John Hoyle of Great Harwood, Yeoman
Made 6 July 1803
All estate and effects in trust to:
Son in law Lawrence Rishton of Great Harwood Innkeeper
Nephew John Hoyle of Great Harwood yeoman
Household good to be sold by auction and money arising and rents from the estate called Tottleworth Lee in Rishton and from the messuage and premises in possession of son in law Lawrence Rishton and that in his own possession to pay all debts and expenses to be put out at interest and paid yearly equally shared amongst the children of his daughter Rebecca late wife of Thomas Cross. (Two children, neither named.)
If the above children died then the benefits to the children of his daughter Ellen, wife of Lawrence Rishton.
Executors: Lawrence Rishton and John Hoyle.
John made his mark
Witnesses: William Wainman, Edmund Dugdale, Thomas Ainsworth.
Proved 26 July 1804
Burial: 19 Jul 1804 St Bartholomew, Great Harwood, Lancashire, England
Age: 84 yrs.
Transcription ©Barbara Youds from original held at Lancashire Archives