All my Wages Sum and Sums of Money Lands Tenements Goods Chattels and Estate whatsoever as shall be any ways due owing or belonging unto me at the time of my decease I do give devise and bequeath the same unto my Father Stephen Muddle a Drummer in the Chatham Division of Marines. And I do hereby nominate and appoint my aforesaid Father my sole Executor of this my last Will and Testament hereby revoking all former and other Wills Testaments and deeds of Gifts by me at any time heretofore made. And I do ordain and ratify these Presents to stand and be for and as my only last Will and Testament.
In Witness whereof to this my said Will I have set my Hand and
Seal the sixteenth day of September in the Year of Our Lord one thousand seven hundred
and Eighty two And in the twenty second Year of the Reign of His Majesty King George the
Third over Great Britain The mark of X William Muddle Signed Sealed Published and
declared in the presence of
Jacob Wheate Capt. Hry Tanner.
Dated 16 September 1782 and proved 13 October 1783
Will of William Muddle