William Penington- 18th April 1737 - H026
To my wife Hannah Penington two cows and all the
household goods except one range, one long table, one brass
kettle, the milkhouse shelves and ???? tables, which I give to my
son John Penington.
To my daughter Sarah Coates [Sarah
annuity of 10s.
To my three grandchildren, Mary Coates, Nicholas
Coates and Dorothy Coates, £10 to be shared equally. This to be
paid after the death of their mother.
The above legacies chargeable to my Copyhold
To John Knapton, William Knapton, and
Joseph Knapton, my grandchildren, 20s each.
To my grandchildren William Hardcastle and
Hannah Hardcastle, 20s each.
To my grandson William Penington 20s.
To my grandson John Ellis 20s.
To my youngest daughter Jane Penington 20 sheep,
and the 2 years old red heifer.
To my wife a bay horse.
To my son John, whom I appoint Executor, my
Should my son die without issue then the
copyhold land is to be equally divided amongst my five daughters :
Sarah Coates, Margaret Knapton [Margaret Penington],
Hannah Hardcastle [Hannah Penington], Mary Ellis
[Mary Penington] and
Witnesses : Francis Taylor, Richard