TSL&A Microfilm - Roll #91
Probate Records (County or Chancery Court)
Wills Vol. 1 - 5; July 1789 - July 1904
County Court Clerk's Office
Will Book - Vol. II
May 1823 - June 1842
In the name of God Amen. I Agness Martin of the County of Sumner and State of Tennessee, being weak of body, but of sound and perfect mind and memory thanks be unto God for the same, & knowing that it is appointed for all women once to die, do make this my sole last Will and Testament, in manner and form following.
First. Give unto my beloved nephew Jimerson Bandy all my part of this crop, now housing and all my stock of hogs, horses, and cattle and two feather beds and furniture, one can of bottles, and then after my just debts are all paid the residue of my estate I wish to be equally divided amongst my relations of nearest kind, and revoking all other wills by me made do make this my sole last Will and Testament.
Signed sealed and delivered in witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal, this 15th of November in the year of our Lord one thousand and eight hundred and twenty. Agness (her mark) Martin (Seal)
Signed in the presence of us:
B. F. Bender
State of Tennessee, Sumner County May Term 1823.
The last Will and Testament of Agness Martin dec'd was exhibited in open Court for probate
and was proved by the oath of Bryant F. Bender a subscribing witness thereto.
A Copy Test - A. H. Donoho, Clerk of said Court.