John Tuton - 17th May 1771
Knaresborough, Linen Weaver
To my brother Richard Tuton £1,200 Upon Trust to invest for
my sons Richard Tuton, John Tuton, Thomas Tuton, and my
daughters Mary Tuton, Elizabeth Tuton, and Ann Tuton,
and to be paid in equal shares when they reach 21.
The interest of the £1,200 to be used for the maintenance and
education of my children, and the placing of my sons in some
profession or trade.
Residue of my personal estate to my wife Ann Tuton.
Witnesses : Robert Clark, Richard Green
Codicil - 20th May 1771
If my children die before reaching 21 then the interest on the
£1,200 to go to my wife.
£600, being part of the £1,200, to go to my wife, and within
three months of her death £300 to go to my brother Thomas Tuton,
and the remaining £300 to my brother Richard.
Witnesses : Robert Clark, Francis Bedford
Inrolled 18th May 1774