Tag: Mary Holdich

Thomas Holdich (1726-1798) His Will

The last Will and Testament of me Thomas Holdich of Woodhurst in the County of Huntingdon Gentleman. I give and bequeath to my loving wife Mary Holdich the sum of six hundred pounds of like lawful money of Great Britain…

Holdiches in Wadenhoe Churchyard

005 –heads (skulls) above each person Eliz Holdich 1691, John Holdich 1692, Sarah Holdich 1693 010 Edward Holdich departed this life the 17th April 1743 Sarah the wife of Edward Holdich departed this life April the 2nd 1729 Age 65…

Mary Holdich nee Edys (-1796) Her Will

This is the last Will and Testament of me Mary Holdich of Spalding county Lincoln, Widow. First I give and bequeath unto my daughter Mary the wife of Edward Baines all and every my Cloaths and wearing apparel. Also unto…

Margaret Holdich (1815-1866) Her Will

This is the last Will and Testament of me Margaret Holdich of Elton in the County of Huntingdon, Spinster. I give and bequeath unto John Marriott of Titchmarsh in the County of Northampton his executors and administrators all and ever…

More on the Holdiches of Elton

Edward, the third son of Francis Holdich (1700-1781) and his second wife, Mary (late Arthur, formerly Moyses) lived all of his long life in the parish of Elton; and in spite of being the third son, he inherited the entire…

Mortgaged…..

Having one’s house taken away by a building society or bank, foreclosing because of unpaid mortgage interest, has been much in the news during the last decade. It is a truism though, that the more things change the more they…