Susanna Glanvil

25 Aug 1730

In the Name of God Amen
I Susanna Glanvil of the parish of St Pauls Shadwell in the County of Middlesex widow being in good health and of sound memory and understanding do make this my last will and testament as followeth Imprimis I desire and direct that all my just debts and funeral expenses shall be first paid and discharged and as touching my personal estate and effects from and after my said debts and funeral expenses paid I give and dispose of the same as hereafter is mentioned and first I give an bequeath my daughter Mary Hinchman who is now the wife of john Hinchman the sum of five pounds Item I give and bequeath unto my daughter in law Eleanor Glanvill who is the widow and relict of my late son Samuel Glanvill deceased the sum of five pounds Item I give and bequeath unto my daughter Susanna Massey who is now the wife of Anthony Massey the sum of five pounds upon condition nevertheless and not otherwise that my said daughters Mary Hinchman Eleanor Glanville and Susanna Massey do and shall respectively within the time and space of six months next following my decease make execute and deliver or transfer or promise to be made executed and delivered unto or for the use of my executor hereinafter named a good and sufficient general release and discharge in the Law of and concerning all and every debt duty sum and sums of money whatsoever which they my said daughters Mary Hinchman Eleanor Glanvill and Susan Massey or any of them might or could have or pretend to have claim challenge or demand of or from me or my estate for touching or concerning any matter *** or thing whatsoever or by any ways or means howsoever Item I give and devise all and every the rest residue and remainder of all and every my goods chattels and personal estate unto my son Richard Glanvill to hold unto him and his assigns for ever And I do hereby nominate and appoint my said son Richard Glanville sole executor of this my will and so hereto annull and make void all other will and wills by me at any time or times heretofore made or executed and I do publish and declare this to be my only last will and testament In Witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this twenty fifth day of August Anno Domini 1730 Susanna Glanvill signed sealed published and declared by the testatrix in the presence of us who in her presence and at her request have subscribed our names as witnesses hereunto Ralph Dixon Henry Rorvning

This will was proved at London the fifth day of March in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred thirty nine before the Worshipful Charles Pinfold Doctor of Laws Surrogate of the Right Worshipful John Bettesworth also Doctor of Laws Master Keeper or Commissary of one prerogative Court of Canterbury lawfully constituted by the oath of Richard Glanvill the son of the said deceased after sole executor named in the said will to whom administration was granted of all and singular the goods chattels and credits of the said deceased being first sworn duly to administer