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Will of Sarah Skinner

of Margate, Kent

Source: Prerogative Court of Canterbury Prob11/1343
Submitted by Ros Dunning
This is the Last Will and Testament of me Sarah Skinner of Margate in the Isle of Thanet in the County of Kent Spinster I being of sound and disposing mind and memory

First I give and bequeath to my Nephew John Wright of the Town of Salisbury Watch Maker the Sum of One hundred Pounds of lawful Money of Great Britain

I give and bequeath to my Nephew Henry Skinner of the Town of Dover in the said County of Kent Mariner the Sum of Forty Pounds of like Money

I give and bequeath unto my Sister in Law Sarah Skinner of the said Isle of Thanet and County of Kent Widow the Sum of Five Pounds of like Money

and I give and bequeath to Mary Miller Daughter of George and Mary Miller of Ramsgate aforesaid (with whom I lately lived) the Sum of Five Pounds of like Money which I will and desire should be paid to the said George and Mary Miller for the use of their said Daughter

And which said Legacies I will and direct to be paid to them the said John Wright Henry Skinner Sarah Skinner and George and Mary Miller by my Executor herein after named within Six Months next after my Decease

and as for and Concerning all the residue of my Monies Securities for money Stocks in the Public Funds Household Furniture Effects Goods Chattels and Personal Estate whatsoever and wheresoever (after and Subject to the Payment of all my just Debts and Funeral Charges) I give and bequeath the same to my Nephew Thomas Redwood Wright of Margate aforesaid Painter his Executors Administrators and Assigns

and I do appoint my said Nephew Thomas Redwood Wright Sole Executor of this my Last Will and Testament and do hereby revoke all former Wills by me made

In Witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and Seal this twelfth day of January in the Fortieth Year of the Reign or Our Sovereign Lord King George the Third and in the Year of Our Lord One thousand Eight Hundred _ Sarah Skinner
(Attestation Clause)
John D Sawkins _ John Harman

Proved at London 28 May 1800

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