Abraham Brubaker

Male 1761 - 1805


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  • Name  Abraham Brubaker 
    Born  14 Jun 1761  Near Luray, Page County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  1805  Woodstock, Shenandoah County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Abraham and Mary lived on a plantation adjoining the town of Woodstock Shenandoah Co., Virginia. His will is on record in the Clerk's office in Woodstock, Va. Several years after his death his widow married Francis Reese.

      Will of Abraham Brubaker, Jr of Woodstock, Va transcribed by Doreen Nagy Brubaker

      In the name of God Amen. I Abraham Brubaker of Shenandoah County in the State of Virginia, yeomen, being infirm in body but in my perfect sense and reason do make and ordain this my last will and testament in form following. That is to say I give and recommend my soul into the hands of Almighty God who gave it, and my body I recommend to the earth, To be decently interred at the discretion of my executrix and touching such worldly estate which it hath pleased God to bless me with, I will and bequeath in the following manner and form:
      I will and bequeath to Mary Brubaker my beloved wife two horses and two cows, first choice and remainder of my hogs that is not sold. Likewise I give to my son Samuel one stud horse called Saint George. Likewise I give to my beloved with Mary Brubaker one wagon and four sets of harnesses belonging to the wagon, on bar shear plough and shovel plough. I give her six beds and furniture, one large copper kettle and one coffee kettle and six dishes, one dozen of plates of pewter, and a dozen knives and forks of the choice, one years bread, and the full third's of my personal estate after all my debts is paid. Likewise I give my second son John Brewbaker one two years old mare called Jehoseb and one saddle and bridle. Likewise I give my third son Abraham one yearling stud colt called Republican. Likewise I give my fourth son Daniel Brewbaker one yearling mare colt Republican. Likewise I will and bequeath to all my children and equal part of my estate exclusive of the above mentioned gifts. That is to say Samuel, John, Abraham, Daniel, David, Jacob, Catharine, Rebekah Brubaker
      Likewise, I desire that my estate be converted into money and my executors to hold the money in their hands and to pay my children their legacies as they come of age.
      Likewise, I Abraham Brubaker do acknowledge by this testament that I am perfectly willing to give up all my right and title of a deed for land on which Woodstock town now stands except one acre of ground where the dwelling house and stable stands, provided that Susannah Strickler, Catharine, Rhodes, Christen Strickler, Anna Coffman and Mary Lionbarger comes forward and gives an indemnified bond to me, or my executors to clear me of my heirs Admas or assigns from all damages, respecting my father Abraham Brubaker and my own conduct, respecting the town of Woodstock.
      I Abraham Brubaker do choose by beloved wife Mary Brubaker and Daniel Stover to be my executors.
      And I do hereby utterly disallow, revoke and disannul all and every other former will in any other ways before named, willed, bequeathed, relating and confirming this and no other to be my last will and testament. In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this fourteenth day of April in the year of our Lord on thousand eight hundred and five
    Person ID  I0112  Brubaker
    Last Modified  16 Sep 2006 

    Father  Abraham Brubaker,   b. 1723, Hempfield Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1804, Near Luray, Page County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Barbara Long,   b. Zweibrucken, Pulatinite, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1758 
    Family ID  F0030  Group Sheet

    Family  Mary Stover,   b. Abt 1765, Woodstock, Shenandoah County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1782  Woodstock, Shenandoah County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Jacob Brubaker,   b. Shenandoah Va Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1807
     2. Jacob Brubaker,   b. Shenandoah Va Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1807
    >3. Samuel Brubaker,   b. 28 Apr 1784, Woodstock, Shenandoah County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1841, Millerstown, Chapaign, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. John Brubaker,   b. 1786, Woodstock, Shenandoah County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1810
    >5. Abraham Brubaker,   b. 1788, Woodstock, Shenandoah County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1850, St. Joseph, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location
    >6. Daniel Brubaker,   b. 8 Jul 1791, Woodstock, Shenandoah County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jun 1868, Lawrence Co., Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location
    >7. David Brubaker,   b. 1793, Woodstock, Shenandoah County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jul 1860, Lawrence County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location
    >8. Catherine Brubaker,   b. 16 May 1798, Woodstock, Shenandoah County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1882
    >9. Rebecca Brubaker,   b. 4 Jan 1803, Woodstock, Shenandoah County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 May 1877, Lawrence Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F0028  Group Sheet