English Estates of American Settlers: American Wills and Administrations in the Prerogative Court of Canterbury, 1700-1799
Author: Peter Coldham
Published: 2012 reprint of 1980 original
Paperback, 140 pages
This work includes 1,800 abstracts with references to some 6,000 persons, in most cases indicating an individual's former place of residence in England as well as his place of residence in America. Entries also refer to the testator's marital status at the time of his death, the date of probate, the names of executors and administrators, and the names and relationships of various family members.