Will of William Rothery
Rector of Hazelbury Bryan Dorset

Will dated 3 May 1797 - Proved on 24 May 1797

Transcribed by Jan Hibberd OPC Hazelbury Bryan - July 2017

In the name of God Amen, I William ROTHERY, Clerk, Rector of Hazelbury Brian, in the County of Dorset, revoking every and all Will or Wills by me heretofore made, do make this my Last Will and Testament as follows.

I give and bequeath to Gratia DARK in consideration of her kindness and attention to me, all whatsoever I shall die possessed of, after my lawful debts are discharged and do appoint her, the said Gratia DARK, sole and whole Executrix and Administratix of this my Last Will and Testament.

In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this third day of May in the year of our Lord, one thousand seven hundred and ninety seven.


Signed, sealed and delivered in the presence of




On the 24th day of May 1797, the within written Will of William ROTHERY, Clerk, was proved by the oath of Gratia DARK, the Executrix within named to whom Administration was granted, by and before me.

Henry HALL. Surr

Effects under £100

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