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. VII
Aug 1915 - March 1924
Pages 126 - 127
I, M. S. Shaw, do hereby make and publish this my last will and testament
hereby revoking any and all other wills by me at anytime made.
I direct that all my just debts be paid, including my funeral expenses by my executrix, hereinafter named.
I give devise and bequeath to my beloved mother, Mrs. Sarah E. Shaw all property of which I may die seized and possessed; personal, real and mixed of every character and kind.
I hereby nominate and appoint my said mother executrix of this my last will and testament and she shall act without bond.
Witness my hand this the 4th day of May 1918.
M. S. Shaw
Signed by the said M. S. Shaw as and for his last will and testament in
the presence of us, the undersigned, who at his request and in his sight
and presence, have subscribed hereto as attesting witnesses, the day and
date above written.
J. T. Baskerville
State of Tennessee
Sumner County Court, Jany Term Jan. 8th 1919
A paper writing purporting to be the last will and testament of M. S. Shaw deceased, was this day produced in open court for probate where the same was duly proven by the oaths of J. T. Baskerville and Ed Moore subscribing witnesses, thereto, where the same was admitted to probate and ordered recorded as the last will and testament of the said M. S. Shaw deceased, and Mrs. Sarah E. Shaw, who is named in the will as the executrix thereof without bond appeared in open court and accepted the trust when she was duly qualified and letters Testamentary ordered issued to her.
A true copy
O. D. Moore, Clerk