Digest of the Early Connecticut Probate Records
(Hartford District),
Charles W. Manwaring,
Hartford, 1902,
Vol 3, p 292

Daniel HURLBUT, Middletown. Invt. 384-11-00. Taken 15 Dec 1736, by Joseph STARR, Jr., William ROCKWELL & Charles HAMLIN.

Court Record, Page 10 -- 7 Jun 1737: Adms. granted to Esther HURLBUT, widow, who recog. with Charles HAMLIN.

Page 15 -- 4 Oct 1737: Esther HURLBUT, Adms., exhibited an account of her Adms. Accepted. And the sd. Esther moves to this Court that her right of dowry may be set out to her. This Court appoint Joseph SOUTHMAYD, Lt. John BACON & Jacob CORNWELL toset out to the widow her right of dowry in sd. estate.

Page 18 -- 13 Dec 1737: This Court allow Esther HURLBUT & Jabez HAMLIN to sell land to pay the debts.