BRIGHTWELL - MD - 1774 - Will

BRIGHTWELL, John
Prince George's Co., MD
9 March 1766; 24 Nov 1774

... To eldest son, John Brightwell, Frederick Co., Negro fellow Ben, aged about 42, Negro woman Peg aged about 40 and a Negro boy Abraham aged about 4.

... To Charles Wood, Sr. Frederick Co., Negro girl Hanna aged about 10.

... To Joseph Letchworth, Sr. Negro fellow Frank aged about 40.

... To Verlindo Oden, daughter of Elias Oden, Charles Co. Negro girl Peg aged 1-1/2 years.

... To daughter Catherine Odom, stock.

... To son Thomas Coleman Brightwell, executor, Negro boy Isaac, Negro fellow Jacob aged about 30 and a Negro woman Nan aged about 23, plantation where I now dwell, "Colebrook", alias "Poppler Hill", with all land and rest of temporal estate.

... To daughter, Urselee Morton, furniture.

... To daughter, Pracilla Orme, furniture.

... To daughter, Elioner Baden, stock.

... To John Beaver Carpenter, stock and furniture.

... To grandson Leonard Letchworth, horse.

Witness: John Bowers; James Greenwood and John Sarratt.

Contributed by: saundrab@email.msn.com


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