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Wills and testamentary papers


Copy will of Margery Harrys of Prickley, Marteley, Worcs., widow. 8d to the Mother Church at Worcester. 8d to High Altar of Martley. To daughter Dame Joys, wife of St. John Huddleston, Kt., certain lands lying in Sheldysley Kyngs, Martley - to hold for her life and that of her son Richard Huddleston. To son, Edward Harrys: reversion of lands in Martley. To son, Walter Harrys: 2 parcels of land called Rye Meadow and Monks More in Sheldysley Kyngs for life with reversion to Edward Harrys. : 2 lands called Woodend and Perkyns in Martley, for ever. : confirmation of gift of livestock. To son: lands and rents in Sheldysley in occupation of John Myll, to be charged with payment of debts and legacies. To Jane Tovy: best gown. To godson, Thomas Harrys: a yearling calf. To goddaughter, Margery Tovy: a yearling calf. To George Pryn: a brass pot priced 6/-, a mattress price 3/4d, a pair of sheets, a canvas and a bolster. Residue of personal estate to son Walter, who is executor. Daughter Dame Joys Huddleston, Overseer. Witnesses: John Truxton, gent.; Edward Harrys; Roger Altheme, George -----, Edward Howseman, Walter Bacar.