Sole Executrix of her husband's Will (1802)
The Will of Sarah Edmund of Llechedris Trawsfynydd, widow, written 5 Apr 1819, proved 1 Jul 1822.
In the Name of God Amen
I Sarah Edmund of Llechedris in the Parish of Trawsfynydd in the County of Merioneth Widow, being weak in Body but of perfect Mind Memory and Understanding do make this my last Will and Testament in form and manner following. I give and bequeath to my son John Davies the Sum of eighty Pounds. I give and bequeath unto my son William Davies the sum of five Shillings. I give and bequeath unto my Daughter Sarah Davies the Sum of five Pounds. I give and bequeath unto my daughter Jonnet Davies the Sum of five Shillings. All the Rest and Residue of my Chattels and Effects of what nature kind and quality soever the same may be at the time of my Death, not herein given and disposed of, after payment of my Debts Legacies and Funeral Expences, I do give and bequeath unto my Sons John & Edmund Davies and my daughter Jane Davies, and I do nominate and appoint my said Sons and Daughter joint Executors of this my last Will and Testament, hereby revoking and making void all and every other Will or Wills at any time heretofore by me made and do declare this my last Will and Testament.
In Witness whereof I the said Sarah Edmund have hereunto set my Hand and Seal this fifth Day of April in the Year of our Lord 1819.
Signed Sealed declared and published by the above named Sarah Edmund as and for her last Will and Testament in the presence of us, who at her request and in her presence have subscribed our Names as witnesses thereto.
On the 30th Day of May in the Year of our Lord 1822 the within written Will was insinuated, proved, approved and in common form of Law decreed valid, and Administration granted to the within named Executors John Davies, Edmund Davies, Jane Davies, they being first sworn in common form of Law, and that the whole of the Goods, Chattels and Credits of the said deceased do not amount in value to two hundred pounds,
Wm Williams, Surrogate. 3
Sarah Edmund of Llechedris died aged 75 years (burial record).