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James M'Crea

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1769-10-10
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Newspaper advertisement for sale: New-York Gazette, and Weekly Mercury, 28 August 1769, p. 2; 4 September 1769, p. 1; 18 September 1769, p. 4; 25 September 1769, Supplement, p. 1; 2 October 1769, p. 3
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Advertisement text: "To be sold by way of public Vendue, on Tuesday the tenth Day of October next, at the Dwelling-House of the Revd. James M'Crea, deceased; A Plantation, containing between three and four Hundred Acres of Land, in the Township of Bedminster, and County of Somerset, in the Province of East New-Jersey, being about seventeen Miles from New-Brunswick, three from Lamberton Meeting-House, within one and a Half of a good Mill, and about one and an Half of Pluckemin; the Whole is well timbered and watered, having the North Branch of Rariton running thro' the same. There is on it a good Dwelling-House, two Stories high, with a good Kitchen, a large Barn, two Barracks, a good Orchard, a Quantity of good Meadow, and a considerable more may be made; likewise all the Farming Utensils, and Horses, Cows, Hogs, Sheep, and a Library of Books, a Negro Man, and sundry Sorts of Houshold Goods. The Vendue to being at ten o'Clock of said Day, and continue daily until all is sold. Attendance will be given, and a reasonable Time of Credit, by
CATHARINE M'CREA, Executrix. and JAMES M'CREA, Executor.
Any Person inclining to purchase the Land, may apply before the Vendue."
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1711
Date of death
1769
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