Will of Johannes Visscher - 1744

September 18, 1744:

I Johanes Vischer, of Albany. I leave to eldest son, Nanning Vischer, 10 shillings in right of primogeniture. I leave to my wife Antye the rents of all my estate during her life, with full power to sell, with the consent of my brother-in-law, Joacham Staats, for the better education and maintenance of my children.

I leave to my children, Neeltie, Nanning, Alida, Barent, John, Joacham, and Gilbert, all my estate, real and personal, after my wife's death.

I make my wife Antye, and my brother-in-law, Joacham Staats, executors.


Will dated September 18, 1744. Witnesses, Barent Staats, Johanes Schuyler, Johanes Rutse Bleecker. Executed June 8, 1753. Printed in Abstract of Wills volume 28, p. 458.

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