Colne Priory Manor Court Rolls (ERO D/DPr29)

16.3.1736 (Tuesday 16 March 1736)

document 36700664

at this court found that on 14.4.last Thos Williamson and Mary his wife late Mary Cooke spinster did surrendered by the hands of Solomon Grimston gentleman deputy steward she the said Mary first solely examined and consenting all that messuage or tenement and one croft of land containing 2a parcel of Bowerfield with appurtenances in the tenure of Sam Hall to the use of such persons and estates as the said Mary shall appoint etc by her last will testified by two or more credible witnesses with or without the con sent of her husband or by any writing purporting to be her will and for default of any limitation the use of the said Mary Williamson her heirs and assigns forever