Will of Louisa Mentlow
Transcribed by Dennis C. Wilson

 

1       I direct that all my just debts be paid.

2    I give and bequeath to my adopted daughter Mollie Jenkins wife of David Jenkins all the real estate I may die seized and possessed for and during her natural life with remainder to the heirs of her body in fee It is my desire that said Mollie retain the estate while she lives It is my desire that said Mollie Jenkins retain the real estate as a home and that it not be sold, by decree of court or otherwise while she lives I give to said Mollie Jenkins any personal property I may leave absolutely

      Witness my hand and Seal June 11 1889
                                                                                      her
                                                                          Louisa  X   Mentlow              
                                                                                   
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Subscribing witnesses who
Signed this at request of
Testatrix in her presence
And presence of each other
                Lewis Shepherd
                Lilah Hixson

Filed and probated Janry 30 1894
                        J H Messick  Clerk

  Hamilton County Tennessee Will Book 3
Transcribed by Dennis C. Wilson