Peter Metcalfe - 30th
October 1764 - Q015
Menwith Hill, Parish of Hampsthwaite
My copyhold property at Menwith Hill, in which I now live, to my
son Thomas Metcalfe, along with the adjoining land. Chargeable
with £150 to my five younger children Richard Metcalfe, Peter
Metcalfe, Mary Metcalfe, Joseph Metcalfe, and William Metcalfe.
My sons Richard Metcalfe and Peter Metcalfe to have
the two garths next to Joseph Greaves garth, together with the
The cottage and barn at Cobby Syke, Parish of Fewston, to my wife Susan
To my sons Richard and Peter, £10 each.
To my son Joseph, £20.
To my two grandchildren, Joseph Metcalfe and Mary
Metcalfe (children of my son Peter), £5 each when they
Residue of my personal estate to my five younger children.
[Household goods then divided by item/name to his children, with
residue to his wife].
I appoint my son Richard as Executor.
Witnesses : John Metcalfe, William Holmes, Christopher Johnson
Inrolled 9th April 1766. effects under £20