Munson, Underwood, Horn, Fairfield and Allied Families - Joseph Cobbs Will — 1653

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     This is the last Will and Testament of me, Joseph Cobbs, aged sixty years of age or thereabouts. Imprimis. I do bequeath unto my well beloved wife, Elizabeth Cobbs, one parcel of land containing Three Hundred Acres of Land or thereabout, commonly called Goose Hill Land. And further I do Bequeath unto my well beloved Wife all Moveables that are upon the sd land, as cattle (to say), seventeen head of cows and yearlings and three calves, with Hoggs, Young and old, Thirty Two or thereabouts. Provided she does marry, ye said children that are left shall have each a child's proportion, and so to be devided between them. And further I do Bequeath to my son, Benjamin Cobbs, one red cow and her calf. Item. And further I do Bequeath to my son, Pharoah Cobbs, one cow and her calf, red. Item. And further I do Bequeath unto my daughter, Elizabeth Cobbs, one black cow and one black yearling. Item. This is my last Will and Testament, now living at the mercy of God on my death bed in good sense. As Witness my hand this 1st day of March, Anno Dom. 1653-+Joseph S Cobb. [Seal.]     Signed, Sealed and Delivd in ye presence of us,          Joseph Dunn, Jno. Childs.


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