Big changes have come to Genealogy.com — all content is now read-only, and member subscriptions and the Shop have been discontinued.
 
Learn more


Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Regional: U.S. States: North Carolina: Nash County

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

James Adkinson-Will-1799
Posted by: Marta Johnson Patterson Date: July 24, 2000 at 11:00:16
  of 960

In the name of God Amen. I James Atkinson of the County of Nash in the State of North Carolina being in perfect mind and memory do make and ordain this my last will and testament in manner and form following.

Item: I will that all my just debts be paid.

Item: I give and bequeath to my wife MARGARET one feather bed and furniture also one looking glass, also I give her one box iron and heater and one chest her choice, also I give her one third part of the remainder of my personal or moveable estate, also I lend her the land and plantation whereon I live during her life.

Item: I give and bequeath to my sons BURWELL and EPHRAIM their heirs and assigns the land and plantation whereon I live to return to them after my wifes death the land to be equally divided between them.

Item: I give all the remainder of my estate after the payment of my debts to be equally divided among my children.

Item: I constitute and appoint my beloved wife MARGARET and my son BURREL executors of this my last will and testament and I publish this and no other to be my last will and testament and signed, sealed, published and pronounced this 21st day of December 1779.

NATHAN BODDIE
BENNETT BODDIE

April Term, 1783
The within will was exhibited in open court for probate and proven by the oath of NATHAN BODDIE 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 33
Nahs County
North Carolina
Record of Wills
Book 1, 1776-1872

LDS #788303


Followups:
No followups yet

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/nc/nash/messages/85.html
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Agreement of Use
Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network