Last Will and Testament of Sarah Fox of Mosborough, Farmer (1836)

This is the last Will and Testament of me Sarah Fox the Wife of George Fox of Mosborough in the parish of Eckington in the County of Derby Farmer whereby in pursuance and by force and virtue of the several powers or authorities to me reserved or given in and by the Will of my late Father George Boulsover deceased bearing date the fourteenth day of January one thousand Eight hundred and twenty four and of all and every other power and powers authority and authorities whatsoever to me given in me vested or in anywise enabling me in this behalf and in exercise and execution thereof respectively I do by this my last Will and Testament by me lawfully signed sealed and executed direct limit and appoint that All the freehold Messuage and Public House with the outbuildings Garden and appurtenances situate at Mosbrough aforesaid now in my possession shall go remain continue and be from and after my decease and I do give and devise the same unto my Son John Galley his Heirs Executors and Administrators (subject as hereinafter mentioned) And I do hereby direct limit and appoint that all the freehold Croft piece  or parcel of Land with the Barn and Erections thereon standing with the Appurtenances also situate at Mosbrough aforesaid and now in the possession of my said Husband George Fox shall from and after my decease go remain continue and be and I do hereby give and devise the same unto my Son William Galley his Heirs Executors Administrators and Assigns (subject as hereinafter mentioned) And I do also hereby direct limit and appoint that all and singular the Household Furniture ready Money Money out at Interest and all other my personal Estate and Effects whatsoever which by the said Will of my said late Father George Boulsover are respectively made subject or liable to my direction limitation or appointment with their and every of their rights members and appurtenances shall from and after my decease go remain and continue and be And I do Give and Bequeath the same unto my said Son John Galley his Executors Administrators or Assigns according to the nature and quality thereof equally to be divided between them (crossed through) for his own absolute Use and Benefit subject nevertheless to the payment of the Mortgage now affecting the said freehold Premises and also subject to and I do hereby charge and make liable the said freehold premises with the payment of the sum of Ten Pounds apiece to my children George Galley Martha Galley Ann Fox and Sarah Fox such legacies or sums of money to be paid and payable to them respectively as and when they my said children severally attain their respective ages of Twenty one years or be married until the happening of either of which events the said several legacies shall not be considered as vested or transmissible Interests And I do hereby declare my Will and mind to be and I do hereby direct that my said Sons William Galley and John Galley shall pay the said Mortgage Debt and the said legacies equally between them And I do hereby as far as I lawfully can appoint my said Sons William Galley and John Galley Executors of this my Will In Witness whereof I the said Sarah Fox the Testatrix have hereunto set my Hand and Seal the Twenty second day of March in the year of our Lord One thousand Eight hundred and thirty six

Signed sealed published and Declared
by the said Sarah Fox the Testatrix as
and for her last Will and Testament
in the presence of us who at her request
in her presence and in the presence of
each other have hereunto subscribed
our names as Witnesses

John Thomson
George Schofield
James B Winterbottom