Morgan Harry 1628

In the name of God Amen the xiith daie of October in the yere of o’ Lord God accordinge to the computacon of the Church of England one thowsand sixe hundreth twentie and fower I Morgan Harry of the pishe of Coitre wthin the diocs of Landaff beinge sick in bodie but of good and pfect memorie praised by God doe make and ordaine this my pu’te testamt comprehendinge my last will in forme followinge vizt first and principallie I comend my soule unto Allmightie God my Creator and to Jesus Christ my Redeamer and my bodie to be buried in Xpian buriall. Item I give and bequeath unto Gwenllian John my sister and to Ales Willim my neese all my goods cattell and chattels whatsoev’ (exceptinge a lease of a cottage and a pcell of land situat and lyinge in Coitre aforesaid wch I hold of the Right Ho:ble Henry Lord Bergavenny wch said lease I give and bequeath to my said neese Ales Willm and I doe nominat and appointe the said Gwenllian John sole executrix of this my last will and testamt wittnesses hereunto John Thomas, John Prosser of Coitre, Watkin John Thomas of the same.

Proved at Xpchurch xvi June 1628 …?

A true inventarie of all the goods and chattels of Morgan Harry late of Coitre in the diocs of Landaffe late deceased praysed by William Morgan, Richard Morgan and Thomas Jones as followeth

Impr’s a lease of a cottage and of a pcell of land thereunto adioyninge situat and

lyinge in Coitre in the Countie of Monmoth                                                            xxs

It his pte of one other lease of an other cottage and pcell of land thereunto

adioyninge in the occupacon of George Thomas in Coitre aforesaid                        xs

It five peeces of pewter and his pte of one iron pott                                                            iiiis

It one brasen pott and one brasen pann                                                                        iiiis

It two course sheetes and pte of one rugg or bed coveringe                                                iiis

It all the residue of the howshold stuffe                                                                        ii

It a certaine debt owinge by the Parson of Lanvair Galgeedin                                                £xvi

Suma total the testators debts and funerall expences deducted £xvii

The testators debts by him owinge and his funerall expences £xx


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