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    Archaeologia Cantiana -  Vol. 30  1914  page 118
HERNE WILLS: ABSTRACTS.—II. By Arthur Hussey  Continued

122 —ROSE MAGGE, widow (See No 79)
  18 July 1526. To be buried in the churchyard, beside Thos. Magge, late my husband. To the high altar, 6d.; to the Lights of Jesus called Holy Saviour, the Cross, St. Peter, and Our Lady, to each 4d. To Sir Oliver Beswek, priest, to pray for my soul, 8d. Residue to John Werchinden and Joan his wife, my dau., paying my debts, etc., and they ex’ors, with Thomas Colpholt of Canterbury overseer. That John Werchinden and his wife Joan have to them and their heirs all my lands and, tenements on condition that within twelve months of my death they enfeoff certain persons such as my dau. Joan shall name, in as much land. as is worth £12 for the same Joan for her life, and pay unto Katherine.. my dau. 46s. 3d., and to Rose and Cicely, the daus. of .Cicely Cobbe my dau., to each at their marriage l0s. Witnesses: Sir Oliver Besweke, priest, Wm. Wilcock, otherwise called Philpott, and.Sare, the wife of John Gardon. 
Prob . . . 1527.                           (Vol. XIV., fol. 196.)

123 —ALEXANDER GOFF (See No 25 in Vol XXVIII, p 99)
   25 October 1526. To be buried in the churchyard. To the Lights of Jesus, Our Lady, and St. Peter, to each 4d. 

To Margaret Nottingham, the dau. of my dau., one ewe. Ex’ors: Valentine Kingesnoth and Joan his wife,. my youngest dau. To Joan Sayer, my eldest dau., dwelling in the parish of St. John’s in Thanet, five marcs. To Rose Godhewe my second dan., five marcs. To Cristian my wife, 20 marcs, the chamber where I lie, and meat and. drink for one quarter after my death., To the reparation of Herne Church, 3s. 4d. That stones be laid in certain places in the Borough of Strode where most needed, to the value of l0s. That Thos. Goff my brother and John Boykin the elder be overseers. All my lands and tenements in the Borough of Strode or elsewhere to Valentine Kingesnoth my son-in-law and Joan his wife,. except a piece of ground called Hellings, which is to be. sold to pay debt’s;etc.’ Witnesses : Sir Oliver Besweke, Thomas Goffe, Thomas Nottingham, Richard Cooke; Robert Kempe. 
Prob . . .  1527.                         (Vol. XIV., fol 197.)

   22 October 1527.  To be buried in the churchyard. Residue to Residue to wife Agnes and Philip Studde my father-inlaw, who ex’ors. . My

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