"I Wyllyam Hudsoll "—" my
brother Jemes, Fremle "—to "my brother Tomas
Hudsoll—xx s." Mentions "my Lady Browke "—"Wyllyam
Dallo to receive my wagys for the halffe yere, the whyche ys iiij li.
xj s., and whythe yt to paye my skores & detes."
Dated "Thurdaye (i.e. 3) of Octtober " Ao
4 Edw. VI.
WILL or JOHN HODSOLL, OF WEST MALLING; DATED 1556.
Register of Consistory Court of Rochester, Book 12, fo.
lxviij (modern pencil fo. 69 f).
Dated 3 Dec. 1556. "I John Hodsele [ above this is written:
"Hodsoll ] of West Mailing—To be buried in the churchyard of
West Malling. "Item I will that John Hodsoll my eldest
son shall have vj ii. xiij s. iiij d., to be
payed to him at the age of xviij. Item I will yt
William Hodsoll my son shall have vj ii. xiij s. iiij d.
leke wise at th’age of xviij, and every one to be others heyre."
"Alice my doughter" at age of 18, or marriage, to have 3l.
6s. 8 d. "Jone my doughter" at age of 18, or
marriage, to have 3l. 6s. 8 d., "Elsabeth my
doughter" at age of 18, or marriage, to have 3l. 6s. 8 d.
"Margaret my doughter" at age of 18, or marriage, to
have 3l. 6s. 8 d. The child that his wife goeth wt
all, if a man childe, to have 6l. 13s. 4d. If
it be a mayd, 3l. 6s. 8d. at age of l8,or marriage.
"Alice my wif’" sole executrix.
Probate granted 21 Jan. 155...
OF WILLIAM HODSOLL, OF ASH; DATED 1616.
Rochester Court. Original Will (? or copy for
registration)— three sheets, the last damaged.
Dated 30 Sept. 1616. "I William Hodsoll’ th’elder, of
Ashe neere Kingsd.. . . ,in the County of Kent, gentleman "—"
Item I give vnto Ellenor my wyté one Annuitye or yearly
rente of fiftye poundes "—" yssuvnge & goinge out of
my Mannor of Sou.. . ., & out of all the landes, tenementes
& hereditamentes thervnto belong " etc., etc.
"Item I give vnto my sayd wyfe the summe of twenty seaven
poundes two shiilinges & sixpence wch her
sonne Mr Richard Parker dooth owe vnto me, to bee payd to
her by the sayd :Richard"—Gives to his wife, inter alia, "my
ridinge nagge or geldinge & ye ridinge furniture wch
my sayd wyfe doth vse when shee rydeth or iornyth abroad." She
to board his "sonne William." Gives to his "sonne
John" 3001. upon condition that, at or on the Feast of
St. Michael 1618, he makes release by sufficient conveyance to said
"sonne William" of all right and title "of & in
all my Mannors, messuages" etc.—" my sonne Hewe "
to have 3001. at or on 29 Sept. 1620. Executor to pay
"my sayd sonne Henry" 101. a year upon his making
similar release to "my sayd sonne William" —" his
sisters here vndernamed "—(much of it is gone)—" my
daughter Hester," at age of 24—" Ellenor" 100l.,
at age of 20— daughter, at age of 24.