Ellen Austen

(say 1620-btw 1660 & 1670)
FatherValentine Austen (say 1585-1633)
MotherEllen Sackett (1585-aft 1660)
Ellen Austen, daughter of Valentine Austen and Ellen Sackett, was born in say 1620. She died between 1660 and 1670.
     Ellen was left £20 at 21 in her father Valentine's will made in Tilmanstone, Kent, in 1633.1
Testator: Valentine Austen, yeoman of Tilmanstone, Kent.
Date: 1 May 1633.
Proved: 23 May 1633.
Source: PRC 17-68-212, Tyler Index to Wills, ancestry.co.uk.
Beneficiaries:
Eldest son Leonard, £50 at 21.
Youngest son Valentine, £50 at 21.
Daughter Susan wife of Richard Bellse £20 to be paid when his father Thos Bellse shall perform the bargain that was agreed upon which was half his lands.
Daughters, Mary, Ealce, and Ellen, £20 at 21.
Wife [not named], residue of goods.
Executrix: wife.
Overseer: cousin Richard Sackett.
Witnesses: James Rogers, Wm Ersden, John Austen, Leonard Austen.

     Ellen would have been one of Ellen's six unnamed children each left £6 in the will of their uncle Robert Sackett made at St John in ThanetG on 16 February 1660 and proved on 25 March 1664.
ChartsTree 1. William Sackett of Jordan Down descendant chart
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 Notes & Citations

  1. Frank Watt Tyler, "The Tyler Collection", Wills, Canterbury, Kent, digital image, Ancestry.com, Will of Valentine Austen, dated 1 May 1633, proved 23 May 1633.
Last Edited15 October 2017