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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 Jacob Spicer

1732, November 4 Page 450   Will of Jacob Spicer of Cape May County.

Wife Sarah

Son: Jacob to have all my lands within the province of West New Jersey or elsewhere, also 2/3 of personal estate; but if dies before 23, which will be the 10th of April or thereabouts 1739 without lawful issue, then my brother Thomas Spicer shall hold my land in the county of Gloucester, he to have ½ the benefit of the fishery on my plantation in Gloucester during life and same reverts to my son Jacob incase he survives him.

Executors: Wife Sarah and son Jacob Spicer

witnesses: Jacob Spicer, William Coats, Joshua Grainger, Joseph Sligh

Affirmed 9 April 1742

Libre 4 Page 318