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Re: Early English Yearwoods
Posted by: Celia VAUGHN (ID *****3664) Date: February 19, 2008 at 14:25:29
In Reply to: Re: Early English Yearwoods by jane songhurst of 519

Saw your post.
Here is a will for a William YEARWOOD. Whether he is yours or not I do not know.
It is on the CD "English Settlers in Barbados" 1637-1725 (For Wills only)

YEARWOOD, William , planter
St Lucy's Parish, 20 March 1685 RB6/40, pgg. 373
Sons William Yearwood & John Yearwood;
sons Samuel Yearwood & Thomas Yearwood both at 21;
dau Martha Yearwood at 18; gr-son William NORMAN at 21;
friends Peter Thomas & John Griffith---Xtrs.
Signed: William (X) Yearwood
Wit: Robert Hussey, Edmund Merritt, John Hoskin, Isreal (sic) Armstrong
Proved 13 Jan 1686
This will is on Pg 381 of this CD

You can write to the Barbados Archives for a copy of the entire will.

Barbados Dept. of Archives
Black Rock,
St James
Barbados
246 425 1380
email---- archives @ sunbeach.net
web site NO
They have the following:----
Baptisms 1637-1930
Marriages 1643-present
Burials 1643-present
Wills

Good luck,
Celia Vaughn


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