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Full text of "Monroe County, Indiana will records, 1818-1904 : books 1 through 5"

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Monro e Co unty , Indiana 

_W1LL RECORDS . 

1818 1904 



Copied by- 



Ruth M Slevin 



C Books 1 through 5 ] 



ABEL, Ellas 

Dtd 21 Mar 1877 
Dau- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Rec 



- 1 

Bk 5 PP 4,5,6,7.8 
6 Feb 1890 



Eliza C. Snodgraas & 

Margaret E. Howe to have all property- 
real & personal 



None appointed* 

L. S. Mitchel 
W. W. Wicks 
Milton McPhetridge 



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Codicil - 27 Mar 1883 - names daus as exec 
(Eliza C. Snodgrass & Margaret E. Howe 



ABEL, Zarelda 

Dtd 8 Mar 1890 
Dau- 

Bro- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Rec 



Bk 5 PP 11,12 
24 Apr 1890 



Addie Tuley to have all household 
goods Ik. real estate 

P. G. Pauley to have gold watch left 
testatrix by her first hus 

After death of dau Addie Tuley estate 
to be divided between sis Arabella 
I. Reeves & her 2 daus Flora & 
Hattie Reeves 

Addie Tuley - dau 

Erwin Grimes 
Helton Pauley 



ABRAM, Gabriel 

Dtd 5 Sept 1839 
2nd wife- 
Son- 



Exec- 



Vit- 



Bk 2 PP 20,21 

Rec 17 Sept 1841 

No name - to have personal property 

Ellas Abrara to have all the real 
estate if he is living at testator's 
death. If not then real estate to 
be divided between youngest ch of 
testator by his 2nd wife. Remaining 
ch by 2nd wife to have personal 
property 

John Hiram Abram 
Charles B. Abram 



Fielden W. Poe 
John Baker 



./"..UUO \ 



- 2 



ACUFP. David 

Dtd 20 Apr 1858 
Son-in-law- 

Ch- 



Son- 
Exec- 
Wit- 



Rec 



Bk 3 PP 258-2 61 
27 Mar 1865 



James C. Freeman all real estate in 
exchange for care of testator the 
remainder of his life & his funeral 
expenses. 

Personal property to go to Elizabeth 
Stogsdale (nee Acuff), 
George Acuff, & 

Polly Sexton (nee Acuff) to make them 
equal to what has been given other ch 

Arnold Acuff 

Arnold Acuff - son 

Robert C. Foster 
Robert Acuff 



ACUFF, Robert 

Dtd 16 July 1859 
Wife- 



Exec- 



Wit- 



Bk 3 pp 147-150 

Rec 22 Nov 1859 

Nancy Acuff to have real & personal 
property so as to :iaise the family 
until youjigest ch, Michael, is 21. 
At that time all property sold & 
proceeds divided between wife & ch 
(no names) 

Jesse T. Cox 

Robert C. Foster 
Davy Carson 



ALEXANDER, James J. 
Dtd 13 Feb 1879 
Wife- 

Dau- 
Sons- 

Dau- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Rec 



Bk 4 pp 348-351 
28 Apr 1883 



Nancy J. Alexander to have all residue 
of real estate & personal after these 
bequests: 

Mary Barnhill to have certain real estate 

James H. Alexander & 

John T, Alexander - real estate 

Sarah Crafton - $500.00, she already 
having been given some real estate 

Nancy J. Alexander - wife 

Ben P. Adams 
William A. Clark 



- 3 



AlEXANDER, John, Sr. 
Dtd 20 Feb 1851 
Only dau- 



Wit- 



Bk 3 PP 59,60 

Rec 12 Aug 1854 

Elizabeth Alexander to have everything 
ae the 2 sons (unnamed) had already 
been given their share of their 
father's estate 

Mathew M. Alexander 
James P. Dodds 
J, W, Alexander 



ALEXANDER, John A, 
Heirs- 



Bk 5 PP 60,61,62,63 



Exec- 
Wit- 



of testator's sis 
their 5 ch towit 



Hillery Price, hu£ 
Maggie A, Price i 
Wilbert Price 
Oval W. Price 
Ross H. Price 
John T. Price 
Daniel R. Price 



Stella Alexander - oldest dau of bro 
Joseph Alexander when of age 

Flora Alexander, 2nd dau of bro 
Joseph Alexander 

Mabel Alexander - 3rd dau of Joseph 
Alexander 

H. Alexander, only son of sd Joseph 
Alexander, last 3 (minors) their 
mother Phoebe Alexander to have 
charge of their bequest 



Isaac P. Hopewell 

Joseph Ward 
William Stout 



ALLEN, Robert Newton, Sr. 



Bk 4 PP 131,132,133 



Dtd 2 Mar 1876 

Dau- 

Son- 

GrSon- 



Rec 20 Nov 1876 

Eliza Jane Allen 

Arthur Patterson Allen 

Joseph Newton Allen, when he is 21 
property to be sold & proceeds to go 
to following persons towit 



- 4 



ALLEN, Robert Newton, Sr. (Cont; 



Daus- 



Sone- 



Dau- in- law- 



Sarah Ann Allen 
Eliza Jane Allen 
Mary Frances Seford 

James Montgomery Allen 
♦Homer Clay Allen 
Robert Newton Allen 

Rachel J, Allen, wife of son Arthur 
Patterson Allen 



Homer one place, Henry another 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Williara J. Allen - son-in-law 
*Henry Clay Allen 

R. M, Gamble 
L, I. Pering 



ANDERSON, John M. 

Dtd 11 Feb 1897 
Wife- 

Daus- 



Wit- 



Bk 5 PP 279,280 

Rec 25 Feb 1897 

Minerva Anderson to have all estate 
her life time. At death of sd wife 
estate to be divided equally among: 

Ada Pearson 

Gertrude Nance 

Floss Beauchamp but if their individual 
share exceeds $15,000.00 then each 
dau pays the testator's 8on(?) 
35-1/3 dollars. No provision for 
dau Mary Butcher or Edward L. Anderson 
(a son) as each has geen given their 
share previously. 

H. F. Woodward 
David J, Kinser 
E. W. Haney 



ARMSTRONG, Rebecca 

Dtd 23 Sept 1902 
Heirs- 



Rec 



Bk 5 PP 512,513,514 
14 Oct 1902 



Mallie S. Skirvin 

Sis Lydia M. Stewart of Poplar Bluff, 

Mo. 
Sis Mattie G. Armstrong, dec'd 
Ch of Mollie S. Skirvin & Abraham P. 

Skirvin viz. 

Ross Skirvin 

Bessie Skirvin 

Lydia Skirvin 

Clyde Skirvin 

Rolsmd Skirvin 



- 5 



ARMSTRONG, Rebecca (Cont) 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Monroe Miller 

Dr. John P. Tourner 
James B. Wilson 



ASHBAUGH, Jacob 

Did 1 Sept 1869 

Wife- 

Son- 

Dau- 

Son- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 5 PP 408,409,410 

Rec 23 Nov 1869 

? to have 1/3 of personal property 

Thomas Benton Ashbaugh - 2/3 of 
personal effects 

Nancj-- Jane - $il00.00 
Elizabeth - SlOO.OO 



Thomas Benton 

None named 

Thomas C. Sandy- 
Samuel B. Martin 



2/3 of all real estate 



ASHBAUGH, John L. 

Dtd 12 July 1872 
Wife- 

Dau- 



Son(?) 



Bk 4 pp 285-288 

Rec 31 Mar 1881 

Nancy Ashbaugh to have some real estate 
& all personal 

Louisa Jane Williams - certain real 

estate 
Casandra Catharine Smith - certain 

real estate (v/ife of John Smith) 

James S. Wilson - real estate 



If wife need assistance in caring for property call on 
W. S. Walker 



Exec- 
Wit- 

ASHBAUGH, Joseph 

Dtd 25 Aug 1853 
Wife- 

Son- 



None named 

Ware S. Walker 
Benjamin Reynolds 



Rec 



Bk 3 PP 43,44 
3 Jan 1854 



Mary Ashbaugh to have real estate & 
personal property 

Andrew Jackson Ashbaugh to have real 
estate after his mother's death & 



. 6 



ASHBAUGH, Joseph (Cont) 



Son (Cont)- 




he to pay the other heirs SlO.OO 
or S12.00 each 


Exec- 






Joseph Ashbaugh - son 


Wit- 






Win C. McCormick 
B. R. Byers . 


^TT, Thomas 


s. 


Bk 5 PP 391-594 


Dtd 19 


Feb 


1895 


Rec 5 Apr 1895 - Dayton, 0. 
Rec 7 Dec 1899 



Heirs- 



Exec- 



Wit- 



Edwin D. Babbitt - bro 
Emily A. Miner - sis 
Prank B. Babbitt - neph 
Clarence H, Babbitt - neph 
William T. Herman - bro-in-law, his 
wife Sarah W. Herman 

The Board of Relief of Disabled . 
Presbyterian Ministers 

American Home Missionary Society 

Henry N. Herrman(?) 
Anna B. Darst - dau 

Anna B. Darst - dau 

William T, Herman - bro-in-law 

Geo A. Weidman 
Clyde C. Miner 



BAKER, Delilah 

Dtd 25 Mar 18?' 
Hus- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 4 PP 292,293 

Rec 16 Apr 1881 

Kasper Baker 1/2 of certain real 
estate & all other property 

None named 

M, P. Harvison 
D. J. Hodges 



BAKER, Howard A. 

Dtd 5 Nov 1883 

Wife- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 4 PP 365,366 

Rec 28 Mar 1884 

Elizabeth Baker to have all property 

Elizabeth Baker - wife 

H. A. Richey 
William Giles 



- 7 



BAKER, Jacob 

Dtd 50 Apr 1851 
Wife- 



Son- 
Dau- 
Son- 
Exec- 



Rec 



Bk 3 PP 1,2 
12 May 1851 



Wit- 



Nancy Baker & her ch to have certain 
real estate her life time. At death 
of sd v/ife, the south half of sd land 
to go to her ch & the north half 
to testator's son 

Henry Baker 

Sarah Jane to get other real estate 

Daniel Baker - a horse 

Maiden Baker - friend 
Eli Luhdy - friend 

V/illiani N, Roseberry 
Charley Day 



BAIDUFP, John M. 

Dtd 24 Nov 1884 
Neice- 



Bk 4 PP 518,519 

Rec 31 Mar 1888 

Minnie Balduff in return for her 
kindness & care of testator for 
last 8 yrs is to have all property 
real & personal 



Exec- 


None named 


Wit- 


John E. Harris 
Henry A. Holtzman 


^A, David D. 


Bk 5 pp 246-249 


Dtd 18 Feb 1896 


Rec 15 Apr 1896 


Wife- 


? has her own estate so tes 



Dau- 
Sons- 

GrSon- 



wills her nothing with her approval 
but he does leave her real estate & 
personal items (see will) 

Mabel to have property in Franklin, Ind, 

George & Charles - real estate & 
personal items 

Mart - fishing tackle 



To Pranklin College - some newspapers 
Exec- None 



Wit- 



Morton G. Hunter 
Robert J. Aley 



- 8 



BARRETT, Hazlett S. 
Dtd 7 Oct 1875 
Wife- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 4 pp 108,109,110 

Rec 6 May 1876 

Elizabeth Ann to have use of entire 
estate her life time 

At death of sd wife estate to go to 
the lawful heirs 

Elizabeth Ann Barrett - wife 

Peter 0. Sciscoe 
Joseph D. Handy 



.BATES, Wylie L. 

Dtd 21 Aug 1877 
Wife- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 4 pp 234.255 

Rec 20 Mar 1880 

Susan Bates to have all of property 
after debts, etc. 

Susan Bates - wife 

Columbus Browning 
James R. Paris 



BATTERTON, David 

Dtd 25 Sept 1861 
Wife- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 5 pp 324,325,326 

Rec 7 Feb 1867 

Amanda M, Batterton to have residue 
of property after debts, etc, for the 
means of raising the ch (minor) 

After death of sd wife estate to be 
divided equally among the ch taking 
into consideration advancements made 
to the older ones (no names) 

Amanda M. Batterton - v,'ife 

Johnson McCollough 
Milton McFetridge 



BATTERTON, Henry 

Dtd 25 Oct 1831 
Wife- 

Ch- 



Bk 1 pp 48,49,50 

Rec 27 Eeb 1832 

Susannah Batterton to have all of 
estate to raise the ch 

William Batterton 
Peter Batterton 
Thomas Batterton 
David Batterton 



- 9 



BATTERTON, Henry (Cont) 
Ch (Cont)- 



Exec- 



Wit- 



George Batterton 
Sally Williams 
Eliza Hardesty 
James Batterton 
Nancy Dubois 
Henry Batterton 
John Batterton 
Granville Batterton 
Mary Jane Batterton 

Susannah Batterton - wife 
James Batterton - son 

Sophronia A. Beck 
William Alexander 



BAXTER, Joseph 

Dtd 27 Sept 1858 
Wife- 

Bro- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 5 P 122 

Rec 9 Oct 1858 

Margaret Baxter to have all of estate 
real & personal 

Benjamin Baxter to have ^1.00 
Thomas Baxter - Si. 00 

Margaret Baxter - wife 
Samuel Junkins 

David Cathcart 

W. B. H. Hutsinpiler 



BAYIEY, James 

Dtd 17 Aug 1818 



Bk 1 pp 4,5 



Rec 



V/ife- 



Ch- 



Elizabeth Bayley to have all personal 
property & real estate 

Holland Bayley - son 
Sarah - dau 
John Bayley - son 
Joanna Mc Ho 11 and - dau 
Thomas Bayley - son 
Chesley D. Bayley - son 
Nancy Chandler - dau 
James Bayley - son 
William Bayley - son 
Betsy Bayley - dau 
Lucinda Bayley - dau 

All above ch SI. 00 each. At death of wife estate to go 
to ch 



- 10 



BAYLL'Y, James (Cont) 
Exec- 
Wit- 



Chesley D. Bayley - eon 

James Matlock 
Nathaniel Clark 
Gilbert Joseph 



BECKETT, William J. 
Dtd 5 Aug 1895 



Bk 5 pp 222,223,224 
Rec 12 Aug 1895 



Having no bros testator ^ves his only sis Ann S. Smith 
his estate 



Exec- 
Wit- 



John K. Anderson 

Case V/adley 
I. T. Smith 
James B. Clark 



BELL, Tarlton 

Dtd 28 May 1851 
Wife- 
Little Son- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 1 pp 56,57,58 



Rec 



Margaret Bell to have all land, house 
& household goods & stock of every 
sort in order to raise the ch (no 
names) 

John leland Bell to have the family 
Bihle 

Benjamin Parks 

Ellis Stone 
PranciB Hall 



BENDER, William 

Dtd 1 May 1869 
Wife- 



Bk 3 PP 402,403 
Rec 16 Oct 1869 
Elizabeth to have her lav/ful dower 



Nev/ton Bender to have a colt 



Ch & Heirs- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



V/illiara Bender, Jr. 

John J. Bender 

Deborah V/ampler 

Henry J. Bender 

Elizabeth Ping 

James B. Bender 

All above heirs by Ist wife 

James B. Bender 

Isaac A, Chandler 
Henry C. Warn pier 



- 11 



BENEGER, Jacob 

Dtd 7 May 1834 
Wife- 



Bk 9 PP 125,124,125 

Rec 20 Apr 1850 

Margaret Beneger use of home place 
all personal items her life tirae 



Son- David Beneger - real estate 

Balance of property to: 

Dau- Sophia Pindle 

Elizabeth Binder 
Susan Hutsonpiller 



Son- 



Exec- 



Wit- 



Philip Beneger 
John Beneger 
Jacob Beneger 
Joseph Beneger 

Luke V.'ard 

John H. Beneger - son 

Luke V/ard 
William Beney 



BEMETT, Mansfield 
Dtd 31 Aug 1877 
Wife- 



GrDau- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 4 pp 221,222 

Rec 7 June 1879 

Elizabeth Bennett to have all real 
estate & all personal property 

At death of sd wife estate to go to 
oh (no names) & grdau 

Genevia Bennett 

Elizabeth Bennett - wife 

Mathew Floyd 
Theodore Thrasher 



BENNETT, Samuel Bk 4 pp 479,480,481 

(Will set aside - see pp 425,426,427 for will) 



Dtd 28 Jan 1885 



Rec 28 Jan 1885 



Samuel Bennett, exec of will of Samuel Bennett defendant 
sued by heirs to set aside will 



Heirs- 



Jahue Bennett 
Rebecca Smith 
Mary C. Taylor 
Sarah a, Johnson 



BENNETT, Samuel (Cont) 
Heirs (Cont)- 



Mary C . Beard 
Samuel Bennett, Jr. 
Eliza A. Beard 
V/m H. Bennett 
Mary J. McGlothland 
Lewis Buchannon 
Comodore P. Moore 
Edward N. Moo're 
Elizabeth Moore 



Civil action against will of Samuel Bennett to set asid( 
his will 



BENNETT, Samuel 

Dtd 26 Jan 1885 
Wife- 

Sons- 



Exec- 



V/it- 



Rec 



Bk 4 pp 425,426,427 
8 Feb 1886 



Marj'- Jane Bennett to have real estate 
& personal property 

Jahue Bennett 

William Bennett 

Samuel Bennett, Jr. have promised to 

take care of testator's wife & make 

no charge for same 

V/illiara Bennett - son 
Samuel Bennett, Jr. - son 

R. W. Carr 
Elisha M. Lowery 



BERRY, John Marr 
Wife- 
Living ch- . 



Son- 



Bk 4 pp 256-241 

Angeline P. Berry to have the $1200.00 
left her by the will of her Uncle 
Peter Borrelar(?), dec'd 

Susanna Mitchell, a widow 
Lucretia Campbell, wife of William 

Campbell of Chariton, Iowa 
George Berry, Owen Co., Ind. 
Ellen Badger, wife of Samuel Badger 

of Lucas Co., Iowa 
William M. Berrj-- of Chariton, Iowa 
John M, Berry & 
Francis K. Berry, latter two living 

with testator 

Alexander Berry, dec'd, has 2 sons 
Benjamin F. Berry & Alexander Berry 
both of Iowa 



BERRY, John Marr (Cont) 
Son- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Greene Berry, dec'd, several ch names 
unknown to testator but all live 
in Iowa 

John D. Mayfield - wife's bro 

William H. Curry 
M. L. Snodgrass 



Codicil - 23 Dec 1879 - Angeline Berry, wife of John M. 
Berry has died. Testator's feeble son John M. Jr. in 
poor health so the farm home not to be sold for 5 yrs, 



Wit- 



John D. Coffey 
John G. Coffey 



BERRY, Kathias 

Dtd 7 Jan 1850 
Wife- 



GrDau- 
Exec- 
V/it- 



Bk 2 pp 153,134 

Rec 29 June 1850 

? to have all personal property & 
real estate her life time 

At death of wife all property sold & 
proceeds divided among all the ch 
(no names) 

Sarah Hewett to have $8.00 

Felix G. Hile 

Lawson Huett 
William J. Sparks 



BERRY, William 

Dtd 17 Sept 1822 
Wife- 
Older Ch- 



Other Ch- 



Bk 1 pp 8,9,10 
Rec 23 Nov 1822 
Not named 



Hannah - dau 
William Berry 
Green Berry - 



■ son 
!on 



Dau Hannah's ch dau Ally 

Nancy (disabled) - dau 
John Berry - son 



Other ch mentioned - minors to be kept on the farm & 
given all possible schooling 



14 



BERRY, William (Cont) 



Exec- 



V/it- 



JoBeph Berry - bro 
V/illiam Berry - son 

John A. Gwins(?) 
V/illiarn Barton 
Jonathan Nichols 



BIDDLE, Wm M. Bk 4 pp 14,15,16,17 

(of Borough of Carlisle Co., Cimberland, Penn.) 



Dtd 26 Oct 1854 



Wife- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Rec 5 Mar 1855 in Cumberland 

Co. Penn 
Rec 30 Sept 1875 in Ind. 

Julia M-. Biddle to have all real 
estate in Penn. & Ind. & all personal 
property 

Julia M. Biddle - v/ife 

J. S. Colwell 
J. McGinnis 
S. Zeey (Zuy?) 



BLAIN, Robert 

Dtd 21 July 1839 
Wife- 



Bk 1 pp 97 
Rec 21 Jan 1841 
Not mentioned 



Ch- 



GrCh- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



John Blain - son 
Mary Blain - dau 
Margaret Wood - dau 
Ann Scarborough - dau 
Isabella Chambers - dau 
Staten(?) Hileman(?) - dau 

Leland Ervin Wood 
George Hickman 
Edith(?) Hiclonan 

James Turner 

Henry Stine 
Nathaniel Clark 



- J.P 



BLAIR, Marion 

Dtd 5 June 1895 
Heirs- 



Bk 5 PP 426-429 

Rec 2 Mar 1901 

Winnie May Eller - a friend 
Florence Hemphill - dau 
Titian Blair - son 



Will revoked by court 5 Oct 1901 
Exec- Titian Blair - son 



Wit- 



Elias Abram 
Marion M. Guinn 



BLAKELY, Elizabeth E. 
•(widow of V/m Blakely) 



Bk 



PP 441,442,445 



Dtd 19 Oct 1895 Rec 20 May 1901 

Wishes to be buried by side of bus at Clear Creek 



Ch & Heirs- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Martha Anderson - dau 
Florence Dodds - dau 
Estella King - dau 
.Horace Blakely - son 
William 0. Blakely - son 

Samuel C. Dodds 

M. T. Cai-raichael 
Thomas J. Sare 



BOILEKBACHER, George 
Dtd 10 Sept 1885 
Wife- 

Sons- 



Other Ch- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Rec 



Bk 4 PP 406,407,408 
25 Sept 1885 



Margaret Bollenbacher to have all 
property 

Martin C. 

William P. 

Samuel M. 

Jacob J, Bollenbacher 

Lizzie Vvlaite 
Mary Korthcutt 
Kate Axtell 
Julia Floyd 
Caroline Kelso 
Sarah Bollenbacher 
Fannie Bollenbacher 

Margaret Bollenbacher - wife 

John Graham 
Christopher Walker 



XD 



BOLLMAN, Lewis 

Dtd 29 Aug 1888 
Wife- 

Son- 
Dau- 



Wit- 



Bk 4 PP 547,548,549,550 
Rec 10 Sept 1888 
? to have all property 
At death of sd wife estate to go to son 
Charles Bollman 

Mary Richardson - eh by 1st wife of 
testator went to live with her mo 
at time of her parents divorce & 
shared what her mo received of estate 
then. 

No provision for dau Mrs. Julia A. 
Fleming as she & family are wealthy 

William 0. Fee 
John McCalla 



BOLUNBACHER, Rebecca 
(Bollenbacher?) 

Dtd 1 Feb 1900 

Bequests to- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Blc 5 PP 588,389,590 



Rec 20 Feb 1900 

Nancy J. Young 
William Bollenbacher 
Sam Bollenbacher 
Mary Korthcott 

Joseph Young 

Marshall Moore 
T. H. Colsbery 
James Q. Richardson 



BOON, Sophronia 

Dtd 9 Mar 1864 

Son- 

Dau- 



Bk 3 PP 229,250 
Rec 23 June 1864 
Howard Boon 
Mary Francis 



Money from pension to be given heirs with other money 

Exec- W. W. Jackson 

Wit- Hubbard Sharp 

H. C. M. Lundy 



- 17 



BORLvlND, Edward 

Dtd 23 Dec 1862 
Wife- 



Dau- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Rec 



Bk 3 pp 255,256,257 
28 Feb 1865 



Margaret Borland to have certain real 
estate & 1/4 of personal estate 

Balance of estate to dau Mary E. 
Larrel(?) 

Sarah Julia Borland 

Mrs. Margaret A. Bersher(?) - dec'd, 
her heirs 

Don't think an exec necessary 

Milton McPhetridge 
Ellis E. Sluss 



BORLAND, Jaraes 

Dtd 19 Jan 1870 



Bk 4 pp 250,251,252 
Rec 31 Aug 1880 



Estate to be divided between neices & nephews of testator 
who are ch of testator's bro Ddward Borland 

Neices & 

Nephews- William 0. Borland 

James A. Borland 

Mary E. Borland 

Eliza D. Punk - wife of Joseph Punk 

Milton Hight 



Exec- 
Wit- 



John McCalla 
Jaraes H. Rogers 



BORLAND, William C. 
Dtd 2 May 1888 
Wife- 



Ch- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 5 pp 408-414 
Rec 14 July I900 

Christiana Borland to have all property 
her life time 

At death of sd wife estate to go to 
following ch: 

Gertrude Borland - dau 
Minnie Borland - dau 
Louis S. Borland - son 
William M. Borland - son 
Edv;ard Borland - son 
James Borland - son - has already 
had his share of estate 

Edward Borland - son 

William Kennedy, Kiram P. Pauley 



- 18 



BORLAInID, Williara C. (Cont) 



Codicil - 24 Sept 1894 - Testator's wife has dec'd since 
the will was v/ritten. 

V/it- James W. Jackson 

John Martin 

BORUFP, Samuel Bk 4 pp 323-329 

Dtd 50 Mar 1865 Rec 2? Dec 1882 

Wife- Ellen Boruff to have certain real estat( 

StepDau- Iris Odell to have $150.00 

Son- Thomas Boruff - ^25,00 

^au- Elizabeth Anderson, wife of William 

Anderson - $;150.00 

^au- Margaret J. Campbell, wife of Hillary 

Campbell - $150.00 

Son- Daniel Boruff - R 500. 00 

• Bougan Boruff - S200.00 

Other Ch- Henry Boruff 

Mary Pigeon, widow of Charles Pigeon 

Sarah Rogers, wife of V/illiam Rogers 

Solomon Boruff 

Eli Boruff 

Green Boruff 

William Boruff 

David Boruff 

Conney Sisco, v/ife of Washington Sisco 

Samuel Boruff 

Exec- Dougan Jones 

Wit- J. S. Smith Hunter 

Milton McPhetridge 
John M. Berry 

Codicil - 19 July 1877 - appoints eon Henry Boruff as 
exec 

B0V(T4AN, Emanuel Bk 5 pp 77,78 

Dtd 29 Sept 1891 Rec 14 Mar 1892 

Wife- Luciana Bowman all real estate & 

personal property except 20 acres 
heretofore deeded to son Paul Bowman 
& 3 acres deeded to dau Margaret 
Swofford 

Wit- Louis 1\. Williams 

Elias Smith 



- 19 



BRANDON, Gal breath 1. 
Dtd 5 Dec 1895 
Wife- 
Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 5 pp 225,226,227 

Rec 13 Dec 1895 

Narcisea Brandon to have all property 

Narcissa Brandon - wife 

Robert W, V.'ei.r 
Joseph Mc Rogers 



BRATNEY, James 

Dtd 16 Mar 1865 
Wife- 

Bequests- 



Exec- 
Vvit- 



Bk 3 pp 271-274 
Rec 20 July 1865 

Roeanna Bratney to have all real & 
personal property after debts, etc. 

William Bratney & 

James Bratney Curry - GrSons 

Theological Seminary of the Reformed 
Presbyterian Church in Philadelphia, 
Penn 

' The Home Missionary Society of the 
Reformed Presbyterian Church of 
North America 

James Bratney Curry is infant son of 
V/illiam Curry 

William H. Curry 

James Hanna 
John H. Lowden 



BRAY, Nathan 

Dtd ? Aug 1876 
Wife- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 5 pp 15,14,15,16 

Rec 15 May 1890 

Nancy Bray to take care of dau Mary 
Esther & manage things. Afflicted 
dau Mary Esther Bray to have certain 
real estate, the rents & profits 
from sd land to be used for her 
raaintainance. 

Nancy Bray - wife 

David Byers 
Lafayette Byers 



- 20 



BRAY, Nathan (Cont) 

Codicil - Son John W. Bray to have control of the real 
estate given to Nancy Bray k dau Mary Esther & after 
death of both, he, sd John, to have sd real estate as 
his ov/n. 



BRAY, Rhoda Sarepta 
Dtd 9 Dec 1880 
Hus- 

Son- 

Dau- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 4 pp 449-452 

Rec 15 Aug 1886 

Little B. Bray to have all property 
his life time 

Alexander C. Bray of California has 
had his share of estate 

Eli2a J, Bray to have home place at 
death of her father Little B. Bray 



Little B. Bray - 

James C« Worley 
James C. V/orley 



hui 



BROCK, Martin 

Ltd 20 Oct 1866 
Vife- 



Son- 
Lau- 



Bk 3 pp 514-317 
Rec 13 Nov 1866 

Mary Brock to have real estate & 
personal property to make a hone 
for the ch. Some real estate sold 
& $150.00 paid to each of the ch 

George N, Brock & 

Elizabeth Kunn (nee Brock) have already 
had their share 



Mary Brock (wife) to be guardian for minor ch 



Exec- 



Wit- 



Mary Brock - wife 
George N. Brock - son 

James I, Alexander 
Lavid Barrow 



- 21 



BROWN, James 

Dtd 18 Apr 1846 
Wife- 



Nephev;s- 



Neices- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Rec 



Bk 2 pp 64,65 
21 Sept 1846 



? to have all personal property & 
real estate her life tirae. At death 
of sd wife entire estate to go to 
2 nephews & 3 neices (divided equally) 

James Crager 
John Crager 

Mary Ann Givins 
Phebe Sellinger 
Margaret Crager 

None named 

Emsley Wilson 
Iseminger 



BROV/1^ John 

Dtd 17 May 1862 
Wife- 

5 Ch- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 3 pp 311,512,313 
Rec 4 Aug 1866 

Jennet Brown to have all estate real 
& personal 

Mary G. Johnston 
Thomas M. Brovm 
James M. Brown 

Francis V/ylie 
Jennet Brown - wife 

Francis V/ylie 
David Cathcart 



BROm, Lee 

Dtd Not dated 



Bk 3 PP 141,142 
Rec 9 Kay 1859 



After final expenses & debts are paid, anything left to b( 
divided among the ch 

C^~ Robert Brown (youngest son) to have 

a certain yearling colt 
Lavona - dau - to have a certain gray 
mare 

Real estate in 111. & Ind. to be sold & proceeds divided 
among ch 



- '11 



BRO\vl\T, Lee (Cont) 
Ch- 



Exec- 



V/it- 



Milton M. Brbwn 
Elly E. Brovm 
Stephen G. Brovii 
George L. Brov/n 
Robert Brovm (above) 
Lavonia Brovm (above) 

George L. Brovm - son 
Milton M. Brovm - son 

George W. Smith 
Samuel Denney 



BROW\S Martha F. 

Ltd 6 Dec 1903 
Bequests- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 5 PP 544,545 

Rec 11 Dec 1903 

United Presbyterian Church at V/hite 
Hallowen Co. , Ind. 

William B. BroVvTi - neph - named for 

testator's father 
Andrev; L. Bro\m - neph 
Dilla - dau of James H, Brown 
Mary E. Brown - dau of James PI. Brown 
William A, Brovm - son of Daniel Brov/n 
Samuel Brov-m - bro 

Samuel Brown - bro 

Robert Weir 
Thomas M. Stevens 



BROV.-KING, Finley 

Dtd 4 June 1861 
Wife- 



Sons- 



Bk 3 PP 166-171 

Rec 15 Oct 1861 

Zaphora Brovming to have 1/3 of proceeds 
from sale of land in Monroe Co. & 
the other 2/3 divided equally betv/een 
the 2 sons when each ic 21 yrs old 

Nathaniel Bi'ovming 
Andrew H. Browning 



Testator ovms some property heired from father-in-law 
Andrev\r Hilton. Wants father Nathaniel C. Browning to 
pay the testator's debts & funeral expenses immediately 
& the testator will pay him in personal property 



Exec- 



V/ants no court action about his 
estate. His father to take over 
the settlement 



23 



BROV.'KING, Finley (Cont) 

Wit- Charles Hev/son 

J. S. Smith Hunter 

Codicil - 17 Sept 1861 - no nev/ names 



BROV/inNG, Nathaniel C. Bk ? pp 55,54,55 

Dtd 28 Kov 1874 Rec 8 Dec 1874 

V/ife- Betsy Browning to have the home place 

plus personal property 

Dau- Harriet Crane 

Elizabeth Taylor 

Martha Browning to have $1,000.00 
each 

Sons- Ira Browning 

Columbus Brovming to have the home 
place jointly at death of sd wife 

Remainder of real estate to be sold & proceeds to 2 
grsons 

GrSons- Nathaniel C. Browning 

Andrew H. Brov^ning, eons of dec'd son 
Finley Browning 

Exec- Ira Browning - son 

V.'it- WilliaBi 0. Pee 

J. S. Smith H\inter 



BRUI'jMETT, langston Bk 4 pp 225,226,227 

Dtd 28 Oct 1878 Rec 24 Nov 1879 

All real estate & personal property to be sold & proceeds 
of sale divided among wife & 4 of the ch 

Wife- Rebecca Brumraett 

Ch- Mary Brummett 

Sarah E. Brummett 
Langston Brummett 
Arthur Brummett 

Wife Rebecca Brummett & son Arthur had already been 
deed real estate 

Exec- John K. Anderson 

V/it- James B. Mulkey 

Richard A. Pulk 



BRYAN, George W. 

Dtd 12 May 1901 

Wife- 

Wit- 



m 5 pp 470,471 

Rec 30 Nov 1901 

Alice K. Bryan to have entire estate 

Gyrus N. S» Neeld 
Will E. Adkins 



BUNGER, Clarenda K. 
Dtd 23 May 1898 
Bequests- 



Exec 


■■' 




Wit- 






FNGER, 


Jacob 




Dtd 


17 Feb 


1885 


Wife 


- 




Son- 


in-law- 





Bk 5 P 546 

Rec 12 Sept 1903 

Margaret Neeld 

William M. Bunger & his son J. Willie 

Bunger 
David Bunger 
Alfred Bunger - son 
Far-ley Bunger 
Walker Bunger 

None named 

Frank M. Williams 
Leander Umbarger 



Bk 5 pp 81,82,83 
Rec 26 Mar 1892 

Mary Bunger to have all per&onal items 
on homestead & ^i-40.00 each yr of her 
life 

William H. Lev/is & wife Matilda E. to 
have the homestead (100 acres) on 
condition that wife Mary Bunger can 
live in brick dwelling house on ed 
land 



The other ch have been given their share of estate 
Exec- None appointed 



Wit- 



J. B. Kirby 
J. N, Stinnson 



- 25 

BUNGER, Joseph Bk 5 pp 239-242 & 553 

Dtd 11 Sept 1888 Rec 28 Mar 1896 

^°^~ 1^^. Bunger to have personal items 

William M. Bunger - real estate 

^^"~ Clarinda Catharine Bunger - real 

estate & personal items 

S°"~ David Bunger - real estate 

Son Wm & dau Clarinda C. to be his 
guardians 

These ch have had their share viz. 

^^^ Michael Bunger 

Joseph T. Bunger 
Alfred Bunger 
Jno. W, Bunger 
Margaret Keeld 

^^®'^~ Joseph S. Dinsraore 

Wi'<^"- John H. Helms 

Richard M. Butcher 

Codicil - 11 May 1869 - nothing to add 

BURGH, Henry Bk 4 pp 369,570,371,572 

Dtd 14 Apr 1884 Rec 21 Kay 1884 

^■^i^®- Rebecca L. Biarch to have 1/3 value 

of lands & all personal property 
after the follov/ing bequests 

Bequests- Sarah Harriet - dau - personal items 
Ira Asbury - son - to have stock & 

personal propertj'- 
Nancy Matilda - dau - to have personal 

items 

^^^f^v^xl® advancements are to make the 3 above ch equal 
with the other 7 heirs 

Heirs mentioned- Labora(?) Ann 
Gilbert L. 
Francis R. 
Dennis M. 
Mary E. 
Henry I, 
Sarah H. 
Ira A. 
Nancy M, 
Thomas Bradford 



26 



BURCH, Henry (Cent) 
Exec- 

Wit- 

BURCH, Jane 

Dtd 23 June 1881 
Son- 

Son- 

Dau- 



Gilbert L. Burch - eon 
James W. Thrasher 

William Burch 
Jehue P. Sparks 



Bk 4 pp 299,300,301 
Rec 7 Sept 1881 

William H. Burch to have certain 
real estate & he to pay testator's 
dau Eliza Harriet Burch 1175.00 



Jesse T. Burch - $175.00 
Joseph P. Burch - $175.00 



5^175.00 



Pocia P. 
Eliaa H. 
Sarah B, 
Martha A. 
Tilda A. R. 

Baus to have real -estate ^c personal items 

'^^^ec- William Tarkington 

^'^^" Peter T. Oliphant 

William E. Tarkington 
James K. Oliphant 



BURl'JS, Anna E. 

Dtd 6 Oct 1885 

Hus- 

Adopted dau- 

Wit- 



Bk 4 pp 416,417,418 
Rec 21 Dec 1885 
Patrick Bux-ns 

Lizzie Monahon, they to divide estate 
after bequest to Maggie O'Donnell 
(sis of testatrix) is taken care of 

Jos. G. McPheeters, Sr. 
C. R. Worrell 



- 27 



BURTON, William 

Dtd 8 July 1829 
Wife- 
Eldest Dau- 
Dau- 

Son- 

Dau- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 1 pp 41,42 

Rec ?? ' 1829 

Polly Burton 

Gelena Berry 

Elizabeth 
Mahal a 

John E. Burton to have all real estate 
after decease of testator's wife 

Elrayra 
Polly Ann 

Polly Burton -• wife 
John E, Burton - son 

Josiah Burton 
John Burton 
William }i\-ins 



BUSKIRiv, George A. 
Dtd 5 July 1873 
Wife- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 4 pp 39-43 

Rec 27 July 1874 

Martha Buskirk all property real & 
personal 

♦Brother Edward C. Buskirk 
Robert C. Poster 

Samuel H. Buskirk 
Thomas B. Buskirk 



^Codicil - 1 Jan 1874 - because testator's bro Edward 
C. Buskirk who was appointed exec of the will has 
moved to Indianapolis, the testator now appoints Robert 
C, Poster exec of sd will 



Wit- 



Annie M. Buskirk 
George W, Bryan 
Samuel H. Buskirk 



BUSP:IRK, Isaae S. 
Dtd 6 Apr 1864 
Wife- 

Heirs- 



Bk 3 PP 269-270 

Rec 17 June 1865 

Elizabeth Buskirk real estate 
personal property 

Michael H. Buskirk - son 
Mary A. Myres - dau 



28 



BUSKIRK, Isaae S. (Cont) 

Heirs (Cont) - Catharine A, Buskirk - dau 
Win field S. Bunkirk - son 
Elizabeth J. Buskirk - dau (youngest 
child) 

Exec- None named 



Wit- Joseph D. Ealy 

George Shirvin(?) 



BUSKIRK, Martha A. Bk 5 PP 372-376 

Dtd 16 Mar 1894 Rec 7 July 1894 

Dau- Anna B. Hill 

Mattie R. Buskirk 

Sons- P. K. Buskirk 

L. V. Buskirk 

The above ch 4/5 of estate 

Tolbert H. Sudbury as trustee of & for testatrix's son 

George A. Buskirk during son's life, Helen Buskirk 

dau of George A. B\j.skirk by his first v/ife to share 
with her father 

Exec- Nat U. Hill 

P. K. Buskirk 
L. V. Buskirk 

Wit- Henry A. Woolery 

Walter E. Woodburn 

Codicil - 24 Apr 1894 - testatrix, Ira C. Butnan to 
replace Tolbert H. Sudsbury as trustee 

Note - Another will on pages 166,167,168 of bk 5 is 
same as this will 



BUTCHER, Kiran & Amelia Bk 5 p 533 

Btd 2 Sept 1901 Rec 27 June 1903 

Son- William H, Butcher to have estate 

Exec- None named 

Wit- Henry V. Nikirk 

Nathaniel P. Drake 



- 29 

BUTCHER, Solomon Bk 3 pp 384-391 

Dtd 27 Aug 1867 Rec 26 July 1869 

^^~ Nancy Robinson, wife of Andrev/ Robincon 

Rebecca Brumraet, wife of Langs ton 
Brummet 

Jacob Butcher 

James Butcher - son - to have control 
of all estate until 1 Mar 1870 when 
son Lewis H. Butcher will take over 
poGsessionc The 2 sons in turn to 
furnish their parents with all things 
necessary 

George Butcher - son 

Jacob Butcher - son 

Other Ch- Hiram Butcher 

Mary Robinson, wife of James Robinson 
James & Arthur Kelly, Nancy A. , 
Rebecca A. Richorson, latter 4 ch 
of dec'd dau Sarah Richer&on. 

Adara Butcher 

Eliza Hensley, wife of Jefferson 
Hensley 

E^ec*- Lewis H. Butcher - son 

^i"t- George Sheeks 

James H. Rogers 

Codicil - 24 May 1869 - no new names - a lot of yak-yak 

BUTLER, Elizabeth Bk 4 pp 171,172,173 

Ltd 21 July 1875 Rec 30 Aug 1877 

After all debts & expenses are taken care of residue 
of p;roperty to go to 3 daus equally 

-Daus- Margaret K. Seals 

Julia A. Eakin 
Harriet L, Burt 

^^®c~ James B. Lathrop of Greensburg, 

Decatur Co. 

Wit- Mary C. Lathrop 

James H. Rogers 



- 50 



BYERS, David 

Dtd 28 May 1886 

Eldest son- 

GrDau- 

Youngest son- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 4 pp 484,485,486 

Rec 16 Apr 188? 

