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Date: 31 Jan 1744/1745
Place: Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts
Imported only 31 Jan 1744 from Death Date and marked as uncertain.
User ID: 21DFCB7D2965564C93F7C8A852AAD2E72701
Note: S.D.38-427: Will of Alexander French, gent; Jan.23,1746 -Mar.4,1745(6) (No inventory on record).To wife Rebecca the bed on which I now lye & the household stuffexcept what I had with my first wife Mary & use & improvement ofthe best room so long as she remains a widow. To eldest sonAlexander one yoke of oxen & one suit of my apparel & my gun, sword& belt & half my homestead and stock and outside tools etc. To sonSamuel other half of my homestead & my best hatt, the land lying inthe So. Precinct of Braintree, also 1 acre of salt marsh equally toboth sons and they are to maintain my widow and bring up my sonsAsa & Jacob to age of 14 years and my daughter Experience to age of12 years. To son Isaac 20/ at age of 21, his grandfather ThomasWhite making a child of him is why I give him no more. To daughterMehitable French the household stuff I had with my first wife hermother and 20. To daughter Elizabeth French 20 at age of 18 paidby sons Alexander & Samuel. To son Asa 30 acres of outlands boundedE. on Middle Swamp, N. on Ensign Joseph Wales, S. on NathanielFrench. To son Jacob 30 acres of outlands E. on his brother Asa, N.on Joseph Wales, S. on Nathaniel French, and all my swamp landsequally between them. To daughter Experience French 20 at age of18 paid by sons Asa and Jacob. To wife Rebecca 20 acres ofoutlands, E. on Jacob, N. on Joseph Wales, & S. on NathanielFrench. To sons Alexander & Samuel all remainder of outlands andright to cut timber on all lands up to 3000 ft. of pine boardsuntil other sons are of age. The wages of my son Samuel who is nowin service at Louisburg to go to my estate, he being now under age.To sons Alexander & Samuel that 1/4 of a sawmill called French's.Remainder of my apparel to them and they to be executors.Wit: Joshua Hayward, Joseph Wales, Samuel Niles Jr.
Date: 2 Dec 2004
Prior to import, this record was last changed 18:07:13 2 Dec 2004.
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