Archdeaconry Court of Surrey

Testator: William Strudwick of Ewhurst, husbandman

Date of Will: 1 May 1701

John Stoan of Alfold, yeoman, owes me since the last reckoning of 25 March 1699 seventy five pounds;

to William son of Henry Strudwick fifty pounds;

to my brother Henry twenty pounds;

to the rest of his children twenty pounds;

to Elizabeth daughter of John May of Ewhurst, carpenter, ten pounds and to his son John five pounds and five pounds each to his daughter Sarah and his wife Elizabeth May;

to my aunt Steare four pounds ten shillings out of the twenty pound bond;

I owe Elizabeth daughter of John May three pounds to be paid out of the bond;

residue to my brother Henry

Witnesses: Henry Strudwick (X);

Deposition of Henry Strudwick of Dorking, brother of the Testator, John May is cousin german to the deceased and this deponent;

testator appointed me residuary legatee

Proved 11 September 1701 to William Roberts, Thomas Jarrett and Henry Strudwick for Elizabeth, John and Sarah May, minors and principal legatees

DW/PA/7/18 Q15; DW/PA/5/1701/85 (Died two months ago; Administration Bond of Edward Cowick (X) of Ewhurst, yeoman, curator, Henry Strudwick of Dorking, yeoman and John May of Ewhurst, carpenter; William Strudwick (X) (16) and Robert Strudwick (X) (9). Thomas Strudwick, Jane Strudwick and Henry Strudwick and Elizabeth, John and Sarah May are all under 7 years)