This article displays in one automatically-generated column. View the full page to see article in its original form.


The following appears m the Illustrated London H)fu>s pf January 14tb :— " The will dated Ootober gift, 1892, of Mr Alfred Richard Oreyke, late bf Holbrook, near Horsham, Sussex, and of 112 Eaton square, who died on November 80th, was proved on Deoember 30th. by Colonel Sir William Assbeton Bardley-Wilmot, Bart, John Borkbeok Lubbock and Richard Dawes, the executors, the value of the personal estate amounting to upwards of £180,000. The taptator giyes the Holbrook estate, 112 Eaton square, and all his furniture, plate, pictures, boofee, household effects, horses, carriages, and live and dead etopk tp his wife, Mrs Elizabeth Rose Rebecca Creyke, and there are other gifts tp hsr. He bequeaths £500 eaoh toj tbe Ohureh Extension Association, JbLilburn Park road, and St. Stephen's Orphanage, York ; £509 eaoh to Richard Patrick Oiogstoun, John Charles Wattß, Be? tie Lubbock and hiß niece, Barbara Bagge ; £200 eaoh to his executors, and to eacb servant m his servioe at his death, £5 for eaoh. oomplete year of service. The residue of his real and personal estate, except his property m New Zealand, he leaves upon trust, for bis wife for life ; at ! uer ut._-_b Le further bequeaths £6000 eaoh to five daughters of his sister Caroline Julia Baggo ; £12,000 lo Btephen Salusbury Bagge, sou of his gaid sister ; £2000 to Sir Robert Grenville, Bart ; £7000 fio Captain Charles Batejion Harvey ; '£7009 to his niece TUyrjj, Creyke ; £6000 fo his niece %cdi' ! Or kyko ) £12,000 to his nephew' Rolf' Crejke ; £84,000 m equal sharps to the four daughters of his brother Walter Pennington Creyke j £12,000 to Launcelot Creyke, the son of his said brother ; and the ultimate residue to his wife absolutely. By a separate will (dated July 22nd, 1889) the testator

gives all his real and personal estate m New Zealand to his wife absolutely " Mr Creyke arrived m Obristchurch m the very early days and wbb ocoupied with pastoral pursuits. He subsequently sold out and became the owDer of a considerable amount of town and suburban property. He lived for a number of years at Hum aud went Home early m tbo Billies.

This article text was automatically generated and may include errors. View the full page to see article in its original form.
Permanent link to this item
Bibliographic details
Word Count

WILL OF AN OLD CANTERBURY SETTLER. Timaru Herald, Volume LV, Issue 5651, 3 March 1893

  1. New formats

    Papers Past now contains more than just newspapers. Use these links to navigate to other kinds of materials.

  2. Hierarchy

    These links will always show you how deep you are in the collection. Click them to get a broader view of the items you're currently viewing.

  3. Search

    Enter names, places, or other keywords that you're curious about here. We'll look for them in the fulltext of millions of articles.

  4. Search

    Browsed to an interesting page? Click here to search within the item you're currently viewing, or start a new search.

  5. Search facets

    Use these buttons to limit your searches to particular dates, titles, and more.

  6. View selection

    Switch between images of the original document and text transcriptions and outlines you can cut and paste.

  7. Tools

    Print, save, zoom in and more.

  8. Explore

    If you'd rather just browse through documents, click here to find titles and issues from particular dates and geographic regions.

  9. Need more help?

    The "Help" link will show you different tips for each page on the site, so click here often as you explore the site.