John Mercer of Great Harwood, Yeoman
Will 23 July 1756
To daughter Elizabeth tenement where he lived and all goods and chattels.
To son John 1s, having already had Squires settled on him.
Wife Mary to have access to her goods.
Executor: Elizabeth his daughter.
Witnesses: Ezra Riley, ? Noblet, William Wilkinson
Effects under £20
Probate granted 29th December 1757
Elizabeth took the oath of executor under the name Elizabeth Hindle.
Burial: 10 Sep 1756 St Bartholomew, Great Harwood – John Mercer Edge End
Transcription ©Barbara Youds from original held at Lancashire Archives