Eastham In the County of Barnstable In the Province of y e Massachusetts Bay In New England in America this fourth of June one Thousand seven hundred and six. To oats and wheat sold by David Doane that is due to y e Estate 04-07-00 It. To four chists box and candle box and molasses 03-01-00 It. To Tobaco Casks Tubbs Spining wheels Earthen dishes 04-05-00 It DESCENDANTS OF DEA. 25 To malt winnowing Sheet bed mats and cords 02-19-00 It.
And half that my meadow on y e northerly side of blackflsh Creek.
I give to my son David Doane my Dwelling house and barn, and all that my upland from the above s d Rock under the bank side marked D and from thence to the stone at the outside fence marked D and from these bounds Runing Easterly from bound to bound to the Eastermost bound, and from thence to a stoned marke ID by the Springs by the head of y e meadow and so Runing Round the head of the meadow to another stone on the south side of the head of the meadow marked JD and from thence southwesterly to a nother stone marked J D a Little way from the bankside and all my meadow com- only called Nauset meadow, and half that my meadow on the northerly side of blackflsh creek comonly so called and Two acres of meadow that I bought of Mrs. "William Bradford Esq r Govn r Deceased as appears by her Deed Dated the fourth of June in the year of our Lord one thousand six hundred and sixty-nine, as also all the Land and meadow that I bought that was M r .
I John Doane Aged Seventy and one years or thereabout In consideration of my many Inflrmaties that Do Daily atend me and may in a moment Close up my Life : I Do therefore think it meet to make this my Last Will and Testament : And first I give my sole to God that Gave it mee and my body to a Decent buryal in the Earth from whence it was Taken : And for my outward Estate I Do Dispose of it to those that God hath Given me in the bonds of nature : And it being of Little value in your Journey Heavenward I Do in the fear of God Exhort you all to Labouer after and Indeavor to Gett an Interest in our Lord & Saviour Jesus Christ without which you will be of all creatures the most miserable therefore it is my hearts Desire and prayer for every one of you that you may be earnest Implorers att the throne of God's Grace that the God of all Grace may Season every one of your hearts with all the Grace of his holy Spirit that accompany Salvation, that so you may Every sole of you and all yours may have an Interest in our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ the mediator of the new Covenant and be Clothed with his white Robe of Righteousness, that so you may be sure of an Interest amongst the Saints in Light which will be a full Suply to all your wants. To iron pots Tramils andirons and iron household things 14-08-00 It. To hogsfat and Talow and a suit of curtains 01-12-00 It. Joseph Doane J Children, from Eastham records : i John, 3 b.
I make my son J°hn Doane whole and sole Executor and to my sd son John Doane I Give all that my my upland abt Little Billingsgate on that neck on the Easterly side of the Great Island with all the meadow and all the Sedge meadow that Lyeth Round about the sd neck of upland which was mine as appears by the Town Recorde : And four acres of meadow that Lyeth on the Southerly side of the hering River : and a booke called the English Phesican : I Give to my son Isaac Doane all that my upland and meadow that Lyeth between the brook called Indian brook and the marsh called the DESCENDANTS OF DEA. 23 Silver Spring marsh, and three acres of meadow att a place comonly called Logey Bay : And all that upland and meadow that was formerly granted to my Honour* 5 Father Doane att a place comonly called potamomacut ; by the Honre d Court att Plymouth which Land and meadow my Hon rd Father Doane Gave to me In his last will and Testament. To old Cbears and Table horstackling and hive of bees 01-16-00 It. To a house and Land att Hull supposed to belong to the Estate & not prised, And one piece of Land att Nauset hill so called, onely belonging to y e Estate for some years yet to come.