Hind James 1869 of Long Clawson will

James Hind of Long Clawson 1869 Will

Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland Wills DE462/12

This is the last Will and Testament of me James Hind of Long Clawson in the County of Leicester Farmer

I devise and bequeath all the real and personal estate to which I shall be entitled at my decease (except trust and mortgage estates) to James Marriott of Long Clawson aforesaid farmer and John Wood of Colston Bassett in the County of Nottingham Farmer their heirs executors administrators and assigns respectively Upon trust to pay the rents and profits of my real Estate to my Wife Elizabeth Hind and to permit her to use and enjoy my personal estate or the income thereof during her life

And after her death Upon trust to sell my real estate together or in parcels by public auction or private contract with power to make any special conditions as to title or evidence or commencement of Title or otherwise and with power to buy in the premises at any public sale or to rescind either on terms or gratuitously any contact and to resell without being answerable for any loss occasioned thereby And to convert and get in my personal estate And as to the monies to arise from such real and personal estate Upon trust to pay to my Son James the sum of Two thousand pounds and to each of my daughters Elizabeth and Mary Five hundred pounds

And upon further trust to invest the sum of Eight hundred pounds in the names or name of the trustees or trustee for the time being of my Will in or upon any of the public stocks funds or securities of the United Kingdom or any real securities in England or Wales or in or upon the stocks funds shares or securities of any Company incorporate by Act of Parliament and paying a dividend with power to vary and transpose the investment from time to time for any other of the description aforesaid And upon trust to pay the annual income of the said monies or the stocks funds or securities whereon the same shall be invested to my daughter Sarah during her life as and when the same shall be received and not by way of anticipation such income to be received and enjoyed of by her for her separate use and as her separate estate and not to be subject to the debts engagements control or interference of any husband with whom she may intermarry and her receipt alone to be notwithstanding coverture an effectual discharge of the same And after her death as to the said monies stocks funds shares and securities and the annual income thenceforth to become due for the same In trust for the child or children of my said daughter Sarah living at her death and the issue then living of her child or children then deceased and if more than one equally as tenants in common per stirpes And in case there shall be no such child children or issue as aforesaid then In trust for my said Son James and daughters Elizabeth and Mary as tenants in common equally

And as to the residue of the monies to arise from my said real and personal estates In trust for my said son James and daughters Elizabeth and Mary as tenants in common equally

I appoint the said James Marriott and John Wood Executors of this my Will and I devise to them all estates vested in me as Trustee or Mortgagee subject to the equities affecting the same respectively

I revoke all former Wills

In Witness whereof I have hereunder set my hand this seventh day of September in the year of our Lord One thousand eight hundred and sixty seven

                                                                                                         James Hind

Signed by the said Testator as 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 Witnesses

Henry E Hung

Arthur Williams

Proved at Leicester the twenty sixth day of January 1869 by the Oaths of James Marriott and John Wood the Executors to whom Administration was granted

The Testator James Hind was late of Long Clawson in the County of Leicester Farmer and died on the twenty sixth day of July 1868 at Long Clawson aforesaid

Under £800