Lafayette Byers of Boone Co., Ind. 

Ollie Hall 

Thomas J, Byers 

Samuel Bray 

James W, Hamilton 
Hulcee J. Hamilton 



BYERS, James 

Dtd 50 Sept 1867 



Bk 3 pp 351,552,555 
Rec 28 Mar 1868 



All real estate to Charles V.-m Allen v/lio is authorized 
to sell sd real estate & the 2/3 of proceeds of ed 
sale to he divided among the testator's bros & sis viz, 



Sis- 
Bro- 
Sis- 
Bro- 
Sis- 



Almira Foster of Marion Co., Iowa 
Lafayette Byers 
Eliza A. Allen 
E. (?) P. Byers 
Clarinda C. By^TS 



Remaining 1/5 to Church of Christ at Richland, Ind, 
Exec- Trustee Charles Wm Allen 



Wit- 



Nathan C. Bray (?) 
W, H. Getzendauner 



BYERS, Nathan ] 


^^. 


Bk 2 pp 26,27,? 


Dtd 5 Oct 


1841 


Rec 19 Nov 1841 


Wife- 




Sarah Ann Byers 


Ch- 

( Infants) 




Addison K. Byers 
Mary Elizabeth Byers 
David Byers 


Exec- 




Sarah Ann Byers - wife 
David Byers - bro 


Wit- 




Elias Abel 



Hanly(?) Houston 



- 31 



BYRNE, Mary Elizabeth Bk 4 pp I9I-I96 

(Formerly Mary Elizabeth Chapman, wife o.f Michael Byrne, Jr. 
of Grass Valley, Nevada Co., California) 



Dtd 12 Jan 1878 
Hus- 

Ch- 



Exec- 



Wit- 



Rec 20 Mar 1878 in Nevada Co., Calif. 

Michael. Byrne, Jr. all property, 
real & personal to use sd property 
for care & maintainance of the 5 ch 

Mary Florence Byrne 
V/alter Wyeth Byrne 
Gladys Rosaline Byrns 
Michael Byrne 
Emma Byrne 

Michael Byrne, Jr. - hus 

T. J. Dal ton, Grass Valley, Calif. 
J. P. Bandenclli(?) Grass Valley 



CATWBELL, Hugh 

Dtd 4 Jan 1870 

Heirs- 
Ch- 



GrCh- 

Dau-in-law- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 3 pp 464,465,466 

Rec 31 Oct 1871 

Vvilliam a. Campbell 

Nancy Jane Alexander 

Sally Ann Campbell, v/ife of G. 

Campbell 
Mary C. Mellet 
John F. Cejnpbell 
Hugh Campbell 
Alexander W. Campbell 
Robert H. Campbell 
Berry Campbell 

Mary A. Henrietta 
George Campbell, ch of dau Rachel 
Campbell, dec'd 

Eliza, v/ife of James L. Campbell 

James L. Campbell 

Samuel H. Buskirk 
L. G. Shyer(?) 
Samuel A. Smith 



- 32 

CAI^IPBELL, John Bk 5 pp 81,82 

Dtd 27 Jan 1851 Rec 22 July 1856 

Son- Killory T. Campbell to have real estate 

Dau- Elizabeth Campbell, personal items 

Following ch have had their share 

Cb- Lucina - dau - married John M, Briester 

Arrailda Campbell - dau - married 

Loudon Nichols 
Evalina Campbell - dau - married 

Charleo C. V/atson 
Joseph W, Campbell ~ son 
Oscar J. Campbell - son 

Exec- None named 

Wit- Joseph Davis 

John P. Campbell 

CAMPBELL, William A, Bk 5 PP 122,123,124 

Ptd 16 Jan 1893 Rec 8 Apr 1893 

Vi£o- Prances Campbell to have home farm 

& personal estate 

Some of the ch have already been given personal items viz. 

Ch-" Alice Howard 

Emma CaiTdichael 
Maggie Woodward 
Willie 
John 

RemaindGr of ch (no names) to be made equal v/ith those 
named above. 

Exec- Frances Campbell - wife 

Wit- Ricliard N. Denton 

Prank N. Johnson 



- 33 



CARI'IICHAEL, Alexander 
Dtd 17 Feb 1865 
Wife- 
Heirs- 



Bk 3 PP 266^267,268 



Other Ch- 



Exec- 



Wit- 



dau of testator's 



Rec 29 Apr 1865 



Permelia(?) Ragain(?) • 

wife by her firot hus 
Francis Marion Carniichael 
John WoBley Carraichael 
Ch of testator's son Joseph Jasper 

Carmichael 
Bethany Carmichael - dau 
Mary Ann Burch - dau 

Charles Carmichael 
Margaret Bixrch 
Archible Canaichael 
Priscilla Shellton 
Sarah Carter 
Solomon Emslcy 
Carinichael Carraichael 
Martin Carmichael 

Charles Carmichael - son 
Martin Car-michael - son 



Thomas Oliphant 
Seth Tatraan(?) 



CARMICHAEL, lydia 
Dtd 9 Mar 1894- 
Dau- 
Exec- 
Wit~ 



Bk 5 PP 254,255,256 

Rec 13 May 1896 

Nora Carmichael to have entire estate 

William J. Lowe 

John C. Clay 
Robert E. Baker 



CARI'ilCHAEL, Wesley 
Dtd 5 May 1904 
Wife- 

Cii- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 5 P 559 

Rec 9 June 1904 

Mary J. Carraichael to have all property 
her v/idowhood 

F. 0. Carraichael 
Wesley E, Carmichael 
Sherlie E. Carmichael 
William H, Carraichael 
Hershel Carraichael 
Clayton Carmichael 

None named 

W. T. Breeden 
Mary K. Breeden 



- 54 



CARTER, Coleman A. 
Dtd 18 Dec 1893 
Wife- 

Heirs- 



Bk 5 PP 356, 337, .387 

Rec 2 Mar 1899 

Lucy A, Carter to have all property 

At death of wife property to go to 
legal heirs to\;it 

Andrevi' J. Carter 
Allen K. Carter 
Sam ant ha J. Lucas 
Clara Po Night 
Louisa Pennington 
Isaac Carter 
Rebecca Night 

V.'idov/'s acceptance on p 387 

Exec- Leaves appointment of exec to the court 



Wit- 



Isaac A. Chandler 
Isaae M. Chandler 



CARTER, John 

Ltd 20 Feh 188( 
Son-- 

Heirs- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Rec 



Bk 4 pp 430,4-31,432 
20 Mar 1886 



Wesley Carter (doc'd) was given his 
share of estate while living 

Mary C. Wood 
Luala Workman 
John Thomas Carter 
Barbara Elisabeth Sparks 
Heirs of Naomi Cai-michael (dcc'd) 
John W. Wood - grson - son of Mary 
C. Wood 

Gilbert L. Biirch 

P. T. Carmichael 
James W. Shipman 



CARTER, Luc in da E. 
Dtd 17 Mar 1864 

HUB- 

Daus- 



Bk 4 pp 395,395,397 

Rec 8 Hay 1885 

Jajnea V/, Carter the us© of property 
his life time 

Lizzie R. Binkley & 
Clara E. Carter to have real estate 
& personal items 



- 35 



CARTER, Lucinda E. (Cont) 



Exec- 
Wit- 



James V/. Carter 



hus 



JamcR F. Carter 
Ben R. Dunn 
Francis M. Charles 
William Stanley Charles 



CARTER, Margaret Bk 5 pp 282,283 

Dtd 12 Jan 1S97 Rec 11 Mar 1697 
Nancy Carter to have all property 
Exec- Abraham Carter 1769990 



Wit- 



John Davenport 
P. J. Garter 
James E, Whi taker 



CARTER, Martha 

Dtd 22 Mar 1898 

Son- 

Dau- • 

Step-Dau- 

Step-Son- 

Dau- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 5 pp 318,319,520 

Rec 22 June 1893 

Ralph B. Carter 

Arra Bell HcGorraick 

Josie Spaulding 

Jobe W, Carter 

Mary Maud Luaaddor 

A, Prank McCormick - Bon 

A. Frank' HcCorraick 
John S. Keller 



CARTER, Thomas 

Dtd 4 Feb 1876 

Wife- 

Dau- 



Bk 4 pp 127,128,219,130 

Rec 25 Sept 1876 

Fanny Carter - dec'd 

Maria Pering(?) 

Rachel Throop 

Frances Edmondia Pering 



GrDau- 



Ella A. CasBell 



oeeea^i 



- 56 



CARTER, Thomas (Cont) 
GrCh- 



Ch of son James F, Carter, dec'd 
Thomas Carter, Jr. 

Thomas Brovm Carter 
Oliver Clinton Carter, son of John 
Clinton Carter, dec'd 



Exec- 






Alfred H. Pe'ring 
Robert C. Foster 


Wit" 






Thomas E. Ransdall 
Robert Marshall 


CATES, Nancy 






Bk 5 PP 158,159 


Dtd 18 1 


lar 


1884 


Rec 13 Mar 1894 


Sons- 






Charles Cates 



Daii" 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Andrew J. Cates, each $10.00 plus 
what they have already been given 

Malinda Cates to have all residue 
of real estate & personal. 

At death of f-Ialinda Cates, estate to 
go to George A. Cates 

None appointed 

Richard A, Fulk 
A. B. Campbell 



CATHCART, Mary 

Dtd 28 Jan 1881 



Rec 



Bk 4 PP 472,475 
28 Jan 1887 



Debts & expenses paid first then balance of property 
to go to ch & stepch - towit 



Ch- 



StepCh- 



Dau-in-law- 



Wit- 



Elizabeth J. Wiloon 
Margaret J, McQin.oton 
David J. Cathcart 
Samuel P. Cathcart 
V/illiam T. Cathcart 
Catharine L. Hanna 

Mary Kelly 

Peggy \fhite 

Nancy M. Cathcart ■ - 

Mary E, Cathcart, widov/ of dec'd son 
John H, Cathcart has the share her hue 
had received while living 

Robert M. Weir 
Avoi*y B. Charpie 



- 37 



CHANDLER, Chris tena 
])td 24 Apr 1901 
Son- 

Daus- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 5 PP 488,489 

Rec 11 Apr 1902 

Isaac M. Chandler to have all real 
estate <Pc personal property useful 
on the farm 

Margaret 
Martha 
Sarah C. 
Lucy A. 

Ida G. Chandler to have balance of 
personal property 

Isaac M, Chandler 

W. W. Smith 
Alonzo Norraan 



CRklUMi, Jawes F. 
(of C-rant Co. , Wis.) 

Dtd 14 Dec 1865 

Dau- 

Son- 
Exec- 
Wit" 



Bk 3 pp 334-337 



Rec 5 May 1866 

Mary Elizabeth Burns, wife of Michael 
Burns of Calif. 

Theophilus Chapman all real estate 
in Grant Co., Wis & also Iowa 

Theophilus Chapman - son 

Frank Morris 
Samuel Morris 
William Hooker 



CHASE, Aaron 

Dtd 11 Aug 1864 
Wife- 



Bk 3 pp 237,238,259 

Rec 8 Sept 1864 

Deborah Chase to have entire estate 
her life time 



Son- Leroy G, Chase 

Adopted Dau- Harriet Chase 

Other ch to share estate after death of v/ife (no names) 

Exec- Deborah Chase - wife 



Wit- 



James Seward 
George A. Buskirk 



- :>» 



CHASE, Deborah 

Dtd 51 ."Dec 1868 

Hus- 

Heiro- 



Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 4 pp 542-546 

Rec 29 Aug 1888 

? Chase, dcc'd 

Leroy rr..Ch£Be - GrSon 

Bloornfield S. Chase - eon 

Leroy H. Chase - son 

George M. Chase - son 

Aaron Chase - son 

Deborah Chase - GrDau, dan of Aaron 

Chase above 
Cora Gc Chase •• GrDau 
Harriet A. Chase alias Harriet A. 

Brigham v/ho was raised by testatrix 

George H. Chase - son 

P. T. Butler 
James Sewald 



Codicil - 1 Mar 1882 - Mentions care given testatrix by 
son Bloornfield S. Chase & her reward to him for such 
case. 



Wit' 



Robert C. Poster 
Jaraes Sev/ard 



CHILDERS, John Bk 2 pp 136,137 

Dtd 2 Sept 1850 Rec 14 Sept 1850 

All property to be divided among the 3 ch 

^^■- Harriet Melissa Childors 

Nancy Emeline Childers 
William S. Childers 



Exec- 
Wit- 



William W. Puett 

Duncaji Jacob 
B. R. Byers 
W. S. Walker 



CHRISTY, Andrew Bk 1 pp 6.7 

Dtd 28 Apr 1822 Rec 17 June 1822 
^^ife- Kot named 

Mentions 7 ch 



Ch- 



Richard Christy - son 
Susanna Christy - dau 



39 



CHRISTY, Andrew (Cont) 

Ch (Cont)- Rosanna Nail ~ GrDau 
Joseph Christy - son 
James Christy - son 
Andrew Ghristj'" - son 
Polly Downs - dau 
John Christy - son 

Exec- Richard Christy - son 

David Downs 

V.'it- Wm Brown 

James Brown 



.CLARK, Jaiaes W. . Bk 3 PP 105,106,107 

(of Warren Co., Iowa) 

Dtd 3 Feb 1857 Rec 16 June 1857 

V/ife- Easter Clark to have real estate 

& personal propertj^ 

Balance of estate divided "between ch 
except oldest son William John Clark 
who has been given his share 

Sis- Cynthia Clark not to have the money 

left in tecstator's care for her 

Exec- Easter Clark - wife 

David Maxwell Clark - son 

V/it" John H. Haiti son 

Daniel H. Lyon 

CLARK, Kancy Bk 3 pp 04,85 

Dtd 24 Aug 1856 Rec 5 Sept 1856 

Makes plans to help Cynthia her unfortunate sis, bro 
James Clark given the chore 

Nephs- Williain James Alexander 

Williamson Martin Alexander 
David Maxvile Clark to have railroad 
stock 

Exec- James V/. Clark - bro 

Wit- M. M. Campbell 

James D. Maxwell 



40 



CLEMENTS, David Ek 1 pp 72,73*74,75 

Did 5 June 1840 Rec 4 Aug 1040 

Because of the kindness & care given the testator by 
\!m Neil & v/ife he makes hie will viz 

Oh of Wra & Sarah Neill 

Andrew 

Jeunes 

Mary Ann 

Sarah Ann 

Alfred - $5.00 each 

Friend V/illiara Neill to have all real estate & personal 
property and at his death sd property to go to his wife 
during her life. In case of death of both Vvm & Sarah 
Neil sd property to go to their dau Elizabeth if she 
is 21 yrs olf. If not the property to be used to care 
for the other ch of V;m & Sarah Neill 

Exec- William Neill 

Wit" Jacob B. Lowe 

Thomas B. Dal 
Jacob Suiiimet 



COATNEY, Mary J. Bk 5 pp 117,118 

Dtd 24 Jan 1893 Rec 24 Feb 1893 

Debts of late hue Rufus Coatney to be paid 

After all debts, etc, balance of estate to go to dau 
r4rs. Maud E. Cunning 

V/hen GrCh Erie & Beryle Showers are 21 then the property 
to go to them 



Exec- 


None appointed 


Wit- 


Ulrich H. Hon 
? 


COGHRAN, Jai7ies 


Bk 3 PP 8-1 : 


Dtd 19 Feb 1851 


Rec 9 Aug 1851 


Wife- 


Harriet Cochran certain ] 


Dau- 


Harriet Cornelia Cochran 
F?? Ann?? 



Son- Laveritt Cochran (a minor & youngest son) 



41 



COCHRAN, James (Cont) 
Exec- 



Wit- 



Louis Brotherton(?) 
Elias Abel 
Thomas McCalla(?) 



James Hughes 
Daniel W. Mcee(?) 



Codicil - 8 Apr 1851 



Wit- 



Morton C. Hunter 
John P. Rader 



COFFEY, Harriet E. 
Dtd 11 May 1876 
Dau- 



Sons- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 4 pp 165,166,167 

Rec 28 July 1877 

Martha C. Chord 
Sophronia E. Howe 
Mary J. Mulkey 
Amanda P. Howe 

Richard L. Coffey 
Jasper H. Coffey 

Willis B. Walden 

A. W. Reeves 
Sally A, Reeves 



COFFEY, Mary J. 

Dtd 7 Aug 1882 
Hus- 

Bro-in-law- 
Step-Sons- 



Bk 4 pp 352-355 

Rec 5 June 1883 

John D. Coffey to have income from 
all real estate his life time 

Jonathan 0, Whisennand to have all 
real estate, except certain property 
to go to step sons 

William R. Coffey 
Anderson F. Coffey 



Real estate near Ellettsville to be sold & proceeds 
given to Greenbury F. Stanger 

Mary F. Stanger 

Levi B. Stanger 

David C. Stanger 

Rebecca Stanger 
Exec- 



Wit- 



Jonathan 0. Whisennand - bro-in-law 

Jonathan 0. Whisennand 
Robert W. Miers 



- 42 

COLE, Barton W. Bk 4 PP 200,201,202,203 

Dtd 15 Nov 1877 Rec 21 June 1878 

Bequests- John Hamilton Cole - neph 

Moses H. Cole - bro, father of 

John Hamilton Cole 
Celia Jane Bninkerhoff - sis 

To such of bros as are living at testator's death 

Exec- Moses H. Cole - bro 

John Hamilton Cole - neph 

Wit- Ruben Ward 

Daniel Ward 

COLE, Pamelia H. Bk 5 PP 272,273 

Dtd 5 Feb 1890 Rec 22 Jan 1897 

Lizzie T. Cole (living with testatrix) to have all 
property ae long as she remains unmarried. If she 
marries, then 1/2 of property given to her to go to her 
son Albert A. Cole 

Exec- None appointed 

Wit- Jessie K. Jordan 

Martha C, Karsell 

COLTRIN, Asa Bk 1 pp 15,16,17,18 

(Physician of Erie, Penn.) 

Dtd 19 Nov 1821 Rec 11 Nov 1824 in Erie Co., Penn. 

Wife- Elizabeth Coltrin to have property 

in Buffalo, Nev/ York also in Vigo 
Co., Ind. 

Bro- William Coltrin 

Iva Coltrin 
John Coltrin 

Sis- Rebecca Holmes 

Bna Coltrin 
Leis8a(?) Edwards 
Hannah Coltrin 

Mentions GrFa John Coltrin & father William Coltrin 's ^ 
estate, his share of each 



45 



COLTRIN, Asa (Cont) 




Neph- 




William Holmes 


Cousin- 




Garris Sawdell 


Bro-in-law- 




Jacob Keefer 
George Keefer, Jr. 


Exec- 




Elizabeth Coltrin - wife 


Wit- 




P. Christie 
E. D. Garrison 


COMBS, Charles, 


Sr. 


Bk 3 PP 304,305,506 


Dtd 10 Feb 


1866 


Rec 10 Mar 1866 


Wife- 




Anna Combs 


Sons- 




Charles Combs 



Exec- 



Wit- 



Silas Combs 
Vyilliam Henry Combs 
Bird(?) Combs 
James Combs 
Aaron Combs 
Pleasant Combs 
John Z(?) Combs 

Silas Combs - son 
Richard A. Oliphant 

Richard A. Oliphant 
James Combs 



CONDER, David Bk 3 PP 235,236,237,238 

Dtd 30 Jan 1863 Rec 31 Mar 1864 

Wife- Mary Conder & 

Son- StacyC?) Conder all real estate 

Personal property to go to legal heirs viz. 

Heirs- Elizabeth Wright 

Heirs of Nancy Gilham(?) 
.Green B. Conder 
Atha(?) Sare(?) 
Amanda Jane Smitherman(?) 
Joseph Conder 



44 



CONDER, David (Cont) 
Heirs (Cont)- 

Exec- 

Wit- 

Codicil 



Elijah W. Conder 
David r4artin Conder 

Greenberry Conder - son 
Elijah W. Conder - son 

V/illiam Bowen 
Joshua J. Whi taker 



25 Feb 1864 



COPE, James 

Dtd 12 June 1872 

Wife- 

Son- 

Son(?)- 



Dau- 
? 

9 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 3 PP 482,483 

Rec 2 5 July 1872 

Ann Cope to have personal property 

James M. Cope to have real estate 

Andrew J. Cope real estate & personal 
property 

Laura T, Cope 
Nancy C. Cope 
Louisa Cope 

None named 

John Todd 

William Armister(?) 



CORY, Maria 

Dtd 8 Aug 1885 
StepSon- 



Bk 4 PP 469,470,471 

Rec 14 Jan 1887 

John M. Cory to have pay for his 
pr-evious & future care of the testatrix 
who makes her home with him 



Remainder of estate to go to Wabash College at 
Crawfordsville, Ind. 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Henry C. Duncan 

Sarah C. Duncan 
Stephen S. Rogers 
Henry C, Duncan 



COWDEN, Ephraim 

Dtd 5 Aug 1890 
Relatives 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Rec 



Bk 5 PP 72,73 

1 Mar 1892 



James S. Cowden 
Peter W. Cowden 
Winter Cowden 

Emma Walden to have all personal 
property 

James S. Cowden 

J. C. Summitt 
F. F. Whitted 



COWDEN, James, Sr. 
Dtd 12 Dec 1854 
1st 5 sons- 

Dau- 



Rec 



Bk 3 P 65 
18 Dec 1854 



James Cowden 
Ephraim Cowden 
David Cowden 

Sarah Cowden 



They to have all the personal estate after they pay the 
final debts & they are to pay testator's dau Margaret 
Wampler $100.00 



Exec- 
Wit- 



James Cowden - son 

Robert Gilmore 
James Craig 



COX, Isaac 

Dtd 6 Nov 1873 
Wife- 



Bk 3 PP 497,498,499 
Rec 21 Nov 1873 
Charon Cox 



The testator has already given the ch & heirs $600.00 
each 



Ch & Heirs- 



Eliza Jane Chitwood 

James M. Cox 

John B. Cox 

Francis M. Cox 

Francis Jasper Newton Cox* 

Isaac M, Cox 

Testator speaks of ch by 1st wife but does not elaborate 

Exec- Charon Cox - wife 

John B. Cox - Bon 

Wit- David Barrow 

* Probably a mistake on the part of whoever transcribed 
this will into tie book 



46 



COX, V/illlam 

Dtd 14 Nov 1873 
Wife- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 4 pp 20,21 

Rec 28 Nov 1873 

? to have estate her widowhood and 
at her death estate to be divided 
between the several eh (no names) 

George Rader 

Daniel Barrow 
Rebecca Cox 
Jacob Garrison 



GRAIN, Jehiel Ross 

Dtd 11 July 1885 
Wif e- 



Heirs- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 4 pp 400,401,402 

Rec 26 Aug 1885 

Lydia Grain to have all real & personal 
property her life time 

At death of sd wife heirs will be: 

John W. Grain - son 
Clara J. Long - GrDau 
Minnie E. Wright - GrDau 

Frank Connell 

James A. Woodburn 
Jeremiah P. Pittman' 



CRON, Isaiah W. 

Dtd 2 3 Mar 1861 
Wife- 

Sons- 
Daus- 

Son-in-law- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Rec 



Bk 3 pp 163,164,165 
5 Oct 1861 



lucretia K. Cron certain real estate 
& personal property 

Joseph W. Cron & 

William H. Cron the above property 
after death of wife 

Esther V. 
Laura Jane 
Mary Irene Cron 

Therese Loucretia Carter, wife of John 
Clinton Carter 

John C, Carter guardian for dau 
Laura Jane & son Joseph W. Cron. 
Guardian for his sis Mary Irene & 
bro William H. Cron 

John Clinton Carter - son-in-law 

John Dinsmore 
Joseph S, Dinsmore 



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CRON, Wilburn H. 


Bk 5 PP 197,198,199 


Dtd 1 Aug 1893 


Rec 10 Jan 1895 


Wife- 


Fannie M. Cron to have all property 


Exec- 


Fannie M. Cron - wife 


Wit- 


L. T. VanCleave 
W. P. Rogers 


CRM, Malinda 


Bk 4 PP 442,443 


Dtd 15 Feb 1886 


Rec 16 June 1886 


Dau- 


Matilda Crurn to have real estate 


Exec- 


Pleasant Fossett 


Wit- 


Elizabeth Deckard 
George Deckard 


CULVER, Lawrence W. 


Bk 4 PP 367,368 


Dtd 17 Mar 1884 


Rec 12 Apr 1884 


Wife- 


Minerva Culver to have all property 


Son- 


William C. Culver to have $5.00 


Dau- 


Ona B. Culver to have ^^5.00 


Wit- 


Wm Peterson 
James B. Campbell 


CURRY, Williara H. 


Bk 5 PP 186,187,188 


Dtd 9 Dec 1893 


Rec 22 Kov 1894 


Wife- 


Eliza Ann Curry to have $400.00 in 
stock of a certain Co., & profits 
from real estate til it is sold 


Son- 


John Curry already has his share of 
estate 


Other Ch- 


Samuel Maggie 
Maggie M. Douglass 
Belle Etter 
Charles W. Curry 
James B. Curry 
Rosanna J. Ridge 

Emma J. Curry to have all real estate 
after deducting advancements paid 
to each 



- 48 

CURRY, William H. (Cont) 

Exec- James B. Ridge 

Samuel Curry 

Wit- William R. V/illiara 

Jacob Little 

CURRY, William, Sr. Bk 2 pp 79,80 

Dtd 13 Feb 1847 Rec 3 Mar 1847 

Home farm to go to: 

Son- William Curry 

I>au- Rosanna Curry 

Elisabeth Curry 

Exec- None named 

Wit- Thomas Smith 

Samuel Curry 

CUTRIGHT, Robert Bk 3 PP 429,430,431 

Dtd 24 Nov 1869 Rec 26 Mar 1870 

Wife- Juriah Outright to have all of the 

estate 

Son- Josiah 

Gabriel (an invalid) to live on th< 
farm their mother's life time 

Mentions other heirs 

Exec- John Lucas 

Wit- Isaac A. Chandler 

John I. Bender 

DAVIS, David Bk 1 pp 84,85 

Dtd 3 Dec 1836 Rec 7 Jan 1837 

Wife- Esther Davis to have control of 

estate 

Cli- Cynthia Davis - dau - $1.00 

Hiram Davis - son - Si. 00 
James Davis - son - Si. 00 
Herald Davis - son - $1.00 



- 49 



DAVIS, David (Cont) 
Ch (Cont)- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Daniel Davis - eon - $1.00 
Esther Pirthes(?) - dau - $1.00 

David Byers 

Thomas Nesbit 
Thompson Edwards 



DAVIS, David 

Dtd 5 Oct 1891 
Heirs Mentioned- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 5 pp 57,58,59 

Rec 16 Oct 1891 

Mary lida Moore & her son William 
H. Davis 

Jackson Davis to have $5.00. 

Frank C. Dunn 

Solomon Casner 
Prank C. Dunn 



DEARl-lAN, James 

Dtd 9 Sept 1882 



Bk 4 pp 343,344,345 
Rec 17 Mar 1883 



To Elmer & Eddie Dearman, sons of Milton Dearraan S50.00. 
Balance of estate to be divided equally between the 
rest of ch except John & Mary to have faoO.OO more than 
other heirs. Also Mary Ann to have all household 
goods. The understanding is that John & Mary Ann will 
care for testator the rest of his life. 



Exec- 



Wit- 



John Dearraan 

V/m H. H. 'Parks 
Julia B. Parks 



DECKARD, Ann 

Dtd 8 June 1887 
Heirs- 



Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 5 pp 515,516 

Rec 29 Oct 1902 

Addie A. Woodall 
Heirs of Mary C. V/oodall, dec'd 
John Ellitt 

Squire Ellett - son - to have all 
real estate plus all personal property 

Squire Elliott(?) 

W. B. Miller 
P. E. Worley 



Note - Ellit, Ellett. Elliott - all 3 spellings on sheet 



DENTON, Richard N. 
Dtd 24 Apr I896 
Wife- 

Son- 



50 



Bk 5 PP 250,251 

Rec 2 May 1896 

Elmira J. Denton to have all property 

After death of wife everything to be 
Bold & out of proceeds: 

V/illiam D. Denton - SlOO.OO for his 
faithful duties as a son 



Residue of proceeds divided thusly 



Son- 


Richard Denton 

John P. Denton 

Luke Johnson(?) 

Lee Denton 

Son of Joseph Denton (dec'd son) 

John Y, Denton 


Exec- 


John Vi'. Denton - bro 


Wit- 


C. J. Wylie 
F. N. Johnson 


DENTON, William 


Bk 3 P 125 


Dtd ? 


Rec 25 Dec 1858 


Dau- 


Mary Denton to have property in 



Blooraington (where V.'m Denton lives) 
Should dau Mai-y die before her father 
then testator's son John Denton to 
have sd property 



Exec- 


None named 


Wit- 


J. M. Berry 
David Baker 


DERROW, Nathan B. 
(of Vienna, Trumbull 


Bk 1 pp ■ 
Co., 0.) 


Dtd 3 Nov 1828 


Rec 14 July 1829 


Vife- 


Laura L. Derrow 


Dau & only 
Ch- 


Ester Bouton Derrow 



Wm Woodruff, son of Jonathan Woodruff 



- 51 



DERROW, Nathan B. (Cont 



Wit- 



Conneticut Missionary Society 

Honey Creek Church in Ind. 

Church of Christ of the order of Honey 
Creek in Yigo Co., Ind. 

Miss Chloe Porteas(?), sis of testator' 
2nd wife 

Mother of 1st wife 

Charles Woodruff 
Elisha V/ileon 
Peter Clinton 



DILLMAN, Andrew 

Dtd 2 Nov 1859 
Wife- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 3 pp 472,473 
Rec 20 Mar 1872 

Elizabeth Dillman to have all real 
& personal property her life time 

After death of sd wife & last expense! 
paid the residue to be divided 
between the ch equally (no names) 

David C. Dillman - son 

William W. Bass 
John Mitchell 



DILLMAN, David C. 

Dtd 16 Nov 1880 
Vife- 

Ch- 



Bk 4 pp 289,290,291 
Rec 2 Apr 1881 

Nancy A. Sillraan to have 1/5 of all 
real estate & personal property 

Monroe Dillman 

Ann Elizabeth May 

Jerome Dow Dillman 

Ira Morton Dillman each to have $20.00 



Balance of estate to 



Son- 

GrDau- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



James L. Dillman 

Lora Bell Turner, shared equally 

James L. Dillman - son 
Jonathan M. May 

Samuel Turner 
Rancon(?) Tresler 



- 52 



DINSMORE, John Bk 5 PP 89,90,91,92 

Dtd 16 June 1888 Rec 9 Apr 1892 

Heirs- Samuel Densraore - son 

Sarah Dinsraore - dau-in-lav/ 
Joseph Dinsmore - son 
Matilda H. Kirby - dau 
V/illiam J. Dinsraore - son 

Residue of estate to go to Poreign & Home Boards of 
Missions of Presbyterian Church 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Samuel Dinsmore - son 
Joseph Dinsraore - son 

Richard M. Butcher 
V/illiam A. Young 



DINSMORE, Mary 

Dtd 29 June 1843 
Heirs- 



Exec- 



Wit- 



Bk 2 pp 81,82 
Rec 8 Mar 1847 

Samuel Dinsmore, son of son John 

Dinsmore 
Jolm's son Joseph Dinsmore 
Andrev/ Dinsraore - son - dec'd 
William Dinsmore - son 
Rachel Dinsraore - dau 
Elisabeth Dinsmore - dau, otherwise 

Reddley 
Jane Dinsmore - dau, otherwise Small 
Margaret Dinsmore - dau, otherwise W?? 

John Dinsmore - son 
Joseph Small, Sr. 

Reuben Ward 
Joseph Small 



DOWDEN, Jaraes 
Dtd ? 
GrSon- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 3 p 12( 



Rec 



Marion Shirley to have all the estate 

he in turn is to provide for his 
grandfather James Dowden during his 
(James Dowden' s) life time 

None 

None 



- 53 



DO^VLIKG , 


Peter : 


P. 


Dtd 


20 


Mar 


1865 


Wife- 


- 






Exec- 


. 






Wit- 








DUNN, Felix 


C. 




Dtd 


10 


Ocg 


1877 


Wife- 


. 







Dau- 



Son- 



Exec- 



Wit- 



Bk 3 PP 193,194,195 

Rec 21 Apr 1863 

Jane Dowling to have home farm and all 
personal property to have a home to 
raise the ch 

Daniel W. Fish 

Thomas T. Millburn 
William Turner 



Bk 4 PP 412,413,414,415 

Rec 2 Nov 1885 

Kary J. Dunn to have certain real 
estate & also personal property 

Eliza, wife of Henry C. Legg, real 
estate in Brov/n Co. 

Samuel Grundy Dunn to have real 
estate & personal items 

Mary J. Dunn - wife 
Celland F. Dodds 

W. C. L. Taylor 

Joseph G. McPeeters, jr. 



DUNK, George G. 

Dtd 2 Sept 1857 
Wife- 



Sons- 



Bk 5 PP 49-56 

Rec 9 Nov 1885 

Julia A. Dunn to have use of all 
estate including land in lav/rence 
Co. for her support & for support 
& education of their 2 sons 

Moses Fell Dunn 
George G. Dunn Jr. 



Mentions will of late father Samuel Dunn 



Bro- 



Neph- 



Samuel F. Dunn, land in Martin Co., 
Ind 

George G, Dunn, son of Samuel Dunn 

Samuel G. Dunn, son of Felix C. Dunn 



b4 



Dmn, George G. (Cont) 

Exec- William Duncan 

George A, Thornton 

Wit- James D. Maxwell 

W. W. Sickles 

Codicil - 2 Sept 1857 

Suggest that v/ill be read 

George G. Dimn dec'd hy 23 Sept 1857 

DUNN, Samuel Bk 2 pp 115-119 

Dtd 8 Dec 1838 Rec 15 Dec 1849 

Wife- Elizabeth Dunn to have everything in 

Monroe Co. 

Son- William D. Dunn 

Samuel F. Dunn 

Felix Dunn to have real estate in 
Brown Co., but they to pay $100.00 
to their bro Benjamin R. Dunn 

Dau- Eleanor B. B. Dunn 

Son- George G. Dunn, a colt to be his 

entire share of his father's estate 

Exec to sell the land in Ky, 

Dau- Lucinda E. Carter 

Clarinda M. McFeeters 

Exec- Sairiuel F. Dunn - son 

Elizabeth Dunn - wife 
George G. Dunn - son 

V/it- James D. Maxv/ell 

William Alexander 



DUNN, Samuel P. Bk 3 PP 222,223,224 

Dtd 25 Jan 1864 Rec 28 Jan 1864 

Wife- Margaret Dunn to have all real estat* 

& personal property 

Bro- Felix C. Dunn of Martin Co., Ind. 

V/illiam D. Dunn 



- 55 



DUNN, Samuel F. (Cont) 



Exec- 



Wit- 



Felix C. Dunn - bro 

Margaret Dunn - wife 

Carry Batterton - wife's bro 

William D. Dunn 
James L. Maxwell 



DUNNING, Elijah C. 
Dtd 17 Aug 1866 
Wife- 
No mention of ch 
Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 3 PP 327,328 
Rec 23 Mar 1867 
? to have the estate 

Levi Ridge 

Johnson F, McElroy 
R. Woodall 



EALY, Abraro 

Dtd 31 Dec 1853 
Wife- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 3 P 69 

Rec 11 Aug 1855 

Catharine Ealy to have property til 
ch are all of age, then property 
to be sold & divided equally betv/een 
the heirs 

Joseph Ealy 

Benjamin F, Rogers 
John R. Cox 
Thomas Galyean 



EDMONDSON , Vvill iam 
Dtd 15 Jan 1868 



Bk 3 PP 257,258 
Rec 6 June 1868 



Testator's remains to be buried in accordance with an 
agreement signed between testator & Hubbard Milton 
Edmondson 

Mentions legal heirs Hiram L. Edmondson & Hubbard M, 
Edmondson as having been given their share. 

Exec- Andrew W. Reeves 



Wit- 



Robert J. Mills 
James Starns 



- 56 

EDV/ARDS, Elenor Bk 4 pp 2 31,232,233 

Dtd 14 Jan 1880 Rec 25 Feb 1880 

All property to he sold & balance after debts, expenses 
etc., to go to bro Thornton Shipp of Johnson Co., Ind. 

Exec- Nelson Connett 

Wit- J. S. V/alker 

Joel V/. Jiaton 

EGNER, Rebecca Bk 5 pp 87,83,89 

(of city of Laporte, Ind.) 

Dtd 7 Oct 1891 Rec 16 Apr 1892 

Stones to be placed at graves of hus & testatrix in 
Patton's Cemetery near Laporte 

Heirs- Frances Linard - dau 

Rebecca Robson - dau 

Exec- Rebecca C. Robson - dau 

V-'it- W. B. Biddle 

J. Vene Borland 



ELLER, Dora Evelmer(?) Bk 5 pp 560,561 

Dtd 10 June 1904 Rec 15 July 1904 

Hub- James Eller to have all property 

Hus elects to take under the will 

Exec- James Eller - hus 

Wit- Charles 0. Hough 

James H, Hudson 

ELLER, Elizabeth N. Bk 5 PP 504,505,506,507 

Dtd 4 Oct 1885 Rec 26 Apr 1902 

Hus- Henry Eller to have entire estate 

Ch- James W. Eller 

Harriet A. ilmmerman 
Margaret B. Kurby 
Susan May field 
Frances Johmston 
Mary L. V.'ard 
Joshua B. M. Eller 



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ELLER, Elizabeth N. (Cont) 



Ch (Cont)- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Charley Dow Eller 

John T. Eller (son of hus by 1st wife] 

Henry Eller - hus 

Prances E. Eller of Fairmont, Neb. 
James R. Aramerman of Fairmont, Neb. 



ELLER, Henry 

Dtd 4 Oct 1885 
Wife- 



Bk 4 pp 569,570,571 

Rec 4 Sept 1889 

Elizabeth N. Eller to have all estate 
real ^ personal 



Ch to share estate after death of wife 



Ch- 



Exec- 



John T. Eller 
James W. Eller 
Harriet A, Aramerman 
Margaret B. Kirby 
Susan V. Mayfield 
Frances M. Johnson 
Mary L. Ward 
Joshua B. M. Eller 
Charles Dov; Eller 

Elizabeth J. Simpson - oldest dau - 
has had her share of estate given her 

Elizabeth N. Eller - wife 



ELLER, John 

Dtd 21 Aug 1840 

Wife- 

Son- 

GrCh- 

Son- 
Dau?- 
Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 1 pp 90,91,92,93 

Rec 29 Aug 1840 

No name 

James H. Eller 
John Eller 

Susan Eller & 

Minerva Jane Eller (youngest) dau of 
son James H, Eller 



Francis Asberry Eller 

Elizabeth Cole 

George Eller - son 

D. H. Maxwell 
Thomas Rentshaw 
Reubin Ward 



youngest son 



- ^« 



ELLETT, David W. 

Dtd 5 Mar 1858 
Wife- 



Ch- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 3 PP 110,111 

Rec 26 Apr 1858 

? to have the entire estate her life 
time 

After death of wife estate to be 
divided arnong the 9 ch 

Maranda J. McKeely 
Charlotte T. Gillaspie 
Louisa H. Ellett 
Stephen A. Ellett 
Rebecca E. Ellett 
Mary Ann Ellett 
John W.. Ellett 
James Ellett 
Willis A. Ellett 

Jefferson V/arapler 

John Cooter 
Joseph V/ampler 
David Goss 



ELLETT, Squire 

Dtd 10 Oct 1867 

V/ife- 

Dau- 

Son- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 3 PP 540,341,342 
Rec 21 Oct 1867 

Sarah Catharine 

Charles Franklin 

Charles Moore 

F. E. Worley 
Rice C. Harris 
Peter Cowden 



ELLIS. Richard 



Dtd 26 Sept 1881 
Wife- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 5 PP 277,278,279 

Rec 6 Feb 1897 

Susan Ellis to have real estate & 
personal property her life time. At 
death of sd wife all property to go 
to John Cursie, a boy bound to 
Richard Ellis 14 Kay 1863 by the boy' 
mother Amy Carmichael 

Richard L. Stephens 

Samuel Lambkin 
F. M. LampkinC?) 



59 



MERY, Elizabeth 
(widow of V/illiara Emery) 



Bk 5 PP 147,148,149 



Dtd 9 Nov 1893 
Bequests- 



Rec 27 Jan 1894 



Julia Emery - dau - SaOO.OO for her 
kindness to testatrix during her 
sickness 

Bessie Roddy - GrDau - $300.00 left 
in testatrix's hands as guardian 
from will of late V/illiam L'mery 



Remainder of estate: 



Heirs- 



Exec - 
Wit- 



John Eraery 
Charles Emery 
Julia Emery 
Pink Cannves(?) 
Bessie Roddy 

James Karsell 

Henry B, Tourner 
R. H. Pulk 



EI-IPSON, Richard 

Dtd 3 June 1845 

Wife- 

Heirs- 



Exec- 



Wit- 



Bk 2 PP 52,53,54 
Rec 17 June 1845 
to have all personal & real property 



John Empson - eon 
Perry Empson - son 
Nancy Shipraan - dau 
Mary Ann Johnston - GrDau 

lucinda Johnston 
Indiana Baugh - dau 
Mary Empson ~ dau 
Elizabeth Goodwin - dau 

Samuel Baugh - son-in-law 
William S. Holmes 

Samuel V/, Uarney(?) 
Alexander Buchanan 



dau of 



ERVIN, Charles 

Dtd 27 Feb 1869 

Wife- 

Bequests- 



Bk 3 PP 392,393 

Rec 4 Aug 1869 

Jane Ervin to have $2 500.00 

James E. Parris - GrCh 
Charles Parris - GrCh 
James N. Ervin - GrCh 



- 60 



ERVIN, Charles (Cont) 
Bequests (Cont)- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Theological Seminary 
Foreign Mission Fund 
both of Presbyterian Church 

James B. Parris 
John M. E^vin 

David Johnson 
John Smith 



EVANS, John W. 

