In the name of God Amen; I Hettie Norwood, of Howard County State of Maryland, being now of sound and disposing mind, memory and understanding do make and execute this my last will and testament.
First: I hereby devise to Lithuanna Shipley of Howard County, Md. - (my dear Niece) all of those tracts or parcels of land left me by my father the late John Norwood, being the land on which I reside and a wood lot near - I also desire that my brother John Norwood shall have a home on the said property as long as he may live, enjoying all the privelages(sp?)he has always enjoyed - I hereby constitute Lithuanna Shipley of Howard County to be my Executor of this my last will.
Witness my hand and seal this 24th day of May 1844.
John P. Wilson,
Seth N. Warfield,
Reference: Last will and testament of Hettie Norwood of Howard County, MD, Wills of Howard county, MD Liber TBH2, folio 323
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