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Sue Loder 1999-2006
Janice Brown 2007-2008
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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 Bezabiel Osborne

1729, November 28 Page 363   Will of Bezabiel Osborne of Cape May County.

Brother: Ananias Osborne sole executor and all my lands forever,
Moveables to my sister Ruth and to my brother Nathan Osborne.
Witnesses: Jeremiah Hand, John Robinson, Henry Stite, Jr.

Proved: June 28, 1734

1734, March 28 "This may certifie that Ananias Osborne the within named executor"(to whom letters of testamentary were granted) desires that his brother Nathan Osborne may administer in his stead; provided that he shall not at any time contrive to disanull or make void the said will.
Signed, Ananias Osborne (his mark)

Witness: Jacob Spicer

Libre 3 Page 444

1734, March 28 Inventory of Personal estate of Bezabiel Osborne (ƒ45.16.0).
Appraisers: Moses Cross and Henry Leonard