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Wills and testamentary papers


Probate of the will [dated 3 March 1737] of Thomas Hornesby, Shipston-on-Stour, husbandman. To wife Dorothy: copyhold premises in Shipston for life then To daughter Sarah Hornesby To kinswoman Mary Hornesby, living with testator: £30. Residue of real and personal estate to wife and daughter who are joint executors. Trustees overseers: brother-in-law John Beavington, Shipston, tanner; William Pargiter, Tadmarton, Oxon., husbandman. Witnesses: Ambrose Gee, William Ward, Edward Hiorne. Proved in the Peculiar Court of Tredington before Humphrey Lloyd, B.D., rector.