Franklin County Wills:
Abstract Will of John Baker
JOHN (x) BAKER 4 JUL 1853
(NO PROBATE DATE)
My son ARCHIBALD - negro boy George, woman Dilcy & infant child Allen; the
land where I now live, certain livestock, etc. My daughter HARRIET - 1 bed
& furnitrue. Daughter MARTHA ANN - 1
bed & furniture. Balance of my estate to be sold to pay my debts & any
remainder to my 7 living
daughters MARY who married Green Read, ELIZABETH who married Ira Freeman,
married John Hogwood, JANE who married Sidney Mabry, POLLEY who married
Calvin Pearce, HARRIET & MARTHA ANN.
Ex. son Archibald Baker, brother James Baker
Wit. John Chamblee, Thomas H. Baker
WILLIAM BAKER 21 APR 1855
SEP CT 1861
Wife ELIZA - lend to her all my property during her widowhood; after her
marriage or death, then my property to go to all my heirs.
Ex. A. P. Hopkins of Wake Co.
Wit. J. C. Fowler, Archibald Baker
(Both submitted by Michelle Richardson)