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P.O. Box 117; Winder, GA 30680

Will of William F. Attaway

transcribed by Patricia Freeman Hardin

Franklin County GA
Will Book 1871-1911
Page 41

William F. Attaway Will
Georgia Franklin County

I William F. Attaway of Said State and County being of Sound and disposing mind and memory do make this my last Will and testament.
Item 1st
To God the giver of life and immortality, I bequeath my soul.
Item Second
I will that my property Situated in the town of Royston be sold or a Sufficient part thereof to pay all my just debts.
Item Third
Whereas my wife P.V. Attaway is very old and feeble and whereas my two daughters, Mary and Harriet who are now living with and unable to Support themselves, I will that they be supported out of the proceeds or rent of my land in Hart County But none of Said land shall be Sold until after their death.
Item Fourth
After the death of the three beneficiaries named in the foregoing Item (being Item 3rd) All of my property both personal and real shall be Sold and the proceeds of Said Sale Shall be equally divided among my children their heirs or assigns to wit: Wilburn B. Attaway, Thos W. Attaway, Laura E. Phillips, Geneva K. Evans, Lavina Ann Evans, Willie L. Attaway and James Floyd Attaway.
Item fifth
I hereby constitute my Son Willie L. Attaway Sole Executor of this my last Will and Testament, But in case of his death before this Will is finally executed, then I appoint my grand Son Noman W. Phillips to act in the completion of Said Executorship this May 1st 1902.

William F. Attaway

Signed declared and published by William F Attaway as his last Will and testament in the presence of us the Subscribers, who Subscribe our names hereto in the presence of Said Testator at his instance and request and of each other, he Signing in our presence and we signing in his presence.
Charles A. Wilder
V.C. Nelms
T.G. Dorough

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