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Sue Loder 1999-2006
Janice Brown 2007-2008
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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 Henry Stites

1748-9, February 6 Page 458-459   Will of Henry Stites of Cape May County.

Son: Esaiah, sole executor and to have all that tract of landand marsh whereonI live, joining Richard Smithand all thelandthat was formerly John Reeves'; also ½ of personal estate.

Daughter: Deborah Schillinger ½ of moveables.

Witnesses: Richard Smith, Hannah Smith, Daniel Hand

Proved 3 May 1749

Libre 6 Page 62

1749 May 25 Inventory of Personal estate of Henry Stites (ƒ159.14.2) includes cattle, sheep and swine (ƒ100.3).

Appraisers: Joseph Savage, Zebulon Swaine