Will: Dwyer, James November 16, 1741

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File contributed by: Rosalind Dunning 
ros.dunning@outlook.com March 30, 2019, 12:46 pm


Source: National Archives Kew England
Written: November 16, 1741
Recorded: March 30, 2019

In the Name of God Amen the Sixteenth of November one 
Thousand Seven hundred and forty one I James Dwyer belonging 
to his Majestys Ship the Lancaster being sick and weak in 
Body but of sound and disposing mind and memory Doe for 
avoiding controversies after my decease make and declare 
these presents to contain my last Will and Testament in 
manner and form following (that is to say) First and 
principally I recommend my Soul into the hands of Almighty 
God hoping to be saved through the Merits death passion and 
resurrection  of Jesus Christ my only Saviour and Redeemer 
and my Body to the Earth or Sea as it shall please God to 
order and as for and concerning all and singular Such Wages 
Prize Money Bounty Money Short allowance Money Goods 
Chattels and Estate whatsoever wherewith at the time of my 
Decease I shall be possessed or Invested or which shall then 
belong or of right appertain unto me I do give devise and 
bequeath unto my ever loving Sister Mary Ryan of the parish 
of Clough in the County of Limerick forever and I nominate 
and appoint James Siex full and Sole Executor Executor of 
this my Will and do revoke all former Wills and Deeds of 
Gift by me at any time heretofore made and do ordain these 
presents to stand be for my last Will and Testament for Ever 
Witness my hand and Seal the Day and Year first above 
written James Dwyer Signed Sealed and delivered in the 
presence of Robert Cleland _ Derby Keho _ Stephen Avarlo
Proved at London 16 November 1742 to James Seix otherwise Siex
PCC Prob11/721