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. . . . . Wife; unnamed - loan of 370 acres during widow hood, but if she marries (gift of) the plantation and 50A; loan of 100A head of Smith's creek. 96A joining Smith's creek and Morris MOORS line; to school children and pay debts; gift of 230A; loan of four negros; a steer from William JONES.
. . . . . Daughter; BETSY JONES, 1 Negro; bed and furniture; half of 370A plantation (under Age).
. . . . . Daughter; NANCY JONES, one Negro; bed and furniture. Son; HENRY; half of 370A plantation (under age).
. . . . . Thomas BEASLEY, one gun.
. . . . . Frances Jones BEASLEY son of Thomas BEASLEY, 50A - joining David JONES.
. . . . . David JONES, his son David JONES, Snr.; l00A S. side of bay.
. . . . . Josiah JONES, son of Soloman JONES, l00A loaned wife at head of creek. Solomon JONES and Nora JONES, 400A N. side bay joining drum creek.
Executors; wife, brother David JONES.
Witness; Samuel HARRISON, Thos. BEASLEY.
Remarks; canoe at William WHARTON's to be sold.
Source: "Last Will
and Testament of Pamplico Township, Goose Creek Island: 1700-1980,"
by Odell Spain, Hobucken, N.C. 28537
Mitchell's Wills: Jones, Hardy - 009 - c1800 - OWB / 378
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