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Surname Name Occupation Abode Date Proved
YEADON Benjamin Blacksmith Stanningley 3 June 1867 3 July 1868
Legatee Relation Witness Witness Witness Enquiries
Mary Ann YEADON wife John Edward ACKROYD Joseph HARRISON - No
James YEADON brother Details
Joshua YEADON son

Cottages, smith's shop, cartwright's shop and other buildings in Stanningley but with part of the same freeholds being in Bramley Township and part in Pudsey Township. His brother James Yeadon was a Grocer at Bowling, Bradford. The witness John Edward Ackroyd of Pudsey is stated as son in law.
Testator died 30 Apr 1868 at Stanningley


Martha BOOTH daughter
Ellen YEADON daughter

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Surname Name Occupation Abode Date Proved
YEADON Joshua farmer & blacksmith Albion Road, Stanningley 21 Jan 1892 12 Jan 1899
Legatee Relation Witness Witness Witness Enquiries
Eliza YEADON wife Henry Gott, postmaster William Town, butcher - No
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I do hereby give devise and bequeath all my land buildings and real estate and effects whatsoever and wherever to my dear wife Eliza Yeadon absolutely and I appoint my said wife to be the only trustee and Executor of this my will.
Testator died 26th Nov 1898.
Effects £895. 13s. 5d

   
   
   
   

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Surname Name Occupation Abode Date Proved
YEADON Eliza   Albion Road, Stanningley 6 Jan 1915 21 Sep 1915
Legatee Relation Witness Witness Witness Enquiries
Mary Elizabeth Rayner daughter James Beaumont solicitor Samuel Barnes   no
Elijah Yeadon son Details
Selina Barnes daughter

Divide equally between and amongst my seven children namely
Mary Elizabeth the wife of Elijah Rayner.
Elijah Yeadon.
Selena the wife of William Fairbank Barnes.
William Roberts Yeadon.
Benjamin Yeadon.
Eliza Ann Yeadon.
Annie the wife of William Orme.

Testator died 31st August 1915 age 76. Effects £742. 7s. 2d

William Roberts Yeadon son
Benjamin Yeadon son
Eliza Ann Yeadon daughter
Annie Orme daughter