Thomas King - 16th October
1758 - P042
Castley, Parish of Leathley, Paper Glazier
To my wife, Jane King, whom I appoint Executrix, all my
household goods, the use of my house, and the profits from my Copyhold
estate at Padside in the Parish of Hampsthwaite.
At her death, my Copyhold estate to be sold to meet my legacies :
To my nephew William Armitage, £10.
To my nephew John Carr, £10.
To my nieces Ann Armitage and Mary Armitage, £10
To my own nephews and niece, William King, Thomas King, and Hannah
King, £10 each. Should Hannah die before inheriting, then
the same to my niece, Sarah Pawson.
To my niece Sarah Pawson, £10. Should she die before
inheriting, then the same between my nephew and niece, Moses Pawson
and Jane Pawson.
To my nephew and niece, Jonathan Todd and Diana Todd,
£10 each. Should Diana die before inheriting then the £10 to
be shared : £5 to Jonathan and £5 to be divided amongst Thomas
Cawood and Grace Cawood, the children of Mary Cawood.
To my niece Mary Cawood, £10.
I appoint William Armitage and my nephew, John Carr, as
Executors in Trust.
Witnesses : William Hartley, Abraham Hartley, John Leyland
Inrolled 14th March 1759