Dtd 5 Oct 1845 
Wife- ' 

Ch- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 2 pp 30-34 

. Rec 1 Nov 1843 

Mary Evans to have personal property 
& stock to raise the family 

Samuel Levan(?) Evans - son 

Cynthia (Stewart) Walker - dau 

Elizabeth Lane - dau 

John \7estley Evans o 

Owen Dow Jr,(?) Evans ^ youngest son£ 

Benjamin Harrison Evans - son 

Benjamin Harrison Evans - son 

John Stone 
William Alexander 
John S. Goulson 



FARIS, Eugene ] 


McDill 


Bk 5 pp 379,380 


Dtd 1 Aug 


1894 


Rec 21 Dec 1899 


Wife- 




Clara Orch.ard Paris every thii 


Exec- 




None 


Wit- 




P. K. Buskirk 
J. C. Worley 


FARIS, James 




Bk 3 pp 26,27 


Dtd 9 Apr 


1849 


Rec 7 Aug 1852 


4 Ch- 




David 
Isabella 
Nancy 
Mary 



GrDau- 



Martha Ann Cathcart 

Margaret Kiziah Tippens each to have 
$5.00 



61 



PARIS, James (Cont) 
Dau- 

Sons- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Margaret Elizabeth (unmarried) 

S120.00 

James & John McDill McQuiston • 
real estate 

David Paris - son 

Charles McCaughan 
John Smith 



PARIS, James B. 

Dtd 29 May 1890 
Wife- 

Sons- 



Wife- 



Ch- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Rec 



Bk 5 PP 150-153 
27 Jan 1894 



Mary C. Paris all residue of property 
real & personal 

J, Erv/in Paris & 

Charles C, Paris have already "been 

given their share of estate in land 
Edward C, Paris deeded land which 

with SIOO.OO already given him will 

be his share 

Mary C. Paris to support & educate 
ch by her viz. 

Earnest Paris 
Nannie a. 
Bui ah Paris 
Martha Violet 
Others unborn 

Mary C. Paris - wife 

James B. Mulkey 
Edv/in Con 



PARIvIER, John E. Bk 4 PP 174,175,176 

Dtd 19 July 1877 Rec 10 Sept 1877 
Testator has deeded to the following ch previously 



Ch- 



George V/. Farmer 
Martha Parks 
Susan Parmer 
John R. Parmer 
Emily E. Able 
Araand Farmer 
Antee Parmer - dau 



FARMER, John E. (Cont) 
GrSons- 



62 



William 0. Turner 

William R. Riley to have $100.00 each 



Balance of estate to be divided between his own ch 

Exec- None named 

Wit- David Miller 

Jona Stine 



FARI-1ER, Martha 

Dtd 7 Apr 1876 

Son- 

Dau- • 

Exec- 
V/it- 



Bk 4 PP 261,262.263 

Rec 6 Nov 1880 

Valentine Parmer & 

Judah Bratney to have all testatrix's 
real estate also all personal property 

James Bratney 

James W, Sproule 
John R. East 



FEDDER, Ann (widow) 
Dtd 22 July 1905 



Heirs- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 5 p 585 

Rec 10 Aug 1903 

John Guthbeck - GrSon 
Flossie Guthbeck - GrDau 
Anna Duncan - dau 
Amanda Shevel - dau 
Emma Smith - dau 
Bertha Snider - dau 
Minnie Kaser - dau 
Flora Huffman ~ dau 
Edith Cobb - dau 
Albert Pedder - son 



None named 



James A, Karsell 
A. H. Heldon 



- 65 



PEE, Joseph D. Bk 3 pp 6,7 

Dtd 12 July 1851 Rec 2 Aug 1851 

V/ife- Margaret Fee to have entire estate 

Part of real estate was devised to Joseph D, Feed by- 
hie late father Robert Fee 



Exec- 



Wit- 



Margaret Fee - wife 
William A. Pee 

William H. Curry 
Andrew B. Carlton 



FEE, Robert . 

Dtd 28 May 1839 
Wife- 
Son- 
Dau- 

Son- 
Son- 
Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 1 pp 80,81 

Rec 11 Sept 1841 

Isabella Pee some personal items & 
her living on the home farm 

Robert Pee 
William Pee 

Margaret Tate 
Ginny Chavey 

Matthew H. Pee 

Joseph D, Fee to have the home farm 

William Pee - son 
Joseph Fee - son 

Robert Ewing 
Donald ? V/oodburn 



FEE, William 0. 

Dtd 19 Dec 1874 
Wife- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 5 PP 17,18 

Rec 9 June 1890 

Jane I. Pee to have all property 
real & personal 

Jane I, Fee - wife 

John C. V.Tiisnand 
Marcellus C. Fee 
Joseph N. Alexander 



- 64 



FIELDER, Cornelius 
Dtd 19 Feb 1879 
Wife- 



Ch- 



Dau- 



Rec 



Bk 5 PP 178-182 
3 Nov 1894 



Mary JFielder to have all property- 
real & personal 

At death of sd v/ife, property to be 
divided between ch tov/it, 

Sarah Isabell Eurks 

William Thomas 

George Washington 

Henry Clinton 

Wade Hampton 

Cornelius 

John Le 

Mary Elizabeth Fielder 

Lucy A. Lentz has already received 
^100,00 toward her equal share 



V/ife Mary Fielder to be guardian for minor ch 
Exec- 



Wit- 



Mary Fielder - wife 
V/illiaia T. Fielder - son 

H. J. E. Colprit 
Abner Baugh 



FIGG» James W. 

Dtd 5 Oct 1903 
Wife- 

Ch- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bic 5 p 551 

Rec 2 6 Mar 1904 

Norai A. Figg to have real estate & 
personal property 

Mary F(?) Litten 

Lillie B.-May 

Ella J, Pyffe 

Jennie M, Cline 

Sarah R. Do vie Hoodley 

Almora Figg each to have $1.00 & 

after death of sd wife, above ch to 

inherit all property 

Louis N, Williams 

C. Warren Acuff 
John Thomas Acuff 



- b!? 



FIGG, Sell or Sela(?) Bk 4 pp 10,11 

Dtd 16 Jxily 1873 Rec 25 July 1873 

Wife- Nancy A, Figg to have property her 

widowhood to raise the ch 

To Sunday School of the Cumherland 
PreBbyterian Church at Pleasant 
Hill - $10.00 



At death of wife, estate to go to ch 

Ch- Sarah L. 

Franklin P. 
Thomas D. 
Julia A, 
Robert E, 
Mary E. 

Exec- James H. Moore or 

Wesley Coffee of Owen Co. 

Wit- V/illiam J. Davenport 

James H, Shelborn 



FIWLEY, George Bk 2 pp 20,21 

Dtd 8 Aug 1850 Rec 13 Nov 1851 

Wife- Prances Finley stay in home place 

support & educate the ch 

Son- Bliiford Finley personal property 

Dau- Maria Finley 

Frances Jane Finley $40.00 each 

Sons- David Finley 

James D. Finley S'50.00 each 

Exec- Frances Finley - wife 

Wit- Elias Abel 

W. C. Tarkington 



- 66 



PITCH, Lean H. 
(of Dearborn Co., Ind.) 



Dtd 14 Feb 1903 



Ch & Heirs- 



Exec- 



Wit- 



Bk 5 PP 536,537 
Rec 21 May 1903 



Hannah V. Shaw 
Walter H. Pitch 
Thomas A. Pitch 
Harris B. Pitch 
James C. Pitch 
Ada K. Pitch 
George V/. Pitch 
Joseph 0. Pitch 
Ch of son Henry Pitch 

Walter H, Pitch - son 
Harris B, Fitch - son 

Elwood E. Kassebaum 
Geo M, Roberts 
Samuel H. Collins 



PLEETV/OOD, James Sr. 
Dtd 6 Nov 1878 
Sons- 



Daus- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Rec 



Bk 4 PP 204,204,206 
6 Dec 1878 



James A, 
John 
Ira 

Harvey Fleetwood to have real estate, 
latter son a minor 

Catharine Cornv/ell 
Elisa A. Fleetwood 
Pop White to have £i50.00 each 

James Fleetv/ood, Jr. 

Isaac A, Chandler 
William Armbuster 



FLORER (PLOREY), Eli;)ah 
Dtd 4 June 1849 
Wife- 

Ch- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Rec 



Bk 2 pp 109,110,111 
22 Nov 1849 



Amanda Plorey to have all property 
her life time but if she marry, the 
property to go to the 2 ch 

V/illiara S. Plorey 
Harriet Plorey 



Amanda Plorey - wife 
William Smith 

Elizabeth Atwood 
Samuel Wurney(?) 



67 



POLLOWELL, Lydia 

Dtd 26 May 1899 

Son- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 5 pp 468,469 

Rec 19 Nov 1901 

Joseph Hooper to have entire estate 

Joseph Hooper - son 

Henry A. Lee 
Otto F. Rogers 



POSTER, Elizabeth M. 
Dtd 25 Oct 1895 
Sons- 

Dau- 
Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 5 pp 517,518 

Rec 13 Dec 1902 

John T. Poster 
Dow B. Poster 

Plora Giles 

John T. Poster - son 
Dow Foster - son. 

Silas E. Mason 
Thomas P. Burks 



POSTER, WilliaiT} C, Sr. 
Dtd 11 Sept 1865 
Bequests- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 3 pp 301,302,305 
Rec 12 Peb 1866 

Mary Josephine Poster - dau 
Robert Henry Poster - son 
Elizabeth Tarkington - dau 
William G. Tarkington - won-in-law 
William C. Foster, Jr. - son 
James P, Poster - son 

James P. Poster - son 

David Sheek 
James R. Sluss 



POX, Nancy J. 

Dtd 28 Apr 1869 



Rec 



Bk 3 pp 178,179 
21 June 1862 



After debts etc. are paid residue of estate to go to 
Lucinda Payne wife of Noah Payne 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Noah PayTie 

Robert W, Ryan 
James A, Criager(?) 



68 



FOX, William 

Dtd 16 Apr 1878 
Wife- 

Wit- 



Rec 



Bk 4 pp 207,208 
19 Dec 1878 



Nancy M. Fox to have everything after 
debts are paid 

Wm B. Chrisler 
William Leonard 



FREIMAN, James C. 
Dtd 1 Oct 1885 
V/ife- 



Bk 5 PP 125,126,127,128 

Rec 13 Apr 1893 

Sally Freeman to have the mansion 
house & grounds & all personal itemj 



Youngest dau- Rosalene - real estate 
Other 4 ch to have remaining real estate viz. 



Ch- 



Exec- 
V/it- 



Louisa Ann Simms - oldest dau 
Joseph H, Freeman - only son 
Martha Ellen Brown - dau 
Rebecca D, Ellis - dau 

Sally Freeman - wife 

W. B. Miller 
W. C. Draper 



FROST, Sarah B, 
(widow of William Frost) 

Dtd 5 Feb 1876 



Bk 4 PP 245,246,247 



Rec 17 July 1880 



After debts, etc, are taken care of all the property 
to be divided between: 



Ch- 



Theodore Harvey Parks 

Louisa Maxv/ell Scranton 

Mary Matilda Cullison equally 



These above named persons are ch of Harvey Parks & his 
wife (no name). The latter of whom was raised in 
testatrix's family. 



Exec- 
Wit- 



John Blair 

James N. Blair 
William T. Blair 



69 



FROST, William 

Dtd 27 Dec 1060 
Wife- 
Bequests- 



Residue of 
money after 
above payments 



Execr- 
Wit- 



Rec 



Bk 3 PP 373,374,575 
24 Nov 1868 



Sarah B, Prost to have some real 
estate & some personal property 

Lane Seminary at Walnut Hill, Ohio 
$1000.00 

Second Presbyterian Church of Indpls, 
$100.00 

Theodore Harvey Parks 
Louisa M. Parks 
Mary M. Parks 
Joseph Frost 

Kesiah E. Frost (the tv;o last being 
ch of testator's bro John Prost) 

John M.' Seward 
John Blair 

E, E. Sluss 

J. S. Smith Hunter(?) 



FULLEN, Esther 

Dtd 8 Oct 1844 

Hus- 

4th Dau- 



Bk 2 pp 45,46,47 

Rec 26 Mar 1845 

Dec'd(?) 

Rachel Coffey, v/ife of Alfred H. Coffey 
to have all property after debts, 
etc. are paid 



No other names of ch 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Alfred H. Coffey 

Wm B, Brovm 
Alfred Moreland 



FULK, Richard A. 

Dtd 15 Aug 1903 
Heirs- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Rec 



Bk 5 PP 541,542 
3 Nov 1903 



Lula B, Smith - dau 
Lyman Fulk - son 
Mary - dau 
Robert Fulk - son 
Herbert Smith 

Tolbert H. Sudbury 

Thomas J. Sare 
0, M. Pul wider 



70 



PULKERSON, Nancy P. Bk 4 PP 586,387 

Dtd 27 Nov 1884 Rec 5 Dec 1884 

Catharine A. FulkerBon to have all property after debts 
etc. 

Exec- None named 



Wit- Martha Houston 

Mary Tiragate 
Martha Hope 



FULLERTON, Thomas Bk 3 PP 2 62-2 65 

Dtd 11 Mar 1844 Rec 13 May 1865 

Wife- Nancy Fullerton 

Ch- William - eldest son 

John ~ second 
Joseph R. - 4th 
Thomas - 3rd 

Elizabeth Fullerton 
Jane Fullerton 
Nancy Fullerton 

Exec- • Nancy Fullerton - wife 

Thomas Fullerton - son 

Wit- Luke V/ard 

Joseph Bunger 

Codicil - 13 Sept 1858 - gives cash to each of above 
daus 

Wit- Joseph Bunger 

Magdaline 'Bunger 

FYFFE, John Bk 4 PP 453-456 

Wife- Jane Fyffe to have her support from 

the estate her life time 

Son- William C. Fyffe to have the home 

place but he is to support his 
parents their life time. 



71 



FYFFE, John (Cont) 

200 acres of land to be sold & proceeds divided between 
the 6 ch vi2, 

Ch- James V/. Pyffe 

George V/. Fyffe 
Sarah E, Royney 
John P. Fyffe 
Rachel Pyffe 
Ch of dec'd dau Rebecca V/ampler 

Exec- James W. I^ffe* 

Madison A. Houston 

Wit- Joseph S. Pajoie 

R. W. Carr 

*Godicil - 12 July 1886 - since James W. Fyffe named 
as exec of his father's will has moved from the state 
Madison A. Houston is appointed in his place 

GAITHER, Perry Bk 4 pp 121,122,123 

Dtd 14 Jan 1876 Rec 12 Aug 1876 

Wife- Betsy Ann Gaither to have real estate 

& personal property her life time 

At death of sd wife, the real estate 
to go to son George Gaither 

Mentions 2 ch & 2 grch, ch of dec'd dau Rebecca Chambers 

Exec- Betsy Ann Gaither - wife 

Wit- James Fox 

George Fox 
Lewis Litz 



GALLOWAY, Jane Bk pp 88,89 

Dtd 15 Oct 1840 Rec No probate 

Son- Robert M. Gallov/ay to have the home 

farm & his sis Elisabeth Ann, 
Margaret, & Nancy to have a home with 
sd son 

Son- James D. Galloway 

Thomas Galloway 

Exec- Rone named 

Wit- David Meek 

James Glen(?) 



- 72 



GALLOWAY, Mary Jane 
Ltd 20 Oct 1892 
GrSon- 
Lau- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 5 PP 154,155,136 

Rec 5 July 1893 

George McCord to have $300.00 

Martha Karsell - balance of estate, 
with whom testator has been living 
for past 5 yrs & who will continue 
to provide a horne & care for testatrix 
the remainder of her life 

None named 

James A. Woodburn 
S. R. Lyons 



GALLOWAY, Thomas B. 
(age 76 yrs. ) 

Ltd 23 Nov 1885 

Wife- 



Heirs- 



Exec- 



Wit- 



Bk 4 PP 572,575 

Rec 11 Nov 1889 

Mary J. Galloway to have income from 
estate <fc all personal propert}'- her 
life time. At death of v/ife estate 
to go to following heirs 

Mary B. Evans - dau 

Martha C. Karsell - dau 

George McCurd - GrSon, son of dau 

Margarette, dec'd 
George H, Galloway - son 
Maria J. Sciper - dau 
Martha C. Karsell - daw 
Mary B, Evans - dau 
William N. Galloway - son 

James Karsell 
William Collins 

W. P. McNary 
J. A. Woodburn 



GAl^lBLE, John 

Ltd 7 Nov 1845 
Wife- 
Oldest son- 
Second son- 
dau- 



Bk 2 PP 72,75 

Rec 26 Dec 1846 

Mary Gamble to have entire estate 
her life time 

Robert - $1.00 

Martin - SI. 00 

Ruth - $1.00 



73 



GAMBLE, John (Cont) 

At death of sd wife Mary, the entire estate to go to 
testator's dau Catharine Jane Gamble & no other person. 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Mary Gamble - wife 

Jaraes Allen 
John Rock 



GAI-IBLE, Katharine Jane 
(age 70 on May 26, 1899) 



Bk 5 PP 486,487 



Dtd 17 Feb 1900 
Bequests- . 



Exec- 



Wit- 



Rec 10 Apr 1902 



Rev. D. J. Shaws 

Mrs. Martha Cook (house companion 

for many years) 
Ladies Missionary Society of Presbyterian 

Church of Blooraington 

Ladies Missionary Society of Presbyterian 
Church of Bloomington 

R. M, Blackv/ood 
Mrs, Naddie B. Paris 



GARDNER, Joseph 

Dtd 19 Oct 1865 

Wife- 

Son- 



Bk 3 PP 292,293,294 
Rec 7 Kov 1865 
Julian Gardner 
Lewis S. Gardner 



Other ch mentioned but no names 

Wants to be buried on his father's old place in Green Co. 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Julian Gardner - wife 

Dudley C. Smith 
Francis A. Eller 



GASKINS, Allen 

Dtd 6 Dec 1902 
Wife- 



Bk 5 P 532 
Rec 16 May 1903 
Elizabeth Gaskins to have all property 
At death of sd wife estate to be divided between 
Son- Charles W. Gaskins 

Dau- Mary Gaskins 



74 



GASKINS, Allen (Cont) 

Exec- Charles W. Gaskins 

Wit- J. Ed. Robinson 

W. E. Gaskins 



GASKIN, Sarah Ann 

Dtd 24 Aug 1866 
Bequests- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 3 pp 321,322,323 

Rec 6 Dec 1866 

Missionary Society of the M.E. Church 
Anierican Bihle Society 
American Tract(?) Society 

Cynthia Robinson - sis 
Allen Gaskin - bro 
Thomas Gaskin - bro 
Elias N. Gaskin - bro 
Hosea Gaskin - bro 

Samuel Denny 

John Hupp 
George V/. Smith 



GASKINS, Thomas M. 
Dtd 15 Apr 1890 
Wife- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 5 PP 19,20 

Rec 4 July I890 

Sarah A. Gaskins to have all the 
property real & personal 

William E. Gaskins - son 

Melvin Robinson 
Joseph Williams 



GASKINS, William 

Dtd 5 Sept 1856 



Bk 3 pp 123,124 
Rec 3 Nov 1858 



Ch to have all property real & personal. Unmarried ch 
to live together on the home place 



Exec- 



Wit- 



Allen Gaskin - son 
James W. Gaskin - son 

John Hupp 
Samuel Denny 



75 



GETTY, Samuel 

Dtd 18 Kov 1896 
Wife- 

Daus- 

Son- 

Married dau- 
Exeo- 
Wit- 



Bk 5 PP 269-272 

Rec 50 Nov 1896 

Rose Getty to have both real & personal 
pro pert 3'' 

Elizabeth Getty 

Ida E. Getty to have real estate 

John C. Getty personal items 

Kancy Kerr certain money or notes 

Robert M. V/eir 

Aaron W. Rose 
V.'m A» Robertson 



GLASCOCK, Will H. 
Dtd 8 Nov 1901 
Wife- 

Father- 

Son- 
Bro- 

Sis- 

Bro-in-law- 

Mother-in-law- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 5 PP 472-476 

Rec 7 Jan 1902 

Allic M. Glascock to have home place 
in Greenfield, Ind. , all other 
real estate & personal property 

Robert Glascock to have property 
he occupies in Gleaveland, Hancock 
Co., Indc 

Leon Glascock 

Jasper N. Glascock 
James Logan Glascock 

Amanda A, Shinn 

V.'alter Creviston 

Lucinda Creviston 

Allie H. Glascock 

George C. Schaeffer 
Edward W. Felt 



- 76 

GLENN, Ann Bk 5 pp 282,283,284 

Dtd 14 Oct 1859 Rec 25 Oct 1865 

Sis- Janet Glenn to have all of testator's 

estate 

Exec- None named 

^'i'fc- David Cathcart ' ' 

Jolin Brovm 

GILLASPY, Thomas Bk 3 pp 145,146 

Dtd 3 Sept 1859 Rec 19 Oct 1859 

^^i^e- , ? to have real estate (home farm) 

& personal property her life time 
but wife is to give the 2 youngest 
ch, V/illiam & Sarah, when they come 
of age the same amount in money as 
was given to the older ch (no names) 

Exec- None named 

^i*- Au8tin(?) Robinson 

ymdrew J, McNeely 

GILI40RE, Susan Harriet Bk 5 pp 556,557 

Dtd 29 Mar 1904 Rec 6 July 1904 

Hub- Russell H. Gilraore . 

Heirs- Flora A. Kitson - sis 

Ruth A, Gilmore - dau - only ch 
Sarah A. Disher - sis 
Herbert T. "Kitson - hus of Flora A. 
Kitson 

Exec- Flora A. Kitson - sis 

^fi*- Ira C. Batman 

J. F. Holland 

60BLE, Rufus E. Bk 5 pp 401-404 

Dtd 11 Oct 1899 Rec 19 June 1900 

Heirs Cerese(?) Goode Wampler - neice, 

dau of testator's dec'd sis Cenia(?) 
VanBuskirk 

Ex®c- Cerese(?) Goode Wampler 

Wit- Ed G. Davis 

E. C. Mooney 



77 



GOLESMITH, 


James 


Dtd 21 


Apr 1838 


Priend- 




Exec- 




Wit- 




GOODWIK, Se 


th 


Dtd 6 


Aug 1857 


Preseni: 


. wife- 


Sons- 




Son- 




Daus- 





Sons- 



Bk 3 PP 112,113 

Rec 3 May 1858 

Sarah Johnson to have entire estate 

None named 

John Kitcham 
Daniel Kitcham 

Bk 5 PP 130,131,132. 
Rec 18 Jan 1859 
Delilah Goodwin to have all property- 
John Goodwin 
Ohediah Goodwin 
Vincent Goodwin - $2.00 each 

Raleigh Goodwin - $2.00 

Nancy Duke 

Lydia Morgan 

Malinda V/oodv/ard 

Elisa Ketcham 

Lucinda Morgan 

Matilda Morgan - ^^2.00 each 

Aramon Goodv/in 

Seth Goodwin 

Harrison Goodwin - ^>2.00 each 



Oh by 
present wife- 



Mary M. Davis 
Elizabeth Goodwin 
Catharine Goodwin 
Martha Jane Goodwin 



$2.00 each 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Mattichi Goodwin 

Jesse Goodwin 

Thomas J. Goodwin 

James M. Goodwin - t>2.00 each 

Delilah Goodwin - wife 
Samuel Orchard 

Paris C. Dunning 
Martin C. Hunter(?) 



- 78 



GOSS, David 

Dtd 1 Oct 1872 
Heirs- 



Exec - 
Wit- 



Bk 4 pp 29,30,51 

Rec 7 Mar 1874 

Catharine Cooley - dau 
Malinda Packwell - dau 
Lucinda Martin - dau 
Elizabeth J. Martin - dau 
Mary Ann Leamon - dau 
Thomas C. Martin - son-in-law 

Jefferson Wampler 

Joseph Wampler 
V/illiam V/ampler 



GRAY, William Hamilton Bk 3 PP 27,28,29 

Dtd 7 Mar 182 6 Rec 7 June 1826 
Aged Father- Samuel Gray 

Blue Spring Community 
Cousin- Mary A. Stockv;ell 

Mentions note left by his father Samuel Gray 
Friend- ■ Jonathan Nichols 

Exec- Jonathan Nichols 



Wit- 



Joseph Berry 
John P. Berry 
John Henderson 



GREEN, Solomon 

Dtd 28 June 1846 
Wife- 

Ch- 



Bk 2 pp 102-105 

Rec 21 Aug 1849 

Rachel Green to have certain real 
estate 

James Green - son - f.5.00 
Joseph Green - son - S5.00 
Elizabeth - dau - $5.00 
Ju?? - son - $J5.00 
Ruthy - dau - S5.00 
Solomon - son - real estate 
Morris - son - $.100.00 
Rachel - dau - Z5.00 
Laban - son - real estate 
Isaac - son - $100.00 
Martha - dau - C.5.00 
Rebecca \N^aley(?) 



79 



GREEN, Solomon (Cont] 
Exec- 

Wit- 



Solomon G-reen - son 
Leban Green - son 

Thomas Fullerton 
William R. Kay 



GREEVES, John J. 

Dtd 2 6 Aug 1882 
Wife- 



Dau- 
Son- 
Exec- 



Wit- 



Ek 4 pp 565-568 

Rec 15 Sept 1889 

Mahala Greeves real estate & personal 
property & bonds 

At death of wife aforsaid the title 
to above i^eal estate to vest in dau 

Lillie 0. Greeves 

Robert C. Greeves 

Named none, don't want to waste money 
in the courts 

J, S. Faris 
H. P. Pauley 



GREEVES, Robert C. 

Dtd 22 July 1892 

Wife- 

Dau- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 5 PP 528,329,550 

Rec 16 Nov 1898 

Ann E. Greeves to have all property 

Alice Greeves to have estate in case 
of death of her mother 

Ann E. Greeves - wife 

Charles H. McPheeters 
V/ill V. Campbell 



GRIPPITK, John L. 

Dtd 17 Jan 1856 

Wife- 

Ch- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 3 PP 467,468,469 

Rec 12 Dec 1871 
Easther Campbell all the estate 
7 
John B. Cox 

William M. Tate 
Robert Campbell 



80 



GRIMES, Thomas Bk 3 PP 63,64 

Dtd 22 Nov 1854 Rec 6 Dec 1854 

Wife- Nancy Grimes to have all property- 

real & personal 

Ch mentioned, not named 

Exec- V/illiam Leonard - son-in-law 

Wit- Irvin Grimes 

John C. Bennington 
D, Roll in Kalone 

GRUBB, Elizabeth . Bk 4 pp 433,434 

Dtd 18 Mar 1886 Rec 15 May 1886 

Rus- Thomas Gruhb to have all of estate 

Exec- None named 

Wit- William Peterson 

Hiram Anderson 

GUIN, Jane Bk 3 PP 491,492,493 

Dtd 4 May 1872 Rec 16 Oct 1872 

Estate to go to ch (no names) 

Exec- Isaac M. Guin - son 

Wit- William Rice 

Robert Reed 

GUY, Reuben Bk 2 pp 95,96 

Dtd 23 Jan 1849 Rec 3 Feb 1849 

Wife- Elizabeth Guy to have property to 

raise family 

Son- Silas Guy (no other names) 

Exec- Elizabeth Guy - wife 

Silas Guy - son 

Wit- Pleasant L. D. Mitchell 

Lewis C. Shryer 



GUY, Silas E. 

Dtd 11 Sept 1894 
V.'ife- 



81 



Bk 5 

Rec 13 Oct 1894 

Nancy H. Guy all of estate her life 
time 



Ch who already have received advancements: 



GrSon- 



Dau- 



Sarah E. Thrasher 

Milton G. Guy 

Jane R ens haw 

Nancy C.(?) Huff 

Harriet R. Hazel 

Silas M. Guy 

Lillie G. Dodd 

David R. Guy, the above to share in 

division of estate after death of 

sd wife 

Fred Dillman, son of dau Mary E. 
v/ho fron age of 6 or 7 has lived 
with her grandfather May, was provided 
for hy her GrPa at her marriage 

Harriet R. Haael to get extra money 
for staying at home & caring for her 
parents after she was of age 



Exec- 
V/it- 



Nancy ?I. Guy •= wife 

J. T. Mitchell 
Samuel M. Mitchell 



HACKER, William T. 
Dtd 14 Mar 1900 
Mothcr- 



Bk 5 PP 405,406,407 

Rec 29 June 1900 

Anna E. Hacker all property of every 
kind 



Exec- 


Anna E. Hacker - mother 


Wit- 


John Smith 
Sarah J. Hacker 


HADDEN, Jacob 


Bk 3 PP 394,395 


Dtd 8 Dec 1868 


Rec 17 Aug 1869 


Wife- 


Jane Hadden to have all esta 



life time 

At death ofsd wife property to be divided between: 

John L. Hadden 
Joseph Hadden 



- 82 



HADDEN, Jacob (Cont) 



Wit- 



Mary M. Had den 
Elizabeth E. J. ?Iadden 

Lorenzo D. Polley 
Robert Houston, *Sr. 
Charles D. Carr 



FJiLEY, Ellen 

Dtd 22 July 1889 
Heirs- 



Rec 



Bk 4 pp 578,579,580 
31 JaJi 1890 



ThoraaB Finn - son 
V/illiam Finn - son 
Martin Finn - son 
Ch of V-'illiam Finn 
Mary Burk - dau 



GrDau(?) 



Exec- 






William Finn 


Wit" 






V/ilson Adams 
William J. Becket 


HALL, Mary 






Bk 3 PP 14,15 


Dtd 14 


June 


1845 


Rec 16 Aug 1851 


Bequests- 




Sophia V/haley, wife of Jqs 



Exec- 
Wit- 
Codicil 
Wit- 



$70.00 
Porscilla Rawlings, dau of Daniel 

Rav/lingc, late of this co., - $';30.00 
Matilda Slocorab, v/ife of James Slocom.b 

:ii.50.00 
Nicey Bresden, wife of Thomas Bresden - 

S50.00 
Mary Flatford & Elizabeth Flatford 

each $40.-00 but each have borrowed 

§10.00 so $30.00 to each 
Priscilla Owens •- the new trunk 

Joseph C. Howe 

John M. Berry 

14 or 18 Aug 1845 - no new names 

John M, Berry 



83 



HALL, Samuel S. 

Dtd 4 Nov 1873 



Bk 4 pp 393,394 
Rec 6 May 1885 



Remainder of personal property after final expenses to 
go to oh: 



Ch- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Eliza A. Handy 
Elizabeth L. Blakely 
Nancy P. Davis 

William V/. Hall - real estate 

None named 

Richard a. Pulk 
Walter A. Poland 



HMILTOK, Jesse T. 

Dtd 28 July 1883 

Wife- 

Ch & Heirs- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 4 pp 488,489,490 

Rec 16 Apr 1887 

Martha Hamilton to have all property 
real & personal during her v/idov/hood 

John A. Hamilton - eldest son 
Robert A, Hpjnilton - son 
Mary Eliza Hamilton - GrDau - dau of 
son Robert A. Hamilton 

Ch bom by v/ife Martha viz, 
Mary Ellen Hamilton - only dau 
David M. Plamilton - son 
James V/. Hamilton - son 
Frank B. Hamilton - son 
Hulcee J. Hamilton - son 

Martha Hamilton - v/ife 

James A. Strong 
Sam.uel W. Strong 



HAMILTON, Robert 

Dtd 20 Apr 1835 
Vife- 

Son- 

Little dau- 



Bk 1 pp 62,63,64 

Rec 8 July 1835 

? to have all property to help raise 
the ch 

William Hamilton 
Joseph Hamilton 

Mary Ann left to care of her mother 



84 



HAMILTON, Robert (Cont) 

Note - paging jvimps from 64 to 70 
Exec- 



V/it- 



Jonathan Nichols 
Williara Berry- 
Jonathan Nichols 
James Slocomb 



HANSFORD, 


John 




Dtd 


20 


June 


1864 


Wife- 








Exec- 








Wit- 








HARBISON, 


Robert 


, Sr. 


Dtd 


19 


Eeb : 


1847 


Son- 








Dau- 








GrCh- 








Exec- 








Wit- 









Bk 3 PP 234,235,236 

Rec 23 July 1864 

Pemoalia(?) Hansford to have entire 
estate v/ith which to raise the ch 
(no names) 

Pernelia Hansford -• wife 

David Byers 
Andrew V.', Reeves 

Bk 2 PP 85,86 

Rec none given 

John H, Harbison 

Esther P. Harbison 

Grizzelda Jane Henry 
Samuel C. Henry 

Robert Harbison, Jr. - son-in-law(??) 

John Woodbrein 
John Lund'ason(?) 



HARDEST!, Samuel 
(of Bloomington) 

Dtd 26 Sept 1851 

Wife- 

Dau- 

Dau- 

Dau- 
Dau- 



Bk 3 PP 30,31,32 

Rec 3 Nov 1852 

? to have the Tavern & personal property 

Sarah Jane Robertson 

Isabelle, after death of wife to have 
the lot 

Elisa Jane Kercer - real estate 

MarthAnn - real estate 



- 85 

HARLESTY, Samuel (Gont) 

Son- Charles Fletcher Hardestv - the 

"Gilbert" Farm 

Son- Samuel Thomas Hardesty 

Dau- Mary, v/ife of James D, Robertson 

Exec- James 13. Robertson 

Charles P. Hardesty - son 

Wit- George W. Hardin 

Joseph G. McPheeters 

EA.RDIK, George W. . Bk 4 pp 185-186 

'(died in Adrian Co., Mo.) 

Dtd 4 Sept 1877 Rec 15 Jan 1878 

Bequests- Alfred La5'- of Jefferson City 

James H. Lay of Warsav/, Ho, 
Their sis Elizabeth Druve(?) to help 
educate her 5 sons 

Juliet Morton of Kansas City, sis of 

dec'd wife 
V/illiam Etta Ready & 

Ellen J. Lightburne of Liberty, Mo. 
Unetta S. Childs, Frankfort 
Reubena T. Caldv-ell, Shelbyville 
Sarah F. Lightburne, Louisville 
James M. Sutton - wife's bro 
George H. Williams, Fayette Co., Ky. 
Mary E. Smith, Fulton, Mo., neice 
Charles H. Hardin - neph & 

GrKeice Fanny J. Hardin of Adrian Co., Mo, 

Exec- Charles H. Hardin of Adrian Co., Mo, 

Wit- James Calloway 

Eaioch Hooten 
W. H(?) Kennan 

HARIWN, Lewis Bk 4 pp 373,374,375 

Dtd 19 May 1870 Rec 19 July 1884 

Wife- Polly Harmon to have control of all 

real estate & personal property her 
life time 

Dau- Rhoda Harmon 

Nancy Hannon 
Rachel Harmon 

Harriet L. Harmon to have east half 
of the land 



- 86 



HARMON, Lewis (Cont) 
Son- 

Dau- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



John W. Harmon to have vest half of 
sd land 

Juliann Gardner 

Susanah Gantry to have $;20.00 each 

Tolly Harmon - v/ife 

James H. Guston 
Alfred Thrasher 



HARRIS, James M. 

Dtd 16 Jan 1894 

Wife- ' 

Heirs - 
(after death 
of wife) 

Exec- 

V/it- 



Bk 5 pp 333 r 334,355 

Rec 6 Feb 1899 
Sarah A. Harris to have all property 

Earnest Harris - son 
Jesse Mendenliall - dau 
Others(?) 

William T. ?Iarris - son 

Sara-uel E. Harris 
V/illiam B. Miller 



HARRIS, Joseph S. 

Dtd 29 July 1895 
Wife- 

Hoirs- 



Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 5 pp 300,301,302,303 
Rec 27 Sept 1897 

Matilda Harris to have all property 
real & personal 

Alfred E. Harris - son 
Elijah Harris - son 
William H.- Harris - son 
Omer Harris - son 
David Harris - son 
Morton Harris - son 

None named 

Wm Peterson 
James W. Jackson 



87 



:SHBARGER, 


, Rel 


Decca 


Dtd 15 


Mar 


1880 


13au- 






Son- 






GrCh" 






Exec- 






Wit- 







Bk 4 pp 482,483 

Rec 22 Mar 1887 

Florence Pauley to have all real estate 

P. G. Harshbarger & 

Nellie & Charlie Harshbarger, ch of 
son Augustus Harslibarger, all the 
remaining property 

Florence Pauley - dau 

J. li. Louden 
Laura Croutcher 
L. C. Louden 



HASH, Robert Bk 5 PP 538,559,343 

Dtd 21 Sept 1891 Rec 2 4 Apr 1899 

V.'ife- Nancy Hash to have all property 

After death of cd wife estate divided between: 

Emma McPhelridge 
Edv/ard Smith 
William B. Smith 
Charles J. Smith 
Nathan R. Smith 
Loua(?) I. Smith 
Daisy C. Smith 
Mary Lampkins 

p 343 - will repeated & wife Nancy Hash accepts 



Wit- 



John K. Anderson 
James B. Clark 



HATHAWAY, Joseph 

Dtd 13 May 1867 



Bk 3 PP 405.406,407 
Rec 27 Oct 1869 



Ch except Joseph V. that are living at testator's 
decease to have $100.00 each except William who has 
been given his share. Joseph V. also has been provided 
for 



Exec- 
Wit- 



None named 

W, A. Johnson 
George A, Buskirk 
J. S. Smith Hunter 



- 88 



HAYES, Charles L. Bk 5 PP 421-42 5 

Dtd 17 Sept 1900 Rec 1 Dec 1900 

V.'ife- ? Hayes to have real estate & personal 

property 

At death of Bd v/ife the real estate aforesaid to go to: 

Sons- Prank L. Hayes 

George G. Hayes 

Dau- Anna M, Hayes 

Other Heirs- Cora Shields 
Henry Hayes 
David L. Hayes 
Caroline Clark 
Peter Hayes 
Wm R. Hayes 
lizzie McKnight 

Exec- Prank L, Hayes - son 

George G. Hayes - son 

Wit- W. P. Sexton 

John H. Therelkeld 
loyal C. Theselkeld 

HEADLEY, Benjamin Bk 4 pp 444,445,446 

Dtd 13 July 1805 Rec 30 June 1886 

Wife- Eunice Headley to have control of all 

property her life time 

At death of sd v/ife all property to be equally divided 
among the legal heirs, the note given the testator by 
his son James to be deducted from son James' share. 

Exec- Eunice Headlej^ - v/ife 

Wit- A. J. Axtell 

Birdie Andrew 
Corda Goodman 



89 



HELMS, Samuel 

Dtd 12 Apr 1887 

Wife- 

Son- 



Heirs- 



Exec- . 



Bk 4 pp 494,495,496 

Rec 4 June 1087 

Rachel Helms to have all property 

Jeptha M« Helms to take care of sd 
property for his mother & at her 
death the property to become property 
of son Jeptha M. Helms, he paying 
certain suras to following heirs: 

John Helms - son 
Rose Burkhart - dau 
Ettie Hurley - GrDau 
Hattie Hurley - GrDau 

Jeptha - son - to take care of estate 
v/ithout letters of administration 



V/it- 



R. W, Garr 
Alvis Moore 



HELTONBURG, Hiram M. 
Dtd 29 Dec 1879 
Wife- 

Son- 
Dau- 



Rec 



Bk 5 pp 84,85,86 
26 Mar 1892 



Nancy Heltonburg to have all real 
estate v/hile she remains testator's. 
widow. Also all personal property 

Joshua Heltonburg to have S2.50 

Polly A. Heltonburg to have her life 
off her father's estate as long as 
she lives. 



