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Rickabaugh/Rickabach Early PA
Posted by: Sam Lenaeus Date: December 06, 2001 at 08:17:20
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1790 PA Census
Rickabach, Jacob; Conestoga Township, Lancaster County 2 1 2 - -
Rickabaugh, Adam; Trediffrin Township, Chester County 4 1 5 - -

May 3, 1774 - March 6, 1782. B - 58.
To wife Ann, 100.
To eldest son Jacob, my 2 plantations in Caernaroon, containing 285
acres and allow, when he is 21, at appraised value.
And pay their equal shares to his bros and sisters who are not named.
To wife Ann, my House and 30 acres where Melcher PLANK, now lives.
Exrs: John KURTZ, Yost YODER and John YODER.
Wit: John LANTZ, Jacob KAUFFMAN and Jona. JONES.

WILL - RICKABAUGH, ADAM. Tredyffrin Township, Chester County, PA
March 22, 1802: July 29, 1805.
To son Henry 25 for past services. To son Adam 200 for ditto.
To son Jacob 180 for do. To son David 100 for do.
To daughters Mary Rickabaugh 100 for do., and Margaret Rickabaugh
50. To granddaughter Mary Goodhart 15, being the sum that came into
my hands of her father's estate. To Jacob Zuch 5 for benefit of the
poor of our religious society. Divides land into 3 tracts, to sons Adam,
Jacob and David, who are to cast lots for choice and pay valuation
fixed by testator. Remainder to be sold and whole estate divided into
12 shares between son Henry, son Adam, son Jacob, son David, daughter
Mary, daughter Margaret, children of daughter Nancy, wife of Michael
Fryer, deceased, daughter Barbara, wife of Adam Herner, granddaughter
Fanny Lantz, daughter Eliza, wife of Tobias Shank, daughter Catherine,
daughter Elizabeth, wife of John McKunky, one share each. The shares of
daughters Barbara and Eliza to be in trust for use of their children.
Executors: Friends Christian Zuck of E. Whiteland, Matthias Pennepacker
of Charlestown, and son Adam.
Wits.: William Rowland, Michael Lynch. Test signed A.

WILL - RICKABAUGH, ADAM. Tredyffrin Township, Chester County, PA
February 23, 1823. April 5, 1823.
To my nephew Adam Rickabaugh, son of bro. David, the farm where I now
live in Tredyffrin, cont. 53 acrs, paying $50 per acre; also lot of
woodland at valuation.
To my bro. Henry the int. of $400 during life, and principal to his
children. To children of sister Ann Trayer $250.
To children of sister Margaret Trayer $350.
To my sister Barbara Herner $400. To sister Faney Lantz $200.
To sister Eliza Schenck $200 with rev. to her gr.child Eliza Hack.
To sister Mary Snyder $400. To bro. Jacob Rickabaugh $200.
To sister Elizabeth McKonky $300. To sister Elizabeth Grabill $50.
To bro. David Rickabaugh $500 & to his wife Elizabeth $50.
To the poor of the "Manist" Society which I have attended $20.
Executors: Bro. David Rickabaugh & friend John Beaver.
Wits: David Ruth, Jacob Beidler.

John Rickabaugh of Carnaroon b. 3 May 1774, d. 6 Mar 1782; wife Ann; son Jacob

Henry Rickabaugh of Lancaster Co., PA b. 12 Feb 1806, d. 18 Feb 1854; wife Catherine; parents Peter Rickabaugh & Margaret.


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