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Eunice Mason Will-1795
Posted by: Marta Johns(t)on Patterson (ID *****4456) Date: April 14, 2003 at 21:47:46
In Reply to: Re: A few families from 1810 Census, Nash Co by Joseph Strreckfuss of 960

In the Name of God Amen. Eunice Mason of Nash County and State of North Carolina being sick and weak of body but of perfect mind and memory thanks be to God therefore calling to mind the mortality of my body knowing that it is appointed for all once to die. I do make and ordain this my last will and testament in manner and form following to wit:

Imprimis: Item: I give and bequeath to my loving sister Edith Eason two feather beds and furniture six plates and one dish, nine spoons, three basons, one looking glass, two chairs, one chest and all my wearing cloths, one table, one woolen whell, one cow and seven head of hogs, seven silver dollars and all the remainder part of my perishable estate to her during her life.

Item: I do hereby anominate and appoint my loving sister EDITH EASON hole and sole executor of this my last will and testament and revoking all former wills and testaments heretofore made ordainted and I do publish and pronounce this my last will and testatment.

Signed, sealed published and pronounced this 22 day of February 1795

Test. David Pridgen, Abijah (?) Pridgen

Eunice Mason, his mark

Nash County
August court 1806

The foregoing will was in open court duly proven by the oath of David Pridgen a subscribing witness thereto and on motion ordered to be recorded and is registered in obedience to the above order.

Attest. Wm. Hall, C.C.

Page 170
Nash County, North Carolina
Record of Wills, Book 1
1776-1872, LDS #0419419

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