After death (or remarriage) of sd wife estate to be 
divided between; 

Joseph Heltonburg - son 
Nancy Heltonburg - dau 
Mary Shields - dau 
David Heltonb^^rg - son 
Izella Heltonburg - dau 
Martha Heltonburg - dau 



Exec- 



William CalK?) 
James B. Bender 



V/it- 



K. Anderson 
J. Allen 



90 



HMPHILL, Jennet 

Dtd 7 June 1842 
Son- 

Heirs- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 2 pp 66,67,68,69 

Rec 8 Oct 1846 

Hugh Hemphill the estate & he to care 
for his mother 

Sarah - step-dau 

Jane - dau 

WilliGJQ Hemphill - son 

John Hemphill - son 

Robert Hemphill - son 

Andrew Hemphill - son 

Jennet Hemphill - GrDau 

Martha Hemphill - GrDau 

Mary Isabella Hemphill - GrDau 

McCaw to have all beds, bedding & 
clothing except one bed & bedding 
to son Hugh 

Hugh Hemphill - son 

John Moffit 
Letitia M. Moffit 



HEI^DERSON, Elija J. 
Dtd 9 Mar 1887 



Bk 4 pp 491,492,493,494 
Rec 18 Apr 1887 



Headstones, like those at graves of testatrix's dec'd 
hus & dau Emma to be placed at gi-aves of testatrix & 
her son Carey V/. Henderson 



Dau- 
GrDau- 



Mrs. Mary J. Austin to have 5/4 of all 
property 

Carrie Austin - 1/4 property 



HENDERSON, Joseph, Sr. 
Dtd 30 Mar 1848 
Son- 

Dau- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 2 pp 106,107,108,109 

Rec 14 Sept 1849 

James Henderson to have a horse 
furnished by his sis Eliza 

Eliza Henderson to have entire estate 
as the other ch have already had 
their share 

None named 

E. S. Karrall 
John A. Russel 
Jacob B. Lowe 



- 91 



HEKSON, John Bk 1 pi 

Administration of estate Rec 31 Oct 1818 

Nothing on the estate 

Exec- Letters granted to David Chamber 

Bond of ^aOOO.OO 
Administrator - David Chambers 



Wit- 



John Chambers 
V/ra Chambers 



HIG-GINS, Patrick 

Dtd 20 Feb 1875 
Wife- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 4 pp 66,67 

Rec 4 May 1875 

Catharine Higgins to have all real 
& personal property 



Felix Higgins 



bro 



Rev Henry Ki fusing 
John H. Louden 



HILL, Basil 

Dtd 11, Nov 1865 
V/ife- 

0th er Ch- 



Exec- 



Wit- 



Bk 3 pp 518,519,320 

Rec 5 Dec 1866 

Charity Kill to have all real & 
personal property for the support 
of herself & dau Susan M. Hill 

Levi Hill 

James Hill 

Thomas Hill 

Betsy Ann Barrett, wife of Hazelett 

Barrett - 
Hugh H. Kill 
William G. Hill 

Hugh H. Hill - son 
V.'illiam G. Hill - son 

David Chambers 
Amzi Thrasher 



- 92 

HILL, Hugh H. Bk 4 pp 4 75,^76,477,478 

Ltd 24 Dec 1881 Rec 15 Feb 1877(?) 

Oldest Bro- Levi Hill - ^1.00 
Bros- Thomas Hill - $1.00 

Heirs of.dec'd bro James Hill - JJl.OO 

Elizabeth Barrett, widov/ of Hazlett 

Barrett ~ $1.00 

Bro- Williani G. Hill - S300.00 or if 

he is not living at testatrix's 
dec'd then the 5:'.300.00 to be paid 
to Susan M. Underv/ood, sis of testatrix, 
Sd Susan M. Underwood also to have 
all personal property & certain 
real estate. 

Exec- Susan M. Underv/ood - sis 

V.'it- WilliajTi A. Wallingford 

Harmon Priedly 

HILL, Thomas Bk2 pp 126,127 

Ltd 20 Apr 1850 Rec 9 May 1850 

V.'ife- Kilkey Hill to have 1/3 of the estate 

Dau- Sophia Hill 

Other 2/3 of estate to be divided betv/een all ch except 
heirs of dec'd son Isaac Hill who gets nothing as he 
(Isaac) has previously been given more than his share. 

Exec- Basil Hill 

Hugh G. Hill 

V/it- Jesse V/right 

James Hill 



HILL, V/hit M. Bk 4 pp 27,28 

Ltd 15 Feb 1873 Rec 18 Mar 1874 

Wife- Dec'd 

Estate to be divided betv/een ch 

Exec- Joseph M. Howe 

Wit- Howard Maxwell 

W. B. Hughes 



- 93 

HIKKLE, Jonathan H. Bk 4 pp 315,316,517 

Dtd 30 Sept 1880 Rec 1 July 1882 

Wife- Catharine Hinkle to have home place 

& all personal property 

At death of sd wife the above property to go to sons equally 

Sons- Jonathan M. Hinkle 

John H. Hinkle 
James K. Hinkle 

Dau"in-lav/- Nancy J. Hinkle, wife of son V/illiara 
Hinkle & their ch: 
Hugh Hinkle 
Jonathan M. Hinkle 
Maud Hinkle 
They to have certain real estate 

Dau--in-law- Catharine Hinkle, wife of son Isaac 
Hinkle & their ch: 
Nettie Belle Hinkle 
Johnie Hinkle 
'Flors. Hinkle 
They to have certain real estate 

Dau- Delila Paul 

Elizaheth McElroy 
Mary Paul 
Maggie Kerr 

GrCh" ' Fannie C. 

Mary Vannoy 
Catharine Pajoie 

Daus & GrCh to have all notes & raoney 
at testator's death 

Exec- Jonathan H. Hinlcle - son 

vat- H. D. Headley 

J. H. C-ray 

HOGAN, Prosser Bk 1 pp 43,44,45 

Dtd 31 Aug 1830 Rec 3 Nov 1831 

Wife- Mary Hogan to have all real & personal 

estate 

Son- William Hogan 

Nathan Hogan 
Samuel Hogan 

James Hogan (adopted son called Little 
Jim) 



94 



HOCrAN, Prosser (Cont) 
Dau- 



Son- 






Exec- 






Wit- 






HOLESTIKE, 


George 


Dtd 2 


Dec 


1879 


Dau- 


. 




Exec- 






Wit- 







Nancy 
Cynthia 

James Hogan 

V/illiara Alexander 

Abner Goodvdn ' ' 

William Bryan 

Bk 4 PP 297,298 

Rec 2 5 June 1881 

Malinda E. Stuart to have all property 

Malinda E, Stuart - dau 

Robert C, Green 
John C. V/ooley 



HOLTZMAl^, John T. 
Dtd 8 Mar 1873 
Wife- . 

Debts of firm of 
Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 4 PP 8,9 

Rec 2 June 1873 

Kate Holtzman to have everything after 
debts, etc., are paid 

. Holtr.man & Son to be paid 

Pleasant L. D. Mitchell 

Richard A. I'\ilk 
E. P. Adamo 



HOOK, Jolm C. 

Dtd 24 Juno 1868 
Wife- 



Exec- 
Wit" 



Rec 



Bk 3 PP 362,363,364 
21 July 1868 



Sarah Hook to have everything her 
life time. At death of sd v/ife the 
estate to go to V/illiam H. Stout 
whom the testator raised from infancy, 

None named 

Samuel E. Holtzman 
Milton L. KcGollough 



HOCKES, Jane 

Dtd 18 June 1049 

Son- 



Rec 



- 95 

Bk 2 pp 138,139,140 
28 Sept 1850 



John C, Hookes has already had several 
advances from his mother. This to be 
used for ch of son Thomas Hookes, 
dec'd, left orphan ch v/ho need help. 



Exec- 




None naraed 


Wit- 




John McCullough 
Alex McClelland 


HOOPER, Isaae 




Bk 4 pp 4,5 


])td 1 Aug 


1872 


Rec 12 Mar 1875 


V/ife- 




Lydia Hooper to all real 
property 


Exec- 




Lydia Hooper - v;ife 


Wit" 




W. P. Reed 



Heni-y Fellov/s 
Felix C. Dunn 



personal 



HOOVER, Elizabeth 
(of Woodford Co., Ky.) 

GrCh- 



Bk 2 141,142 



Exec- 



Wit- 



Ch of Jacob Trisler - probably his 

1st wife via. 
William Trisler 
Mary Elizabeth Trisler 
Susan Catharine Trisler 
& other ch who may be born to Jacob 

Trisler & present wife Sophia Trisler 

None named 

Samuel Scott 
Thomas Arnold 



HOUSTON, Alfred W. 
Dtd 5 July 1875 
Wife- 
Son- 



Bk 4 pp 95,94,95 

Rec 12 Feb 1876 

Mary Houston 

James P. Houston to pay funeral 
expenses of testator & wife Mary 
Houston 



96 



HOUSTON, Alfred W. (Cont) 

Dau- Minerva Ann Stout 

Clerinda R. Rogers 
Mary Edwards 



Heirs of dau Sarah Jane Whisennand 
Heirs of son V.'illiara Ivan Houstoji 
Heirs of son George W. Houston 

Dau- Malissa Frances Hall 

Exec- None named 

V/it- M. A. Houston 

D. M. Belap 

HOUSTON, Harvey Bk 3 PP 174,175,176,177 

Dtd 22 Aug 1844 Rec 6 Dec 1862* 

Wife- Isabella Houston to have all property 

while a widow & after her death or 
reniarriage, the estate to go to oh 

Exec- • Isabella Houston - wife 

Alfred Houston - bro 

V/it- Daniel Stout 

Joseph J, McPheeters 

* Part of the time they use 6 Dec 1861 & other times 
1862 

Codicil - 10 April 1851 - appoints Washington J. Houston 
as exec to replace Alfred Houston 

Wit- V/. J. Houston 

James Hall 

6 Dec 1861 - Isabella Houston, widow of Harvey Houston, 
refuses to accept the v/ill & will take under the law. 

HOWARD, Crecilla Bk 5 PP 132,133 

Dtd 21 Apr 1888 Rec 28 June 1893 

Dau- ■ Mary J. Rumple to have all real estate 

Ch- John A. Howard 

Charles Howard 
Alvin Hov/ard 
Margaret KcCaw 
Sarah Clay 
Martha Harvy - to have Si. 00 each 



Exec- 






Wlt- 






WARD, Thomas 




Dtd 25 


I'lay 


1876 


Wife- 






Exec- 






V/it- 







- 97 

HOWARD, Crecilla (Cont) 

William B. Miller 

John E. Steele 
John Eakin 

Bk 4 pp 111,112,115 

Rec 5 June 1876 

Mary D, Hov/ard to have all property 
after debts, expenses, etc., are paid 

Mary D. Hov/ard -■ wife 

A. Holtsman 
Aaron W. Rose 

HOWE, Andrew J. Bk 4 pp 497,498 

Dtd 25 Apr 1887 Rec 9 June 1887 

Estate to he divided between the 2 daus 

Daus- Rosa C, Hoover 

Kate B. Stevenson 

Exec- Rosa C. Hoover - dau 

Wit" Amzi Atwater 

Mary A» Hoover 

HOV/E, James M. ■ Bk 5 PP 67,68,69 

Dtd 15 Nov 1883 Rec 6 Jan 1892 

Wife- Marj^ F. Howe to have entire estate 

real & personal for use of herself 
& the ch 

Exec- Mary P. Howe - wife 

V/it- James D, Maxwell, Jr. 

Moses Kahn 



98 



HOWE, Joseph M. 

])td 1 Mar 1886 

Dau- 

Exec- 

V/it~ 



Bk 4 pp 447,448 

Rec 19 July 1886 

Mary Prazee Hov/e all property 

None named 

D. H. Maxwell 
H. P. Turner 



HOWE, Joshua 0.(?) 
Dtd 4 Mar 1868 
Wife- 

Dau- 

GrDau- 

Son- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 5 PP 559,360,361 

Rec 15 July 1868 

Lucinda Hov/e to have certain real 
estate & personal property her life 
time. At death of sd wife the 
following: 



Louisa Maxwell 
Elizabeth Watt 



part of real estate 
part of sd estate 



Irene Howe (dau of Joshua 0., Jr.) 
to have part of real estate 

James M. Hov/e 

James M. Howe - son 

James B. Mulky 
Daniel 0. Spencer 



HOWE, Lucinda Bk 3 PP 436,437,438 

Dtd 27 Sept 1869 Rec 16 May 1870 

All property, both real & personal to go to the GrCh 

GrCh- Joshua a(?) Watts 

Fannie Bancroft 
Mary R??? 
John Watts 
Howard Maxwell 
Louise V/atts 
Allison Maxwell 
Emma Garter 
Francis Maxwell 
Mary E. Maxwell 
David A, Maxv/ell 
Annie E. Maxv/ell 
Lucy A, Maxwell 



- 99 



HOWE, lucinda (Cont) 

GrCh (Cont)- Julia M. Maxwell 
Alice Polk 
Walter Howe 
James H. Maxwell 
Joshua A. Howe 
Alfred Kov/e 
Lucy Howe 
??? Howe 
Lillie Howe 
John Howe 
Minnie Howe 

^■^^c- Jamee M. Howe 

James D, Maxwell 



Wit- 



James B. Mulky 
Mary J. Mulky 



HOWE, Mary P. j^y^ 5 ^^ 480,481,482 

Dtd 10 July 1895 Rec 1? Eeb 1902 

Property to go to ch, namely 

^^" V/alter Howe 

Alice Howe Polk 
Joshua 0, Howe 
Alfred G. Howe 
Minnie E. Howe Hunter 
Lucille Howe Fraeier 
Lillie S. Howe 
John M. Howe 

^'^^c- Lillie S. Howe 



Wit- 



Louise Maxwell 
Fannie Boll Maxwell 



HOWE, Sophia W. • Bk 4 pp 428.429 

Dtd 25 Oct 1882 Rec 24 Feb 1886 

"^^- Joseph M. Howe to have entire estat. 

^^^<^- None named 

^'^■t- C. L. V. Butcher 

R. W. Miers 



- 100 



HUGHES, Charles 

Dtd 18 Oct 1870 
GrSons- 

V/it- 



Rec 



Bk 3 PP 451,452 
31 Oct 1870 



Charles H. H^ighes & 

George Hughes - the house in Bloomington 
where testator lives 

David B. Ryan 
Owen KcCabe 
Edward Holland 



HUGHES, Jaraes 
(of Vvashington, D,C. 

Dtd 16 Aug 1869 

Exec- 

V/it- 



Bk 4 PP 22,23,24 

Rec 28 Oct 1873 

Mary vl, Hughes to have all property 

Mary V/. Hughes - appointed in v/ill 
Archibald Rowan - appointed in codicil 
as sole exec. 

John T. C. Clark 

A. Roam 

John Alexander 



Codicil "- 20 Oct 1873 - Archibald Rowan to have pay 
for his forraer services. Archibald Rowan appointed as 
sole exec 



Wit- 



Reuben Middleton 
Charles A, Wells 
C. C. Hyatt 



HUGHES, Sarah E. 

Dtd 7 Sept 1893 

HUB- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 5 PP 163,164 

Rec 1 May 1894 

William B. Hughes to have all property 

None 

Ada N. Tuley 
James B, Mulkey 



HUGHES, WilliajTi B. 

Dtd 3 July 1899 

V/ife- 
Exec- 
Wit- 



Rec 



Bk 5 PP 377,378 
13 Dec 1899 



Harriet C. Hughes to have entire estate 

Harriet C. Hughes - wife 

Ira C. Batmaxi 
H. Lester Smith 



101 



HUNTER, Adam 

Dtd 23 Sept 1847 
Father- 

Bro~ 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 2 pp 89,90 

Rec 4 Dec 1847 

James Hunter - s^AOO.OO 

Nancy Small, wife of John Small - $50.00 

James Hunter - land received for 

services in Mexican V.'ar 
William Hunter 

Eliza Hunter 
Nancy Hujiter 
Mary Canning Hunter 

John Small to te guardian of the 
bequest to Nancy & Mary during their 
minority 

John Dinsmore 

Luke Ward 
Margaret Ward 



HUNTER, David 

Dtd 18 June 1887 
Wife- 
Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 4 pp 556,557,558 

Rec 21 May 1889 

Hannah G-. Hunter to have all estate 
real & personal 



John C. Hunter - 
James M, Hunter 

R. A. Poster 
S. W, Collins 



3on 
son 



HUNTER, David E. 

Dtd 14 Dec 1889 
Wife- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 5 pp 70,71 

Rec 26 Jan 1892 

Elizabeth R. Hunter to have all 
property real & personal 

Elizabeth R. Hunter - wife 

Ezra Perring, Jr. 
Walter E. Wood burn 



- 102 

HUNTER, Hannah G. ' Bk 5 PP 267,2 68 

Dtd 28 July 1891 Rec 20 Oct 1896 

Derrv.ln(?) to have certain furniture. Other ch (no 
names) to divide the remainder 

Exec- John C. Hunter 

James M. Hunter 

Wit- Amanda C. V/, Norman 

Cyrus M. Roman 

Codicil - 24 Aug 1896 - dau Chissey J. Smith to have 
remuneration for any past & future service to testatrix 



HUNTER, J. S. Smith Bk 4 pp 124,125,126 

Dtd 9 Dec 1872 Rec 22 Sept 1876 

V/ife- Olive 0. Hunter to have estate her 

life time 

Exec- Olive 0. Hunter - v/ife 

v;it~ . J. Glass McPheeters 

George W. Bryan 

HUNTER, Martha A. Bk 4 pp 528,529,530 

Dtd 19 May 1887 Rec 7 July 1888 

Hus- Morton C. Hunter to have a life 

interest in the estate knov;n as the 
Hunter Homestead. After death of 
sd hus, dau Minnie Adaline Hunter to 
have above property 

Part of testatrix's estate inherited from her father 
Asher LaBerteu 

Balance of estate to be divided between other ch (no 
names) 

Exec- None appointed 

\v'it- James B, Mulkey 

Morey M. Dunlap 



- 103 

HUNTER, Korton G. Bk 5 PP 264 , 2 65 ,2 66 

Dtd 10 May 1894 Rec 2 Nov 1896 

Testator's body to be buried by the side of his dec'd 
wife Adaline Hunter in graveyard at Bloomington. 
Services to be in charge of Masonic Lodge 

Kau- Minnie Adaline Hunter to have r.20,000.00 

out of stock of Morton C. Hunter 
Stone Co. Rest of stock to be 
divided between remainder of ch 

Ch- Mary Lizzie VanNeys(?) 

Morton 0. Himter, Jr. 
George D. Hunter 
John A, Himter 
Joseph J. Hunter 
Frank T. Hiinter 
Sarauel M. Hunter 
Minnie Adaline Hunter 

Exec- John A. Hunter - son 

Samuel Hunter - son 

Wit- S. K. Rhorer 

S. C. DoddG 



HUNTER, William B. Bk 2 pp 62 , 65 

Dtd 5 July 1846 Rec 12 Aug 1846 

Bro- James ]^, C. Hunter 

John Himter 

Son- David Cheney Hunter 

David Cheney to have guardianship of sd David Cheney 
Hunter 

Exec- John Cheney 

Wit- Robert C. Hav7iell(?) 

Henry Tanner 



- 104 



JENKINS, I'homao 

Dtd 9 Hay 1821 

Wife- 

9 th- 
is t- 
2nd- 
3rd» 
4tii- 
5th» 
6tli~ 
7 th- 
8th- 

Exec- 
V/it- ■ 



Bk 1 pp 10»11 

Rec 3 June 1822 

Not nejTied 

Son John II. Jenkins 

Dau Jane Freeland 

Grandson Thoraas Freeland 

Grandson Robert Preeland 

Grdau Jane Ahh Preeland 

GrSon Joseph Freeland 

Dau Rebecca Rav/lin 

GrDau Rebecca Caroline Rav/lin 

GrSon Daniel Amet Rav/lin 

John.M, Jenkins 
($2000. 00 Bond) 

Jacob B. LouiB 
Rebecca Fo Sedv;ick(?) 



JENNINGS, Mr8. S. Co 
(Blount Co. , Temi.) 

Dtd 28 Fiar 1894 

Heirs- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 5 PP 3 48- 5 51 

Rec 29 Hay 1899 - Blount Co., Tenn, 

Mrs, M, B, Howe i^ her 5 ch tovvit 

Alice 

Kazel 

Luc i el 

Irene 

Willifred 

Mrs. M. B. Hov/e 

J. L. Caldwell 
F, K. Lamon 
J. \U Culton 



JOHNSON, David 

Dtd 2 Mar 1877 
Wife- 

Son- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Rec 



Bk 4 pp 152,153,154 
2 June 1677 



Mary A. Johnson to have all real 
estate & personal property until 
yo\mgest son, Samuel Allison Johnson 
is o.f age 

Robert Johnson - infirmry & unable to 

take care of himself 
V/illiaia G. - next to youngest eon 

Mary A. Johnson - wife 

Wm V/ylie 
John M. Ervin 



105 



JOHNSON, Martha 

Dtd 1 Mar 188? 
Son- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 5 PP 209,210.211 

Rec 18 Kar 1895 

Crav/ford Johnson to have all properts"" 
after he pays hie 2 half sisters 
certain amounts of money tov/it 

Vina Kettle 
Lorena Reeves 

James KLeetwood 

C. Bert Smith 
Samuel M. Graham 



JOHNSTON, Henry 

Dtd 12 Jan 1874 
Wife- 
Son- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 4 PP 31,52,33 

Rec 11 Apr 1874 

Martha Johnston & 

Crawford Johnston to have certain 
real estate (the home place) divided 
between the 2 when od son becomes 
21 yrs of age. Wife also to have 
all personal property 

Henry Johnson, son of Kelson Johnson 
to have Crawford Johnson (? Johnston) 
share in case said Crawford should 
die before coming of age. 

None appointed 

J e r em i ah P . Pi t tra an 
Paris G. Duning 



Note - Johnson or Johnston - both spellings on sheet 



JOHNSTON, John Green 
Dtd 8 July 1886 
Wife- 
Sis-in-law- 

Heirs- 



Bk 5 PP 304-307 

Rec 9 Mar 1898 

? Johnston to have all property 

Rhoda Sipes to have a home with 
the wife 

William H. Johnston 
Rhody Perry 
Robert Johnston 
Levi Johnston 
Mary McConnell 
Alfred H, Jolniston 



106 



JOHNSTON, John Green (Cont) 

Heirs (Cont)- Lora Alice Johnston 
Marion I, Johnston 

Exec- Some Homer Johnston (?Eon) 

Wit- Franklin Lowery 

Rohert Johnston 

Codicil - 10 Dec 1895 - dau Alice has dec'd leaving one 
ch i.e., John C. Johnston 



JOHNSTON, Robert Bk 1 pp 82,83 

Dtd 5 Mar 1856 Rec 17 Mar 1857 

V/ife- ? to have her share of real estate 

2 sons mentioned, no names 

Daus mentioned - no names 

Charles Johnston & Chailles Johnston swore to the fact 
that they sav/ Robert Johnston sign the will 



Exec- 


V/ife 


Wit- 


John Roberts 
Alexander Buchanan 


JONES, Lev/is 


Bk 2 pp 85,84 


Dtd 24 Sept 1846 


Rec 16 Mar 1847 


Wife- 


Eleanor Jones to have all i 
notes & accounts 


Sons- 


WilliaoTi 
Thomas 
Lewis 
Jonathan 
Simon Jones 
Alfred Jones 



Daus- Katharine Lov/e 

Ruth Davis 
Elizabeth Trogdon 

Exec- William Jones - son 

Alfred Jones - son 

Wit- Standford Jones 



- 107 

JONES, Lewis W. Bk 5 PP 74,75,76 

Dtd 21 Jan 1892 Rec 6 Fob 1892 

V/ife- Martha Jones after sale of personal 

property & real estate to share with 
the follov/ing ch in division of proceeds 

Ch- Lucy T. Smith 

Sarah E. Karris 
Hasel Phelps 

Sons- Samuel C. Jones & 

Luther Jones not to be included in 
this division 

Exec- James ¥, Jones - son 

Wit- V/illiam P. Koons 

James Ragan 

JONES, V/illiara Bk 3 PP 576-580 

Dtd 15 Sept 1865 Rec 20 Feb 1869 

Wife- Mary Jones to have some property 

At death of wife estate to go to legal heirs viz. 

Heirs- Stanford Jones 

Thomas Jones 
Alexander Jones 
Eleanor Bo ruff 
Lonegan(?) Jones 
Louis Jones' heirs 

Exec- DouganC?) Jones - son 

Alexander Jones - son 

Wit- R. W. Carr 

J. D. Woorely(?) 

Codicil - 50 Sept 1866 - no nev/ names 

JONES, V.'illiara H. Bk 5 PP 291,292 

Dtd 27 June 1897 Rec 9 Aug 1897 

Jane \V. Harris to have all personal property 

Exec- James B, Wilson 

V/it~ Jaraes G, Voss 

Robert M. Weir 



- 108 



(JORDOK?) 
JOURDON, V/illiam 

Dtd 13 Mar 1854 

Present wife- 

Dau- 

Sons- 

Dau- 



Son- 
Dau- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 3 PP 70,71,72 

Rec 27 Aug 1855 

Nancy Jordon 

Elizabeth Jordon 

John Jordon & 

James Jordon to have some land 

Sarah, married to Jeremiah DeYore(?) 
Letty Ann married to Lewis Cossier(?) 
Virginia married to Thomas J. V.'oodall 
she now dec'd with no heirs 

Andrew Jordon 

Lavina married Alfred Glover 
Mary married Montgomery Taylor 
Rachel married George Dodson 

Jefferson Sampler 

P. T. Butler 
C. W, Mohley 



KELLEY, Alexander, Sr. 
Dtd 15 Oct 1065 



Bk 5 PP 447-450 
Rec 17 Oct 1870 



Because of the care given to testator in his old 
gives all his estate to the following ch 



Ch- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Alexander Kelley, Jr. - son 
Martha Dearmcn - dau 
Sarah Kelley 
Susan Kelley 

Alexander Kelley, Jr. - son 

Jos. G. McPhetters 
John Smith 



he 



Codicil - 6 Feb 1870 - nothing new 



log 



KELSEY, Margaret Bk 2 pp 95,94,95 

Dtd 8 Oct 184? Rec 30 May 1848 

yollov^ing ch to have $40.00 each 

Ch- Mary Bell 

Elizabeth Kelsey 
Margaret McKee 
Susanah Young 
Thomas Kelsey 

S40.00 divided betv/een GrCh 

GrCh" Jane Morrison 

Margaret Morrison 

Susannah Morrison 

Nancy Morrison 

Elisa Morrison 

Amanda Castler (nee Morrison) 

Heir of Jennet Morrison, dec'd 

Exec- Thomas Kelsey - son 

Wit- William Millen(?) 

Hugh Kelsey 

KEInDRICK, Dennis C. Bk 3 PP 459 

Dtd No date Rec No date 

To Charles G. Corr(?) all real estate, he to pay off 
debts 

Perrilla Kendrick signed v/ill with Dennis C. Kendrick 

Exec- None 

Wit- Jackson Bales 

James H. Bale 

KERN, Adam Bk 1 pp 70,71 

Dtd 14 Sept 1854 Rec 8 Aug 1858 

V«'ife- Mary Hamilton to have everything 

contained in an agreement signed 
20 Oct 1825 

Son- Coonrod Hamilton to have home place 

Dau- Sarah 

Anne 

Elizabeth to have $.50 each in addition 
to former bequests to each 



110 



KERN, Adam (CoJit) 
Sons- 

Dau- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Adam 
Abraham 

William to have $.50 each in addition 
to former bequests 

Susan to have S.50 extra 
Polly to have ^1.00 extra 

John Goodnight 
Coonrod Kern "• son 



Dudley C. Smith 
William Bryant 



Codicil - 9 Feb 1836 ~ 
Wit" 



Dudley 0. Smith 
Julian Kern 



KERIi, Alexander 

Dtd 15 Aug 1870 
Wife- 



Bk 5 PP 480,481,482 
Rec 14 Kay 1072 
certain property 



$■20.00 to Theological Seminary of the Reformed Presbyterian 
Church 

S20.00 to Foreign Miesions of same church 

t20.00 to Northward College for the Education of Colored 
Youth 

^20. 00 to Home Missions of Presbyterian Church 

A Bible to each grch 



Dau- 




Elisabeth Jane 


Married 


daus- 


Nancy & 

Mary mentioned 


Exec- 




John Smith 
Thomas Curry 


Wit- 




David J. Shav/(?) 
M. J. Shaw 



Ill 



KERR, John 

Dtd 16 Har 1864 



Bk 3 PP 242,243 
Rec 23 Oct 1864 



Estate to be divided equally between the ch except son 
V/illiam to have $100.00 extra (no other names) 



Exec- 



Wit- 



David Hunter 
Samuel Gettz 

David Hunter 
Samuel Gettz 



KERR, William 

Dtd 3 Sept 1855 
Wife- 

Sons- 

Dau- 
Exec" 

Wit- 



Bk 3 P 78 

Rec 9 Feb 1856 

? to have use of famo til eons are 
of age, after which they are to support 
her 

John Alexander Kerr 
William Hugh Kerr 

Ruth Jane 

John Smith 
Samuel Latimore 

Samuel Gitty 
James Allen 



KERR, Willisjn H. 

Dtd 4 July 1898 
Wife- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 5 PP 316,317 

Rec 23 July 1898 

Elisabeth M. Kerr all real & personal 
estate 

Elizabeth M. Kerr - wife 

Williard A, V,'eddle 
L. H. Barnhill 
Ren C. Smith 



112 



KETCHAM, George P. 

Ltd 24 June 1839 
Property to go to: 

Son- 

Dau- 

Exec» 
Wit- 



Bk 5 PP 361,362,363 
Rec 10 Aug 1899 

Elizabeth Woodward 

John D. Ketchara 
Daniel Walter Ketcham 
James Luther Ketchara 

Mary Emma Dill & hus William P. Dill 
have been given their share of estate 

Joseph S, Woodward 

W. P. Rogers 
V/alter E. Hottel 



raNG, David H. 
Dtd Ho date 
Wife- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 4 PP 272,273 

Rec 9 Mar 1881 

Elisabeth King to have 1/3 of all 
real estate & personal property 
except an in-lot in Bloomington 
already deed to dau Emma v;hen she is 
18 

William King 
David K. King 

Emma King (ch by present wife Elisabeth) 
the reriiaining 2/3 of estate 

None named 

V/yatt W. Wicks 
Henry Rogers 



KING, Elizabeth 

Dtd 16 Oct 1884 
Heirs- 



GrDau- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Rec 



Bk 4 PP 581-385 
2 Dec 1884 



William J, King - son 

Emma Woorheis - dau ~ to have real 
estate in Piatt Co., 111. At death 
of dau Emma sd real estate to go to 
her dau Bessie 

Edna King - $1000.00 

Richard A. Fulk 

J. C. Miller 
Carrie L. Miller 



113 



KING, James S. 

Dtd 5 Aug 1900 
V/ife- 

Son- 

Other Heiro-- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 5 pp 510, rai 

Rec 20 Aug 1902 

Sarah A. ?Cing to have all real estate 
& all personal property except 
$>10.00 worth of personal to son, 

John T. l<:ing, 

Ruth King - GrDau 
Millard (?Mildred) King 

Samuel E. Bowers 
John Ballenger 

John Ballenger 
Samuel E. Bowers 



KING, William 

Dtd 22 July 182 6 



Bk 1 pp 60,61 
Rec 28 Mar 182? 



Peggy King (called friend in v/ill) to have entire estatt 
for her use and to support their ch (no names) 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Peggy King 
John Kootch(?) 

V/illiara Fletcher 
John Lamh 



Bk 4 pp 137,138,139 
Rec 27 Jan 1877 



KIKSER, Andrew 

Dtd 18 Dec 1876 

Wife- ? 

Wife & ch to have all real estate & personal property 

Sons- Mason 

David 
Perry 
Larae(?) Jerry Manuel 

Daus- Mary Alias 

Clary Elisabeth 
Estahelle 

Wife to he guardian of ch while they are minors 
Exec- A. J. Temples 



Wit- 



Oliver McLahlin 

Garrett Blackwell 
Thomas J, Hunter 



114 



KIRBY, Joel A. Bk 3 PP 75,76,77 

Dtd 10 Nov 1855 Rec 25 Jan 1856 

Wife- ? to have certain real estate & 

personal property 

To trustees of V/esley Chapel Meeting 
House, one acre of land for a cemetery 

Son- V/m K. A, Kir by 

Exec- V/ra M, A. Kirby - son 

V/it" Joseph Knows 

V;, H. Jackson 
A. W. Reeves 

Codicil - 10 Kov 1855 - Son V.'ra M, A. Kirby to take care 
of his mother her life time. 

KIRBY, Margaret B, Bk 5 PP 531,332 

Dtd 23 Dec 1898 Rec 6 Jan 1899 

Hub- . Joseph H. Kirby & 

Son° William K. Kirby (an invalid) to have 

use of property their life times 

Dau- Nora M, Maples & 

Elizabeth M. Kirby to share in estate 

Exec- Joseph H, Kirby - hus 

V/it~ Charles H. Hays 

Vic E. Johnson 

KIRBY, V/illiBJH M. A. Bk 5 PP 450,431,432 

Dtd 17 Jan 1899 Rec 20 Mar 1901 

V/ife- Nancy Kirby to have all property 

real & personal. At death of wife 
estate after debts, etc., to go to ch 

Oh- Joseph H. Kirby 

Joel B, Kirby 
Elisabeth Bunger 
Jaines R. Kirby 
Charles H, Kirby 
Francis R. Kirby 
Margaret K. Buzsard 



- 115 



KIRBY, William M. A. (Gont) 
iixec- 



Wit- 



Joel B, Kirby - Bon 
Prank R. Kirby - son 

Archibald Pleener 
Luther M. Grimes 



KNIGHTEN, Jesse 

Dtd 31 Aug 1821 
Wife- 

Son- 
step-son- 
Exec- 

Wit- 



Ek 1 pp 23,24 

Rec 5 Nov 1821 

Nancy Knighten to have property in 
order to raise the ch 

John. Knighten 

Tunnis(?) V/orley 

Nancy Knighten - v/ife 
David H. Maxwell 

Thomas Litterall 
Enos Blair 



KUTCn, John 

Dtd 14. Sept 1861 
Wife- 



Bk 3 PP 411,412,415 

Rec 5 Jan 1870 

Mary Kutch to have real estate in 
Harrodsburg, Ind. & personal items 



Farm to be sold & proceeds divided equally between the ch 



Ch- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



William Kutch 

Alfred Kutch 

Nelson Kutch 

Tiford Kutch 

Ch of Tinley Kutch to have their 

father's share 
Ch of Caroline Wright, wife of David 

Wright to have her share 
Ch of Orpha Storms, wife of Alfred 

Storms to have her share 
America Jane Henderson, dau of America 

J. Henderson to have her mother's share 



Alfred L. Kutch 

R. W. Carr 
J. D. Urney 



son 



■^ABOYTEAUX, Asher 

Dtd 24 Feb 187( 
Wife- 

Heirs- 



Exec- 

Wit- 



- 116 

Bk 4 pp 409,410,411 

Rec 2 Kov 1885 

Martha Laboyteaux to have all property 
her life time 

Miss Bell Shields (dau of testator's 

wife) 
Barshiba Sluss - dau 
Martha A. Hunter - dau 
Peter B. Laboyteaux - son 
Gabriel Laboyteaux - son 

Robert C. Foster 

John W, Davis 
Walter E. Woodburn 



Also spelled Labertev/ on sheet 



LAMKINS, James 

Dtd 14 June 1858 
Wife- 



Bk 3 pp 185,186,187 
Rec 5 Apr 1862 

Sarah Lamkins to have all real estate 
& all personal property 



Exec- 






None named 


Wit- 






James Payne 
John ICnight 


LANE, Isaac 






Bk 5 pp 298,299,300 


Dtd 1 Mar 


1865 


Rec 13 Jan 1866 


Wife- 






Mary Lane 


Son- 






A. M. Lane 


Ch are all 


of 


age 




Ch- 






Samuel 

David 

lucind? 

Archibald 

Margaret 

Nancy 


Exec- 






Mary Lane - wife 



Wit- 



E, J. Morgan 
George J. Parhara 



- 117 

LAKGDON, Samuel P. Bk 4 PP 505,506,507 

Dtd 11 Dec 1884 Rec 16 Nov 1887 

Estate to be divided betv/een dau Amanda Hill & son 
John v;. Dithmore 



GrSon- 



Exec- 






V/it- 






*LAKGUIL1, 


Eleanor 


Dtd 


5 Mar 


1860 


Hus- 






Eeirs 


1- 





Exec- 
V/it- 



Samuel Paul Waggoner has already 
been given a farm & that does it for 
him. 

John V/. Can tie ton 
Walter E. \voodburn 

John R. East 
Walter E. Woodburn 



Bk 3 PP 151,152 

Rec 2 6 Mar I860 . 

Solomon Languill , dec'd 

Thomas L. Languill 
Ezekiel Languill 
Joseph Languill 
Martin V. Languill 
Elizabeth Bro'.sii 

William R. Carlton 
Jacob Myers 

William. R. Carlton 
Jacob Myers 



* This surname so poorly vn?itten & spelled, nothing 
definite can be said. 



LATIMER, Samuel 

Dtd 6 Dec 1887 
Wife- 

Heirs- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 5 PP 524,525,526 

Rec 20 Har 1903 

Margaret Latimer to have all personal 
property 

David B. Latimer - son 
James R, Latimer - son 
S. Belle Kelley - dau 
Nettie H. Latimer - dau 

David B. Latimer 

Charles H. McPheeters 
Will E. Adkins 



118 



JjEITZ, Leonard 

Did 9 Nov 1887 

V/ife- 

Sons- 

Sons- 



Bk 5 PP 154,155,156 

Rec 2 Mar 1894 

? to have 1/3 of all estate 

Andrev/ Leitz - $1.00 
John Leitz - $i>1.00 
David Leitz - ?f.l.00 

Rebecca Hartsock - tl.OO 
Mary Jane I'lusser - $-1,00 

Louis, 
Jeffrey, 
George & 

Benjamin Leitz the balance of the 
estate real & personal 



Exec- 






Louis Leitz - son 


Wit- 






R. W. Carr 

N. K. HcFadden 


EMON, John 






Bk 2 p 77 


Dtd 31 


Dec 


1846 


Rec 3 Fob 1847 


Wife- 






Margaret Lemon to have 



life tiroe plus all personal estate 
After death of sd wife farm aforesaid to go to dau. 



Dau- 

GrDau- 

Dau-in-law- 

Son- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Minerva 

Charlotte Lemon - $50.00 at age 21 

Rebecca - £1.00 

Abraham Lemon 

Abraham Lemon 

Overton Ridley 
Josias Goodwin 



LENTZ, Jackson 

Dtd 21 Dec 1882 
V/ife- 



Ch- 



Bk 4 PP 330,331,332 

Rec 8 Jan 1883 

Jane Lentz, a lifetime interest in 
certain real estate plus personal 
property. At death of sd wife 
estate to be divided between following 
ch; 

Jackson Lentz, Jr. 
Jonathan Lentz 



- 119 



LENTZ, Jackson (Cont) 
Ch (Cont)- 



Exec" 



Wit- 



George Lentz 

Levi Lents 

Jacob Lentz 

Tillman Hov/ard Lents 

Willis G. Lents 

Mrs. Mary Josephine Pajme 

William Marion Lentz 

None named 

John G. Earle 
Charles McClung 



LEONARD, James P. 

Ltd 10 Julj^ 156? 
Wife- 

Son- 

Dau» 

Si s- in-law- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 5 PP 552,353 

Rec 14 Aug 1867 

Alvira Leonard to have estate after 
debtB, etc., are paid 

John P. Leonard 

Martha Allen 

Eliiaabeth Hess to share in estate 

Alvira Leonard - wife 

John Dinsnore 
Joseph Bimger 



LIPORI), William P. 
(LYPORD) 

Ltd 17 Nov 1902 

V/ife- 

5 ch $;1.00 each 
Ch- 



Bk 5 P 549 



Rec 25 Apr 1904 

Sarah Elisabeth Li ford all real 
estate & personal property- 



James Robert Liford 
Albert Monroe Liford 
Dessie Kay Ground 
John William Liford 
Isabella Hazelwood 

Widows election to take by the will on page 552 

Exec- Sarah Elizabeth Liford - wife 



Wit- 



Dr. A. C. Liford 
Charles C. IXinn 



- 120 



LILLY, William 
(of Borough of Mauch Chun!:, 

Dtd 30 Oct 1893 



Bk 5 PP 492-503 
Carbon Co. , Perm. ) 

Rec 16 Apr 1902 

Rec 30 Dec 1893 in Carbon Co. 



Penn 



Wife- 
Heirs- 



Dec'd 

James W. Lilly 

Jane D. Wright, Jennings Co., Ind. 

Frances Harlan - neice 

Mrs. Kate James ~ neice 

Harrj'- K. Conner 

V;illiam Conner 

Manuel Conner, Cemetery Co., of 

Mauch Chunk Borough, Carbon Co., Penn, 
Mrs, Josephine V. Remmal, wife of 

Julius Remmel 
Charles Wright - neph 
Samuel L. V/right - neph 
John Lilly - neph 

John M. Lilly, 

Robert B. Conner, son of testator's 

dec'd wife 
Emma Lilly 
Ida Lilly 
George Lilly 

Ch of late bro J. 0. D. Lilly of 

Indianapolis, Ind. viz. 
Charles Lilly 
John M. Lilly 
Emma Lilly 
Ida Lilly 

V/illiam Lilly, Son of John Lilly of 
Lambertville, N, J. 

V/illiam Lilly, son of Charles Lilly 
of Indianapolis 



Exec- 



Wit- 



William H. Stroh 
James Monroe Driesbach 
Edgar Twing 

William G. Preyman 
E. 0, Nothstein 



- 121 



LIKDLEY, William Bk 5 

Dtd 9 Oct 1890 Rec 14 Dec 1893 

Wife- Elizabeth Lindley to have use of 

personal property- 
Testator wished to he buried at Pololi, Ind. 

