Hamilton County Wills


Morning JOHNSON - Mar 21, 1870
State of Tennessee
Hamilton County	In the name of God amen.

I morning Johnson, widow and relict ? of James Johnson deceased
of said county and State aforesaid, being of sound mind also of advanced
age, and knowing that I must shortly depart this life, deem it right and
proper both as regards my family and myself that I should make
disposition of the property that a kind providence has blessed with do
therefor make this my last will and testament.  That is to say that I
have paid my oldest son, William Johnson a resident Meiggs County Tenn
his share of his Fathers estate amounting to Three Hundred Dollars
also.  My oldest daughter May ? ______ ______  has been paid the amount
Three Hundred Dollars also.  My son James Johnson has been paid the
amount of Three Hundred Dollars.  Also my Daughter Mary Withins has been
paid the amount of Three Hundred Dollars also.  Harriet Jane Watkins has
been paid the amount of Three Hundred Dollars also.  Franzina ? Johnson
has been paid Three Hundred Dollars also.  Eliza Johnson has been paid
Three Hundred Dollars.  Also Alta Johnson has been paid One Hundred &
Fifty five Dollars her part of my estate.  Also Sarah Johnson has been
paid ____ hundred and fifty Dollars her share of my estate.
It now remains that I should make some provision for my son Thomas H.
Johnson who has never yet received anything from his Father's estate. 
It is my will and desire that he support me as he has done for many
years _____ that he have in addition to his share of his father's estate
the amount of his claims against me and what he may pay out for me and
my support during my life time and also my stock consisting of one bay
mare and one cow and heifer also all my house hold and kitchen furniture
except a few things hereafter mentioned which is to given to my daughter
Alta Burke.
									her ?

	Morning X Johnson (Seal)

Signed, Sealed, declared  and published by Morning Johnson as her last
will and testament in the presence of ___ ______ _______ who subscribed
the same with our names in the presence of the said testatry and in the
presence of each other in this March 21st 1870

	George W. Turner ?
	Barnett Parker
Contributed by Cara Morgan
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