Will of Harry C. Roberts

Submitted by Claudette Adams.

(This is a partial will.)  
Book 2 page 384
(Henry or Harry?)

I, Harry, C, Roberts of the City of Moundsville County of Marshall and
State of West Virginia do make this my last will and testament hereby
revoking all former wills heretofore reads in manner and form as follows
to wit.
First     I will that all my past debts be paid soon after my______ ? out
of my estate by my executrix as may be convenient for her so to do.
Second    I hold a note for $400. on my father bearing date January 1st
1890 payable in one year from date, with interest, this note I give unto
my son Harry Hanson Roberts that is the principal The $400. and the
interest on the same to be collected annually by my Executrix from my
father JC Roberts for the support and maintainance of the child.  Said
$400 Dollars to be paid when the said Harry Hanson Roberts becomes 21
years of age, but should the said child die before he becomes 21 years
of age, then his mother Emma V. Roberts shall have the whole amount for
herself absolutely.
Third      I devise unto my dear wife Emma V. Roberts all the residue
of my property, real personal and mixed that I own and She to dispose
of the same as She may desire the full power being hereby given her
for that purpose.
Fourth    I hereby appoint my dear wife Emma V. Roberts Executrix of
this my last will and testament and She is not to be required to give
any bond whatever concerning my estate nor to appraise any of my
property.  In witness whereof I the said Harry C. Roberts testator
have to this my last will and testament set my hand and seal this
21st day of January in the year 1890.
   (over)                                    Harry C. Roberts