Will of Sarah Day of Baltimore Co. dtd 20 Oct 1730


Will of Sarah Day [wife of Nicholas Sr] dated October 20, 1730, proved December 28, 1736, on file in the Hall of Records (BALTIMORE CO. WILLS, Box 5, folder 87). Bond was made by Nicholas Day [Jr], Josiah Henden, and Thomas Amos (TESTAMENTARY PROCEEDINGS, Lib. 30, fol. 262). Transcription:

Baltemore County In the Name of God Amen I Sarah Day of the County Afosd. being very Sick & Weak but of perfect and Sound Memory thanks be to God for it.

First I desire that all my lawfull debts be Justly paid.

Item I Give & bequeath unto my Daughter Dinah Merica the bed which I always lay on my trunk a warming pan & porrage pott & Palett And I desire that the Rest of my Goods & Chattels be Eaqually Divided between My Son Nicholas Day My Son Edward Day. & My Daughter Sarah Greer the wife of John Greer & my daughter Dinah Merica.

as Witness whereof I have Sett my hand this 20th day of October 1730

Sarah SD Day [her mark]

Testis: James Jones

John Savory [his mark] ==================================================================

Contributed by Wally Garchow

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