Person:Rebecca Smith (125)

  1. Rebecca Smith - 1725
  2. Benoni Smith1700 - 1776
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Name Rebecca Smith
Gender Female
Death[1] 25 Mar 1725 Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
  1. Manwaring, Charles William, A Digest of the Early Connecticut Probate Records.

    Page 227-324 Name: Rebeckah Smith Location: Wethersfield
    Died 25 March, 1725. Invt. £59-03-00. Taken by Josiah Churchill and Nathaniel Stilman. £9 given to the abovesaid decd. by her uncle Joseph Church, in the hands of Joseph Church, Will dated 20 March, 1724.
    I, Rebeckah Smith of Wethersfield, make this my last will and testament: I give unto my brother Benoni Smith all my meadow land on the east side of the Great River, bounded west on sd. river, east on land of Thomas Wadsworth, north and south unknown to me, but be it according to the records of sd. land. I give to my brother Benoni and to my brother Timothy Smith all my other land, to be divided between them by themselves. I give to Martha, the daughter of Deliverance Blynn, my pewter salt sellar and pan; and to Mollie, the daughter of sd. Blynn, a pewter plate; and to Rebeckah Blynn my Bible. As to my other personal or moveable estate, I give and bequeath to my honoured mother Mary Smith, my sisters, Mary Smith, Mehetable Smith and Mercy Smith, and my sd. brothers, Benoni Smith and Timothy Smith, to be divided to them in that proportion as shall seem suitable and convenient to my kinsman Deliverance Blynn of sd. Wethersfield, whom I constitute my sole executor.
    Witness: Daniel Stocking, Christopher Graham, Nathaniel Burnham.
    Rebeckah Smith, ls.
    Court Record, Page 104--5 October, 1725: Will now exhibited, proven and accepted.