Compiled by Sue N. Haschemeyer
Will of John RUMFORD, father of Sarah,
Sarah was the wife of Henry BELL
Liz Harrison contributed the will of John Rumford to Rootsweb and wrote
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|1) Henry Bell, Jr Descendancy . b. circa 1700, d. March 1748 Berks Co.
+ Sarah RUMFORD b. 25 Jan 1700, m. 30 Oct. 1720, d. after 26 Oct. 1737
|Will of John Rumford (Written 1738); Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
"The twenty Sixth of the Tenth Month in the year of our Lord One Thousand Seven Hundred and Thirty Eight " (October 26, 1738)
John Rumford "very sick and weak of body but of perfect mind and memory"
eldest son John Rumford
eldest daughter Sarah Bell
beloved son Jonathan Rumford
daughter Martha Rumford
youngest daughter Miriam Rumford, executors
youngest son Thomas Rumford, executors
grandchild Jonathan Davis
grandson John Bell
granddaughter Hannah Bell
Witnesses: Henry Bell, Michael Thomas, Edward Davis
Philadelphia February 3rd 1739
* The original says 1738 but should be 1739.