Weston-super-Mare Wills.

Collated by Mary Mason.


1632 Aug 20 Thomas Bisse, clerk, Parson of Weston-super-Mare.

My wife Elizabeth, Extrix. My daughter Christiana Brace 20. My son in law Mr Walter Brace. To my daughter Elizabeth Bisse, two reversions of a Copyhold in East Lambrook, Somerset.the first whereof her grandfather Dr. Blisse gave her the other I purchased. Her said grandfather bequeathed to her 10. My son Thomas Blisse my gold signet ring. My son Edward Bisse, my wife to furnish him in the University with necessaries. My friend Dr. Ashley, Warden of All Souls 40s for a ring. My cousin Mr William Bisse of Brasennose College. My curate at Weston. Sir William Merricke. Poor of Weston and Ware. (Weare) Mr John Vinar, Vicaor of Banwell and Mr William Norris, Overseer.

Proved 5 Feb 1632/3.

Notes He was instituted to rectory of Weston-super-Mars in 1612 he died in 1632. He married Elizabeth daughter of Richard Garbourne of Co. Oxon.