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Will of Edward Lewis, East Bergholt, Suffolk

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Doc.116

Scope and Contents

Edward Lewis of East Bergholt bequeathes a certain sum apiece to his grandchildren William Cooper, George Cooper Mary Cooper and Ann Cooper; certain property to his granddaughter Mary Cooper; a certain sum to his granddaughter Mary Lewis, which is to go to his son Nathaniel Lewis should she die before becoming twenty-one; a certain sum to his grandson Joseph, which is to go to his son Nathaniel Lewis should Joseph Lewis die before becoming twenty-one; all his land freehold and copyhold and the residue of his estate to his son Nathaniel Lewis, whom he appoints executor. Witnesses: Samuel Cooper junior, William Cooper, William Pitt.


  • 10 Mar. 1719

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1 item(s) (vellum) : vellum

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from G. David, Market Place, Cambridge, from the Hodgson Sale 23 November 1916 Lot 522/3, 24 November 1916

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