John Simpson - 21st
September 1786 - U096
Brearton, Parish of Knaresborough, Yeoman
To my brother Christopher Simpson all my real estate in
Brearton, chargeable with an annuity of £1 to my sister Eleanor
Groves during the life of my brother, and at his death the
annuity to be £2.
To Richard Groves £20.
To my nephews and niece, William Groves, Christopher Groves,
John Groves, Joseph Groves, and Grace Groves, £10 each.
To my nephews Richard Hawkridge and Thomas Hawkridge
To Mary Hutton £40.
To the three children of Eleanor Hudson £1 each.
All legacies to be paid two years after the death of my brother.
Residue of my real and personal estate to my brother Christopher
whom I appoint Executor.
Witnesses : Martha Moor, Mary Baynes, Charles Baynes