022: James Eaglesfield
0023: Jona[than] Sayer

Preparation of this entry

Post status: Published
Transcript by: Adele
Author: Adele
Checked by: Cynthia Robinson
Date posted: 10th May 2013
Date modified: 01st July 2014