Source: TNA, PROB 11/1967
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This is the last Will and Testament of me Joseph Pike of Newport Pagnel in the County of Bucks yeoman I give devise and bequeath all my Property real and personal unto and between my nephew Thomas Osborn and my nieces Mary Osborn and Sarah Swannell their heires executors and administrators to be equally divided between them I make Luke Price Executor of this my Will In Witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand this tenth day of February 1842 The Mark of Joseph Pike Signed and acknowledged by the Testator Joseph Pike in the presence of us both present at the same time in the presence of the Testator as and for his last will and Testament H V Lucas William Price In the Prerogative Court of Canterbury In the Goods of Joseph Pike deceased Appeared Personally Henry Lucas of Newport Pagnel in the County of Bucks Gentleman and referring to the last Will and Testament of the said Joseph Pike late of Newport Pagnel in the County of Buckingham yeoman deceased the said Will being now here unto annexed bearing date the 10th of February 1842 made Oath that on the said day the said testator duly executed his said Will by affixing his mark at the end thereof in the joint presence of William Price of Newport Pagnel aforesaid yeoman and this Deponent both of whom thereupon attested and subscribed the said Will as witnesses of the due execution thereof in the presence of the said Testator H V Lucas On the 25th day of August 1842 the said Henry Lucas was duly sworn to the truth of this Affidavit by virtue of the annexed Commission before me Geo Morley Commissioner Proved at London the 27th August 1842 before the Judge by the Oath of Luke Price the sole Executor to whom Administration was gran- ted having been first sworn by Commission duly to administer
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