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William Bonny
May 13, 1836 - Feb. Term 1837
Currituck Co. Will Book 4 ; pg. 26
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The Last will and Testament of William BONNY Decd. Was Exhibited at February Term 1837 and proven by the oaths of Henry WHITE and Hillary WHITE Jurats and ordered Recorded.

In the Name of god amen the Thirteenth day of May One Thousand Eight hundred and Thirty six I William BONNY of the state of north carolina and County of currituck being of Sound mind and memory thanks be to God for the same and knowing the uncertainty of this life do make and ordain this my Last will and Testament in form following viz.

   Item I give unto my Two Daughters Polly BONNY and Nancy BONNY all of my Land and one negro Woman by the name of Sarah.

   Item I give unto Jessee COFFEE one colt.

   Item I give unto my wife polly and my Two Daughters Polly BONNY and Nancy BONNY all of moveable property Equally Divided .

   Item I give unto Sally BONNY fifty cents

   Item I give unto Sally BONNY fifty cents (Note: Sally was given fifty cents twice but one probably meant to be Polly)

   in witness whare of I have here unto set my hand and seal the day and date above mentioned

        /s/ William BONNY seal

Henry WHITE  jurat
Hillary WHITE jurat

This will was contributed by Judy Merrell Brickhouse.  No part of this document may be used for any commercial purposes. However, please feel free to copy any of this material for your own personal use and family research. If you find anything in these records that pertains to your families, it is strongly suggested that you look at the original record on your own to check for errors or possibly other additional and helpful information. Thank you!




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