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Derbyshire Wills

This is alomost certianly not a complete list of the Jowett wills in Derbyshire, maybe not even for the parish of Wilne. It does cover that parish for the period 1743 - 1837.


Given name (s) Surname variant Of Notes
17430423 Thomas Jowett Wilne Sons = John, Thomas and Robert
17870619 Edward Jowett Breaston Will dated 16 Jun 1787. Yeoman. Wife = Mary, 2 daughters = Martha Bonsall and Mary Burrows.
17940718 Robert Jowett Draycott Will dated 6 Oct 1787. Daughter = Mary Painter, wife of William Painter of Litthrow (?), butcher. Son = Robert, executor. Witnessed by Thomas Jowett. (Question - why no mention of Robert's other surviving son John?)
18090228 John Jowett Draycott Will dated 26 Jun 1808. Estate in Draycott in the hands of Mr Robert Jowett. Wife = Sarah. Children not specified by name.
18090403 Robert Jowett Draycott Will dated 24 Jan 1809. Wife = Ann, sons = Thomas and Robert, grandsons = John Cleaton (minor) and Thomas Parkinson (minor)
18161116 Thomas Jowett Wilne Will dated 9 Dec 1804.
Wife = Mary; Nephew = Christopher Jowett of Colwich, Notts; Niece = Elizabeth Glover of the Pollocks, Derbys; Sister = Elizabeth, wife of William Soar of Amberstone, Derbys, farmer; Sister = Ann Jowett, wife of Robert Jowett of Draycott (and her children); Sister = Judith Cheator of Draycott, widow and her son, his nephew John Cheator.
Executor = Christopher Jowett of Limpsfield, Surrey, farmer, gentleman.
18260425 Ann Jowett Draycott Will dated 17 Mar 1825. Widow. Sons = Robert and Thomas Jowett; Grandchildren = Mary Ann Jowett and Thomas Parkinson, late of Draycott, gent. Ann was bequeathed 1000 by the late Thomas Jowett of Draycott.
18290518 William Jowett Breaston Will dated 27 Sep 1828. Farmer of Breaston. Grandchildren = Ann Harty, wife of Silas Harty; Elizabeth Shardlow wife of William Shardlow; Enoch Jowett
18371014 Mary Jowett Wilne Will dated 3 Dec 1832.
Sister = Sarah Daykin of Hemington, Leics, widow; Brothers = Edward Briggs of Castle Donington and Robert Briggs of Thurlston, farmer; Neices = Mary wife of William Shaw of Derby and Mary wife of John Briggs of Kings Newton, farmer.
Legacies to: Mary wife of George Cumberland of Nottingham; Robert Clarke of illoughby in the Wolds, farmer; Ann wife of Edward Wells of South???, Northants; John Clarke of Castle Donington, Grocer; Thomas Clarke of Willoughby in the Wolds, brother of above Robert Clarke; William Clarke, cordwainer of Castle Donington; Elizabeth and Sophia Clarke, spinsters of Castle Donington; Joseph Clarke of Derby, apprentice mercer/draper; John Bennet of Nottingham, baker and his daughter Sarah.
19 April 1999


Copyright S D Jowitt