EXTRACTS FROM THE WILL OF WYLLYAM MEWSE

Testator's Dwelling house in the High St to be held for the term of his wife Elizabeth's natural life and then sold to Thomas (son) for 23-6-8 the money to go to other children's legacies.

House in West Lane to be allowed to Thomas.

William, son, 5 to be be paid within 3 years of his mother's decease, another 5 within a further 2 year period.

Anne daughter, 3-6-8 to be paid within one year of brother William receiving his second 5.

Alice, daughter, 3-6-8 to be paid within a year of sister Anne receiving her legacy.

Joanne Gislingham, daughter, wife of Robt. 3-6-8 to be be paid within one year of sister Alice.

Margaret Besyngham, daughter, 3-6-8 to be paid within one year of sister Joanne.

Ann Annott, wid. of Thomas, 9-13-4.

The poor of Lowestoft 3/4d to be distributed by Executors within one year of Testator's decease.

Transcribed by Julie Grove, and forwarded by Lisa Eade to both of whom many thanks

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