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Probate Collection, Wills and Inventories: Thomas Watkins
Probate papers of Thomas Watkins, yeoman
Will included: Yes
Date of Will: 25th April 1789
Beneficiaries: To my wife Ann for her life my moiety of the messuage tenements and lands known by the name of Merdy in the parish of Clifford, and after her death to my son Thomas Watkins, subject to payment of bequests to daughter Hanah, wife of John Jones and daughter Mary, wife of William Prosser.
To my son Richard Watkins the four closes of land known by the name of [?Caia Mai Gwreth], subject to payment of a bequest to son John Watkins of the City of London.
Cattle, chattels & personal estate are left to wife Ann for life, and then to son Richard Watkins.
Others mentioned: Ann Watkins, wife, and Richard Watkins, son, appointed joint executors
Witnesses: David Gilbert; Thomas Meredith; John Price
Inventory included: Yes, 2 copies, dated 10th March 1790, value £17-15-6
Appraisers: John Price; William Watkins
Will proved: 2nd March 1791
Bond included: None
Other papers: None
Property/Holdings: Merdy, [?Caia Mai Gwreth]