This is the last Will and Testament of me Mary Burt of West Orchard
in the County of Dorset Widow.
First I give will and bequeath unto my Daughter Elizabeth Hunt,
Wife of James Hunt the sum of nine pounds to be paid her by my Executor
I give unto my eight Grandchildren namely Elizabeth Terry, Amelia
Seymour, James Hunt the younger, Lavinia Hunt, Harry Hunt, Selina
Hunt, Cornelius Hunt and Matilda Hunt sons and daughters of the
said James Hunt and my said Daughter Elizabeth Hunt to each and
every of them respectively the sum of nine pounds to be paid them
by my Executor hereinafter named as they respectively attain the
age of twenty one years,
I give and bequeath unto my Granddaughter the said Elizabeth Terry
my bed and Bedstead.
I give and bequeath unto my Granddaughter the said Amelia Seymour
my Mahogany Chest of Drawers.
I give and bequeath unto my Grandson James Hunt my Clock and Case.
I give and Bequeath unto my Granddaughter Lavinia Hunt the large
I give and bequeath unto my daughter Elizabeth Hunt all the residue
and remainder of my Household goods and furniture and it is my particular
wish and desire that if any dispute shall arise between my said
Grandchildren respecting the division of my househld goods and furniture
the decision of their said Father and Mother in the matter shall
I give and bequeath all my clothes and wearing apparel whatsover
the same may consist of at the time of my decease unto my said daughter
Elizabeth the wife of the said James Hunt.
I give and bequeath all and singular the rest residue and remainder
of my estate and effects whatsover whether the same consists of
money in the funds out upon security or of interest money in the
house or otherwise howsover or whatsover the same may consist of
unto the said James Hunt the Elder and his assigns for ever.
And lastly I do nominate and appoint the said James Hunt the elder
sole Executor of this my last will and testament hereby revoking
all former Wills by me made or executed.
In witness whereof I the said Mary Burt the testator have to my
last Will and Testament contained in two sheets of paper the first
thereof set my hand and to this second and last thereof my hand
and seal this twenty third day of June in the year of our Lord one
thousand eight hundred and thirty four.
The Mark and Seal X of Mary Burt Signed sealed published and declared
by the said Mary Burt the testator as and for her last will and
testament the erasure and writing over the same in the second line
line of the first sheet thereof having been first made in the presence
of us who in her presence and in the presence of each other at her
request have signed our names as witnesses thereto Amelia Seymour
West Orchard - James Hunt ??? & Marnhull Witness
Proved at London 5th Septmber 1846 before the Judge by the Oath
of James Hunt the elder the sole executor to whom Admon was granted
having been first sworn by Comon duly to administer