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William Brockman, Sr

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Newington near Hythe, Kent, England
Death: Died in Newington Parish, Kent, England
Place of Burial: St. Nicholas Church, Newington near Hythe, Kent, England
Immediate Family:

Son of John Brockman, Esquire and Florence Brockman
Husband of Margaret Brockman
Father of Henry Brockman; Thomas Brockman and Joan Brockman
Brother of Thomas Brokeman
Half brother of Thomas De Clifford; Anna Kemp and William Clifford

Managed by: Alisha Brockman
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About William Brockman, Sr

LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT OF WILLIAM BROKEMAN, 1525. -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

In the name of God, amen. the xxth daye off maye the yeare of our lord god 1525 and in the xviith yere off the reigne off King Henry the VIIIth I William brokman of the Paryssche of newyngton next heth wythyn the countye off Kent yoman off an d in good mind and memorye make my present testament and last will in maner and forme followyng first I bequeth my soule to allmyghty god our blyssed lady saynt marie and to all the holy company of hevyn my body: to be buryed in the churche of new yngton Item I bequeth to the hyghe aulter ther' for my tythes offeryngs and other oblacone neglygently forgottyn xx Item to our lady lyght xij Item to any other lyght wythyn the sayd churche iiij I tem I bequeth to the reperacne off the sayd churc he that ys to saye to the bying off a newe belle xxvi viij so that hyt be bought and brought home wythyn vj yerys next after my decease and yff so be that hyt be not bought and brought home wythyn the sayd vj yeres then I bequeth to the reperacn e off the sayd churche but xx off the promysse. Item I wyll that mye executor do and cause to be done for me at my. buryng dirige and V masses Item at my monthes day dirige and other V masses also to pouer people att my burying day iii iiij and at t my months day other iij iiij in like manner Item at my yeryes mynd dirige and X masses Item I wyll that mye executor provyde and ordeigne for me in tyme convenyent after my decease an onenest prest to synge for me my frynds soules and all christ ian soules by the space off one quarter off (worn off) at our lady aulter in the sayd churche and he to have for hys salary xxxiij iiij Item I bequeth to every of my godchildren iiij Item I bequeth X to the bying and gildyng off an Image of Sayn t Oswold to be sette uppe in Paddlesworth churche Item I bequeth to Margaret my wyffe mye lityll masure ij the best off my kine and JQtti gude ewes taking her choysse and xti of mony accordyng to my promyse in tyme off our maridge Item I wyll tha t mye executor dispose for me in correxon off noyne weyes in Wenenstrece ageynst my land ther x wythyn the space off one yere next after my decease Item I bequeth to Harry Brokman my sone vj kine the best thatt he and hys friends can choysse afte r hys mother hath choyssen hyr parte and coppyll off wurkyng bolokys off the best and ij coppyll of steres of iij yeres age Item I bequeth to the sayd Harry my sone 200 wethers 100 ewes off the best and also they so f vyd I will that Thomas my son e schall have 100 wethers 100 ewes and XI lambys and the resydue off my lambys I bequeth to the sayd Harry Item I bequeth to the sayd Harry ij of my best plowyng hors my best geldyng and colt called a avepnde. Item I bequeth to the sayd Harr y my best schoode wayne and tillige stuffe thereat beloniggyng that ys to say iij yron wyllys (rubbed off) for horsse to drawe and item a ploughe a cutter a schare with other implements thereto belongyng Item I bequeth to the sayd Harry ix sylve r sponys my best masure my grette pott my gr~tt kettyll ij fiether bedds withall therto belongyng and a brasyn mortor with the pestell Item I bequeth to my sone Thomas Brokman vj sylver sponys off the worset sorte and a fiether bedde iij coppul of f steres of ij yeres age unbrokyn Item I bequeth to the sayd Thomas a wayne a nebbe yoke with ij other yokes one yron wyl1e and an yron cyght. Item I bequeath to the sayd Thomas a brasse potte a panne of v gallons and v semys of whete to be delyve red hym at the next seede tyme after my decease Item I bequeath to the bying off a new sylver crosse xli to be delyvered when the parysche wyll bye one or els not Item I bequeth to Jhone my daughter at the tyme of her maryage in mony and mony wor th V marcs and at the tyme of xij monthes other V marcs and yffe she chance not for to marye then I wyll that sohe have at her age off XXX yeres X marks in mony Item I bequeth to the sayd Jhone iij kine a materes ij payr off schets a payr off blan kets and undercloth and a bolster Item I bequeth to Thomas Chapman my wyffes sone the monke of Fenschand X to be offered when he schall synge hys fyrst masse Item I bequeth to the chyldren off Julyan Tenderby XX equally to be schyrt at xvj yere s age to be delyvered them and either off them to be others heyrs Item I bequeth to Thomas Clemens vi ewes to be delyvered after scheryngtyme Item I bequeth to my wyffes sone Wylliam Chapman XX to be delyvered hym wythyn a yere of my decease Ite m I bequeth to Alice Browne my wyffes daughter vj (three or four words rubbed off being on the crease in the paper) allways that Margaret my wyffe and Harry my sone schall have and enjoye all my implements and stuffe of houshold except such e as I have wyllyd awaye The residue off all my goods above not bequethyd my detts and legacies first contented and payd I gyve and bequeth to Margaret my wyff, Harry and Thomas my sonnes to be devided between them to disspose and ordeyne the goo d werks of cheryte at ther discrecon for the helth off my soule and all christian soules as they thynk best and off thys my present testament and last wyll I make and ordeyne margaret my wyff thomas and harry my sonnes mye executors and John Chylt on th elder my oversere and be to (have) for hys labour xl wittnes master John Wylbertt John Hayes rychard hamond thomas robas and John gervys Provyded alwayes that Thomas Brokeman my sonne schall medill with no more greynys norther (two words rub bed off) I have bequethyd hym before.

