Gunnerside and Upper Swaledale
Wiseman, John of Peatgatehead
This is the last Will and Testament of me John Wiseman of Peatgatehead Feetham near Reeth in the County of York Farmer

I give and bequeath to my Brother James Wiseman All my real personal estate and property whatsoever and wheresoever and of what nature or tenure whatsoever to hold to him his heirs and assigns for ever according to the several natures or tenures thereof respectively that is to say a third part of all my property situate at Peatgatehead and Feetham and to be my sole Trustee and to have the sole benefit of my estate after paying all my just debts testamentary and funeral expenses

Dated this 9th day of November 1877 Signed and acknowledged by the said John Wiseman his mark X the Testator as and for his last Will and Testament in the presence of us being present at the same time who at his request and in the presence of each other have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses

William Spensley
Carter Spensley

Proved in the District Registry at York of the Probate Division of Her Majesty's High Court of Justice on the 5th July 1878 by James Wiseman the Executor according to the Terms of the Will

Effects sworn under £100
Testator died 10th November 1877