Will of John R. Morgan
[Will Book 1, page 322 (transcribed by Pam Collier)]
I, John R Morgan of the Town of Whitwell, Tennessee, County of Marion, being of sound mind and
memory do make publish and declare this to be my last will and testament, towit [sic];
First – All my just debts and funeral expenses shall be paid.
Second = I give, devise and bequeath all the rest, residue and remainder of my estate both
personal and real, to my beloved father G W Morgan, and mother, S. P. Morgan, share and share
Third = I nominate my said father G. W. Morgan to be the executor of this my last will and
testament hereby revoking all former wills by me made.
In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this the 26th
day of April
John R Morgan
Signed, sealed, published and declared as and for his last will and testament by the above
named testator, in our presence, who have at his request, and in his presence, and in the
presence of each other, signed our names as witnesses thereto.
F. H. Pryor, Whitwell Tenn
J. N. Dykes, Whitwell Tenn