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Edward Turner

TSL&A Microfilm - Roll #91
Probate Records (County or Chancery Court)
Wills Vol. 1 - 5; July 1789 - July 1904

Transcribed by Jan J. Barnes

County Court Clerk's Office
Will Book - Vol. I
July 1789 - Aug 1822

Page 12

In the name of God amen:  I Edward Turner of the County of Sumner and ceded Territory being of sound mind and memory calling to mind my mortality I do make this my last will and testament viz as follows.  I resign my soul to a gracious God, who gave it in hopes of a glorious assensation through Christ my redeemer.  I give and bequeath unto my wife Elizabeth all my household furniture and Farming tools and all other tools, all my horses and saddles and a negro wench called Pricilla.  I give and bequeath unto my Daughter Patty a negro boy named Daniel and another named Gork?, another named Peter, and her to pay unto my other children five shillings a pice.  I do constitute and appoint my trusty and good friend my wife and Benjamin Williams of said county and ceded Territory Executor of this my last will and Testament as witness my hand and seal, this fifth of November 1790.

Signed & sealed in presence of                                                    Edward (his mark) Turner
Wilkerson Wilson    }                                                                    Received and recorded 13th Januy 1791
Wm Newton             }

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