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In the name of God Amen, I Azaricam PARKER of the County of Currituck and State of North Carolina, being weak in body but of sound memory, blessed be God, do this fifth day of January in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and eighty nine, make and publish this my Last Will and Testament in manner following that is to say----
First I give to my Grand Daughter Frances PARKER on her day of marriage one three quart pewter bason and two pewter plates, also I give and bequeath to my Daughter Rebeckah NICHOLS if she becomes a widow one juniper chest, also I give and bequeath to my Son Azaricam PARKER one pine table also lastly I give and bequeath to my Son Thomas PARKER all the rest and residue of my goods, chattles, and personal estate whatsoever and I make and ordain him my Son Thomas PARKER sole executor of this my Last Will in trust for the intent and purposes in this my Last Will containing in witness whereof I the said Azaricam PARKER have to this my Last Will and Testament set my hand and seal the day and year above written.
/s/ Azaricam [his mark] PARKER seal
signed sealed and delivered by the said Azaricam PARKER as his last will and testament in the presence of us who were present at the signing and sealing thereof
William TAYLOR jurat
Peter SLAUGHTER jurat
Recorded and exam. the 16th day of Sept. 1789
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