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Female Bef 1540 - Bef 1575  (~ 35 )

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  • Name , Agnes  [1
    Born Bef 1540  [1
    Gender Female 
    Will 13 Feb 1574  Poole, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2

    • Agnes Jeanes, 1575 widow of John Jeanes, Poole Dorset
      In the name of god amen the 13th? daie of February in the year of our? god A thousand five hundred seventie and fower and in the 22nd? year of the raigne of our most great souverainge Ladie Elizabeth by the grace of god of England, France and Ireland Queen defender of the faith. I Agnes Jeanes of the countie towne of Poole widow somtyme the wief of John Jeanes of the parrish of Stalbridge in the countie of Dorset deceased being more sick in bodie and thanks be given to go of a good and perfect rememberance doo constitute, ordaine and determin my last will and testament in manner and forme as hereafter is written. First I doo give and bequeath my soule unto Allmightie god and my bodie to be buried in the church of Poole aforesaid. Also I doe give and bequest amonge the poore people of the whole parrish of Stalbridge __ __ to be distrubuted by the advice of the __ for the poor of that parish and my executors. And I doe give and bequeath toward the repairations of the church of Stalbridge yy? to be delivered by my executors. Also I doe give and bequeath unto my daughter __ireley [Sireley?] Dussett [Duffett?] one featherbed, one bolster, a bedstedd with a coverledd? of Finagerie work. Also I doe give and bequeath unto Willm Bidlecom the sone of Willm Bidlecom of Poole which is my godsone one of my best gold rings, one silver spoon, one silver cupp with his cover of silver. Also I doe give and bequeath unto Agnes Frank the wife of Richard Frank of Warham? my harnes girdle, my second best ring of gold and a silver spoon, also I doe give and bequeath unto my daughter Johan Bidlecom wife of Willm Bidlecombe of Poole my best fetherbed, which I doe lie on with the furnyture, my best caffok? which was made in Poole, my side saddle with his furniture. Also I doe give and bequeath unto George Jeanes three children to everie of them one silver spoon. Also I doe give and bequeath unto David Cork our silver spoon. I doe also ordaine and apoint that suche herinto? as shalbe due after my death shalbe levied & paid by my executors of my good and chatteles in manner and form following, that is to saie, one baie mare which is in the costodie of Willm Bidlecombe of Poole and two kiene in the hands and costodie of my sone George Jeanes and one colte in the hands and costodie of Willm Jeanes which they and everie of them shall trulie deliver awaie to the lord or lords by the name of the heriots? after my decease. Also all the rest of my good and chattell as well movable and unmovable before not given or bequeathed I doe give and bequeath unto my sone George Jeanes and to my daughter Johane Bidlecom, the wief of Willm Bidlecombe of Poole, Marchante, whom I doe ordain and make my hole executors, Jointlie and they to have the same equallie divided amongst them the one as muche as the other. Provided therfore and for the avoidinge of all ambiguitive debate, variance and strife which maie happen to growe between my said executors and also for ovoydinge of all trouble _aytes and vixanious? whatsoever maie happen at anye tyme hereafter by reason of anye __ words or sentence in this my will conseyrned. Or if anye matter of variant shall or maie happen to be between my said executors concerning this my will abovewritten my last will is that my said sone George Jeanes and my said daughter Joane Biddlecome shall ymediathie upon anye suche variance of strife nominate __ and appoint fower indifferent honest and credible persons which persons so by them chosen and apointed shalbe neither of affimlie or of kindred to either of them, of which fower persons my sone George shall nominate and apoint two and my said daughter Jone Bidlecome the other two . And doe by this my last will bynde my said executors to stand to and abide, performe, hold and obeye all such awards, Judgements and determinations as shalbe had made and done by the said fower men so by them chosen in all respects and if my said executors or either of them doe or shall refuse to or accomplish, perform and obeye this my last will or anye pointe obovewritten. That then this my last will that he or she whoe doth refuse and contempne the same shalbe utterlie vodye of the benefit of this my will and shalbe no partaker of anye parte or parcell therof. And the other which doth holde and abyde the same shalbe and remain my whole executor or executrix of this my last will and testament to use and distribute at his or her will and pleasure. And I doo ordaine and apointe to see this my last will in all pointe acomplished holden and performed my welbeloved in christ Peter Doye [Daye?] of the countie towne of Poole marchante, and Richard Frank of Warham, wollen De__ . And furthermore my last will and pleasure is that my sone in law Willm Bidlecombe of Poole shall have all such debt as is by any means due unto me the which debts I doe this my last will give and bequeath unto the said Willm Bidlecombe and further I doe give and bequeath unto everie godchild iijd to be paid by my executors. In witnes wherof to this my last will and testament. I have putt my hand seal the daie and yere abovewritten. These bearing witnes. Peter Cox, Thomas Towpe, John Forest?, & others, Thoms Tupps witnes. teste me John Forist Scriptor.
      Probate, September 1575 to George and Johane.
    Died Bef Sep 1575  Poole, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I57598  Gean~ealogy Tree
    Last Modified 10 Mar 2008 

    Family JEANES, John Of Stalbridge,   b. Bef 1535,   d. Bef 1575  (Age ~ 40 ) 
    Married Bef 1555  [1
     1. JEANES, George,   b. Bef 1555,   d. Aft 1575  (Age ~ 21 )
     2. JEANES, William,   b. Bef 1555,   d. Aft 1575  (Age ~ 21 )
     3. JEANES, Johan,   b. Bef 1560,   d. Aft 1575  (Age ~ 16 )
     4. JEANES, Shireley\Sireley,   b. Bef 1561,   d. Aft 1575  (Age ~ 15 )
    Last Modified 10 Mar 2008 
    Family ID F22225  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S358] Jeanes of England, Newman, Renee.

    2. [S425] PCC Will of Agnes Jeanes, Poole, Dorset, England 1575.