TEST.CP.1772/8
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Reference:TEST.CP.1772/8
Repository:Borthwick Institute GB 193


Court:Exchequer
Case:Testamentary (disputed administration)
Details:63 Pieces; Has deposition; No libel; Has sentence
Outcome:Plaintiff won
Date: 1772 — 3/11/1775


People & Places
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Participant:Edmund  Garford [Garforth]
Role:testator
Details:male; Deceased; gentleman
Location:Kildwick (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Royd Ho (Royd House) : habitation



Participant:Thomas  Brook [Brook]
Role:prosecution proctor
Details:male



Participant:Christopher  Horrocks [Horrocks]
Role:plaintiff
Details:male; Executor of the last will and testament of Edmund Garford, deceased, late of Royd Ho in Glusburn
Employment:Shalloon maker



Participant:John Baynes  Garford [Garforth]
Role:defendant
Details:male; Esquire; pretended sole executor of the last will and testament of Edmund Garford, deceased, late of Royd Ho in Glusburn



Participant:Edward  Clough [Clough]
Role:defence proctor
Details:male



Participant:John  Harrison [Harrison]
Role:witness
Details:male; 48; Yeoman
Location:Kildwick (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Glusburn (Glusburne) : undefined



Participant:Paul  Speak [Speak]
Role:witness
Details:male; 32
Employment:Farmer
Location:Kildwick (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Royd Ho (Royd House) : undefined



Participant:John  Marshall [Marshall]
Role:witness
Details:male; 31; Gentleman
Location:Keighley (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Keighley (Kighley) : undefined



Participant:Rowland  Watson [Watson]
Role:witness
Details:male; 64; Gentleman
Location:Keighley (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Keighley (Kighley) : undefined



Participant:Anna Maria  Ellis [Heelis]
Role:witness
Details:female; 47; Wife of Thomas Ellis, gentleman
Location:Skipton (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Horton (Horton) : undefined



Participant:Margaret  Harrison [Harrison]
Role:witness
Details:female; 40; Wife of John Harrison, yeoman
Location:Kildwick (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Glusburn (Glusburn) : undefined



Participant:William  West [West]
Role:witness
Details:male; 61
Employment:Staymaker
Location:Whalley (Lancashire)
Place(s):Colne (Colne) : undefined



Participant:Ellen  Houghton [Houghton]
Role:witness
Details:female; 30; Spinster
Location:Lancashire

Place(s): Pendle Forest (Forest of Pendle) : woodland



Participant:Elizabeth  Holdsworth [Holdsworth]
Role:witness
Details:female; 71; Widow
Location:Kildwick (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Royd Ho (Royd House ) : undefined



Participant:Henry  Clapham [Clapham]
Role:witness
Details:male; 40
Employment:Mercer and tailor
Location:Kildwick (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Glusburn (Glusburn) : undefined



Participant:John  Laycock [Laycock]
Role:witness
Details:male; 50
Employment:Stuffmaker
Location:Keighley (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Keighley (Kighley) : ecclesiastical parish



Participant:William  Philip [Phillips]
Role:witness
Details:male; 50 (?)
Employment:Shopkeeper
Location:Kildwick (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Silsden (Silsden) : undefined
Notes:Deponent's age is actually given as 'betwixt fifty and sixty years'



Participant:William  Spencer [Spencer]
Role:witness
Details:male; 35; Gentleman
Location:Kildwick (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Silsden (Silsden) : undefined



Participant:John  Middlebrook [Middlebrook]
Role:witness
Details:male; 50; Husband of Anne Middlebrook, co-witness
Employment:Farmer
Location:Kildwick (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Cowling Hill (Cowling Hill) : undefined



Participant:Anne  Middlebrook [Middlebrook]
Role:witness
Details:female; 50; Wife of John Middlebrook, farmer and co-witness
Location:Kildwick (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Cowling Hill (Cowling Hill) : undefined



Participant:Thomas  Dickson [Dixon]
Role:witness
Details:male; 25
Employment:Innkeeper
Location:Kildwick (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Silsden (Silsden) : undefined



Participant:John  Laycock [Laycock]
Role:witness
Details:male; 65
Employment:Farmer
Location:Kildwick (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Cowling (Cowling) : undefined



Participant:John  Harrison [Harrison]
Role:witness
Details:male; 50; Yeoman
Location:Kildwick (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Glusburn (Glusburn) : undefined



Participant:Rowland  Watson [Watson]
Role:witness
Details:male; 62; Gentleman
Location:Keighley (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Keighley (Kighley) : undefined



Participant:John  Wainman [Wainman]
Role:witness
Details:male; 50
Employment:Apothecary
Location:Skipton (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Skipton (Skipton) : undefined



Participant:William  Crier [Cryer]
Role:witness
Details:male
Location:Kildwick (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Hollins House (Holling House) : undefined



Participant:Richard  Riley [Riley]
Role:witness
Details:male; 50
Employment:Weaver
Location:Kildwick (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Glusburn (Glusburn) : undefined



Participant:Henry  Overend [Overend]
Role:witness
Details:male; 23
Employment:Tailor
Location:Kildwick (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Kildwick (Kildwick) : ecclesiastical parish



Participant:William  Berry [Berry]
Role:witness
Details:male; 48
Employment:Farmer
Location:Kildwick (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Gams Gill (Gamsgill) : undefined



Participant:Susanna  Watkinson [Watkinson]
Role:witness
Details:female; 45; Spinster
Location:Kildwick (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Steeton (Steeton) : undefined



Participant:Anne  Widdop [Widdop]
Role:witness
Details:female; 51; Widow
Location:Kildwick (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Eastburn (Eastburn) : undefined



Participant:James  Yate [Yates]
Role:witness
Details:male; 76; Yeoman
Location:Bingley (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Cottingley Bridge (Cottingley Bridge) : undefined



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