Edward Mansell 1696

Know all men by those present that I Millicent Mansell the Widow and Relict of Edward Mansell late of Cosgrave in the County of Northampton Gent  deceased haveing right and tytle to the Administration of all and singular the Goods Chattells and Creditts of the said deceased doe for divers Good Causes and Considerations me hereunto moveing renounce the said Administration and doe Consent that the said Administration of all and singular the Goods Chattells and Credtts of my said husband deceased may be Committed and Granted to Edward Mansell of Eccesfield in the County of Yorke Clerke, the natural and lawfull son of the said deceased And to the End that this my Renunciation and Consent may have its due effect in Law I doe hereby nominate Constitute and appoint Mr Thomas Lutton Notary Publiq and One of the Procuators Generall of the Consistory Court of Peterborough my true and Lawfull Procurator for me and in my name to appear before the Right Worshipful Sir Tho: Linfold Knight doctor of Lawes and Chancellour of the diocesse of Peterborough or his Lawfull Surrogate or any other Competent Judge in this behalf and to Exhibit this my Proxy of Renunciation and Consent and Procure the same to be admitted and to act and doe herein for me what shall seem requisite  and necessary and what my said Procurator shall doe and cause to be done in and about the Premisses  I doe hereby Promise to ratifye and Constitute In Wittnesse whereof I have hereunto sett my hand and seale the Twentyeth day of November Anno Domini One Thousand six Hundred and Ninety and six

Millicent Mansell

Signal Sigillat and deliberat .. and sealia

Mary Barton

Martha Butcher

Information taken from the Obligation of Administrators document for the Registry of the Court
Administrators Status Date Signed
Edward Mansell of Ecclesfield Clerk and Son 22nd November 1696 Edw: Mansell
John Killesby Senr. of Cogenhoe
John Killesby Junr. of Cogenhoe
John Killsby Senr his mark
John killsby Junr

Pecuria = The business, or trade, of feeding and rearing cattle.
Lanis = Butcher or slaughterer

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