Draft Will of Richard Pearson 1884(?)
Transcribed by Sheila K Douglas
This is the last Will and Testament of me Richard Pearson of Dallowgill in the
parish of Kirkby Malzeard in the County of York and now of the City of Ripon in the
said County, Yeoman. I revoke all former wills
I appoint my dear wife Martha Richmond (Pearson) sole executor hereof.
I charge all my real and personal estate with the payment of all my just debts,
funeral and testamentary expenses
I give and bequeath all my household furniture, money and purse personal
estate to my said wife absolutely.
I give and devise all my messuages lands tenements and hereditaments to
my said wife during the term of her natural life and on her decease
I give and devise all my said messuages lands and tenements and hereditaments
to my two daughters Martha Ann Richmond (Pearson) and Mary Richmond
(Pearson) and their respective heirs executors administrators and assigns in equal