Digest of the Early Connecticut Probate Records
(Hartford District),
Charles W. Mainwaring,
Hartford, 1902,
Vol 3, p 369

          WILCOCKS, Ruth, Middletown. Invt. 127-04-07. Taken 20 February, 1738-40, [sic] by Samuel STOW, Francis WILCOCKS, and Thomas JOHNSON.

          Court Record, Page 58 -- 1st January, 1739-40: Adms. to John WILCOCKS. Recog., 200 with Josiah GRISWOLD.

          Page 61 -- 4 March 1739-40: Exhibit of an inventory.

          Page 73 -- 4 November, 1740. Account of Adms. now exhibited in Court by John WILCOCKS, Adms.: Paid in debts and charges, 17-01-04. Which account is accepted and ordered on file. Inventory, 120-10-06; real estate, 25-00-00; subtracted from the moveable estate, there remains 95-10-00; the aforesaid Adms. account subtracted therefrom, there remains 75-13-08 of moveable estate to be distributed as follows to the brothers and sisters of the deceased:

To Israel WILCOCKS, eldest of the brethren, 12-12-02
To Gideon, 12-12-02
To Charles, 12-12-02
To Nathaniel, 12-12-02
To Mary, 12-12-02
To Jerusha, 12-12-02
To Hannah WILCOCKS, 12-12-02

          And appoint Samuel STOW, Francis WILCOCKS, and Thomas JOHNSON of Middletown, distributors.