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Martha Richardson (b. November 25, 1717, d. 1793)Martha Richardson (daughter of Isaac Richardson and Katherine Gandy) was born November 25, 1717 in Chester County, Pennsylvania1130, and died 1793 in Wilkes County, Georgia1130.She married Robert Stuart on 1732 in By a priest1130, son of Alexander Stuart and Mary Baily.
Notes for Martha Richardson:
Last will and testament of Martha Stewart
To all whom these may concern:Know ye that I, Martha Stewart, of Wilkes County in the State of Georgia, being sick and weak in body but of sound disposing mind and membory, and calling to mind the mortality of my body and being desirous of settling my outward affairs whilst of ability, do make and ordain this to be my last will and testament in manner and form following:
First, of all my will and desire is that my funeral expenses be discharged together with all my just debts by my executor hereinafter named.
Item.I give and bequeath unto each of my children, namely Elizabeth, Jehue, Isaac, Catherine, Gravener, Rachael, and Hannah, the sum of 5 shillings sterling to be paid by my executor in 3 months after my decease.
Item.I give and bequeath to my grand daughter, Martha Brooks, my feather bed and bedding when she shall arrive at the age of 18.
Item.I give and bequeath to my son Amos Stewart, that tract of land containing 150 acres, whereon Gravener lives, also 3 milch cows now in the possession of my above named son, Gravener.
And lastly, I make, ordain, constitute, and appoint my aforementioned son, Amos Stewart, my whole and sole executor of this my last will and testament this 27th day of the third month, 1791.Proved, approved, and exhibited before me the 16th day of Sept. 1793 (from Martha Stewart deceased).
Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, vol. 1
Cane Creek MMStuart
1758, 1,7, Martha and dts. Mary, Catherine, and Rachel rect Exeter MM.
1758, 3,2.Robert and family and son, Alexander,roc.
More About Martha Richardson and Robert Stuart:
Marriage: 1732, By a priest.1130
Children of Martha Richardson and Robert Stuart are:
- +Catherine Stuart, d. date unknown.