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Will of Henry Denne

of Littlebourne, Kent


Source: Prterogative Court of Canterbury Prob 11/1662 Folio 575, 1822
Transcribed by Norm Dennie
This is the Last Will and Testament of me Henry Denne of Elbridge in the parish of Littlebourne in the County of Kent, Gentleman, made publicly and .... this nineteenth day of September in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and nine as follows:
First I do nominate and appoint my brother in law George Hollingbury and my friends Richard Pembrook of Littlebourne Court in the parish of Littlebourne aforesaid, Gentleman, and Bennett Kingsford of the same parish, Gentleman, the executors of this my Last Will and testament and I give and bequeath unto each of them who shall prove my will the sum of one hundred pounds of lawful money of Great Britain as a token of my respect and as a small for their time and trouble in and about the execution of this my will and the trust hereby in them report.

Also, I give and bequeath unto my late wife’s friend Elizabeth Whittier, spinster, who resides in the City of Canterbury the sum of two hundred pounds of like lawful money.
Also I give and bequeath unto the Treasurer for the time being of the General Kent and Canterbury Hospital in the said City of Canterbury the sum of one hundred pounds of like lawful money for the charitable purposes of the said Hospital to be paid to the said Treasurer and his .... to be a sufficient discharge to my Executors for the same all with and .... I do hereby order and direct shall be paid out of my personal estate to the .... thereof respectively within six calendar months next after my decease.

And I give devise and bequeath unto my Trustman, George Hollingbury for and during the term of his natural life the working rent or sum of fourteen shillings of lawful money aforesaid to be issued out of and .... upon my real estate. And I direct that the same shall be regularly paid to him on the Saturday in every week out of the rent and profits of my said real estate and that the first payment thereof shall begin and be paid on the first Saturday next after my decease. And, I do hereby ..... my real estates with the payment thereof alternately.

And as to all and singular my manors, messuages, lands, woodlands, tenements, and hereditaments and parts and parcels of manors, messuages, lands, woodlands, tenements and hereditaments and all other my real estates whatsoever and wheresoever as well freeholds as leaseholds and all my estate until and interest therein respectively and any part and parcel thereof with these respective I give, devise and bequeath the same respectively and any of them and any part and parcel thereof unto the said George Hollingbury, Richard Pembrook and Bennett Kingsford and their heirs to for and upon the several uses, trusts, intents, and purposes and under and subject to the several powers, previous conditions, restrictions and limitations herein after mentioned expressed .... limited and declared of and ... the same respectively that is to say to the use of my nephew in law Denne Hollingbury only son of my said brother in law George Hollingbury and his assigns for and during the term of his natural life without ..... of or for any manner of waste and from and after this determination of that estate to the use of the said George Hollingbury, Richard Pembrook, and Bennett Kingsford and their heirs during the natural life of the said Denne Hollingbury in trust to support and provide the nourishment uses and status herein after limited from being defeated or destroyed and for that purpose to make or bring actions as the rest shall require yet worth while to permit and to suffer the said Denne Hollingbury and his assigns during his life to waive and take the rents and profits thereof and of any part and thereof to and for his and their own use and benefit and from and after his decease to the use of the first, second, third, fourth, fifth, and all and every other son and sons of the body of the said Denne Hollingbury, being lawfully to be begotten severally and in remainder one after another as they and every of theirs shall be in seniority of age and priority of birth and the several and ... and respective heirs male of the body and bodies of all and every male son and sons lawfully issuing the elder of male sons and the heirs male of his body to be always preferred and to later before the younger of male son and sons and the heirs male of his and their body and bodies issuing and for default of male issue to the use of the said Denne Hollingbury in trust to support and provide the nourishment uses and status herein after limited from being defeated or destroyed and for that purpose to make or bring actions as the rest shall require yet worth while to permit and to suffer the said Denne Hollingbury and his assigns during his life to waive and take the rents and profits thereof and of any part and thereof to and for his and their own use and benefit and from and after his decease to the use of the first, second, third, fourth, fifth and all and every other son and sons of the body of the said Denne Hollingbury lawfully to be begotten severally and in remainder one after another Seniority of age and priority of birth and the several and .... and respective heirs male of the body and bodies of all and ever male son and sons lawfully issuing the elder of male sons and their heirs male of his body to be always preferred and to later before the younger of male son and sons and the heirs male of his and their body and bodies issuing

and for default of male issue to the use of I give to the wife? of Henry Denne the eldest son of my late uncle William Denne deceased ..... and his assigns for and during the term of his natural life without .... of or for any manner of ..... waste and from and after this determination of that estate to the use of The said George Hollingbury, Richard Pembrook and Bennett Kingsford and their heirs during the natural life of the said Henry Denne in trust to support and provide the nourishment uses and status herein after limited from being defaulted or destroyed and for that purpose to or bring as the new .... the ... to permit and suffer the said Henry Denne and his assigns during his life to also ... the rents and profits thereof and of any part thereof to and for his and their own use and benefit and from and after his decease to the use of the first, second, third, fourth, fifth and all and every other the son and sons of the body of the said Henry Denne lawfully to be begotten severally and in remainder one after another as they and every of theirs shall be in seniority of age and priority of birth and the several and .... and respective heirs male of the body and bodies of all and every male son and sons lawfully issuing the elder of male sons and the heirs male of his body to be always preferred and to later before the younger of male son and sons and the heirs male of his and their body and bodies issuing

and for default of male issue to the use of Thomas Denne the second son of my said late uncle William Denne deceased and his assigns for and during the term of his natural life without ..... of or for any manner of waste and from and after this determination of that estate to the use of the said George Hollingbury, Richard Pembrook, and Bennett Kingsford and their heirs during the natural life of the said Thomas Denne in trust to support and provide the nourishment uses and status herein after limited from being defaulted or destroyed and for that purpose to or bring as the new ... the... to permit and suffer the said Thomas Denne and his assigns during his life to also ... and unto the rents and profits thereof and of any part thereof to and for his and their own use and benefit and from and after his decease to the use of the first, second, third, fourth, fifth and all and every other the son and sons of the body of the said Thomas Denne lawfully to be begotten severally and in remainder one after another as they and every of theirs shall be in seniority of age and priority of birth and the several and respective heirs male of the body and bodies of all and every male son and sons lawfully issuing the elder of male sons and the heirs male of his body to be always preferred and to later before the younger of male son and sons and the heirs male of his and their body and bodies issuing

