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Page 13, Will, John Robson, 19 January 1694

In the name of God Amen ye Nineteenth day of January
1694: I John Robson of Hexham in ye County of Northumbland Glover
being sick of body but of good & Pfect memory (praised be God) Doe
make Constitute Ordaine & appoint this my last Will & testamt
in manner & form following Revokeing & annulling by these psents
all & every Testamt & Testamts Will & Wills by me made either
by Word or Writeing, & this to be my last Will & testament
& none Other: And first being penitent & Sorry from ye bottom
of my heart for my Sinns past Most Humbly begging forgivenesse
for ye Same: I give & comitt my Soule to Almighty God my
Saviour & Redeemer in whom & by ye meritts of death Jesus
Christ my Saviour I believe assuredly to be saved & to have full
remission & forgivenesse of all my Sinns & my body to be buryed
in Hexham Church Yard in such decent manner as it shall
seem good to my Exr hereafter menconed: Item I give Unto
my Son Robt Fifteen pounds to be payd him by my Execatrix
two Years after my Decease: Item to Wm Oliphants Wife
Elizabeth my daughter ten pounds to be payd her* at ye Expiracon of three
Years after at two severall paymts Item to my Son John
Twenty Nobles to be pd ye Year after hee is loose from his trade
Item to my Son Joseph, twenty nobles to be pd him within
a year after hee is loose from his trade: Item I give to my
Wel beloved Wife Jane Robson ye West End of my now
dwelling house for her life with room for a Cow to stand in
& three Carrfulls of Hay, And of all other my Goods &
Chattells moveable & imoveable (after Legacies payd & funerall
Expenses discharged) I Do make my sd Wife Executrix
In Witnesse Whereof I do sett to my hand & Seale ye day
& Year first above written Sealed & Delivered In ye psence
of Us Tho Johnes, John Wilkinson, Mathew Robinson, Thomas
John Robson

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Transcribed by LF and JW