Will of John S. Martin

Transcribed and submitted by Gary P. Martin


          I, John S. Martin of Hamilton County, Tennessee, make the following last Will and Testament, hereby revoking and annulling any and all Wills by me at any time heretofore made;-

          Item.  1.  Subject to the payment of my debts, I will, bequeath and devise all of my property, real personal or mixed to my wife, Kate H. Martin.

Item.  2.  I constitute and appoint my wife, Kate H. Martin, Executrix of this Will, and will and direct that she be not required to execute bond in any Court as Executrix of this Will.  Also, she shall not be required to file any Inventory of my estate.  And I will and give to her full and absolute power and authority to sell or dispose of any of my property, at public or private sale, on such terms as she may see fit.

          Witness my hand and seal at Chattanooga, this March 10th, 1902.

                                                                                JNO. S. Martin (SEAL):