and for default of male issue to the use of William Denne the third son of my said late uncle William Denne deceased and his assigns for and during the term of his natural life without of or for any manner of waste and from and after this determination of that estate to the use of the said George Hollingbury, Richard Pembrook, and Bennett Kingsford and their heirs during the natural life of the said William Denne in trust to support and provide the nourishment uses and status herein after limited from being defaulted or destroyed and for that purpose to ... or bring as the new ... the...to permit and suffer the said William Denne and his assigns during his life to also ... and unto the rents and profits thereof and of any part thereof to and for his and their own use and benefit and from and after his decease to the use of the first, second, third, fourth, fifth and all and every other the son and sons of the body of the said William Denne lawfully to be begotten severally and in remainder one after another as they and every of theirs shall be in seniority of age and priority of birth and the several and respective heirs male male of the body and bodies of all and every male son and sons lawfully issuing the elder of male sons and the heirs male of his body to be always preferred and to later before the younger of male son and sons and the heirs male of his and their body and bodies issuing

and for default of male issue to the use of Richard Denne the fourth son of my said late uncle William Denne deceased and his assigns for and during the term of his natural life without ..... of or for any manner of waste and from and after this determination of that estate to the use of the said George Hollingbury, Richard Pembrook, and Bennett Kingsford and their heirs during the natural life of the said Richard Denne in trust to support and provide the nourishment uses and status herein after limited from being defaulted or destroyed and for that purpose to or bring as the new ... the ... to permit and suffer the said Richard Denne and his assigns during his life to also ... and unto the rents and profits thereof and of any part thereof to and for his and their own use and benefit and from and after his decease to the use of the first, second, third, fourth, fifth and all and every other the son and sons of the body of the said Richard Denne lawfully to be begotten severally and in remainder one after another as they and every of theirs shall be in seniority of age and priority of birth and the several and respective heirs male male of the body and bodies of all and every male son and sons lawfully issuing the elder of male sons and the heirs male of his body to be always preferred and to later before the younger of male son and sons and the heirs male of his and their body and bodies issuing

and for default of male issue to the use of John Blaxland eldest son of the late Edward Blaxland of Ospringe and his assigns for and during the term of his natural life of the said John Blaxland of or for any manner of waste and from and after this determination of that estate to the use of the said George Hollingbury, Richard Pembrook, and Bennett Kingsford and their heirs during the natural life of the said John Blaxland in trust to support and provide the nourishment uses and status herein after limited from being defaulted or destroyed and for that purpose to .... or bring as the new ... the ... to permit and suffer the said John Blaxland and his assigns during his life to also ... and unto the rents and profits thereof and of any part thereof to and for his and their own use and benefit and from and after his decease to the use of the first, second, third, fourth, fifth and all and every other the son and sons of the body of the said John Blaxland lawfully to be begotten severally and in remainder one after another as they and every of theirs shall be in seniority of age and priority of birth and the several and respective heirs male of the body and bodies of all and every male son and sons lawfully issuing the elder of such sons and the heirs male of his body to be always preferred and to later before the younger of such son and sons and the heirs male of his and their body and bodies issuing

and for default of male issue to the use of John Wood son of Thomas Wood of the town and part of Sandwich in the said County of Kent, Gentleman, and his assigns for and during the term of his natural life without ..... of or for any manner of waste and from and after this determination of that estate to the use of the said George Hollingbury, Richard Pembrook, and Bennett Kingsford and their heirs during the natural life of the said John Wood in trust to support and preserve the .... uses and estate hereinafter limited from being defeated or destroyed and for that purpose to make entries or bring .... as the case shall require yet nevertheless to permit and suffer the said John Wood and his assigns during his life to receive and .... the rents and profits thereof and of every part thereof to and for his and their own use and benefit and from and after his decease to the use of the first, second, third, fourth, fifth and all and every other the son and sons of the body of the said John Wood lawfully to be begotten severally .... and in remainder one after another as they and every of them shall be in seniority of age and priority of birth and the several and respective heirs male of the body and bodies of all and every such son and sons lawfully issuing the older of such and the heirs male of his body to be always preferred and to take before the younger of such son and sons and the heirs male of his and their body and bodies issuing

and for default of such item to the use of Thomas Cooper son of John Cooper of Brambeling Court and his assigns for and during the term of his natural life without .... limited of or for any manner of waste and from and after the determination of .... use of the said George Hollingbury, Richard Pembrook, and Bennett Kingsford and their heirs during the natural life of the said Thomas Cooper in trust to support and preserve the contingent uses and estates hereinafter limited from being defeated or destroyed and for that purpose to make .... or bring .... shall require that to permit and suffer the said Thomas Cooper and his assigns during his life to receive and take the rents and profits thereof and of every part thereof to and for his and their own use and benefit and from and after his decease, to the use of the first, second, third, fourth, fifth and all and every other the son and sons of the body of the said Thomas Cooper lawfully to be begotten severally .... and in remainder one after another as they and every of them shall be in seniority of age and priority of birth and several and respective heirs male of the body and bodies of all and every such son and sons lawfully issuing the older of such sons and the heirs male of his body to be always preferred and to take before the younger of such son and sons and the heirs male of his and their body and bodies issuing

and for default of such issue to the use of William Cooper youngest son of the said John Cooper and his assigns for and during the term of his natural life without impairment of or for any manner of waste and from and after the determination of that estate to the use of the said George Hollingbury, Richard Pembrook, and Bennett Kingsford and their heirs during the natural life of the said William Cooper in trust to support and preserve the contingent uses and estates hereinafter limited from being defeated or destroyed and for that purpose to make ... or bring ... shall require that ... to permit and suffer the said William Cooper and his assigns during his life to receive and take the rents and profits thereof and of every part thereof to and for his and their own use and benefit and from and after his decease, to the use of the first, second, third, fourth, fifth and all and every other the son and sons of the body of the said William Cooper lawfully to be begotten severally .... and in remainder one after another as they and every of them shall be in seniority of age and priority of birth and several and respective heirs male of the body and bodies of all and every such son and sons lawfully issuing the older of such sons and the heirs male of his body to be always preferred and to take before the younger of such son and sons and the heirs male of his and their body and bodies issuing

and for default of such [issue to the] use of John Wood youngest son of Captain John Wood of Canterbury and his assigns for and during the term of his natural life without ..... limited of or for any manner of waste and from and after the determination of use of the said George Hollingbury, Richard Pembrook, and Bennett Kingsford and their heirs during the natural life of the said John Wood the son in trust to support and preserve the contingent uses and estates .... estates hereinafter limited from being defeated or destroyed and for that purpose to make ... or bring .... shall require that .... to permit and suffer the said John Wood and his heirs and assigns during his life to receive and take the rents and profits thereof and of every part thereof to and for his and their own use and benefit and from and after his decease, to the use of the first, second, third, fourth, fifth and all and every other the son and sons of the body of the said John Wood the son lawfully to be begotten severally ..... and in remainder one after another as they and every of them shall be in seniority of age and priority of birth and several and respective heirs male of the body and bodies of all and every such son and sons lawfully issuing the elder of such sons and the heirs male of his body to be always preferred and to take before the younger of such son and sons and the heirs male of his and their body and bodies issuing

