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Wills of Sheerness Shipwrights 1693 - 1855
Prerogative Court of Canterbury (P.C.C.) Wills  (Pre 1858)


IN THE NAME OF GOD AMEN I DANIEL COLLINS of Sheerness in the County of Kent Shipwright being of sound and disposing Mind and Memory do make and Ordain this my last Will and Testament  in manner and form following that is to say after all my just Debts are paid and discharged 
I give the Rest Residue Remainder of all and singular my Wages and Pay Sum and Sums of Money due and owing unto me  Goods Household Goods and all other my Estate  whatsoever and wheresoever  Kind Wages Sum and Sums of Money Lands Tenements Goods Chattels and  Estate whatsoever as shall be any ways due owing or belonging unto me at the time of my decease
I do give devise and bequeath the same unto my loving Wife MARY COLLINS her Executors and Administrators for ever 
And I do hereby nominate and appoint THOMAS ALLEN Esq  of St John's Parish  in the Borough and Mr CHARLES COLLINS Junr of Portsmouth  Executors of this my last Will and Testament 
hereby revoking all former and other Wills Testaments and deeds of Gift by me at any time heretofore made 
And I do ordain and ratify the present to stand and be for and as my only last Will and Testament 
In Witness whereof to this  my said Will I have set my Hand and Seal the thirteenth day of July in the year of our Lord  One thousand seven hundred and eighty Nine  DANIEL COLLINS Witnesses NATHL. GROAVES  SAML MARDEN 
Proved 16th November 1792 DANIEL COLLINS of Sheerness but is late of Woolwich. THOMAS ALLEN and CHARLES COLLINS have renounced their roles as Executors.

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