Families of Dickerman Ancestry; Descendants of Thomas Dickerman, an Early Settler of Dorchester, Massachusetts

Families of Dickerman Ancestry; Descendants of Thomas Dickerman, an Early Settler of Dorchester, Massachusetts

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1897 edition. Excerpt: ...of deeds made by the original owners of wild lands in this region to Isaac8 Dickerman has been handed down in the family and is now in possession of the authors of this work. May 10, 1756, Isaac8 Dickerman transferred to his son Stephen' half of his dwelling house and homestead and also half of his land in Plainfield and Cooper's Quarter. This was property in New Haven, and the whole of it passed to Stephen Dickerman by the will after his father's death. The estate was appraised at 11. 4. 9., of which 609. 4. 9. was in real estate and included about 245 acres of land. The following is his will, as found in New Haven Probate records: At a Court of Probate held at New Haven in the District of New Haven on the 21 day of Oct' A. D.: 1758: Present John Hubbard Esq'. Judge. Elihu Chauncey ) . .v-, _ r Esqrs Jus- of the Quorum John Whiting Clerk Timothy Stone ) J Said Justices of the Quorum being called in on account of the Relation of the Judge to one of the Legatees in the Will offered to be proved & approved. Samuel Dickerman, nominated Executor in the last Will & Testament of Isaac Dickerman Esq' late of New Haven Decd exhibited said Instrument in this Court, the witnesses to which being sworn before ye Court of Probate on the 2nd day of Instant Octob', the same is accepted & approvd for Record. Said Ex' accepts said Trust. In the Name of God Amen. I Isaac Dickerman, of the Town & County of New Haven & Colony of Connec1 in New England, of sound mind and memory, do make this my last Will & Testam' in manner & form following--First I commit my Soul into ye Hand of God who gave it & my Body to the Grave to be buried in a decent manner at the discretion of my Exr hereafter named; and as to my worldly...show more

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  • Paperback | 230 pages
  • 188.98 x 246.13 x 12.19mm | 421.84g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236654765
  • 9781236654762