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North East Inheritance database (pre-1858 Durham Probate Records)

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Josias DOCKWRAY, vicar of Newburn, clerk, of Newburne (Newbourne) in Northumberland [Newburn, Northumberland]

Date of probate: 1683

  • will, 11 October 1681 (DPR/I/1/1683/D9/1)
    will includes endowment of an educational charity at Newburn
  • renunciation, 31 August 1683 (DPR/I/1/1683/D9/2)
    renunciation of Mary Dockwray, relict and joint executor, nominating John Pickering senior of Hedley Hope West House yeoman, [co-]executor, to administer
  • letter, 20 December 1683 (DPR/I/1/1683/D9/3)
    letter from K Dockwray of Wakefeild, Yorks, to John Rowell at Durham, enquiring for a Cosin (university) scholarship for KD's son who was born at Whitbourne; subscribed with [?Rowell's] notes on 8 scholarships (with values per annum) to Peterhouse and Caius; letter latterly used as a wrapper for the inventory of Ursula Bard (DPRI/1/1683/B3), but then filed with this Dockwray will - the relationship between these Dockwrays is not certain
  • wrapper (DPR/I/1/1683/D9/4)

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