09 August 2015

Sarah Prather's Will

Maryland, Register of Wills Records, Allegany Wills 1790-1850 vol A:

Will of Sarah Prather
9 August 1824

Image 134  Page 230
Granddaughter, Elizabeth Riely
Daughter, Ruth Collins
Children: James, Sarah, Ruth, Charles, Basil, and Je__? - daughter Jane has had an advance...
...sufficient and legal proof that she [granddaughter] will liberate Jane at the age of 28 years...

...said children of [slave] Susanna....

Witnesses: John Jacobs, Susan Jacobs, Sophia Lantz

Transcription can be found here.

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