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Edmund Adamthwaite of Moss in Frostrow, yeoman - Will, Inventory and Bond (d1715)


Notes: Born – not known, but before ~1667

Buried 5 october 1715 at Sedbergh

Married 13 november 1687 to Isabell Pickeringe at Sedbergh

Known children: John (1689 – 1776) and Ellin (1688 - ?)



WILL dated 29 june 1715


To my son John Adamthwaite all that little estate I have at Mosse in Sedbergh, upon the condition that he pay to his sister Elenor Adamthwaite £10 within 10 years after my decease. R & R to wife Isabel and son John, execs.


Testator marked,


Witnesses: William Atkinson, Jo: Adamthwaite




INVENTORY dated 25 october 1715 ……………………………….£19 5s 0d


Appraisers: John Dickenson

                   John X Adamthwaite

                   William Atkinson

                   Tho. Adamthwaite




PROBATE BOND dated decimo sexton die Novembris 1715

Bound: Isabella Adamthwaite of Mosse, parish Sedbergh, wodow

John Adamthwaite of the same yeoman

Thomas Adamthwaite of Ravenstonedale, Westmorland, yeoman

Sworn: Isabella and John. No relationship given.



Lonsdale Deanery probate files; A surnames; 1691-1750; FHL film #98823