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Probate of Will: John Townsend, Honington


Probate of the Will dated 25 August 1851, of John Townsend of Honington, esq., bequeathing legacies to his brother, Henry Townsend; his brother, Edward James Townsend (his Peninsular and Waterloo medals); his brothers William and Joseph, his sister Sophia Hambrough, his brother-in-law Sir Gray Skipwith, Elizabeth Lelia [Sophia] and Julia [Horatia] daughters of Sir Gray Skipwith, his nephews Thomas [George], William, Grey, Henry, Lionel, Fulwer, Francis, Randolph, Humberstone and Sidmouth [Stowell] Skipwith; his nephew Charles Townsend son of Joseph Townsend; his niece Marianne Granville and his nephew John Fullerton; with appointment of his brothers William and Joseph his executors. Witnesses: Henry Goodford and W. Bridger of 6 Lincoln's Inn Proved by both executors, 5 June 1856.