Charles City County Order Book, 1694-1700, image 79
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254 unto John Threeweeks his heyrs and Ass all our right title of the within sayd land to the sd John Threeweeks his heyrs and Ass. for ever as witnes our hands and seals the third day of December 1695 Robt Lansdan Mary ~ [mark] Lansdan Test Jos Harwood \ James Cooke
Acknowledged in Court by the sd Robert and Mary unto the sd John Threeweeks the third day of Xber 1695 Test. James Minge Cl Cur And the sd Mary being examined by the Justices then alsoe relinquished her right of Dower in the sd Land. Test. James Minge Cl. Recorded by the Order of the Justices P JM Cl Cur.
In the name of God Amen I Allen Jenkins of the pish of Westover in Charles Citty County in Virginia being sick in body but of sound and perfect minde and memory doe make this my last Will and Testament hereby utterly revoking and makeing void all former Wills by me made whether written or verball. First and principally I recomend my Soule into the hands of my blessed Saviour and Redeemer Jesus Christ hopeing and assuredly beleeving thro his Merrits death and Passion to obtain pardon and remission of all my sinns and to inherit life everlasting. And as for that Worldly estate which it hath pleased allmighty God to bles me with I give as ffolloweth. Item I give and bequeath unto my daughter in law Sarah Smith after my just debts be paid all my personall and reall estate and to her heyrs for ever that is or shall belong to me here or else where and alsoe doe make my sd daughter in law whole and sole Executrix of this my last Will and testament as Wittnes my hand and seal this 31th of December one thousand six hundred ninty and four Allin [his mark] Jenkins [seal] seal Signed Sealed and delivered in ye pnce of Joseph Cooper Jno Stith. Proved in Court of Charles Citty County by the Oaths of Joseph Cooper and John Stith. Xber 3 1695 Test. James Minge Cl Cur. This agrees with the Origionall and is Recorded by Order of the Justices P James Minge
The estate of William Gower late of Bristoll parrish decd as it was sold at an outcry Novemb 25 1695 p[er] Robt. Bolling
[right column heading] [illegible] . To Tho: Langton A sadle and bridle, bedsteed, Chest, earthen Bason Culinder trays & boule 135 To And: Beck, Dish Bason Tankerd, Chamberpott, 5 spoones all pewter 101 To James Hall. a hoe, 2 guns a frying pan, [frow?] Pitchfork & fisgig 390 To Sam: Harwell, 2 iron pots. 2 sawes and other iron Lumber 106 To Nath: Tatem a Trunk, drawers, 3 payles, 2 Spining Wheels 300 To James Hall a case & 4 bottls 4 qrt botles. cifters. boxes 4 casqs1 runlet 280 To Ch: Gilham a bras ketl, 2 old Tabls 300 To Lewis Green ye 7o parts of an Old sayul & Canoo .20 To Rob: Bolling a Cotten gin a bred tray a broad ax a barrell a Cydar & Soup trough .40 To Robt. Winfeild, 4 Smale bags, a jack a jug, grater peper box 6 1/2 li Coten a jack. rope spitt 330 To Tho: Throwe a reele, powd runlets, chairs [illegible] needls Hors geer ink horn. shot bag raisar 11 [illegible] [written above this line] 2 thimbles. 1 [illegible] 145 To Andr: Beck 2 beds and furniture 930 To John Gilham 2 Cows & Calvs 1 heyfor 1130 To Tho: Syson 2 sowes 4 shotes .170 To 1 hors 60 old books to Mich. Turpin 1100 [total] 5527