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that is to say, one hundred Pounds in difcharge of her marriage portion within one year after my decease, with considerations after the rate of two shillings in the pound for so long time as the same shall be unpaid unto her after my decease; and the fifty pounds residue thereof upon her surrendring of or giving of such sufficient security as the overseers of this my Will shall like of, to surrender or grant all her estate and right that shall descend or come unto her after my decease, or that she now hath of, in, or to one copyhold tenement, with the appurtenances lying and being in Stratford upon Avon aforesaid, in the said county of Warwick, being parcell or holden of the Manor of Rowington, unto my daughter Susamah Hall, and her heirs for ever.

Item, I give and bequeath unto my said daughter Judith, one hundred and fifty pounds more, if the, or any issue of her body, be living at the end of three years next ensuing the day of the date of this my Will, during which time my executors to pay her consideration from my decease according to the rate aforesaid : And if she die within the said term without issue of her body, then my Will is, and I do give

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and bequeath one hundred pounds thereof to my niece Elizabeth Hall, and the fifty pounds to be set forth by my executors during the life of iny sister Joan Harle, and the use and profit thereof coming, thall be paid to my faid sister Joan, and after her decease the fifty pounds shall remain amongst the children of my said fifter, equally to be divided amongst them; but if my said daughter Judith be living at the end of the said three years, or any issue of her body, then my Will is, and so I devise and bequeath the said hundred and fifty Pounds to be set out by my executors and overseers for the best benefit of her and her issue, and the stock not to be paid unto her so long as she shall be married and covert baron; but my Will is that she shall have the consideration yearly paid unto her during her life, and after her decease the faid stock and consideration to be paid to her children, if she have any, and if not, to her executors and assigns, she living the faid term after my decease ; provided that if such husband as she shall at the end of the said three years be married unto, or at and after, do sufficiently assure unto her, and the issue of her body, land answerable to the portion by this my Will given unto her, and to be adjudged so by my executors and overseers, then my Will is, that the said hundred and fifty pounds shall be paid to such husband as shall make such assurance, to his own use.

Item, I give and bequeath unto my said fister Joan twenty pounds, and all my wearing apparel, to be paid and delivered within one year after my decease; and I do will and devise unto her the house with the appurtenances in Stratford, wherein the dwelleth, for her natural life, under the yearly rent of twelve pence.

Item, I give and bequeath unto her three fons, William Hart, Hart, and Michael Hart, five pounds apiece, to be paid within one year after

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decease, Item, I give and bequeath unto the said Elizabeth Hall all my plate that I now have, except my broad silver and gilt boxes, at the date of this my Will.

Itein, I give and bequeath unto the poor of Stratford aforesaid ten pounds, to Mr. Thomas Combe my sword, to Thomas Russel, Esq; five pounds, and to Francis Collins of the borough of Warrick, in the county of Il’arwick, Gent. thirteen pounds fix

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my decease. Item, I give and bequeath to Hamlett Sadler twenty-fix shillings, eight pence, to buy him a ring; to William Reynolds, Gent. twenty fix shillings, eight pence, to buy him a ring; to my godfon William Walker twenty Shillings in gold ; to Anthony Nash, Gent. twenty-six shillings, eight pence; and to Mr. John Nash twenty fix shillings, eight pence; and to my fellows John Hemynge, Richard Burbage, and Henry Cundell, twentysix shillings, eight pence apiece to buy them rings.

Item, I give, will, bequeath, and devise unto my daughter Susannah Hall, for the better enabling of her to perform this my Will, and towards the performance thereof, all that capital messuage or tenemeni, with the appurtenances in Stratford aforesaid, called the New Place, wherein I now dwell, and two messuages or tenements, with the appurtenances, situate, lying, and being in Henley Street, within the borough of Stratford aforesaid; and all my barns, ftables, orchards, gardens, lands, tenements, and hereditaments whatsoever, situate, lying, and being, or to be had, reserved, preserved

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or taken within the towns, hamlets, vil. lages, fields, and grounds of Stratford upon Avon, Old Stratford, Bupaxton, and Welcombe, or in any of them, in the said county of Warwick; and also all that messuage or tenement, with the appurtenances, wherein one John Robinson dwelleth, situate, lying, and being in the Black-Friers in London near the Wardrobe ; and all other

my lands, tenements, and hereditaments whatsoever; to have and to hold all and singular the said premises, with their appurtenances, unto the said Susanna Hall, for and during the term of her natural life, and after her decease to the first son of her body lawfully issuing, and to the heirs males of the body of the said first son lawfully issuing; and for default of such issue, to the second fon of her body lawfully issuing, and to the heirs males of the body of the said second son lawfully issuing; and for default of such heirs to the third son of the body of the said Susannah lawfully issuing; and of the heirs males of the body of the said third son lawfully illuing; and for default of such issue, the fame to be and reinain to the forth, fifth, sixth, and seventh fons of her body, lawfully issuing one after another,

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