Westmoreland County Order Book
page 346a - 25 June 1718
Mary Mottershead, relict of Brookes Mottershead, made oath that Brookes departed this life without makeing (sic) any will so farr (sic) as she knows or believes. Certificate is granted her for obtaining letters of administration, Garrat Oneale assuming to be security. Ordered that Wm: Quissenbury, Humphrey Pope, Christopher Butler and Humphrey Quissenbury appraises the estate in money.
[source: Westmoreland Co VA Order Book on microfilm; abstract in "Westmoreland County Virginia Order Book 1705-1721 Part 7, 1717-1718" abstracted by John Frederick Dorman