Will of Mary Edsall, Widow of Topsham

Proved 11 February 1818

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PROB 11/1601/125, Records of the Prerogative Court of Canterbury

Transcribed by Ros Dunning

In the Name of God Amen I Mary Edsall of Topsham in the County of Devon Widow being of sound and disposing mind and understanding do make and ordain this as and for my last Will and Testament in manner following I give and bequeath unto my three daughters Mary Edsall Lucinda Edsall and Caroline Edsall all my household Goods and ffurniture Plate China and effects of every kind and denomination that I possess at the time of my decease to be equally between them share and share alike I give and bequeath to my eldest Son William Edsall in remembrance of me six silver Table Spoons also to my Son John Edsall two silver Salt Sellars and to my Son George Edsall two silver Gravy Spoons And I do hereby nominate constitute and appoint the aforesaid Mary Edsall my sole Executrix of this my Will In Witness whereof I the said Testatrix have hereunto set my hand and Seal this thirty first day of January in the year one thousand eight hundred and fifteen Mary Edsall signed sealed published and declared in the presence of Geo B Farr _ Ann Salmon _ Sarah Salmon

Proved at London 11 February 1818 by the oath of Mary Edsall spinster