Will of Mary Vickerman, Scarborough (YKS), 1829 (proved 1830)

This is the last Will and Testament of me Mary Vickerman of Scarbrough in the County of York Widow made in manner and form following (that is to say)I give devise and bequeath unto Mary Harriet Paul of Scarbrough in the County of York Spinster all that my Estate at Langtoft in the said County of York now occupied by Christopher Grice whether freehold Copyhold or leasehold and of what nature or kind soever the same may be To hold the same with all and singular the appurtenances thereunto belonging according to the respective natures and qualities thereof unto the said Mary Harriet Paul her heirs Executors administrators and assigns absolutely for ever I give and bequeath unto my niece Ann Paul the legacy or sum of two hundred and fifty pounds unto my Niece Miss Elizabeth Paul the legacy or sum of two hundred and fifty pounds unto my Niece Mrs Caroline Orrin Widow the legacy or sum of two hundred and fifty pounds unto my Niece Mrs Philadelphia Owens the legacy or sum of two hundred and fifty pounds to Mrs Mary Ann Hebblewaite the sum of one hundred pounds and to Elizabeth Wilson the relative of the late Margaret Lawson the legacy or sum of one hundred pounds and unto John Chapman of Scarborough aforesaid Innkeeper the legacy or sum of fifty pounds all which said several legacies I direct to be paid by my Executor hereinafter named at the Expiration of six calendar months after my decease And as for and concerning all and singular the rest residue and remainder of my real and personal Estate whatsoever and wheresoever I give devise and bequeath the same unto Henry Cooke of Scarborough aforesaid Esquire his heirs Executors administrators and assigns for ever And I hereby appoint the said Henry Cooke Executor of this my Will and hereby revoking all former and other Wills by me at any time heretofore made I do declare this only to be my last Will and Testament In Witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal the twenty first day of October in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and twenty nine

Mary Vickerman X her Mark

(Attestation Clause)

John Stephenson    Robt Ward    Ann Sleightholm

Proved at London 16 March 1830

PCC Prob11/1769

transcribed by Ros Dunning