ANN CALLOW als MYLREA 1762 Maughold

From Summary of Wills, A Manx Notebook

dated 24 apr 1762; sons Dan, Wm, Thos, Edwd; dau Margt + Ann; sister decd; husb Wm exor


Submitted by: Jim Smith (5470)

Date: February 6, 2014 LDS Film: 106386

CALLOW, Ann 1762-2 Maughold MYLREA E w 0106386 Summary of the Will of Ann Callow alias Mylrea 1762-2 Maughold

A very fuzzy will, difficult to read. Her husband was William Callow and named Administrator. She names Sons Daniel, William, Thomas, Edward. Daughters named are Margaret and Ann. Probate June 7th, 1762 at Lezayre

Witnesses appear to be William Christian and John Gell

Pledges are John Cowle and Robert Corlet of Lezayre.

Esther Maddrell claims for £12:0:0


  1. Daughter of Daniel Mylrea & Lucy Parry, baptised 1723 in Ballaugh
  2. Great grand daughter of William McYlrea & Ann Christian, grand daughter of Daniel Mylrea & Margaret Curlett als Parr
  3. Married CAPTAIN William Callow in about 1747; six children. Claughbane (Manx = white stone)
  4. Children: Daniel b1750, William b1752, Thomas b1755, Edward b1759-1765, Margaret b1755, Ann b1754
  5. Might have been another child Jane who died 1764 aged 1
  6. Her brother Thomas died 1759 (in Ireland?), naming William Callow as one of the supervisors of his children [including Daniel, hero of the Harpooner incident]
  7. Her brother Daniel left legacies to Ann's children when he died in 1775

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