Richard Ellis - 18th
June 1784 - U059
To my wife Sarah Ellis my personal estate and effects,
along with money due to me from William Swale, late of
Ripley, a Bankrupt, and appoint her Executrix. Also all my real
At her death the same to my nephew Thomas Ellis of Burley
Wood Head, whom I appoint Executor.
To my brother Thomas Ellis, £60.
To my nephew Richard Ellis, son of my brother Thomas,
an annuity of £2
To my nephew Richard Swale £30.
To my nephew John Swale of Hartwith, £20.
To Sarah Hobson, wife of William Hobson of
To Dorothy Dobson, daughter of the above, £5. Should she
die before the legacy then the same amongst her brothers and
To Robert Dalby of Harrogate£5, and at his death this £5
to go to his daughter Ann Dalby.
To my nephew Richard Ellis, son of my nephew Thomas,
£100. Also the residue of my personal estate.
Witnesses : Ellen Wilks, Richard Duckett
Inrolled 27th October 1785
Small inventory of 15th June 1785, by Thomas Thackeray and
Henry Simpson, available.