Colne Priory Manor Court Rolls (ERO D/DPr30)

31.12.1747 (Saturday 31 December 1747)

document 37200100

at this court found that Jas Savill died since the last court seised of a copyhold messuage with an orchard and appurtenances held of the said manor called Agnes Bridges situate upon Colneford Hill and whereas the said Jas Savill did by his last will bearing date 15.11.last constitute and appoint his sister Eliz Savill his sole executrix to discharge all his debts whatsoever for the executing of which he did give unto his sister Eliz Savill all his real and personal estate whatsoever whereupon cometh Eliz Savill and was admitted etc in pursuance of the will of her brother deceased to hold by the ancient annual rent of 1s6d and she gave fine etc and after the said Eliz surrendered all her customary messuages lands etc held of the manor to such persons or uses as shall be declared in and by her last will