WILL OF FIELDING ISAACS

Russell County, Virginia
Will Book 9, Pages 90-91
Executed 07 May 1872

I Fielding Isaacs of the County of Russell and State of Virginia being of sound mind and disposing memory but very old and infirm and calling to mind the uncertainty of life do make and publish my last will and testament in the following manner that is to say I give and bequeath to my daughter Rebecca Skeen wife of Armstrong Skeen my track of land lying in Russell County where I now live to have and to hold unto her and her heirs forever.

2" What little personal property I have I leave for payment of any personal expenses and any debts that I may owe.

To my other children I have nothing to give except my good wishes for their welfare. What I have given to my daughter Rebecca is in consideration of her kindness, care and attention to me and her mother in our old age and sickness.

I hereby revoke all other and former wills by me herefore made and declare this to be my last will.

Given under my hand and seal this 19th day of February 1872.

                                                                                      
Fielding Isaacs
        X His Mark

Signed Sealed and Acknowledged in our presence by Fielding Isaacs as for his last will and testament and we have signed the same as witnesses at his request and in his presence and in the presence of each other.

Teste
J Saule Fanning
Samuel Gibson

In Court held for Russell County at the Court House thereof on Tuesday the 7th day of May 1872
The last will and testament of Fielding Isaacs was this day produced in court and proved by oath of J Saule Fanning one of the subscribing witnesses thereto and the further proof of the same was continued for the oath of Samuel Gibson the other subscribing witness thereto.

Teste J C Gent, C.C.

At a Court Held for Russell County on the 6th day of August 1872
The last will and testament of Fielding Isaacs deed was this day again produced in court and proved by the oath of S.W. Gibson the other subscribing witness thereto and ordered to be recorded.

Teste
J C Gent, C.C.


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