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Probate of Will: Richard Eden, Stourbridge, Bedcote and Amblecote


Probate of the Will dated 11 January 1719/20 (Old style) [1720], of Richard Eden of Oxhill, yeoman, bequeathing his house 'quartern land' etc. to Mary Eden, his wife, for life, then to Anne Paine, his daughter, for life, and then to William Paine, eldest son of John Paine and of the said Anne, and his heirs for ever, on condition that he pay £5 a piece to Mary Paine, Anne Paine, John Paine, Elizabeth Paine, Richard Paine and Thomas Paine, the testator's other grandchildren, etc. Witnesses: Thomas Gibbins, John Harriss and Charles Holton. Probate attached, granted to Mary Eden; Worcester, 23 May 1720.