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Page 220 - And I do hereby utterly disallow, revoke and disannul all and every other former Testaments Wills, Legacies and Executors by me in any way before this time named, willed and bequeathed. Ratifying and confirming this and no other to be my last will and Testament, in witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal the day and year above written.
Page 215 - Testament that is to say principally and first of all I give and recommend my Soul into the hands of God that gave it and for my Body I Recommend it to the Earth to be buried in a Christian Like and decent manner at the discretion of my Executors nothing doubting but at the General Resurrection I shall Receive the same again by the Mighty Power of God...
Page 215 - Calling to mind the mortality of my body and knowing that it is appointed for all men once to die do make and ordain this my last Will and Testament...
Page 215 - Resurrection, I shall receive the Same again by the Mighty Power of God, and as Touching such worldly Estate wherewith it hath pleased God to bless me in this Life, I give demise and dispose of the Same in the following manner and form Imprimis.
Page 215 - God for it, therefore calling unto mind the mortality of my body and knowing that it is appointed for all men once to die do make and ordain this my Last Will and Testament. That is to say, principally...
Page 220 - Will, and that they heard him publish, pronounce and declare the same to be his last Will and Testament, that at the time of his so doing he was to the best of their...
Page 220 - On Thursday, the 5th of December, in the year of our Lord God, one thousand seven hundred and seventy-six, and the first of the Commonwealth, a happy spirit and resolution of attaining the important ends of Society entering the minds of John Heath, Thomas Smith, Richard Booker, Armsted Smith and John Jones, and afterwards seconded by others, prevailed, and was accordingly ratified.
Page 19 - Theis underwritten names are to be transported to Virginia, imbarqued in the 'Speedwell' of London, Ho. Chappell, Master, being examined by the Minister of Gravesend of their conformitie to the orders and discipline of the Church of England, and have taken the oaths of allegiance.
Page 217 - John should die before he arrives at the age of twenty- one years or...