Sons- Walter C. Lindley & 

Ernest K. Lirjdley to continue to live 
v/ith their mother (Elizabeth Ijindley) 

2 daus- ? still at home 

Exec- None 

Wit- V/. B. Baker 

S. E. Carmichael 



LITTERELL, Elizabeth Bk 2 pp 35,36,57 

Dtd 11 Apr 1844 Rec 22 Kay 1844 

Hus- Dec'd 

Estate divided betv/een: 

Son- William J. Litterell 

Dau~ Harriet Denny 

Elizabeth Eenton 



Exec- Asher Laborton(?) 

Wit- G. W. Moore 

Amanda Karkle 



LITTON, Gilbert Bk 3 PP 180,181,182 

Dtd 25 Feb 1861 Rec 21 June 1862 

Wife- Laura Litton to have the home farm 

& all personal items during her 
life time 

7 girls- Elizabeth Hooper 

Mary J. Walden 
Theresa Jane Litton 
Zavilan (?) 0.(?) Litton 
Ann Ellen Litton 
Marietta Litton 

Amanda Litton - they to have property 
left after death of wife 

Sons- William C. Litton 

John C. Litton each has been given 
$1200.00 



- 122 

LITTOK, Gilbert (Cont) 

E^ec- Eone named 

^■'i"*^- Wave(?) S, Walker 

Jefferson Wain pier 
Isaac B-URkirk 

LIYEIjY, Catharine Bk 5 p 203 

Dtd 10 June 1890 Rec 110 probate 

Wants inscription put on her tombstone already erected 
beside that of her dec'd hus. 

Bequests- Katy Reeves - dau of Mack & Sarah 

Reeves (raised by testatrix) 
Sarah Reeves 

Penelope Winfrey - neice 
Catharine Ov;ens - neice 

^'^ec- Will B. Hughes 

Wit- James B. Mulkey 

Margaret J. McCoy 



LIVELY, David 



Bk 4 pp 574,575 



Dtd 7 Aug 1879 Rec 11 Nov 1889 

^^'■^^^" Catharine (commonly called Ivaty) 

Lively to have all real estate in 
counties of Bro\vrn, Lawrence & Monroe 
Also all personal property. After 
death of v/ife, sons to have all 
real estate. 

Sons- Wesley Lively 

Andrew Lively (now of Lawrence Co., Ind, 

^^^^" Doesn't want an exec 

^'i"^- R. W. Miers 

D. W. Browning 



123 



LONG, Amos Karvey 

Dtd 19 Mar 1877 
Wife- 



V/it- 



Bk 4 pp 146,147,148 

Rec 21 Apr 1877 

? to have all real estate her life 
time & at her death to go to her 
lav/ful heirs (no names) 

A. J. Temples 
Isaac I-;itchell 

Jackson H, Clendening 
Charles Adams 



LONG, Sexson 

Dtd 4 Kar 1884 
Wife- 



Heirs- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 4 pp 388,383,590 

Rec 14 Feb 1885 

Nancy Long to have all property her 
life time 

At death of sd wife estate to be 
divided betv;een heirs 

Elizabeth 0. Smith 
Margaret A. Goodwin 
\7illiam R. Long 
Mary 0. Gender's heirs 
Nancy J. Clay(?) 
David G. Long 
Ella B. Mathews 

Robert H. Smith 

Abraham Carter 
George T. Carter 



L0\T:NG, John 

Dtd 31 Aug 1818 

Wife- 

Ch- 



Bk 1 pp 2,3 

Rec 7 Dec 1818 

Lory Loving to have all other estate 

Taylor Loving 

Reuben Loving 

William Loving 

Lot Loving 

John Loving 

Delphy Loving 

Lotty Loving 

Lory Loving 

Mary Alaway 

Delilah Wakefield 

Elizabeth Tucker - only $10.00 



124 



LOVING, John (Cont) 

At death of wife Lory Loving, estate to he divided 
equally ainong ahove ch except Elizabeth Tucker. She 
to have only" £10. 00 

Exec- Joseph Gilbert 

vim Lovir.g of Horth Carolina - bro 
Taylor Loving of Monroe Co., Ind, - 

Wit" Nathaniel Clark 

Francis Hickman 
Robert Blain(?) 



LOV/E, \Villi8JB Bk 2 pp 48,49,50,51 

Dtd 11 July 1833 Rec 13 Kar 1841 

Wife- Jane Lov;e to have real & personal 

property her life tine. 

Son- Jacob B, Lowe given real estate 

GrSon- Williaia Lowe, eon of Enos Lowe 

Daus- ■ Lydia 

Sarah 
Mary Lowe 

Son- Enos Lowe 

Bau- Hannah Lowe 

Son- Jesse Lowe 

Exec- Jane Lov/e - v/ife 

Jacob B. Lowe . ,. ,,. ^„ ^j„„ 
v^r^c 1^,,^ II wife dies 

iaios Lowe 

Wit- Bartin R. Byers 

John M. Sluss 

LOWE, William J. Bk 5 PP 340,341,342 

Dtd 16 Apr 1899 Rec 5 May 1899 

Wife- Mary E. Lov/e to have estate 

Ch- Catharine Lov;e 

Elener M. Lov/e 
Simpson B. Lowe 
John Lowe 
Henrietta Poster 
Edward Lowe 



- 125 

LOV/E, V/illiam J. (Cont) 

Ch (Cont)- William Lowe 
Luther Lov/e 
Arthur Lowe 

Exec- Simpson B, Lowe - eon 

Luther Lowe - son 

Wit- Hal Woodward 

Grant S. Monicae 

LUCAS, Ann M. Ek 5 pp 311,312 

Dtd 29 July 1897 Rec 17 June 1898 

Hus- . Dec'd 

Wants Btones erected at his grave & hers 

Also stone erected at graves of her father & mother 
Joseph Palmer & Elizabeth Palmer 

Bequests- Charles Palmer - bro 

Joseph & Annie Palmer, son & dau of 

George & Sarali Palmer 
John Lucas (bro of hus) & vdfe Susan 
Lucas 

Exec- Charles C. Bender 



Wit- 



Gordon Back(?) 
E. 0. Bender 



LUCAS, Joseph Bk 5 pp 183,184,185 

Dtd 4 Aug 1891 Rec 14 Nov 1894 

^^'i^^" Ann M. Lucas to have all property 

Wife to pay dau Salley Palmer C^500.00 

For election of widow Aam M. Lucas to take under the 
will see p 215 

Exec- Ann M. Lucas - wife 

Wit- John Brogan 

John Sherlock 
V. S. Pedigo 



LUCAS, Thomas V. 

Dtd 51 July 1875 
V.'ife- 

Exec- 

V/it" 



Bk 4 PP 72,75,74 

Rec 7 Aug 1875 

Sarah Catharine Lucas to have entire 
estate 

Robert C. Foster 
J. S„ Smith Hunter 

Jolm Blair 
James Hooper 



LUNDERI-I/J\T , J em im a 

Dtd 19 Sept 1887 
Sis- 



Bk 4 PP 551,532,533,554 

Rec 11 July 1888 

Eleanor Stone to have home place in 
Blooming ton 



Balance of estate to go to bros & sis 
Bro- 



Sis- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Caleb Stone, Camden, Ark. 

James Harvey Stone, Indianola, Iowa 

Elizabeth Smith, St. Paul, Minnesota 
Heirs of dec'd sis Harriet Bollman & 
Martha Gorman 

None named 

Lewis Bollman 
Henry S. Bates 



McBRIDE, Jonathan 

Ltd 3 July 1847 
Wife- 



Exec- 
V/it- 



Bk 2 PP 87,88 

Rec 7 Aug 1847 

? no name - to have personal property 
during her life time also real estate, 
At death of wife the estate to be 
divided between the ch (no names). 

William HcBride - friend 

James Carmichael 
John S, Possett 



- 127 

McCALLA, Mary Bk 5 pp 2 60,2 61 

Dtd 21 Kov 1894 Rec 9 Sept 1896 

Bi^o- Samuel HcCalla to have all property 

Proved in Qarrard Co., Ky. , 2? Aug 1896 - Lancaster, Xy. 

Exec- Mone 

V^it- Joseph M. Rogers 

Juliet G. Rogers 

McCALLA, Samuel Bk 4 pp 304,305 

Dtd 20 Feb 1873 Rec 2 5 Feb 1882 

Family to stay on homestead & Samuel KcCalla, Jr. take 
over- control of everj^thing 

Exec- None 

Wit- John J. Woodburn 

John G, Robinson 

McCAUGHAN, Charles Bk 5 pp 129,130,131 

Dtd 16 Aug 1892 Rec 19 Apr 1893 

$200.00 to be divided betv;een the Domestic Southern & 
Indian Kissions of the Reformed Presbyterian Church 

DauB- Mag L. Craig - married 

Mary G. Paris - married 
Aggie Latimer - married 

GrDau- Nancy Elisabeth Kennedy 

Daiis- Kattie S. McCaughan 

Lizzie McCaughan with whom testator lives 

Exec- Mattie S. McCaughan - dau 

V/it- Sam S. Smith 

Charlie C. Paris 



128 



McCAUGHN, Daniel 
(DesMoines Co», Iowa) 

Dtd 21 Oct 1856 

Bequests- 



Exoe- 



Wlt- 



Kec 



Bk 5 P 100 
6 Apr 1857 



Daniel Huston & John Moore - $10.00 
Margaret Jane KcCaughn for her services 

to her gra.ndparents - $10.00 
SIOO.OO to te .paid the treasurer of 

the church of which he is a member 
Dau Susanna McMillan - $100,00 
SIOO.OO to be paid to each of the 

following ch 

Sajnuel 

Charles 

V/illiam 

John 

Daniel 

James 

Mary- 
Nancy 

Susannah 

Hannah 

$:;50.00 to Daniel Kilpatrick 
A Bible to be given to each GrCh & 
Thomas Kilpatrick 

V/illiam J, McCaughn - son 
Jajnes McCaughn - son 

John Baird 
William Kilpatrick 



McCAW, Hannah 

Dtd 3 Jan 1894 



Bk 5 pp 477,478 
Rec 51 Jan 1902 



Property to be sold, proceeds divided between heirs 



Heirs- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Dau Mel Vina V/ilco;is who is missing - 

Dau Elisabeth Breckenridge - 1/6 

Son ArniBtead Percell - 1/6 

Dau Maggie Martin - 1/6 

Son William McCaw - 1/6 

Ch of dec'd dau Mary Allen - 1/6 viz 

Timothy Tyler 

Emma (?) Tyler 

Lewis Tyler 

Emma Allen 

Lizzie Allen 

Cornelius Allen 

William P. Rogers 

A. T, Massy 
S. K. Rhorer 



1/6 



- 129 

McCONNEL, Harvy Bk 3 pp 484,485 

Dtd 30 July 1872 Rec 13 Aug 1872 

Balance of property after debts to go to Bros & sis viz, 

Bro- Luther HcConnel 

Sis- leabell Mathew(?) 

Sarah Ann McConncl ' ' 

Exec- John Stephenson 

V/it~ David Larue 

Icaae I. V/hisenand 
John H, Bunger 

McCONKEn, Mathew Bk 3 pp 474,475,476 

Dtd 19 June 1867 Rec 11 Apr 1872 

Ch by first wife Jrme McConnell, now dec'd, viz. 

Ch- Eliza McConnell Ilercer - dau 

Margaret Jane Mercer - dau 
Fletcher McConnell - son 
Malissa McConnell - dau 

Ch of Margaret the last wife now dec'd 

Ch- Luther McConnell 

Harry McConnell 
Isabelle McConnell 
Mathew McConnell 
Sarah A, McConnell 



Exec- 




Johi'i Stevenson 


Wit" 




F. T. Butler 

Joseph M. Sutherland 


McCORD, El am 




Bk 4 pp 54,35 


Dtd 14 Dec 


1871 


Rec 15 May 1874 


Wife- 




Jane W. McCord to have land in Polk 
Co., Iowa & her share of personal 
property 


Ch- 




Sarah Jane - dau & 

William E. - son - land in Ringold Co., 
Iowa 



Benjamin F. - son & 

Clara E. - dau - land in Shannon Co., Mo, 



l':$o 



KcCORD Elam (Cont) 
Ch (Coiit)- 



Aranna P. - dau & 

Elam M. - con - land in Polk Co., Iowa 



Benjamin P. appointed guardian of dau Clara E. 
Exec- Elam K. McCord - son 



V/it- 



C. P. Tuley 
Benjamin Vo£ 
V/. W. V/icks 



McCREA, John 

Dtd 9 Apr 1876 

Wife- 

Heirs- 



Exec- 
Wit" 



Bk 4 pp 154,135,136 

Rec 5 Dec 1876 

Esther (dec'd?) 

John KcCrea - son 

Walter C. McCrea - GrSon 

Anna & Ella Tuley, daus of C. P. Tuley 

Essie Pee(?) - GrDau 

Emma (?) - dau 

Esther W. Seward - dau 

John McOalla 

John McGalla 
William 0. Pec 



McCULLOUGH, William D, 
Dtd 14 Aug 1833 
Wife- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 1 pp 58,59 

Rec 6 Sept 1853 

Mary McCullough to have the property 
to raise the ch (no names) 

Mary KcCullough - wife 
Jonathan McCullough 

John S. Hardesty 
Ellis Stone 
Wm M. Smith 



- 131 

McDERI^ONT, Jane Bk 5 PP ^153,454,455 

Dtd 31 Aug 1870 Rec 13 Jan 1871 

Exec to sell most of real estate Sc personal items 

Heirs- Francis McDermont - son 

Mary Ravenscroft - dau 
Annie - dau 

Alexander KcDermont - son 
Clark McDeriTiont - GrSon, son of 

Francis McDermont - he (Clark) 

age 4 yrs 
Sarah Jane McDermont - G-rDau - dau of 

Francis McDermont 

Exec- Hugh Martin 

Wit- James B. Mulky 

David A. Stov/art 

McPADDEN, Alexander Bk 3(?) PP 47,48,49,50 

Dtd 10 Jan 1854 Rec 16 Feb 1854 

Friend Catharine Anderson has agreed to take testator's 
4 minor ch & raise them till each is 16 yrs old for 
$100.00 a year paid semi-annually 

Testator's mother-in-law Mary Ann Mercer to remove her 
property from testator's home. 

Each ch when ?1 yrs old to receive ?.100.00. 

Exec- William McFadden - bro 

Wit- Jacob Zike 

Alexander Sutherland 
John H. Taylor 

Codicil - 2 Feb 1854 ~ no nev/ names 



McGEE, Benjamin Bk 5 PP 140,141,142,143 

Dtd 28 Apr 1893 Rec 6 Dec 1893 

Wife- Verlinda V. McGee to have all of the 

estate. After death of sd wife 
estate to go to wives of: 
Ben A. McGee 
Edward McGee 

Elbert B, McGee for use of each of 
their families 

Exec- Verlinda V. McGee - wife 

Wit- R. 14. Weir 

R. A. Fulk 



132 



McG-EE, Verlinda V. 
(widow of Benjamin McGee) 



Bk 5 PP 228-231 



Dtd 9 Jan 1894 Rec 17 Jan 1896 

All estate to go to 3 eons & their v;ives towit 



SonG- 

E.xec- 
Wit- 



Benjamin A. McGee & wife Alice 
Edward L. IlcG-ee & wife Lunetta(?) 
Elbert B. McGee & wife Julia 

Richard A. Fulk 

Robert M. V/eir 

lizzie E. All??? (ink blot) 



M cGIKRIS , Archi bal d 
Dtd 13 July 1855 
Wife- 

Exec" 
Wit- 



Bk 3 P 83 

Rec 28 July 1856 

Elizabeth McGJnnis to have entire 
estate 

None aripointed 

K. C. Erovming 
Jacob B. Lowe 



McGINKIS, Elisabeth 
Dtd 27 July 1874 
Son- 

Bequesta- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Rec 



Bk 4 PP 44,45,46 
7 Oct 1874 



Archibald McGinnis all real & personal 
property 

Mary J. Small - dau 
Elizabeth S, Payne - dau 
Margaret Bodkins - dau 

Archibald McGinnis - son 

Agnes E. Foster 
Robert C. Eoster 



McKEE, V/illiam 

Dtd 14 Aug 1868 
Wife- 

Daus- 
V/it- 



Rec 



Bk 3 PP 370,371,372 
1 Sept 1868 



Harriett McKee to have all estate. 
At death of sd wife estate to be 
divided between the 2 daus, 

Maryetta Swisher 
Sarah NcKee 

Gilead Racy 
Rebecca L. Racy 



- 1^^ 



McKIlILEY, Francis, Sr. 
Dtd 10 Mar 1884 
Wife- 
Exec- 
V/it- 



Bk 4 pp 376,577,578 

Rec 23 Aug 1884 

Hannah McKinley to have entire estate 
subject to debts & funeral expenses. 

Joseph S. McKinley - son 

John Dinsniore 
John H. Louden 



Mckinley, Prancls Jr. 
Dtd 24 Mar 1879 
V/ife- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 4 pp 219,220 

Rec 20 May 1879 

Jane McKinley to have all property 
real & personal 



Jane McKinley 



wi f e 



Anna M, Bunger(?) 
John H. Louden 



McKll:LEY, Erancis W. , Jr. Bk 4 pp 356,557,558 

Dtd 4 May 1885 Rec 25 June 1885 

After debts & final expenses, residue of property to go 
to Joseph S. McKinley v/hen he is 21 yrs of age. In 
the meantime Samuel McV/ylie to be guardian for Joseph 
S. McKinley 



Exec- 

Wit- 



None named 

V.'illiam J. Allen 
William Wylie 



McKINTjEY, Joseph S. 
Dtd 19 Oct 1865 
Wife- 



Bk 5 pp 289,290,291 

Rec 6 Nov 1865 

Maria L. McKinley to have personal 
property 



Ch mentioned but no names 



Exec- 



Wit- 



James Small 
Samuel McWylie 



Robert C. Foster 
Wm Wylie 



NcI^ilLLEN, Susan 



Bk 5 PP 160,161,162 



William & Hannal'i Moore all estate 
Exec- Kone 



Wit- 



Maggie Moore 
Martlia A. Craig 



McNEELY, Jesse 

Dtd 1 Nov 1856 

Wife- 

Exec" 

Wit- 



Bk 5 PP 128,129 

Rec 2 Mar 1859 

? to have entire estate 

? McNeely - v;ife 

John Hupp 

John B. Cox, Sr. 

Benjamin F. MciJeely 



McPHEETERS, Amelia R. 
Dtd 9 July 1900 
Plus- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 5 PP 415,416,417 

Rec 24 Aug 1900 

Joseph Glass McPheeters to have all 
property 

Joseph Glass HcPheetcro 

C. T. Lowder 
Eva Crockett 



M c QU I S TOK , Abraham 
Dtd 14 May 1852 
Wife- 



Exec" 
Wit- 



Bk 5 PP 2/!, 25 
Rec 9 June 1852 

Mary McQuiston have all property to 
raise ch during their minority. 

Exec to sell property in Cherokee, 
Logan Co., Ohio & also land heired 
from testator's father in Green Co., 
Ohio, Land mentioned in Payette 
Co., Ind. 

Nancy McQuiston - wife 

John M. Sluss 
Elias Abel 



- 135 



MAJOR, Kaiicy 

Dtd 5 Mar 3.887 
Son- 

Exec- 
Wit" 



Bk 4 PP 526,527 

Rec 26 June 1888 

Michael Ma;jor to have the home far-m 
plus all personal property 

None named 

John H, Hancock 
Joseph V/ampler 



MARK, Timothy 

Dtd 20 May 1875 



Mife- 



Heirs- 



Exec- 



Wit- 



Bk 4 PP 560,561,562 • 

Rec 4 June 1889 

Priscilla G. Mark to have all real 
estate except lot v;here dau Malinda 
Lee now lives. Also all personal 
property to wife 

Sarah A. Wallingfor - dau 
Margaret P. Pearson - dau 
Malinda lee, now a widov/ - dau 
Elisa Lemon - dau 
V/illiam T, Mark - son 
Timothy S. Mark - son 
Milton H. Mark - son 
Mai-y E, Sears - dau 

Timothy S. Mark - son 
Samuel V/allingford 

Wm H. Cornelius 

L. T. Lov/der 

C. Ro Stephenson 



MARTIN, George W. Bk 3 PP 399,400,401,402 

Dtd 13 Sept 1869 Rec 3 Oct 1869 
Father - ■ John Martin 
Mother to have all his estate. 
Exec- John Martin - father 



Wit- 



William Hanna 
Benjamin H. Polley 
Jonathan Lenbs(?) 



136 



MATHERS, Benjamin 
Dtd 4 Aug 1859 
Wife- 

Ch not named 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 3 PP 307,308,309 

Rec 16 May 1866 

Grace Mathers to have real estate & 
personal property 

Samuel Mathers 

John Mathers 
Samuel Mathers 



MATHERS, James 
• Dtd 23 Aug 1838 
Wife- 

Son- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Rec 



Bk 1 pp 86,87 
No date 



to have all property to support 
herself & family 

Thomas Mathers 

James Preslay Mathers 

Samuel Mathers 

M. Berkey (Berkly?) 
W. A. Gorman 



MATHERS(?), James P. 
Dtd 29 Sept 1874 
Wife- 

Dau- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 4 pp 59,60,61,62 

Rec 18 Jan 1875 

Sallie R. Mathers to have the $1000.00 
she brought with her when testator 
married her & some personal items 

Cynthia Dillman Mathers 
Julia Catherine Mathers 
Sallie Ann Rhorer 
Laura Louisa Reynolds 
Elizabeth Cornelia Mathers 



Thomas N. Mathers 

Ellis E. Sluss 
T. N. Williams(?) 



bro 



- 157 

MATHERS, Thomas N. Bk 4 ly ^HO, ^81 , ^B? . 5B3 

Dtd 6 June 1887 Hec 4 Kel 1m»o 

Estate sold, proceeds after debtn, etc., to ^o to ch, 

Ch- Newton >;. I^'atyiTH 

John T. K.-ithorn 
James 3. KctthorM 
Charlea KatherM 
PreBley K. f'nthero 
Jennie KartJn 
Kollia Kyers 

lucy Finley - dec'd with living heirs 

Exec- John T. >'atherp - Bon 

Wit- Leonidan 1), Ko^:ero 

V.'illiain H. Hor.crc 

MATHEWS, John Bk 4 PP 559 , 360,361 

Dtd 30 June 1874 Rec ?9 Jan 1882 

Wife- • Mary Ann (mother of all the ch except 

Alfred k Catharine) to >:elp manage 
the Quarring Busineas which is to be 
continued under the name of P. T. 
Mathews & Brothers. 

Bros or sons? - V,m N, Mathews 
James Mathews 
Fred Mathews 

4 sons to share equally v/ith the daus 

Dau- Ann 

Jane 
Susan 
Phoebe 

Son- Alfred & 

Dau- Catharine to have extra shares 



Exec- P. T. Mathews - son 

Wit- Wra McKutt 

S. P. Thompson 



- 138 



MATHEWS, Joseph 

Dtd 1 May 1881 
\v'ife- 



Heirs- 



Bk 4 pp 466,467,468 
Rec 22 Dec 1886 

? Mathewn & testator are to be 
supported their life time by Mary 
E. Spenco fc V.'illiam V. I'iathews. 
In order to do this, William V. 
I'iathev.'s is .to have the proceeds from 
the farm where testator lives plus 
personal property 

E, J, Kathev/s 
J. M. Mathews 
T. E. Mathews 
J. M. Mathews 
Cornelia A. Mathews 
C. L. Mathews 
E. V/. Mathews 
Sarah Mathews 
Mary Mathews 
Elizabeth Mathev/s 
Heirs of Eliza Mathews 
Josie M, Mathews 



Exec- 






Thomas E. Mathews 
• Mary Spence 


Wit- 






John J. 
Charles 


J. Smith 
G, Smith 


MATHEWS, Thomas 


E'. 




Bk 5 pp 9,10 


Dtd 8 


Nov 


1889 


Rec 


6 Feb 1890 


Wife- 






Mary J. 


Mathews & 


Son- 






John S. 
real & 


Mathews to have a. 
personal 


Exec- 






John S. 


Mathews - son 


Wit- 






John T. 


Woodward 



E. J. Mathev/s 



MATLOCK, William 

Dtd 3 Nov 1826 
Wife- 

Ch- 



Bk 1 pp 32,33 

Rec 18 Nov 1826 

Sally Matlock to share real estate 
with the ch 

George Matlock 
John Matlock 
Charlotte Matlock 



139 



MATLOCK, V/illiam (Cont) 
Ch (Cont) - 



Exec- 



Wit- 



David Matlock 

Malinda Matlock 

James Matlock (youngest son) 

Polley Matlock 

Sally Matlock - wife 
George Matlock - son 

Daniel H. Maxwell 
James Marshall 



MAXWELL, David H. 

Dtd 18 May 1854 
Wife- 



Ch- 



Exec- 



Wit- 



Bk 3 PP 67,68 
Rec 9 July 1855 

Mary D. Maxv/ell to have all personal 
estate & some real estate her life time, 

After death of sd wife property to 
be divided between the ch with each 
dau receiving $100.00 more than 
each son 

Mary E. Maxwell 
James D. Maxwell 
Samuel Maxv/ell 
David H. Maxwell, Jr. 
Martha A. Howard 
Margaret A. Allen (?) 
? D. Hughes 

Mary D. Maxwell - wife 
James D. Maxwell - son 

Morton C. Hunter 
James W. Clark 



MAXWELL, James D. , (Sr.?) 
Dtd 21 Dec 1874 



Bk 5 PP 109,110,111 

Rec 22 Dec 1892 
Signed 5 Sept 1892(?) 



Wife- 



Louisa H. Maxwell to have all real & 
personal estate for support of herself 
& ch 



Wit 5 Sept 1892 by Ella W. Howe & Lillie Howe 
Exec- Louisa H. Maxwell - wife 



Wit- 



A. R. Howe 
James C. Worley 



- 140 



MAXWELL, James D. Jr. 
Ltd 24 Nov 1890 
Father- 

Mother- 

SiB- 



Other bequests- 



Bk 5 pp 30,31,':^2,35 
Rec 16 Jan 1891 

James D. Maxwell Sr. (& partner in 

business) all business property- 
Louisa H. Kaxwell 

Emma Carter 
Mary E, Maxwell 
Anna C. Phil putt 
Louisa H, Maxwell 
Fannie Bell Maxv/ell 

Martha Juliette Maxwell, all to get 
life insurance policies 

Dr. William Maxwell of Indianapolis, 

Ind. - bro 
David H. Maxv/ell - bro 
Howard Maxv/ell - bro 
Namesake, i.e., James D. Maxwell, 

infant son of bro Dr. Allison Maxwell 
Rev. Allan B. Philputt, bro-in-law, 

gold watch & chain 



V/ill mentions land in Wichita, Kansas 

Exec- ' James D. Maxwell, Sr. 

Wit- Annie E(?) H. Lemon 

Lillie E(?) Howe 



father 



MAY, Caroline 
(widow of John F. May) 



Bk 5 pp 353,554,355 



Dtd 12 Apr 1898 Rec 2 6 June 1899 

After debts, etc., 1/2 of estate to go to dau, 

Dau- Mrs. Clara Hubbard 

Other 1/2 to Stepson Otto May & wife & their dau Helen May 

Dau Mrs. Clara Hubbard to give $100.00 to her dau Mrs. 
Carrie Bestor 

Testatrix to live with Otto May & family. 



Exec- 

Wit- 



Otto May 

Emma Martin 
Jesse W, Mayfield 



141 



FiAY, David Bk 4 pp 499-502 

Dtd 31 May 1881 Rec 10 Oct 188? 

Wife- Sarah Hay to have her support out of 

the estate 

Heirs- John P. May - son 

Nancy II. Guy - dau 
Jonas R. May - son 
Isaac May - son (infirm?) 
Alice Guy - GrLau 

Son Jonas R. May appointed guardian for his bro Isaac May 

Exec- Jonas B. May - son 

Wit- Alfred 'H. Perring 

Peter £. Martin 

MAY, Francis Bk 4 pp 63,64,65 

Dtd 3 Aug 1862 Rec 2 Feh 1875 

Real estate to he sold & divided among heirs. Personal 
estate to be divided among ch 

Ch- Gilbert L. May 

Rachel T. Campbell 
Amanda Davis 
Wm A. May 
I sura N. May 
Allen E. May 
Minerva C. May 
Joseph W. May 



Exec- 




William A. May - son 


Wit- 




Richard N. Denton 
John Kerr 


MAY, Lewis 




Bk 5 pp 444,445 


Dtd 9 


July 1900 


Rec 22 May 1901 


Wife- 




Sarah A. May to have all pro; 



& personal 

At death of wife all property to be sold & proceeds divided 
among ch - none named only son Martin V/. May. 

Exec- Martin W. May - son 

Wit- D. K. Miers 

Thomas J. Sare 



142 



MAY, Peter 






Bk 2 pp 43,44,45 


Ltd 3 


Mar 


1845 


Rec 21 >^ay 1845 


V/ife- 






Rachel May to have property a: 
are paid 


Son- 






John May real estate 


Dau- 






Margaret May' 


Son- 






Lewis May real estate 


Dau- 






Mary Jane May 


Son- 






Preston May - real estate 
William May 


Exec- 






None appointed 


Wit- 






William Cannon 



Isom Eddington 

MAY, Susan Bk 4 pp 99,100,101 

Dtd 15 Peh 1876 . Rec 12 Apr 1876 

Ch to be given their share of estate as each reaches his 
or her majority or marries 

Exec- ^ Samuel P. Thompson 

^i't- Johnson P. Mcllroy 

Wm C. V/hisenan 

Klim, James Bk 1 pp 98,99 

Dtd 11 Feb 1841 Rec 20 Mar 1841 

^i^®- Oorcas Milam to have entire estate 

for herself & the ch (no names) 

Exec- Dorcas Milam - wife 

Wit- William Tamer 

Charles Swearengen 



143 



MILLIGAK, Dorceas 

Dtd 18 Apr 1850 
Hus- 



Bk 2 pp 130,151 
Rec 17 June 1850 
George Milligan 



To George Milligan real estate, he to pay the following 
ch 01 Dorcas(?Lorceas) Milligan $;100.00 each as thpv 



reach 21 yrs 
Ch- 



George D. Milam 
Elmira Jane Milam 
Elizabeth Milam 
Harriet Milajn 



George Milligan, step-father of above ch appointed their 
guardian. 



Exec- 
Wit- 



George Milligan - 

Samuel H. Bu.skirk 
J . V/ . Davi s 



hu£ 



MILL IN, Mary 

Dtd 27 Sept 1836 
Son- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 2 pp 6,7,8 

Rec 20 Oct 1836 

Robert Millin( dec ' d) his ch: 
Martha Lucinda Killen (?Millin) 
John Presley Millen 

Hannah Millen, wife of James Millen, 
she the only living ch of testator 

Samuel V/eir 

David Rogers 
William M. Millen 
William Turner 



MITCHELL, Mary A. 

Dtd 7 Sept 1881 
Heirs- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 5 pp 284,285,286 

Rec 20 Apr 1897 

Jane M. Shields - dau 
Kate E. Mitchell - dau 

Kate E. Mitchell 

Henry Henley 
James Hooper 



144 



MOBERLY, Nathaniel 
Dtd 9 May 1886 
Wife- 



Bk 4 pp 435,436,437 

Rec 22 May 1886 

Joanna Moterly to have control of entire 
estate her life time 



After death of sd v/ife: 



Son- 
Daus- 



Dau- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



James Monroe Moberly - S5.00 

Nancy 

Alice 

Mahala 

Mary Ellen Sexton - $80.00 each to make 

them equal with daus Elizabeth Eartlett 

& Amanda Ann Hays 

Sarah Ann Lemon - $10,00 (her full 

share of estate) 
Matilda Moberly 

Joanna Moberly - v/ife 

John M. Pickerell 
William Moberly 



MOBERLEY, William 

Dtd 24 Dec 1851 



Bk 3 PP 51.52 
Rec 29 Apr 1854 



All real estate & personal property to be divided among 
the following ch: 

Ch- Simon Franklin Moberley 

Alexander G. Moberley 
Elizabeth Jane Moberley 
Margaret T. Moberley 
Elhanon W. Moberly(?) Moberley? 
William H, Moberly 

GrCh- Clemraetia Young 

William H. Moberly to get $250.00 more than the others. 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Alexander G. Moberly - son 
William H. Moberly 

James B. Miller 
John Moffett 
Solomon Butcher 



- 145 



MOFFATT, Martha B. 
(v/idow of Sajauel Moffatt) 

Dtd 19 Apr 1890 



Bk 5 pp 23,24 



Rec 6 Oct 1890 



All property after debts, last expenses, etc., to belong 
to 2 daus 



Daus- 

Son- 

Exec- 
Wlt- 



Mary J. Gordon 
Laura B. Reed 

Charles A. Moffatt was deeded his share 
of his mother's estate 5 Apr 1890. 

Aaron Gordon 

Henry C. Duncan 
Richard A. Pulk 



MOFPATT, Mary 

Dtd 7 June 1875 
Bequests- 



Exec- 



Wit- 



Bk 4 pp 85,86 

Rec 27 Nov 1875 

Board of Home Missions of U.P. Church 
Board of Foreign Missions of U.P. Church 
Building Fund of Bloomington U.P. Church 

Luticie Heller - dau 

Samuel Moffatt - son 

Lizzie Barbra Harbison - GrDau 

Jonana 0, Harbison - GrDau 

Mrs. Sarah Harbison 

None named 

A. M. Nesbit 
Samuel Harbison 



MOPFETT, 


Samuel 




Dtd 


27 


Apr 


1880 


Wife- 


- 






Son- 








Bxec- 


- 






Wit- 









Rec 



Bk 4 pp 282,283,284 
31 Mar 1881 



Martha B. Moffett to have entire estate 
except that part deeded to testator's 
son 

Charles A. Moffett 

Martha Moffett - wife 

Isum W. Sanders 
James A. Strong 
David Byers 



146 



MOFFITT, John 

Dtd 11 Dec 1867 
Wlfe- 

Dau- 
Son- 
Son- 



Dau- 



Other Ch- 



Rec 



Bk 3 PP 348,349,550,351 
8 Feb 1868 



Letitia Margaret Moffitt to have real 
estate & all personal property 

Mary Jane to have her support off above 
real estate 

David to have above real estate after 
death of his mother & sis Mary Jane 

James E, to have money to complete his 
Theological studies 

Martha Letitia - $1200.00 

United Presbyterian Church of N. America 

$200,00 
Foreign Missions - $100.00 

Home Missions - $100.00 

Samuel R. 

Charles R. 

John H. 

William T. Moffitt 



MOORE, George B. 

Dtd 28 Aug 1886 
Wife- 

Heirs- 

3 living ch- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 4 PP 460-463 

Rec 7 Oct 1886 

Nancy J. Moore to have 1/5 of all 
property 

Pearl Moore 

George W. McHenry 

John E, Steel - stepson 

George B. Moore 

Oscar T. Moore 

Ella King 

Ch of dec'd dau Ezora McHenry 

George W. McHenry 

William B. Miller 
William R. Coffey 



- 147 



MOORE, John 

Dtd 15 July 1825 
Wife- 

Ch- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 1 pp 50,31 

Rec 13 Nov 1826 

Ann Moore to have all property after 
debts, etc, are taken care of 

Betsy Moore 

William Jolin (?) Moore 

Ann Moore - v/ife 
George Henry 

Thomas Smith 
James Bov/land 



■MOORE, Joseph 

Dtd 7 Aug 1823 
V/ife- 



Bk 1 p 22 



Rec 



Martha Moore to have all estate after 
bequests 



Ch to have Si. 00 each viz, 



Ch- 



Exec- 



Wit- 



Rachel Nole 
James Moore 
Miriam Bodkins 
Ruth Chuffon(?) 
John Moore 
Isabel Young 
Martha Bowers(?) 
Ann Pl(?) 
Polly aildrift(?) 

Martha Moore - wife 
William Alexander 

Samuel W, Irvin 
Joseph Smith 



MOORE, William J. 

Dtd 14 Nov 1903 

Wife- 

Heirs- 



Bk 5 P 550 
Rec 23 Feb 1904 
Hannah Moore to have entire estate 
James S, Moore - foster son 



Ch mentioned not by name 

Exec- Hannah Moore - wife 



Wit- 



Thos. Kilpa trick 
William Beoler 



148 



MORGM, Absolom 

Dtd 9 Apr 1845 
Wife- 

Son- 

Exec- 
VI t- 



Bk 2 pp 100,101 

Rec 15 Aug 1849 

Elizabeth Morgan to have home farm and 
all personal estate as long as she 
remains a widow of Absolom Morgan. 

James P. Morgan - $2 5.00 

Susan Haver(?) R. Morgan - Si 5. 00 
Nancy G. Morgan - $15.00 

Elizabeth Morgan - wife 
Stephen E. Morgan 

Willis. A. Gorman 
G. V/. W. Batterton 



MORRIS, John 

Dtd 1 May 1880 
Wife- 



Bk 4 pp 253-256 

Rec 2 Oct 1880 

Mary Morris to have entire estate real 
& personal plus testator's pension 
from his service in Civil War. 



All ch have already been given their share (no names). 
Exec- Mary Morris 



Wit- 



David Byers 
James A, Baker 



MULKEY, James 

Dtd 20 Apr 1851 
Wife- 

Son- 

Daus- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Rec 



Bk 3 PP 16,17,18,19 
5 Oct 1851 



Elizabeth to be taken care of by their 
son James B. Mulkey 

James B. Mulkey 
GonsolveyC?) Mulkey 

Mary Gillaspy 

Nancy McCormack 

Sarah Jane McCormick 

Elizabeth Denny to have real estate 

Eliza Smith - real estate 

Daniel Ray 

Thomas Gillaspy 
Lee Brown 



149 



MUIKEY, James ( Con t) 

Codicil - 26 May 1851 - to wife Elizabeth Mulkey - $200.00 



Wit- 



Thomas Gillaspy 
William L. G-asklns 



MULKY, James B. 




Dtd 12 Nov 


1903 


Heirs- 




Only GrCh- 




Exec- 




Wit- 





Rec 



Bk 5 p 543 
4 Hec 1903 



Prank L. - son, & Kate his wife 
Horace Mulky - son 
J. Asman - son 

Francis ? 

Solomon M, Carraicliael 

Joseph E. Henley 
Jess B. Fields 



MURPHY, Alexander 

Dtd 28 Apr 1865 
Bequests- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Ek 3 PP 285-288 

Rec 2 Nov 1865 

Alexander M. Murphy - son 

Mabelle Curry 

Clay Curry 

Evey Curry 

Ch of GrDau Elmira Curry 

Paulina Wit son - dau 

None named 

P. L. D. Mitchell 
George W. Hardin 
Joseph M. Howe 



MURPHY, Benjamin 

Dtd 21 Oct 1852 
Wife- 



Ch- 
(Minor) 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 3 PP 2! 
Rec 1 Nov 1852 



29 



Cynthia Murphy to have use of entire 
estate in order to raise the minor ch 

John 

Martha Ann 
Jane 
Marticia 

Philip Murphy - bro 

Seth Goodwin 
John Kinney 



- 150 



MURPHY, Philip 

Dtd 26 Aug 1868 

Wife- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 4 PP 212,213 
Rec 3 Mar 1879 
Jane Murphy to have all property- 
Jane Murphy - wife 

Frederick T. Butler 
John D. Maxwell 
John McCalla 
Joseph M. Sutherland 



MYERS, Anna 

Dtd 5 Apr 1886 
Hus- 



Bk 5 pp 171,172,173,174 

Rec 3 Sept 1894 

Emanuel Myers to have real estate & 
some personal items 



Remainder of personal property sold and debts & funeral 
expenses paid & stones put up at the grave then the 
residue divided between the ch. 



Exec- 
Wit - 



William L, Adams 

V/illiam L. Adams, J. P. 
James B, Kerr 



NEAl, Sarepta A. 

Dtd 31 May 1901 

Hus- 

Wit- 



Bk 5 PP 522,523 

Rec 31 Dec 1902 

James P. Neal the entire estate 

Edwin Corr 
Robert W. Miers 



NEELD, Benjamin 

Dtd 11 Feb 1860 
Wife- 
Minor Ch- 



Sons- 



Bk 3 PP 365-369 

Rec 11 Aug 1868 

Elizabeth Neeld to have all estate to 
raise the 5 minor ch 

John R. 
Nathan M. 
Cyrus N. S. 
Isaac N, 
Harriet N. Heeld 

Robert M. Neeld 
William H. Neeld 



151 



NEELD, Benjamin (Cont) 
Daus- 



Ellzabeth Reeves 
Margaret H. C. Kirby 



Above sons and daus have already been given $808.00 each. 



Other Oh- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Jane Hardesty 

Jane H. Heeld - GrDau - dau of testator' 
son Joseph Keeld, dcc'd 

Doesn't want an exec 

Elias Able 

Milton McPhGtridge 

Paris C. Ihinning 



NEELY, Mrs. Hettie 
Dtd 4 Oct 1901 



Rec 



Bk 5 PP 458,459,460 
8 Nov 1901 



Testatrix wishes to be buried by side of her late hus in 
Pittsburg, Penn. 



