Will of William Tolbert

Submitted by Claudette Adams.

Will Book 2 Page 126
(Tolbert or Talbert?)

In the name of God amen.  I William Tolbert of the County of Marshall and
State of West Virginia being of sound mind and disposing memory do make
this my last Will and testament.
I require all my just debts to be paid out of my Estate.
I give and bequeath unto my wife Sarah Ellen all of my Estate real and
personal during her natural life.
At the expiration of my wifes lifetime all of the real and personal Estate
remaining to descend to my nephew George McClellan Rogerson, and his heirs
forever.  but should the said George McClellan Rogerson die before my wife,
then all of my real and personal property to go to my wife alone.
I appoint my wife Sarah Ellen the Executrix of this my last Will and testament.
     Sept 3rd, 1867.                              William Tolbert
                                             (signature looks like Talbert)

Signed Sealed publilshed and declared by the testator William Tolbert as
for his last Will and testament, in the presence of us, who in his presence,
at his request, and in the presence of each other, have hereunto subscribed
our names as Witnesses.
                                                          Isaac Dowler.
                                                          James W. Maccamber.