Submitted by: Jim Smith

Date: November 17, 2012

LDS Film: 106378

 

CLAGUE, Phinlo 1747-2    Lon       E    w    0106378

 

Will of Phinlo Clague  1747-2       Lonan

 

The last Will & Testament of Phinlo Clagu---

of KK Lonan who departed this Life ab’t the 4th day---

of October 1747 being of perfect mind and memory---

at the Making hereof – First he comitted his Soul

unto God, and Body to Christian burial. Itm

He left and Bequeathed to his Loving Wife Anne

Clague als Stole all his Goods and Effects, and his

said wife asked him does thou leave a Legacy to the

Children? or otherwise the Will can’t stand; To which

He reply’d, I Leave six pence Legacy to any person

or persons might or can Claim any right to his

said Goods or Effects, and this before the Subscribing

Wittnesses, who further asked him what does then

concerning the Land? He replyed that [was] settled

already.

 

Wittnesses

John Quark’s X }

Tho’s Looney’s X} Jurati

 

          At a Chapter Court in KK Braddan

               Oct’r. 20. 1747

 

     The Testator being but in mean Circumstances

     and the Exec’r having undertaken the

     maintenance of the Orphans & to give

     them Namely to Jane & Anne Ten shill’s

     w’n they come to years, this Will is

     accepted off whereupon Anne the Relict is

     sworn Exec’x, as also Overseer togeth’r w’th

     Ellin’r the Eldest Dau’r – Pledges are Tho:

     Brew & Dan: Fargher

 

Solvit 12d     Probatum est

                               Edv: Moore

 

Oct: 10th 1747 Alice Stole enters a Claim ag’t the Exec’r of

Phinlo Clague for L1:0:0 & the Interest