WILLS, ADMINSTRATIONS, BONDS and PROBATE
1 Prerogative Court of Canturbury (PCC) Wills - 1383 to 1857
Transcriptions of the Index of PCC Wills
2 Principal Registry of Probate - From 1858 to 1930
Extracts from the Calendar of Wills
Here are three additional references to STRANGE in the Calendar of Wills where STRANGE is an executor from David Nash Ford's MAY family history:
Lucy May, wife of John May of Bath Road, Reading, Berkshire. Died 2nd December 1850. Admon Oxford, 25th July 1894 to William Jefferys Strange, brewer & George May, surgeon. Effects £519 4s 10d. Former grant June 1869.
John May of Eldon House, Reading St.Giles, Berkshire, gentleman. Died 10th May 1870. Probate Oxford, 1st June to William Jefferys Strange of Aldermaston, Berkshire, brewer, George May the Younger of Castle Street, Reading, Berkshire, surgeon & Samuel Druce of Eynsham, Oxfordshire, yeoman. Effects £120,000.
Daniel May of Ashleigh, Parkside Road, Reading, Berkshire. Died 13th November 1911. Probate Oxford, 20th December. to Anne May, widow & Edgar Strange May, brewer. Effects £7,066 13s 1d.
3 Bank of England Will Extracts (1717-1845)
Only 12 references to STRANGE in the Bank of England Wills Index.
4. Archdeaconary Court of London Wills (1700-1807)
A singular mention here:
STRANGE, Thomas, St Botolph Aldgate, Mar 1729