WILL OF JOHN HENDEN
Maidstone, Kent, England
NOTE: This John
Henden, born circa 1629, was the son of William Henden and Mary Owen.
Therefore, he was the great uncle of our Josias Hendon. He was unmarried.
JOHN HENDEN, of
Maidstone in the county of Kent, appothecarry.
Will dated 20 September 1659
Legacies to the Poor of Maidstone, Tenterden and Hothfield
Lands and Tenements in Tenterden and Ebbony in the Isle of Oxney in the county
A Messuage and Tenement in High Street in Maidstone, where I now live
Grandmother: Mrs. Elizabeth Covert
Brother: William Henden
My Landlord: John Henden, of Biddenden
Sisters: Mary, wife of Robert Blanchard
Aunt: Mrs. Jane Owen
Friends: Dr. Robert Stapley;
Mr. Thomas Pett, of Maidstone
Executrix: Sister, Anne Henden
Supervisor: Doctor Robert Stapley
Witnesses: John Goddin; Robert Cullant
PROVED, London, 14 December 1659 by Anne Henden,
the sister, the sole executrix
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