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Probate Collection, Wills and Inventories: John James
Probate papers of John James, yeoman
Will included: Yes, dated 31 October 1674
Beneficiaries: To Mary James my dear wife lands called Tyr Ynon with the cottage situate in the township of Craswall purchased of Lewis Watkins of the parish of Cusop. Specified household goods and other effects to wife Mary, and after her decease to grandchildren, the children of my two sons Phillipp and Thomas James.
Others mentioned: None
Witnesses: John Smyth
Inventory included: Yes, dated 28 May 1679, value £25-1-4. Appraisers: David Smyth, Thomas Smyth, Thomas Roberts
Will proved: 21 August 1679
Bond included: Yes, dated 21 August 1679; Mary James executor
Other papers: None
Property/Holdings: Tyr Ynon
All livestock bequeathed to wife Mary towards the paying of debts and funeral expenses, with the remainder to Mary and grandchildren.