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Will of Anne Tonge

of Borden, Kent


Source: ARCHDEACONRY COURT OF CANTERBURY, VOLUME 85 FOLIO 8, FHL FILM # 0188986
Transcribed by Bettye Barest
IN THE NAME OF GOD AMEN I Anne Tonge widow of Borden in the County of Kent being aged but of sound and perfect memory praised be to Almighty God, thereofore do make and ordain this my Last Will and Testament in manner and form following That is to say first I yield my soul to the mercies of Almighty God my Creator through the merits of Jesus Christ my Lord and only Saviour, and my Body I Will to be buried in a Christian burial by my Executrix hereafter mentioned.

ITEM My will and desire it is that all my beloved Grandchildren Legacies should be paid which was given to them by my husband John Tong last will and Testament ten. pounds given, to my grandaughter, Eldest daughter to my son Will Tonge and Elizabeth his wife.
ITEM ten pounds to my Eldest to my Grandaughter Anne Tong, Eldest daughter to my son Robert Tong and Elizabeth his wife.
ITEM ten pounds to my grandson John Tong son of my son Robert Tong and Elizabeth his wife.

ITEM five pounds to my grandaughter Elizabeth Tong daughter to my son Robert Tong and Elizabeth his wife which money I have devised and put out into Mr Sharrod Plotts hands on the sum amounting In primaly fifty pounds on bond the legacies to my three grandchildren Anne Tonge, John Tonge and Elizabeth children to my son Robert Tonge and Elizabeth his wife likewise twenty pounds to my son Will Tonge Eldest son of the said Anne Tonge and _______ to him after my decease and the remainder five pound for my own disposing to be paid by my son Abraham Tonge whom I make my full and sole Executrix these legacies to be paid out of the money in Mr. Potts hand and twenty pounds out of the same to my son Will Tonge and the other five for my own use the ten pounds given, to my Grandaughter by Ann Tonge Elldest daughter: daughter to my son William Tonge and his wife it is-- now in Robert Colinges in hands of Borden on Bond and do hereby allow eight pounds which is in my own keeping for my funeral charges to be allowed by XXX XXXXX my Executor.

Item I give and bequeath to my Granddaughter Anne Tong eldest daughter to my son William Tonge his wife all my wearing apariells
ITEM I will and bequeath to my son Robert Tonge the earthern pott sett in silver now at my son Abraham Tonge.
ITEM I will and bequeath to my son Edward Tonge the silver cup with two handles now at my son Abraham Tonge

ITEM I will and bequeath to my sons William Tonge and Robert Tonge and Edward Tonge and Abraham Tonge to each of them a piece of old gold now in my hands to be paid by my Executor which I do hereby further by this my last will that the four houses standing over the great Bridge at Maidstone should be equally divided between my four sons now Giving share and share alike with paying of cost of duty between my four beloved sons share and share alike And to this my last will and testament have set my hand and seal dated the seventh day of September and in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and nine-teen and do hereby revoke all other wills made by me Anne Tonge signed sealed and delivered by me the said Anne Tonge for and as my last will and testament In the presence of us who subscribed our names as witnesses hereunto in the presence of the said testator Anne Tonge, signed sealed and delivered in the presence of
Tho. Kennard Senior Anne Kennard Thomas Kennard Junior

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