Monday, March 23, 2009

Evidence that Ruth Hamilton married Ninnian Beall

Summary of Thomas Hamilton Will (14 Jan 1782-6 Mar 1784 Book T1 page 195 Prince George, MD):
Wife Ann all real and personal estate during widowhood, after her decease to be sold and equally divided among my children: -
  • John and Elizabeth Tannihill
  • Sarah Beck
  • Andrew Hamilton
  • Mary Hamilton
  • Nancy Hamilton
  • Charlotte Hamilton

To my son William Hamilton: 1 shilling

To my daughter Ruth Beall 1 shilling

Isaac Walker & Charles Duvall Witnesses

Record compiled by: Elizabeth Heterick and given to Bernice Swain through written correspondence.

1 comment:

  1. She cannot be the Ruth Beall named in the will of Thomas Hamilton dated 14 Jan 1782 because Ninian's wife Ruth would have been about 90 by then. [Beall Family Genealogy Forum,, Barry Wood, "Re: Nathan Beall, 1802, Washington Co., KY, Maryland connections," 27 Nov 2003]