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                                 WILL OF

                            JOSEPH A. JOLLY

The State of South Carolina )
                            )
  Marion District           )

        I, Joseph A. Jolly, of the District and State aforesaid Being of

Sound and disposing mind memory and understanding do make and declare the

following as my Last will and Testament

Item 1std I. give and Bequeathe to my Beloved Wife Susan W. Jolly all the ne-

groes, with their increase, which were bequeathed by her Father William H.

Cannon Senior to her, and which came into my pofsefsion in her Right after

the decease, and under the will of Said Cannon, also the one third of the

proceeds of Sale of tract of Land Sold by the Exeutors of Said Cannon pur-

suant to the directins of this Said will, the Said Sum Without Interest a-

mounting to over Three Thousand dollars which I Receed in a Bond on H Can-

non Junior, I give and Bequeathe to My Said wife the said property to be

held and enjoyed by her without any restrictons ? ve such as are Lemited and

provided Concerning the Same by the will of said William H. Cannin - N. B.

The Interest on the Bond of William H Cannon Junior referred to above is not

intended to be included, as I had a right to the Interest -

Item 3d I. give Devise and Bequeathe to My Beloved wife Susan W. Jolly all

My Household and Kitchin furniture, my carriage and carriage Horses and one

third part of all other personal Estate not Before mentuned of which I. May

die pofsefsed, also one third part of the Plantatun and tract of Land on which

I now reside to be Set off to her so as her part thereof shall include the

Portum upon which the Dwelling House, out houses. yard garden are Situated

also one third part of all other Real Estate of which I May die Seised, To have

and To hold the Said property Real and Personal to the Said Susan W. Jolly her

heirs and afsigns forever - It is also my will and desire that in the Partitun

of the tract of Land upon which I reside My wife Shale not be Charged with

the value of the improvements mentuned above towit Dwelling House out houses -

but the third part Shale be set off to her irrespective of Such improvements.

JOSEPH A. JOLLY'S WILL PAGE 2

Item 4.  The rest and residu of my Estate Real and Personal not herein and

heretofore disposed of. I. Give Devise and Bequeathe to Susan W. Jolly and

C. J. Crawford To them & Theer Heirs forever in the Trust and Confidence

Neverthelefs that they Shale Stand Seised and pofsefsed of the Same for and

Subject to the following uses and trusts: To wit, ?ro and for the Sole and

Separate use, Benefit and Behoof of my Grand Daughter Susan Elisa Crawford

for and during the Period of her natural life, and free from the control,

Debts, Leabilitus and Contracts of any one whom she may marry - and during

the natural life of said Susan Elisa Whetherafeme Sole or feme Covert the

Said Susan W Jolly and C. J. Crawford Shale at their discretun either permit

the Said Susan Elisa to pofsefs and use the Said property or Shale manage

the same and annually account to, and pay over to the Said Susan Elisa the

rents and profits of same, whose Receipt notwithstanding her coverture Shale

be a valid discharge

Item 5.  From and after the death of Said Susan Elisa Crawford I give De-

vise and Bequeath the Property referred to in the 4th, andthat is to say next preceding

clause., which is convyed in trust for her benefit for life only, to any

child or children or the children of any deceased child she may Leave Living

at the term of her death, to them their heirs and afsigns forever - the

child or children of any Deceased child to represent a Deceased Parent.

Item 6.  If the Said Susan Elisa Crawford Should die Before I do or Shall

Survive me and at her decease Shale Leave no child or children or the Chil-

ren of any deceased child as provided in the 5th Clause of this my will, then

I Give Devise and Bequeathe the Property Real and Personal in the 4th Clause

Conveyed in trust for the Said Susan Elisa, to My Wife Susan W Jolly for and

during the Period of her natural life, and after her decease to My friend C.

J. Crawford forever, and if he Shale then be dead to his Children

Item 7.  I nominate constitute and appoint Susan W Jolly and C. J Crawford the

Executrix and Executor of this my Last will and Testament, and hereby Revoking

all former wills, do authorise them to arrange, manage and devide My Estate

according to the instructins heren declared Without the interventun of any

Court  The word "and" erased & the word "that is to Say" Interlined before

Signing

Signed Sealed Published and Declared

as and for the Last will and Testament


JOSEPH A JOLLY'S WILL PAGE 3

of Joseph A Jolly In the Presence      )
                                       )
of us Who Subscribed our Names hereto  )          Jos A Jolly (SEAL)
                                       )
as Witnefses in the Presence of The    )
                                       )
Testator and of Each Other This 24 day )
                                       )
of,,AprilA D 1850

JoscPherson

Recorded in Will Book 2, Page 154

Sworn to October 1, 1851

Edward B. Wheeler, Ordinary

Roll No. 427


The State of South Carolina )
                            )
    Marion District         )

      I. Joseph A Jolly of the District of Marion in the State aforesaid do

make and ordain the following as a codicil to my last will and Testament exe-

cuted by me on the 24th day of April A. D. Eighteen hundred and fifty in the

presence of Jas. McPhersen John G. Gregg and Robt E. McPherson

Item 1st It is my will and desire that the property and portion of my Estate

Real and Personal devised and bequeathed in in the fourth Clause of my Said

will to Susan W. Jolly and C. J. Crawford in trust for Susan Elisa Crawford for

life Shall vest absolutely in the Said Susan Elisa Crawford when She attains

the age of twenty oneyears, to the Said Susan Elisa and her Heirs forever - 

But if the Said Susan Elisa Shall die before She attains the age of twenty

one years and Shall leave ifsue living at the time of her death, then the Said

property with the increase thereof I, give and devise to the ifsue of Said

Susan Elisa, if more than one to be equally divided among them - But if the

Said Susan Elisa Shall die before She attains the age of twenty one years and

Shall leave no ifsue living at the time of her death then I giv and devise the

Said property Real and Personel to my wife Susan W Jolly - and if She Shall

then be dead I give and Devise the Same to my friend C. J. Crawford and if he

Shall then be dead to his children

Item 2.  So much of my Said Last will as provides that the property Set apart

for Susan Elisa Crawford Shall be held by my wife and C J Crawford in trust,


JOSEPH A. JOLLY'S WILL PAGE 4

and as appoints C. J. Crawford one of my Executors, and all other parts

and portions of the Same as are inconsistant and in Conflict with this codi-

cil to the Same I, hereby, annull and revoke, and in all other respects

whatsoever I, confirm the Same.

Item 3.  I nominate constitute and appoint my wife Susan W. Jolly Sole

Executrix of my Said will and this codicil, and I hereby empower her to

execute the Same -.

   In testemony Whereof I have hereunto Set my hand and Seal this the

21st day of July A. D. Eighteen hundred and fifty one

Signed Sealed Published and declared )             Jos A Jolly (SEAL)
                                     )
as and for a codicil to the Last will)
                                     )
and Testament of Joseph A Jolly. in  )
                                     )
the Presence of us who Subscribed    )
                                     )
our names hereto as witnefses in the )
                                     )
presence of each other and of said   )
                                     )
Joseph A Jolly                       )
                                     )
Edward Porcher                       )
                                     )
M. Cameron                           )

Recorded in Will Book 2, Page 155

Recorded Oct. 1, 1851

Roll No. 427


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