Will of
Elizabeth & Isabella McLEOD

Contributed by Toni Allen, 26 March 2001


Recorded in Will Book A, page 174, Case 1, Box 21.  Recorded on the
21st day of March, 1831, Wm. Easterling, Ordinary of Marlborough District.

In the Name of God Amen  We Isabella and Elizabeth McLeod of Marlborough
District and State of South Carolina --- revoking all others appoint this to
be our last will & testament.

We give to our beloved Nephew Daniel McLeod Negro Olley (or Olive) and her
children, to wit Rose, Marvel, Surena and Jude

We give to B. Ann Bodeford one half of our cattle (to wit) Cows & Sheep also
one half of the House hold furniture & Clothes we may die pofsefsed of ---
witnefs our hands & Seal this 4th March 1819

				Elizabeth	 X	McLeod	(Seal)
				  Isabella	 X	McLeod	(Seal)

Signed Sealed & declared
in presence of ---
Alex. r. Peterkin
Elaner Evans
Jesse Peterkin

Elizabeth & Isabella McLeod were John’s McLeod sisters who came to North Carolina
 to raise John and Jane Hunter McLeod’s three orphaned children.

Alexander R. Peterkin, Daniel McLeod’s wife’s step-father
Eleanor Evans, Daniel McLeod’s sister-in-law, Catherine Evans McLeod’s sister.
Jesse Peterkin, Catherine Evans McLeod’s half-brother.

Daniel McLeod’s wife was Catherine Evans. 
 Her mother, Elizabeth Vining, (1762-1833) married William Evans,
 and after he died married Alexander R. Peterkin.
Catherine is related to all of the signed witness, listed above.

Isabella McLeod, sister to Daniel McLeod, married Aaron Bodiford (Bodeford)
in 1816.

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