Return to Currituck Co.

Currituck County Wills

Joshua Gamewell
Nov. 3, 1821 - Nov. Term 1821
Currituck Co. Will Book 3, p. 119

State of North Carolina
Currituck County

In the name of God Amen. I Joshua GAMEWELL being sick but having his proper senses at present and memory I make this my Last Will and Testament.

First to say after all my just debts are paid I do will to my Son Caleb GAMEWELL fifty acres of land lying on the eastward side of Currituck Sound.

Secondly I will to my Daughter Franky GAMEWELL one of the best of my feather bed and furniture.

Thirdly I will to my Daughter Nancy fifty acres of land on the east side of Jane Gariat Creek also one feather bed and furniture all the rest of my property or estate to be sold and equally divided between my lawfull children I Ecknowledge this my Last Will and Testament in the year of Lord one thousand eight hundred and twenty one November 3th day 1821 I hereby appoint Jehue GAMIL and Mathias TOLER to be my executors to this Will.
    /s/ JOSHUA [His x mark] GAMIL     seal

    Joseph BEST jurat
    Bo. BESLEY  jurat

Recorded & examined the 22 day of April 1822

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

2004 Marty Holland