Category Archives: Young

More Thomson/Young wills

I’ve seen a copy of the will of John Young, second husband of Penelope Thomson (her first husband being George Robb): see these posts. The document, dated 1827, is described as ‘the inventory of the personal estate of the deceased … Continue reading

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The will of Penelope Young (formerly Robb formerly Thomson)

I’ve obtained a copy of the will of Penelope Young, widow of John Young and before that of George Robb (see these posts). Penelope died on 8 December 1849, leaving household furniture and cash to a total of £35, 15s … Continue reading

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More on the Robb-Thomson-Young connection

Following on from yesterday’s post, it turns out that Penelope Thomson, widow of George Robb, married for the second time as early as 1813 – only eight years after her first marriage. It also means that George died before this … Continue reading

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