Will: Gaven, Patrick February 10, 1803

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File contributed by: Rosalind Dunning 
ros.dunning@outlook.com January 15, 2018, 2:42 pm


Source: National Archives Kew England
Written: February 10, 1803
Recorded: January 15, 2017

In the Name of God Amen I Patrick Gaven late Surgeon's Mate 
of the Emerald of the Town and County of Monaghan Ireland 
being of sound and disposing 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 Beloved 
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 intitled unto at the time 
of my decease I give and bequeath the same as followeth that 
is to say I give and bequeath unto my brother in law John 
Duffy of the same place all such Wages Sum and Sums of money 
as now is or hereafter shall be due to me for my Service or 
otherwise on board the said Ship or any other ship or 
vessell and all my other property And I do hereby nominate 
constitute and appoint Richard Birt and William Collins of 
John Street Adolphi London Gentleman Executors of this my 
last Will and Testament and hereby revoking and making void 
all former Wills by me heretofore made and do declare this 
to be my last Will and Testament In Witness whereof I have 
hereunto set my hand and seal this tenth day of February in 
the Year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and three 
and in the forty third year of the reign of our Sovereign 
Lord George 3rd by the Grace of God of the United Kingdom of 
Great Britain and Ireland King Defender of the faith and so 
forth P Gaven
(Attestation Clause)
J Bedingfield
24 March 1808 Administration with Will annexed to John Duffy 
the Universal Legatee Executors having renounced
PCC Prob11/1475