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Source: The Illustrated London News, Sept. 8, 1883, p.246

Wills and Bequests

The will (dated May 15, 1883) of Mrs. Mary Wright, late of Eden Mount, Stanwix, Cumberland, who died on May 20 last, was proved on the 2nd ult. by Pattinson Dalton and Henry Dalton, the brothers, and John Hewetson Brown, the executors, the value of the personal estate amounting to over 28,000. The testatrix, among other legacies, bequeaths 2000, upon trust, for her daughter Mary Wright, and 12,000, upon trust, for her daughter Mrs. Elizabeth Stead for life, and then for her son, Edmund Stead, and his children. The residue of her real and personal estate is to be held, upon trust, for her daughter, Mrs. Sybella Durie.