Wood Stephen 1841 of Old Dalby Will

Stephen Wood of Old Dalby 1841 will

National Archives PROB 11/1949/290

This is the last Will and Testament of me Stephen Wood of Old Dalby in the County of Leicester Grazier as follows

First I direct my just debts funeral and Testamentary expences to be fully paid

I give devise and bequeath all my messuages closes lands tenements and heredits situate in the Lordship of Old Dalby aforesaid or elsewhere within the United Kingdom with their appurts and also all my personal Estate and Effects whatsoever and wheresoever and of what nature or kind soever the same may be subject to the payment of my debts legacies funeral and Testamentary expences unto my natural Son John Wood his heirs Exors Admors and assigns for ever and I do appoint him sole Executor of this my last will and Testament hereby revoking all others by me made

In Witness where of I have hereunto set my hand and seal this tenth day of February 1836

                                                                                                                Stephen Wood

Signed sealed published and declared by the said Stephen Wood the testator as and for his last Will and Testament in the presence of us who have at his request in his presence and in the presence of each other set our hands as witnesses to the due execution thereof

Robert Eddowes

Wm Orson

Thos Clarke

Proved at London 22nd July 1841 before the Judge by the oath of John Wood the sole Executor to whom admon was granted having been first sworn by Comon duly to administer