Will of John Sackett of St Lawrence, Thanet, Kent, 1 April 1678, proved in the (Court not known), 3 August 1678 (Kent Archives Office, unknown repository reference). (Researched by Marion Sackett).

John Sackett
Will 1 Apr 1678

John Sackett of St Lawrence, Thanet, Kent

Beneficiaries
- Brother Thomas SACKET – 1/-
- Sister Anne MOCKET, wid. of St Peters – 1/-
- Sister Martha RICKARDS, wife of Thomas, of St Peters – 1/-
- Sister Katherine MUMERY, wife of Stephen, of St Johns – 1/-
- Sister Joane OVERY, wife of Richard, of St Johns – 1/-
- Wife Judith – residue of goods & chattels
Executrix
- Wife Judith
Witnesses
- Alls TICKNER; Jo. YOUNG
Probate
- 3 Aug 1678

n the Name of God Amen / I John Sacket
of the p’ish of St Lawrence in the Isle of Thanet &
County of Kent being of p’fect memory & Remembrance
Praised bee God do make & ordaine this my last will
& Testament this first day of Aprill Anno Dni 1678
in manner & forme as followeth viz. First I bequeath
my soule into the hands of Almighty God my Maker
hopeing that through the Merits Mediation Death and
Passion of Jesus Christ my only Saviour & Redeemer to
receive free pardon & Forgivness of all my sins And as for
my body to be buried in Christian Buriall at the discretion
of my executrix hereafter nominated / Item I doe
bequeath to my brother Thomas ?Sackett One Shilling /
Item I bequeath to my Sister Anne Mocket of the
p’ish of St Peters in the s’d Island & Countie widow
One Shilling Item I bequeath to my Sister Martha
Rickards wife of Thomas Rickards of the s’d p’ish
of St Peters One Shilling / Item I bequeath unto
my sister Katherine Mumery wife of Stephen Mumery
of the p’ish of St Johns in the s’d Isle & County One Shilling
Item I bequeath to Joane Overy my Sister wife of
Richard Overy of the p’ish of St Johns One Shilling
Item all the rest of my goods & Chattells whatsoever
I give unto Judith my wife upon condition that she shall
pay all my debts & legacies & make her sole executrix
of this my last will & Testament / In witness whereof
I have hereunto set my hand & seale the day & yeare
above written
               John Sackett
Witness
Alls Tickner          [Probate granted to Judith Sackett]
Jo: Young