Thys ys the last wyll off me the sayd wylliam Brokman made the day and yere above sayd off and uppon all my lands and tenements wyche thomas harvy Thomas Chapman and others my feffes be in feffed in First I wyll that margaret my wyff schall hav e an injoye all my lands and tenements at langport with th'appurtenances and profets off the same time off hyr lyffe doyng nother wayst nor strype and after the decease off my wyff I wyll that Harry my sonne schall have my tenement with th'appurte nances called Langport wyth 7 dwelling have to hym and to hys heyres and hys assygnys for ever Item I wyll that Thomas my sonne schall have my tenement with appurtenances at Westbroke to have to hym and hys heyrys and hys assygnys for ever uppo n condition that he saffe and harmles kepe me and myn executors agaynst Wyllyam Sanders off Ottenge off and for viijti wyche I am boundyn to hym fore or els I wyll that my executors and feffees sell as moche of the lands in Westbroke for the payme nt and discharge of the sayd viijti and other charges by that occasion susteynyd and borne and also payng to margaret my wyff X yerly duryng all the tyme off hyr tiff also I wyll that Harry my sone and hys assygnes schall have my terme and yery s wyche I have off and in the manor off combe and paddyls worth with th' appurtenances duryng my lease and paying to the lord theroff Ferme and charges Item I wyll that John Spysser off Dehynghold continue to kepe my lands off the combe wych e he nowe occupyes duryng my tenure and lease payng yerly as he nowe doth. ---------------------- Sources: 1.Title: Last Will & Testament Abbrev: Will Page: William BROCKMAN - 1525 Quality: 3 2.Title: British Library Abbrev: British Library Page: Add.Ch. 70607 Text: Brockman (William). yeoman, of Newington-next-Hythe. Copy of his will (1525) with probate 1526. Quality: 3 3.Author: D.H. Drake-Brockman Title: Record of the Brockman & Drake-Brockman Family Abbrev: D.H. Drake-Brockman Publication: 1936 Page: page 12 Quality: 2 4.Title: British Library Abbrev: British Library Page: Add.Ch. 70607 & Add.Ch. 71260 Text: Brockman (William). yeoman, of Newington-next-Hythe. Copy of his will (1525) with probate 1526. Inventory of his goods 1526. Quality: 3

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William Brockman, Sr's Timeline

1475
1475
Newington near Hythe, Kent, England
1495
1495
Age 20
Newington-next-Hythe, Kent, England
1495
Age 20
Kent, England
1500
1500
Age 25
Kent, , England
1508
1508
Age 33
England
1525
May 20, 1525
Age 50
Newington Parish, Kent, England
1525
Age 50
St. Nicholas Church, Newington near Hythe, Kent, England