BARON OF HORSEPASTURE IN WALSDEN
transcript of the will. Transcribed at Chester and held in bound
volumes at Touchstones, Rochdale. It is to be noted that only the
main points of the will are transcribed.
Samuel Baron of Horsepasture in Walsden in Hundersfield make this
my last will and testament.
give unto my son John and my daughter £5 each towards their
education, to be paid to them if they laid out so much in learning
before they arrive at 21, and if they do not, it is my will that
it becomes part of the residue of my estate.
give all the residue of my estate unto my children, Mary, the wife
of Richard Hollows, Sally, John and Martha, equally amongst them
when the youngest arrive at 21.
my brothers, James and Thomas Baron
Thos. Barker X
John Jackson X
7th. November 1799 by the exors named.