With regard to the following abstract, can anyone tell my why John Detwiler willed 200 pounds to the wife of Henry Smith?Also, has anyone heard of a Samuel Detwiler in connection with a Nancy Smith/Schmidt?Thanks!
DETWILER, JOHN. Upper Hanover. April 27, 1816. June 10, 1816. 4.236 To wife Molly, household goods, and interest of 600 pds. yearly. To Samuel Freed, 200 pds. To Jacob Sechler, 50 pds. To wife of Henry Smith, 200 pds. To brother Jacob Detwiler, 200 pds. To Benjamin Sells, 300 pds. To sister Barbara Moyer, interest of 300 pds. Rem. of money to wife. Exec: Michael Roudenbush. Wit: Henry Smith, George Hillegass.