by: Kay (Goswick) Kennemore
FRANKLIN COUNTY NORTH CAROLINA
WILL OF WILLIAM BOON 1799
MENTIONS HIS WIFE: REBECCA
DAUGHTER: MARY JONES
DAUGHTER: REBECCA(2ND WIFE OF GEORGE GOSWICK)
TABITHA BOON (M) DEC.30,1816 FRANKLIN CO.N.C. ELIJAH UZELL
REBECCA GOSWICK (WIDOW OF GEORGE GOSWICK AND MOTHER OF NATHAN &
JOHNSON GOSWICK) MARRIED 2ND. ON JAN.19,1816 JAMES GOSWICK. THIS
FAMILY IS FOUND AS GOSSETT IN UNION CO.S.C., AND THE DESCENDANTS OF NATHAN
& JOHNSON GOSWICK ARE TODAY "GOSSETT".
Will of William Boone
December 1799 Franklin Co.N.C.
Will book A, pge 137
To wife Rebecca BOON during her life or widowhood land and plantation
"where I now live"; 4 negroes Jenny, Cloe, Andrew, Isham; 3 cows
and calves, 2 feather beds and furniture, 2 sows and pigs, 1 bay mare and saddle, kitchen furniture. This to remain intact during her life or widowhood "for the support of my four youngest daughter Cely, Patsy, Nancy, Tabitha.
At her death or remarriage the executors shall sell such as shall ensure the needs of the daughters.
At wife's death or remarriage, the land and plantation and 4 negroes
above to be divided equally among 3 sons BenjaminBOON,
Kinchen BOON. Executors to dispose of present crop in such a was as to care for wife and 4 youngest daughters.
Estate no disposed of in above provisions to be divided equally among
my 8 daughter: Mary JONES, Sarah BOON, Patience BOON, Rebecca
BOON, Cely BOON, Nancy BOON, Patsy BOON, Tabitha BOON, "Deducting out of Mary Jones' part fifteen pounds Virginia money." His part
of his father's estate left him in Virginia he wishes divided among the 8 named daughters.
Executors: Friends George TUNSTALL, Jordan HILL; son Willis BOON.
Signed. Witnessed: James BARROW, J. WHITE. Proved December Court, 1799.
Certification of witnesses appended indicates Jno. WHITE,