Elizabeth WHITTINGTON, 1806
Transcribed and submitted by Ron Manley, 11 Sep 2006
In the Name of God Amen I Elizabeth Whittington Of Marl- borough County Beaing weeke of Body but of Perfect mind and memory and Cawlling unto mind the mortality of the Body and knowing that it is appointed for all woman once to dy do make and ordain this and no other to be my last Will and Testament and first of all I Resign my Soul into the hands of Almighty God who Gave it and my Body I recommend to the Earth to be buried with decent Christian Burial at the discretion of my Executors Nothing doubting but at the General Resurrection I Shall Recieve the Same again at the Hands of Almighty God who gave it and as touching such Worldly Estate as has pleased God to Bless me with in this life I Gave and Bequeathe in manner and form following
Item I gave and Bequeathe unto my Son in Law Gidian Blackmon one Shilling to be paid to him out of my Estate by my Executors it being the last part of his Portion and it Beaing the Last Part of the Portion of Hannah His Wife Deseaced
Item I Gave and Bequeathe unto my two Dauters Rachel Windham and Rada Neavel my trunk and wearring aperil to be Equally divided Between them Both.
Item I Gave and Bequeath unto my two grandauters Martha Whittington and Rachel Whittington dauters of Hannah Blackmon deseased one Small Negro Garl Named Bet to be Equally divided between them two and if either of the two Martha or Rachel shold dy without Issue to belong to the surviving one of them.
Item I Gave and Bequeathe unto my my Six Children that is to Say Frances Whittington John Whittington Nathaniel Whittington Levi Whittington Rachel Windham and Roda Neavel all and singular the rest of my Estate to be equally divided between them six.
Lastly I do nominate and appoint my three sons Francis Whitting ton and John Whittington and Nathaniel Whittington to Be my Lawful Executors. Ratifying and Confirming this and No other to be my Last Will and Testament this sixteenth day of October in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and five.her Elizabeth X Whittington (Seal) mark
Signed, sealed, and delivered
WILL OF ELIZABETH WHITTINGTON PAGE 2
in the Presence of us who in
her Presence and in the pre-
sence of each other have here-
unto subscribed our names.
Elisabeth frizeyell kirby
Millah dm Deracan
Recorded in Will Book A.
Page 48 Case 1 Box 11
Recorded April 14th, 1806
Wm. Easterling Ordy.
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