John Malthouse - 12th
December 1768 - Q042
Birstwith, Parish of Hampsthwaite
To my wife Ann Malthouse my copyhold property in Birstwith,
and at her death to my Executors.
To my sister Ann Wells an annuity of £2, during the life of
my wife. At the death of my wife, £40, chargeable to my house at
To my nephew George Wells, son of Aaron Wells, 1s, at
the death of my wife.
To Aaron Wells, son of Aaron, £30.
To my niece Susannah Wells, daughter of Aaron, £30.
To my niece Christopher Wells, son of Aaron, £20.
To my nephew William Wells, son of Aaron, £20.
To my niece Ann Wells, daughter of Aaron, £20.
To my kinsman John Daniel, son of Michael Daniel,
To my kinsman William Gill, of Tockwith, £60.
To my nephews Thomas Parker, Abraham Parker, and Peter
Parker, sons of Peter Parker of Woodhouse, £10 each.
To my niece Ann Hudson and my nephew William Hudson,
children of William Hudson of Woodhouse, £20 each.
To my kinsman William Holiday of Killinghall, £5.
To my kinsman James Coleman, £1 1s.
To my nephew Henry Atkinson £1 1s.
All above legacies to be paid six months after the death of my
To my wife Ann, all my cows, calves, sheep, husbandry gear,
crops, and household goods.
I appoint my kinsmen, Abraham Parker of Glasshouse, and William
Gill of Tockwith, as Executors.
Witnesses : Henry Atkinson, William Room, Abraham Parker
Probate 20th December 1768