Will of Nathaniel Sackett of Canterbury, Kent, 12 January 1681/2, proved in the Canterbury Archdeaconry Court, 20 December 1682 (Kent Archives Office, PRC 17-76-81). (Researched by Marion Sackett (from IGHS Tyler Collection)).
NATHANIELL SACKETT [extracted from IHGS Tyler Collection Abstracts by Marion Sackett]
Dated 12 Jan 1681/2 Proved 20 Dec 1682
Gent.; of Canterbury
Son = John 5 broad pieces of gold
Son = Nathaniell 5 broad pieces of gold to be paid at age 21; each to be the other’s heir
Son = George three 20/- pieces of gold
Son = Samuel 5 guineas
Wife = Anne Sole executrix. Rents & profits of all property until son John aged 21, so long as she remain a widow – reversion of Sacketts Hill in St Peters & St Johns to son John on her marriage or when he is 21. John to be sent to a university as soon as is fitting.
After John inherits, Anne to have rents of property at Margate until son Nathaniell is 21 – then reversion jointly to sons Nathaniell, George & Samuel. Anne then to have £15 annuity out of Margate lands.
Residue to Anne. Charged to be careful in education of sons.
Witnesses: Seth FENNER, Charles DICUS, John EATON
[Added in a different hand:-
(CML 20 Nov 1669 SACKETT Nathl. of Cant ba 31 & Ann TERRY sp 22 d. Michael TERRY who con.)]