Barnes Ann 1912 of Ab Kettleby will

Ann Barnes of Ab Kettleby 1912 Will

Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland Archives DE 462/55

This is the last Will & Testament of me Ann Barnes of Eye Kettleby in the County of Leicester Widow

I appoint my son William Clayton Barnes to be the Executor & Trustee of this my Will

I bequeath my share in the pony trap and harness to my daughter Annie Corbitt absolutely

I bequeath all the money belonging to me in the Bank at the time of my death and any shares that I may have bought since my husband’s death unto my said Trustee in trust to pay the income arising therefrom unto & equally between my daughters that may be unmarried at the time of my decease and if there should be only one daughter so unmarried then to pay the whole of the Income to that one

And in the event of the whole of my daughters being married at the time of my decease or at any time thereafter then the principal money representing this bequest shall be divided equally between my said daughters

And I bequeath all the residue of my real and personal estate of whatsoever nature or kind and wheresoever situate after payment thereout of my funeral and testamentary expenses and debts unto and equally between my daughters living at my decease and in the event of any one or more of my daughters predeceasing me and leaving issue living at my decease then such issue shall take his her or their deceased parents share and if more than one then equally between them

And should any daughter of me die without issue then such share shall be divided amongst the surviving daughters or their issue in equal shares

In witness whereof I the Testator Ann Barnes have herewith set my hand this 3rd day of March one Thousand nine hundred and nine

                                                                                                         Ann Barnes Widow

Signed by the Testatrix Ann Barnes in our presence and by us in her presence


JH Hocart 4 Rusham Rd Balham London SW

Emma Dallman Chapel Street Melbourne nr Derby

On the fifteenth day of April 1912 Probate of this Will was granted at Leicester to William Clayton Barnes the son, the sole Executor

DE 1169/27

Ann Barnes died at Ab Kettleby 8 March 1912, sole executor William Clayton Barnes of Melton Mowbray, draper

Gross value of Estate and net value of Personal Estate £230.13.8.