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John J. Wherry, 1875

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. IV
Oct. 1870 - April 1891

I John J. Wherry of the County of Sumner and State of Tennessee seriously considering the uncertainty of life at best and now particularly in my present state of health do make this my last will and testament revoking all others.
First       I desire that all of my just debts should be paid as soon as possible and after that I give to my wife Jane E. Wherry all of the property that I may be possessed of either real personal or mixed and she to distribute it between our children equally at such time as she may think most advantageous to them.  Oct 23rd 1875
                                                                                           Jno. J. Wherry  (Seal)
J. M. Shute
Deso F. Mills

State of Tennessee
Sumner County Court December Term 1875.
The last Will and testament of Jno. J. Wherry dec'd was this day produced in open court for probate and was duly proven by the oath of J. M. Shute and Deso F. Mills subscribing witnesses thereto which is received by the court and ordered to be recorded.
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Jesse Cage Clerk

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