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
Sept. 5th 1899
My whole estate or interest in estate with notes, money or real estate, lately bequeathed to me by my sister Mrs. Ellen Garner (and which has not yet come into my possession) I give to my daughter Nellie Garner Prince except five dollars to my son William V. Prince and five dollars to my daughter Mrs. Lucy Prince House. All my personal property I give to my daughter Nellie Garner Prince.
Lucy Dillard Prince
Lucile Prince House
State of Tennessee
Sumner County Court May Term May 30th 1900
A paper writing was this day produced in open Court for probate, as the last Will and Testament of Mrs. Lucy Dillard Prince dec'd, whereupon came into open Court Mrs. Lucile Prince House, subscribing witness to same who being duly sworn stated that Mrs. Lucy Dillard Prince wrote said Will in her presence, and she the said Mrs. Lucile Prince House at her request witnessed the same in her presence. Also came into open Court W. V. Prince, E. B. House and J. H. Walker who being duly sworn stated that they and each of them were acquainted with Mrs. Lucy Dillard Prince during her lifetime & also with her handwriting, and that the paper writing purporting to be the last Will and Testament of said Lucy Dillard Prince dec'd and every part thereof is in the handwriting of said Mrs. Lucy Dillard Prince, and her signature thereto is genuine and that said paper writing was found after the death of said Mrs. Lucy Dillard Prince, among her valuable papers, when the
same was ordered recorded as said last Will & testament of Mrs. Lucy
Dillard Prince deceased.
A true copy attest
Harris Brown Clk.