John Parker - 13th April
1771 - S004
To my wife Jane Parker my house, farm and outbuildings, now
occupied by George Beecroft, and the two closes called Paddock
and Calf Close, in Fewston, occupied by myself. Also the house in
which I now live.
At her death the house in which I live to my relation John
Stubbs, son of Samuel Stubbs of Norwood. Also that part of
my house now occupied by Joseph Jennings. Both chargeable with
An annuity of £10 to my wife.
£10 each to Samuel Stubbs, Robert Stubbs, Jane Stubbs, Eleanor or
Ellen Stubbs, and Mary Stubbs, the children of Samuel.
£10 to Dorothy Stubbs, the wife of Samuel.
£10 each to my relations Robert Bramley, Henry Bramley, Mary
Bramley, Ann Bramley, and Hannah Bramley, the children of John
Bramley of Wydray in the Parish of Fewston.
£10 to Ann Bramley, the wife of John.
£5 each to Ann Irish of Fewston, John Irish of Bland
Hill, Parish of Fewston, Mary Irish of Fewston, Samuel Irish
of Menwith Hill, Ann Bannister, wife of William Bannister
of the Parish of Hampsthwaite, and George Simpson of the Parish
£3 to Mary Irish, the daughter of Matthew Irish.
To my friends Thomas Parkinson of Fewston, Gentleman, and John
Irish of Wydray, Gentleman, the residue of my real estate, Upon
Trust, to sell.
Residue of my goods, chattels an personal estate to my wife, whom I
Witnesses ; Samuel Lamb, William Hodgson
Proved 2nd February 1776, and inrolled 7th February 1776.