Person:Samuel Freathy (1)

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Samuel Freathy
b.Est 1660
d.24 Nov 1685
m. Bef 1651
  1. Joan FreethyEst 1651 -
  2. Elizabeth FreathyEst 1653 -
  3. John FreethyEst 1656 - Bef 1692
  4. James FreethyEst 1658 - Bef 1690
  5. Samuel FreathyEst 1660 - 1685
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Name Samuel Freathy
Gender Male
Birth[1] Est 1660
Death[1] 24 Nov 1685
Probate[1] 18 Dec 1685 administration of estate granted to Robert Eliett


Estate

Inventory of Samuell Freathy's estate was completed by John Penwill and William Wormewood 23 March 1685/6 at York. Contents of the estate include hooks, lines, "20 Cod Hoookes," lead, and items in the boat, including "a Rhoade, 18 fathome" and "1 Compass," all of which indicate Samuel was a fisherman. Total value of the estate was £45 16s.[2]


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 William Freethy, in Anderson, Robert Charles; George F. Sanborn; and Melinde Lutz Sanborn. The Great Migration: Immigrants to New England, 1634-1635. (NEHGS, 1999-2011)
    Vol II p. 585-586.

    Samuel, b. say 1660; on 25 Nov 1685, a coroner's jury convened "to view the body of Samuell Freathy deceased November 24, 1685" found that "upon search according to our best understanding & judgments that falling out of a canoe into the water, the water & the cold was the cause of his death;" on 18 Dec 1685, administration on the estate of "Samuell Freathy, lately deceased," was granted to "Mr. Robert Eliett of the Great Island in New Hampshire, merchant"; apparently unmarried."

  2. York Deeds, Vol 5 p. 80