Will: McVilley, William March 30, 1764

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File contributed by: Rosalind Dunning 
ros.dunning@outlook.com March 2, 2019, 8:50 am


Source: National Archives Kew England
Written: March 30, 1764
Recorded: March 2, 2019

In the Name of God Amen I William McVilley Quarter Gunner of 
his Majestys Ship Falmouth William Brereton Esquire 
Commander being of sound and disposing Mind and Memory do 
hereby make this my last Will and Testament first and 
principally I commend my Soul into the Hands of Almighty God 
hoping for Remission of all my Sins through the Merits of 
Jesus Christ my Blessed Saviour and Redeemer and my body to 
the Earth or Sea as it shall please God and as for such 
worldly Estate and Effects which I shall be possessed of or 
entitled unto at the Time of my Decease I Give and bequeath 
the same as followeth that is to say Imprimis unto my dear 
and loving Wife Ann McVilley of the parish of Killgever and 
Town Land of Daughmoore in the County of Mayo in Ireland One 
Third Part of all such Wages Sallary Bounty Money Conduct 
Money Prize Money and all other Sum and Sums of Money Lands 
Tenements Goods Chattels and Estates I Give and bequeath to 
my dear Children to be equally divided amongst them at the 
Discretion of my Executor and I do hereby nominate 
constitute and appoint my dear father Robert McVilley of the 
parish of Killgever and Town Land of Daughmoore in the 
County of Mayo in Ireland to be my Executor of this my last 
Will and Testament hereby revoking all other former Wills 
Testaments Letters of Attorney by me in any Wise beforenamed 
and Willed and I do declare this to be my last Will and 
Testament  In Witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand 
and Seal this Thirtieth Day of March One thousand seven 
hundred sixty four and in the fourth year of the Reign of 
our Sovereign Lord George the Third by the Grace of God of 
Great Britain France and Ireland King Defender of the faith 
William McVilley
(Attestation Clause - at Manilla where no stmpt paper to be 
had) John Boucher _ John Moore _ John Rutledge done before 
me Wm Brereton 9 October 1767 Administration with Will 
annexed to John Bourke laful attorney of Ann McVilley one of 
the Universal Legatees Robert McVilley having died in the 
lifetime of the Testator
PCC Prob11/933