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Re: Deciphering a seemingly indecipherable Will
« Reply #9 on: Wednesday 22 July 20 13:20 BST (UK) »
Do you have a web address for the second Will you mention please?

It's part of Images 25 - 28 at the link you provided originally.

If you look at Image 26 you'll see the top half is a fairly clean page with a neat bottom edge.  The second will is underneath that page and extends onto Images 27 & 28.


To clarify, Westy, I should have put the words "second will" in quotation marks.

I mean that the clean page ends with the generally standard closing lines about the residue of his goods not already bequeathed and the appointment of executors and overseer.

However it then seems to continue into a second phase dealing with his lands.  How this begins isn't clear because to the best I can establish the initial lines at the top of the next page are lost.