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Power of Attorney - 1804

Source: Mecklenburg County, VA - Deed Book 12, Pages 199 & 200

Transcribed by Linda Carpenter

Know all men by these presents, that I William Gregory of Washington County and State of Kentucky reposing special trust and confidence in my friend and brother Abel Gregory of Mecklenburg County and State of Virginia, have made, ordained, constitute and appointed and by these presents do make, ordain, constitute and appoint the said Abel Gregory my true and lawful attorney for me and in my name to demand, sue for recover and receive from the administrator of the estate of Richard Epperson deceased late of the said County of Mecklenburg, or from any other person or persons who may have the same in their hands, all that part of the estate of the said Richard Epperson, dec'd, whether in money or property which I am entitled to me by my intermarriage with Mary Epperson now Gregory, daughter of the said deceased and upon the receipt of the same proper acquittance and discharges to give and deliver. Hereby giving and granting to my said attorney a full and complete power and authority in the premises as I myself possess ratifying and confirming and his legal acts therein, and acknowledging the same to be as binding on me as if done by myself in person. In testimony whereof I have hereunto set my hand and affixed my seal this 16th day of May 1804. William (his mark) (Seal)

State of Kentucky, Washington County - This day came William Gregory before us, two of the Justices of the Peace for said County and acknowledged the above to be his act and deed. Given under our hands this 16th day of May 1804. Arthur E. Gibbins, Jesse Head

 


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