Estate Duty Office Will of Mary Windeatt (1834)

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Devon Record Office 1078/IRW/W/1061

Transcribed by Pam Jackson, provided by Sandra Windeatt

[This transcription has been typed from a photocopy of an Estate Duty copy of the original Will, obtained from the Devon Record Office, and is a copy of that in my Windeatts on the Web pages (partially archived copy), where much more information is available. The surnames have been changed to uppercase to aid family historians.]


I Mary WINDEATT of Tavistock in the County of Devon Widow being of a sound and disposing mind memory and understanding do make this my last Will and Testament as follows I give and bequeath unto my daughter Elizabeth WINDEATT all and singular my goods chattels monies and securities for money and all other the property of which I shall die possessed to her sole use benefit and disposal And I do hereby nominate constitute and appoint the said Elizabeth WINDEATT whole and sole Executrix of this my Will In testimony whereof I have hereunto sett my hand and seal this seventeenth day of April One thousand eight hundred and twenty three

Witnesses Thomas WINDEATT, William WINDEATT, Thomas WINDEATT junior

Proved 5.6.1834 by Elizabeth WINDEATT