and for default of such [issue to the] use of William Wood second son of Captain John Wood and his assigns for and during the term of his natural life without impeachment of or for any manner of waste and from and after the determination of .... use of the said George Hollingbury, Richard Pembrook, and Bennett Kingsford and their heirs during the natural life of the said William Wood in trust to support and preserve the contingent uses and estates hereinafter limited from being defeated or destroyed and for that purpose to make .... or bring [actions as to the use] shall require that .... to permit and suffer the said William Wood and his heirs and assigns during his life to receive and take the rents and profits thereof and of every part thereof to and for his and their own use and benefit and from and after his decease, to the use of the first, second, third, fourth, fifth and all and every other the son and sons of the body of the said William Wood lawfully to be begotten severally .... and in remainder one after another as they and every of them shall be in seniority of age and priority of birth and several and respective heirs male of the body and bodies of all and every such son and sons lawfully issuing the elder of such sons and the heirs male of his body to be always preferred and to take before the younger of such son and sons and the heirs male of his and their body and bodies issuing

and for default of such [issue to the] use of Harry Wood third son of Captain John Wood and his assigns for and during the term of his natural life without impeachment of or for any manner of waste and from and after the determination of .... use of the said George Hollingbury, Richard Pembrook, and Bennett Kingsford and their heirs during the natural life of the said Harry Wood in trust to support and preserve the contingent uses and estates hereinafter limited from being defeated or destroyed and for that purpose to make .... or bring actions as to the use shall require that .... to permit and suffer the said Harry Wood and his heirs and assigns during his life to receive and take the rents and profits thereof and of every part thereof to and for his and their own use and benefit and from and after his decease, to the use of the first, second, third, fourth, fifth and all and every other the son and sons of the body of the said Harry Wood lawfully to be begotten severally .... and in remainder one after another as they and every of them shall be in seniority of age and priority of birth and several and respective heirs male of the body and bodies of all and every such son and sons lawfully issuing the elder of such sons and the heirs male of his body to be always preferred and to take before the younger of such son and sons and the heirs male of his and their body and bodies issuing

and for default of such [issue to the] use of Thomas Wood youngest son of Captain John Wood and his assigns for and during the term of his natural life without impeachment of or for any manner of waste and from and after the determination of .... estate to the use of the said George Hollingbury, Richard Pembrook, and Bennett Kingsford and their heirs during the natural life of the said Thomas Wood in trust to support and preserve the contingent uses and estates hereinafter limited from being defeated or destroyed and for that purpose to make ... or bring actions as to the use shall require that to permit and suffer the said Thomas Wood and his heirs and assigns during his life to receive and take the rents and profits thereof and of every part thereof to and for his and their own use and benefit and from and after his decease, to the use of the first, second, third, fourth, fifth and all and every other the son and sons of the body of the said Thomas Wood lawfully to be begotten severally .... and in remainder one after another as they and every of them shall be in seniority of age and priority of birth and several and respective heirs male of the body and bodies of all and every such son and sons lawfully issuing the elder of such sons and the heirs male of his body to be always preferred and to take before the younger of such son and sons and the heirs male of his and their body and bodies issuing.

And for default of such ..... use of the said George Hollingbury, Richard Pembrook, and Bennett Kingsford and their heirs and assigns forever upon trust that they the said George Hollingbury, Richard Pembrook, and Bennett Kingsford or their survivors or survivor of them or the heirs of the survivor shall and do as soon as conveniently may be absolutely dispose of all and singular my said real estates as well freehold and leasehold hereinbefore devised and any of them and such part and parcel thereof either .... or in parcels and other by public auction or private .... as they or he shall think proper for the best price or prices that can or may be reasonable had or gotten for the .... and for facilitating such sale or sales my will is and I do hereby ..... devise, and declare this the .... or right of them the said George Hollingbury, Richard Pembrook, and Bennett Kingsford or of the survivors or survivor of them or of the heirs of such survivor shall be a good and sufficient discharge or good and sufficient declaration to the purchaser or purchasers of my said real estates his, her or their heirs and assigns respectively for his, her or their purchase money or purchase monies of for so ..... thereof for which with receipt or receipts shall be required without such purchase or purchasers .... assigned to ..... application or being survivable for the application or applications of their respective purchase monies or any part thereof and .... in the trust that they the said George Hollingbury, Richard Pembrook, and Bennett Kingsford or the survivors or survivor of them or their heirs of such survivor shall and to forthwith aftersaid not only pay or issued to be paid all and remainder the monies which shall arise or be paid in note, sale or sales as aftersaid and any part thereof after ...... Which shall extend or be individual to the same unto the Treasurer for the time being of the before mentioned General Kent and Canterbury Hospital near the said City of Canterbury for the institution purposes of the said Hospital whose receipt alone shall be a sufficient discharge to my said trustees for the same and my will is and I do hereby desire that upon any .... of the house of the messuage farm and lands called Littlebourne Court wherein the leasehold lands before hereinbefore devised and .... as part of my real estates are .... the part or proportion of the five and .... which I have .... and to pay upon any such .... in respect of the same lands shall and may from time to time or paid by and out of the rents and profits of my said real estates or some part thereof and that all now and other... at any time or times hereafter to be had or contained of the same leasehold lands shall from time to time during the maintenance thereof remain .... and be in to for and upon the life uses, trusts intents, and purposes and under and subject to the life powers, provisos ..... instructions and as are herein mentioned expressed limited and declared of and .... my real estates or as thereto .... and the Laws of England will permit

provided always and my will is and I do herein empower the said Denne Hollingbury from time to time and at anytime or hours during his natural life by any deed or deeds, instrument or instruments in writing to be sealed or and delivered by him in the presence of and to be attested ... or now .... witnesses to grant limit or appoint to or to the use of or in trust for any women whom he may marry or take to wife for her or their life or lives and for her or their jointure any annual survivor sums of money In the whole the annual sum of two hundred pounds to be issuing out of or .... upon all or any part or parts of my said real estates .... herein before devised with such powers and remedies for the .... thereof and such grant limitation or appointment to be .... either before or after such intermarriage or intermarriages as to him the said Denne Hollingbury shall .... and by the ..... instrument or instruments in writing to be so .... and attested as aforesaid to subject and ..... all and singular my said real estates or any part there of to and with the payment of any sum or sums of money not .... in the whole the principal sum of four thousand pounds Sterling for the portion or portions of any child or children whether sons or daughters of him the said Denne Hollingbury by any such wife or wives lawfully to be begotten to be paid of such money .... and with such instruments and in such manner as he the said Denne Hollingbury shall think fit and appoint and for .... the same with interest thereunto .... any term or terms of .... or devised by any of .... of the hereditaments .... or any part thereof for every term or terms or number of years as he shall think proper provided always .... that is the said Denne Hollingbury shall happen to .... sons male of his body lawfully begotten or if he shall .... all of them shall happen to be under the age of twenty one years and without sons male .... and in either case or default of .... male of the body of the said Denne Hollingbury lawfully begotten any such appointment or appointments of such portion or portions of any daughter or daughters of him the said Denne Hollingbury shall be void and .... portion or portions shall not be raised or paid provided also.

