Will of Paul Sackett of Little Buckland, Kent, 31 August 1671, proved in the (Court not known), 13 September 1671 (Kent Archives Office, unknown repository reference). (Researched by Marion Sackett).

PAUL SACKETT          
Dated 31 Aug 1671          Proved 13 Sep 1671          [Abstract & transcript by Marion Sackett]
Yeoman; Little Buckland, Kent

Richard READ Esq.          Executor. To sell all lands and goods to pay debts
Wife = Ann + children          To equally share residue, after debts paid
Witnesses: Henry EVE, William [?VALLERME], Elias ASHE, Willm [?BENET]

The xxxi th day of August 1671
I Paul Sackett of Little Buckland in the County of Kent
yeom. Doe declare these p’sent my last will & testament in
manner & forme following That is to say whereas my
earnest desire so that whatsover debts I owe be duely and
swiftly paid I devise all my Lands Tenemts and
Hereditaments whatsoever to Richard Read Esq and his heires
to be by him & them sold for and towards the payment of
my debts And I also make the Said Richard Read my
sole executor and doe give and bequeath unto him all my
Corne Cattell householdstuff Chattells and personall Estate
whatsoever for & towards payment & satisfacon of all my
debts And what Summe or Summes of money shall remaine after
my debts paid and satisfied I give and bequeath to my Loving
wife Ann and to and amongst every of my Children to bee
parted and divided amongst them share parte and porcon alike
In witness whereof I have hereonto sett my hand & Seale
the day & year above written
Paul Sackett

This will was read to the said Paul Sackett &
by him Subscribed & sealed & declared to
bee his last will & Testament in the presence
of
     Henry Eve
     
William Vallerme [?]
hys ? mark

Elias Ashe
hys A mark

Willm Benet [?]


[Probate granted to Richard Read 13 Sep 1671]