1850 Caroline County, VA
Taken from Caroline County Order Book 1742-1744
John Minor Gent. presented the last will and testament of Thomas Carr and Minor being appointed executor in the will, relinquished his executorship and refused to take upon him the burden of the execution. It is ordered John Johnson, Jacob Burrus and Wm. Burrus, witnesses to the will, be summoned to prove the same.
The last will and testament of Thos. Carr was proved by John Johnson one of the witnesses and also by John Minor, gent., the executor therein named, who with Rice Curtis Gent. acknowledged their bond. It is ordered Jacob Burrus, Jona. Johnson, Charles Goodall, and Daniel Green appraise the estate of Thos. Carr.