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The George Long Estate
6 July 1861
Warren County, Ohio
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Transcription by Jim Keim on 30 July 2007
Edna L. Bowyer Records Center and Archives of Warren County Ohio
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5 Jan 1861 Will - page 1

In the name of the Benevolent
Father of all:

I George Long of Harlan Township
Warren County Ohio do make and
publish this my last will and testa

Item 1st I give and devise to my beloved wife
Sarah Long the land & appurtenances
belonging to me and cituated in the aforesaid State County
and Township known and described
as the home farm on which I now
live Lying and being in Harlan
Township Warren County and state
aforesaid for her natural life time
and after her decease then the prop~
erty both personal and Real of the
home farm is to be sold by my Exec
utor as follow to wit the personal
property I direct to be sold as soon
as practicable after the decease of
my wife Sarah and the Real Estate
to be sold within the period of two
years from the death or decease of
my wife Sarah Long. The proceeds
of the said Estate I direct to be divided
among my Lawful heirs Except my
daughter Mary Collins’ share out
of which I do give and devise fifty
Dollars to my daughter Mary’s eldest
Boy whose name is Leande
The fifty dollars I direct to be put
at interest if he is not of age and
to Remain until the said Leande becomes

5 Jan 1861 Will - page 2
of age and when he shall become
of age he is to Receive the said fifty
dollars with the interest that shall
have accrue (sic?) thereon.
I give and devise to David Stiles
son of Alonzo Stiles or his heirs a certain
tract or parcel of Land Lying on
the Goshen & Wilmington Pike cituated
in Harlan Township Warren County
And state of Ohio formally (sic) owned
by David Everhart Containing 24 Ac
res more or less to hold the same and
appropriate the same to his own use as he may see
proper after my death.

I do hereby nominate and appoint
Peter C Spurling Executor of this my
last will and testament hereby author
izing and empowering him to compro
mise adjust, Release and discharge in
such manner as he may deem proper
the debts and claime due me.
I do hereby Revoke all former wills
by me made

In testemony hereof I have hereunto
set my hand and seal this 5th
day of January in the year 1861.

Signed and acknowleged by George
Long as his last will and testement
in our presence: and signed by
us in his presence

Saml Craig
Martin Price

George x Long



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