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Bradley martin

Children: Henry H., Elizabeth H., Harriet, Jane Ann.

Spouse: Harriet B.

Repository: Livingston County Courthouse, Geneseo, NY.
Misc. Rec. Book 1, page 125-129.

Martin, Bradley -- Avon; 12 Apr 1825. Livingston County

"I . . . being sick and weak in body and considering the uncertainty of this mortal life . . . my last will and testament . . . unto my beloved wife Harriet B. . . . one third part of all my personal estate, goods and chattels . . . third part of all my lands . . . in lieu . . . of all her right of dower in my estate . . .

to my only son Henry H. Martin . . . one thousand dollars . . . to obtain his education (and) one fourth part of all my real estate . . .

to my eldest daughter Elizabeth . . . one fourth part of the rest . . . one fourth part of all my real estate

to my second daughter Harriet M. . . .

one other fourth part . . . to my youngest daughter Jane Ann Martin . . . one other fourth."

Executors: Harriet B. Martin, Charles Sittle, Herman Ladd.

Will recorded: 31 May 1825

 
Contributors note:

One-third of his estate went to his wife. The remaining two-thirds of his estate was split four ways between his four children, with his son, Henry H. Martin, receiving and extra $1000 for his education.


Contributor: Liz Cornish.

 


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