And my further will is and I do hereby empower the said Henry Denne and the several and respective other tenants for life of my said real estates herein before named severally and ........ as and where they shall respectively ...into and be in the ... possessions of my said herein before devised real estates or any part thereof or be ..... to the rents and profits thereof from and after they shall each severally attained the age of twenty one years from time to time and at any time or times during their respective natural lives by and deed or deeds, instrument or instruments in writing to be .... and declared by them respectively in the presence of and to be attested by ... or money devised witnessed in life manner to limit or to the use of or in trust for any woman or women when they respectively may marry or take to wife for her or their life or lives and for her or their jointure any annual sum or sums of money not ..... the whole the annual sum of two hundred pounds to be issuing out of and charged upon such part or parts of my said real estates herein before devised whereof they shall so be in possession or to the rents and profits whereof they shall so be entitled as aforesaid or any part thereof with such powers and .... for the money thereof and such ..... terms of years for better surviving the pursuant thereof and such trust, limitation or appointment to be made either before or after such intermarriage or intermarriages as to the said Henry Denne or the person respectively .... the same shall soon .... and by the same deed or deeds, or instrument or instruments, as aforesaid or by any other deed or deeds, instrument or instruments in writing to be so sold or delivered and attested as aforesaid to subject and charged all and singular my said real states whereof they shall so be in possession or to the rents and profits whereof they shall be .... aforesaid or any part thereof to and with the payment of any sum or sums of money not exceeding in the whole, the principal sum of four thousand pounds Sterling for the portion or portions of any child or children whether sons or daughters of him the said Henry Denne or of such ..... interest for life as aforesaid by any such wife or wives lawfully to be begotten to be paid at such age or ages .... or terms and with such maintenance and in such ..... as he the said Henry Denne or such respective for ..... shall think fit and appoint and for... the sum with interest to limit or any term or terms of years or to make and execute any devise or devises by way of mortgages of the hereditaments to be ..... or any part thereof for any term or number of years as he shall think proper provided always never the less that if the said Henry Denne or such other ..... for life issuing any such appointment or appointments as last mentioned shall happen to die without issue male of his body lawfully begotten or if he shall leave any such issue male and all of them shall happen to die under the age of twenty one years and without issue male then and in either case or default issue male of the body of the said Henry Denne or such other tenant for life lawfully begotten any such appointment or appointments as last mentioned of a portion or portions for any daughter of daughters of the said Henry Denne or such other tenant for life as aforesaid shall be .... and the same portion or portions shall or be raised aforesaid

provided also and it is my will that my said estates shall never be .... with the payment of more than one such annuity as a provision for any such woman at once and then continued provided always and my further will is that it shall and may be lawful to and for the said Denne Hollingbury and the said tenants for life respectively .... before named .... when they shall respectively ... into and be in the natural possession of my said real estates herein before issued or any part thereof or be ...... to the rents and profits thereof or any part thereof by indenture .... respective husbands and wives to .... or .... the source or sole part or parts thereof whereof they shall respectively be in the natural possession or to the rents and profits whereof they shall respectively be entitled unto any person or powers for any time or number of years not ..... possession and not in .... remainder or ..... of such lands they be warranted and made payable .... thereof respectively the best improved ..... rent that may be reasonably paid for the same without ... any survivor, sums of money or ..... by way of .... for or in respect of my house or lands and so as .. of the said leases be in a .. dispunishable of waste by any express words thereof to be routinely used that in way of such houses there be maintained or claimed of rent for now pursuant of the rent or rents to be thereby respectively .... to that such house or houses shall be made ..... and deliver or counterpart and counterparts of such house and lands provided for and my further will is and I do hereby respectfully declare that notwithstanding any of the uses estates limitations and trusts herein before limited expressed declared and contained it shall and may be lawful to and for the said George Hollingbury, Richard Pembrook and Bennett Kingsford and the survivors and survivor of them and the heirs of such survivor and they and he .... and is hereby .. and empowered at any time or times after the said Denne Hollingbury shall attained his age of twenty one years at the request and by the direction of him the said Denne Hollingbury testified in writing under his hand and seal and after his ... in case of ...... of issue male of his body ..... at the request and on the direction of the said Henry Denne and in like manner and ... at the request and on the direction of the other tenants for life of my said real estates herein before named severally ...... they shall respectively .... into and be in the natural possession of my said real estates herein before devised or any part thereof or be actually testified to the rents and profits thereof or of any part thereof to be testified in writing under their respective hand and seal as aforesaid to ... and in respect of or ...... for or in lieu of the manors, messuages, lands or hereditaments for ... in possession to be interested ..... in that part of Great Britain called ..... Minor any part or parts of my real estates hereinbefore and the .... and ... thereof or other estate and interest ... to any person or persons and his, her or their respective heirs and assigns interest for such prior or ..... in money or for such provision or .... in manors, messuages, lands or interests as to them the said George Hollingbury, Richard Pembrook and Bennett Kingsford the survivors and survivor of them or the heirs or such survivor ... seem reasonable and for the ... or purpose of ... any such ... in disposition or ..... that it ...... George Hollingbury, Richard Pembrook and Bennett Kingsford and the survivors and survivor of them and the heirs of such survivor of any good or goods, instrument or instruments in writing to be sealed and received by them or the survivors or survivor of them or the heirs of such survivor in the presence of and to be ..... at such request and by sole direction ..... aforesaid as aforesaid to ... and appoint all such part and parts of my said real estates to be sold, disposed of or .... such purchase or purchases or the person or persons ..... exchange or exchanges and his her or their heirs and assigns respectively or otherwise to limit .. and appoint .. or other use or uses trust or trusts of or .. my said real estates ..... or to be ... disposed of or ........... such sale, disposition or ..... any part or parts of my said real estates shall be sold for a valuable distribution in money and such receipt or receipts as herein before mentioned shall be ... for the purchase money and also when any part or parts of my said real estates shall be disposed of or conveyed in .... for or in lieu of any other Manors, messuages, lands or interests, manors, messuages, lands or interests and of such trust .... manors, messuages, lands or hereditaments shall be well .... the said George Hollingbury, Richard Pembrook and Bennett Kingsford the survivors and survivor of them or the heirs of such survivor all and every of my said real estates be sold, disposed of or conveyed in exchange shall be and remain for ever thereafter the .... and absolutely discharged of and from all and every the uses, estates, trusts, declarations, powers, .... and limited expressed, ordered and contained of and .... the same and from here forth the said part or parts of my real estates as shall be sold, disposed of or exchanged shall so remain ..... and be to the only proper use of ..... of such purchase or purchases of such other person or persons to ... shall be sold, disposed of or exchanged and conveyed and of his, her, and their heirs and assigns absolutely forever subject only to such lands and ... as .... or therein respectively pursuant to .... and respective ..... herein before for those purposes respectively contained and my further will is that where all or any part or parts of my said real estate hereby .... shall be paid for a valuable .... in money all and my sum and sums of money which shall arise by such sale or sales as aforesaid shall be paid into the hands of the said George Hollingbury, Richard Pembrook and Bennett Kingsford the survivors and survivor of them or the heirs or such survivor and that the receipt and receipts of the said George Hollingbury, Richard Pembrook and Bennett Kingsford the survivors and survivor of them or the heirs of such survivor ..... discharge and purchase or purchases of my real estate or any part thereof for his, her, or their .... or for so .... thereof for which sole receipt or receipts ..... such purchase or purchases of my real estate for the application of their respective purchase or any part thereof and my further will is that all and only sum and sums of money which shall arise by such sale or sales as aforesaid of my real estates or any part thereof shall .... be laid out, disposed of, and invested in the purchase of the manors, messuages, lands and hereditaments so to be purchased as all and every the manors messuages, lands, and hereditaments which shall be .... said George Hollingbury, Richard Pembrook and Bennett Kingsford the survivors and survivor of them or the heirs of such survivor or in exchange for or in .... of all or every part of my said real estates so made saleable or exchangeable as before said shall be and conveyed to for and upon such and the .... trusts, interests, and purposes and under and subject to such ... limitations as are hereunto before mentioned expressed limited and declared of and .. my said real estate hereby ... as aforesaid .... be accepted or .... will admit of anything in this my will ... and to the .... thereof in my ........

