Name: Samuel LATHROP
Given Name: Samuel
Birth: ABT 1656 in Salem, Essex Co., MA
Death: 11 Apr 1724 in Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., MA
Burial: Old Burial Ground, Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., MA
Ancestral File #: NTJN-JK
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On 10 Mar 1675, the constables of Bridgewater were fined œ2 "for pressing Samuell Laythorpe i llegally, and hee a man unfit to goe forth on the service." In 1682 he was of age and among t he proprietors of Bridgewater. He was appointed admistrator of his father's estate on Mar 2 1 686.
Change Date: 18 Feb 2016 at 09:23:05
THE WILL OF SAMUEL LOTHROP.
In ye name of God, Amen. April ye 11th, 1724. I Samuel Lothrop of Bridgewater in y e County of Plymouth in New England being old & full of days & under much bodily weakness th? ? of a sound mind & memory expecting specdily to put off my earthly ta??ernacle, do therefor e give & recommend my soul unto God that gave it, and I commit my body to ye earth to a decen t burial at ye discrction of my Executor, & touching such worldly goods as I have not alread y disposed of I dispose of them in manner following.
First, I give unto my daughter Mary Keith, Josiah Keith's wife, ye sum of Thirt y & Two Pounds to be paid to her by my Executor at my decease.
Secondly, I give unto my son Samuel Lothrop four Pounds and no more having conveye d him land already by deed.
Thirdly, I give unto my son John Lothrop Two Pounds & no more having conveyed him l ands by deed already.
Fourthly, I give unto my son Mark Lothrop Thirty & Two Shillings and no more havin g made conveyance of lands to him already.
Fifthly, I give unto my son Joseph Lothrop Two Pounds & no more having conveyed t o him likewise his portion by deed.
Sixthly, I appoint my son Edward Lothrop sole Executor of this my last Will and Tes tament & accordingly order and empower him hereby to pay out all ye several sums that I hav e given above unto my children, & I do by these presents then give unto him my sd son Edwar d all ye residue and remainder of my estate that shall remain after ye sums above mentioned s hall be paid: & further I do by these presents utterly revoke & disannul all other & former w ills, deelaring this & no other to be my last Will and Testament.
Father: Mark LATHROP c: 12 Mar 1617 in Cherry Burton, Yorkshire, England
Sarah DOWNER b: ABT 1664 in Newbury, Essex Co., Ma
- Mary LATHROP b: 28 Oct 1683 in Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., MA
- Samuel LATHROP Jr. b: 17 May 1685 in Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., MA
- John LATHROP b: 15 Oct 1687 in Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., MA
- Mark LATHROP b: 9 Sep 1689 in Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., MA
- Sarah LATHROP b: 5 Jun 1693 in Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., MA
- Joseph LATHROP b: 5 Jun 1693 in Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., MA
- Edward LATHROP b: 7 Jul 1697 in Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., MA