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Lady Katherine Spencer Percy
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Birth: unknown
Death: Oct., 1542

The will of Katherine, Countess of Northumberland, was written October 14, 1542, and admitted to probate Nov. 9, 1542.

In the name of God Amen. I Kateryne Countesse of Northumberlande widwe late the wif of Henrie the Erle of Northumberlande deceased the Setterday the xiiijth day of Octobre in the yere of oure Lorde God 1542 being holl of mynde and remembrance ordineth and maketh this my testament and last will after this manner and forme following. First I comende my Soull to the hie Trinitie of Heaven to the blessed Virgyne Marie Mother unto Christe Jhu and to all the Saints my bodie to be buried within the monasterie of Beu'lay and in the tombe ther of my saide late Lorde and husbande. Also I will my executors, and by the advise of my supvisor at the day of my burial and eghten day shall be as honable as they cann devyse withoute pompe and to the lawde of God with my goodes not bequeathed and oute of this my will and testament to berie me with and to do all such seremonyes and almouse deds at the saide dais of my saide burial and eghten day as myne executors for the advyse inespecyall of my saide supvisor canne thinke or devyse as is aforesaide. Also I will and bequeathe to Sr Robert Gell my chaplayne my lease and farmholde of Wilberfosse latelie purchessed of Whittrasinge duringe the yeres of the said lease because I will the saide Sir Robert Gell shall singe and say messe yerlie for my soul my lorde and husbande soul and all my frendes soules if the saide Sr Robert so longe do lyve. And also paying the yerelie firmes to the Kinge accustomed and to p'forme and do all other condicions and covn'nts in the saide lease specified. And if so be the said Sr Robert departe oute of this world before the yeres of the saide lease be expired... 
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  Henry Algernon Percy (1478 - 1527)
  Margaret Percy Clifford (____ - 1540)*
  Ingelram Percy (____ - 1538)*
  Henry Percy (1502 - 1537)*
  Thomas Percy (1504 - 1537)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Buried Oct. 19, 1542
Beverley Minster
East Riding of Yorkshire Unitary Authority
East Riding of Yorkshire, England
Maintained by: Todd Whitesides
Originally Created by: Jerry Ferren
Record added: May 08, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69493130
Lady Katherine <i>Spencer</i> Percy
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