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The Wills of Lady Johanna and Sir Walter St.John by Brian Carne

The Wills of Lady Johanna and Sir Walter St.John by Brian Carne
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Lady St.John wrote her will in March 1703 [New Style]. In ‘February 1704’ she added a long unsigned and unwitnessed codicil. She died on 15 January 1705 at the age of seventy-five.

Sir Walter's will is dated 8 March 1706, he was buried at St Mary's, Battersea on 9 July 1708, aged eighty-six.

Years:
1703-1706
1995
Type:
Research Report Article
Reference:
Report 28 (1995), pp. 34-45
Copyright:
Friends of Lydiard Park
Credit:
Friends of Lydiard Park
Last updated on:
Wednesday 8th September 2021

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Sir Walter St John (1622-1708), 3rd Baronet by Jonathan Richardson the Elder
Sir Walter St John (1622-1708), 3rd Baronet by Jonathan Richardson the Elder

Medium - oil on canvasMeasurements - H 74.5 x W 66...

Johanna St.John (1631-1705), wife of Sir Walter St.John, 3rd Baronet
Johanna St.John (1631-1705), wife of Sir Walter St.John, 3rd Baronet

Medium - oil on canvasMeasurements - H 71 x W 60 c...

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