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Currituck County Wills
Oct. 11, 1832 - Aug. Term 1840
Currituck Co. Will Book 4; pg. 76
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The Last Will and Testament of Easther THOMPSON deceased was exhibited in open court at August term 1840 and proved by the oath of Dennis W. DUNTON one of the subscribing evidences there to in due form of Law and ordered Recorded,
In the name of God amen I Easther THOMPSON of the County of Currituck and State of North Carolina being of sound mind and memory do make and ordain this my last will and Testament in manner and form as follows.
Item I give and bequeath unto my beloved Husband William THOMPSON the whole of the tract of land where on we now live bounded on the North and on the South sides by Francis WALKER line on the East by Currituck Sound on the West by back creek containing thirty one acres more or less to him the said William THOMPSON his heirs and assigns for ever.
I also make and ordain my Husband William THOMPSON Executor to this my last will and Testament revoking all other wills by me here to fore made. I declar this and no other to be my last will and Testament in witness whereof I have here unto set my hand and seal this 11th day October in the year of our Lord one thousand Eight Hundred and thirty two.
/s/ Easther THOMPSON seal
Signed by the Testatrix and declared by her to be her last will and Testament
D.W. DUNTON jurat
Recorded the 8th of Septer. 1840
B.T. SIMMONS, CCC
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