Last Will and Testament of Mary Ann Caple,
dated 2 Jan 1899, Proved 9 Jan 1899


          I, Mary A. Caple, of Carroll County, in the State of Maryland, being of sound mind, memory and understanding, do make this my last will and testament, hereby revoking all other wills and testaments heretofore made by me.

     I hereby authorize and direct my hereinafter named Executor to sell all the property, real, personal and mixed, of which I shall die seized and possesses, and to grant, convey and assign the same to the purchaser or purchasers thereof.

     After the payment of all my just debts, funeral expenses and the cost of suitable tombstones to be setup at my grave, I give and bequeath unto my son William N. Yingling the sum of two hundred dollars. All the rest and residue of my estate I give and bequeath unto my four children, viz: Jacob M. Yingling, William N. Yingling, Florence Corbin, wife of William L. Corbin, and Francis B. Yingling, share and share alike.

     And lastly, I do, hereby appoint my son, William N. Yingling, to be the executor of this my last will and testament.

     In testimony whereof, I hereunto set my hand and seal this second day of January in the year eighteen hundred and ninety nine.

Mary A. Caple, (Seal)

     Signed, Sealed, Published and declared by the above named testatrix, Mary A. Caple, as and for her last will and testament in the presence of us, who, at her request, and in her presence -- of each other, have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses thereto.
Wm. H. Caple
S. N. Gorsuch, M.D.
Stephen H. Zepp

Source:
Carroll County Register of Wills, Maryland.
Will Book #8, Pages 207, 208
Probated: January 9, 1899
Carroll Co., MD.


This Will transcript was contributed to the USGenWeb/MDGenWeb by Brian K. Ring


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