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Samuel HANDLEY

About Samuel HANDLEY

Samuel HANDLEY was born 28 Jul 1838 in Littleport, Isle of Ely, Cambridgeshire, and died 23 Jan 1909 in Littleport, Isle of Ely, Cambridgeshire.

He married ANN DOE 10 Nov 1860 in Littleport, Isle of Ely, Cambrigeshire (Source: Parish Records, Page 92 No: 184, 1860 10 November By Banns. Samuel HANDLEY, signed, 22, bachelor, of Littleport, father James HANDLEY, shoemaker, married Ann DOE, signed, 21, spinster, of Littleport, father Charles DOE, labourer. Witnesses: Thomas DOE (x), Alice DOE. Minister: H J CARTER.), daughter of CHARLES DOE and MARY WATSON. She was born 1839 in Littleport, Isle of Ely, Cambridgeshire, and died 1895 in (Unknown).

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The Will of Samuel HANDLEY

This is the last will of me Samuel Handley of Silt Road Littleport in the Isle of Ely in the County of Cambridge, Farm Labourer. Whereas I revoke all my former testamentary dispositions and appoint Joseph Jones of Littleport Bridge, Blacksmith and Frederick Andrew Davies, 2 Granby Street Littleport, Jeweller, my executors.

I bequeath to my daughter Mrs. Dolliday the sum of Ten shillings to be paid to her one month after my death. I bequeath to my son, Herbert Handley, my silver verge watch and gold albert also my gun for his absolute use. And I direct my Executors to sell my furniture and effects of which I stand possessed of at the time of my death and out of the proceeds of such sale to pay my just debts funeral and testamentary expenses and the residue if any to be placed in the Bank with my other monies . And I direct my executors to equally divide the monies in the Post Office Bank and Capital and Counties Bank at Ely between my Ten children Alfred Handley, Samuel Handley, Herbert Handley, Arthur William Handley, Sarah Weilden, Mary Ann Molt, Rachel Norman, Kate Rack (Flack) , Ruth Baron, Alice Maud Handley. In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand this ninth day of September one thousand nine hundred and eight.

Signed by the said testator and acknowledged as and for his last will in the presence of us who present at the same time in his presence at his request and in the presence of one another have herewith set our names as witnesses.

George Strafford Silt Road Littleport Painter
Harry Raynor Silt Road Littleport Farmer

On the 9th day of February 1909 Probate of this Will was granted at Peterborough to Joseph Jones and Frederick Andrew Davies the Executors.

More About SAMUEL HANDLEY:
1851, Agricultural labourer, aged 12, born and living at Littleport
1881, Farm Bailiff, aged 42, born in Littleport, Cambridgeshire and living in Feltwell, Norfolk
1891, Farm Bailiff, aged 52, born and living in Littleport

More About ANN DOE:
1851, Agricultural labourer, aged 12, born and living at Littleport
1881, Wife, aged 42, born Littleport, Cambridgeshire and living in Feltwell, Norfolk
1891, Wife, aged 52, born and living at Littleport

Children of SAMUEL HANDLEY and ANN DOE are:

SARAH HANDLEY, b. Abt. 1862, Littleport, Isle of Ely, Cambridgeshire; d. Aft. 1883, (Unknown);

m. (UNKNOWN) WEILDEN, 1883, pos Littleport, Isle of Ely, Cambridgeshire;
b. Bef. 1870, (Unknown); d. Aft. 1883, (Unknown).

MARY ANN HANDLEY, b. Abt. 1864, Littleport, Isle of Ely, Cambridgeshire; d. Aft. 1881, (Unknown);

m. (UNKNOWN) MOLT, 1883, Littleport, Isle of Ely, Cambridgeshire;
b. Unknown, (Unknown); d. Unknown, (Unknown).
More About MARY ANN HANDLEY:
1881, Field worker, aged 17, born Littleport, Cambridgeshire and living in Feltwell, Norfolk

ELIZA EMMA HANDLEY, b. Abt. 1867, Littleport, Isle of Ely, Cambridgeshire; d. Aft. 1888, (Unknown);

m. JAMES DALLIDAY, 16 Jun 1888, Littleport, Isle of Ely, Cambridgeshire;
b. Bef. 1875, (Unknown); d. Aft. 1888, (Unknown).
More About ELIZA EMMA HANDLEY:
1881, Field worker, aged 14, born Littleport, Cambridgeshire and living in Feltwell, Norfolk

RACHEL HANDLEY, b. Abt. 1868, Littleport, Isle of Ely, Cambridgeshire; d. Aft. 1887, (Unknown);

m. WILLIAM NORMAN, 14 Dec 1887, Littleport, Isle of Ely, Cambridgeshire;
b. Bef. 1874, (Unknown); d. Aft. 1887, (Unknown).

ALFRED HANDLEY, b. Abt. 1870, Littleport, Isle of Ely, Cambridgeshire; d. Aft. 1891, (Unknown).

ARTHUR WILLIAM HANDLEY, b. Abt. 1872, Littleport, Isle of Ely, Cambridgeshire; d. Aft. 1891, (Unknown).

HERBERT HANDLEY, b. Abt. 1874, Feltwell, Norfolk; d. Abt. 1913, (Unknown).

SAMUEL HANDLEY, b. Abt. 1876, Feltwell, Norfolk; d. Aft. 1891, (Unknown).

KATE HANDLEY, b. Abt. 1880, Feltwell, Norfolk; d. Aft. 1902, (Unknown);

m. THOMAS FLACK, 01 Mar 1902, Littleport, Isle of Ely, Cambridgeshire;
b. Bef. 1889, (Unknown); d. Aft. 1902, (Unknown).
More About KATE HANDLEY:
1881, Daughter, aged 1, born and living in Feltwell, Norfolk
1891, Scholar aged 11 living in Littleport

RUTH HANDLEY, b. Abt. 1880, Feltwell, Norfolk; d. Aft. 1891, (Unknown);

m. (UNKNOWN) BARON, 1900, pos Littleport, Isle of Ely, Cambridgeshire;
b. Unknown, (Unknown); d. Unknown, (Unknown).
More About RUTH HANDLEY:
1881, Daughter, aged 1, born and living in Feltwell, Norfolk
1891, Scholar aged 11 living in Littleport

ALICE MAUD HANDLEY, b. Abt. 1883, Littleport, Isle of Ely, Cambridgeshire; d. Aft. 1891, (Unknown).

More About ALICE MAUD HANDLEY:
1891, Scholar aged 8 born and living in Littleport

Footnote

This will was transcribed by Alan Rose. If you have any information about this will please contact Alan Rose email: alan@afrose.screaming.net

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