TSL&A Microfilm - Roll #91
Probate Records (County or Chancery Court)
Wills Vol. 1 - 5; July 1789 - July 1904
Transcribed by Linda Carpenter
County Court Clerk's Office
Will Book - Vol. I
July 1789 - Aug 1822
I Thomas Martin of Sumner County, do dispose of all my estate whether of personal property or any other in the following manner:
I give to my beloved wife Agness Martin all the Negroes I own, namely Charles, Sue, old Dick, and young Dick, together with all my household furniture, and all my stock of horses, cattle, and sheep and hogs.
Item: The whole of the track of land which I live on containing two hundred and sixty eight acres as I believe I give to my friend Daniel Smith and his heirs and assignees forever, in fee simple after the decease of my wife Agness Martin.
I appoint my beloved wife Agness Martin the Executrix of this my last will and testament.
In testimony whereof I have hereunto subscribed my name and affixed my seal this sixth of October, one thousand eight hundred and eight. Thomas Martin (Seal)
Signed, sealed, published, declared by Thomas Martin to be his last will and testament in presence of: