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This record is from our Chancery Court records.
Hannah Bishop

Chancery Court Date: 11/11/1826

Information in this record:
11 November 1826 That Hannah Bishop late of Worcester County died about the year 1802 intestate seized of a lot of ground Lot #34 in the town of Snow Hill, leaving the following children her heirs at law: your orator (Esther Cottman) over 21 years and a daughter named Elizabeth who died intestate having the following children who are over 21 years: William, John, Margaret, Elizabeth Ann, James, Esther who intermarried with William McCormick and the following children under the age of 21 years to Wit: Sarah, Hannah, Thomas and Catherine and another daughter named Sally who is dead intestate having the following children all under 21 years of age, John and Joseph. Lot incapable of division. That Hannah Bishop left the complainant and a daughter named Betsy and another daughter named Sally. Margaret Cottman, now Chapman. John and Joseph Cottman, children of Sally Cottman.
Hannah Bishop d. 1802
Esther Cottman Elizabeth Cottman Sally Cottman
1. William 1. John
2. John 2. Joseph
3. Margaret + Chapman
4. Elizabeth Ann
5. James
6. Esther + McCormick
7. Thomas
8. Sarah
9. Hannah
10. Catherine

Some entries show dates specifically and separately. Some have the dates within the Information notes:
c = Chancery Court Date
f = Family Court Date
o = Orphan Court Date
w = Will Date
p = Probate Date

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