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Abraham Lees
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1 MAY 1737 Saddleworth, Yorkshire, England
Jonathan Lees
Mary Mallalieu
Sarah Shaw 9 MAY 1765 Saddleworth
Anne Lees
Born: 9 MAY 1765 Knarbarn, Saddleworth
Died: 7 AUG 1845
Mary Lees
Born: 1767 Thurston Clough, Saddleworth, Yorkshire
Died: 1797
Betty Lees
Born: 1769 Knarbarn, Saddleworth
Linfit Lees
Born: 17 DEC 1776 Saddleworth, Yorkshire, England
Died: 1842
3 JUN 1814 Knarr Barn, Saddleworth, Yorkshire aged 77
Details of Will:
Abraham Lees of Knarr Barn, yeoman (infra will under £40) proved 30 July 1814

Executor: Linfit Lees (son), James Greaves of Austerlands, cotton manufacturer

Signed as Abram Lees: 9 February 1814

Witnessses: John Wood, Abram Wood, J (or T) Brearley

Property was occupied by John Wood, with a cottage occupied by Mary Lawton, widow
Fields named included: The Thurston, Spoutfield, Upperhouse Meadow, The Topfield and The Bent - also Four Acre Field, described as being near to Hilltop
Daughter Ann, named as the wife of John Greaves
Daughter Betty, wife of John Lees of Manchester
Daughters Esther and Sally (appeared to be unmarried)

(Information from Jim Bradley via Ancestry )

Knarr Barn close up:

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