John Turpin - 23rd April
1736 - O046
To my brother Philip Turpin the house and garth that was my
mothers, called Workhouse House, chargeable with an annuity of 50s to
my sister Dorothy Harrison; this is in addition to the annuity
of 20s left her by our mother, Ellen Turpin. Her husband Robert
Turpin is to have no power over this money.
At her death, my brother is to pay £50 to her four children; this
is to be in addition to the £20 left them by our mother. This £50 to
be split : £15 each to my nephews Richard Harrison and John
Harrison; £5 to my nephew Robert Harrison; £15 to my
niece Ursula Harrison.
To my nephew John Turpin of Ripley, son of my brother Thomas
Turpin, the house and land I bought from Mr Dowgill and William
Ridsdale, chargeable with £50 to my nephew William Turpin,
and an annuity of 40s to my sister Ursula Turton. Her husband
is to have no power over this money. At the death of her husband the
annuity to increase to £3 and should she remarry this to revert to
At her death I give an annuity of 20s to the poor of Hampsthwaite.
To my master John Ingilby and to his son John Ingilby,
Esquire, and his daughter Margaret Ingilby, one guinea each to
buy mourning rings.
To my sister Elizabeth Turpin, William Coates of
Ripley, my brother Philip and his wife Mary Turpin, one
guinea each for mourning rings.
To my sisters Ellen, Dorothy and Ursula, one guinea
each to buy mourning coats.
To Mrs Mary Stockwell my diamond ring.
Residue of my real and personal estate to my nephew John Turpin
of Ripley, whom I appoint Executor.
I appoint William Coates of Ripley, and my sister Elizabeth,
Witnesses : Robert Hardisty, William Hardisty, William Cook
Probate 27th December 1752