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Help and advice for Colebrooke - Simon Wreford (1796)

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Will of Simon Wreford, of Colebrooke, Yeoman,
dated April 14, 1796

Provided by John Moore

This is extracted from "Records and Pedigree of the Wreford Family of Devonshire", compiled by George Wreford of Gray's Inn, Barrister-at-Law, 2nd ed. Printed for circulation amongst Family Subscribers (1909) 90pp + 44 charts.

By his will testator appoints his son Simor sole executor, and
Gives to his daughter Grace, wife of John Lee, 5/-.
To his daughter Mary, wife of Samuel Tozer, £50.
To his daughter Ann Wreford, £210.
The residue of his estate, including lands in Middlecott, Morchard Bishop, and Bitterknole, Henslands, and Hollowhays, in Colebrooke, to his said son Simon.
Proved May 6, 1796.