Jonathan Chesley Will Probate, 1765

Collection number: MS 286
Size: (1 item)

About Jonathan Chesley

Jonathan Chesley (20 November 1721- ca. 3 July 1765) was born in Dover NH and died in Durham NH. He was the son of Jonathan Chesley (1695-1785) and Mary Weekes (1710-1755), and married Mary Smith (?-?) bef. 1736. They had several sons and daughters.

About Chesley's Will Probate

A single document probating Chesley's will, dated 3 July 1765 at Portsmouth, Province of New-Hampshire. The Justice of the Peace was Richard Wibind, and exectutors were Benjamin Chadbowrne [Chadbourn] (d. 1807) and Mary (?).

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Preferred Citation

Jonathan Chesley Will Probate, 1765, MS 286, Milne Special Collections and Archives, University of New Hampshire Library, Durham, NH, USA.

Acquisitions Information

Purchase from Carmin Valentino Rare Books, 2015.



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