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Nathaniel Goffigonson of James Goffigon, wife Leah Willett

James Goffigon , son of Thomas Goffigon and Mary Duparkes, married Leah Willett, born about 1720, Northampton Co, and daughter of Capt William Willett and Ann Stringer. Leah represents the fourth generation from Lt Col Edward Douglas. Leah married James Goffigon 1740 in Northampton Co. Leah died about 1754 in the same county. James Goffigon was born about 1717, in Northampton Co. James married 2) Mary Floyd,  27 Sept , 1755. James died 1762 in Northampton Co.See Wills & Inventories #22, 1760-1762, page 369, Planter who wrote his will 11 Dec 1761, proved 12 Jan 1762. To wife, Mary, as much as she had when I married her, to youngest son, Thomas, to son, Nathaniel Goffigon 30 acres bought of Douglas Willett, Residual legatees my children, Nathaniel Goffigon, , Anne Jarvis, Susannah Bishop, Rose Hunt, and son, Southy. Son, Thomas is by his second w

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