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Will of Elizabeth Diffee Allred
Posted by: Dianna Bourke Privette Date: August 16, 2000 at 14:21:33
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NOVEMBER TERM 1827
IN THE NAME OF GOD AMEN. I ELIZABETH ALLRED BEING IN LOW
STATE OF HEALTH, BUT OF SOUND MIND AND MEMORY, DO MAKE
THIS MY LAST WILL AND TESTIMENT. FIRST, I GIVE AND BEQUEST
TO SAMUEL ALLRED ONE WALNUT CHEST,ONE PAIR DRESSERS. SECONDLY, I GIVE TO ELIZABETH DUNCAN A PEWTER DISH AND PEWTER BASON. THIRDLY, I GIVE TO SARAH ELLIOTT ONE STAND OF CURTAINS. FOURTHLY, I GIVE TO WM. ALLRED SR.ONE PEWTER TANKARD. FIFTHLY, I GIVE AND BEQUEST TO THOMAS ALLRED, SON OF ELI ALLRED A CERTAIN TRACK OF LAND LYING ON THE WATERS OF SANDY CREEK, ADJOINING SAMUEL TROGDAN, CONTAINING ONE HUNDRED AND FORTY FOUR ACRES. SIXTHLY, I GIVE TO JOHN DIFFEE ONE SHEEP.[THIS IS MOSES DIFFEE'S SON]
SEVENTHLY, I GIVE TO ELIZABETH LAUGHLIN ONE SHEEP. [THIS IS MOSES' DAUGHTER] THE BALANCE OF MY ESTATE TO BE SOLD AND AN EQUAL DIVISION MADE BETWEEN MY LIVING BROTHER AND SISTERS, AND WHERE ANY OF MY BROTHERS OR SISTERS ARE DECEASED, THEIR CHILDREN TO HAVE ONE SHARE,WITH THOSE LIVING, EXCEPT JOHN DIFFEE SR AND ELIZABETH LAUGHLIN[they
had already got theirs], AND I APPOINT ELISHA COFFEN EXECUTOR.
OCT. 27TH DAY OF 1827.
ATTEST WILLIAM SWAFFORD [i think jane diffee was born a swafford]
JAMES ODELL

ELIZABETH ALLRED
THE EXECUTION OF THIS WILL OF ELIZABETH ALLRED WAS PROVEN IN OPEN COURT BY WILLIAM SWAFFORD AND JAMES ODELL




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