d.18 Jul 1655 Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Facts and Events
The Probate Record for William Adams of Farmington
"Probate Records Vol. II, 1650 to 1663, Page 76.
Addams, William, Farmington. Invt. £36-03-00. Taken 6 September, 1655, by Stephen Hart, Thomas Newell, Thomas Judd & John Hart. The children: Benjamin, age 6 years; Elizabeth, 3 years; Samuel Heacock, 12; and Joseph Heacock, 10 years of age. This Court desires Mr. Steele and Thomas Judd to preserve the Estate and to place out ye Children as well as they can [Note that the mother had died soon after the father, before his probate occurred], and make Return to ye Court in May next.
Court Record, Page 79—1st Tuesday in December, 1655: Exhibited an Invt."