m. Bef. 1710
Facts and Events
From Source:Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States. Probate Records, 1686-1903; with Index and Docket, 1685-1967, p. 42:245 (FHL Film 0550902)
In the name of God amen. I Abigail Reed of Abington in the County of Plymouth & Commonwealth of Massachusetts widow, being advanced in age & being in the free Exercise of Reason & memory do make & ordain this my last will and Testament in the following manner viz -
Imprimis I give and bequeath to my Son James Reed one Dollar to be paid by my Executor, in one year after my decease.
Item I give and bequeath to my Daughter Tabitha Lincoln two thirds of all my personal Estate, in whatsoever it may consist after my just debts funeral charges and the above legacy is paid.
Item I give & bequeath to my daughter Experience Reed one third of all my personal Estate in whatsoever it may consist after my just debts funeral charges and the above Legacy is paid.
Item I appoint & ordain Philip Pratt of Abington in the County of Plymouth aforesaid my sole Executor to this my last Will and Testament which said Executor I order to pay all my just debts funeral charges & Legacies in one year after my decease.
In witness whereof I the said Abigail Reed have hereunto set my hand and Seal this twenty first day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seven.
Witnesses: Samuel Norton, John Noyes, John Fullerton. Proved 1 Feb 1808.