HALIFAX   COUNTY

   

 JOHN TONEY - Will 1823

Halifax County Wills 1825-1854, Vol. 4, Pgs. 1-2
Transcribed by Deloris Williams
 



(Note: parts of the side of the pages are torn off)

In the Name of God Amen - I JOHN TONEY of the <torn> of Halifax and State of No. Carolina being of Sound and perfect <torn> and memory do this 20th of August 1823 make Ordand and p<torn> this as my Last Will and Testament in manner and form foll<torn> viz: Item. I give and bequeath to my Son CHARLES's children ten <torn> Item 2d. I give and bequeath to my Son MATTHEW ten shillings <torn> 3d. I give to my Son KINCHEN ten shillings - Item 4th. I give <torn> bequeath to my Son WILLIAM ten shillings - Item 5th. I give <torn> to my Son ARTHUR ten shillings - Item 6th. I give and bequeath <torn> Daughter NANCY CARTER <torn>hillings - Item 7th. I give and <torn> my daughter POLLY Ten <torn> - Item 8th I give and <torn>th Ten shillings - Item 9th. I give to my daughter MARTHA <torn> Shillings - Item 10th. I Lend to my beloved Wife the Residue of my Estate during her natural life and after her decease it is my will and desire that my Son ISRAEL should have it. Lastly I make and appoint JESSE BRADLEY my Executor to this my Last Will and Testament. In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and
seal this day and year first above written-
JOHN TONEY ("X" his mark)

Witness
ARTHUR ARRINGTON
JOHN D. BRADLEY


Halifax County
Febry. Sess. 1825

Then this will was exhibited in open court approved off and duly proved by the Oaths of ARTHUR ARRINGTON and JOHN D. BRADLEY Subscribing witnesses thereto and on Motion ordered to be recorded Whereupon the Executor named therein came forward and was duly qualified thereto.

Witness
R. Eppes, Clk Co

 

(See Also: John Toney Pension File)

 

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