Heirs- 



William & John Reed 

Robert Neoly Reed 

Ch of William Reed 

Ch of John Reed 

Samuel Sample - bro 

James Sample - bro or if he be not 

living to his dau Miss Ora Bro^vn 
Wm J. Sample - bro 
Hattie Sample 
Mable Reed 
Hattie Reed 
Robert Keely Reed 
Samuel Reed 
Mary Reed 
Robert G. Reed 



Exec- 


None named 


Wlt- 


J. 0. Robinson 
V/alter E. Woodburn 


NICHOLS, John 


Bk 3 PP 143,144 


Dtd 5 Mar 1859 


Rec 2 Sept 1859 


Wife- 


Sarah Nichols to have proper 



Son- 



Marion Milton Nichols to have the 
family Bible & personal property 



Mentions "my heirs" to have estate divided among them. 



- 152 



NICHOLS, John (Cont) 



Exec- 



Wit- 



Hirara Jackson Nichols 
Sarah Nichols - wife 

Jesse T(?) Cox 
Mary Acuff 



NICHOLS, Thomas 

Dtd 16 June 1895 
GrDau- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Rec 



Bk 5 PP 175,176,177 
6 Oct 1894 



Sarah '£, Browning in return for her 
care & kindness to testator to have 
all property real & personal. 

Sarah E. Bro\sTiing - GrDau 

William P. Rogers 
John W. V/alker 



O'DONNELL, Margaret Bk 5 PP 369,370,571 

Dtd 25 Oct 1899 Rec 15 Nov 1899 

Hus- Patrick O'Donncll 



Dau- 



Marj^ Carr Mennier both to divide the 
estate between them equally. 



At death of sd hus his share of estate to go to their 
son 



Son- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



John O'Donnell 

None 

Susie Kurphy 
Edward J, Mennier 



OLIPHANT, Thomas Sr. 
Dtd 7 Apr 1852 
Wife- 
Ch- 



Bk 5 PP 157,158,159 

Rec 21 Aug 1860 

Elizabeth Oliphant to have real estate 

Lawson Oliphant 
Elizabeth Oliphant 
Thomas Oliphant 
Jane Oliphant 
William & Nancy 

James Harvey Oliphant, youngest boy 
Elizabeth - dau, dec'd so her share to 
go to her ch 



- 153 



OLIPHAKT, Thoraas Sr. (Cont) 

p 159 - 21 Aug 1860 - Election of Elizabeth, widow of 
Thoraas Oliphant, Sr. to talcc ur^der the v.'ill. 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Thoraas Oliphant - son 
Jarnes H. Oliphant - eon 

John Tergo(?) 
Williata V/hitaker 



ORANS, Mary Bk 2 pp 74,75,76 

Dtd 17 Nov 1845 Rec 26 Jan 1847 
Estate to be divided between: 



Daus- 



Jane Giiin 
Kancy Morris 
Polly Pate 
Elizabeth Shrev/sbusy 



Exec- 




David Byers 


Wit- 




David Guin 
• Elizabeth Poster 


0\VENS, John 




Bk 2 pp 11-19 


Wife- 




Dorothy Owens 


Adopted 


ch- 


V/illiam Inman Owens 



Ann Inman Owens 
Richard Inman Ov/ens 
Thomas Inman Ov/ens 

Benjamin Inman Owens to live on the 
farm & sultivate it. 



Orders land in Monroe & Green Co. sold. 
Real estate of late Benjamin Inman sold. 



Exec- 



Wit- 



Austin Seward 
Dorothy Owens 
Francis V. Hall 

George W. Hardin 
George H. Johnston 



154 



PARKS, Albert 

Dtd 15 Apr 1875 
Wife- 

Son- 
Daus- 

GrCh- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 4 pp 216,217,218 

Rec 30 Apr 1879 

Elizabeth Parke to have her legal 
Bhare of estate 

John A. Parks 

Rebecca hliisenand 
Nancy Whioenand 

Homer 
Newton 
Albert 

Oliver Rav/lins, ch of dec'd dau Emma 
Harriet Rawlins 

John A. Parks - son 

Clelland P, Dodds 
Isam W. Sanders 



PARKS, George 

Dtd 5 Sept 1833 

Wife- 

Dau- 
Son- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 2 pp 9,10 

Rec 1 Sept 1836 

Katharine Parks to have estate to 
help raise the ch 

Sarah Parks 
Rebecca Parks 

Curtis Parks 
James Parks(?) 
Benjamin Parks(?) 

James Parks 

Katharine Parks - wife 
Benjamin Parks 
Marady Bailes 

Henry Hopewell 
Reuben Tompkins 



PARKS, Susan F. 


Bk 5 pp 539 


Dtd 27 Apr 1905 


Rec 12 Oct 1903 


Heirs- 


Thomas D. Alexander 
Cassie h, Alexander 
Ann S. Alexander - sis 
Samuel D. Alexander - bro 


Exec- 


Thomas D. Alexander 


Wit- 


T. J. Louden 
Ora P. Thompson 



- 155 

PATE, AbagoB (Gobs) Bk 3 pp 462,463 

*Dtd 19 Apr 1871 Rec 3 June 1871 
9 Apr 1861 

Ch- George Pate 

David Pate 
Andrew Pate 

Ch of V/illiara Andue Pate 
Ch of dec'd son Goos(?) Pate 

Exec- John Orchard 

Wit- William Shield 

John Orchard 

* Both dates written 

■pATTON, Samuel Bk 3 PP 105,106,107 

Dtd 19 June 1857 Rec 16 Aug 1857 

Wife- ? to have real estate & personal 

property till ch are of age, James 
Pat ton being youngest ch. Then 
property divided among ch with Bon 
George Clark receiving $100.00 more 
than the others. 

Exec- George Patton - son 

Wit- Samuel Mathers 

Thomas N, Mathers 

PAULEY, Abraham Bk 3 PP 200,201,202 

Dtd 5 Apr 1863 Rec 9 May 1863 

All ch to have an equal share in the estate except son 
Solomon Pauley (now in Iowa). Ch of James Pauley considered 
one heir, James Pauley dec'd 

George Eller to be guardian for James Pauley's ch. 

Exec- George Eller 

Wit- John R. Stone 

Joseph Bunger 



- 156 

PAULLEY, Phreebourn G. Bk 5 pp 519,520,521 

Dtd 27 Mar 1899 Rec 31 Pec 1902 

Wife- Sarah Jane Paulley to have all property 

At death of sd wife estate to go to 
sons 

Sons - Andrev/ Hilton Paulley 

V/allace Patilley 
Ralph Paulley 

Will \vritten for Phreebourn G. Paulley by John 0. Burbanl^ 

Exec- Sarah Jane Paulley - wife 

Samuel M. Wylie 

Wit- C, C. Harvey 

S. T. Hill 

Codicil - 18 Feb 1901 - appoints son A. Hilton Paulley 
& son lev.'ie W. Paulley as exec - doesn't mention wife 

PEARSON, Thomas J. Bk 4 PP 318,319 

Dtd 20 Dec 1879 Rec 4 Nov 1882 

Dau- Lucy Ann Pearson to have all personal 

property 

Exec- ' None named 

Wit- J. S. Campbell 

Wm Peterson 
Benjamin A. Polley 
Joseph 1. Polley 

PEDEGO, Simeon Bk 4 pp 559,540,541 

Dtd 26 May 1888 Rec 15 Aug 1888 

V/ife & ch to have all property 

Exec- William J, Lowe 

Wit- R. W. Carr 

William Bennett 

Codicil - 28 July 1888 - no new names 



- 157 



PEIRCY, Hannah 

Dtd 15 Sept 1859 

Hus- 

Heirs- 

see pages 212,213 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 3 pp 198,199 

Rec 8 Apr 1863 

Joseph Peircy dec'd 

George & William sons of Joseph Dearmin 
& Eliza his dec'd wife, personal items 

Leah Dearmin, wife of Jaraes Deannin 



David Hendin 

David Barrov; 
Elizabeth Barrow 



PELLEY, Zadock 

Dtd 6 Aug 1887 
Wife- 

Ch- 



Rec 



Bk 4 pp 520,521,522 
4 Apr 1888 



Martha Pelley to have all real estate 
& personal property 

V/illiam Pelley - son - $1.00 

Mary - dau - $1.00 

Caroline - oldest dau - Si. 00 

John - son ~ $5.00 

Eliza - dau - $5.00 

David - son - ^10.00 



After death of wife estate to go to sons 



Sons- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



George Pelley 
Henry Pelley 
Frank Pelley 

Anney Pry or 

William L. Adams 

George E. Slater 
Pumey(?) H. Peterson 



PENNINGTON, Joseph 
Dtd 5 May 1882 
Wife- 

Ch- 



Bk 4 pp 320,321,522 

Rec 15 Nov 1882 

Mary A, Pennington to have all real 
personal property. At death of sd 
wife estate to go to following ch 
(by present wife) 

Thomas Pennington 
Samuel Pennington 



- 158 
PENNINGTON, Joseph (Cont) 

Ch (Cont) - Sarah P. Head 

George Pcimington 
Andrew J. Pennington 
Nancy C. Pennington 

?!j,^y ., William Pennington 

former wife- Joeeph Pennington 

Mary A. Parkam(dec 'd) 
Amanda J. Baxter (dec'd) 

These last 4 ch had been given their share of estate. 

^^^^- Samuel Pennington 

^^^'' Richard A. Pulk 

Robert C. Poster 

PENNY, Polly Ann 3,, 5 pp^^^^^ 

Dtd 6 June 1851 Rec 7 July I85I 
^^®~ Eliza Henderson 

^^°' Joseph Henderson 

^^^~ Nancy (can't read) 

Bros & sis (no names) 

■^^^^- None named 

^^'^■" Francis Otwell 

Jacob B. Lowe 

PERDUE, V/ilUa. 3^ , p^ ,2,15 

Btd 31 Aug 1871 Reo 11 Aug 1873 

'iiitl^h^T'iLtr'liltV- ^^'"^ '" '•^^'^ -*>^i"e. they 

^°"~ Jesse Purdue 

William Henry Purdue 

^^"- Polly Ray Hall 

Emily Ann Thompson 

^®°" Jesse Purdue - son 

^^*" John L. Roe 

Gurd W. Elvin 



- 159 



PEKING, Flora 

Dtd 2 Aug 1904 

Hus- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 5 pp 564,565 

Rec 15 Dec 1905 

Clinton G. Poring to have all property 

Clinton C. Poring - hus 

John E. V/hite 
Ira 0. Batman 



PEKING, Matilda Ann 
Dtd 2 Oct 1881 



Bk 4 pp 346,347 
Rec 26 Mar 1883 



Matilda Ann Pering is legal heir to 1/10 part of estate 
of Andrew F. Dodds, dec'd 



GrSon- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



William H. Pering all the interest of 
testatrix in above item. After he is 
21. Katilda A. Pering raised sd 
GrSon. Should V/m H, Pering not live 
to be 21, the legacy above to go to 
his father Jolni D. Pering. 

None named 

Joseph M. Howe 
James D. Maxwell 



PERRY, Nancy C. 
(Known as Nancy C, Anderson] 



Bk 5 PP 21,22 



Dtd 13 Mar I89O Rec 23 Aug 1890 

All property real & personal to belong to son 

Son- James H. Anderson 



Wit- 



Alexander T. Sraallwood 
Jonathan W. Bouher 



PERRY, Richard 

Dtd 1 June 1870 
Wife- 



Bk 3 pp 445,446 

Rec 8 Oct 1870 

? Perry to have all real & personal 
property 



Should Bd wife re-marry the property to go to families of 
testator's dec'd bros Samuel Perry & Joseph Perry & to 
his sis Martha Dillraan's family. She also dec'd. 



- 160 



PERRY, Richard (Cont) 
Exec- 

Wit- 

PERRY, Samuel B. 

Dtd 3 July 1863 
Wife- 
Si s~in-lav/- 



John Mitchell or 
Silas E. Guy 

Silas E. Guy 
John Mitchell 
Joceph Davis 



Bk 3 pp 215,216,217 

Rec 8 Aug 1863 

Margaret Perry to have all real estate 
in Monroe Co., Ind. & personal property 
until testator's own ch are 21 yrs old. 



Elizabeth Taylor 



V/ife appointed guardian of the ch 
Exec- 



Wit- 

PETERSON, Gammell 

Dtd 14 Feb 1891 

Wife- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Daniel Perry 
Williain P. Taylor 
Margaret Perry - wife 

Pleasant L. D, Mitchell 
H. Stac]diour(?) 



Bk 5 pp 41,42 

Rec 25 Feb 1891 

Hanna Peterson to have entire estate 

None appointed 

Geo. B. Rader 
J. G. V/ard 



PETERSON, Mary ' 

Dtd 28 Nov 1887 



Bk 4 pp 511,512 
Rec 13 Dec 1887 



Property to be sold after debts, etc., are taken care of 
& balance remaining to be divided between following heirs 



Heirs- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



William Peterson 

Harriet Miller 

Thomas J. Peterson 

Mary I. Raraage 

Heirs of Elizabeth Crabb, dec'd 

None named 

Garmel (?) Peterson 

William L. Adams 



161 



PHILLIPS, Enoch Bk 3 pp 114,115,116,117 

Dtd 29 Dec 1856 Rec 28 Apr 1858 

Wife- ? to have personal items & interest 

from S2000.00 

Sons- Samuel H. Phillips 

Enoch Phillips 
James S. Phillips 
Alfred \K Phillips 

DauS" Sarah Parke(?) 

Julia Ann Phillips 
Mary Ann Sharpe 
Catharine Snodgrass 
Eliza Jane Bryan 

Son- William Phillips 

Exec- Samuel H. Phillips - son 

James S. Phillips - son 

Wit- John ?? 

John Winings, Jr. 

Codicil - 26 Aug 1857 - 

Wit- Elisha Balantine 

John McCrea 



PHILLIPS, William Green Bk 5 p 555 

Dtd 11 June 1895 Rec 28 May 1904 

Wife- Margaret Phillips to have all real & 

personal property her life time. 

At death of sd v/ife youngest son James A. B. Phillips 
& other oh (no names) to divide the estate. 

Exec- None named 

Wit- James W. Jackson 

John Martin 



162 



PHIPPS, Sarah A. Bk 5 pp 119,120 

Dtd 12 Dec 1892 Rec 25 Mar 1893 

Ch- Nathan M. Phipps 

S. C. Phipps 
H. L. Phipps 
M. C. Phipps 
V/, G-. Phipps 
C. C. Phipps 
R. A. Phipps 
Sarah A. Barnett 
Elizabeth A. Nichols 

Each to have an e qual share of the estate 

Exec- Calvin C. Phipps - son 

Wit- Mrs. James M. Wright 

Mrs. R. H. Gentry 



PIERCY, Hannah 

Ptd 15 Mar 1860 

HUB- 

Neph- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 5 pp 212,213,214 

Rec 14 Pec 1863 

Joseph Piercy, dec'd 

James Dearman, son of Jolui Dearman, dec'd 
all her interest in dec'd hus estate 

David Hunter 

Pavid Barrow 
William J. Houston 



PIERCY, Joseph 

Dtd 1 Aug 1857 
Wife- 

Neph- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 3 pp 118,119 

Rec 13 May 1858 

Hannah Piercy to have personal property 
& income to support her 

John Piercy of Putnam Co., Iiid., son of 
testator's dec'd bro Jacob Piercy, to 
have the property left to wife Hannah 
Piercy after her death. 

Hannah Piercy - wife 
John Piercy - neph 

George V.'. Hardin 
Paulina V. Hardin 



- 163 



PITTS, William 

Dtd 19 Mar 1885 
Wife- 



Bk 4 pp 591,392 

Rec 27 Mar 1885 

Amy E. Pitts to have all property at 
the testator's death (if the wound he 
has suffered proves fatal) & to take 
all the ch & go to Sterling Kansas & 
go on the farm bought for her & raise 
sd ch. At death of sd wife estate 
to be divided among ch. 



Testator too feeble to sign his name. 
Exec- None named 



Wit- 



Robert N. Puett 
P. P. Harris 



POE, William 

Dtd 26 Feb 1850 
Wife- 

Son- 

GrDau- 



Rec 



Bk 3 pp 53,54 
3 June 1854 



Charity Poe to have use of home farm i 
personal items her life time. 

Jeremiah to have farming equipment to 
keep up a home for his mother v/ho, 
with testator live v/ith eon Jeremiah 

Charity Elizabeth Poe to have one bed, 



Later real estate & personal items to be sold & proceeds 
divided among the heirs (no names) 



Exec- 
Wit- 



David Byers 

Nathan Bray 
1, B. Bray 



PORCH, Isaac N, ■ 

Dtd 1 Jan 1887 
Wife- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 4 PP 438,439 

Rec 3 June 1886(?) 

Sarah H. Porch to have entire estate 
for herself & the ch 

None named 

S. P. Ashley 
Theodorick Ford 
S. F. Fowler 



164 



PRYOR, V.'atson W. 

Dtd 28 Aug 1899 

V/ife- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 5 PP 399,400 

Rec 23 Apr 1900 

Catharine Pryor to have entire estate, 

James P. Pryor - son 

Charles B.. Mastin 
Sherman C. Rickard 



PUETT, John 

Dtd 8 Sept 1854 
Wife- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 5 P 66 

Rec 19 Jan 1855 

America Puett to hold all property 
real & personal to raise the ch 

America Puett (wife) 

William Puett 
James H. Adams 



PUETT, Joseph 

Dtd 11 Oct 1831 

Wife- 

Son- 

Ch- 



Bk 1 PP 46,47 
Rec 21 Nov 1831 
Elizabeth Puett to have plantation 
William W. Puett 

Jesse Puett 

Coleman Puett 
Francis Puett 
Milly Puett 
Nancy Puett 
Joseph Puett 



Other ch have been given their share (?) 
Exec- William W. Puett - son 



Wit- 



John K, WTiisinnand 
Peter Gase 



ibij 



PUETT, William 

Dtd 3 Dec 1874 
Heirs (7 ch)- 



Son-ln-lav/- 
5 daus- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 4 pp 114,115,116 

Rec 15 July 1876 

George Nev/ton Puett to have all real 
estate except the burying ground where 
the testator's wife ic Bon John are 
huried. George K. Puett in turn to 
support his father his life time 

Heirs of John Puett 
America (PuettP Parks 

James E. V/ood 
Clark Hill 

Ch of Nancy Wood 

Florence Hill, dau of testator's dau 

Rebecca Hill 
2 daus not named 

None named 

John Williams 
Barton A. Hall 



PUTNAM, James 

Dtd 17 Dec 1851 



Bk 3 PP 57,58 
Rec 11 Aug 1854 



Jesse Runnels, who married testator's dau Kary, has been 
given her share 



Dau- 
Son- 

Dau- 



Lucinda Houston, wife of Joseph Houston 
to have real estate 

Henry Putraan has had his share of estate 
Benjamin Putraan also has had his share 
William Pu"fcman has been given his share 

Franky Cleveland (now Pranky Watson) 
has been given her share 



John Calvin Percifield, who married testator's dau Elizabeth 
(she nov/ dec'd) has been given his wife's share. 



Exec- 
Wit- 



None named 

F. T. Butler 
James Runnels 



- 166 



RADER, Julia Ann Bk 3 pp 2 52,2 53,2 54 

Dtd 27 Oct 1864 Rec 20 Feb 1865 

All real estate & personal property to go to bro 

Bro- David Rader 

The real estate had been deeded to Julia Ann Rader by her 
father & mother 



Exec- 
Wit- 



None named 

George B. Rader 
Margaret Rader 



RENARD, Daniel 

Dtd 3 Dec 1858 
Wife 



Ek 3 PP 133,134,135 

Rec ?? 1859 

Elizabeth Ranard to have all monies & 
personal property to help raise the ch 



All property in Wappello Co., state of lov/a to be sold. 
Mentions 4 minor ch 



Ch- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Silas - son 
Mary - dau 
Sophia - dau 
Jane - dau 

Elias Ranard 
David Byers 

John Haas ford 
Addison R, Byers 



RAYLE, Margaret 

Dtd 13 June 1887 
Priend- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 4 PP 502,503,504 

Rec 3 Nov 1887 

Nancy J. Keck with whom testatrix has 
lived for a long time, to have all 
property after debts, expenses, etc. 

John Keck 

R. A. Pulk 
Martha Brown 



167 



REDMAN, Susan 

Dtd 30 Mar 1889 



Bk 4 pp 563,564 
Rec 17 July 1889 



Mrs. Martha J. Dougherty all property real & personal 
because of her care of testatrix for a long time 

Samuel K. Rhorer 



James D, Maxwell, Jr. 
Richard A. Pulk 



Bk 5 PP 200,201,202 

Rec 12 Feb 1895 

Thomas Reeves to have the 1/2 interest 
testatrix holds in the Hotel property 

After death of sd hus the above property to go to 
testatrix's sis Cornelia Presley & Mary May 



Exec 


- 




Wit- 






REEVES , 


Emma 




Dtd 


16 Jan 


1895 


Hus- 







Exec- 
Wit- 



Isaac V/. Presley 

W, B. Miller 
Effle Steele 



RICE, Harv/ar 

Dtd 25 Jan 1888 
Heirs- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 5 PP 356,357,358 

Rec 29 July 1899 

Rowena P. Eller - GrCh 
Margaret A. Pov/ler - dau 
Thomas E. Rice - son 
Robert K. Rice - son 
Nathan L. Rice - son 
Joseph H, Rice - son 
Mary E. BrowTi - dau 
Heirs of son Benjamin \K 
Heirs of son John B. Rice 
Heirs of dau Lucinda J. Brovm 
(all latter 3 dec'd) 

Alfred Cooper 

William W. Madaris 
John T. Eller 



RICE, James M. Bk 5 P 454 

Dtd 24 July 1901 Rec 12 Aug 1901 
Will missing from will book or filming responsible for 



absence of will 
Wit- 



Jesse Rice 
S. McWylie 



- 168 

RICE, William Bk 4 pp 197,198,199 

Dtd 6 May 1878 Rec 1 June 1878 

Aged V/ife- Elizabeth all property real & personal 
her life time. 

At death of sd wife any property remaining to be divided 
equally among the ch or their heirs. $10.00 to be given 
to the preaching of the Gospel by the Evangalists of the 
Church of Christ 

Exec- Elizabeth Rice - v/ife 

Wit- James A, Baker 

John Morris 
Oliver P. Gray 
David Byers 

RICHARDSON, William Bk 3 pp 244,2 45,2 46 

Dtd 27 Aug 1863 Rec 19 Oct 1864 

Wife- Sarah Richardson to have entire estate 

to raise ch (no names) 

Wife to be guardian for son Joshua & GrSon Jacob H. McCoy 

Exec- John Richardson - son 

Jacob Richardson - son 

Wit- ' David Barrov/ 



RICKOPF, Aaron P. Bk 3 pp 346,347 

Dtd 20 Jan 1868 Rec 4 Feb 1868 

Wife- Abagail M. Rickoff to have estate 

V/ife to be guardian for 2 sons 

Sons- M. F. Rickoff 

Joseph R. Rickoff 

At death of sd wife estate to be divided between the above 
sons 

Exec- Abagail M. Rickoff - wife 

Wit- William Leonard 

William A. Campbell 



169 



RIDDLE, Stephen 

Dtd 4 Feb 1852 
Wife- 

Step~Ch- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 3 pp 41,42 

Rec 20 Oct 1853 

Elizabeth Riddle to have all personal 
property in order to support her 2 
ch v/hile they are minors 

Elizabeth 
Nancy 

V/illiara GrimecC?) - stepson 

R. W. Carr 
Paris C. Demraing 



RIDGE, Benjamin 

Dtd 4 Mar 1872 
Wife- 



Bk 4 pp 187,188,189,190 

Rec 1 Apr 1878 

Henrietta Ridge to have all personal 
estate 



After dec'd of 8d wife following ch given bequests 

Ch- ■ Mary Jane Ridge 

Rebecca Ann V/hisenand, wife of Jonathan 

V/hisenand 
Sarah S. Richards, wife of Asa B. Richards 
Elizabeth E. Stanger, widow of Harvey 

I, Stanger 
James E. Ridge 

Testator has sold son John S, Ridge certain real estate 
for v.'hich he is to care for his parents the rest of their 
lives 



Other sons- 


Levi Ridge 
William Ridge 


Exec- 


James E, Ridge - i 


Wit- 


Thomas P. Whits on 
William Whisenand 



170 



RILEY, JameB Bk 2 pp 97,98,99 

Dtd 11 Jan 1849 Rec 4 Aug 1849 

Wife- Neomy Riley to have real estate & 

personal property to help raise the ch 

In event of death of sd wife, Edward Roland to be guardian 
of the testator's ch 



Ch- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Willian S. Riley 
John Cr. Riley 
Benjamin F. Riley 
Nancy Ann Riley 
George D. Riley 
Mary K. Rilev 
Delphanite(?) Riley 
Permelia J. Riley 

None named 

William S. Riley 
William H. Treadv/ay 
William D. Snodgrass 



ROBERTSON, James D. 
Dtd 22 Jan 1867 
Wife- 



Bk 3 pp 529,530,331 

Rec 12 Sept 1867 

? to have the home farm & all real 
estate & personal property 



Wife appointed guardian of dau & sons while minors 



Dau- 



Exec- 

Wit- 



Harriet E. Robertson 
Walter S» Robertson 
Charles T. Robertson 

Wife 

George A, Buskirk 
William S. Cooper 



ROBERTSON, Wesley 

Dtd 29 Dec 1875 
Wife- 

Bequests- 



Bk 4 pp 56,57,58 

Rec 19 Dec 1874 

Nancy Robertson to have residue of 
estate after bequests below 

John Wesley Robertson & 

Simpson Greenberry Robertson, the hom( 

place, they to care for their mother 

Nsincy Robertson 



171 



ROBERTSON, Wesley (Cont) 



Bequests (Cont)- William Franklin Robertson - eon 
Milton Stang Robertson - son 
Jajaes Alexander Robertson - son 
each given noney 

-^^°c- Nancy Robertson - wife 

John Wesley Robertson - son 

^•'i"'^- David W. Rowland 

Charles T. Robertson 



ROBERTSON, Zepheniah 



Dtd 
Dec 



Wife- 



Son- 



Dau- 



Exec- 



V/it- 



19 Jan 1836 
i by 17 Oct 1836 



Bk 5 pp 61,62 

Rec 8 Jan 1854 
Filed 17 Oct 1856 



Elizabeth to still live on the home 
farm & be supported by son Wesley 
Robertson 

Wesley Robertson - given the home farm 
Greenberry Robertson not yet of age, 

when he is 21 yrs, he to have 1/2 
. the home farm 

Polly Robertson 
Rebecca Guggel 

Elizabeth Robertson - wife 
Wesley Robertson - son 

Sheverly(?) Gainos 
John H. Thompson 
Hezekiah Robertson 



ROBINSON, James 

Dtd 20 Oct 1881 
Wife- 

Daus- 

GrDau- 
Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 4 pp 555,536,557,538 
Rec 30 July 1888 

Jane H. Robinson & dau Margaret 
Swearingen to divide everything (of 
the estate) between them 

mentioned, others not named 

Eliza Caroline Swearingen 

Jane H. Robinson - wife 
Margaret Swearingen - dau 

John W. Buskirk 
Henry C. Duncan 



- 172 



ROBINSON, John 

Dtd 7 Aug 1877 



Bk 4 pp 209,210,211 
Rec 18 Feb 1879 



To only living sis Janie Robinson the home farm & all 
other property 



Exec- 


Jane Robinson - sis 


Wit» 


D. J. Shaw 
M. J. Shaw 


RODDY, V/illi£ira W. 


Bk 4 pp 87,88,89,90 


Dtd 3 Aug 1875 


Rec 30 Nov 1875 


Bequests- 


Board of Home Missions of United 



Ch~ 

Sis-in»law- 
Exec- 



Presbyterian Church 

Araerican Bible Society 

Lycurgus W. Roddy - son 
William B. Roddy 

Mrs, Margaret Strong 

P— bom G. Pauley 

Samuel HcWylie - bro-in-law 

James B. Mulkey 
Jolin C-. Stewart 



ROGERS, Benjamin Franklin 
Dtd 9 Nov 1875 
Wife- 
Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 4 pp 96,97,98 
Rec 7 Mar 1876 
Sophia Rogers to have all property 
Sophia Rogers - wife 



Henry Rogers 
Aquilla V, Rogers 
J, Milt Rogers 



- 17: 



ROGERS, liTiily 

Dtd 25 Aug 1898 

HUB- 

Son- 
Daus- 



Bk 5 PP 324,325,326,327 
Rec 3 Sept 1898 
S. Milt Rogers to have care necessary- 
Otto P. Rogers 

Minnie 14. Lee 
Mattie J. Smith 



All sons & dauB living at time of testatrix's decease to 
share in estate including: 



Ch- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Isaac Milton Rogers 
Ben S, Rogers 
John S. Rogers 
Robert C. Rogers 

Henry A. Lee 

Margaret Ewing 
S. E. Smith 



ROGERS, James 

Dtd 3 Jan 1862 

Wife- 

GrSon- 

Bau- 



Bk 3 PP 231,232,233 

Rec 15 July 1864 

Susannah Rogers to have all property 

James L. Mayfield when he is 21 yrs to 
have $100.00 

Hannah, wife of John H, Anderson 



At death of v/ife estate to go to sd ch viz, 



Ch- 



Exec- 
V/it- 



Mary Rebecca Nichols (nee Rogers) 
Hannah Anderson (nee Rogers) 
Lewis Rogers 
William H. Rogers 

Susannah Rogers - wife 

Isaac Milton Rogers 
James Madison Beatty 



- 174 

ROBERS, Dr. Joseph M. Bk 5 pp 286,287,288 

Dtd 6 Feb 1896 Rec 26 Feb 1896 

V/ife- Juliett Gill Rogers to have all property- 

after debts, etc, 

Bi^o- Robert C. Rogers everything pertaining 

to his profession as a doctor 

Bequests- William Farmer, formerly of Pratt, 

Kansas 

p 2 58 ^ 9 Mar 1896 - Juliett Gill Rogers, widow of 
Dr. Joseph M. Rogers, dec'd, elects to take under her 
husband's will. 

Exec- Juliett Gill Rogers - wife 

Wit- Henry C. Funcan 

Martha R. Smith 

ROMANS, Sarah Bk 4 pp 102,103,104 

Dtd 13 June 1863 Rec 17 Apr 1876 

lilOO.OO to be divided between: 

Bequests- Richard L. Richardson 

Owen Adkins Richardson 
James M. Richardson 
Ch of John Richardson 
Sarah Jane Richardson 

(no relationship given) 
Jacob Richardson, son of John Richardson 

to have everything after bequests 

above are paid 

Exec- None named 

Wit- John Hupp 

Chris C. Fleener 

ROPER, John J. Bk 3 pp 250,251 

Dtd 22 Dec 1864 Rec 1 Feb 1865 

^^^- Mary Alice Roper to have all property 

including money due John J. Roper as 
a soldier of United States 

Nothing to be given to Nancy Jane Roper, formerly Nancy 
Jane Logston a woman to whom John J. Roper is married 
but cannot stand to live with. She alleges she has been 
married to another man since marriage to John J. Roper 

Wit- David Sheeks 

John Roper 



- 175 



RUSH, William 

Dtd 2 5 Feb 1887 
Wife- 



Rec 



Bk 4 pp 513,514,515 
8 Feb 1888 



? to have home farm & all personal 
property her life time 



^araonrheirs'''^'^^' everything to be sold & proceeds divided 



Heirs- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Elizabeth Park 
Ellen Do\'ming 
Mariah Campbell 
Harriet Winter 
Joseph Hush 
Oscar Rush 
Mary Rickoff 
John T. Rush 

John T. Rush - son 

Jesse R. Goss 
Richard M. Butcher 



RUSSELL, James 

Dtd 12 May 1885 
Wife- 



Bk 4 pp 598,399 
Rec 23 May 1885 

Margaret Russell to have all property 
after final expenses 



After death of sd wife; 



GrSon- 

Daus- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



James Russell Douglass - ^300.00 of 
estate 

Ellen Douglass 

Margaret Hilbert, the remainder of estate 

Wra H. Douglass - son-in-law 

James Dodd 
Nathaji Smith 



RUSSELL, John A. 

Dtd 26 Jime 1888 

Wife- 

Heirs- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 4 pp 554,555,556 

Rec 24 Dec 1888 

Rachell Russell to share estate with ch 

Matilda L. Curry - dau 
Robert E, Russell - son 
Henry S. C. Russell - son 



Robert E. Russell 

S. J. Shaw 
M. J. Shaw 



Jon 



176 



RUSSELL, John A. (Cont) 



Codicil - 23 Nov 1888 - forcot to name his son Robert P 



RUSSELL, Rachael 

Dtd 16 Aug 1898 
Heirs- 

Exec- 
■ • Wit- 

RYORS. Louisa W. 

Dtd 6 July 1891 
Dau" 

Dau-in~lav,'- 
Sons- 

Exec- 
Wit- 

SADLER, William C. 
I>td 19 Nov 1870 
Wife-=- 



Son- 
Dau- 
Son- 



Bk 5 pp 508,509 
Rec 7 Aug 1902 

Henry S. C. Russell - son 
Robert E. Russell - son 
Matilda - dau 

Robert P. Russell - son 

P. M. Blackwood 
Anna Blackv/ood 

Bk 5 pp 385,386 

Rec 24 Jan 1900 

Belle R. Miers to have all property 

Anna Ryors to have stock in a loan Assn, 

Alfred & 

Steele to have $100.00 each 

Belle R. Miers - dau 

Mary Bant a 
Julia S. She 



Bk 3 pp 456,457,458 
Rec 27 Mar 1871 

^estatl'^'^^'' ^° ^'^""^ S5000.00 out of the 

Madison Sadler has been given $400.00 
luxxon has been given $400.00 

Sarah Jane has been given $500. 00 
Amanda has $500.00 

^'ii^if *° ^^""^ SIOO.OO more than other 
neirs 

Riley S. Sadler has had $400.00 
Joseph Sadler 



- 177 



SADLER, V/illiarn C. (Cont) 

^^"" America ?? 

^°''" Samuel Car(?) Sadler 

Ch- 



Exec- 

Wit- 

SAI'IPLE, Margaret 

l>td 4 Aug 1898 
Bro- 

Si8- 

Exec- 
Wit- 

SAMPLE, William 

litd 15 Oct 1873 
Son- 

Dau- 

GrSon- 



Laura Sadler 
Harvey Sadler 

Mary Sadler - wife 
William A. Richardson 
Madison Sadler - son 

W. M, Roceberrv 
P. W. Beard 



Bk 5 p 558 
Kec 9 July 1904 
Samuel Junlcin to have 1/2 of estate 
Katie Junk in & 
.Jane Brown the other 1/2 



William J. Brovm 

Charles C. Hough 
Ira E. Stansiford 



Bk 4 p 25 

Rec 20 Peb I874 

James Sample 
Hugh Sample 
Samuel Sample 

Sarah Reed 

Mary Ann Campbell 

Hatty Wooley(?) 

William Sample 
Robert Sample 
Hugh Sample 
James William Taylor 

To GrCh. sons & daus of son William-s first wife 

^^^°"- John Reed 

^^^^- None named 

Wit 

Charles Goodale 

Stanford Thrasher 



- 178 



5 ANDERS, David 

Dtd 25 Feb 1852 
V/ife- 



Bk 3 PP 22,23 

Rec 12 Mar 1852 

Prankey Sanders all personal & real 
estate for herself & ch 



At death or marriage of sd v/ife, the estate to go to son 

Son- Lorenzo Adams' 

Exec- Henry S. Anders - bro 



Wit- 



John Densmore 
Reuben Ward 



SANDERS, Henry 

Dtd 15 Apr 1851 
Wife- 

GrDau- 
Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 3 PP 33,54 

Rec 6 Nov 1852 

Susanna Sanders to have the use of th( 
entire estate her life time. At her 
death sd estate to be divided among 
all the ch 

Susanna Sanders to have $'.100.00 

Joseph Sanders 
John Blake Sanders 

William N. Roseberry 
Robert Acuff 



SANDERS, Wright 
• Dtd No date 
Wife- 
Son- 



Bk 1 PP 94,95,96 

Rec 15 Aug 1858 

Polly Sanders to have home farm 

David Sanders 
Nathan Sanders 
Henry Sanders 



Mentions land in Owen Co. 
3 daus - no names 



Ind. 



Exec- 
Wit- 



John Sanders 
John Eller, Jr. 

John Eller, Jr. 
Mahola D. Eller 
Sarah rauley(?) 



- 179 



SAKE, Asbury 

Dtd 14 Mar 1876 
Wife- 

Heirs- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 5 PP 433,454,435 

Rec 21 Mar 1901 

Accha Sare to have all property real 
& personal. At death of sd v/ife 
property sold & proceeds divided 
betv/een follov/ing heirs 

Accha E. Paddbck 

Ruth Sare 

Mattie Ov/ens 

Alice Johnston 

Joseph Sare 

Douglas Sare 

Mary Kirkman 

Nancy E. Emerson 

David M. Sare has had his share so 

William A, Sare, son of David M. Sare 

is not to have anj'^thing 
Preston Sare not to share in estate 

because he has had his share ~ son 
William V/. Sare - son - not to have any 

part of estate, he having been given 

his share previously 

Joseph Sare - son 

W. R. Byers 
Robert E. Baker 



SARE, Thomas 

Dtd 1 Dec 1852 
Wife- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 3 PP 59 

Rec 21 Dec 1852 

Rebecca Sare to have entire estate 
after debts & final expenses. Should 
wife remarry she to have 1/3 of estate 
& other 2/3 to go to heirs - no names 

Solomon Morgan 

William East 
James M. May 



SCISCO, William P. 
Dtd 21 May 1855 
Wife- 
Minor ch~ 



Bk 3 PP 120,121 

Rec 10 July 1858 

Elizabeth Scisco to have the home farm 
her life time for her support & that 
of the minor ch viz. 

V/illiara Thomas Scisco 
Mary Elizabeth Scisco 
Peter Scisco 



180 



SCISCO, V/illiam P. (Cont) 

These 3 above to have ^100. 00 each as that amount was 
given the older ch 



Exec- 




John P. SciRco - son 
Henry Boruff - son-in-lav; 


Wit- 




James D, Maxwell 
Wm Blachley 


SCOTT, Jonathan 


Bk 2 pp 55,56,57,58 


Dtd 1 


Apr 1843 


Rec 3 Eeb 1846 


Wife- 




Katharine 


GrDau- 




July Ann Shaves 


GrSons- 




Robert Jefferson Loller(?) 
Melvin Dudley Loller(?) 


Sons- 




Vincent 

Levi 

Thomas Jefferson 

James Uriah 


Dau- 




Mariah 


Exec- 




William Berry 



Wit- 



John A. Givens 
Williaju B. Hamilton 



Codicil - 21 Nov 1845 
& Dempsey S, Loller 



2 little GrSons Jonathan S, Loller 



Wit- 



Stanfield V/harton 
John A, Givens 



SCOTT, Katie S. 

Dtd 1 Dec 1890 

Hus- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 5 PP 43,44 

Rec 7 Mar 1891 

Frank H. Scott to have entire estate 

None appointed 

Carson J. V/ylie 
Samuel M. Wylie 



- 181 



SCOTT, SuBanna 
(widov/ of Jaraes Scott) 



Bk 5 PP 298,299 



Dtd 18 June 1897 Rec 13 Sept 1897 

All estate to go to sis Elizabeth Gregg of Noble Co., Ohio 

Exec- Tolbert H. Solbury(?) 

V/it- Richard A, Fulk 

John Sare 



SEAL, Stephen P. 

Dtd 7 Apr 1856 

Wife- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 5 P 79 

Rec 10 Kay 1856 

Lydia Seal to have everything 

None appointed 

Jacob B. lou:.e(?) 
Martha LouieC?) 
H»(?) Adkins 



SEWARD, Irvin 


Bk 5 PP 490,491 


Dtd 3 May 1902 


Rec 27 May 1902 


Heirs- 


Charles Seward - son 
Fannie Lease - dau 
Mamraie Rose - dau 


Exec- 


Robert D. - bro 


Wit- 


Edv/in Cow(?) 



J. Delraar Baittie 



SEWARD, James 

Dtd 22 Mar 1887 
2 sons 



Other people 
mentioned- 



Bk 5 PP 192-196 

Rec 18 Dec 1894 

Edv/ard M. Seward & 

William E. Seward to have all property, 
real & personal. 

Belle K. Seward, wife of Edward M. 

Seward 
Williamson B. Seward, his son William 

H. Seward 



Speaks of firm Seward & Co, 



- 182 

SEV/ARD, James (Cont) 

Exec- Rotert D. Sev;ard - revoked 

Edward M. Sovv-ard - son 
Wm F. Seward - son 

Wit- James V/. Simmons 

William T. Blair 

Codicil - 22 Har 1887 - forgot to appoint exec so does it 
in this codicil then in codicil #2 16 Mar 1894 revokes 
1st codicil & adds other exec 



SHARP, Hubbard Bk 4 PP 2 , 5 

Dtd ? ? 1872 Rec 7 Feb 1873 

Wife- Mary Sharp to have all real & personal 

property 



Exec- Mary Sharp -wife 

Wit- John A. Reeve 

John H. Short 



SHARP, Mary Bk 4 pp 168,169,170 

(widow of Hubbard Sharp) 

Dtd 28 Aug 1875 Rec 4 Aug 1877 

First money to be used for tombstones for graves of dec'd 
hu8 & herself 

Heirs- GrSon, son of dec'd eon George Sharp 

GrSon, eon of dec'd son Andrew Sharp 
GrSon, son of dec'd son Jaraee Sharp 
Sarah J. Wilson - GrCh 
Julia E. Sidle - GrCh 

ch of dec'd son William H. Sharp 
Ch of dec'd dau Susannah James 
Joseph R. Sharp - son 
Samuel L. Sharp - son 
Daniel A. Sharp 

Exec- James S. Sharp 

Wit- John M, Rodenbeck 

George A. Carpenter 



183 



SHARPLESS, David 

Dtd 28 Mar 1870 
Wife- 



Bk 5 PP 470,471 
Rec 20 Har 1872 
Jane Sharplesc to have entire estate 



At death of v/ife sd estate to go to son Robert Sharpless 
who ie ordered to pay the follov.'ing sums: 



Dau- 
Son- 



Son- 
Exec- 
V/it- 



Ellen Manly -'$1.00 

David Sharpless - SI. 00 
James Sharpless - $1.00 
Thomas Sharpless - $1.00 

Heirs of dau Mary Whitaker (dec'd) - 

$1.00 each 
Heirs of son William Sharpless - ^^.1.00 

each 



Andrew Sharpless 

None named 

J. S. Whitaker 
0. D. Evans 
J. D, Urmey 



$500.00 



SHEEKS, Julia S. 

