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Re: Williams/Rumbaugh/Custer - Chester>Mifflin>Brookfield OH
Posted by: sandra ferguson (ID *****4312) Date: July 05, 2011 at 08:18:09
In Reply to: Williams/Rumbaugh/Custer - Chester>Mifflin>Brookfield OH by Karekin Yarian of 2613

I looked in THE HISTORY OF CHESTER COUNTY PA, by Futhey and Cope and there are no Custers...this includes many landowner/tax lists...2 named Custard in the book , but wrong given names and dates. While there are many William/Williams, there is no Nasmith.....
I looked at the CD of PA wills and the first mention of a Custer in a Chester Co will is in 1812, the administration papers for an Elizabeth Custer, administrator, Peter Custer. If interested, you can obtain a copy of these adm papers from Chester County Archives and Records....visit their online site for 'how to' instructions. I also found no mention of Nasmith in any Chester co wills...(was hoping for a mention in a parent's will, but no luck).


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