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William Adamthwaite of Garsdalerigg d1699

Notes: baptised 15 mar 1647 Sedbergh – son of William of Holebeck - and buried 17 apr 1699 Sedbergh


This may be the William who married 20 aug 1677 Sedbergh to Elizabeth Heuakson (who appears to have been buried at Sedbergh Quakers in 10th month of 1678)


Only known child: John Adamthwaite Junior of Garsdalrigg – as mentioned in this Will – who must have been born around 1678 unless William had been married before or after his marriage to Elizabeth




ADMINISTRATION BOND dated vicesimo quarto die Maij 1699


Bound: John Adamthwaite of Garsdale Rigg in Sedbergh yeoman I his mark

             John Adamthwaite of the same place, junior, yeoman


Sworn: Both. Administrators of the estate of William their late father and late brother deceased.



INVENTORY dated 24 May 1699 ……………………………£2 15s 0d


Appraisers: Thomas Adamthwaite

                     Edmond Adamthwaite

                     James Bland

                     Richard Lancaster


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