WILL OF MARY CRABTREE

Russell County, Virginia
From the Pension File of Abraham Crabtree
Executed 19 Aug 1840

I, Mary Crabtree of the county Russel and if the state of Virginia do hereby make my last will and testament and manner and form following that is to say

1st I design that so much of my perishable property be sold after my decease to pay all my just debts and funeral expenses if any

2nd after the payment of my debts and funeral expenses I give my perishable property to my cousin John Crabtree of the county of Wayne and state of Kentucky my horse bridal and settle one note on Morgan Richardson for eighteen dollars sixty two and a half cents one note on Phillip Eden for six dollars 62 1/2 cents one other note on James Watson four $10.00 one other note on Wm Farmer for $1.50 to be his forever

3rd as to my real estate one tract of land lying in the state of Kentucky Cumberland county on the head waters of Sulpher Creek to be sold at the highest bidder and the money therefore to be given to my said cousin John Crabtree with all other debts due or to become due to him and his heirs forever

And lastly I do hereby constitute and appoint my friends John Crabtree and Isaac Crabtree Extrs of this my last will and testament hereby revoking all other or forever wills or testaments by me heretofore made

In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand seal this 19th day of August 1840

Mary Crabtree (her mark)

Signed sealed published and delivered as and for the last will and testament of the above named Mary Crabtree in the presence of us

Absolem Davis
Sally Shelton


This file contributed by: Michael Dye


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