WILL of WM. (HENRY) SMITH OF MANOR OF ST. GEORGE - 17 Jan 1743/4
Found in Probate Wills, Liber 15, Page 15 and proved 26 Feb 1743/4.
Leaves to wife Hannah 1/3 of personal property and use of house, "except convenient lodging room for my four maiden daughters," Sarah, Jane, Martha and Hannah. To son Meritt 100 pounds. To son Wm all lands meadows and Beaches within the Manor of St. George where I now live, except 200 acres of land and meadow which I give to my son Caleb, bounded west by Connecticutt river, and eastward going over on the fish creek, running in the creek, to the head thereof, thence a line until it shall contain 200 acres. Also 2 shares of meadow. Leave rest of the children above named. "What I have given to my daughter Elizabeth at or since her marriage to be credited to her." Makes wife Hannah, and sons Wm. and Caleb executors.
Note: His daughter Hannah later became the wife of Thomas Helme (III).