Will of Elliott Enlow 

Submitted by Leonard Enlow



Registered in Will Book Vol. 6 pages 605 and 606

In the name of god Amen I Elliott Enlow of Washington County Finley Township and State of Pennsylvania being infirm and in much pain of Body but of sound mind memory and understanding praised be god for it and Considering the Certanty of Death and the uncertanty of the time thereof and to the End that I may be the better Prepared to leave this world whenever it shall Please god to Call me hence I Do therefor make and declare this my last will and testament in manner following that is to Say first and Principally I Commend my Soul into the hand of Almighty god my Creator hoping for free Pardon and Remision of all my sins and to Enjoy Everlasting hapiness in the heavenly kingdom through Jesus (?) my Savior my Body I commit to the Earth at the Discretion of my Surviving. Executors herein after named and astuching (?) Such worldly Estate wherewith it has pleased god to bless me in this life I give Demise and dispose of the same in the following manner that is to Say first it is my will that all my just Debts and funeral Expenses be paid out of my Estate Secondly I give all my landed Estate to my well Beloved sons John Enlow & Gideon Equally share and share So I give my son John Privlege to purchase from Gideon and te has made payment and the whole is Johns thirdly it is my will that my well beloved Daughter Martha if She Shall Remain Single and Shall become unable to get her living herself in that Case my Son John Shall give her a Comfortable living out of my Said Estate as to my household and kitchen firniture my grand Daughter Malinda Sprowls I give my bed and beding the Ballance of house hold and kitchen firniture to be divided by all my Daughters amongst themselves after my Diseas and I do apoint as the Executors of this my last will and testament my trusty friend John Patterson & my son John Enlow in testimony whereof I have Hereunto Set my hand and Seal this twentieth Day of March AD 1832
atest Isom Enlow
Cyrus Enlow
Elliott Enlow seal


Washington County Be it remembered that on the 15th day of August AD 1848 Before me William (?)Norman(?) Register for the probate of wills and granting letters of Administration in and for said county came Isom Enlow and Cyrus Enlow the subscribing witnesses to the aforegoing last will and testament of Elliott Enlow deceased who being duly sworn according to law do dispose and say that they were personally present and did see the said Testator execute the foregoing will and heard him publish, pronounce and declare the same as and for his last will and testament and that they subscribed their names as witness thereunto at the request of the Testator in his presence and in the presence of each other and at the time of his so doing he was of sound and ( ?) mind Memory and understanding to the best of their knowledge observation and belief And sworn to and subscribed
Isom Enlow
Before me
Cyrus Enlow

Transcribed by Dale E. Enlow 05/25/1999 from copy of original supplied by
Office of The Register of Wills, Washington County


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