|John R Jackson, Estate
Alvania Jackson, Will
Contributed by Wade Jackson
Following is an
inventory of the personal property belonging to the estate of John R. Jackson,
deceased, late of Columbus County, which
came into my hands as his administered;
Book 2, Page 366. North Carolina, Columbus County
I Alvania Jackson of the aforesaid County and State, being of sound mind and considering the uncertainty of my earthly existence, do make and declare this my last will and testament.
First. My executor herein after named shall give my body a decent burial suitable to the wishes of my friends and relatives, and pay all my funeral expenses, together with all my just debts, out of the first money which may come into hands belonging to my estate. Second. I give and bequest to Henrietta Ward Fifty Dollars to be paid to her in money out of my estate. Third. I give and bequest to Mahalia Sasser Fifty Dollars to be paid in money out of my estate. Fourth. I give and devise to my loving son Andrew T Jackson and to my loving daughter, Henrietta V Farley all the remainder and residue of my estate that I shall own at the time of death, to be shared equally between them. Fifth. I hereby constitute and appoint my trusty friend A. G. Council, my lawful executor to all intents and purposes, to execute this my last will and testament according to the true intent and meaning of the same, and every part and clause thereof-hereby revoking and declaring utterly void all other wills and testaments by me heretofore made. In testimony inhereof, I the said Alvania Jackson, do here unto set my hand and seal this the 9th day of April 1909. Alvania Jackson, (Seal)
Sealed published and declared by the said Alvania Jackson to be her
last will and testament in the presence of us, now at her request and
in her presence and in the presence of each other, do subscribe our
names in witness thereto. Donald Mac Rackan, L W Stanley...
Renunciation of Right to Administration, North Carolina, Columbus County, Superior Court before the clerk, In The Matter of the Administration of the Estate of Joseph Warren Jackson, Deceased, to Lee J. Greer, C.S.C., Clerk of the Superior Court of Columbus County, TAKE NOTICE that the undersigned do hereby renounce their right to administer upon the estate of the said Joseph Warren Jackson, deceased, in favor of Waccamaw Bank and Trust Co., and, respectfully ask that Waccamaw Bank and Trust Co. may be appointed Administrator of the said estate in their stead. This the 29th day of August 1964.Signed: Meta Jackson, F W Jackson, Clarence Poe Jackson, Graham Jackson, Howard W Jackson, Beaty Jackson
(Familysearch.org data on-line, Columbus County Estate Files Vol. 14, Image 96, abstracted 10/20/2011, WNJ)