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Tucker, Jesse v. Raines, Heartwell: Judgment, Brunswick County

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In the name of God Amen I Michael Hill of the County of Prince George being of a Sound disposing mind and memory, thanks be to Almighty God for the same, do make and ordain this writing to be my last Will and Testamt in manner and form, following Viz. I give and devise my land and plantation whereon I now live to my sis- ter Amey Hill, her life; after her decease, I give and devise unto my sister Sarah Weekes Daughter of Eliza Weeks, the land and plantation whereon I now live, which is one hundred acres, to the same more or less, unto her and her heirs and assigns forever. Also I give and divide unto Elizabeth Weeks one negro girl named [Cate?] until the age of twenty three years, after that to be free Also I give and devise unto my sister Amey Hill, my bay horse by the name of Cald, Also six head of Cattle, and Stock of hogs, unto her, & Assigns forever Also I leave my mare by the name of Bridget, her fold, and one feather bed to be sold, and the money divided between my sister, Amey HIll, Sarah Weeks and Susanne Tucker, after the Cost and Charges is paid: Also the money I lent to Joshua Hill, which is Thirteen pounds eleven shillings and five pence; also six pounds five shillings and nine pence current money of Virginia, due me from Henry Bonner, I give and devise unto the said Joshua Hill, his heirs and assigns forever. Also I give and devise unto my sister Susanna Tucker one whole cow & calf unto her and assigns forever Item: I do hereby nominate and Appoint John Weeks and Eliz.a Weeks Executors, to this my last Will and Testament, making void all others by me heretofore made, In Witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and affixed my Seal, this twenty sixth day of August one Thousand and Seven hundred and ninety four. Michael Hill {Seal} Sign'd Seal'd publish'd & declar'd, in presence of Augustine Bishop Mark Harwell Armistead Harwell At a Court held for Prince George County at the Court house on Tuesday the 10th day of Feby 1795 This last Will & Testament of MIchael Hill dec'd was exhibited into Court & proved by the Oaths of Augustine Bishop & Armistead Harwell, two of the Witnesses, by order of the Court it is duly Recorded and on the motion of John Weeks &