Will and Testament of
I Richard Lee of Hamilton county, Tennessee being of sound and disposing mind
and memory hereby make and publish this my last will and testament hereby
revoking all former wills by me at any time made.
Item 1. I give, devise and bequeath to my beloved wife Mollie Lee
and my three children Susan Lee, Maggie Lee and Nellie Lee all my property
both real, personal and mixed of which I may die sized, my said wife and each
of my said children taking share and share alike.
Item 2. I hereby nominate and appoint Wallace D. Hill Guardian of
the person and property of my said children until they arrive at legal age,
they now all being minor.
In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand this 24th day of April
Signed by the said Richard Lee as and for his last will and testament
in the presence of use, the undersigned who, at his request, and in his sight
and presence, have subscribed our names hereto as attesting witnesses, the day
and date above written.
J. L. Jackson
Filed and probated May 18, 1896, see
Probate Record No. 10 page 155
R. S. Sharp
Hamilton Co., TN Will Book 3, page 43.
and submitted by