Given Name: Hannah 1
Will: 14 May 1672 , , New York, United States
Change Date: 23 Mar 2011 at 15:44
The will of Hannah Titus, widow of Robert, was made May 14, 1672. Letters of administration were granted her son Content by Governor Andros, and an inventory made of the estate which amounted to L 52 13s. 6d, March 24, 1678-9. The following is a literal copy of her will, made at Huntington, L. I., where her home was. The original is on file in the office of the Clerk of the Court of Appeals, at Albany, N.Y.:
«tab»"May 14«sup»th«/sup» 1672. The last Will and testament of Hanna Titus, being in prefit memory, I bequeth my sowl to God that gave it, and my body to the earth, and for my Estate I depose of it as followeth: ---Imprimis I give to my sonn Content my house and all my land; and out of the forsaid house and Lands I give to my sonn John tenn pounds, which my son Content is to pay him. And I also give to my son John my mare, and to my son Edmond I give a horse, and to my son Samuel a browne cow, and a yearlin stear, and I give to my son Samuel's wife my warming pan, and to my son Abialle's wife my smoothing yron and to my son Contente's wife my Skimar, and for what remnants of sarg and cloth I have, my will is, that it be equally divided among all my children, and to my dafter Susana I give my sarg hoode, and for all the rest of my estate within the house and without it, I give to my son Abiall and Content to be equally divided between them two, and to this my will I set my hand in the presence of
Richard Williames the H marke of
Thomas Skidmore Hana Titus
«tab»Richard Williames being one of the witnesses to this will have given his oath to the truth of it before me Jonas Wood this 28 of May '79.
«tab»Thomas Skidmore being a witness to ye wth in written will doth declare in ye presence of God to ye truth of it before me
Issac Platt, Constable
In the absence of ye Justice.
Huntington, December ye 17«sup»th«/sup» 1679."
Robert TITUS b: 1600 in Stanstead Abbotts, , Hertfordshire, England
- Change Date:
23 Mar 2011
- John TITUS b: 1627 in , , , England
- Edmond TITUS b: 1630 in , , , England
- Samuel TITUS
- Susanna TITUS
- Abiel TITUS b: 17 Mar 1639/40 in Weymouth, , Massachusetts, United States
- Content TITUS b: 28 Mar 1643 in Weymouth, , Massachusetts, United States
- Abbrev: Genealogies of Long Island Families
Title: Genealogies of Long Island Families
Publication: Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1987
Page: page 345
- Abbrev: Titus Family in America : eleven generations
Title: itus family in America : eleven generations of the direct line from Robert Titus I to Dorothy Madalene Titus and Bursley Howland Titus XI : and an appendix containing the following, description of the calendar, old style and new style, inscriptions on the Eleazer Titus monument in the Titus family cemetery on Titus Hill, Colebrook, N.H., notes on the Titus family (descendants of Afton Gould Titus IX), notes on the Gould family, Bigelow family, Daggett family, and Carpenter family, narrative about the Titus family of Titusville, Florida, notes relating to the Titus family in England and certain descendants of Edmund Titus, the son of Robert I, a transcript relating to the Titus family in England, notes from James Bramston, 1744, and notes on Governor Thomas Mayhew : descendants of John Smith Titus VI : descendants of Calvin Titus VI
Author: Titus, Dorothy M.
Publication: Boston, Mass.: The editor, 1943, 68 pgs.
Page: page a2