Lenoir Family Genealogy Forum
No, I don't have a copy of the exact will--only a transcript. What I have read is that in writing his will, very little was left to the three oldest children, Ann, Robert, and Betty as they remained in Brunswick and were already provided for in previous gifts of land and other property. While he did not name William--he is referred to as the fifth son, because he purposely excluded Robert.
"the fife sons Beginning at Thomas Lenoir and down, Robert Lenoir being excluded. " William was the fifth son and only 14 at the time of his father's death.
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