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Will of Thomas Waters, 1794

Date: 1794

  1. Messuage & plantation in Tredyffrin inherited from aunt Eleanor Davis to Grandson Thomas Waters Griffiths.
  2. 2nd Street, Philadelphia house and lot between Market and Arch Streets purchased from John Redman to granddaughter Sarah Williams.
  3. Daughter Sarah Dewees.
  4. Daughter Eleanor Britton, wife of John Britton.
  5. Daughter Mary Williams deceased.
  6. Grandchildren Waters, Thomas, George (not of age), Ann (not of age) Dewees.
  7. Messuage & plantation in Tredyffrin inherited from father (maybe also called Thomas Waters as is in tax record from 1735) to Waters Dewees.
  8. Mentions widow Mary Pugh.
  9. Plantation purchased in sheriff’s sale, previously belonging to William Dewees, devised to Thomas Dewees.
  10. Messuage & plantation in Montgomery County purchased at a sheriff’s sale and formerly belonging to Evan Jones to Eleanor Britton.
  11. Grandson William Dewees.
  12. Nephew Jonathan Roberts.
  13. Nieces Ruth & Lydia Wells.