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Joseph T. Simmons
Apr. 3, 1837 - no probate date
Currituck Co. Will Book 4 ; pg. 156
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The Last Will and Testament of Joseph T. SIMMONS was exhibited in open court and the execution thereof in due form of law to pass both real & personal estate was proven by the oaths of Wallis BRAY and Thos. GRIGGS the two subscribing witnesses thereto where upon Solo. ASHBEE therein nominated appeared and qualified as executor in due form of law & ordered recorded.

   In the name of God Amen.  I Joseph T. SIMMONS of the County of Currituck and State of North Carolina being in a low state of health but thanks God much in the recovery do make and ordain this to be my Last Will and Testament (viz)

   I lend unto wife Betsey all my estate during her natural life or widowhood and at her death or marriage I give and bequeath unto Solomon ASHBEE all and every thing that I may own or possess whatever after paying all my just debts and I do constitute nominate and appoint Solomon ASHBEE my whole and sole executor to this my Last Will and Testament. In witness whereof I do hereunto set my hand and seal this 3d day of April 1837.

    /s/ Joseph T. SIMMONS seal

    W. BRAY jurat
    Thos. GRIGGS jurat

Examined & recorded this 20th Dec 1850

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