William Long - 28th July
1778 - T037
Flask, Parish of Ripley, Butcher
To my son William Long the house and land at Flask in the
Township of Clint, now occupied by him, chargeable with the
following two legacies :
To my daughter Elizabeth Robinson £30.
To my granddaughter Eden Gill £10 when she reaches 21.
To my son Robert Long the freehold close called Long Close
at Hampsthwaite, now occupied by John Render. Chargeable with
my debt of £40 to my daughter Elizabeth.
Also to my son Robert and his wife Isabella Long
the freehold house at Hampsthwaite, now occupied by my son Robert
and Mary Deighton now live.
At my sonís death the north end to go to my grandchildren Ann
Simpson and Sarah Simpson, daughters of my daughter Sarah
Simpson, deceased. At the death of my son and his wife I give
the south end to my granddaughter Eden.
To my grandsons Michael Simpson and Joseph Simpson,
sons of my daughter Sarah, £10 each. Likewise £5 each to my
granddaughters Ann and Sarah.
To my son Robert £20, and appoint him executor.
Witnesses : Ann Spence, Martha Bell, William Bramley
Memorial of the Will at the West Riding Registry of Deeds,
Wakefield : CE 664
Inrolled 30th June 1779