TSL&A Microfilm - Roll #91
Probate Records (County or Chancery Court)
Wills Vol. 1 - 5; July 1789 - July 1904
County Court Clerk's Office
Will Book - Vol. II
May 1823 - June 1842
The Last Will and Testament of Jane Vinson: I give and bequeath to the children and heirs of my daughters Louisanna Bacard (Beard) my negro boy Dan to be equally divided amongst them. Also I give unto my son James Vinson my sorrel mare three years old and fifty dollars in money. Also I give unto my daughter Sarah Vinson my loom, saddle, and my clothing the rest and residue of my estate (to include that part of my Mother's estate which I shall be entitled to) to be equally divided amongst my children share and share alike. I by my last Will, I appoint James Vinson (one of the Executors of Capt. Vinson) as my Executor and to see that justice my will. In witness where of I have here unto put my hand and seal.
this 3rd day July 1822. Jane Vinson (her mark) (Seal)
Witnesses present who saw the Testator execute this will and she saw the witnesses hereto sign their names.
State of Tennessee, Sumner County Court November Term 1833.
Jane Vinson dec'd was exhibited in open Court for probate and duly proved according to Law by the oath of Wm. McCall and Robert Lawrence subscribing witnesses thereto, whereupon James Vinson the Executor therein named qualified as execution of said Will and entered into and acknowledged his bond to the Governor in the sum of Five Hundred dollars with Stephen Wilson and John Gourley his securities conditioned as the Law directs.
A Copy Test - A. H. Douglass, Clerk