Dtd 23 Oct 1899 
Son- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 5 PP 446,447,448 

Rec 8 July 1901 

George T. Sheeks to have all property 
real & personal 

David H. Maxwell 

Emraa B. Wilson 
D. H. Max\-.'ell 



SHEETS, John 

Dtd 19 Mar 1827 

Wife- 

Ch- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 1 PP 34,35,56 

Rec 19 Jtme 1827 

Hannah Sheets 

Jacob Sheets of V/ashington Co. 
Elizabeth Elliott of Illinois 

Jacob Sheets - son 

Jesse Wright 
David Killough 



Ind. 



- 184 

ESTATE 
SHEFFIELD, James Bk 1 p 1 

Administrator appointed Rec 31 Oct 1818 

No details of estate 

$1000.00 Bond 

Letters granted to administrator David Chambers gave bond 

of ^•aooo.oo 

Wit- V/m Chambers 

John Chambers 

SHERLOCK J Bridget Bk 5 PP 262,2 65 

• Dtd 17 Feb 1895 Rec 7 Oct 1896 

Dau- Brigit Carmichael can have all property 

Exec- John Sherlock - son 

Wit" JoJin F. Potts 

Jolm Sherlock 

SHERLOCK, John Bk 5 PP 521,522,52 3 

Dtd 2 3 Apr 1898 Rec 6 Aug 1898 

Wife- _ Malinda Sherlock to have all property 
real & personal her life time. 

After death of sd v/ife property to be sold & proceeds 
divided between following heirs: 

Heirs- Stephen Sherlock 

Annie M. Sisco 
Bridget S, Adams 
Mary Pate 

Exec- R. H. Fulk (if living) 

Newton K. McPadden 
Francis H, Sherlock 

Wit- Frank Dunn 

Walter E. Hottle 



185 



SHIELDS, Mary 

Dtd 51 Dec 1845 
Heirs- 



Exec- 
Wit - 



Blc 2 pp 59,60,61 
Rec 24 Apr 1846 

Sarah Jane Collins, dau of John Collins, 
dec'd - all personal property 

Archibald Collins - son 

Thomas Henderson Collins, son of John 
Collins, dec.'d 

James Howard Collins - son of Archibald 
Collins 

William Davidson, step father of 
John Collins' children 

Henry Tanner 
Abner Sever(?) 



SHIELDS, William H. 
Dtd 8 Apr 1899 



Bk 5 PP 437,438,439,440 
Rec 22 Apr 1901 



All property to be sold & proceeds divided between living 
ch & GrCh v/ho are ch of dec'd ch of testator - no names* 

John Shields - son 



George V/. Deckard 
Walter E. Hottel 



Exec- 


- 


Wit- 




SHIRLEY, 


Ruth 


Dtd 


17 Mar 1865 


Sis- 




Exec- 


. 


Wit- 




SHOOK, Elizabeth 


Dtd 


15 May 1867 



Bk 3 pp 196,197 

Rec 18 Apr 1863 

Mary Ann Brassel to have all estate 
left after last debts, etc., are taken 
care of 

Saluda Pickett - sis 

John Gillaspie 
Aley Gillaspie 

Bk 5 PP 545,545.546 

Rec 2 Apr 1868 

Estate to be divided equally between ch (living at death of 
Elizabeth Shook) or their heirs (no names) 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Henry Shook - son 
John H, Shook - son 

William J. Jackson 
George V/. Fletcher 



- 186 



SHOCKS, George 

Dtd 11 Feb 1861 

V/ife- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 3 pp 183,184 
Rec ?-9 Aug 1862 
Elizabeth to have entire estate 
None named 

James Parke , 
J. M, Harris 
H. B. Seall 



SHOWERS, Charles H. 
Dtd 14 Dec 1886 
• Wife- 

Exec- 
Wit~ 

SHRYER, John 

Dtd 18 Apr 1887 
Heirs- 
Exec - 
Wit- 

SHRYER, Lewis G, 

Dtd 24 Sept 1881 
Heirs- 



Bk 4 pp 464,465 
Rec 18 Nov 1886 (?) 

Sarah M. E, Showers all property, real 
& personal 

None named 

James S, Showers 
George W. Bryan 

Bk 4 pp 523,524,525 
Rec 21 May 1888 

Elizabeth Cookerly 
Bessie Rogers 
Lula Rogers 

Elizabeth Cookerly 

John Waldron 
P. 0. Pauley 



Bk 4 pp 336-342 

Rec 8 Mar I883 

John Shryer, son - real estate 
Christianna Borlaiid, dau - real estate 
Ch of son Daniel Shryer, dec'd viz. 

Linnie Sceips(?) (married) 

Lewis J. Shryer, real estate 
Ch of dau Cornelia L. Stephenson viz. 

Harriet B. Seiwell (married) 

V/illiara S. Stephenson 

Grant S. Stephenson 

Nellie Stephenson, real estate 



- 187 



SHRYER, Lewis G. (Cont) 
Heirs (Cont)~ 



Exec- 
Wit- 

Codicil - 
Wit- 



ch of dau Harriet P. Cookerly, dec'd 

Charles Cookerly 

Elizabeth Cookerly 

John Cookerly 

Harry Cookerly 

Rosaraon Rogers (married) 

EliHabeth& Louisa Rogers ch of Louit 
D. Rogers, 'dec'd 
GrCh of Harriet P. Cookerly 
Isabelle i-liller - dau to have cash 

instead of real estate 

John Shryer - son 



William M. Tate 
James Lodd 

4 Dec 1882 - no new names 

C. G. McCalla 
Edwin Bullard 



SILLIVAN, Benjamin L. 
Dtd 26 May 1843 
Wife» 



Ch- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 2 pp 28,29 

Rec 28 June 1843 

Eliaa Sillivan to have all property 
At her decease property to go to the 
ch except 3 ch v/ho have been given 
their sliare of their father's estate 
earlier \-iz. 

Richard 14. Sillivan 
John T. Sillivan 
Mary J. Linville 

Eliza Sillivan - wife 
Elmore Walker 

John W. Evans 
Rolandis Walker 



SLUSS, Eliza 

Dtd 24 Sept 1886 
Bequests- 
Other Heirs- 



Bk 5 pp 112-116 

Rec 20 Dec 1892 

Celia E. Alexander - dau - to have all 
real estate but she to pay other heirs 
certain money 

Mary F. Blazwoll 
James R« Sluss 
Eliza J, Alexander 
Amanda B. Hight 



- 188 



SLUSS, Eliza (Cont) 
Heirs (Cont)- 



Margaret Gregory 
Thomas M. Sluss 



Dau Celia G, Alexander nor hiis Joseph N. Alexander to be 
charged rent for the house they live in. 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Rev. Amzi Atwater 

George W. Bollenbacker 
Charles E. Maxwell 



Codicil - 24 Mar 1891 - bequest to Thomas M. Sluss ij 
revoked 



Wit- 



Isaac H. Holtzman 
Richard A. Fulk 



SLUSS, John M. 

Dtd 25 Feb 1879 

Wife- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 4 p 214,215 

Rec 19 Mar 1879 

Eliza Sluss to have all property 

Eliza Sluss - wife 
James R. Sluss - son 

James D. Maxwell 
James M, Mason 



5MAI,L, Robert 

Dtd 18 Dec 1865 
Wife- 

4 Ch- 



Exec- 

Wit- 



Rec 



Bk 5 PP 295,296,297 
8 Jan 1866 



Mary Jane Small seme personal & sorat 
real estate 

Mary D, Andrews 

Joseph 

Emma D. 

Margaret G. 

Any others yet unborn 

James Small - bro 

John McCrea 
John Densmore 



- 189 



SMITH, Addison C. 

i)td 26 July 1902 
Wife- 

Ch- 



Rec 



Bk 5 PP 547,548 
5 Jan 1904 



Sarah E* Smith to have all of the 
estate 

Charles B. Smith 
Alice Smith Shirley 
Donald H. Smith 
Thurston L, Smith 
Rodney D. Smith 



Exec- 


Sarah E. Smith - v/ife 
Dr. Rodney D. Smith - son 


Wit- 


Otto P. Rogers 
Henry A. Lee 


SHITH, David 


Bk 2 PP 22,25 


Dtd 28 Dec 1841 


Rec 13 Jan 1842 


Wife- 


? to have the home place ] 
& at her decease to go to 


Son- 


John Smith 


Ch \-fho have 
married e< 
left home- 


Thomas 

Nancy 

Jane 

Sarah 

Elizabeth 

Rebecca 

Margaret each S50.00 



Exec- 



Wit- 



Thomas Smith - son 
John Smith - son 

David Far is 
John Logan 



SMITH, David M. 

Dtd 20 Feb 187' 

Wife- 

Bequests- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 4 PP 26,27 

Rec 18 Mar 1874 

Mary J. Smith to have the home farm 

James R. Smith - bro 
Samuel L, Smith - bro 
Margaret R, - sis 

John C. Hunter 

Thomas R. Smith 
D. J. Shaw 



190 



SMITH, Dudley C. 

Dtd 2 Jan 1880 
Wife- 
Heirs- 



Exec* 



Wit- 



Rec 



Bk 4 pp 257,258,259,260 
30 Oct 1880 



Isabel Smith to have certain part of 
estate 

Dudley P. Smith ^ son 

Martha A. Johnson - dec'd dau, her ch 

Horace Johnson 

Dudley Johnson 
Olivia Givena 
Rodney Dc Smith 
Addison 0. Smith 
Linia(?) Wolf 
Narcissa Brunton 
Minerva D, Sadder 

Dudley P. Smith - son 
Isabel Smith - v/ife 
Levin(?) G. Branden 

J. H. Porch 
J. H. Thrash a 



SMITH, Heber C. 

Dtd 17 June 1851 
No v/ife, no fs^xilly 



Bk 3 pp 45,46 
Rec 2 Peb 1854 



To the friend or relation who takes care of testator in 
his last days on earth, he gives all of his property 



Exec- 




Dudley G. Smith - bro 


Wit- 




Richard Hardesty 
Martha A. Smith 


SMITH, James 




Bk 1 pp 25,26 


Dtd 1 Aug 


1825 


Rec 5 Oct 1825 


Wife- 




Mary Smith to have all rea! 



property after debts, etc., & minuf 
gifts to ch 



Ch 



Mary C. Smith - dau - has already been 
given a horse, cov/, bed & bedding 

At death of sd wife estate to be divided between the ch 
(no names) 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Mary Smith - v/ife 

Samuel Owens 
Prank Hanna 



- 191 

'"^'^'"' '^''^ Bk 3 pp 477,478,479 

Htd 13 Kar 1872 Rec 10 Apr 1872 

^'^^^■" Isabella - ^4000. 00 & some personal 

property 

^°"" ?a^i^ I'J- Smith - real estate & notes 

James R. - real estate & notes 

^^^- R* §4000.00 

^°^" Samuel S. Smith - S4000.00 

* Just the letter R, nothing more??? 
. ^^®^" David M, Smith » son 

^'^■^" Samuel Latinore 

David Hunter 

'^™'^^^-^^- B1C4 pp 516.517 

Dtd 17 July 1888 Rec 20 Feb 1888 

^''-- James M. Smith to have his support 

off estate 

^Ti^t ^\^?°^ ^o have his support also. After death of 
sd hus & Louis P. Mood, estate to go io legS he?r??)f 

^^®°" Iir. John P. Tourner 

^^^■^" S. E. Carmiehael 

W. H. East 

SMITH, Milton J. ,, , ^^ 106,107,108 

Dtd 14 Nov 1889 Rec 1? Nov 1892 

^^^^^° Laura J. Smith to have all real estate 

& personal property after paj^r^ent of 
debts, expenses & bequests as follows; 

Bequests- Alley Smith 

Lonnie Smith 
Hattie Smith (a minor) her bequest put 

in care of Joseph M. Smith till she i£ 

of age (21 yr) 
Joseph M. Smith already has rec'd his 

share of estate 



192 



SMITH, Milton J. (Gont) 
Bequests (Cont) 



Exec- 



Araanda Taylor & her two ch the colored 
woman living in family - property in 
Bloomington, Ind. 

Laura Smith - wife 
Robert C, Green 



V/it~ 



James K, Hunter 
Delleaon C. Smith 



SMITH, Rehecoa 

Dtd 9 Feb I89O 



Bk 5 PP 252,255,234,235 
Rec 29 Jan 1896 



To 3 different missions of Reformed Presbyterian Church 
certain bequests. 

After above bequests all property real & personal to go 
to sis Jane Daugherty 



Exec- 




Jane Daugherty - sis 


Wit- 




D. J. Shaw 
. Mrs. C. A. Preslar 


SMOCK, James 




Bk 3 PP 488,4-89.A90 


Dtd 3 June 


1872 


Rec 26 Aug 1872 


Dau- 




Martha Coffey - real estate 



Sons- 



Dau- 



Dau- 
GrCh- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Henry Snock of Owen Co., Ind. 

Jackson S^ock of same Co. 

Elhain Smock of 111. - real estate 

lIsiTy A. Cos ten 
America Pauley 

Annis Clay 

Nancy Phillips 

Frances Clay 

Narsis Clay 

Henry Clay 

Ch of dec'd dau Candacy Clay 

Henry Snock - son 

Wm Johnson 
Lafayette Byers 
David Byers 



- 193 



SKODaRASS, Hannah 

Dtd 10 Aug 1876 
BequeBts- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Rec 



Bk 4 PP 228,229,250 
17 Jan 1880 



Lucy El? - personal items 

Jennie Snodgrass, dau of her son Horaer 

SnodgraSB the v/atch & chain that 

belonged to ter.tatrix's dau Jennie 

Cutler 
Belle Jessup, dau of Homer Snodgrass, 

personal items 
Eliza SnodgrasB, wife of son Calvin F. 

Snodgrass - personal items 
Mary Snodgrass, wife of Horaer Snodgrass 

personal items 

Robert C. Foster 

Margaret H. McCalla 
Agnes E. Foster 



Bk 5 PP 212,215,214 
Rec 19 Mar 1895 



SOUDERS, Judith 

Dtd 1 Sept 1888 

After debts, etc.,: 

Son- Oscar Souders to have $^1.00 

GrSon- Spencer (commonly called Dick Spencer) 

to have $1.00 

Residue of estate to go to dau 

Dau- Kate Atkinson 

Exec- None named 

Wit- Arthur J. Alexander 

David Hughes 



SOWDERS, Joshua 

Dtd 13 Dec 1856 

Wife- 

Son- 



Bk 3 PP 155,156 

Rec 12 Aug 1860 

Levana Sowders - property 

John Sowders - real estate & a horse 
Thomas J. Sowders - a horse 
Joshua - real estate & a horse 



- 194 



SOWDEKS, JoGhua (Cont) 



Dau- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Levinia Sowders 
Nelvina Sov/ders 
Kary Sowdors 

Clementine Sowders, each a bed, bedding 
(Pc a GOV/ 

V/illiam J. Kinson 

Isaae Kuhn 
G-eorge A. Buskirk 



SOV/LE, John 

Dtd 15 Aug 1867 
V/ife- 

Exec- 
Wit- 

SPAWIS, Allen 

Dtd 20 Mar 1882 
Wife- 



Ch- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 3 PP 338,539 

Rec 24 Aug 1867 

Susan Ann Sov/le (formerly Susan Ann 
Woodward) to have all the ectate 

Sillas J. Thompson 

William B. Alexander 
George B. Carter 

Bk 4 PP 306,307,308 

Rec 2 6 May 1882 

Elizabeth Sparks to have certain real 
estate, certain personal property & 
$1000.00. Balance of estate to 
follov/ing 5 ch 

V/illlara Thomas Sparks 
Calvin Sparks 
Ealy Sparks 
Sarah Breeden 
Nancy Jane Sparks 

Ben. P. Adams 

Hiram Burch 
John B. Hazel 



SPARKS, Elizabeth 

Dtd 23 Apr 1894 
Neice- 

Wit- 



Bk 5 PP 293,294 

Rec 20 Aug 1897 

Mary E. Eastham - all property real 
personal 

Joseph S. Walker 
Story A. Walker 



- 195 



SPARXS, Henry 

Dtd 16 Aug 1900 
Wife- 



Bk 5 pp 418,419,420 

Rec 16 Oct 1900 

Scillie J, Sparks to have certain real 
estate & personal property 



Real estate in Green Co. to be sold 
divided between the 4 eons 



Pr()ceedE to be 



Sont 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Thomas VV . S pa r k s 
John A. Sparks 
George M, Sparks 
Solomon E. Sparks 

Thomas W. Sparks • 
Solomon E. Sparky 

M. H. Buskirk 
M, M, Bov/en 



son 
son 



STAIiCIPER, Henry I(?) 
Dtd 20 Apr 1886 
Wife- 



Ch- 



Exec- 



Wit- 



Bk 4 pp 440,441 
Rec 12 Juno 1886 

? to have control of estate till 
youngest^ ch is of age then she (sd wife) 



to have 1/3 of all property 
to be divided betv/een: 

George T. Stancifer 
Charles H. Stancifer 
Lory A. Stancifer 
William A. Stancifer 
Grace Allivia Stancifer 
Ira E. Stancifer 
Emma I. Stancifer 

None named 

Newton Thrasher 
John W. Baxter 



the 2/3 



STANGER, John 

Dtd 26 May 1884 
Wife- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 4 pp 379,380 

Rec 9 Oct 1884 

Ann Stanger to have certain real estate 
& personal property. At wife's death 
all property to be divided among 
legal heirs (no names) 

V/ythe M. Stanger - son 

Rice C. Harris 
James M. Parks 



- 196 

STANLEY, Elizabeth Bk 3 PP 275 » 276, 277, 278 

Dtd 26 Apr 1865 Rec 11 Aug 1865 

Hus- Jesse Stanley to have personal items 

Dau- Rachel Caroline Coffin 

Polly Banta 

Son- Bartlett Y. Armfield 

John M. Armfield 

Exec- Paris C. Dunning ■- bro 

V/it- Isaac Adkins 

James Woodbum 

STAKSBERRY, Caleb, Sr. Bk 3 P 40 

Dtd 7 Sept 1852 Rec 7 Feb 1853 

Son- John S tans berry - f^; 40 0.00 

Son-in-law- Henry Eremklin - ^a.OO 
Luke Sanders - 3^1.00 

Son- Elisha Stansberry - ^.1.00 

Hiram Coffey - $1.00 
William Stansberry - SlOO.OO 
Caleb Stansberry - 4 horse wagon & gear 

Exec- Caleb Stansberry - son 

Wit- Dudley C. Smith 

William Green 

STANSIFER, Martha J. Bk 5 PP 527,528,529 

Dtd 31 Dec 1896 Rec 1 Apr 1903 

Heirs- Ira E. Stansifer - son 

Grace A. Brinegar - dau 
Laura J. Thra.sher - dau 
Emma J. Hough - dau 
Beulah Stansifer - GrDau 

Exec- Ira E. Stansifer - son 

Wit- M. H. Buskirk 

Thomas J. Baker 



197 



STEVENSOK, George 
Dtd 9 Apr 1892 
Heirs- 

5 Bis or 
their heirs- 



Exec - 
Wit- 



Bk 5 pp 95,96,97 

Rec 13 A\ig 1892 

John C, Stephenson - bro 
William K. Stephenson - bro 

Mary Ann Johnston 
Margaret McConnell 
Sarah McConnell 
Isabell McConnell 
Hannah Koontz 

Luther McConnell, one of heirs of 
Margaret McConnell 

John C. Stephenson - bro 

Joseph Sare 
George Bode 



STEWART, David A. 

Dtd 20 Jan 1875 
Wife- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 4 pp 91,92 

Rec 25 Dec 1875 

? to have all property real & personal 
she & her heirs forever 

None named 

John Cuirass 
Rattray Stev;art 



STIMSON, Henry 

Dtd 2 4 Mar 1865 
Wife- 
Minor Ch- 



GrDau- 

Dau- 
Exec- 



Rec 



Bk 3 pp 203-208 
13 Aug 1863 



Wit- 



Amy L. Stimson to have control & use of 
all the estate to help raise their ch 
who are still minor. When each reaches 
maturity, he or she to be given 

V/illiara M. Stimson 
Charles E. Stirason 
Wilber F. Stimson 
Edward F, Stimson 

Mary E, Stimson, dau of dec'd son George 
Stimson 

Mary Ann Ellett 
Robert T. Stimson - son 

Jajnes M. Campbell 
Wm M. A. Krig(?) 



198 



STIMSON, Henry (Cont) 

Codicil - 21 Hay 1863 - names Jacob Vansickle StinBon 
GrSon & son of Erasmus P. Stirnson; Mary Ann, G-rDa.u & 
dau of son James L. Stirnson; sons Erasmus P. & James L, 
Stimson in Civil War 



Wit- 



David Brass 
J. M. Hains 



STINE, Henry 

Dtd 22 Aug 1860 
Wife- 

Ch- 

Wit- 



Bk 3 P 160 

Rec 1 Oct 1861 

? to have everything during her widow- 
hood. At deatli of sd wife all property 
to go to 2 ch 

Howard Stine 
Harriet Stine 

V/ra B. Gentry 
James W. Gentry 



STIPP, John 

Dtd 1 Dec 18!55 
Wife- 



Bk 3 PP 101-104 

Rec 30 May 1857 

? to have use of certain personal 
items & $1000.00 in cash 



Dau- Martha Ann Stipp 

Son- John Stipp 

Land in Lawrence Co., Ind. (594 acres) to be sold. 

$100.00 to ch of dau Elizabeth Rogers, dec'd 

Exec- 



Wit- 



George Stipp - son 
James A. Stipp - son 

Israel Judah 
John W. Brov/n 
William McPadden 



STOCKV/ELL, Elizabeth H, 

Dtd 13 Apr 1876 
Son- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 4 PP 105,106,107 

Rec 19 Apr 1876 

Jerome Howe Stockwell all real estate 
& personal property 

Aaron W. Rose 

Milton L. McCullough 
Henry M, Gillmore 



- 199 

STONE, James H. Bk 5 PP 216,217,218 

Dtd 20 Oct 1894 Rec 15 Apr 1895 

Entire estate to be divided between daus 

Daus- Elizabeth M. Stone 

Susan E. Stone 

Exec- Susie E. Stone - dau 

Wit- V/alter Eo Vv'oodburn 

T. J. Louden 

STONE, Martha Bk 3 P 469 

Dtd 51 Mar 1871 Rec 8 Mar 1872 

Estate to go to ch 

Ch- Hariet(?) J. Stone 

Samuel H. Stone 
John A. Stone 
Stephen P. Stone 
Martha A, Stone 
• Mary P. Stone 

Wit- George Eller 

David Pafford 
Achiton(?) C. Smith 

STOUT, Daniel Bk 3 PP 188-192 

Dtd 1 Dec 1862 Rec 7 Feb 1865 

Certain money to bo paid to: 

Dau- Mary A. Puett 

Nancy H in dm an 
Cynthia Rawlings 

Sarah Lucas, wife of Thomas B. Lucas 
Mary Johnson, wife of Andrew Johnson 
Sarah C. Lames(?), dau of testator's 

dau Sarah Ellett 
William Ritter, son of testator's dau 
Rebecca Ritter, dec'd 



Exec- 


None named 


Wit- 


Henry Rogers 
James Woodborn(?) 


Codicil - 


- 5 Jan 1863 



- 200 

STOUT, Malinda J. Bk 5 PP 245,244,24 5 

Dtd 25 Mar 1896 Rec 2 Apr 1896 

Hub- Bob Stout to have some personal property 

Bro- Henrj'- C. Anderson 

Neice- Daisy Anderson 

Mother- ? 

Sis- Neva Barnhill 

Each of above to have personal property 

Exec- Richard. A. Fulk* 

Wit- Frank J. In;nn 

Neva Barnhill 

* Richard A, Pulk refuses to act as exec 

STREAK, Joseph Bk 5 PP 86,87 

(of Clear Creek twp. ) 

Wife- ? to have all personal propert3'' & 

rents from real estate her life time 

S400.00 to help build a meetinghouse in Clear Creek twp, 
near vvhere testator v/ishes to be buried. 

Sons- Robert Strean & 

John Strean already have had their share 
of their father's estate 

Remainder of estate to go to sons & daus viz 

Ch- Andrew Jackson 

Joseph Alexander 

Elizabeth 

Mary Ann 

David 

Samuel 

William 

Martha Jane 

George M, Dallas 

Andrew Jackson's share to go to his heirs 

Exec- None named 

Wit- D, R. Malone 

Henry Y. Neikirk 



- 201 

STRONG, Samuel M. Bk 3 PP 73,74 

Dtd 7 Sept 1855 Rec 21 Sopt 1855 

Wife- ? to have everything in order to 

raise the ch. When ch are all of age 
then ad wife to have 1/3 of property 
& ch divide the remainder between them, 

Exec- Samuel V/eir 

Wit- Morton C. Hunter 

Nicholas S. Mayfield 

STUART, William Bk 5 PP 93,94 

' Dtd 19 Feb 1891 Rec 21 June 1892 

Wife- Malinda Eve Stuart to have the home 

property?- 

At death of sd wife, estate to go to the 5 daus 

Daus- Mrs. Anna E. Clark 

Perm el ia J, Manley 
"Martha Helen Orchard 
Cleopatra MoPheeters 
Amanda Eudora Shoemaker 

Hus of above- John E, Clark 

James F, Manley 
Charles H. McPheeters 
John V/. Shoemaker 

Exec- None appointed 

Vvit- Cora E. V.'ooley, Notary Public 

SUMI4IT, Daniel Bk 4 pp 2 66,267,2 68 

Dtd 2 Oct 1880 Rec 30 Nov 1880 

Because the married ch of testator (listed below) have all 
had their share of the estate, Daniel Summit gives $1,00 
to each vis, 

Ch- Louisa E. Stairwalt 

Julia A, B. Mont 
Mary E. Parks 
Sarah C. Tooraray 
Margaret U. Stinez 
David M. Summit 
Rachel J. Sturgeon, dec'd 
America Jackson, dec'd 



202 



SimivilT, Daniel (Cont) 

Personal property to go to cons & daus 
Sona- 



Daus- 

Exec" 
Wit- 



Daniel P. Sumrait 
Christian }]. Suramit 
James E. Sumrait 

Isabella Summit 
Caladonia Summit 

James L. Stairv^alt 

John Brans tett ei- 
Jane L. Stairv/alt 
John P. Leanon 



SUTIIEin-MD, Alexander 
Dtd 11 Oct 1875 
Wife- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk A pp 82,85,84 
Rec 6 Nov 1875 

Emeline Sutherland to have all real 
<& personal estate. She to settle 
v^ith ch as she chooses (no names) 



•Emeline Sutherland 
Dougan Jones 

C. P. McNutt 
Jesse Cox 
George W. Bryan 



wife 



SUTPHIN, David P. 

Dtd 8 June 1863 
Mother- 



Bk 3 pp 209,210,211 

Rec 7 Sept 1863 

Lucinda Sutphin to have certain real 
estate & all personal property her 
life time 



After death of sd mother the above property to ao to 
testator's bros & sis 



Bros- 



Sis- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



John A. Sutphin 
Isaac 0. Sutphin 

Rebecca Millburn 
Mary E. Brookart(?) 
Margaret Sutphin 

John M. Brookart 

Wilford Carter 
William Leonard 



- 203 



SUTPHIN. Lucinda 

Dtd 8 May 1897 
Bequests- 



GrCh- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 5 pp 287-290 

Rec 4 June 1897 

Isaac Sutphin - eon 

Frank Mill burn - GrSon 

Morton Millburn - GrSon 

Maud Millburn - GrDau has been given 

her share 
Newton P. Sutphin - GrSon 
William Sutphin - GrSon 
Alva Sutphin - GrSon 
Montge(?) Sutphin - GrSon 
Lillie Sutphin, last 5 ch of John 

Sutphin (dec'd) 
Charles M. Sutphin has had his share 

so not. more 

Carey Hatfield 
Minnie BrouTiing 

Carl Browning, ch of dau Margaret 
Brovming 



Mary Burkhart - 

Isaac Sutphin - 

Johja B. Grafton 
John P, Tourner 



dau 
son 



SWEARINGIN, Van H. 
Dtd 8 Dec 1879 
Wife- 

Ch- 



ExeC' 
Wit- 



Rec 



Bk 4 pp 225,224 
16 Dec 1879 



Margaret Swearingen to have all real & 
personal estate & she to provide a 
home for the ch 

Eli2a Caroline 
Charles Edv/ard 
James Robinson 
Eugene Allen 
Ella Grace 

None named 



P. McNary 
J. Allen 



TAGUE, Jacob Bk 5 p 533 

. Htd 25 Sept 1903 Rec 10 Oct 1905 
^^^- Sarah Stultz only heir 

^^^c- Jacob Carmichael 

Wi't- W. A. Fulk 



204 



TARKINGTON, Ellsberry 
Dtd 31 Oct 1852 
Wife- 



Bk 5 PP 35,36,37 

Rec 17 Nov 1852 

Lucinda Tarkington to have estate for 
herself & ch. 



Wife to have 1/3 of estate when youngest son Mathew Melvin 
Tarkington is 21 yrs then rest of estate to be divided 
between the heirs viz. 



Heirs- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Joseph I. C. Tarkington 
William E. Tarkington 
James C. Tarkington 
Sarah E. Tarkington 
Jesse J. Tarkington 
Mildred. J. Tarkington 
George S, Tarkington 
Mathew M, Tarkington 

William E. Tarkington 

Richard Ratliff 
William Sparks 



TARKINGTON, Jesse 

Dtd 22 Nov 1836 
Wife- 

Son- 



Dau- 
Son- 
Exec- 

Wit- 



Rec 



Bk 1 PP 76,77,78,79 
28 Apr 1841 



Polly Tarkington to have all property 
her life time 

Sylvanus Tarkington 
Joseph Tarkington 
Benton Tarkington 
Herndin A. Tarkington 
John Tarkington 
Elobury Tarkington 

Polly R. Whaley 

Eli 0(?) Tarkington 

William L. Tarkington - son 
Polly Tarkington - wife 

Fayette Bean 
J. Williams 
George Milam 



205 



TARKIKC-TON, William E. 
Dtd 16 Jan 1900 
Heirs & Ch 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 5 pp 595,396,597,398 

Rec 21 Apr 1900 

Martha J. King 
Nettie F. Sare 
William D. Tarkington 
Ella P. Sullivan 



Martha J, King - 
Thomas J. Sare 



^au 



Edd W. Tarkington 
James 0. Tarkington 



TATE, Hattie 

Dtd 5 Nov 1891 
Fa the r- 



Bk 5 PP 64,65,66 

Rec 18 Deo 1891 

Thomas Spicor to have all income from 
estate real & personal, after hie death: 



Minnie S. Tate - the piano 

Harry Spencer - $200.00 

After death of Thomas Spicer also, entire estate to go 
to Minnie S. Tate & "bro 8c sis of testatrix. 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Thoraas Spicer- bro 

W. R, Halstead 
Joseph S. PajTie 
R. A. Pulk 



TATE, John 

Dtd 25 Sept 1858 
Wife- 



Bk 3 PP 240,241 

Rec 14 Sept 1864 

Susannah Tate to have all property, 
real & personal 



Money on hand (after deducting $50.00 for wife Susannah) 
to be divided equally between ch except 1/2 of dau Sophronia's 
share is to go to Sophronia's dau Nancy. 

land ovmed in Illinois to be sold. 1/2 of proceeds to 
son John J. Tate - no other ch named 



Exec- 
Wit- 



None named 

William Leonard 
John W. Davis 



- 206 



TATE, Thomas R. 




Bk 3 PP 55,56 


Dtd 15 


Oot 


1853 


Rec 17 June 1854 


Bro- 






James Tate 


Mother- 






Margaret. Tate 


Sis- 






Rachel S. Tate 
Elizaheth 0. Tate 


SiE(?)- 






Jane Brown 


Bro(?). 






V/illiam Tate 
Robert Tate 


Exec- 






None named 


Wit- 






John L. Griffith 
Thomas N. Blair 


TATE, William M. 




Bk 5 PP 1,2,3 


Dtd 27 


Sept 


1888 


Rec 6 Feb 1890 


Wife- 






Hattie Tate to have all re; 



Bequests- 



property after pajTnent of debts, expenses 
& bequests 

Sarah M. Heristin 
Wra J. R. McClerkin 
Julia Tate Brov/ning 



After death of sd wife everything to go to r4innie M. 
Spencer (knovm as Minnie M. Tate) a neice raised by 
testator. 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Hattie Tate - wife 

Joseph S, Payne - Bro-in-law 

Will I. Pee 
William Giles 



TATUM, Seth 

Dtd 27 Apr 1891 
Wife- 



Bk 5 PP 99-103 

Rec 13 Oct 1892 

Martha Tat\un to have $5000.00 
out of sale of property by the 
exec 



Residue of money raised by sale of real estate & personal 
property to be paid to ch 



Ch- 



Heirs of Thomas Tatum 
William Tatum - 1/5 
Louis Tatum - 1/5 



1/5 



207 



TATUM, Seth (Cont) 
Ch (Cont)- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Jane Smith - 1/5 
John C. Tatum - 1/5 



William 



Hall 



L. D. Lowder 
John E, Harris 



TAYLOR, Milton 

Dtd 14 May 1869 
Bequests- 



Bk 5 PP 414-42 6 

Rec 15 Dec 1860 (Ohio) 

Robert S. Duncanson, Artist of Cincinnati 
Ohio ^500.00 also all furniture now 
in his posession 

Milton Taylor Duncanson about 9 j'-rs old, 
son of above Robert S. Duncanson, 
money & personal items 

John James Taylor's five ch 
Cathy Taylor 
Cassandra Taylor 
Alvin Smith Taylor 
Florence Taylor 

Clarence Taylor each to have money & 
personal items 

Mary Ann Jane Rogers, v/ife of Milton 
J. Rogers certain money 

Former slaves, George V/ashington Evans 
& Henry Calleraan of Washington Ky. - 
SIOO.OO each 

Shepher Thompson, also a former slave 
of Ripley, Brown Co., Ohio. All 3 
served in civil was & the testator 
bequests to them his claim against 
the U.S. as a loyal slave holder. 

County Court of Mason Co., Ky. - SlOOO.OO 
to be used for a charitable purpose 
(see will) 

Thirteen pages of will & should be read to get all details. 



Exec- 



Wit- 



P. Mallon 
M. Sweasy 
Allen Collier 

Th. K. Ball 
George W. Sulser 
Emery Whi taker 



2 of the 5 to act 



- 208 



TAYLOR, Montgomery 
Did 6 Mar 1886 
Wife- 

Exec- 
V/it- 



Bk 5 PP 36,57 

Rec 10 Feb 1891 

Mary Taylor to have all property real 
& personal 

None named 

James T. Williams 
Chesley Acuff 



TAYLOR, Robert 

Dtd 29 Aug 1885 
Wife- 
Other Heiro- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 4 pp 419-424 

Rec 29 Dec 1885 

Sarah Taylor to have home farm & to 
furnish a home for Ann Culley, sis of 
Robert Taylor 

William H. Taylor - son 
David N. Taylor - eon 
Sarah J. Bennett - dau 
Ch of dec'd r>on John Taylor 

William Bennett 
N. R. McFadden 

Joseph S. Woodward 
James M, Culley 



TAYLOR, Sarah Bk 5 PP 206,207,208 

Dtd 4 Aug 1894 Rec 18 Mar 1895 
All property to go to sis Louisa Leonard 
Exec- None appointed 



Wit- 



Perlina Perry 
W. P. Rogers 



TAYLOR, William 

Dtd 24 Oct 1849 
Dau- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 2 pp 112,113,114 

Rec 26 Nov 1849 

Jerusha - S300.00 to make her equal 
with the other heirs - no other names 

Asher Labertov/ 

Samuel Snoddy 

Horace T. N. Benedict 



Codicil - appoints exec 



- 209 



THACKER, David 

Did 9 Oct 182! 
Wife- 

Ch- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 1 pp 50,51,52,55 



Rec 



Elizabeth Thacker to have the land on 
Racoon Creek in Owen for a home to 
raise the ch 

Ballard Thacker 

Eliza Anne Thacker 

John Thacker 

Catharine Thacker v/ho by reason of 

misfortune shall have more than the 

other ch 

Elizabeth Thacker - v;ife 
Jonathan Legg(?) 

Stephen Harris(?) 
Elijah Hays 



THOMLINSON, John 
(of Cook Co. , 111. 

Dtd 8 Nov 1897 
Wife» 



Chicago) 



Bk 5 pp 465-367 



Rec 7 Sept 1897 in Chicago 
7 Dec 1897 

Sarah Thomlinson to have stock in 
John Thomlinson Company 



At death of sd wife above shares of stock to go to sons 



Sons- 
Other ch- 



Exec- 
W it- 



Joseph Thomlinson 
Robert Thomlinson 

John Thomlinson 
James Thomlinson 
William D. Thomlinson 
Eva H, Thomlinson 

Sarah Thomlinson - wife 
Joseph Thomlinson - son 

Cecelia L. Kriete 

E, T. Malone 

Jesse H. McCullough 



210 



THOMPSON, Agnes 

Dtd 26 Aug 1891 
Ch- 



Rec 



Bk 5 pp 79,80 
25 Mar 1892 



Edward Thompson 

Margaret Jenkins 

Joseph Thompson 

Jennie Mathews 

Albert Thompson to have the house & lot 

in Blooinington now occupied by William 

Oarmichael 



Exec- 


Joseph Cron 


Wit- 


Henry Shields 
Peter M. Cook 


THOMPSON, Gilbert 


Bk 4 pp 584,585,586 


Dtd 1 Feb 1890 


Rec 4 Feb 1890 


V/ife- 


Agnes Q. Thompson to have home p! 



& personal property 
All other property to be divided between ch 



Ch- 



Edv/ar.d 
Margaret 
Joseph 
Jennie 
Gilbert A. 



Exec- 




Prank Thrasher 


Wit- 




Robert R. Stewart 
Joseph V/, Cron 


THOMPSON, Jane 




Bk 5 PP 530,531 


Dtd 18 Feb 


1902 


Rec 2 Apr 1903 


Heirs- 




Amanda Hill of Knox Co., Ind 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Trustees of Kirkwood Ave. Christian 
Church of Blooraington 

Edwin Corr 

Isaac 0, Sutphin 
Charles G. Corr 



- 211 



THOMPSON, John 

Dtd 2 Oct 1902 
Wife- 



Bk 5 PP 534 
Rec 24 July 1905 
Hannah Thompson to have entire estate 



Should sd wife remarry estate to go to ch (no names) 
Exec- None named 



Wit= 



J. I. Chltv/ood 
David Kann 



THOMPSON, John G. 
Dtd 10 Jan 1857 
Wife- 



Bk 3 PP 98.99 

Rec. 12 Mar 1857 

Eliz.a,beth D. Thompson to have land 
personal property her life time 



At death of sd wife everything to be sold & proceeds 
divided between the ch or their descendants viz. 



HeirS" 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Cyrus S, Thompson 
Amelia E, Carter 
Amanda C. Thompson 
Gilmore B. Thompson 
John P. Thompson 
Leonidas R. Thompson 
Mary Jane Thompson 
William H. Thompson 
Margaret A. S. V/ard 
Silas J. Thompson 
Clifton J. Thompson 

None named 

Rufus V/ard 
James V.', Spencer 



THOMPSON, Samuel P. 
Dtd 15 Feb 1893 
Wife- 



Bk 5 PP 137,138,139 

Rec 22 July 1893 

Louisa A. Thompson to have use of 
entire estate 



After death of sd wife testator wishes $500.00 to go to 
Ministerial Aid Society for the Methodist Episcapal 
Church for benefit of worn out ministers. Testator also 
wishes wife to name Lee Mallicoat & Isaac Williams as her 
beneficiaries 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Louisa A. Thompson 

William B. Miller 
Ed. E. Faulkner 



wife 



- 212 



THRASHER, Alfred 

Dtd 9 Dec 1899 
Heirs- 



Wit- 

THRASHER, Catharine 
Dtd 14 Dec 1861 
Son- 

Exec- 
Vit- 



Bk 5 pp 581,382,383,384 

Rec 26 Dec 1899 

B. F. Thrasher - son 

Peter S. Thrasher - aon 

J, V/, Thrasher - son 

Grant Thrasher - son 

Samuel E, Bov/ers - son-in-law 

Elmer E, Buskirk - son-in-law 

Thomas A, Baker - son-in-law 

Theodocia Thompson - dau 

Tuide Young - dau 

Annie Brunnega - dau 

Clara Young - GrDau 

M. H. Buskirk 
P. M. Bov/ers 

Bk 3 PP 172,173 

Rec 22 Jan 1862 

Joel Thrasher to have entire estate 
after debts, etc. 

