Will of Evert Wendell - 1763


In the name of God, Amen. I, Evert Wendell, of Albany, trader, being in perfect health. I leave all my estate to my mother, Anettie Wendell, for life. After her death I leave to my sister Gessie 100. Of the remainder, I leave to the children of my sister Elizabeth, deceased, to my sister Gessie, to my sister Cathalina, wife of Gysbert Marselis, and to the only son of my sister Catharine.

I make my mother executor.

Dated May 2, 1763.

Witnesses, Gerit Van Sante, Jr., Robert Yates, Cornelius Wendell.

notes

Will dated May 2, 1763. Probated October 6, 1764. Printed in Abstract of Wills volume 30, p. 355.

The only Cornelis Wendell of note would have been about eighteen-years-old in 1763.

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first posted: 5/5/07