The Early Records of the Town of Providence, Volume 6

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Snow & Farnham Company, 1894 - Archives
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Page 167 - God and calling unto mind the mortality of my body and •knowing that it is appointed for all men once to die do make and ordain this my last Will and Testament, that is to say principally and first of all I give and recommend my soul into the hands of Almighty God that gave it, and my body I recommend to the earth, to be buried In decent christian burial at the discretion of my executors. Nothing doubting but at the general resurrection I shall receive the same again by the mighty power of God.
Page 154 - Mortality of my body, and knowing that it is appointed for all men once to die, do make and ordain this my last Will and Testament, that is to say, Principally and first of all, I give and recommend my Soul into the hand...
Page 173 - Legacies and Bequests, and Executors, by me in any ways before Named, willed and Bequeathed, Ratifying and Confirming this and no other, to be my last Will and testament, in witness whereof I have Hereunto set my Hand and Seal, the Day and year above written.
Page v - RESOLVED, That Horatio Rogers, George M. Carpenter, and Edward Field, are hereby appointed record commissioners, who shall serve without compensation, for the purpose of collecting and printing the early records of the town of Providence. And said commissioners are hereby authorized to expend the sum of one thousand dollars for collecting and printing said records, said sum to be charged to the appropriation for printing.
Page 157 - Friday the third day of July in the yeare of Our Lord One thousand...
Page 269 - ... of the aforesaid children, they should keep, retain, and enjoy for their own use and benefit forever. I also appoint, constitute and ordain my beloved sons William Webb and John Webb executors to this my last Will and Testament In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and affixed my seal this the seventh day of October Anno Domini one thousand seven hundred and eighty nine. Mary Webb Seal Signed, sealed, published and declared in presence of Thomas Owen, Jurat Elizabeth Webb...
Page 182 - Executors by me in any ways before this time named, willed and bequeathed. Ratifying & Confirming this and no other to be my last Will & Testament, In Witness whereof, I have hereunto set my hand and seal the Day and Year Before written.
Page 233 - John & hanah baker) was borne on the 25th day of august in the yeare of our lord one thousand Seven...
Page 147 - Richard Arnold Asistan' : Edward Smith Thomas Arnold Joseph williams Eliezer Arnold. Thomas Olney. / The Jnventarey of ye Estate of william Carpenter of Pautuxett in ye towneshipp of Providence, deceased, in ye Colloney of Rhode Jsland & Providence plantations in New England is as followeth. / Ib sd Jmprimis one Cloake 02-00-00 Jt one loose Coate & one straite bodyed Coate 00-06-00 Jt Twoo loose bodyed Coates 01-00-00 Jt Two loose bodyed Coats neere worne out 00-03-00 Jt foure west coats two much...
Page 226 - Executor hereafter named and as touching the disposition of such temporal estate as it hath pleased God to bestow upon me I give and dispose thereof as followeth.

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