John Wilks - 11th January
1748 - N050
Scriven with Tentergate, Gentleman
To my daughter Dorothy Wilks, £1,000. Also a further £400
six months after the death of my wife; to be paid by my son John
To my daughter Ann Wilks, £1,000. Also a further £200 six
months after the death of my wife; to be paid by my son John Wilks.
My son John to be placed out to a trade by my wife, to whom
I give the tuition and guardianship until he reaches 21. Should my
wife die before then, then the same to my brother-in-law Henry
To my wife, Ann Wilks, my house and an annuity of £50.
My copyhold property to my son John, chargeable as above.
Should he die before reaching 21 then the same to my daughters.
Residue of my goods, chattels and personal estate to my wife and
so, and appoint then Executors.
Witnesses : James Collins, Cuthbert Swainston, Henry Bainbridge
Memorial of Will registered at the West Riding Registry of Deeds in
Book AK 101 106