John Greaves - 24th
January 1750 - O028
Menwith Hill, Parish of Hampsthwaite, Husbandman
My copyhold property to my wife Sarah Greaves, and the
profits used for the maintenance and education of my children until my
son Isaac Greaves reaches 21. Also chargeable with an annuity
of £2 17s 6d to my father Thomas Greaves.
To my son Isaac my real estate when he reaches 21.
Chargeable with an annuity of £1 10s to my wife.
To my daughter Jane Greaves the £20 which is now held by John
Day, when she reaches 21.
I nominate my father Thomas and my brother-in-law, John
Steel, Trustees for the above.
If my wife remarries before my children reach 21 then my Trustees
to have my real estate and apply the rents for the upbringing of my
children, and to pay my wife an annuity of 5s until my son Isaac
Residue of my estate to my wife, whom I appoint Executrix.
Witnesses : Thomas Mawson, Mary Harper, Robert Joy
Probate 11th September 1751