provided always and my will is that if the said Denne Hollingbury at the time of my decease shall be under the age of twenty one years, then all the rents and profits of my said real estates herein before devised until the said Denne Hollingbury shall attain the said age except only to .... shall be .... and sufficient to be .......... on my said real estates in good and sufficient repair and to pay the taxes and .... in respect of .... to the said George Hollingbury and also except the yearly sum of one hundred and fifty pounds which shall be paid ........... for the maintenance and ..... of the said Denne Hollingbury until he shall ....... attain his age of seventeen years and afterward the yearly sum of three hundred pounds which shall be paid for the life purposes until he shall attain his age of twenty one years shall be ..... attain his age of twenty one years shall be ........ as part of and .... with the residue of my personal estates as the said residue is herein after disposed of or directed to be disposed of

and as to all the residue and remainder of my goods, chattels, ..........., monies, ............ and all other any personal estate whatsoever and wheresoever and of what nature, kind or quality, forever the ..... after and subject to the payment of my just debts and funeral expenses and the several legacies and sums of money by me herein before given and bequeathed ......... part thereof and all my estate and ..... unto my said Executors the said George Hollingbury, Richard Pembrook and Bennett Kingsford their Executors and upon trust that they my said Trustees and Executors or their survivors or survivor of those said Executors or Advisors shall and or as soon as conveniently may be after my decease sell and invest into ready money all such ... parts and parts thereof as shall not consist of ........ for money and as they or he shall limit proper and shall and do .... all such part and parts thereof as shall consist of monies and .... for money and shall and do .... or with all ... afterwards layout and invest the monies arising by the sale or sales and to be .. together with the surplus of the rents and profits of my real estates .... of the public fund or funds of this kingdom ... and shall and do ... or to be purchased and also of ... capital stock in the public funds which shall be ... of my decease and of the dividends, interests ... respectively upon the trusts and for the interests and purpose of living after mentioned, that is to say, upon trust to layout and invest the yearly dividends, interest and ... of the said capital stock respectively together with the surplus of the rents and profits of my real estates during the minority of the said Denne Hollingbury as aforesaid from him to him ..... or his own expenses or ..... of life ... or funds ... to layout and invest the dividends, interest and proceeds of the capital stock to be prepared with the said dividends, interest and surplus rents and profits respectively in the ..... use of life, capital stock, interest that the dividends, interest, and profits of the said first mentioned capital stocks and of the capital stocks to be purchased by the dividends interest and .... thereof and by the surplus of the rents and profits of my said real estates may attain and increased for the benefit of the persons respectively to ... hereinafter bequeathed or directed to be transferred or paid and upon further trust where and as soon as the said Denne Hollingbury shall ever attain his age of twenty one years, by sale of an important part of the said trust stocks .... and pay unto him the said Denne Hollingbury for his own use the sum of three thousand pounds sterling and upon further trust where and as soon as the said Denne Hollingbury shall attain his age of twenty five years ... and pay all and singular the residue or remainder of the said trust stocks and all .... thereof in the maintenance and all other the .... and any part and part thereof unto him the said Denne Hollingbury his Executors, advisors and assigns for his and their own use and benefit but if the said Denne Hollingbury shall live to attain his age of twenty one years and .... under the age of twenty five years .... of his body lawfully begotten then upon trust .... residue or remainder of the said trust stocks and all .... thereof and the dividends, interest, and profits thereof respectively in trust for the issue of him the said Denne Hollingbury in equal parts shares or proportions and to be ... paid unto such issue at such ... and form as the said Denne Hollingbury by his Last Will and Testament in writing or any covenant thereto or by any witness to be his Last Will and Testament or Codicil shall direct, appoint and for want of any such direction or appointments in trust for all and every his child or children of the body of the said Denne Hollingbury lawfully to be begotten except his ... son for the time being equally to be divided between them if ... and respective Executors, Advisors and Assigns of such child or children respectively ... part or share... trust or monies of trust of the said children as shall be a son or sons aforesaid transferred and paid unto time and ... severally and respectively ... they shall normally attain the age of twenty one years and ... daughter or daughters to be assigned, transferred and paid unto the ... normally and respectively ... shall normally attain the said age or be married ..... And if any one or more of his said children a son or sons shall happen to die under the age of twenty one years without issue, or being a daughter or daughters shall happen to die under the said age and without .. in trust to assign ... and pay the part or share and parts or shares of him, her, or them so dying of ... respectively unto and ... his survivors and survivor of sole children except sole oldest or only son as aforesaid equally to or divided between survivors. If ....... several and respective Executors, Advisors, and Assigns, sole survivor or survivors and to or assigned, transferred and paid unto so survivors and survivor severally and respectively at such time ... and together with ... and their respective assigned part or share and parts or shares of and in the share trust .. purposes to the trust aforesaid and if all the said children living, son or sons shall happen to die under the age of twenty one years or being daughter or daughters shall happen to die under the said age and not been married, then in trust for the oldest or only son of the body of the said Denne Hollingbury lawfully to be begotten and the Executors, Advisors and Assigns of such oldest or only son to be assigned transferred and paid unto him and as soon as he shall attain his age of twenty one years

