Abstract of the Will of Richard Downing of Shute, Devon

Proved 2 Apr 1703

From Extracts from Wills Proved P.C.C. relating to the Pshs of Shute & Colyton, Co. Devon, by Samuel Anderson Smith

LDS Film 1559420 Item 10

Provided by Jean E. Harris

Richard Downing of Shute, Co. Devon; yeoman; my wife Joan; my estate at Shute lying at Collen to my son Richard Downing; one close in Dallwood called White Lea; my estate in Shute known as Wishlade to my son Richd Downing: Willm Downing of Dallwood yeoman & Francis Smith of Shute: yeoman shall have power to take rents of Wishlade during minority of my son Richd Downing: my son Willm Downing: my wife exix: Willm Downing and Francis Smith trustees and overseers: witnesses Henry Smith: James Downing: Dan. Quintin. Dated 26 Nov 1702 pr 2 Apr 1703. 66 Degg