Cogswell, Edward

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Edward Cogswell
d: BEF 25 JUN 1615
WILL: "In the name of God, Amen. The 23d of June, 1615, I EdwardCogswell, clothier of Westburie Leighe in the countie of Wilts...dobequeath, My soul to God and my bodie to be buried in the Church orChurchyard of Westburie. To Margaret Marchante, the wife of ThomasMarchante �20. To Elizabeth Ernly, the wife of Richard Ernle, �30. ToMargery Wilkins, the wife of John Wilkins, �10. To Elizabeth Marchante,the dau. of Thomas Marchante 20 marks at her marriage. To the otherchildren of my three who shall be born and living at the time of mydecease, �4 each. To Elinor Smythe, the wife of Stephen Smythe, 40shillings. To Joane Freestone, widow, to Margaret Francklene, widow, toMargery Whatley, the wife of John Whatley, to Edith Stevens, the wife ofThomas Stevens, to every of these four my sisters, �2. To HenryFreestone, 10 shillings. To Edward Franklene, 10 shillings. To RobertCogswell the son of Stephen Cogswell, ten shillings. To Margery Stevens,the dau. of Thomas Stevens, ten shillings. To Edward Cogswell, the son ofRobert Cogswell, deceased, ten shillings. To George Cogswell, hisbrother, twenty shillings. To every of my godchildren besides theseaforesaid, 12 pence. To John Cogswell, my son, �240, bed, bedding, andother household stuff &c. To my son Anthony, the whole estate, right andinterest and term of years which I have in and to Ludborne, with theappurtenances, together with the Lease of the same for the term of hislife to be delivered to him at the age of 23. After his death my son JohnCogswell to have and enjoy the said Ludborne, &c., for his life only"remainder to Jeffrey, my son. To Anthony, the sum of �80, and four of mybest kyne at 23. To my son Jeffrey Cogswell, all my estate, right andterm of years which I have in little Horningsham, &c., with the Lease ofthe same for his life only. After his deahth the said little Horningshamto the party next mentioned in the said Lease to him and his assigns. Tomy son Jeffrey, �80 and four oxen, now in the hands of Robert Northen oflittle Horningsham, all to be delivered to him at the age of 23. To myson, John Cogswell, all the right and term of years which I have to theMylls called Ripond, place situate within the parish of Froome, Selwoodfor his life. After his death, to the party next mentioned in the Leasethereof to enjoy the remainder of the term. I owe John Boutcher, mysercant, �60 10s. to be paid at any time on his demamd. To Alice, mywife, my dwellling house, &c., so long as she keepeth herself widow andin my name. After her death, to my son John, and his heirs forever. ToAlice my wife, yearly out of Ludborne, �8, after the delivering up of thesame; and from Horningsham �12 yearly, after the delivery of the Leasethereof to Jeffrey; so long as she keepeth herself widow and no longer.The residue of goods and chattels unbequeathed, to Alice my wife, my soleexecutrix.
My well beloved Jeffrey Whitaker and Anthonye Selfe, overseers"
Signed: Edward Cogswell
Witnessed: Robert Foster, Clerk & Richard Painter.
Proved 12 January 1615/1616
  • BEF 25 JUN 1615 - Death - ; Westbury Leigh, Wiltshire, England
  • 23 JUN 1615 - Will - ; Westbury Leigh, Wiltshire, England
  • 12/12 JAN 1615/1616 - Will Proved - ; Westbury Leigh, Wiltshire, England
Edward Cogswell
- BEF 25 JUN 1615
Family Group Sheet - Child
PARENT (M) Robert Cogswell
Marriageto Alicia
PARENT (F) Alicia
Marriageto Robert Cogswell
MEdward Cogswell
BirthWestbury Leigh, Wiltshire, England
DeathBEF 25 JUN 1615Westbury Leigh, Wiltshire, England
Marriageto Alice
Family Group Sheet - Spouse
PARENT (M) Edward Cogswell
BirthWestbury Leigh, Wiltshire, England
DeathBEF 25 JUN 1615 Westbury Leigh, Wiltshire, England
Marriageto Alice
FatherRobert Cogswell
PARENT (F) Alice
DeathBEF 11 MAY 1616 Westbury Leigh, Wiltshire, England
Marriageto Edward Cogswell
MJohannes Cogswell
Birth1592Westbury Leigh, Wiltshire, England
Death29 NOV 1669Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, USA
Marriage10 SEP 1615to Elizabeth Thompson at All Saints Church, Westbury Leigh, Wiltshire, England
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Descendancy Chart
Edward Cogswell d: BEF 25 JUN 1615
Alice d: BEF 11 MAY 1616
Johannes Cogswell b: 1592 d: 29 NOV 1669
Elizabeth Thompson b: CAL 1599 d: 2 JUN 1676
Hannah Cogswell b: 1624 d: 25 DEC 1704
Cornelius Waldo b: ABT 1624 d: 3/03 JAN 1700/1701
Daniel Waldo b: 19 AUG 1657 d: 1 NOV 1737
Susanna Adams d: 16 MAR 1741
Bethiah Waldo b: 20 AUG 1688
Edmund Littlefield b: 1692 d: 27 MAY 1717
Esther Littlefield b: 6 NOV 1714 d: 2 MAY 1792
Silas Briggs b: ABT 1732
Samuel Soper b: 1 NOV 1709 d: 23 AUG 1749
Hannah Soper b: 25 FEB 1733
Daniel Pettingell b: 10 OCT 1726 d: 20 NOV 1808
Silvia Pettingell b: 8 MAY 1761 d: 15 NOV 1822
Zebulon (Revolutionary Soldier) Phillips b: 5 FEB 1756 d: 15 APR 1825
Zebulon Phillips b: 1781 d: 15 DEC 1838
Rachel C Roberts b: 1780 d: 1860/1861
10 Emily Stillman Phillips b: 8 MAY 1814 d: 29 MAR 1869
Seymoure Hart Gooding b: 11 OCT 1807 d: 7 APR 1870