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(17?? - 1785)

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Stephen Fisher's Will

 
 

Born: Abt. 17??

Died: 1785

 
                                       
 
                                       

The Will of Stephen Fisher

 

 

       

In the name God amen. I Stephen Fisher ????? of
The State of N. Carolina and County of Lincoln L-----, being
Very sick and weak in body, But of perfect mind & memory
Thanks be given to god; Calling unto mind there Mortality
of my Body, and knowing that it is appointed for all men
once to die, do make & ordain this my Last Will and
Testament; That is to say, Principlly & first of all, I give
and recommend my soul into the hand of almighty God
that give it, and my body to the Earth, to be buried in decent
Christian burial, at the direction of my Executors; Nothing ----
ing but at the general Resurrection I shall recive the same
again, by the Mighty power of God. And as touching such
Worldly Estate which God in this life hath blessed me with
I give, demise, and despose of the same in the following
names; First I give and bequeath to Elizabeth my very

       
 
 

 
       

Beloved wife the Mantion house and office houses and Im-
roved Lands during her life for to suport her and
such of her children as shall Chuse to Live with her
and Such other ----- or tools as is now on sd. plantation
to work the farm, also I give and bequeath unto my
children, Viz: Elizabeth Barns, Ann Morgan, Jemima Jones,
Stephen Fisher, Ezekiel Fisher, Mary Allen, Samuel Fisher,
John Fisher, Susana Fisher, William Fisher & Richard Fisher
,
Each and Every of them, an Equal Share of my Lands good
and Chattles according as they shall be praised by honest
men, only to my son Stephen I do give and bequeath
Twenty pounds more than his Equal share to be given
him: also I make my beloved wife and my son Samuel
Fisher and do ordain them my Executors of this my last
Will and Testament, and I do hereby utterly disallow
Revoke, and disanul all and Every other former Testament

       
 
 

 
 
       

Wills, Legacies, bequests, and Executors by me in any
ways before Named Willed bequeathed; Ratified and
confirming this, and no other, to be my last will and
Testament. In witness whereof I have hereunto set
my hand and seal this twelfth day of February
Turn over

       
 
 

 
       

One thousand seven hundred and eighty five
signed, sealed, published
pronounced, and declared
by the said Stephen Fisher as his Last will and Testament
In the presents of us, who in his presence,
and in the presence of Each other, have hereunto
subscribed our names

Benjamin Paxtain
James Lee
F. Cuningham

       
                 
                 
       

Stephen
Fisher, his
Last Will
1785

       
 
 
 
 
 

Indenture, 14 Sep 1813

LINCOLN COUNTY, NC DEED BOOK 26 - PAGE 283

 

This Indenture made the 14th day of September in the Year of our Lord 1813 Between Samuel Fisher Ezekiel Fisher John Fisher Richard Fisher Jemimah Jones Mary Sailor Susanna Styles Coheirs of Stephen Fisher Deceased of Lincoln County in the State of North Carolina of the one part and William Fisher of the Same County and State above said of the other part Witnesseth that for and in consideration of the sum of One Hundred and ten pounds in hand paid to the said Co heirs above Mentioned by the said William Fisher the receipt and payment whereof is hereby acknowledged the said Co heirs of the Estate of Stephen Fisher deceased Viz Saml Fisher Ezekiel Fisher John Fisher Richard Fisher Jemimah Jones Susanna Styles Mary Sailor hath granted bargained sold aliened enfeoffed and confirmed and by their presents doth grant bargain and Sell alien enfeoff convey and Confirm unto the said William Fisher his heirs and assigns forever a Tract or parcel of land [for]merly Granted to Stephen Fisher by Virtue of a States Deed bearing date 1783 We Samuel Fisher Ezekiel Fisher John Fisher Richard Fisher Jemimah Jones Mary Sailor Susanna Stiles being Co heirs of the said tract or parcel of land Recorded being had &c Lying on the West side of the Catawba river and waters of Beaver dam in the County of Lincoln and bounded as followeth Beginning at a Stake on Robert Knoxes line then N. 131 poles to a Stake on the widow Longs line the land formerly Granted to Reuben Simpson then west with said line 135 poles to a Stake then South 131 poles to a Black Oak Samuel Thompsons corner then East 135 poles to the Begining containing 162 acres be the same more or less To Have and to Hold the aforesaid tract or parcel of Land Together with all woods ways waters mines minerals Hereditaments appurtenances belonging to the land in any wise appertaining To Hold to the William Fisher his heirs or assigns forever from the said Co heirs their heirs and assigns and from all and every other person or persons Claiming any right thereunto wethr Co Heirs to the aforementioned tract or parcel of land do forever Quit Claim for ourselves our heirs Executors and assigns forever and from all and every person or persons do warrant and Defend this our Wright and Title of the aforesaid Tract of land with all the appurtenances to the said William Fisher his heirs and assigns forever In Witness whereof We the Co Heirs To Wit Samuel Fisher Ezekiel Fisher John Fisher Richard Fisher Jemimah Jones Mary Sailor Susanna Styles hath hereunto set our hands and affixed our Seals the day and Year first above written.
 
 
Signed Sealed and } Samuel Fisher (seal)
Delivered in presence of }
Stephen Fisher Senr } Ezekiel his X mark Fisher (seal)
Frederick# X Harwell }
Stephen Fisher Junr } John Fisher (seal)
State of No Carolina } Richard Fisher (seal)
Lincoln County April }  
Sess 1814. The within } Jemimah her X mark Jones (seal)
Deed of Sale was proved }  
in open Court by the Oath } Mary her X mark Sailor (seal)
of Frederick Harwill }  
Recorded and ordered } Susanna her S mark Styles (seal)
to be registered }

Witness Vardry McBee CC

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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