|Posted By:||Jenny Smith|
|Subject:||Re: Gregory Thomas (Duplin Cty) & Marquis D. Thomas (Richlands)|
|Post Date:||June 18, 2005 at 09:05:42|
|Forum:||Onslow County, NC Genealogy Forum|
ONSLOW COUNTY, NC - WILL BOOK A - Elizabeth Thomas, 13 Dec 1819
Record of Wills, Book A
Onslow County, North Carolina
State of North Carolina:
In the name of God, Amen, I Elizabeth Thomas of the county and state aforesaid
being in ill health but of sound mind and memory, blessed be God, but calling
to mind the mortality of my body and knowing it is appointed for all men and
women once to die, do this 13th day of December 1819, make and publish this my
last will and testament in manner and form following, that is to say:
FIRST my will and desire is that all my land and my two head of horses and my
household and kitchen furniture to be sold at six months credit and the money
arising from said sale to be equally divided between Elizabeth Henderson,
Lewis T. Oliver, and Nancy Custice.
ITEM: My will and desire further is that my Negro woman Phebe and her child
Ede be equally divided between Hellen Fonville and Mary and Catharine Oliver.
ITEM: I give unto Marquis Thomas two Negroes by the names of Silas and
Revoking all other wills be me made I do ordain constitute and appoint Lewis
T. Oliver executor to this my last will and testament in witness I have
hereunto set my hand and seal the day and year above written.
Elizabeth Thomas (seal)
IN THE PRESENCE OF TEST:
ONSLOW COUNTY: In court February term 1820, this will was proved by the oath
of Daniel Ambrose and ordered to be filed.
Test: Bannister Lester, clerk
Onslow County North Carolina Marriage Bonds
20. Thomas, Macus D. and Elizabeth Gregory 21 Aug 1832
Edw. W. Cox
21. Thomas, William and Elizabeth Kay 27 Dec 1795
Edward Young and (w) Will Cray