HENRY Summerscales proved 22 Oct 1857
Henry Summerscales of Seymour in Silsden in the parish of Kildwick yeoman.
Everything to his wife Margaret but if she predeceased him to his best friends James Gill of Howden near Silsden and William Thornber son of his wife’s brother Thomas Thornber of Silsden in trust. They are to sell everything;
a quarter of the proceeds each to
To the children of deceased sister Ann Pickard of Silsden late wife of Joseph Pickard.
To sister Grace the wife of Henry Smith of Howden
To sister Elizabeth Harrison of Blubberhouses
To brother William’s children
Also bequeathed to:
Ann Gill of (?) £20. she was the sister of his wife and married to James Gill
14th Jan 1856