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Former Coordinators
Sue Loder 1999-2006
Janice Brown 2007-2008
Last Updated
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December 29, 2014
Current Coordinator
Laverne Tornow

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Cape May County Will Extracts


Calendar of New Jersey Wills and Administrations 1730-1750

Documents Relating to the Colonial History of the State of New Jersey

Archives of the State of New Jersey First Series Volume XXX; Vol II of Calendar of Wills, Administrations, Etc. 1730 - 1750

Published 1918 Somerville, NJ

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Will of Charles Dennes (Dennis)

1747, January 9 Page 140   Will of Charles Dennes (Dennis), Gentleman of Cape May County.

Wife: Priscilla

Sons-in-law:John Cresse (minor) and Joseph Ludlam

Son: Charles Dennis to have plantation at Cohansey, Salem County, at the upper end of the place called Beachens Neck, joining land of Nehemiah Craven and oland of Stathem.

Executoes: Brother Phillip Dennis and Charles Davis

Witnesses: Henry Young, John Mackey, Elizabeth Mackey

Proved 16 May 1749

Letters granted to Phillip Dennis in Cumberland County

Libre 6 page 223

1749,May 15 Inventory of Personal estate of Charles Dennis ƒ136.13.9

Appraisers: Henry Young and Joseph Ludlam

Charles Dennis is an ancestor of Laverne Tornow