Hannah Carter1,2

F, b. 1604, d. before 1 March 1678/79
FatherRobert Carter
MotherPetronilla Curle
     Hannah was born in 1604 in Garston, Hertfordshire, England. Hannah married Robert Titus, son of Silas Titus [Tito/Tyto] II and Johane Newdyke, on 24 June 1626 in Watford, Hertfordshire, England. Hannah made her will on 14 May 1672 at Huntington, Suffolk County, Long Island, New York.

This last will and testament of Hannah Titus, being in perfict memory. I bequeath my soul to God that gave it to me, and my body to the earth, and for my estate I dispose of it as followth: I give my sonn Content my house and all my land, and out of the aforesaid house and lands I give to my sonn John tenn pounds, which my sonn Content is to pay him. And also I give to my sonn John my mare, and to my sonn EdmundI give a horse, and to my son Abialle's wife smothing yron and to my son Content's wife my skimmer, and for what remantes of serge and cloth I have, my will is that it be equally divided among all my children and to my daughter Susanna I give my sarge hood, and for all the rest of my estate withinthe house and without it, I give to my son Abeil and Content to equally divided among them two, and to this my will I set my hand in the presence of: Richard Williams Thomas Skidmore [New York Wills: Liber 1-2. page 265] Letters of administration were granted to her son Content & an inventory taken on the 24th of March 1678/9.

Hannah departed this life in Huntington, Suffolk County, Long Island, New York. Her will was probated on 17 December 1679.


Robert Titus b. c 1600, d. c 1679


  1. [S30] New York Historical Society, Collections of the New York Historical Society Abstract of Wills, Volume 25: page 65.
  2. [S31] Rev. Anson Titus, The Titus Family in America: Three Generations

    , page 345.