Wills and testamentary papers
Probate of the will (dated 5 July 1730) of Richard Blackburn citizen and haberdasher of London. Has, by lease and release, settled real estate on wife Alice for life Then to son-in-law Samuel Haynes for life then to wife's kinswoman Mary Hoare for life, then to further uses [not specified]. Ratifies same in will. Personal estate to wife Alice who is sole executrix. Witnesses: Robert Harrison, Thomas Hawkins. Proved at London.