Richard Glanvill

23 Dec 1765

In the Name of God Amen
I Richard Glanvill of the parish of Saint John Wapping in the County of Middlesex surgeon do hereby revoke all former wills by me at any time heretofore made and do make and declare this to be my last will and testament I desire to be decently buried at the discretion of my executrix hereinafter and as to all my personal estate of what nature or kind soever or wheresoever which I shall be pofsefsed of interested in or entitled unto at the time of my decease I give and bequeath the same and every part thereof unto my affectionate wife Mary Glanvill with full power and authority for my said wife to sell and dispose of such part or parts thereof as she shall in her discretion think proper either by her will or otherwise and from and after the decease of my said wife Mary Glanvill I do hereby will order and direct that John Cawood of Nobroyd upon Barnesley in the County of York tanner and Benjamin Cawood of Barnsley aforesaid mercer and the survivors of them and the executors and administrators of the survivor of them shall stand seized and pofsefsed of all my said personal estate which shall be undisposed of by my said wife in her lifetime In trust to pay and deliver the same unto my grand daughter Mary Cawood when and so soon as she shall attain her age or twenty one years or day of marriage which shall first happen and in the mean time and until my said grand daughter Mary Cawood shall attain her age of twenty one years or be marryed to pay and apply the interest dividends or proceeds of my said personal estate or somuch thereof as he or they shall think proper for and towards the maintenance and education of my said grand daughter Mary Cawood but in case my said grand daughter Mary Cawood shall happen to depart this life before she shall attain the age of twenty one year or be married then I give and bequeath all my said personal estate which my said grand daughter would have been entitled to unto my nephew Richard Glanvill of Bell Alley Coleman Street London goldsmith his executors and administrations and lastly I do hereby constitute and appoint my said wife Mary Glanvill sole executrix of this my will In Witnefs whereof I the said Richard Glanvill the testator have to this my last will and testament set my hand and seal and published and declared the same this twenty third day of December in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and sixty five Richd Glanvill LJ Signed sealed published and declared by the said testator Richard Glanvill as and for his last will and testament in the presence of us who in his presence and at his request and in the presence of each other have subscribed ouir names as witnefses thereto. Dan: Martin. Robt Tudman

This will was proved at London before the Right Worshipful George May Doctor of Laws master keeper or Commifsary of the prerogative Court of Canterbury lawfully constituted on the thirtieth day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and seventy one by the oath of Mary Glanvill widow the relict of the deceased and sole executrix named in the said will to whom administration was granted of all and singular the goods chattles and credits of the said deceased she having been first sworn by Commifsion duly to administer