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Joanna Adams

    Will or probate of Joanna Adams, was written or filed on Thursday, July 22, 1835. Surnames listed in will or probate: ADAMS, ALFORD, ANDERSON, CASTERPHIN, CATCHINGS, FLOWERS, GASINGTON, OBION, SMITH, THOMPSON, TUPPIN

      James Adams - son, executor
      John Adams - son
      William Adams - son
      Elizabeth Obion [?] - daughter
      Binket Thompson - daughter
      Nancy Flowers [?] - daughter
      Samuel Gasington [?] - son
      Jack C. Castterphin - son
      Rebecca Flowers [?] - daughter
      Jeremiah Alford - unknown relation
      Sarah Smith [?] - unknown relation
      John Smith of Porter County, State of _?_ - husband of Sarah
      Thos. J. Catchings - witness, surety
      William C. Tuppin - witness
      Robert G. Anderson Jun'r - surety

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Elizabeth Allennew.gif (2525 bytes)

    Will or probate of Elizabeth Allen, was written or filed on Wednesday, November 14, 1839. Surnames listed in will or probate: ADAMS, ALLEN, SHOEMAKER

      Elizabeth A. Shoemaker - daughter (widowed)
      Margaret - daughter
      Mary - daughter
      Deborah - daughter of E. A. Shoemaker
      William Allen Adams - grandson
      Charles W. Allen - son, executor
      Alexander Allen - son, executor
      H. A. Adams - witness

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Charles Anderson

    Will or probate of Charles Anderson, was written or filed on Tuesday, January 21, 1831. Surnames listed in will or probate: ANDERSON

      no person named in this will, property left to his mother
      noncupative - (actual: nuncupative) oral will

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Peter Anderson

    Will or probate of Peter Anderson, was written or filed on Saturday, July 13, 1868. Surnames listed in will or probate: ANDERSON, BARKLEY, BUTTEN, COLEMAN, COOPER, GAITLEY, GOODMAN, MCWILLIE, MONTGOMERY, MORRISON, PHILLIPS, PRESTLEY, SILLIMAN, TUCKER

      James Prestley - clerk
      Racilla B. Anderson - wife, executrix
      Gideon J. Tucker - Surrogate of the Co. of New York
      James H. Anderson - nephew
      Henry Anderson - deceased brother
      Walter Goodman - business partner
      Walter A. Goodman - son of Walter, executor
      Mr. Coleman - property grantor
      Mr. Montgomery - property grantor
      Mrs. Jane A. McWillie - sister of wife
      Mr. Jack S. McWillie
      Judy __ - niece
      James M. Morrison - witness
      Henry W. Cooper - witness
      Benjamin D. Silliman - witness
      Racilla B. Anderson - niece
      Charles Butten - executor
      Samuel W. Gaitley - witness
      William A. Phillips - witness
      James J. Barkley - witness

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Henry Baconnew.gif (2525 bytes)

    Will or probate of Henry Bacon, was written or filed on Friday, August 13, 1867. Surnames listed in will or probate: BACON

      Emily J. Bacon - wife, executor & guardian of minor children
      Montford Bacon - brother
      John G. Howard - witness
      Jacob A. Ross - witness
      G. W. Edwards - witness

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William Bacon

    Will or probate of William Bacon, was written or filed on Friday, March 7, 1854. Surnames listed in will or probate: BACON, BURNS, COLTON, DAVIS, JONES, MOORE, SUGARBY

      Nicholas C. Bacon - brother
      Edmund B. Bacon - brother
      Robert J. T. Sugarby - nephew
      Mrs. Mary A. Jones - niece
      Sarah M. Moore - niece
      John B. Moore - friend and sole executor
      Thos. L. Colton, A. B. Burns, Wm. Davis Jr. - witnesses

      Slaves:
      Charles, Arthur, Nelson, Lewis, Betty, Mary, Louisa, Cripy (?), Linny, Eliza, Lucy and her four children Emily, Frances, __ and an infant

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David Bailey

    Will or probate of David Bailey, was written or filed on Tuesday, January 21, 1831. Surnames listed in will or probate: BAILEY, HUBERT, LUSTER, TRULY, WALKER

      Mary Bailey - wife
      Mary Luster - sister
      Cleinnard [?]- sibling
      Milly Bailey - sister
      Jesse Bailey - brother
      James Bailey - brother
      Augustus Halsey [?] - executor
      A. Walker - witness
      C. M. Hubert - witness
      Bennett R. Truly - witness

      Slaves:
      Ann, Sarah, Jack, Andy, Peter Tami, Dibs, Lucy, Tom, Sara

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William Balfour

    Will or probate of William Balfour, was written or filed on Thursday, November 19, 1834. Surnames listed in will or probate: BALFOUR, DAVIS, ECHOLS, GARTLEY

