After Abigail Hall's death in 1785, Oliver Prescott, Judge of Probate, assigned the dower set off to her son Benjamin1, in consideration of £ 720; which, after deducting his own share, was to be paid to his brothers and sisters or their heirs, as follows: Andrew2 (eldest son) £158.19.334, Isaac5, Richard6, Ebenezer7 Josiah8 and James9, each £79.9.71011; Sarah12, £54.6.51314; Anna15, £29.1.21617. Abigail,18 for reasons mentioned in the following document, received nothing in this division; and Sarah and
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