- [S56] Will, Archdeaconry Court of Canterbury, Archdeaconry Court of Canterbury, Canterbury Cathedral Archives, (U.S.A., Salt Lake City: Genealogical Society of Utah), LDS Film #0188939, 1567-1570, Vol. 40, folio 146, 29 Mar 1568.
Will of Wyllyam Mylsted of Bethersden, 12 March 1567/68
IN THE NAME OF GOD AMEN, the 12th day of the month of March, in the year of our Lord God, a thousand, five hundred, sixty and seven [O.S.], and in the tenth year of the reign of our most gracious and Sovereign Lady Elizabeth, by the grace of God, of England, France and Ireland, Queen, defender of the faith, I, WYLLYAM MYLSTED, of the parish of Beatrysden [Bethersden] within the county of Kent, being of good and perfect remembrance laud and praise be unto almighty God, do make this my last Will and Testament in manner and form following:
First, I desire that God of his free mercy will receive my soul into his hands and I will that my body be buried in the churchyard of the parish of Beatrysden aforesaid.
I do also give and bequeath unto JULYAN MYLSTED, my mother, all and singular such sum and sums of money and all and singular other goods whatsoever are willed and bequeathed unto me by the last Will and Testament of EDWARD MYLSTED, my father, late deceased, whom I make also and ordain to be sole Executrix of this my last Will and Testament, these being witnesses here of Andrew Dowle, Vicar of the said parish, and writer hereof and Thomas Gybbyns.
Probate granted 29th March 1568.
- [S57] Archdeacon's Transcript, Church of England, Canterbury Cathedral Archives, (U.S.A., Salt Lake City: Genealogical Society of Utah), LDS Film #1751588, 1568, 16 Mar 1568.