ANN CHRISTIAN als MYLREA Will 1746 Jurby

From Summary of Wills, A Manx Notebook

dated 21 Jul 1746; Ballamore; husb Wm Christian atty genl exor; dau Elizth Christian (Cornah miln, Ballure Miln + The Park); all ch, gch etc (half a guinea); bequests to poor; names Patt Christian (dau Margt); cousin Wm Mcylrea; Capt Wm Cubon acks 3 guineas for himself,wife + ch, likewise James Oates acks 3g


  1. Deemster/Archdeacon/MHK/Attorney General line in her own right and also through her marriage
  2. Daughter of Daniel Mylrea & Margaret Curlett als Parr, baptised about 1687 in Ballaugh
  3. Married William Christian, Jurby 1707. At various times William was Sumner General, Attorney General and Receiver General on IOM
  4. Nine children of whom daughter Margaret married Thomas Christian, parish captain; daughter Jane married Daniel Lace, MHK; and daughter Elizabeth became second wife of Rev James Wilks, High Bailiff, Vicar General. No information on others
  5. Patt Christian might be her uncle. Her mother's 1692 will mentions her brother Patrick Christian

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From Summary of Wills, A Manx Notebook

1753-1 A 15 CHRISTIAN William rcvr genl ballamore; to be buried nr wife's grave; to wch of gch that inherit b'more; son-i-law thos christian h/o margt; son-i-law thos christian of the Nappin; dau elizth (cornah mills) exex


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