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Dorcas (Gildersleeve) Lester (1663 - 1723)

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Dorcas Lester formerly Gildersleeve aka Lester
Born in Hempstead, Nassau, New Yorkmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 1683 in Hempstead, Nassau, New Yorkmap
Descendants descendants
Mother of
Died in Hempstead, Nassau, New Yorkmap
Profile last modified 19 Feb 2019 | Created 4 Jun 2013
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Biography

Dorcas was to inherit eight acres land at Newfield, New York, she was named as Dorkis Lester, a married daughter of Richard Gildersleeve of Hempstead in his will dated 7 April 1690. [1]

Birth

1663 Hempstead, Nassau, New York[2][3][4]

Death

1723 Hempstead, Nassau, New York[5][6][7]

Marriage

1683 Hempstead, Nassau, New York[8][9]

Sources

  1. Abstracts of Early Wills of Queens County, New York, Recorded in Libers A and C of Deeds.
  2. Source: #S20 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for Mordecai Lester
  3. Source: #S20 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for Thomas Lester
  4. Source: #S20 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for Dorcas Gildersleeve
  5. Source: #S20 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for Thomas Lester
  6. Source: #S20 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for Mordecai Lester
  7. Source: #S20 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for Dorcas Gildersleeve
  8. Source: #S20 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for Thomas Lester
  9. Source: #S20 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for Dorcas Gildersleeve
  • Source: S20 Title: Ancestry Family Trees Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.; Repository: #R2

Acknowledgments

  • Thank you to Malcolm Bliss for creating WikiTree profile Gildersleeve-89 through the import of Malcolm Bliss Family Tree_AutoBackup_2013-05-29_01.ged on May 29, 2013.


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