“I give to mi wife Sarah Clap for her support one half of my improved Lands and and
one third part of the House I now Dewil in and also one third part of my quick Stock
of Cattel and Sheep to improve for her suport, also I give one third part of all my
Household Goods as long as she lives, and I also give to improve that part I have
not given to my son Samuel Clap, and I also give my wife Two pounds a yearely as long
as she lives if wanted and called for from them or Her who it belonging tow.” Supreme Ct. Probate Rec. 1760–1830
, p. 57.