Milisent Somers  ‎(I13)‎
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Milisent Somers

Gender: FemaleFemale
      

Birth: 7 December 1685 Upper Dublin, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania
Death: 20 September 1762 ‎(Age 76)‎ Great Egg Harbor, Cape May Co., New Jersey
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1737 Apr 30 NJA V30 P486 of Cape May Co.

Richard Townsend, yeoman; will of. Wife, Millicent. Eldest
son, John, the tract of land and marsh whereon I live ‎(my wife to have
during widowhood use of the house and mill and half the barn to keep
what creatures she may have on the plantation)‎, he to pay #15 a piece
t my two younger sons, Samuel and Daniel when 21. In case of death of
either, survivor to have #20. Son, Richard, 200 acres whereon he
lives, he to pay two younger sons, Samuel and Daniel, #8 a piece when
21. If one dies, survivor to have #12. Son, Isaac, 200 acres, joining
my son Richard on the North, which land I bought of Timothy Brandeth.
Son, Silvanus, land and marsh bought of Thomas Gandy, between lands of
Joseph Ludlum and Henry Young, he to pay my two younger sons, Samuel
and Daniel, #8 when 21. In case of death of either, survivor to have
#12. My two younger sons, Samuel and Daniel, when of age, that land
and marsh ‎(663 acres)‎ on the west end of Peck's Beach, bought of Lewis
Morris. These two younger sons to have schooling and at 15 to be put
to trades. Son, Jacob, #15 when he "sets up his trade." Moveables to
my daughter Hannah Gregory, and to my daughter, Millecent Townsend,
when she will be 21. Grist mill to be shared equally by sons John,
Richard, Silvanus and Isaac.

Witnesses: Robert Townsend, Ebanr. Swaine, Jacob Corson.
1737 May 30 at Philadelphia, PA
1737 Sep 21 Inventory #262.19.3; mady by Henry Stites, Daniel
Brandreth.
1737 Sep 29 proved.
1737 Oct 13 Whereas, Richard Townsend left a will naming no executor,
said Millicent Townsend, widow, and John Townsend, eldest son,
appointed administrators.


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Family with Parents
Father
John Somers ‎(I3269)‎
Death 19 December 1723
Mother

#1
Milisent Somers ‎(I13)‎
Birth 7 December 1685 Upper Dublin, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania
Death 20 September 1762 ‎(Age 76)‎ Great Egg Harbor, Cape May Co., New Jersey
#2
Brother
John Somers ‎(I3270)‎
Death 26 March 1715
Family with Richard Townsend
Husband
Richard Townsend ‎(I12)‎
Birth 7 February 1681 25 25 Upper Twsp., Cape May Co., New Jersey
Death 30 May 1737 ‎(Age 56)‎ Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
5 years

 
Milisent Somers ‎(I13)‎
Birth 7 December 1685 Upper Dublin, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania
Death 20 September 1762 ‎(Age 76)‎ Great Egg Harbor, Cape May Co., New Jersey

Marriage: 16 June 1704 -- Dublin Twsp, Phil Co., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
15 months
#1
Daughter
Phebe Townsend ‎(I20)‎
Birth 8 September 1705 24 19 Cape May Co., New Jersey
Death 16 February 1706 ‎(Age 5 months)‎ Cape May Co., New Jersey
14 months
#2
Son
John Townsend ‎(I21)‎
Birth 29 October 1706 25 20 Seaville, Cape May Co., New Jersey
Death 23 September 1785 ‎(Age 78)‎ Cape May Co., New Jersey
2 years
#3
Daughter
Hannah Townsend ‎(I22)‎
Birth 7 November 1708 27 22 Seaville, Cape May Co., New Jersey
Death 3 September 1794 ‎(Age 85)‎
2 years
#4
Son
Richard Townsend ‎(I25)‎
Birth 7 November 1710 29 24 Cape May Co., New Jersey
Death 1773 ‎(Age 62)‎ Salem Co., New Jersey
2 years
#5
Son
Silvanus Townsend ‎(I23)‎
Birth 5 March 1713 32 27
Death 3 March 1788 ‎(Age 74)‎
2 years
#6
Son
Isaac Townsend ‎(I24)‎
Birth 10 July 1715 34 29 Cape May Co., New Jersey
Death 25 February 1788 ‎(Age 72)‎ Cape May County, New Jersey
2 years
#7
Son
Jacob Townsend ‎(I26)‎
Birth 6 November 1717 36 31 Cape May Co., New Jersey
Death 1772 ‎(Age 54)‎
3 years
#8
Daughter
Millicent Townsend ‎(I27)‎
Birth 1 May 1720 39 34 Cape May Co., New Jersey
Death 20 September 1756 ‎(Age 36)‎
3 years
#9
Son
Robert Townsend ‎(I28)‎
Birth 23 September 1723 42 37 Cape May Co., New Jersey
Death 28 December 1723 ‎(Age 3 months)‎ Cape May Co., New Jersey
17 months
#10
Son
Samuel Townsend ‎(I29)‎
Birth 12 February 1725 44 39 Seaville, Cape May Co., New Jersey
Death 28 April 1798 ‎(Age 73)‎ Cape May Co., New Jersey
4 years
#11
Son
Daniel Townsend ‎(I30)‎
Birth 12 December 1728 47 43 Seaville, Cape May Co., New Jersey
Death 25 June 1819 ‎(Age 90)‎