HIGH COURT OF JUSTICE (PROBATE DIVISION) DERBY DISTRICT REGISTRY

1913 Volume in Derby Records office reference D46 Page 550

This is the last Will and Testament of me Phoebe Spendlove of Bridge Street Belper in the County of Derby Widow .I appoint my sons Robert Spendlove and Seabert Walter Spendlove both of Belper aforesaid to be the Executors and Trustees of this my Will.And I give to them all my property equally share and share alike.In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand to this my Will the twenty third day of March One thousand nine hundered and eight.
                                                 Phoebe Spendlove
Signed by the above named Phoebe Spendlove as her last Will in the presence of us both being present at the same time who in her presence and in the presence of each other have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses.
George Pym  Solicitor Belper
T Percy R Pym  Solicitor Belper

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On the 25th day of September 1913 Probate of this Will was granted at Derby to Robert Spendlove and Sebert Walter Spendlove the Executors.

(Note:- the christian name of the second mentioned son is spelt Seabert in the will but sebert in th statement of probate being granted.   F.A.Clark -transcriber..)
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The Institution of Electrial Engineers List of Members Part 1 ,1st July 1957 lists Sebert Walter Spendlove as an Associate Member from 1909 and his address at that time as 7,Victoria Parade,Morecambe,Lanashire. (J.W.Spendlove)