      Charles R. Balfour - son, executor
      Eliza Ann Balfour - daughter
      Emily Balfour - daughter
      William L. Balfour - son
      Julia Gartley - daughter
      William Gartley - son-in-law
      Robert N. Davis - witness
      Wm. A. Echols - witness

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Will Bennett

    Will or probate of Will Bennett, was written or filed on Tuesday, August 25, 1837. Surnames listed in will or probate: ALLEN, BELL, BENNETT, FLEMING, HANDY, JAMES, MOSS, WALTIE

      James Waltie [?] Jun'r of the Corn Market in the City of Braston [?], England - agent
      William Henry Fleming - executor, business partner
      Henry K. Moss and Alexander Allen - executors
      A. H. Handy, Samuel N. James [?], Benj. J. Bell - witnesses

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Calvin J. Blalock

    Will or probate of Calvin J. Blalock, was written or filed on Friday, August 10, 1847. Surnames listed in will or probate: BLALOCK, DUFREE, HARRIS, MOORE, PULLEN, RUSSELL, THOMPSON

      Ann - wife
      Zadack Blalock - brother
      Wm. G. Thompson - partner
      E. Ce___ & B. Blalock - executors
      William F. Moore - witness
      J. V. (John V.) Moore - witness
      Jas R. Russell-witness
      Wm. F. Blalock, Jacob S. Blalock, Jess L. Blalock, Susan M. Blalock, Lewis F. Blalock, Rachel Blalock, Caroline Blalock, Ailsy N. Clasty, Elizabeth W. Spence - children and heirs at law of Zadock Blalock of the County of Fayette and State of Georgia
      Morgan P. Harris - Commissioner
      Peter W Pullin - Commissioner
      Drury Dufree - Commissioner

      Slaves:
      Edmond about twenty one years of age; Kendall a man forty four years of age; Ardena about twenty five years of age; Mary & her child Horace, Mary about twenty years of age, Horace about twelve months old; Mahala a girl about eight or nine years of age; Ann a girl about two years of age

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Arcadia Blantonnew.gif (2525 bytes)

    Will or probate of Arcadia Blanton, was written or filed on Wednesday, January 6, 1848. Surnames listed in will or probate: BLANTON, MONTGOMERY, RICHARDSON, RUSSELL

      _____ Russell - sister
      John Montgomery and Edward Richardson - executors ?

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    Will or probate of James M. Blanton, was written or filed on Thursday, August 25, 1847. Surnames listed in will or probate: BLANTON, HENDERSON, MONTGOMERY, PUGH, SCOTT

      Arcadia E. Blanton - wife, executrix
      John Montgomery - friend, executor
      Samson T. Henderson, John B. Scott, J. J. Pugh - witnesses

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John W. Boddie

    Will or probate of John W. Boddie, was written or filed on Friday, November 3, 1863. Surnames listed in will or probate: BLACK, BODDIE, MOORE, SORSBY, VIRDEN

      George Boddie - brother, executor
      Willis P. Boddie - son of George Boddie
      Nicholas V. Boddie - son of George Boddie
      Wilson B. Boddie - nephew
      Wm. R. Boddie - nephew
      Andrew C _?_ - nephew
      William C_?_ - nephew
      Lucy _?_ - niece
      Lucy G. Moore - niece
      Bob Moore - nephew
      George Moore - nephew
      Willis Boddie - brother, executor
      Nicholas Boddie - brother, executor
      R. A. Black - friend, executor
      John T. Sorsby - witness
      Peter S. Virden - witness

      Slaves:
      Men Jonas, Corry, Woman Cissy

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Sarah Branch

    Will or probate of Sarah Branch, was written or filed on Tuesday, October 21, 1859. Surnames listed in will or probate: BRANCH, CRAIN, DINKINS, FINLEY, GALLOWAY, HENRY, WALKER

      James C. Branch - son & executor
      Lucy , Sallie, Maggie, Mary Lizie, and William - grandchildren and children of Margaret Henry - daughter (deceased)
      John M. Henry - husband of Margaret & executor
      William, Sallie and Margaret - grandchildren & children of William H. Branch - son (deceased)
      James H. Galloway - witness
      Alex H. Dinkins - witness & brother
      I. A. Crain - witness
      W. F. Walker - appraiser
      Lewis Finley - appraiser

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    Will or probate of James Brickell, was written or filed on Saturday, February 8, 1841. Surnames listed in will or probate: BEACH, BRADLEY, BRICKELL, HAYS

      Elizabeth Brickell - wife, executrix
      Unnamed children & grand children
      Thomas H. Bradley, A.C. Beach, Jas. R. Hays witnesses

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