Catharine Fisher 1646





In the name of god Amen the ffirst day of January in the yeare of our lord god accordinge to the computation of the Churche of England one thawsand sixe hundreth ffourty and five I Katrine ffishare of Coppull in the countie of Lancaster widow beinge sicke in bodie but of good and pfect memorie I prayse god theirfore doe make this my laste will & teastament as followeth, ffirst and principallie I comend my soule into the hands of almightie god my onlie creator redemer and sanctifier and my bodie I comitt to xpian buriall and for such goods as god hath lent mee I doe dispose and bequeath as followeth Imprimis all my good except my wearinge apparrell I devide into three equall pts two of wch pts I give to Mrgrett ffishare my daughter and the third pte I resarve to my selfe out of wch theerd pte my funarall expences and chardges about my will dischardged the rest and residue theareof I give to Richard ffishare my sonne Itm I give and bequeath unto Alice the wife of Richard Hodsonne my brother my best wast coatt my best pettie coatt & best bodies Itm the rest of my apparrell I give & bequeath unto my daughter Margrett lastlie I appoynt ordaine and make my said brother Richard Hodsonne of Euxton and Roger Haydock of Coppull my true & lawful executors to execute this my last will and testament hoppinge they will trulie pforme the same as my trust is in them sworn under my hand & seale the daye & yeare ffirst above written
Sealed & signed in the Katherine ffishare
John xxxcocke
Richard Hodsonne
Roger Haydocke