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Will of David Handcock

of Wye, Kent

Source: Archdeaconry Court of Canterbury PRC17/105/123a
Submitted by Veronica Nops
This is the last Will and Testament of me DAVID HANDCOCK of Wye in the County of Kent Carpenter.
First I hereby revoke and make void all former and other wills testaments and codicils by me at any time herebefore made and I declare this only to be and contain my whole and entire last Will and Testament
and as for said concerning such Temporal Estate as it hath pleased God to bestow upon me I give and dispose thereof as followeth (that is to say)

in the first place I will and devise that all my just Debts and the Expenses of my Funeral which I desire may be as private as decency will admit of Costs of Proving this my Will and all other incidental charges be fully paid and satisfied.

And subject thereto I give devise and bequeath all and every my messuages lands tenements and hereditaments parts parparts and shares of messuages lands tenements and hereditaments whatsoever and wheresoever situate lying and being whereof or wherein I am seized or entitled to any estate of freehold or inheritance in possession reveision remainder or expectancy and also all and singular my goods chattels household furniture and implements of household stock in Trade and Effects monies and securities for money credits and all other my personal estate unto and to the use of my dear and loving wife JANE HANDCOCK her heirs executors administrators and assigns respectively forever.

And I nominate constitute and appoint my said wife JANE HANDCOCK sole Executor of this my last Will and Testament.

In Witness whereof I the said DAVID HANDCOCK the Testator of this my last Will and Testament contained in one sheet of paper set my hand and seal the fifth Day of April one thousand eight hundred and eight. DAVID HANDCOCK signed sealed published and declared by the said DAVID HANDCOCK the Testator as and for his last Will and Testament in the presence of us who at his request and in his presence and in the presence of each other have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses.
John Hills of Bethersden in Kent Farmer - William Smart of Charing in Kent Attorney at Law - Francis Norwood his Clerk

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