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Early Probate Records

Estate of James Gibson, Deceased


6 Sept. 1850. Nancy Gibson, "the surviving wife of James Gibson, dec'd, "applies for probage of "my husband's will on Monday the 30th day of September 1850 [at next term of court]."

7 Sept. 1850. J. E. Holland swears that he was present when James Gibson made his last will and testament, that he was one of the witnesses, Wm W. Pile, the other [witness] "haveing died sence the will was wrote and signed." Sworn before A. F. Leonard, C.C., T.C.

Sept. Term of Court. Nancy Gibson was granted letters testamentary with the will annexed. A. W. Anderson, Henry Suggs, and Jacob Marlow were appointed appraisers.

14 Nov. 1850. Inventory of property of James Gibson by Nancy Gibson, Henry Suggs, and Benjamin Marlow, appraisers. Debtors to the estate: Dickson, Wm Gibson, James Parish, Jehue Fyke, David Myres, Jesse Gibson, Robert Gibson, S. K. Smith, J. P. Hallford, A. P. Leonard, and Jackson Foster.

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