Robert Haigh - 14th
September 1756 - P025
Knaresborough, Flax Dresser
My half share in a house in Finkle Street in Knaresborough, and all
my personal estate, to my brother Richard Haigh, if he survives
my sister Mary Haigh, chargeable as in the Will of my brother William
I also charge the above with £200 as follows : £150 to my nephew Thomas
Bateson and £50 to my niece Elizabeth Bateson, after the
death of my brother Richard.
If my sister survives my brother, then the same to her with the
same amounts charged.
To my servant Elizabeth Banks 10s 6d.
Residue of my goods, chattels and personal estate to my brother Richard,
whom I appoint Executor. It is my wish tat my brother and sister
continue living together and carry on the business of flax dressing.
Witnesses : Robert Webster, Francis Bedford
Inrolled 5th October 1757