Transcribed by Cathryn Bower

This is the last Will and testament of me Robert Spendlove of Guilthwaite near Rotherham in the County of York Farmer and Butcher made this twenty fourth day of February one thousand eight hundred and seventy two I give devise and bequeath all my real and personal estate and effects whatsoever and wheresoever and also all estates vested in me as trustee or mortgagee but subject to the trusts and equities affecting the same estates respectively unto my wife Mary Ann Spendlove her heirs executors administrators and assigns absolutely and I appoint my said wife sole executor of this my will In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand the day and year first above written

Signed by the said testator Robert Spendlove as and
for his last Will and Testament in the presence of us
present at the same time who in his presence at his
request and in the presence of each other have hereunto Robert Spendlove
subscribed our names as witnesses
Robt Marsh Solicitor Rotherham

Thos Outwin Chemist ?? Rotherham

Proved at Wakefield the 27th day of August 1881 by the oath of Mary Ann Spendlove Widow the Relict the sole Executrix to whom Administration was granted.

The Testator Robert Spendlove was late of High Street Rotherham and of Guilthwaite near Rotherham in the county of York Farmer and Butcher and died on the 4th day of October 1880 at Guilthwaite aforesaid

£400 . 8 . 11 gross value

97 . 16 . 11 net ..

Messrs Marsh & Pollard

Solicitors Rotherham