Aaron Phillips
Will dated 1890

Barbour County, VA Will Book 2


Last Will and Testament of Aaron Phillips
Dated: December 27, 1890
Source: Barbour County, WV Will Book 2, Page 23-24
Transcribed by Sandra Fields on August 19, 2004

On this 27th day of December 1890 I Aaron Phillips at my own house near Nestorville Barbour County W. Va., make this my last Will, and first of all I give unto the Lord my sole.

Secondly: all they (sic) real estate property to my wife so long as she remains my widower (sic) at her death or seasing (sic) to be my widower (sic). Burlin Phillips is to have the following parcel of land. Beginning at a White Oak standing by the fence on the edge of the road leading from my house Calvins Marsh thence to run North to Nestor's line, with Nestor's line East to a corner belonging to Nestor & Myself, thence N to Anons (sic) Line then E with anans line to a stone pile, thence S. to a chestnut thence East to a white oak corner of my own and Anthony Nestor & K. Isner, thence S. to the road running through said land and with the sentor (sic) of said road as was last lad (sic) out to the beginning, and Scott Phillips is to have all of they (sic) remaining balance of said Parce (sic) of land nowing (sic) as the I.B. Marsh farm. The pursonly (sic) property to be divided or sold as follows: one cow to my wife all the bed clothing to my wife all the rest of the property to be sold or divided, and the proceeces (sic) to be equally (sic) divided between S.J. Shafer, F. (or) T. S. Campbell, Lindy Stalnaker and Rachel Nestor. There is one hundred & eighty dollars in the store at Scott Phillips and after this one hundred & eighty dollars is refunded to my estat (sic) and two hundred and eighteen dollars to Scott the balance after paying all company clames (sic) to be equal divid (sic) between the girls as pursonly (sic) property. Scott Phillips is to pay all debts funeral expenses. I now appoint Scott Phillips & Bedford Campbell as administrators of this my will signed, sealed and delivered in the presents (sic) of S & L. Marsh.

Aaron Phillips

R.E. Marsh
Millie Varner
Scott Phillips Witnesses

West Virginia
Barbour County Court Clerk's Office July 10th, 1891

The last Will and testament of Aaron Phillips deceased was this day presented in said office by Scott Phillips one of the Executors therein named and the same being duly proved before me by the oaths of R.E. Marsh and Scott Phillips two of the subscribing witnesses thereto was ordered to be recorded and a record thereof was made accordingly.

Attest: Gran E. Taft, Clk.



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