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In the Name of God Amen. I William WICKER of knots Island in princess ann County being Sick & weak in body but of perfect & Sound memory do make ordain this my last will & Testament in manner & form following that is to Say:
Imps: I give & bequeath my Soul into the hands of almighty God hoping to be Saved through ye merrits of Jesus Christ my ever blessed redeemer & my body to ye earth to be buryed at ye discretion of my Exor. hereof nominated:~~~
Item - I give & bequeath to Willis WICKER for to keep him two years at School fourty Shilings.
Item - I give & bequeath unto Mary JONES & Alif JONES daughters of Richard JONES of knots Island all my worldly Estate boath personal & real Leaving the above Richard JONES Sole Exor. of this my Last will & Testament revoaking all other wills & Testaments by me formerly made.
In witness whereof I have hereunto Set my hand Seal this 21st day of August 1727.
Signum William [x] WICKER & Seal
Signd Seald & Deld in presenes of
Princess Ann: At court held ye first November 1727
Then ye above last will & Testament of Will: WICKER decd was presented in Court by Richd JONES his Exor: who made oath thereto & being proved by ye oaths of And: PEACOCK & Cornels JONES witnesses thereto is admited to Record.
This will was contributed by Mike Schoettle.