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Will of Jane Walton


  • 414: Status only, no stated occupation. Use for Widow, Gentleman, Esquire, Indweller etc., if no occupation is given.


Widow of Henley upon Thames

Document reference: ORO MSS Oxon Wills 157/2/32
First date: 20 August 1724
Probate date: 2 May 1727
Probate court: Henley

Executors, Witnesses and Court Officials etc.

Witness: Caleb Toovey
Witness: William Buckney
Witness: Francies Blandy
Executrix: Katharine Wynch
Court Official: George Cooper


To: Katharine Lynch (Cousin)

To my cousin Katharine Wynch my estate goods and chattels

Bequest Types



0001: I Jane Walton of Henley upon Thames in the County of Oxon
0002: widow Do make and ordain this my last Will and Testament
0003: in manner & form following Imprimis I give & bequeath unto my
0004: cousin Katharine Wynch All my Estate goods & Chattles wheresoever
0005: & w[hat]soever And I do hereby make my said Cousin Katharine Wynch
0006: Sole Executrix of this my last Will & Testam[en]t Revoking all
0007: former Wills by me made I do publish & declare this to be
0008: my last Will & Testament and no other In Witness whereof
0009: I the said Jane Walton have to this my last Will & Testament
0010: Set my hand & seal this twentieth day of August Anno D[omi]ni
0011: 1724
0012: The mark of Jane X Walton [Seal]
0014: Signed Sealed published declared and
0015: delivered by the said Jane Walton the
0016: Testatrix as & for her last Will
0017: & Testament in the p[re]sence of us
0018: & then attested by us in her p[re]sence
0020: Caleb Toovey
0021: William Buckney
0022: Fran[cis] Blandy

Preparation of this entry

Post status: Published
Transcript by: the author
Author: Cynthia
Checked by: Anthony Lynch
Date posted: 21st October 2012
Date modified: 27th June 2014