Last Will and Testament of William Parkinson

TestatorWilliam Parkinson
Date created1629
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People mentioned in the document

Name Relationship to testator Details Signed or Mark Function
James Parkinson       Executor
William Parkenson Self From: Pyrton, County: Herts
Comment: To be buried in Pirton Churchyard
Joane Parkenson Daughter Bequest Money: £3   Legatee
Charles Lawrence Not known From: Over stondon
Comment: Owes testator £3
William Parkenson Son Bequest Money: 2s   Legatee
James Parkenson Son Bequest Money: 2s   Legatee
Thomas Parkenson Son Bequest Money: £2   Legatee
Joane Parkenson Wife Bequest: Rest of goods & chattells   Executrix
Nathaniel Lawrence       Witness
Thomas Farmer       Witness
Michell Hamond       Witness

Database record number: PROBH-352
Record from Probate documents at HALS, identifier [100HW82]

Last Will and Testament:
Will conveys real (immovable) property ie land to heirs after an individual's death. Testament conveys personal (moveable) property to heirs. The term will eventually referred to both a Will and a Testament. A registered Will is an official copy made by a court clerk which is enrolled in a book.

About Probate documents: Each will or inventory has a unique record number, each person mentioned in that will is linked to the unique record number.

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