Will of John Maberly of Baulking (?-1686)
The Last Will and Testament of John Maberley of Kingston Lisle of the Parrish of Sparsholt in the county of Berks Husbandman Made this fourth day of December one Thousand six Hundred Eighty & six - Being in ___ Mind and Memmory - First I bequeath my Soule unto Almighty God who gave it to me. Next my Body to the Earth to bee decently Buried by my Executtor within mentioned.
[item] I doo give to my Sun Robert Maberley to Shillings and six pens: to my Dafter Joane the wife of William Booker I doo give to Shillings and six pens: to my sun John Maberley I doo give one Shilling: to my grandchild Sara Joames [??] I doo give to Shillings and six pens: to my grandchild Sarra Silvister I doo give to Shillings and six pens.
Unto my sun Michaell Maberley whom I doo make my whole Executtor after all my Leagasies abovementioned are paide which shall be within three monthes after my Decease I doo give all my Goods and Chattels and all whatsoever belongeth unto me the said John Maberley unto this my Last Will and Testament I have put my hand and Seale
This 4 day of december 1686
Witness . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .the mark of John Maberley ...[seal]
William Cole [??]
The mark of Mary Trxxx