Maria Smith of Hose 1921 Will
Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland Archives DE 462/64
This is the Last Will and Testament of me Maria Smith of Hose Brockhills Melton Mowbray in the County of Leicester Spinster whereby I Revoke all Wills and Testamentary dispositions heretofore made by me
I Bequeath to John George Flanagan of Long Clawson in the said County of Leicester Station Master two of my mahogany dining room chairs To George Manchester of Long Clawson aforesaid Railway Porter two other of such chairs To James A…. […. In the original] Miller of Long Clawson aforesaid Farmer two other of such chairs and to William Piggin of Thurmaston in the said County of Leicester Farmer my mahogany Armchair
I Give and Bequeath the following legacies namely To John Isam of Long Clawson aforesaid Junior the sum of Ten pounds and To each of them George Rawson of 15 King Street in the City of Nottingham Estate Agent Ernest Isam of Long Clawson aforesaid the said John George Flanagan George Manchester James A Miller and William Piggin the sum of Fifty pounds
I Give Devise and Bequeath all the rest and remainder of my estate both real and personal whatsoever and wheresoever to the said George Rawson absolutely and I Appoint him sole Executor of this my Will
In Witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand this seventh day of February One thousand nine hundred and twenty one
Signed by the said Maria Smith as her last Will and Testament in the presence of us both being present at the same time who in her presence and in the presence of each other have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses
Annie John 49 Wilford Grove, Nottingham Nurse & Midwife – Supt. Nursing Home
Doris Sale, Probationer Nurse, Trent Bridge Nursing Home, West Bridgford, Notts
On the twelfth day of April 1921 Probate of this Will was granted at Leicester
Died 16 March 1921 at 1 Loughborough Road, West Bridgford, Nottingham, administration granted to sole executor George Rawson estate agent of 45 Bingham Road, Sherwood, Nottingham 12 April 1921.
Gross value of Estate £3145.3.0.
Net value of Personal Estate £3006.16.9.
Resworn March 1924 Value £3163.3.0.