Benjamin Bartholomew - 1784

BARTHOLOMEW, BENJAMIN. Chester Boro. September 29, 1784. Codicil: November 4, 1784. December 2, 1784. Provides for wife Sarah. To brother Edward 200. To my nephews John and Benjamin, sons of brother Joseph, 100. To nephew Joseph, son of brother Thomas, 150. To sister Rachel Davis 50. To niece Hannah, widow of Archibald Thompson, 80. To Catharine, widow of brother Thomas, deceased, 50, and to her daughter Elizabeth Griffith 50. To Sarah Boggs, my former housekeeper, 50. To nephews John and Joseph, sons of brother Andrew, deceased, 100 each. To John and Elizabeth, children of my sister Elizabeth Davis, 50 each. To niece Sarah Willson 50. Executors: Brother Edward, nephew John, son of brother Joseph. Codicil gives to Baptist Meeting in Tredyffrin 150. To Hannah, wife of nephew John Bartholomew, a feather bed. Wit: John Odenheimer, Henry Odenheimer.

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