1614 - 1671 (57 years)
||John (Aslebee) Aslett |
||Of Rowley, Essex, Massachusetts
||6 Jun 1671
||Andover, Essex, Massachusetts
- Estate of John Aslet of Newbury
Essex Probate Docket # none
The last wil & Testament of mee John Aslet upon the fifteenth day of the third moneth 1671 now being in perfect memory, blessed be the Lord.
Imprimis, I giue to my wife my now dwelling house, hortyard & lands that are in improuemt, with al the hosehold goods, and cattle to haue and possesse during her natural life, & as much meadow as my sd wife shal stand in need of:
It: I giue to my sonne John ye Ground behind the pond to havue at Twenty one yeers of age if he like not to liue wth his mother It: I giue to him the two yeere coult: & the bulrushy meadow & woodchock meadow: And after my wives decease my wil is that my sonne John should haue my house & all other my lands & meadows with al ye priveledges belonging to them. Further I giue to my sonne John two payre of plough irons & two chaynes the Timber chaine for one & a payre of stock bands, a payre of Boxes & Two gunns these I will him to haue when he comes at age.
It. To all my daughters I giue Twenty pounds a Peece to be payd at their marriage, and what ever else to be giuen to them I shall leave to my wife.
It: I make my wife Rebeccah my sole exectrix, leauing al my moovable good to her disposing, paying my debts, & bringing my body to ye ground. In witnesse hereunto I haue set my hand this fifteenth day of May 1671
John (his I A mark) Aslet
Proved 27:4:1671 by Allexander Sessions; and ordered that Mr. Simon Bradstreete take the oath of Frances Dane, the other witness.
Inventory of the estate of John Aslite, deceased June 12, 1671, appraised by John Frie, Richard Barker and Nathan Parker: Howsing, £ 30; 4 beds & bedding, ££ 30; wearing apparrell, £ 10; wollen cloth, £ 4; houshold linnnon, £ 10; brase and Iron potts and kittle, with other small necessaries, £ 6; peuter, £ 2; 1 musket, 2 fowling peeces, 1 sword, £ 4; yarne, £ 1 10s; bacon, £ 2; corne, £ 5; chests and boxes, £ 1; saddle, bridle and pillon, £ 1 18s; 3 axes, 3 wedges, 1 saw, 18s; trammell spitt and fire pan, 14s; sithes and sickles, forkes, £ 1; woole and flax, £ 1 8s; warming pan, 10s; sacks, 12s; serg, £ 2 10s; 8 working cattle, £ 36; 6 Cows, £ 24; 4 young cattle, £ 8; 3 calves, £ 2; horses, £ 13; sheepe, £ 8; swine, £ 14; cart, plows, chaines and all tackling, £ 10; in broke upland, £ 60; orchards and pasture, £ 40; corne upon the ground, £ 24; meddow, £ 52; Land Lying in the Common, £ 65 10s; bees, £ 2; debts, £ 3; in desperate debts, £ 6; 1 horse upon adventure to the Barbados if pay return, £ 20. John Asselbee oweth in debts aboute £ 8.
Allowed in court 27:4:1671
Source: Essex County Quarterly Court Files, vol 17, leaves 105. 106
||31 Aug 2006 |
||Rebecca Ayer, b. Abt 1627, Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts , d. Aft 6 Jun 1671, Andover, Essex, Massachusetts (Age ~ 44 years) |
||8 Oct 1643
||Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts
| ||1. Hannah Aslett, b. Abt 1649, Of, Andover, Essex, Massachusetts , d. Yes, date unknown|
| ||2. Rebecca Aslett, b. 6 May 1652, Andover, Essex, Massachusetts , d. Yes, date unknown|
|+||3. Mary Aslett, b. 24 Apr 1654, Andover, Essex, Massachusetts , d. 12 Aug 1747, Andover, Essex, Massachusetts (Age 93 years)|
| ||4. John Aslett, b. 16 Feb 1656, Andover, Essex, Massachusetts , d. 1728, Andover, Essex, Massachusetts (Age 71 years)|
| ||5. Sara Aslett, b. 14 Jan 1658, Andover, Essex, Massachusetts , d. Yes, date unknown|
| ||6. Ruth Aslett, b. 8 Aug 1660, Andover, Essex, Massachusetts , d. Yes, date unknown|
| ||7. Sara Aslett, b. 14 Aug 1662, Andover, Essex, Massachusetts , d. Yes, date unknown|
| ||8. Elizabeth Aslett, b. 26 May 1666, Andover, Essex, Massachusetts , d. Yes, date unknown|
| ||9. Samuel Aslett, b. Abt 1600, Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts , d. 20 Dec 1669, Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts (Age ~ 69 years)|
||31 Aug 2006 |