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Joseph Laws, 1889

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. V
Feb. 1891 - July 1904

Page 240

I, Joseph Laws of the County of Sumner and State of Tennessee, being of sound mind and disposing memory do hereby make and publish this as my last will and testament revoking and annulling any other by me at any time heretofore made.
I give and bequeath to my beloved wife Mary Laws all of my property and estate of every kind and description, of which I may die seized and possessed, to be hers absolutely and in fee.  Witness my hand, this the 13th day of April 1889.
                                                                               Joe Laws
Signed by the said testator, Joseph Laws and as for his last will and testament, in the presence of us, who at his request, in his sight and presence, and in the presence of each other, have subscribed our names as attesting witnesses.  This April 13th 1889.
H. E. Love
J. C. Elliott

State of Tennessee
Sumner County Court October Term October 30th 1901.

A paper writing purporting to be the last Will and Testament of Joe Laws dec'd was this day produced in open Court for probate when the same was duly proven by the oaths of H. E. Love and J. C. Elliott subscribing witnesses thereto, when the same is ordered recorded as said last will and testament of Joe Laws dec'd.
A true copy
Harris Brown Clk.

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