provided always And my will is that my said trustees, survivors and survivor of them and the Executors or Advisors of survivor in default of any sole direction or appointment of the said trust shares and permits by the said Denne Hollingbury as aforesaid shall and or in the ... of the said Denne Hollingbury as aforesaid shall and do in the maintenance ... of the said Denne Hollingbury until his said children respectively or any of them shall ... to their respective parts or shares of and in the same trust, shares, and provided ... the yearly dividends, interest and proceeds of the said respective parts or shares or any part thereof for and towards their respective maintenance and ... or otherwise to attain such and in trust for their use and benefit in such manner as they, any said trustees or the survivors or survivor of them or the Executors or Assigns of such survivor in their or his own discretion shall or may .... in case the said Denne Hollingbury shall happen to die under the age of twenty one years or if he shall live .... and afterwards die under the age of twenty five years without issue of his body lawfully begotten or in case he shall have any such issue and all sole issue being a son or sons shall afterwards die under the age of twenty one years without issue or being a daughter or daughters shall afterwards die under the said age and interest having be married then from and after the decease of the said Denne Hollingbury under the age of twenty one years or from and after his decease under the age of twenty five years without issue or from and after failure of issue of his body lawfully begotten Shall ... happen in trust to pay or issue to be paid unto the said George Hollingbury and his assigns during his natural life or otherwise to persist and suffer him and his assigns during his life .... to his and their own the yearly dividend interest, and proceeds of all such capital shares in the public funds as shall be ... at the time of my decease and upon further trust to assign transfer and pay all the of the new trust, shares, and all thereof and ... dividends, interest and proceeds thereof and all other .... and any part and parcel thereof unto the said Henry Denne? or unto such other tenants for life of my real estates who after the decease of the said Denne Hollingbury without issue male or upon failure of his issue male shall first .... into and be in the actual possession of my said real estates or any part thereof or be .. to the rents and profits thereof or of any part thereof .... aforesaid and who shall first live to attain the age of twenty one years, his Executors, Advisors, and assigns to and for his and their own use and profit and after the decease of the said George Hollingbury or in case he shall die in the lifetime of his son the said Denne Hollingbury then also to assign hereafter and pay the capital shares in the public funds which shall be ... in my name at the time of my decease and any part thereof unto the said Henry Denne? or unto ... tenant for life of my said real estates as last ... Executors, Advisors and Assigns to and for his and their life use and benefit

and my further will is and I do hereby express, order, devise and declare that they my said Testators and Executors and such and every of them or any of their heirs, executors or advisors in the first place and the rest of the aforesaid respective ....... aforesaid Trusts, Estates, Monies and proceeds respectively and their co-trustee and co-trustees all such ........ and expense as they or any of them shall or may respectively retain .... for or by reason of the said ...... trusts hereby ...... respectively or the ..... thereof or any other ..... thereunto provided always and my will is and I do hereby express, order and direct the said Denne Hollingbury and the said several other tenants for life of my said real estates here before mentioned not being of the Arms of Denne and their heirs male of his and their body and bodies .... shall not have .... of my said real estates .... or revised as aforesaid otherwise shall upon this express ...... shall normally and respectively and when such use .... shall issue by him or them in possession .... and Arms of Denne and do and shall severally and respectively .... and do and shall ....... of Denne and by no other Surname whatsoever and do and shall apply for and do his and their best endeavour to obtain .... Royal ... and authority .... and Arms of Denne ..... for .... of said condition my further will is that my said real estates and my part thereof shall go over to and be held and enjoyed by his person ..... remainder and the ..... issue of his body .... to the uses and limitations aforesaid in life manner as if the said Denne Hollingbury or such other tenant for life as aforesaid so maintain or refusing to comply with the said directives were then naturally and without issue anything in this my will contained to the contrary thereof in my .....

And lastly, I do hereby ......... all former and other wills and testaments issued by me at any time heretofore make and so publish, and declare this only to be my last Will and Testament in witness thereof . I the said Henry Denne the testator have to the first .... sheet of this my last Will and Testament in nineteen sheets of paper contained set my hand and to this nineteenth as last sheet thereof my hand and seal the day and year first before written.
Henry Denne signed, sealed, published and declared by the said Henry Denne the testator is and for his last Will and Testament in the presence of me, who at his request and in his presence and in the presence of such other .... do subscribe our names as witness
H. Hodges, John Hodges Canterbury, Geo Lawrence Gilbert.