None named 

Alfred Thrasher 
Howard Campbell 



THRASHER, Elizabeth 
Dtd 22 Jan 1897 
Hus- 

Bequests- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 5 pp 274,275,276 

Rec 30 Jan 1897 

Haselet Thrasher to have all property- 
real & personal his life time 

lewis H, Thrasher - oldest step-son 
James W, Thrasher - 2nd step-son 
Ora Thrasher - step-son 
Florence Bruster'(?) - step-dau 

Ora Thrasher - step-son 

L. A. Underwood 
John H. Leonard 



215 



THRASHER, Jason N. 
Dtd 7 Mar 1902 
V/ife- 

Ch- 
Wit- 



Bk 5 PP 484 

Rec 15 Mar 1902 

Nannie Thrasher to have all property. 
At death of sd wife or remarriage, 
estate to go to 4 ch 

Olive Brown 
Frank Thrasher 
James Thrasher 
Alma Thrasher 

B. F. Thrasher 
Mary E. Bates 



T'lIRASHER, Joel 

Dtd 11 Jan 1864 
Wife- 

Son- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Rec 



Bk 3 PP 279,280,281 
12 Oct 1865 



0rlena(?) Thrasher to have control of 
all property & make a home for the 
minor ch on the farm. 

John Henry Thrasher is in the army to 
have a horse, bridle & saddle, also 
the othcor boys if they stay at home 
till 21. Girls get no horses 

Orlena Thrasher - wife 
Bro - left blank 

John W. Meredith 
James Carroll 



THRASHER, John 

Dtd 5 May 1877 
Wife- 



Bk 4 PP 149,150,151 

Rec 16 May 1877 

Mary Thrasher to have all real & 
personal property 



At death of sd v/ife real estate to go to 3 sons 



Sons- 



Joseph H. Thrasher 
George C. Thrasher 
John E. Thrasher 



Dau- Sarah M, Thrasher 

The above 4 ch to pay $60.00 each to 



- 214 



TKRASHER, John (Cont) 

The above 4 ch to pay S60.00 each to: 

Rachel Q. Paddock 
Eliza A. Gentry 
Mary M, Tarkington 
Kancy K. Tarkington 
Amanda E, Koons 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Mary Thrasher - v,rife 

John Koonz 
Franlclin Coleman 
Henry Koons 



THROOP, Lucinda 

Dtd 1 Sept 1885 

Dau- 

Exec- 

\7it- 



Bk 4 pp 403,404,405 

Rec 24 Sept 1885 

Estella Throop to have entire estate 

George \l, Bollenbacher 

Eliza J. Alexander 
Calvin R. Worrell 



T0ME1% Michael 

Dtd 22 Aug 1875 

Son- 
Other Heirs- 



Bk 4 pp 142,145,144,145 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Rec 16 Apr 1877 
Rec 25 Sept 1875 



in Brovm Co. 



John M. Tomey to have the fann in 
Monroe Co, alco all personal property 

Mary J. David - dau 

Sarah E» David - dau 

Samuel Torney - son 

Indiana Hubbard's heirs - dau 

Nancy R. Norman 

Margaret Peterson 

Virginia Davis 

Rachel S. McCoy 

John M. Tomey - son 

John Richards 
Benjamin Richards 



215 



TOURNER, Henry P. 

Dtd 27 Sept 1881 
Wife- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 4 pp 502,303 

Rec 21 Oct 1881 

Prances A. Tourner to have money- 
coming to the testator because he is 
a member of the Masonic Mutual 
Benefit Society 

None named 

J. K. Anderson 
George Bollenbacher 



TRIBBLE, Nancy 
.(widow of William Tribble) 



Bk 2 pp 128,129 



Dtd 19 May 1849 
HeirS" 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Rec 24 May 1850 

Byran Tribble's heirs (dec'd son) 

$1.00 
Heirs of son William Tribble - fa. 00 
Heirs of son Robert Tribble - fpl.OO 
John Childers - son-in-law - & his 

wife Matilda Childers (ray dau) the 

residue of the estate 

Jolin Ghildero - son 

John Gilmore 
Jesse Runnels 



URI^EY, JosephuB S. 
Dtd 30 Jan 1890 
All estate real d 
Heirs- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 5 PP 2 5-29 

Rec 19 Nov 1890 

personal to go to heirs (ch) 

Carrie B. Urmey 

Ida E. Urmey 

William N. Urmey 

Josephus G. Urmey 

Alice Neil 

Samuel Urmey has been given his share 

Newton K. McFadden 
Josephus G, Urmey 

James H. Lewder 
Andrew J. Skimerhorn 



Codicil - 4 Nov 1890 - changes legacy to Alice Neil 



- 216 

VAKDERPOLL, Samuel Bk 4 PP 242,243,244 

Dtd 5 June 1880 Rec 15 Julj^ 1880 

Wife- Sarah Vanderpool to have all property, 

after last expensefj, etc. 

At death of sd wife property to be sold & proceeds divided 
thus: 

Son- yilliara - 2/3 

Bro- Jeremiah Vanderpool - 1/3 

Exec- Jeremiah Vanderpool - bro 

Wit- Isaac A.- Chandler 

Milton M. Butcher 



VANOYS, Rebecca W. Bk 4 PP 36,37,38,. 

. (widow of Andrew Vanoys) 

Heirs- Caleb K, - son 

George W. - son 

Each of the following GrCh to have money: 

GrCh- Sarah Ellen Rollins (or Vanoys)?? 

. Rebecca J. Houston 
Rebecca J. Barrov/ 
Rebecca M. Fleaner 
Rebecca G. Vanoy 
Rebecca Ryors 
Bruzilla Campbell Vannoys (Vanoys)? 

Having no estate, testatrix can only give a mother's 
blessing to: 

Elsie Jane Rutherford 

Martha Ann Barrow 
Charlotte Mary Ryors 
Eli7.abeth Glen Houston 
Elisa E. V.hisenand 
Sallie Ann Holsapple 

Exec- Caleb H. Vanoy - son 

Wit- Milton Hight 

John McCalla 



- 217 



VEST, Wllliara 

Dtd 29 June 1850 
Wife- 

Ch infants- 
Eldest dau- 
Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 2 pp 144,145,146,147 

Rec 14 Jan 1851 

Permelia Jane Vest to have all property 
to raise the ch 

Mary Eliza Vest 
John W. Vest 

Frances A, R. Sanders 

Permelia Jane Vest - wife 

Alford H. Coffey 
David Byers 



VINT, Joshua 

Dtd 25 May 18&5 



Ek 3 PP 220,221 
Rec 28 Jan 1864 



Amanda A, Vint, dau of Joshua D. Vint & Mary V/ampler, dau 
of Jacob Warn pier, Jr. to have all the property. Should 
Amanda A. Vint die before coming of age then her share 
to go to John Henry Warapler, eldest son of Jacob V/ampler 



Exec* 



Wit- 



None named 

Robert Delap 

Jonathan 0. Whiseiinand 



VOLPERT, Michael 

Dtd 1 Mar 1901 

Wife- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 5 PP 455,456,457 

Rec 51 Oct 1901 

Alice May Volpert to have all estate, 

Alice May Volpert - wife 

Aurthur Cravens 
S. C, Dodds 



VOSS, Eraery B. 

Dtd 15 Oct 1887 
Wife- 



Bk 4 PP 508,509.510 

Rec 18 Nov 1887 

Emma M. Voss all real estate & personal 
property 



At death of wife estate to be divided among following 
heirs: 



- 21! 



VOSS, Emery B. (Cont) 

Heirs- Henry H. Voss - son 

Mary A. Seward - dau 
James C. Voss 
Catharine K. V/ylie 
Sarah L. Strong 
Charles K. Voss 
Lizzie E. Allen 
Edv/ard M. Voss 

Exec- Henry H, Voss - son 

Wit- Wm F. Brovming 

James B. Mullcy 

VOSS, William ' Bk 4 pp 269,270,271 

■ Dtd 24 Nov 1880 Rec 8 Dec 1880 

V/ife- PhoelDe Voss to have use of real estate 

& personal property 

Son- John C. Voss & 

Dau- Sarah E. Walker to have certain real 

estate both in Monroe & Perry Co., Ind, 

Exec- Ben P. Adams 

Wit- Lilly H. Adams 

George V/. Bryan 

WAGGONER, Burgess Bk 4 PP 2 64,265 

Dtd 17 May 1879 Rec 1 Nov 1880 

Dau- Amanda HcCaustand to have all personal 

property 

Exec- None named 

V/it- James D. Maxv/ell 

John Waldron 



- 219 

WAGONER. Sarepta Bk 3 pp 161,162 

(late Sarepta McCloud) 

Dtd 29 Oct 1860 Rec 19 Nov 1860 

^^^•" ? all property including property 

due testatrix as child & heir of 
Daniel McGloud, dec'd, late of Monroe 
Co., Ohio - also all property due 
her from estate of her GrFa William 
HcCloud of Clayton Co., lov/a 

I^xec" None named 

Wit- Joseph B. Walker 

Nicholas S. Mayfield 

WALL, Bartholomew Bk 2 pp 37,38,59 

Dtd 16 May 1845 Rec 7 Aug 1844 

^^^e- Nancy V/all to have property her life 

time 

^^^•" Nancy Ann Wall to have as much as 

her older sis received 

At death of wife Nancy, property to go to 2 sons 

Sons- Alexander A. V/all 

Rufus N. Wall 

Son- Andrew J, Wall & 

l>au- Evaline & 

Permelia have had their share 

^ec- Andrew J. Wall - son 

Nancy V/all -wife 

Wit- . John W. Evans 
John Fnillips 
Samuel L, Evans 

WAMPIER, Adam Bk 4 pp 117,118,119,120 

Dtd 21 June 1876 Rec 9 Aug 1876 

Heirs- Adam E. Wajnpler - son 

Dulcena Wampler - dau 
Cora Belle V.ampler 
Sarah M. Wampler - daus of Dulcena 
Wampler 
Paris G. Wampler - son 



- 220 



WAMHjER, Adam (Cont) 
Heirs (Cont)- 

Exec- 
Wit- 

WAMPLER, Jefferson 
Dtd 1 Jan 1875 
. Wife- 



Elizabeth J. Mize - dau 
Sarah Vant(?) - dau 
Mary A. Deckard - dau 
Nancy Jacobs - dau 

James Bender 

John C. Orchard 
George P. Finley 



Bk 4 pp 75-81 

Rec 18 Aug 1875 

Elizabeth V/ampler to have a good 
support out of the real estate given 
to sons 



Real estate to go to 4 sons viz, 



Sons- 

Dau- 

Exec- 

V/it- 



John Warn pier 

Thomas Warn pier 

Joseph Vterapler 

■William Wampler (equally) 

America Wooden 

Heirs of Marrlette Buskirk 

Thomas Wampler - son 
William Wampler - son 

William A. Montgomery 
William D. Johns 



Codicil - 1 May 1875 No new heirs named 



WAMHjER, Joseph 

Dtd 18 Aug 1877 
Wife- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 4 pp 555,554,555 
Rec 5 Mar 1885 

Elizabeth Wampler to have real estate 
& personal property. At death of sd 
wife estate to be divided between ch 
except son David B. Wampler who is 
not of sound mind, his part to be 
paid at intervals as needed. 

Joseph Wampler - son 

Alfred LajTnan - son-in-law 

John J. Cooper 
William Hedrick 



- 221 

WARD, Luke Bk 4 PP 562,563,364 

Dtd 6 Jan 1882 Rec 5 Mar 1884 

Sons- Reuben &-. 

David to have the home farm & give dau 
Nancy C, V/ard a home as long as she 
is single 

Other real estate to "be sold & proceeds divided between 
following ch 

Ch- Reuben 

Nancy C. 

Daniel 

Isaac 

Jaracs 

David Ward 

Jane W, McPetridge 

Sons William & John already have received their full share 

Exec- Daniel Ward - son 

V/it- Calvin P. Snodgrass 

Jonathan Rogers 

WARD, Reuben A. Bk 5 PP 33,39,40 

Dtd 5 Jan 1891 Rec 17 Feb 1891 

Wife- Nancy Ward to have 1/3 of the estate 

Bequests- Joseph McDerraont - GrCh 
Jane McDermont - GrCh 
Vina McDermont - GrCh 
Clara McDermont - GrCh 
(their dec'd mother dau of testator- 
no name) 
Mrs. Lilly G. Abrams - GrCh 

Residue of estate to ch nov.' living 

Exec- Francis M. Ward 

William H. Ward 

Wit- William M. A. Kirby 

Ben;)amin Voss 



- 222 



WEAVER, John 

Dtd 1 Majr 1896 
Wife- 



Bk 5 PP 256,257 
Rec 8 May 1896 
Margaret Weaver to have all property 



At death of sd wife property goes to following heirs: 

Heirs- Charles M. Weaver 

John Dunbar Weaver 
Margaret L. Weaver 
Julie E» Weaver 
William J. Weaver 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Andrew T. Massy 

J, P. Turner 
Benjamin Voss 



WEAVER, John 

Dtd 21 Sept 1849 
Wife- 
Son- 
Dau- 

Exec- 
Uit- 



Rec 



Bk 5 PP 38 
Nov 1852 



Elizabeth Weaver to have SIOO.OO over 
her portion of the extate 

Abraham Weaver & 

Amanda to have land equal to that 
given to testator's son George Weaver 
& his dau Anna Myers, Also personal 
property on the same basis, 

George V/eaver - son 
Abraham V/eaver 

Barton R. Byers 
William J, Parley 



WEINER, Henry 

Dtd 22 Feb 1881 
Wife- 

Son- 

Other Heirs- 



Bk 4 pp 294,295,296 

Rec 28 May 1881 

Catharina Weiner (born Kesfer?) to 
have all property real & personal 

Joseph Weiner has had his share of 
estate, 

Magdalena V/einer - dau 
Balentine V.'einer - son 
Anton Weiner - son 



- 223 



WEINER, Henry (Cont] 
Exec- 
Wit- 



Nonc nam eel 

John Carr 

Pleasan-t L, D. Mitchell 

August Barth 



WEIR, Charles S. 

Dtd 10 Nov 1890 
Wife- 



Bequests- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk iJ pp 313,514,315 

Rec 25 July 1898 

Eliza S, Weir to have all real estate 
and all personal property. At death 
of sd v;ife tlie homestead (155 acres) 
to go to son John Weir and the rest 
of the ch to have remaining real 
estate 

Robert W. Weir - son 
Jane I. Strong - dau 

John V/eir - son 

James B. Mulkey 
Jhon Ehin 



Codicil - signed 10 Nov 1890 also 



WEIR, David M. 
(of LaCrosse Co., Wis.) 



Bk 3 PP 242,243,244,245 



Dtd 21 Aug 1866 Rec 28 Oct 1867 
Estate heired from dec'd father to go to; 



Heirs- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



James C. Weir - bro 
Mary L. Harbison - sis 
Euphronia I, Weir - sis 
(all of town of Neshoner, LaCrosse 
Co., Wis.) 
Mary Weir - Step-Mother 

James C. Weir - bro 

T. N. Horton 
Isabella Reed 
letitia Reed 



WEIR, John 

Dtd 21 Mar 1855 
Wife- 



- 224 

Bk 3 PP 88,89,90 

Rec 22 Nov 1856 

Jennet V/eir to have use of estate 
her life time 



At death of sd wife, out of what is left, daughters to 
have $100.00 and what is then left ch to share equally 
in it. 



Exec- 




Samuel Weir - son 


Wit- 




Charles C. Moffett 
Morton C. Hunter 


50RH, John 




Bk 4 PP 


Dtd 11 Mar 


1873 


Rec 1 Apr 1873 


Wife- 




Mary V/ilborn to have 



,7 



from sale of all property real & 
personal 

Heirs- Milton V/ilborn - GrSon 

Nancy Baker - dau 
Louisa Cooper - dau 
Alzira Hall - dau 
Hannah J. Goodv;in - GrDau 
G. W.(or H.) Wilhorn - son 
Polly Ann Baker - dau 

Heirs above to have the other 2/3 of proceeds from sale 
of property 



Exec- 
Wit- 



G. H, (or W) Welborn 

John Smith 
William Trees e 



WELCH, Mariah 

Dtd 18 Oct 1875 
Son- 



Bk 4 pp 177,178,179 

Rec 10 Oct 1877 

George W. V/elch to have certain real 
estate & in return to take care & 
provide for Prances M. Welch as long 
as he lives.* 



Exec- 
Wit- 



George W. Welch - son 

James Burke 
W. L. Buskirk 
William L. Adams 



♦This bequest is ambiguous, is Frances M. Welch male or 
female? 



225 



WESLEY, Frederic 

Dtd 19 Apr 1869 
Heirs- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 3 PP 381,582,383 

Rec 5 May 1869 

Angeline Deckard'e heirs - $800.00 
Calvin Wesley - son - C-SOO.OO 
Samantha Pennington - dau - $2.00 
Elcana Deckard - dau - $2.00 

Isaac Elmore 

Wilford Cartel- 
George Musser 



WHISENKAKD, George 

Dtd 20 June 1856 

Dau- 

Other Ch- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 3 PP 218,219 

Rec 29 Jan 1864 

Ann Simpson, wife of Luke Simpson 

Catharine Da?? 
Sarah Simpson 
Elisabeth Stams 
Jane Griff a 
Hannah Del op 
Mary Ann Neff 
George Whisennand 

Jonaths.n &; William have been given 
their skre 

None named 

Thomas Mullikin 
George W. Hardin 
Joshua 0. Howe 



WHISEMAKD, leaae 

Dtd 19 Feb 1859 
Wife- 

Son- 



Other Heirs- 



Bk 3 PP 136,137,138 

Rec 15 Apr 1859 

Anna Whisennand to have home place 
& what personal items she brought 
with her when she married testator 

Isaae Jackson V/hisennand to live with 
Bd wife of testator 

James V/hisennand Coffey, son of testator's 
dau Mary to have £200.00 

Margaret Isenhour 
Wm C. Whisennand 
Rebecca dayman 
John D. V.'hisennand 



- 226 



WHISENNAND, Isaac (Gont) 



Other Heirs 
(Gont) 


Isaac J. Whisennand 
James M. Y/hisennand 
Sarah Ellen liay field 


Exec- 




John D. Whisennand - son 
Isaac J. V/hiseixnand - son 


Wit- 




Jesse T. Oox 

John K^ Whisennand 


WHISENNAND, 


Jacob 


Bk 2 pp 24,25 


Dtd 11 


Sept 1843 


Rec 24 Oct 1843 


Wife- 




Rebecca V/hisennand 


Son- 




? V/hisennand 


Dau° 




Elizabeth Whisennand, these 5 to have 
the home property 


Other ch- 


Isaae V'hisennand - son 

Heirs of above named Elizabeth (if any) 

Polly 

John R. 

William 

Rebecca 

Soloraon 

Michael 

Catharine 


Exec- 




None named 


Wit- 




John Tiffe 
G. K. M. Hoge 



V/HISEIUNT;, John C. Bk 5 PP 295,296,297 

Dtd 29 July 1897 Rec 24 Aug 1897 

Wife- Margaret V.Qiisennand money & real estate 

GrDau of testator's former wife (no named) mentioned, 
GrSon- 



Dau- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Roy H. Ousler to have $300.00 (this 
GrDau & Roy H. bro & sis) 

Armina E. Ousler real estate 
Golda May Ousler 
Roy H. Ousler - ch of Armina E. Ousler 

William I. Fee 
Sol. E. Carmichael 
Charles H. Sibert 



- 227 

WHISEMND, John D. Bk 5 PP 365,366,367 

D-td 11 Jan 1896 Rec 14 Sept 1899 

Wife- Susan 0, V/hisenand to have certain 

personal property- 
All real estate to be sold & all personal not taken by 

ad wife sold & residue after debts to go to following 

ch; 

Ch" Emily F. Bradley 

Janes L. V/hisenand 
Lizzie F, Body 
Sadie A. Campbell 
Cynthia Rhorer 
Gilbert F, Ridge 

Exec- James L, Whisenand 

Wit- John A. McDonald 

Thos, J. Sare 

WHISENAND, John K. Bk 4 pp 457,458,459 

Dtd 18 July 1878 Rec 5 Oct 1886 

Estate after debts, etc., to be divided between these 
heirs: 

Heirs- Rebecca Turner 

William H, V/hisenand 
Esther E. Godsey 
Sarah J, Thornton 
Mary A. Hanna 
Orpha V/odsack 

Exec- William Henry Whisenand 

Wit- John G. Whisenand 

Olelland F. Dodds 



WHISSEIUND, Paul Bk 1 p 13 

Dtd No date Rec 9 Jan 1824(?) 

Wife- ? & ch to have everything (no name£ 

Exec- John M. Jenkins 

Wife - refused to serve, no name 

. Wit- Thomas Thornburgh 

John Owens, Jr. 



228 



V/HI TAKER, James 

Dtd 18 Aug 1873 
Ch- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Rec 



Bk 4 pp 49-52 
5 Dec 1874 



John S. 

Enoch P. 

Isaac 

Joshua J, 

Susanna Maloney 

William 

Benjamin F. 

Samuel 

Abraham 

George V/, 

James - all to share equallj' taking 

into account previous dvancements 

made to each 

Aquilla V/. Rogers 

Charles P. Tuley 
William J. Potter 



WHITSELL, Eliza Ann Bk 5 pp 345.346,347 

Dtd 9 Sept 1890 Rec 5 June 1899 

^^^~ William E. V/hitsell to have all propertj^ 

At death of hus the following ch to divide the property: 



Ch- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Serepta A. Neal 
Sarah Alice Martin 

None 

E. M. V/oody 
Samuel S. Griffith 



WICKERSHAl-I, Juliett Augusta Bk 3 pp 247,248,249 
Dtd 15 Sept 1864 Rec 10 Dec 1864 
James Wickersham 



Hus- 
Son- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Joseph Woodward Wickersham to have 
all real estate & personal property 

James V/ickersham - hus 

William B. Haines(?) 
Cyrus Nutt 



- 229 



WIER, Alexander C. Bk 4 pp 274-277 

Dtd ? Mar 1877 Rec 25 Mar 1881 

V/ife- Eliza Wier to have all real & personal 

property 

Youngest dau- Jessie Wier 

Son- Arthur V/ier 

Dau- Alice Wier - all to have real estate 

Oldest son- Corwin 0. Wier already has his share 

Wife, or in case of her death the 2 sons Arthur & Corwin, 
to manage the estate but not appointed as exec 

Wit- Thos. J. Byers 

David Byers 

Note this narae spelled Weir and Wier on sheet. 

WIER, Samuel Bk 5 pp 139,140,141 

Dtd 30 May 1859 Rec 15 June 1859 

Wife- Mary Wier to remain on homestead & 

raise family, the minor ch (4), 
until "the yoixngest is of age. 

Little dau Euphenia Irene & youngest son James C. to 
have the same opportunity for an education as older ch 
did 

Dau- Mary L, Harbison 

Sons- John A. 

David M. Wier 

Exec- Charles Wier - bro 

Wit- James Robinson 

David Byers 

WILKISOK, Mary Bk 3 PP 486,487 

Dtd 17 Aug 1872 Rec 30 Aug 1872 

Hus- Isura V/ilkison to have entire estate 

Exec- None named 

Wit- Henry Clark 

James H. Little 



2 30 



WILLIAl'lS, Godfrey Bk 2 pp 40,41,42 

Dtd * 15 1845 Rec 10 Feb 1845 

Son- William Williams 

Jesse Williams 

Dau- Polly Ann Greenv/ood, wife of William 

Greenv/ood 

Exec- Gilbert A, Hays was appointed but 

resigned 21 Mar 1845 



Wit- John G. Smydth 

D. K. Symdth 



WILLIAMS, Sarah Bk 4 PP 309-514 

Dtd 14 June 1870 Rec 3 June 1882 

Property to be sold & proceeds put at interest till 
George M. Williams, son of Prancis M. Williams & 
testator's GrSon comes of age. Interest from this money 
used to support Florence J, Williams, Alice Williams, 
Julia Williams, all ch of Francis M. Williams. 

Daus- Eliza Robb 

Susan Bighara to have a share 

Exec- Dr. James D. Maxv;ell 

Wit- John J. Durant 

James H. Rogers 

Codicil - June 1881 - no new names 



WILLIAMSON, Alex Bk 4 pp 248,249 

Dtd 28 June 1880 Rec 24 July 1880 

Entire estate to be divided betv/een testator's bro & sii 

Bro- James Williamson 

Sis- Mrs. Jane Grant 

Exec- James Russell 

Wit- Nathan Smith 

James Dodd 



231 



WILSON, Archibald 
Dtd 1 Kov 1875 
Wife- 

Heirs- 
Exec- 
V/it- 



Bk 4 pp 278,279,280,281 

Rec 28 Mar 1881 

Elizabeth Wilson to have control of 
entire estate 

Mary L. Wilson - youngest dau 
William B. Wilson - son 
Jennie V/. Wallace 
James M, Wilson - son 

Wife Elizabeth Wilson 
William B. & James M. - sons - should 
is wife unable to take care of it 

Thomas J. Byers 
David Byers 
G. W. McHenry 
John A. Walker 



WILSON, 


Elizabe 


!th 


Dtd 


4 Aug 


1904 


Dau- 






Sons 


„ 




Exec 


- 




Wit- 






WILSON, 


Emsley 




Dtd 


27 Oc-t 


; 1877 



Wife- 
Exec- 
Wit- 



Ek 5 PP 562 

Rec 17 Nov 1904 

Carrie C. Hughes all the property 

Weston Wilson 

Welty Wilson to have $100.00 each 

Carrie C. Hughes - dau 

Martha A. Smith 
Duley P. Smith 



Bk 4 pp 180,181,182 

Rec 19 Nov 1877 

Perlina Wilson to have all real estate 
& personal property except the home 
farm which goes to GrSon A. Clay 
Curry ^c in return sd GrSon is to live 
with testator's wife & care for 
her her life time 

Perlina Wilson - wife 
A. Clay Curry - GrSon 

James D. Maxwell 
C. H. Henderson 



-2 32 



WILSON, Perliria Bk 4 PP 551,552 

Dtd 27 Jan 1886 Rec 8 Oct 1888 

Wants stones for dec'd hus Sc herself setup. 

GrDau- Eva Curry (nov/ married but her present 

name unknown to testatrix, all personal 
property 

Real estate to be sold & all debts & last expenses taken 
care of out of proceeds of sd sale & balance if any to 
go to the sd GrDau in 1st item. 

Exec- James D. Maxv/ell, Jr. 

Wit- James D. Maxwell, Sr. 

R. A. Fulk 

WITHROW, Thomas A. Bk 4 PP 576,577 

Dtd 9 July 1884 Rec 22 Nov 1889 

All estate to dau Cornelia Withrow except: 

Son- Jefferson Wi throw - $5.00 

Dau- Harriet - $5.00 

Benjamin Voss to be guardia.n of dau Anna Cornelia V/ithrow 

Exec- Benjamin Voss 

Wit- James B. Faris 

Thomas Harden 

WITHROW, Wesley Bk 3 PP 442,443,444 

Dtd 1 Mar 1869 Rec 3 Sept 1870 

Wife- Sarah Withrow to have the home farm 

& all personal property 

After death of sd wife the residue of estate to go to 
son Balney because of his bodily infirmaties, he cannot 
make a living for himself 

Exec- Sarah Whiitson - wife 

Wit- Barton Acuff 

William T. Bell 



235 



V/OOMLL, Darv/in M. 
Dtd 24 Aug 1903 
Heirs- 



Exec- 


- 




Wit- 






W.OOMLL, 


Perry 




Dtd 


6 Apr 


1870 


Wifc= 






Wife' 


's dau£ 


!- 



Son- 
Son- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 5 P 540 

Rec 16 Oct 1903 

Anna J. Byers - Step dau 
Joseph G. Byers -- Step-son 
Oeiris R. V/oodall - son 
Atta K, Cavineca - dau 

Oeiris R. V/oodall - son 

Charles G. Oaviness - son-in-law 

Samuel B. Curry 
David B. Stanger 



Bk 3 PP 439,440,441 

Rec 11 June 1870 

? & her 6 daus certain real estate 

Sally B. Armstrong 
Catharine C, Armstrong 
Margaret J. Armstrong 
Mary E. Armstrong 
Rebecca A. Woodall 
Nancy S. Woodall 

Darwin M, Woodall to have certain real 
estate & personal property 

Pleasant J, V/oodall has had his share 
of estate 

Elizabeth V/hisennand (nee V/oodall) 
also has had her share 

Darwin M. Woodall - son 

Russell McManis 
Thomas J. Owens 



WOODBUR]^, Sarah McGill 
Dtd 2 4 Jan 1891 
Neice- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 5 PP 34,35 

ReC 17 Feb 1891 

Louisa Evalyn Crowe to have all property 
real & pesonal 

Walter Emmett Woodburn 

J, A, Woodburn 
Martha McCain 



234 



WOODEN, Solomon 

Dtd 14 Apr 1857 
Wife- 



Sons- 



Rec 



Bk 3 PP 153,154 
20 July 1860 



Ellen Wooden to have entire estate 
to mise the oh. At decease of sd 
wife the entire ectate to go to 2 
youngest cons viz ' 

Granville Sandford Wooden 
Solomon Wesley Wooden 

John K. MilcaleC?) 
Nancy Jane's heirs 
F. Perry ^c 
S. Elizabeth mentioned 



Son- 
Dau" 
Exec- 



Prancis Marion 

Mary Ellen 

David Chambers 
John Ketchara 



Wit- 



John Dillwon 
John Ketchum 



WOODS, Jacob 
(age 75 yrs) 



Dtd 6 


Mar 


1880 


Wife- 






Dau- 






GrSon- 






Exec- 






Wit- 






WOODWARD, 


Bartlett 


Dtd 2 


Oct 


1846 


Wife- 






■ Exec- 






Wit- 







Bk 5 PP 258,259 



Rec 15 July 1896 

Matilda Woods to have all property 
her life time. At death of sd wife 
property to go to dau 

Mary J, Doggy 

James N, Parks 
Charles Baggy? 

None named 

Richard M. Green 
Samuel H, Dunn 



Rec 



Bk 2 pp 70,71 
12 Nov 1846 



Sarah Woodward to have all property 
in order to raise the ch & educate 
them 

John Tate (?) 

Thomas Nichols 
Solomon Lucas 



- 2y, 



WOODWARD. Jaroes Bk 5 PP 460,461 

Dtd 9 Jan 1871 Rec 1 July 1871 

Wife- Susanah V/oodv/ard to have the home farm 

& personal property 

Heirs to have personal property not taken by wife 

Exec- None named 

Wit- John A. Metcalf 

C. M. Anderson 

WOODWARD, John T. Bk 4 PP 155-160 

Dtd 9 Kay 1877 Rec 21 June 1877 

V/ife- Lucinda A. Woodv/ard to have certain 

real estate, certain personal property 
& SIOOO.OO in cash 

Benjamin P. Adams appointed guardian for minor 2 daus: 

Daus- Luc}'- G-. V/oodv/ard 

Fannie S. V/oodward 

S600.00 to be used for their maintainance & education. 

Son- John T. Woodv/ard (minor) - $400.00 

for maintaina,nce & education also a 
sorrel horse (Frank) 

Balance of estate: 

Oh- Thaddeus H. Woodv/ard 

Mary S. McCormick 
Lucy M. Woodward 
John T. Woodv/ard 
Lucy G. Woodward 
Fannie S, Woodward 

Exec- Benjamin F. Adams 

Wit- Silas Combs 

James Dodd 

Codicil - 18 May 1877 - Wife Lucinda A. Woodward to have 
$500.00 extra & 6 ewes & 6 hogs 

Wit- P. Carmichael 

Thomas Carter 



- 236 



WOODWARD, Priecilla 
Dtd 12 Jan 1825 
Daus- 

Sons- 



Other 


ch- 


Exec- 




Wit- 




WOODV.'ARD, 


Silas 


Dtd : 


20 Aug 1847 



Wife- 



Rec 

Patsy & 
FranceB 



Bk 1 pp 55,56 



all household furniture 



Eartlett V/oodward 
Silas Woodward 
James \Voodv;ard 
Henry Woodward 

Nancy Grimes 

Heirs of Polly Girden(?) 

Joel Woodv;ard 

Bartlett Woodward - son 

V/ra Lowel(?) 
David Lilbough(?) 



Bk 2 pp 91,92 

Rec 11 Dec 1847 

Margaret Woodward to have use of real 
& personal estate. 



V/ants 2 j^oungest ch to have as much as the ch v/ho have 
left their father were given (no names) 

80 acres of land in Davies Go. to be sold & proceeds 
divided between the ch 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Margaret Woodv/ard - wife 
James V/oodv.'ard 

Gabriel Ragsdale 
Arnold Melton 



WOOLEY, Elizabeth Bk 5 PP 508,309,310 

Dtd 14 Mar 1898 Rec 19 Mar 1898 

Mentions sis Mrs. Mary Pauley with whom testatrix lives 

Heirs- Mrs. Mary Pauley - sis 

George Wooley - bro 
Adda V/ooley - neice 



Exec- 
Wit- 



James B. Pauley 
Samuel Bray 

John R, Neeld 
Wm H. McCollough 



- 237 

WRIGHT, Edward Bk 3 PP 493,494,495,496 

Dtd 16 Oct 1872 Rec 14 Nov 1873 

Wife- Catharine S. Wright to have real 

estate & personal property- 
After death of wife her sis Louisa Patten & Ellen Caroline 
Patten ^.c to have the homestead. After death of v/ife, 
the testator's sis Hrs. Jane Covell (nov/ of Belville, 
New Jersey) & Mrs. Eliza King, nov/ Union Hill, New Jersey, 
to have certain interest which the wife will receive 
till her death 

Orders sorae real estate sold & the proceeds of sd sale 
bequosted to Home Missions of the Presbyterian Church 
of the United States, Also to fs Board of Education 
of Danie church. The Board of Foreign Missions of same 
church & to Trustees of sd church for the use of disabled 
ministers & families. 

Exec- Catharine S. Wright - wife 

Robert C. Foster 

Wit- Ambrose Y. Koore 

Samuel E, Holtzman 



WRIGHT, John Bk 1 pp 19,20,21 

Dtd 28(?) June 182 5 Rec 13 July 182 5 

Wife- Rachael Wright to use the property 

to raise their ch 

Oldest son- William Seaman Wright 

Exec- Rachael Wright - wife 

William Seaman(?) Wright - son 

Wit- J. Whitehead 

Daniel Rav/lins 
Wra Barrington 

WYLIE, John Bk 3 PP 432,433,434,435 

Dtd 9 Mar 1870 Rec 7 Apr 1870 

Wife- Martha M. V.'ylie to have 1/3 of estate 

real & personal. 

Remaining 2/3 to go to the 3 ch 

Ch- Samuel Oscar V/ylie - eldest son 

Emma Jane Wylie - dau 
Leu Ireraias(?) Wylie - youngest son 



- 258 



WYIIE, John (Cont) 
Exec- 
W it- 



Martha M. V/ylie - wife 

Hiram Pauley- 
James A. Strong 



WYLIE, Peter 

Dtd 21 Sept 1856 
No wife mentioned 
Dau- 

Sons- 



Dan- 
GrCh- 

GrCh- 

GrSon- 

GrSon- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Rec 



Bk 3 pp 95,96,97 
50 Jan 1857 



Nancy Martin, wife of Hugh Martin, 
^^500.00 for her kindness to her 
father. 

Francis V/ylie 

Joseph V/ylie certain real estate. 

Francis to be trustee for his younger 

bro Joseph V/ylie 

Lalley Ann Martin, wife of John 
Martin $200.00 

Mary Ann Service 
Peter V/ylie Service 
John V/, Service 
Elizabeth Service 

Jane Service, ch of dau Jane Service, 
dec'd (;25.00 each 

Mary Elizabeth Gourley - 
Lilly Ann Gourley 

Margaret Roseannah GouTlsy, ch of dec'd 
dau Margaret Gourley - S25.00 each 

James P. V/ylie, ch of son James V/ylie, 
dec'd - ^.2 5.00 

James Washington Wylie, son of testator' 
son Francis Wylie - $25.00 

Hugh Martin - son-in-law 

James Marshall 
F. P. Tourner 
Paris C. Dunning 



2 39 



WYLIE, Reddick M, 

Dtd 30 Aug 1899 

VVife- 

Exec- 

Wit- 



Bk 5 pp 563 

Rec 29 Dec 1904 

Madaline A. Wylie to have all property 

Madaline A. V/ylie 

John Enni(?) . 
Arthur Brant 
Eva Hall 



WYLIE, Theophelus A. 
Dtd 21 May 1895 
• Wife- 



Dau~ 
Son- 
Dau" 
GrCh- 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 5 pp 219,220,221 

Rec 15 June 1895 

Rebecca D. Wylie to have all personal 
& real estate her life time. In 
case sd v/ife does not survive testator 
or at her death estate to be divided 
in 4 parts 

Elizabeth Louisa Boiaon - 1/4 

Theodore W. J. Wylio - 1/4 

Margaret Mullette - 1/4 

Oh of dec'd son Samuel Brovm Wylie 
Theophelus 
Samuel B, 
Rebecca I). 
Lav/rence S. Wylie - 1/4 

Not named 

T. J. Louden 
R. M. Weir 



YAKEY, Joseph 

Dtd 23 Feb 1874 
Wife- 



Heirs- 

Ch (living) 



Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 4 pp 68,69,70 
Rec 28 July 1875 

personal 



? to have the home farm 
property 



Maria Jane Dilley 
Peter H. Yakey 
Elisabeth T. Glasener 
Rose A. Frame 
Penelope S. Booker 
Joseph Nelson Yakey 

Joseph Nelson Yakey 

James H. Rogers 
Jesse T. CqX 



240 



YOHO, Samuel 

Dtd 26 Sept 1876 
Wife- 



Rec 



Bk 5 PP 98,99,100 
8 Sept 1892 



Barbara Yoho to have all real estate 
& personal property 



At death of sd v/ife all estate to be sold 
divided betv/een: 



proceeds 



Heirs- 



Isaac M. 

Hannah 

Samuel R. 

Richard W. 

Jane 

Lidda E. (no last names) 



\/hora testator says are his lawful heirs 
Exec- Richard V/. Yoho 



Burley ch 



Wit- 



Sexson Long 
Joseph Mathev/s 



Codicil - 29 Dec 1891 - to Jane V/halen & her bodily heirs 
real estate. This her share in her father's estate 



Wit- 



John S. Kathev/s 



YOUNG, Abraham 

Dtd 12 Feb 1850 
Wife- 

Sons- 

Dau- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Rec 



Bk 2 PP 120,121,122 
26 Feb 1850 



Susan Young to have home place 
personal goods 

David Young 
Joseph Young 
John Young 
Isaae Young 

Mary Young 
Elizabeth Young 

None named 

Ivy C. Bender 
David Young 



all 



- 241 



YOUNG, David A. 

Dtd 3 Mar 1877 

Sis- 

Bro- 

Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 4 PP 140,141 

Rec 28 Kar 1877 

Mary Bunger 

James U(?) Young - they to have all real 
& personal property 

Benjamin F. Adams 

Zachariah T. Coffin 
Daniel V^ard 



YOUKG, Emily M. 

Dtd 15 Jan 1895 
Youngest son- 
Eldest son- 
2nd son- 
Dau- 
Exec- 
Wit- 



Bk 5 PP 559,360 

Rec 1 Aug 1899 

Bert Young - son - to have real estate 
in Ind. & Adams Co., Mississippi 

Tully T» Young Si. 00 

William T. Young - $1.00 

Emma Young Gates - 11.00 

Bert Young - son 

Geo. V.'. Bollenbacker 
Richard A. Pulk 



YOUNG, Isaae W. 

Dtd 16 Oct 1873 
Wife- 



Bk 4 PP 18,19 

Rec 29 Oct 1873 

Martha E. Young to have all property 
to mise ch 



Dau- Mary E. 

Rebecca S. - minors 

Wife to be gd. of above daus 

Exec- Martha E. Young 

Wit- David A, Young 

Joel McCoy 



- 242 

YOUNG, John V. Bk 3 PP 91 ,92 ,95,94 

Dtd 30 Dgc 1856 Rec 14 Jan 1857 

Wife- Priscilla Young to remain on the farm 

& keep & support the ch 

Bro Alexander to manage the farm for the sd wife. All 
real estate, other than home farm, to he sold & proceeds 
put out at interest. 

Scholarship of testator at the Indiana University "be kept 
for the ch 

\M Turner to be gd. for the ch. 

Exec- Joseph Bunger 

Rev William Turner 

Wit- Morton C. Hunter 

Alexander Young 



Ek 5 PP 396,397,598 

Rec 31 Aug 1869 

Mary & 

David A. 

James V, - they to have all real estate 
& all personal property 

Joseph Bunger 

Luke Ward 
John H. Louden 



YOURG, W: 


113 


-iam 


T. 


Dtd 


7 


Kay 


1869 


Sis- 








Bros- 


- 






Exec- 


. 






V/it- 









60 29 1 




















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