Will of Mary Jane Siverts

Submitted by Pam Villafuerte.

Marshall Co, WV Will Book 2:

   I Mary Jane SIVERTS being of sound mind but frail of body do make and
publish this my last Will and testament-1st I desire that my farm shall
be sold by my executor and after paying my just debts + expenses the
proceeds of the sale shall be divided equally among my children with
the exception that I desire my executor to pay out of the proceeds of
the sale to Della May ADAMS the sum of ($5.00) five dollars and to hold
in his hand and put at interest the sum of thirty dollars for the use
and benefit of my grand daughter Bessie Pearl CONNER the principal to be
paid to her when she is 21 years of age. 

    All my personal property and household good I give and bequeath to my
two youngest daughters Sinia Bell SIVERTS and Ruhanna Virginia SIVERTS.
I hereby constitute and appoint My Son in law John GRANDON Sole Executor
of this my last will and testament with full power to sell and convey my
real estate.

    Witness my hand and Seal this 18th day of September 1891.
 Signed by the testator
 in our presence and declared             Mary Jane SIVERTS  (seal)
 by her to be her will and Syned                her X mark
 by us as witnesses in the presence 
 of the testator and in presence
  of each other this 18th day of September

     Witness B. F. KIRBY.

                  Jas. C. CONNELLY.
West Virginia Marshall County Court, Thursday Oct. 22d 1891.
The last Will and testament of Mary Jane SIVERTS late of this county
deceased was this day fully proved in open Court upon the oaths of B. F.
KIRBY and Jas. C. CONNELLY the subscribing witnesses thereto and is
admitted to probate and ordered to be recorded, and John GRANDIN the
executor in said will named is granted lean to qualify and give bond
as such executor at some future time.
                                       E. M. LEWIS Clerk.
                                       County Court, Marshall Co. W. Va.