This is a Codicil to the last Will and Testament of my Henry Denne of Elbridge in the parish of Littlebourne in the County of Kent, Gentleman ..... unto the nineteenth day of September in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and nine. Whereas the date and ....... of my said will, I have purchased to and all my ... of Samuel Chambers ... of Faversham, in the said county, Gentleman ........ land, woodland and hereditaments in the parish of Westhamborough in the said county. And whereas a marriage is interested to be shortly had between me and Elizabeth Whittle, spinster, in my said will named ... I do hereby give and devise the said land, woodland, and hereditaments so by me purchased of the said Samuel Chambers ..... as aforesaid and all my estate ... subject to the ... thereof with other Land and Hereditaments made and executed by me in respect and ... of my said intended marriage. Unto the trustees issued in my said will and their heirs to and for .... upon the same or the life uses, trust, intents and purpose and under and subject to the .... or the life powers previous mentioned restrictions and limitations as are in and by my said will mentioned expressed limited and ... of and ... my Manors, messuages, lands, woodlands .... and real estates and I do hereby in all other respects satisfy and confirm my said last Will and Testament provided always ... and my will is and I do hereby ... order, give and declare that if it shall happen that I shall have any child or children of my body lawfully begotten who shall be living at the time of my decease or be born in .... afterwards and who being a son or sons shall live to attain the age of twenty one years or being a daughter or daughters shall live to attain the said age or be married, then and in ... my Trustees and Executors, advisors and assigns respectively shall .... and possessed of all and singular my Manors, messuages, lands, woodlands, tenements and hereditaments and parts and .... of manors, messuages, lands, woodlands, tenements and hereditaments and all other my real estates whatsoever and wheresoever as well freehold and leasehold and all my estate ....... herein respectfully and also of all and singular ... various and remainder of my personal estate, whatsoever and wheresoever by me issued by me said will and ... and bequeathed unto them my said trustees and executors their heirs, executors, advisors and assigns respectively upon .... maintained subject to such ... rent .... and charges as my said real and personal estate respectively are in and by my said will subjected to and charged with. I trust in the first place for all and every the child and children of my body lawfully to be begotten who being a son or sons shall live to attain the age of twenty one years or being a daughter or daughters shall live to attain the said age or be married which shall first happen equally to be divided between such children respectively if more than one, share and share alike as tenants in common and not as joint tenants and the several and .... heirs, executors, advisors and assigns of such child or children respectively and that they my said trustees and the heirs executors or advisors of such survivor shall have full power and authority in such case to lay out and apply a ... part of the rents, shares and profits of my said personal estate at their own discretion from him to him for the maintenance ......... and otherwise for the benefit and advantage of my said child and children respectively during their respective minorities in case I shall not have any more child or children of my body lawfully begotten or in case I will have any and all of them being a son or sons shall happen to die under the age of twenty one years without issue or being a daughter or daughters shall happen to die under the said age and without having been married their heirs, executors, advisors and assigns respectively shall stand .... and possessed of all and remainder my said real and personal estates respectively to for and upon the several powers, provisos, conditions, restrictions and distributions in and by my said will mentioned expressed ..... and declared of and containing the same real and personal estate respectively any thing made in my said last Will and Testament mentioned to this .... thereof in any way notwithstanding.

In witness whereof I the said Henry Denne the testator to the first sheet of this Codicil set my hand and to this second and last sheet thereof my hand and seal this seventh day of December in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and ten. Henry Denne __ Signed, sealed, published, and declared by the said Henry Denne the testator as and for a codicil to his last Will and Testament in the presence of us, who at his request and in his presence and in the presence of such others have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses
John Hodges of Canterbury, Thomas Stephen Hodges, _________

This is a Codicil to the last Will and Testament of my Henry Denne of Elbridge in the parish of Littlebourne in the County of Kent, Gentleman, which was made and published the nineteenth day of September in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and nine. ........ since the date and execution of my said Will and the date and execution of a certain Codicil thereto bearing date the seventh day of December in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and ten. A marriage hath been duly had and solemnized between me and Elizabeth Whittle, spinster, in my said ...... now Elizabeth my wife for whom ... made a provision after my decease in and my ............ and consideration of my said marriage, I do hereby give and bequeath unto her my said wife for her own use and bought .... to her by my said marriage .... the furniture of my bed room, and six pair of sheets, six pillow cases, six .... clothes, six breakfast clothes, twelve napkins, six towels, ... silver ... pot and two silver ........ and also her own ....... my said wife at her own discretion and to be ...... to her by my executors for the ... after my decease .. with the furniture and other ... before ... in and by my said will ...... and bequeathed all and regular my real estates whatsoever and wheresoever, as well .... as .... trustees in my said will issued and their heirs to the use of my nephew Denne Hollingbury the only son of my brother in law George Hollingbury and his assigns for life with ....... will is and I do hereby order direct and declare that if the said Denne Hollingbury shall .... and shall at the time of my decease be under the age of twenty one years then and in .... said George Hollingbury his father shall and may if he ... proper inhabit and dwell in the now dwelling .... and the offices and garden belonging thereto and the household furniture and other efforts therein, herein before otherwise disposed of and except the silver plates, linen, and china as the same respectively are now in my occupation, service the minority of .... said son without paying any real or other ... for the same and that all the estate taxes and other outgoings whatsoever such Parliamentary and parochial which thereby or may be payable for or in respect of the same dwelling house, offices and gardens respectively during such occupation thereof aforesaid shall be borne and paid by my said trustees of their heirs by and out of the rents and profits of my said real estates anything in my said will maintained to the contrary thereof in anywise interest and .... in and by my said will given and bequeathed my said residuary .... estate after and subject as therein mentioned unto my Executors therein named, their Executors and Advisors upon and for certain trusts and purposes for the benefit of the said Denne Hollingbury and ... and in manner in my said will mentioned.

But in case the said Denne Hollingbury should happen to die under the age of twenty one years or if he should live to attain such age and then afterwards die under the age of twenty five years and without bearing any issue of his body lawfully begotten or in case he should have any such issue and all such issue bearing a son or sons should afterwards die under the age of twenty one years without issue or bearing a daughter or daughters should afterwards die under said age and without having been married them from and after the decease of the said Denne Hollingbury under the age of twenty one years or from and after his decease under the age of twenty five years without issue or from and after failure of issue of his body lawfully begotten which should first happen in trust to pay or raise to be paid unto the said George Hollingbury and further who is also one of my said Executors and his Assigns during his natural life or otherwise to provide and suffer him and his assigns decease, his life here ever and unto his and their own use and benefit the yearly dividends, interest and provided of all such capital trust in the public funds as should be funding any sum ... the time of my decease as by my said will ...... fully approve and whereas I am desirous that the said George Hollingbury shall be entitled to and have the yearly dividend, interest, and proceeds of all such capital stock for and during his natural life presently after his decease without reference to any such .... as aforesaid. ....... Therefore I do hereby order, devise and ordain that my said Executors to whom I have sworn and ... my said residuary personal estate as aforesaid, their Executors and Advisors shall and do ... and immediately after my decease .... such and sole part and parts of my said residuary personal estate as shall consist of capital stock in public funds in trust in the first place to pay or raise to be paid the yearly dividends, interest and proceeds of the same capital stock and every part thereof unto the said George Hollingbury and his assigns or .... and suffer or fully authorize and empower him the said George Hollingbury and his assigns to ... to his use and their own use and benefit during his natural life and from and immediately after the decease of the said George Hollingbury, then upon and for the trusts, intents and purposes as in and by my said will are mentioned, expressed and declared of my said residuary personal estate or upon and for such and ... any of the trusts, interests and purposes as shall be then subsiding on ... my said will or anything therein contained to the contrary ......... and execution of the said Codicil to my said will before mentioned or reference to ... my heirs of John Blaxland, containing land, woodland, and .... parish of Westhamborough in the said County of Kent. Be ........ the said land, woodland, and ... by my ... of the said John Blaxland as aforesaid and all my ... and interest therein unto his trustees in my said will and their heirs to for and upon the .... intents and purposes and under and subject to the same or the ... conditions, instructions, limitations, declaration and as or in and by any said will mentioned, expressed limited and declared of any ... my manors, messuages, land and woodlands, tenements, hereditaments and real estate but ... to the proviso, reservation, order, direction and by the said codicil to my said will .... to my child or children of my body lawfully begotten who shall be living at the time of my decease or be living soon thereafter wherein mentioned

