Josias Slade 1 2
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Slade, William, Baltimore Co.,2nd April, 1726; 19th May, 1731.
To son Josias and hrs., 300 A. "Courtice (Curtis') Neck"; he dying without issue, to son William and hrs.; and personalty.
" son William and hrs., 200 A. "Winslows Range";
Shd. both afsd. sons die without issue, sd. tracts to pass to hr. at law; and personalty.
Extx. enjoined to see that no tenant of "Winslow's Range," during minority of son William, be permitted to clear beyond main road.
To son Thomas and hrs., 238 A. "Slades Camp"; he dying without issue, to pass to hr. at law.
" son Ezekiell, £30 to purchase land.
" daus. Elizabeth Cockey and Mary Buckinham, 10s. each.
" all sons and dau. by present wife Elizabeth, extx., personalty.
" Barzealey Foster, personalty.
Overseer: John Cromwell.
Test: John Brooks, William Houchin, Nicholas Beston. 20, 276.
Noted events in his life were:
• Inherited: "Curtis' Neck," 300 acres, from his father, Abt May 1731, Baltimore Co., Maryland, (United States).