Knapp, Benjamin 2nd

Male 1704 -


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  • Name Knapp, Benjamin 
    Suffix 2nd 
    Born 17 Mar 1704  Greenwich, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Will 5 Aug 1772  Haverstraw, Orange, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Entered into probate in New York, New York 23 Oct 1772. Proved 23 Oct 1772.
    Bequests:
    -- to son Benjamin five shillings and a yoke of oxen which together with the 300 pounds he has already received is his full share;
    -- to Samuel his second son five shillings which together with the 160 pounds he has already received will be his full share;
    -- to the two children of his son Daniel deceased all his lands he lives upon (after the decease of his wife Susannah) called the Hook which he had previously given to his son Daniel by deed of gift bearing the date 18 Jan 1762 nevertheless subject to the terms of the will of Daniel;
    -- to Susannah his wife the full and sole use of all his 220 acres and all his personal estate.
    -- to his children Benjamin, Samuel, Elizabeth, Susanna, Rachel, Mary, Hannah, Deborah, and Rebekah all his personal estate left after Susanna dies.
    Executors: Susanna his wife and Jeremiah Williamson
    Witnesses: Henry Palmer, Susanna Knap, David Pye 
    Person ID I2099  Martin-Bloom
    Last Modified 6 Dec 2017 

    Father Knapp, Benjamin 1st 
    Mother Butler (Buttler), Elizabeth 
    Married 8 Apr 1700  Greenwich, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The Barbour Collection gives two dates for the marriage of Benjamin 1st: 18 Apr 1700 for marriage to Elizabeth Butler and 28 Feb 1700/1 for marriage to Elizabeth Buttler.
    Family ID F739  Group Sheet

    Family Miller (Millard, Milliar), Susannah 
    Married 3 Jun 1731  Greenwich, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Married by Rev John Tenant.
    Children 
     1. Knapp, Benjamin 3rd,   b. 27 Feb 1732, Greenwich, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Knapp, Elizabeth,   b. 23 Jun 1733, Greenwich, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Knapp, Samuel,   b. 19 May 1735, Greenwich, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Knapp, Susanna
     5. Knapp, Rachel
     6. Knapp, Mary
     7. Knapp, Hannah
     8. Knapp, Deborah
     9. Knapp, Rebeckah
     10. Knapp, Daniel
    Last Modified 6 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F738  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S241] Will of Benjamin Knapp 2nd, Surrogates Court, New York County, New York, Vol 28, p. 424 (image 255 of 401).


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