WILL # 162 OF 1895

ADELIA E. CROMLEY

ADELIA E CROMLEY OF THE TOWNSHIP OF SALEM COUNTY OF LUZERNE AND STATE OF PENNSYLVANIA BEING OF SOUND MIND AND BODY ASSUMING AND UNDERSTANDING DO MAKE AND PUBLISH THIS MY LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT HEREBY REKOVING AND MAKING VOID ALL FORMER WILLS BY ME AT THE TIME HERE TOFORE MADE.AND FIRST I DIRECT ALL MY JUST DEBTS AND FUNERAL EXPENSES TO BE FULLY PAID AND SATISFIED BY MY EXECUTOR HERINAFTER NAMED AS SOON AS CONVIENTIALLY MAY BE AFTER MY DECEASE.AND THAT THE SAME BE CONDUCTED IN MY ESTATE AND SITUATION IN LIFE.I DIRECT THAT ALL MY PROPERTY,REAL,PERSONAL,AND MIXED SHALL BE CONVERTED INTO MONEY BY MY EXECUTOR HERINAFTER NAMES AS SOON AS MY DEATH AS PRACTIBLE,AND FOR THAT PURPOSE I DO HEREBY AUTHORIZE,AND EMPOWER MY SAID EXECUTOR HERINAFTER NAMED TO SELL,DISPOSE OF ALL MY SAID REAL ESTATE EITHER BY PUBLIC SALE OR PRIVATE SALE OR SALES FOR THE BEST PRICE OR PRICES THAT CAN BE GOTTEN FOR THE SAME AND THE PROPER DEED OR DEEDS CONVEYANCES OR ASSURANCES IN THE LAND TO BE DULY EXECUTED ACKNOWLEDGED AND PERFECTED TO GRAND CONVEY AND ASSURE THE SAME TO THE PURCHASER OR PURCHASERS THEREOF IN FEE SIMPLE AND WHERE THE WHOLE OF MY ESTATE SHALL BE CONVERTED INTO MONEY AS AFORESAID THEN I WILL AND DIRET THAT THE SAME SHALL BE DIVIDED AS FOLLOWS,ITEM I GIVE AND BEQUEATH TO MY SON GEORGE CROMLEY THE SUM OF ONE DOLLAR. ITEM I GIVE AND BEQUEATH TO MY SON ELYDH CROMLEY THE SUM OF ONE DOLLAR.ITEM I BEQUEATH AND GIVE TO MY SON STEPHEN CROMLEY THE SUM OF ONE DOLLAR.ITEM I GIVE AND BEQUEATH TO MY SON DANIEL CROMLEY THE SUM OF ONE DOLLAR.ITEM THAT I GIVE AND BEQUEATH TO MY DAUGHTER SARAH CROMLEY THE SUM OF ONE DOLLAR. ALL THE REST RESIDUE AND REMAINDER OF MY ESTATE I GIVE AND BEQUEATH TO MY TWO MINOR CHILDREN ANNIE CROMLEY AND GROVER C. CROMLEY SHARE AND SHARE ALIKE THE SAME TO BEHELD IN TRUST UNTIL THEY ARRIVE AT THE AGE OF TWENTY-ONE YEARS BY THEIR GUARDIAN HERINAFTER APPOINTED I DO HEREBY APPOINT ABRAHAM REICHARD GUARDIAN OF MY TWO CHILDREN ANNIE CROMLEY AND GROVER C CROMLEY AND LASTLY I APPOINT ALONZO J SULT TO BE THE EXECUTOR OF THIS MY LAST WILL AND TESTEMANT. IN WITNESS WHEREOF I ADELIA E. CROMLEY THE TESTATRIX HAVE TO THIS MY WILL WRITTEN ON ONE SHEET OF PAPER SET MY HAND AND SEAL THIS 13TH DAY OF MARCH 1895---------MRS. ADELIA E. CROMLEY