Return to Currituck Co.

Currituck County Wills

Peter Chisniel/Chesnil
June 21, 1811 - Aug. 27, 1811
Currituck Co. Will Book 3, p. 9

In the name of God Amen.

I Peter CHISNIEL (Tailor) being sick and weak of body, but of a sound mind and memory, knowing that it is appointed for all men once to die, do make and ordain this my Last Will and testament in manner and form following.

Imprimis: I give and bequeath to Fanny KENT for her kind attention to me my horse and chair and also all the household furniture of mine that is at Isaac HOLMES to her and her heirs

Item: All the remainder of my estate after paying my debts and charges I give to be applied to the schooling of Keziah KENT and Jackey BOLDIN to them and their heirs.

Lastly I appoint my friend Samuel FEREBEE my whole and sole executor to this my Last Will and Testament. In testimoney whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this 21st day of June Anno Domini 1811.
    /s/ Peter [his x mark] CHISNIEL     seal

Signed, sealed, published and delivered in presence of
    Cornelius MERCER   jurat

Recorded and examined the (blank) day of (blank)

[Note: Date of probate and alternate spelling of testator's surname are from Currituck County Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions minutes].

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!




Return to USGenWeb

Return to NCGenWeb

Return to Currituck

2003 Marty Holland