Hoff's Family Tree - 6/28/05:Information about John/Jan Dircksen (Hoff)
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John/Jan Dircksen (Hoff) (b. 13 Apr 1692)John/Jan Dircksen (Hoff) (son of Derrick Pauluszen Hoff and Sarah Willemse Yeats) was born 13 Apr 1692 in Jamaica, Queens County, NY.
Notes for John/Jan Dircksen (Hoff):
Will of John Hoff
In the name of God Amen.
I John Hoff of the township of Middletown, county of Monmouth, and state of New Jersey, being weak in body but of sound and disposing mind and memory, for which blessing I most devoutly thank my God, do make and publish this my last will and testament in manner and form following, that is to say—
First I do order and direct that my just debts and financial expenses be duly paid and satisfied by my Executors herein after named out of my estate as soon as conveniently can be after my decease.
Item—I give, bequeath, and devise unto my beloved wife Elizabeth Hoff all the rest and residue of my estate after the payment of debts as aforesaid, both real and personal, which I give unto her in fee simple.
Lastly, I do hereby nominate, constitute, and appoint my said wife Elizabeth Hoff Executrix and my best friend Leonard Walling Executor of this my last will and testament. In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this fifth day of July in the year of our Lord one thousand, eight hundred, and thirty one.
Signed, sealed, published, and declared by the said John Hoff to be his last will and testament in the presence of us—
James Hopping, Thomas Roberts, Rhoda Applegate