Will of Annatje Marselis - 1769

In the name of God, Amen. I, ANNATJE MARSELIS, widow and relict of Johannis Marselis, late of the City of Albany, deceased.

I devise to my children, Guysbert Marselis, Eva the wife of Johannis M. Roseboom, Barbara, wife of Hendrick I. Bogert, Maria, wife of Henry Lansingh and Hendrick Marselis, all my estate and claim in all that tract of land commonly called Kaneejaderosseres in the County of Albany, formerly granted to Nanning Harmense, Johannis Beeckman and others by patent dated November 2, 1708.

I make my sons, Guysbert and Hendrick Marselis, and my daughters, Eva, Barbara and Maria, executors.

Dated August 9, 1769. Witnesses, Jacobus Vinhagen and Abraham Vinhagen, farmers; Abra Yates, Jr.

Proved, Albany County, January 26, 1785. Administration granted to Henry Marselis, New York, February 14, 1785.


Will dated August 9, 1769. Probated January 26, 1785. Printed in Abstract of Wills perhaps volume 38 (1904), pp.99-100.

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