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Notes for Joseph Browning and Keziah Stokes

1738 Keziah Stokes was named as a daughter in the will of her mother, Rachel Stokes, of Waterford, Gloucester County ... daughter, Keziah, [was willed] a negro girl. [1]

1750 Keziah Stokes married Joseph Browning at Chester. [2] [3]


[1] A. Van Doren Honeyman, Documents relating to the Colonial History of the State of New Jersey. Archives Vol. 30. (Wills and Administrations 2, 1730-1750) (1918), 462, citing Lib. 5, pp. 414-5, [GoogleBooks], [HathiTrust].

[2] John Clement, Sketches of the first emigrant settlers in Newton Township, Old Gloucester County, West New Jersey (Camden, NJ: Sinnickson Chew, 1877), 404, [HathiTrust], [InternetArchive].

[3] Richard Haines, Ancestry of the Haines, Sharp, Collins, Wills, Gardiner, Prickett, Eves, Evans, Moore, Troth, Borton, and Engle Families (1902), 426, [InternetArchive], [HathiTrust].