Last Will and Testament of Evan John
District Registry Llandaff, Wills 1891, #818
This is the last Will and Testament of me Evan John of Pendoylan in the County of Glamorgan, Labourer - I give and bequeath all my money and other goods to my Wife Jemima John for her use during her life and if any shall remain at her decease I give the same equally between my sons John and Evan absolutely I appoint my said son Evan John Executor of this my Will Dated this Seventeenth day of March one thousand and eight hundred and ninety one
|The mark of Evan||X||John|
Signed by the said Evan John by putting his mark, as and for his last Will and Testament in the presence of us who in his presence at his request and in the presence of each other do hereunto subscribe our names as Witnesses, the above Will having been first read over and explained to him by me the undersigned Henry Evans in the presence of the other subscribing Witness and he seemed and expressed himself to perfectly understand it.
|Signatures of two Witnesses||Henry Evans Post Office Pendoylan|
|David Morgan BrynCoch|
Proved at Llandraff on 18th day of September 1891, by the oath of Evan John, the son, the sole Executor, to whom administration was granted
The Testator Evan John was late of Pendoylan in the County of Glamorgan, Labourer, and died the Twenty fourth day of April 1891 at Pendoylan aforesaid.
Extracted by E. W. Miles