Thomas Ward - 16th August
1754 - P020
Butterhills, Parish of Knaresborough, Yeoman
To my daughters Elizabeth Ward and Grace Ward, £30
each. Also a further £20 each after the death of their mother Elizabeth
To my other two daughters Mary Ward and Ann Ward £30
each when they reach 21; the interest meanwhile to be used for their
maintenance and education. Also a further £20 each when their mother
To my son John Ward, £60 when he reaches 21. also a further
£20 at the death of his mother.
To my son Abraham Ward, £10.
To my wife Elizabeth an annuity of £7. Also [named items of
bedding, furniture, &c]
Residue of my real and personal estate to my son Henry Ward,
whom I appoint Executor.
Witnesses : Margaret Webster, Charles Baynes, Jane Shepherd
Inrolled 5th October 1757