Digest of the Early Connecticut Probate Records
(Hartford District),
Charles W. Manwaring,
Hartford, 1902,
Vol 3, p 178

Sergt. William LORD, East Haddam. Died 29 Oct 1736. Invt. 260-03-06. Taken by Samuel EMMONDS, Jr., John LORD & Thomas CONE.

Articles of agreement, made by us whose names are hereunto subscribed, in the following manner, viz.: William LORD, Mary LORD, Joseph CROUCH & his wife Hannah CROUCH, Sarah LORD, John SHEPPASON & Hepsibah SHEPPASON, Mehetabell LORD & Susannah LORD, all heirs of William LORD, Sen., of East Haddam, our honoured father, for the division & settlement of his estate to us the surviving heirs, to each of us our respective portions thereof: We do all agree that we have received the whole of our portions to our full satisfaction, and do aquit & discharge our brother William LORD, Jr., of any further demand of any of the estate of our hounoured father William LORD, decd., whether real or personal.

Hannah LORD, L.S.
Wm. LORD, L.S.
Mary LORD, L.S.
Joseph CROUCH, L.S.
Hannah CROUCH, L.S.
Sarah LORD, L.S.
Hepsibah SHEPPASON, L.S.
Mehetabell X LORD, L.S.
Susannah X LORD, L.S.

Witness: William OLMSTED, Dorothy OLMSTED.

Corut Record, Page 54 -- 28 Dec 1736: Adms. granted to William LORD, son of the decd., who recog. in 500 with Jonathan LORD of Colchester.

Page 17 (Vol. XIII) -- 6 Dec 1737: William LORD, Adms., exhibits an account of his Adms. Accepted. Also, an agreement is exhibited and comfirmed by the Court.