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Will Proved : 20th January 1955


Index entry:-


Muckleston Louisa Gwendoline

Muckleston Louisa Gwendoline of Lawley House Smethcott Leebotwood Shropshire Widow died 20th July 1954 at Belverdere Hotel Church Stretton Shropshire Probate Birmingham 20th January to John Corbet Muckleston Poultry Farmer Effects £486 0s 8d


Transcript of the Will:-

I Louisa Gwendoline Muckleston known as "Gwendoline Muckleston" of 55 Copthorne Road Shrewsbury in the county of Salop widow hereby revoke all testamentary dispositions heretofore made by me and declare this to be my last Will which I make this 17th day of June one thousand nine hundred and forty two

1. I appoint Williams Deacons Bank Limited hereinafter called the bank and my son John Corbet Muckleston hereinafter called my executors to be the executors and trustees of this my Will and so that the appointment of the bank shall be upon the terms and conditions and with the right to renumeration specified in the banks published Trustee prospectus and scale of fees in force at the date hereof

2. I bequeath the following legacies namely the sum of ten pounds to Mrs Ethel Barbara Pickwell of Diddington Farm Meriden near Coventry and the sum of five pounds to Mr Thomas Edgar Bayley of the Glen Manor Lane Sandbach Heath Cheshire in each case free of duty.

3. I give devise and bequeath the residue of my estate of whatsoever kind and wheresoever situate unto my said son John Corbet Muckleston absolutely but if he should predecease me then and provided that she shall survive me I give devise and bequeath the same to his wife Dorothy Amy Muckleston in affectionate recognition of her unfading care of and attention to me during my several illnesses

4. 1) If my said son and daughter in law shall predecease me then I give devise and bequeath the residue of my said estate to the bank upon trust that the bank shall convert into money such part thereof as does not consist of money with power to postpone such sale and conversion for such a period as the bank without being liable to account may think proper

2) The bank shall out of the money to arise from the sale and conversion aforesaid and out of my ready money pay my funeral and testamentary expenses and debts and shall also pay the duties on the pecuniary legacies aforesaid and shall stand possessed of the net amount of the residue of my said estate in trust for such child or children of the marriage of my said son and daughter in law as shall attain the age of twenty one years and if more than one in equal shares as tenants in common but should there be no child or children of the said marriage who shall attain the age aforesaid then I declare that the net amount of the residue of my said estate shall be held in trust for the poor Clergy Relief Corporation of Number 49 Coverdale Avenue New Malden in the county of Surrey to be devoted to the general purposes of the said corporation and I declare that the receipt of the treasurer of the said corporation shall be a sufficient discharge to the bank.

3) The statuary advancement clause shall apply for the benefit of the children of the marriage of my said son and my said daughter in law

In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand to this my Will the day and year first before written -L G MUCKLESTON- Signed by the said Louisa Gwendoline Muckleston in her last Will in the presence of us both present at the same time who in her presence and the presence of each other have hereunto set our names as witnesses ***** Barclays Bank Shrewsbury Bank Manager ***** Barclays Bank Shrewsbury Bank Accountant

This is a codicil to the Will of me Louisa Gwendoline Mucklestone known as Gwendoline Mucklestone formerly of Number 55 but now of Number 45 Copthorne Road Shrewsbury in the county of Salop Widow.

I hereby revoke the bequest of a legacy of ten pounds to Mrs Ethel Barbara Pickwell as set out in paragraph 2 of my will

In all other respects I confirm my said Will

in witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand this 10th day of September one thousand nine hundred and forty seven -L J MUCKLESTON- Signed by the said Louisa Gwendoline Mucklestone as a first codicil to her Will in the presence of us both being present at the same time who in her presence at her request and in the presence of each other have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses ***** 45 Regent Street Wellington Shropshire Bank Cashier D R Higgs 79 Sundown Avenue Shrewsbury Bank Cashier.




Louisa Gwendoline Muckleston

Born circa 1877

Married Reverend Charles Edward Muckleston 1903 (Bangor)

Died 20th July 1954 (Ludlow)