Daft John Thomas 1880 of Leicester will

John Thomas Daft of Leicester 1880 Will

Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland Archives DE462/23

This is the last Will and Testament of me John Thomas Daft of 22 Argyle Street Leicester Grocer and Provision Dealer

I give devise and bequeath all the real and personal Estate to which I shall be entitled at the time of my decease unto my dear Wife Martha for her absolute use and benefit and I appoint my said Wife sole Executrix of this my Will

In Witness whereof I have hereunder set my hand this Twenty fourth day of October I the year of Our Lord One thousand eight hundred and seventy nine

                                                                                                         John Thomas Daft

Signed by the said Testator as and for his last Will and Testament in the presence of us present at the same time who at his request in his presence and in the presence of each other have subscribed our names as attesting Witnesses

George Martin Agent for Prudential Assurance Company 103 Wharf St Leicester

James T Wright Solicitor 29 Gallowtree Gate Leicester

Proved at Leicester on the Ninth day of November 1880 by the Oath of Martha Daft Widow the Relict the Sole Executrix to whom administration was granted

The Testator John Thomas Daft was late of 22 Argyle Street Leicester in the County of Leicester Grocer and Provision Dealer and died on the Twenty Eighth day of April 1880 at 22 Argyle Street aforesaid

Under £100

Robert Hesibrige Buckley, Solicitor, Leicester.