Eliza Ann Garton of Old Dalby 1929 Will
Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland Archives, DE 462/70
This is the last Will and Testament of me Eliza Ann Garton the wife of Joseph Samuel Garton of Old Dalby in the County of Leicester Retired Farmer
I Revoke all Wills and Testamentary dispositions heretofore made by me
I Appoint my husband the said Joseph Samuel Garton to be the sole Executor and Trustee of this my Will
I Devise and Bequeath the whole of my real and personal estate of whatsoever nature or kind and wheresoever situate unto my said husband the said Joseph Samuel Garton absolutely subject to the payment thereout of my funeral and testamentary expenses and debts
In the event of my said husband the said Joseph Samuel Garton predeceasing me I direct that my said real and personal estate shall go to my children living at my decease in equal shares
In Witness whereof I the Testatrix Eliza Ann Garton have hereunto set my hand this Tenth day of August One thousand nine hundred and twenty eight.
Eliza Ann Garton
Signed by the Testator Eliza Ann Garton in our presence and by us in her presence
Daisy Sampey, Old Dalby, Melton Mowbray, Cheese Maker
Albert Onyett, Wilby Lane, Melton Mowbray (Insurance Agent)
On the eleventh day of April 1929 Probate of this Will was granted at Leicester
Be it known that Eliza Ann Garton (the wife of Joseph Samuel Garton) of Old Dalby in the County of Leicester died there on the 22nd day of February 1929.
And be it further known that at the date hereunder written the last will and Testament of the said deceased was proved and registered in the District Probate Registry of His Majesty’s High Court of Justice at Leicester and that administration of all the estate which by law devolves to and vests in the personal representative of the said deceased was granted by the aforesaid Court to the said Joseph Samuel Garton of Old Dalby aforesaid retired Farmer the Husband of the said deceased the sole Executor named in the said Will.
Dated the 11 day of April 1929
Gross value of Estate £685.0.0
Net value of Personal Estate £669.0.0