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In the name of God Amen, I Nicholas WILLIAMS being weke and porly but of perfect sence and memory blessed be God for the same, I make and ordain this my Last Will and Testament revoking all other wills before by me made first I commet my soul to God that gave it and my body to the earth from whence it came for a decent burial at the discretion of my executors here after mentioned and for worldly estate I dispose of as followeth
Item: I give and bequeath to my loving Wife Gaty WILLIAMS one bed and furniture,
Item: I give and bequeath to my Son Elias WILLIAMS all my land that I am possessed with one hundred acres of land more or less to him and his heirs lawfully begotten of his body forever.
Item: I give and bequeath to my Son Charles WILLIAMS one gun and twenty shelens current money
Item: I give and bequeath to my Daughter Asah MASON twenty five shelens current money
Item: I give and bequeath to my Son Elias WILLIAMS all the remaner part of my estate and I appoint my Son Elias WILLIAMS my whole and sole executor of this my Last Will and Testament as witness my hand and seal this 15th day of Febuary 1786.
/s/ Nicholas WILLIAMS seal
signed sealed and delivered in presence of
Jonathan BONNEY jurat
Elias WILLIAMS jurat
Caleb CAPPS jurat
Dennis CAPPS jurat
Recorded and examined March 20th 1787
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