The Will of John Smith
The last Will and Testament of Iohn Smith of Arundel I will that the Children of my two Daughters the Wife of Ioseph Miller & the Wife of Samuel Iameson Shall have all my Real Estate, but what Robert Smith bought of Benja Downing, the which purchase I will to William Smith the Son of Robert Smith Decd. The Stock with the other moveables I will to my Wife with the one Third of the Income of all the aforesd Estate during her Life. I Will that Ioseph Miller & Samuel Iameson be my Executors Dated April 8. 1748.
|Signed and Sealed |
in presence of us.
Enoch X Danforth
| ||Iohn Smith (Seal)|
| Probated 17 May 1748. Inventory returned 25 June 1748, at £1130, by Thom as Perkins Benj: Downing and Abel Morrell, appraisers. |
[Source: Maine Wills, 1640-1760 (Portland, Me., 1887), p. 571, citing Probate Office, 7, 152.]