and my will is and I do hereby order and direct that my body shall be buried in the vault that I have ... to be built in the church yard in Littlebourne aforesaid and in which the body of my late wife is interred and that my funeral shall be conducted by John Hollingbury Stringer of the City of Canterbury .... undertaken if he shall be living at my decease and shall be then in .... in the life .... but ... the funeral of my said late wife was produced by him and ... my said present wife my if she thinks proper, direct her own body to be buried in the same vault.

And lastly I hereby in all other respects satisfy and confirm my said last Will and Testament and Codicil in witness whereby I the said Henry Denne the Testator to the first three sheets of this codicil set my hand and to this fourth and last sheet thereof my hand and seal this twenty seventh day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirteen. Henry Denne __ signed, sealed, published, and declared by the said Henry Denne the Testator as and for a codicil to this my last Will and Testament in the presence of us who in the presence of hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses:
John Hodges of Canterbury, George .... of Maidstone, Richard Groombrige.

Gentlemen, ... the undersigned is a codicil to my will and written in sound mind, I have ... orders to .... of Canterbury to prepare a marble tablet to be put up in Littlebourne church for my father, mother and brother to say when such departed this life and to say that they were late of the Court Lodge and are buried in a vault in the church ... the court lodge ... and it is my will that it .... be plated ...... Henry Denne, Elbridge House May 20, 1814.

To my Executors the ..... underwritten I made as a codicil to my will. I make it in respect hereafter and sound mind by the blessing. It is my will that if my wife Elizabeth Denne outlives me then she shall have for her own use above .... in my other will before all the ..... cotton chairs that stand in the ... or shall and likewise ... and the heavy coat chairs that stand in the back parlour ..... It is my will that my said wife Elizabeth Denne whenever she departs this life, she shall be buried in the main ... in Littlebourne church yard with me and my other late wife and if she ... is not cause ... to make it ... that we may all three ... together and it is my will that she shall be buried in the .... as my other said wife and myself was buried. Henry Denne Elbridge House, July 25, 1814

To my Executors, I the under written, I make as a codicil my will said .... it in perfect health and sound mind by the blessing of God. It is my will after I am interred as there is a marble tablet on my Tomb. It is my intent to have on them the quantity of game that I killed in my sporting days from the first day I carried a gun ‘til the last on the .... first Eagle I shot March the 24th 1770. And on the foot of the Tomb, the same ...Eagle March 11th 1797 and one side of the Tomb all the ... such ... separate and the quantity of such sort on the other side of the Tomb the .... animals of such sort said quantity.
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Henry Denne, Elbridge House July 26, 1814

This is a Codicil to the last Will and Testament of me Henry Denne of Elbridge House in the parish of Littlebourne in the County of Kent, Esquire. Whereas I have lately purchased of Mr ..... A messuage or tenement another .... buildings, yard garden and ground thereunto belonging and several parts or parcels of land near the same with the respective appurtenants situate in Margate in the parish of Saint John the Baptist in the Isle of Thanet in the said County of Kent and in my occupation and .... lands and ... in Margate aforesaid of Mr ...... and Mary his wife and Mr. George .... respectively .... I do hereby give and devise all the said messuage or tenement lands, ... appurtenances unto my dear wife Elizabeth Denne for and during the term of her natural life She keeping the same in good repair

and after her decease, I give and devise the same unto my nephew Denne Hollingbury and the heirs of his body lawfully issuing and in default of such issue I give said ... and the same Estates and interest and with such and ... as in my said will are respectively ...... expressed, and mentioned of and remaining the principal part of my former real estate

and I give and bequeath the use of all such Household goods, plate chinaware, household linen, furniture and implements of household as shall be belonging to use in the same messuage or tenement, at my decease unto my said wife during her life and ... my said will in all respects not hereby ....

In witness whereof I have set my hand and seal this sixteenth day of May in the fifty fifth year of the reign of our Sovereign Lord George the and in the year of our Lord 1815. Henry Denne, signed sealed by the Testator Henry Denne and written by him, published and declared as a Codicil to his last Will and Testament in the presence of us who have subscribed our names in his presence
Jacob Hawkins, ........ , ....... Anderson.

7th October 1822, Appeared personally, Henry Kingsford of the City of Canterbury, esquire, and ........ of the parish of Littlebourne in the County of Kent, ..... and made oath that they ........ with Henry Denne late, of the parish of Littlebourne in the County of Kent, Esquire, deceased and also with manner and ..... and fifth codicil to the last Will and Testament of the said deceased, the third of the said codicils beginning “ this is a codicil to my will and written in sound mind and it is my will that it ... dated in Elbridge House May 20, 1814. The fourth of the said Codicil beginning thus “To my executors, I the underwritten, I make as a codicil to my will and make it in perfect health and sound mind by the blessing of God. It is my will that if my said wife Elizabeth outlive me and ... and it is my will that she shall be buried and ... dated in Elbridge House July 25th 1814 and the fifth of the said codicils beginning thus “to my Executors, I the underwritten .... as a codicil to my will and make it in perfect health and sound mind by the blessing of God. It is my will after I am interred as there is marble squares on my Tomb. It is my intent to have out on them the quantity of game that I killed in my sporting days and on the ends and the sides of the Tomb all the ... such .... separate and the quantity of such sort on the other side of the Tomb the ... animals and the manner in which the quantity of animals have been killed by the Testator shall be subscribed to be inscribed thereon drawn and written at the foot of the said fifth codicil dated at Elbridge House July 25th 1814. And the said several codicils being upon ... “Henry Denne” those ... to say that they ... and in their presence ... the whole body ... and intents of the said third, fourth, and fifth codicils and in subscription thereto respectively and the words to be inscribed on the said Tomb as states in the said plan thereof to be of the proper ... writing and subscription of the said Henry Denne the Testator deceased.
Henry Kingston, .... sworn before .....
Proved at London with codicils 10th October 1822, before the worship... Addams of .... Surrogate y the oath of George Hollingbury, Richard Pembrook and Bennett Kingsford, Esquires, the Executors to whom admon was granted herein being first sworn duly to administer.


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