Jane BAWTREE of Wivenhoe Widow, 1782. PROB 11/1093/373

In the Name of God Amen
I Jane Bawtree of Wivenhoe in the County of Essex Widow
being of sound and disposing Mind Memory and understanding
thanks be given to Almighty God for the same do make this my last
Will and Testament in manner following that is to say First I
Commend my soul into the Hands of Almighty God my Creator
hoping through the merits of Jesus Christ my Redeemer to
obtain Redemption of all my sins and my Body I commit to the Earth
to be decently buried at the discretion of my Executors hereinafter
named and as to the temporal Estate wherewith it hath
pleased God to bless me I dispose thereof in the following
Manner vizt I give and bequeath unto my Niece Jane
Threadgall the sum of twenty pounds also I give and bequeath
unto my niece Ann the wife of Robert Baldry the sum of
ten pounds also I give and bequeath unto my Grandson
Samuel Bawtree the sum of twenty pounds all which said
Several legacies I will shall be paid by my Executors
hereinafter named within three months next after my decease
Also I give and bequeath unto my Niece Elizabeth Threadgall
Sister to the aforesaid Jane Threadgall the sum of Ten
Pounds to be paid to her likewise within three months
next after my decease Also I give and bequeath unto my
Sister Rose Dunbar Widow all my wearing Apparel and
Linen to be delivered to her as soon as may be after my
decease and after payment of my just Debts Funeral Expenses
the aforesaid Legacies and the Charges of proving and attending
The Execution of this my Will and other incident Expenses I
Give and bequeath all the Rest Residue and Remainder of my
ready Monies Monies out at Interest and other my personal
Estate and Effects of what Nature or kind soever and wheresoever
to be equally divided between my said sister Rose Dunbar and my
Two Executors as a compensation for the trouble they may have

In the Execution of this my will and Lastly I do hereby make
nominate and appointment my Friend Mr Thomas Tunmer of
Wivenhoe aforesaid Surgeon and my grandson John Bawtree
with whom I now live Executors of this my Will In witness whereof
I the said Jane Bawtree to this my last Will and Testament have
set my hand and Seal this twenty third day of April in the
Year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and eighty
two Jane Bawtree Signed Sealed published and declared
by the said Testatrix  Jane Bawtree as and for her last Will and
Testament in presence of us who in her presence at her
request have here unto subscribed our Names as Witnesses Michael
Clarke Wm Mason

This Will was proved at London the thirtieth
day of July in the year of our Lord one thousand seven
Hundred and eighty two before the Worshipful Andrew
Coltee Surrogate Doctor of Laws Surrogate of the Right
Worshipful Peter Calvert Doctor of Laws Master Keeper or
Commissary of the Prerogative Court of Canterbury lawfully
constituted by the oath of John Bawtree one of the Executors
named in the said Will to whom administration with granted of
all and singular the Goods Chattels and Credits of the deceased
having been first sworn duly to administer Power reserved of
making like Grant to Thomas Tunmer the other Executor
named in the said Weil when he shall apply for the same.

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