TSL&A Microfilm - Roll #92
Probate Records (County or Chancery Court)
Wills Vol. 6-9 ; Nov. 1905 - Oct 1942
Jan J. Barnes
County Court Clerk's Office
Will Book - Vol. VII
Aug 1915 - March 1924
To whom it may concern, my husband willed the place to me and what was
left at my death to the children, I want the place sold & debts paid
out of it and divided equally, the stock we have bought since he died I want
sold and divided between the three youngest boys they have payed for them,
& the beds furniture every thing in the House except the organ, I give
to them the others has got their share, there's 2 feather beds take enough
out of the money for stock and buy one feather bed. I want the boys
to have one apiece, the organ is Earline & Ethels, sell the things in
the house that the boys can't divide and divide the money. I want James
Wilson to be Administrator, this is my will.
Mary E. Crafton
R. W. Stone
D. A. Cole
State of Tennessee
Sumner County Court, Feby Term, Feby 11th, 1918.
A paper writing purporting to be the last Will and testament of Mary E. Crafton, deceased, was this day produced in open Court for probate, when the same was duly proven by the oaths of R. W. Stone and D. A. Cole, subscribing witnesses thereto, when the same was admitted to probate and ordered recorded as the last will and testament of the said Mary E. Crafton deceased, and James Wilson who is named in the will as the Administrator thereof appeared in open Court and accepted the trust, and together with his sureties L. M. Mongold and E. N. Mongold in open Court entered into and acknowledged their bond payable to the state of Tennessee in the penal sum of Four Thousand ($4000.00) Dollars conditioned as the law directs when he was duly qualified and letters Testamentary ordered issued to him.
A True Copy
O. D. Moore Clk.