bur.27 Jan 1668/9 Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
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Will of Edward Bugby
From: Suffolk County Wills, Abstracts of the Earliest Wills Upon Record in the County of Suffolk, Massachusetts, pas 334, 335
EDWARD BUGBY. I, Edward Bugby, being stricken in yeares and but ill in my body, not knowing how short my day may bee, in sound mind, make this my last will. Debts paid, my sonn Joseph shall Enjoy my Housing and Land, barne and Orchard, all that is mine, on the right hand of the Way leading to the great Lotts, and Eight Acres of Swamp and vpland, bee it mor or less, lying by Mr. Elliotts Land, on the left hand of the way aboue said. And a Lott of Eleuen Acres, lying by Nathaniell Brewers, at Wake hill, and one Acre of fresh meadow, bee it more or less, lying in the Towne great meads, Two Acres of salt marsh, lying by Goodman Watermans marsh, in that which is called Grauell point; eight Acres of vpland, lying vpon the Pond Hill, lying by the Land of William Lyon and Samuel Gary. Also, two Cowes, on Coult, and two Hoggs, that I have heretofor giuen him, and that bedding and household stuff that I have already giuen him. My will is, that my sonn, Joseph, shall haue this for his Portion, and he shall haue noe more of my Estate. My Will is, that my dau. Sarah, shall haue my Tenn Acre Lott, in the first diuission of sixteen Acres lying by it, that I bought of Edward Pason, and twelue Acres in the Thousand Acres, and one Acree and a halfe of salt marsh lying in grauely point, by Goodman Finch. My will is, that my dau. Sarah, shall haue that bedding and household stuffe and those Cattle that I shall leaue at my decease, and also my money and Euery thing that is mine, which I have not giuen to my sonn Joseph as is above expressed. My will is, that out of that which I haue giuen my dau. Sarah, there shall be payd my sonn in law, Chamberlin, the Husband of my daughter, L18 in Corne or Cattle, to two of my Grand children, Mary and Rebecca Chamberlin, the one halfe of the L18 to Mary Chamberlin, and the other halfe to Rebecca. I, Appoint my sonn in lawe, Chamberlin, my Executor. Robert Harris, Nathaniell Bruer, John Bridge, ouerseers. Nouember 26: 1668.
Edward [mark] Bugby
In the p'sence of vs,
30 Jan., 1668. John Bridge and Nathaniell Bruer deposed.
The Estate belonging to Edward Boogby, of Roxbury, deceased, prized by Robert Eares, John Bride, Benjamin Cludd,, Jan. 29, 1668.