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Edgecombe Co. NC Abstracts of Wills 1733-1856

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Re: Edgecombe Co. NC Abstracts of Wills 1733-1856

Posted: 27 Aug 2013 6:47AM GMT
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Found another EXUM LEWIS. Should have turned the page back one. This will is actually dated June 26, 1790.

June 26, 1790-August Court 1790.
,Wife: ELIZABETH, life estate. Son: THOMAS, plantation where he now lives, on the Reedy or Great Branch to low grounds of Swift Creek. West to George Foreman's line. 200 acres, 2 negroes. Son; GREEN, 420 acres, plantation I now live on, near run of Swift Creek, north by George Foreman's to mouth of Reedy or Great Branch, up Mirey Branch, east to Figure Lewis to George Linche's. Two negores, cattle, furniture, pewter dishes, $50.00 when 20 yrs of age. Son: BARTHOLOMEW, 793 acres of land, adjoining lands given. SonsL THOMAS & GREEN LEWIS, negro girl, cows and calves, furniture, pewter dishes, basins and 6 plates, $180.00 cash. Sons: EXUM & EDWIN, many goods of the store. Pork, bacon, brandy, lands, when Edwin arrives at age 20 yrs. Son; Exum, negro boy, Cato, horse. Marcus, bridle and saddle, cows and calves. Bed and furniture, 2 pewter basins, pewter dishes, 6 pewter plates. Daughter: ELIZABETH, 2 negro women, bay mare, Silver Heels, bridle and saddle, 2 cows and calves, furniture, 2 pewter dishes, 2 pewter basins, 1 flax wheel. Daughter: SALLY MOORE, negro girl. Sons; THOMAS, BARTHOLOMEW and GREEN LEWIS, the use of my brandy still. Residue of property lent to wife, ELIZABETH.
Exxr: sons: FIGURES LEWIS and EXUM LEWIS, son in law; JESSE JOHNSON. wIT: Nathan Harris, Eli B. Whitaker, Jesse Whitaker. Probate date 1795.

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