TSL&A Microfilm - Roll #92
Probate Records (County or Chancery Court)
Wills Vol. 6-9 ; Nov. 1905 - Oct 1942
Transcribed by Jan Barnes
County Court Clerk's Office
Will Book - Vol. VIII
May 1924 - April 1932
I, Louisa McGlothlin of Sumner County, Tennessee, being of sound mind and disposing memory do make and publish this my last will and testament.
ITEM 1: I will that all my just debts including my funeral expenses be paid by my executrix hereinafter named, as soon after my death as is practicable.
ITEM 2: I will, devise and bequeath all my property of every kind and description real and personal to my daughter, Narcissa McGlothlin and my son Virgil McGlothlin in fee simple share and share alike.
ITEM 3: I hereby nominate and appoint my daughter Narcissa McGlothlin executrix of this my last will and testament and request that she be qualified without bond.
Witness my hand this 21st, day of April, 1930.
Louisa X McGlothlin
Signed by the testatrix as and for her last will and testament in our presence who at her request and in her sight and presence have subscribed our names hereto in witness this the day and date above written.
J. R. Brown
J. M. Venters
Be it remembered that on this 23rd, day of July, 1930, before the Honorable C. D. Key, Chairman of the County Court of Sumner County, Tennessee, Narcissa McGlothlin, the person named therein as the Executrix produced in open Court a paper writing purporting to be the last will and testament of Louisa McGlothlin, lately deceased, bearing date April 21, 1930, having the name of Louisa McGlothlin signed thereto and being subscribed by J. R. Brown, Florence Lee and J. M. Venters as attesting witnesses, and moved the Court that the same be admitted to probate and record as the Last will and testament of the said Louisa McGlothlin, deceased, and it appearing to the court from the testimony of J. R. Brown and Florence Lee two of the subscribing witnesses thereto, that said paper writing was written in the life time of the said Louisa McGlothlin and signed by her and subscribed in their presence at her request was signed by the witnesses, J. R. Brown, Florence Lee and J. M. Venters as attesting witnesses thereto, and that said instrument was executed by the said Louisa McGlothlin on the day it bears date as and for her last will and testament and that she was at the time of sound mind and disposing memory; and it appearing that said Louisa McGlothlin lately died in Sumner County, Tennessee, and that her usual place of residence at the time of her death was in Sumner County, it is so adjudged:
And it is further adjudged and declared by the Court that said instrument is the true, whole and last will and testament of the said Louisa McGlothlin, deceased, and the Clerk is directed to file and record the same, and Narcissa McGlothlin being named in said will as the executrix thereof without bond, in open Court accepted the appointment and was duly qualified when letters Testamentary were ordered issued to her.
A true copy,
Harvey L. Brown . . . . . . Clerk . . . . . .