The Will of Robert Casswell

item 1 give unto my Brother in Law William Vivaish one Shilling,
item unto my Sister Christian Pope One Shilling,
item I give to my Sister Mary Pottow One Shilling
item I Give and bequeath unto Elizabeth Spackman Spinster Daughter of William Spackman of Cherhill in the said County One Hundred Pounds to be paid her in one year after my Decease, also one Feather Bed with all the Bedding whereunto belonging
item I Give unto my Loving Wife Judith Caswell one half part or Moiety of all my Household Goods for and during her natural life. and after her decease I give the said half part or Moiety of my Household Goods to William Spackman Son of the Said Elizabeth Spackman above mentioned Also I Give unto my said Wife Judith one annuity of Twenty Pounds a year to be paid her Quarterly (to begin and commence immediately after
my Decease) by my Executors in Trust heron after named For the Term
of Four Years if She should so long happen to live and from and
after the term of the Said four years, my will is that in lieu
therof She shall have and accept of the one half part or Moiety
of the lnterest of my whole Estate being placed at interest after
the payment of my Debts Legacy’s and Expenses that may accrue in
the execution of this my last will by Executors in Trust hereinafter
named
I give unto the said William Spackman son of the said Elizabeth Spackman one Annuity of Twenty pounds a year to be paid out Quarterly (to begin and Commence immediately after my decease) by my executors in Trust heron after named for the term of Four Years, For the maintenance and Education of the said William Spackman, and from and after the said Term of four years My Will is that in lieu thereof my Executors shall take the other half part or moiety of the interest of my whole Estate being placed out at interest as above said and apply the same for the use and Benefitt of the said William Spackman at their discretion, and my will and meaning further is that after my Wifes Decease the whole of my Estate both Real and personal shall be and remain in the Hands of my said Executors in Trust or the Survivor or Survivors of them until the said William Spackman shall arrive to the age of one and twenty years And then my will is that my said executors in trust shall Deliver up (after deducting their necessary charges) all my Estate and Securities to the said William Spackman for his own proper use.

item I Give unto my Loving Wife Judith Caswell one half part or Moiety of all my Household Goods for and during her natural life. and after her decease I give the said half part or Moiety of my Household Goods to William Spackman Son of the Said Elizabeth Spackman above mentioned Also I Give unto my said Wife Judith one annuity of Twenty Pounds a year to be paid her Quarterly (to begin and commence immediately after
my Decease) by my Executors in Trust heron after named For the Term of Four Years if She should so long happen to live and from and after the term of the Said four years, my will is that in lieu therof She shall have and accept of the one half part or Moiety of the lnterest of my whole Estate being placed at interest after the payment of my Debts Legacy’s and Expenses that may accrue in the execution of this my last will by Executors in Trust hereinafter named

item I give unto the said William Spackman son of the said
Elizabeth Spackman one Annuity of Twenty pounds a year to be paid out Quarterly (to begin and Commence immediately after my decease) by my executors in Trust heron after named for the term of Four Years, For the maintenance and Education of the said William
Spackman, and from and after the said Term of four years My Will
is that in lieu thereof my Executors shall take the other half
part or moiety of the interest of my whole Estate being placed
out at interest as above said and apply the same for the use
and Benefitt of the said William Spackman at their discretion,
and my will and meaning further is that after my Wifes Decease the whole of my Estate both Real and personal shall be and remain in
the Hands of my said Executors in Trust or the Survivor or
Survivors of them until the said William Spackman shall arrive
to the age of one and twenty years And then my will is that my
said executors in trust shall Deliver up (after deducting their
necessary charges) all my Estate and Securities to the said
William Spackman for his own proper use But if the said William
Spackman should marry and Die & leave a child or Children
before he shall attain to the age of one and twenty years my
Will is that my Executors or the survivor of them shall equally
divide my said whole Estate amongst such Children and lastly I
do hereby nominate constitute and appoint my Friends Thomas
Neate of Calne, Thomas Naider of Monckton, Thomas Brown of
Nevertown and Stephen Neate of Upham all in the said County
of Wilts my whole and whole and sole Executors in trust of
this my last Will and Testament ( and further I give and
bequeath unto each of them my said Executors in Trust of the
sum of Five Pounds for Executing the Trust herein by me reposed
in them and further my Will is that neither of my executors shall
be answerable for each other nor accountable for any monies
that shall be lost by being placed out at interest)

And I do hereby revoke Disannul and make void all Former Wills and do declare this to be my last Will and Testament. in Witness whereof
I have herunto set my hand and Seal the Fifteenth Day of June
in the Year of our Lord One Thousand Seven Hundred and Fifty One

Signed Sealed published and
Declared by the said Robert Caswell

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s