Last Will and Testament of Jeremiah Sullivan
Be it remembered that I, Jeremiah Sullivan, of Somersworth in the County of Strafford and State of New Hampshire, do make and publish this as and for my last will and testament, herein and hereby disposing of all my worldly estate remaining at my decease after the payment of my just debts and funeral expenses and the incidental expenses of administering my estate in manner following, that is to say
1. To each of my children, Hannah Fitzgerald, Dennis Sullivan and John Sullivan I give and bequeath the sum of Five Dollars.
2. To my wife, Mary Sullivan, I give and bequeath the use, income and control of all the remainder of my estate for and during the term of her natural life, she to support and maintain any of our children who may be minors at the time of my decease, out of the income of my estate.
3. At the decease of my said wife, Mary Sullivan, I give, bequeath and devise all of my said estate, real, personal and mixed wherever found and however situated, then remaining, in equal shares to my children, Mary Sullivan, Timothy Sullivan, Daniel Sullivan and James Sullivan, to have and to hold the same, to them and their heirs and assigns forever.
4. I hereby nominate and appoint my son, Daniel Sullivan, to be sole Executor of my will and I request that he be exempted from furnishing securities on his bond as such.
Lastly, I hereby cancel, annul and revoke, any and all wills by me heretofore made.
In witness whereof I have hereinto set my hand and seal this twenty ninth day of August in the year of our Lord one thousand nine hundred and two.
The words "then remaining" interlined before execution.
[signed] Jeremiah Sullivan [seal]
Signed, sealed, published, and declared by the said Jeremiah Sullivan, as and
for his last will and testament in the presence of us who in his presence at
his request and in the presence of each other have hereunto witnessed our names
[signed] Thos. J. Dougherty M.D.
[signed] Michael Riley
[signed] Wm F. Russell