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Cabin Creek Kanawha County Va March 29th 1862

In the name of God Amen. I Mary Weddle of the City of Kanawha and state of Virginia being of sound mind and being desirous of settling my worldly affairs while I have srength and capacity to so do make and publish this my last will and testament that is to say, first I give and bequeath to my beloved brother, Henry Rutroff my land, it containing five hundred acres, also my blacksmith tools, and my bay hours—and also my nephew I give to him part of his fathers land, that I willed to him and give my cow and calf to my beloved brothers and nephew Henry Rutroff and Jacob Rutroff, also I give and bequeath to my brother Henry Rutroff and my nephew Jacob Rutroff all my demands, and lastly all the rest residue and remainder of my estate my household and kitchen furniture I give to my dear beloved sisterin law and my too neices that is Elizabeth Rutroff and Eliza Rutroff Mejret Rutroff. In witness whereof I hereunto set my had and seal in the Cty of Kanawha as this 29th of March 1862 signed and sealed by said Mary A Weddle as and for her last will and testament in the presence of us who in her presence and in the presence of each other at her request have hereto subscribed our names in witness.

Mary A Weddle

teste Abgail Fieldings

Wm E Keeney Foster Keeney

At a Circuit Court conducted and held for Kanawha County at the Court House thereof on Monday the 15th day of June 1863 the foregoing Will was presented to the court and duly proven by the oaths of Abagail Fieldings & Wm E Keeney subscribing witnesses thereto and ordered to be recorded

Teste Jno Slack Clk

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