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1625 Will of Peter Clench



The one and twentith daie of October in the yeare of our Lord god one thousand sixe hundred twentie five Peter Clench of Yevell in the Countie of Somersett yeoman beinge of perfect mynde and memorie made & declared his last will and testament [word illegible] in these wordes followinge That is to saie I give unto Dorothie Roe my wiefe goddaughter twentie poundes And I give unto my Sister [Forbes?] Children to be devided amongest them In the presence of us whose names are subscribed

The marke of Temperance Traske     The marke of Giles Goulde


Proved in 1628



Transcribed by Bob Osborn