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Anthony Cornish, of Black Torrington - Will 1799

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National Archives Catalogue Reference: Estate Duty Will and Administration Abstracts (1796 - 1811) IR 26/333

Transcribed by David A. Davy

Checked by Pearl Nemeth

Principal Registry of the Lord Bishop of Exeter.

[Reference Number.] Date of the Probate and Sum sworn to. Name and Description of the Testator or Intestate. Names and Places of Abode of the Executors or Administrators. Names of the Legatees, distinguishing the Residuary Legatee. Degree of Relationship. Account of the several Legacies, and Annuities, and Form of the Bequests, particularly of the Residue.
37 1799
April, 12.
Anthony Cornish of Black Torrington, Devon
Yeoman.
Ann Wevil of Black Torrington aforesaid, Executrix. Anthony Tucker of x- Black Torrington aforesd.   The Estates of South Totley1, Totley Wood and Thornparks during his natural Life and after his death the Testator gives the same to Anthony Cornish, Junr. Son of Anthony Cornish of Stoke Damerel, Devon, Shipwright.
37 1799
April, 12.
Anthony Cornish of Black Torrington, Devon
Yeoman.
Ann Wevil of Black Torrington aforesaid, Executrix. The said Anthony Tucker   One hundred pounds payable within one Year after the Testators death.
37 1799
April, 12.
Anthony Cornish of Black Torrington, Devon
Yeoman.
Ann Wevil of Black Torrington aforesaid, Executrix. Anthony Cornish the Elder of Stoke Damerel aforesd.   An Estate called Westpulworthy in the Parish of Highampton, Devon.
37 1799
April, 12.
Anthony Cornish of Black Torrington, Devon
Yeoman.
Ann Wevil of Black Torrington aforesaid, Executrix. Arthur Bradford, Lewis Bradford and Michael Bradford   An Estate called the Half Moon in the Borough
37 1799
April, 12.
Anthony Cornish of Black Torrington, Devon
Yeoman.
Ann Wevil of Black Torrington aforesaid, Executrix. Harry Cornish of Stoke Damerel, aforesd   Fifty pounds, payable within one Year after the Testator's death
37 1799
April, 12.
Anthony Cornish of Black Torrington, Devon
Yeoman.
Ann Wevil of Black Torrington aforesaid, Executrix. Residuary Legatee Ann Wevil aforesaid Sister All the Rest residue and remainder of his Estates Goods Chattels Credits and Effects.
1Likely Totleigh; source is the Genuki Gazetteer.