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James Lugsden (abt. 1734 - 1813)

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James Lugsden aka Lugsdin
Born about in Little Staughton, Bedfordshire, Englandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married in Colmworth, Bedfordshire, Englandmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Little Staughton, Bedfordshire, Englandmap
Profile last modified | Created 13 Mar 2018
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Biography

James was born about Aug 1734 [1].

He married Mary Dobey at Colmworth Bedfordshire on 28 Apr 1760 - James was of the parish of Lt Staughton, Bedfordshire[2]

He made a will dated 2 Aug 1804, proved on 1 May 1813[3] - In the name of God Amen, I, James Lugsdin of Little Staughton in the County of Bedford, yeoman, do make this my last will and testament in manner and form following (that is to say), I give and bequeath all and singular my personal estate and effects whatsoever and wheresoever, or of what nature or kind soever the same shall or may consist at the time of my decease to my eldest son William Lugsdin, he paying thereout my just debts and funeral and testamentary expenses and the several legacies following wherewith I do hereby charge and make chargeable my said personal estate and effects and my said son William Lugsdin, his executors and administrators in respect thereof and which said legacys I do hereby give and bequeath to the several legatees respectively, viz. To my son James Lugsdin the sum of three hundred and fifty pounds. To my daughter Ann, the wife of John Lugsdin of Netherstead in the parish of Colmworth in the said county of Bedford, farmer, the sum of eighty pounds. To my daughter Mary, the wife of Thomas Flanders of Little Staughton, carpenter, the sum of fifty pounds (the above mentioned legacys to be paid twelve months next after my decease). To the two daughters of my said daughter Mary, the wife of the said Thomas Flanders, the sum of fifteen pounds each. To the son of my said daughter Mary the sum of twenty pounds. And to the two children of my late son John Lugsdin of Sawtry, butcher, deceased, the sum of fifty pounds each. The said five last mentioned legacys to be paid to my said grandchildren as they shall severally attain the age of twenty one years. But in case any or either of my said grandchildren shall die without attaining the said age of twenty one years having issue lawfully begotten then and in such case such issue to be entitled to his, her, or their parents legacy, if more than one, in equal parts shares and proportions, but if any or either of my said grandchildren shall die without attaining the said age of twenty one years and without having issue lawfully begotten, then and in such case, the legacy or part, or share of him, her, or their so dying shall go to his, her, or their personal representative or representatives, according to the Statute of Distribution of Intestate Effects.And I give and devise all my messuages, cottages, lands, tenements and hereditaments in Little Staughton aforesaid with the rights, members, and appurtenances to the same belonging, unto my said son James Lugsdin, his heirs and assigns for ever. And I give and devise all my messuages, lands, tenements and hereditaments in Wilden in the County of Bedford or elsewhere with the rights, members, and appurtenances to the same belonging, unto my said son William Lugsdin, his heirs and assigns for ever. And I make and appoint my said son William Lugsdin sole executor of this my last will and testament, hereby revoking all former wills by me made and publishing and declaring this to be my only true last will and testament. In witness whereof I the said James Lugsdin the testator have hereunto set my hand and seal this second day of August in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and four Signed sealed published and declared by the said James Lugsdin the testator as and for his last will and testament and in the presence of us who in his presence and in the presence of each other have subscribed our names as witnesses.cv Signature & seal of James Lugsdin Eliza Days Wm Days Geo. Capron.

Proved May 1 1813 on the oath of William Lugsdin sole executor herein named, who made oath that the personal estate of the testator did not at the time of his decease amount to the sum of eight hundred pounds Sworn before me, John Hemsted, Surrogate

He was buried on 13 Feb 1813 at Lt Staughton, Bedfordshire, age 78. [4]

Sources

  1. Bap. 4 Aug 1734 James s/o William & Ann Lugsdin, Little Staughton, Bedfordshire, England
  2. "England Marriages, 1538–1973 ." Database. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : 14 June 2016. Index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City.
  3. Copy of probate copy of will. Repository Bedford Archives
  4. Burial 13 Feb 1813, Little Staughton, Bedfordshire, England from National Burial Index, 3rd edition, compiled and published by the FFHS 2004
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  • WikiTree profile Lugsdin-3 created by Walter Callow through the import of CALLOWWalter4WikiTreeJul2013.ged on Jul 30, 2013.


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On 18 Apr 2018 at 07:56 GMT David Cooper wrote:

Lugsdin-3 and Lugsden-5 appear to represent the same person because: I seem to be finding quite a few profiles where there are two individuals entered as both Lugsdin and Lugsden. The system doesn't pick them up as matches



James is 27 degrees from George Barnes, 21 degrees from Amy Utting and 17 degrees from Victoria of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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