Wills (ERO D/ACW28MESEANT D/ACR14/474-475 Rose Masont 1734 1736)

16.10.1734 (Wednesday 16 October 1734)

document 5900539

in the name of god amen I Rose Masont widow of Earls Colne in the county of Essex being in competent health of body and of perfect mind and memory blessed be god do make and declare this my last will and testament in manner following that is to say first I commend my soul to my god that gave it trusting to be saved by the only merits and mediation of my blessed lord and saviour jesus christ and my body I desire may be decently buried at the discretion of my executrix hereafter named and as to that worldly estate wherewith it hath pleased god to bless me with whatsoever and wheresoever after my debts and funeral charges shall be satisfied paid and discharged I give and bequeath unto Eliz Hutton daughter of my brother Thos Hutton and lastly I do nominate and appoint the said Eliz Hutton sole executrix of this my last will and testament hereby revoking all and every will and wills by me heretofore made I do declare this to be my last will and testament in witness whereof I the said Rose Masont the testatrix to this my last will and testament have set my hand and seal the 16.10.1734 signed sealed published and declared by the testatrix above named in our presence and in her presence attested and subscribed by us Thos Sewell Hannah Clarke Geo Livermore mark Rose Mesont