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George S. VanSlyck
Apr. 28, 1871 - no probate attached
I George S. Van SLYCK of Poplar Branch County of Currituck State of North Carolina being of Sound and disposing mind, memory & understanding do make, publish and declare this to be my last Will and Testament, hereby revoking and making null and void all former last wills and Testaments by me heretofore made.
My Will is first - that my funeral charges shall be paid by my executor hereinafter named.
Second - That my Wards residing in the City of Buffalo N.Y. Children of my Deceased Brother Abraham be paid the several amts that may be due them from me as Guardian (If not settled with previous to my Death).
Thirdly that Henry L. MILLER of Valatie Columbia Co. N.Y. be paid the amt of my Note held by him for about Eight Hundred Dollars. I give devise and bequeath all the rest and The residue of my Estate real, personal, and mixed, of which I shall be seized and possesed or to which I shall be entitled at the time of my Decease to my beloved Wife Caroline Van SLYCK to have and to hold the same to her and to her heirs, executors, administrators and assigns to her use and behoof forever. And I do nominate and appoint my said beloved Wife Caroline Van SLYCK to be the Sole executrix of this my last will and testament. In testimony whereof I the said Geo. S. Van SLYCK have here subscribed my name and affixed my seal this 28th day of April in the year of our Loard one Thousand eight hundred and seventy one (1871).
/s/ Geo. S. Van SLYCK Seal
Signed, sealed and declared by the said G.S. Van SLYCK to be his last will and testament in presence of us, who at his request and in his presence, have subscribed our names as witnesses hereto, in the presence of each other.
[Source: Microfilm G.030.1548672 - Currituck Co., NC Wills (original) 1841-1924; Vol. Ansell-Woodhouse]
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