OTHER CAIN WILLS
THOMAS CAIN, SR.
Thomas Cain, Sr, will was admitted to probate on Jan 9, 1795 in Caroline Co., MD by son, Thomas Cain, Jr. Heirs: son, John Cain's widow; wife, Frances; son, William; son, Thomas; dtr, Els. (Elizabeth?) The date of the will was July 14, 1794.
Ref: Calendar of Kent Co., DE Probate Records 1680-1800
Probated Apr 30, 1764. Arch. Vol A7, pp 61, 62. Register of Wills, Lieber K., Folios 340, 341
A will found for Francis Cain, made Dec 26, 1763. Heirs, sons, John, Dennes, Daniel, Francis: Daughter, Elizabeth SKINNER: Grandsons, Francis and Daniel, Cain, sons of son Dennes.
Exec. Son, Francis
Witnesses: Michael Lowber, Ezebell Dagnell.
A will found for Daniel Cain, made Dec. 27, 1747: heirs, cousin Franssus Cain; wife Elener, Dennis Cain; son, Thomas, daughter, Ann.
Exec. Peter Lowber
I don't find when this went to probate.
This doesn't name Dennes as a son. Also, we wonder if this son, Thomas, might be our Thomas, Sr.
Rachel Caine is named as widow and administratrix of Manasses Caine. Heirs: sons, Manasses, Oen (Owen?) and James Cain. Witnesses, Moses Freeman, Elizabeth Swells, Elizabeth Bryan. Admitted to probate, July 26, 1760,
Ref: Calendar of Kent Co., DE, Probate Records, 1680-1760, Reg. of Wills, Liber K, Folio 234
A will for Owen Cain, Yeoman, the will, called a codicil, was made Dec. 6, 1741: Heirs, Manasses, Owen, wife, unnamed. Executor wife. Witnesses, Peter Lowber, John Cain and Thomas Thomas. Rev. Arch Vol A7, pg 78, Reg. of Wills, Liber 1, Folio, 126
A will for Triphana Cain, admitted to probate, Nov. 18, 1794. Heirs were Margaret, wife of Thomas Wiatt; Susannah, wife of Elijah Anderson; Lydia, wife of Elijah Sapp; Hasty; Tilda; Ruben and Triphana Cain; children, Major and John Cain. Adm. son, John Cain.
No relationship is noted for any except Major and John Cain.
Ref: Calendar of Kent Co., DE Probate Records, 1680-1800
A will for a William Purden, admitted to probate on May 2, 1796, names Thomas Cain as administrator. Ref: Reg. of Wills, Liber N., Folio 147
Unicey (Eunice?) Cain witnessed a will made Feb. 2, 1791 at Mispellon Hundred.
Ref: Calendar of Kent Co., DE Probate Records, 1680-1800 I'm sorry, I didn't get the name on this will.
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