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@NI19@ NOTEWILL OF LANY COWAN HAWTHORNE
South Carolina, Abbeville District May 3, 1849
In the name of God Amen
I Lany Hawthorn being of sound mind but weak in body and considering the uncertainty of life do make this my last Will and Testament in manner and form following that is to say
I resign my soul to God who gave it hoping for a remission of all my sins in the mediation of His Son Jesus Christ
My will is that all my just debts be paid
My plantation which I now live on containing two humdred and ten acres (land) more or less I give to my son D. O. Hawthorn desiring that he shall pay into my estate the sum of 600 dollars. I wish that everthing that is all buildings and improvements such as Gin House and cotton gin and shop and tools and plantation tools remain as they are now on the premisis.
I will that the children of my son James Hawthorn now residing in the State of Georgia be paid by my executors hereafter named the sum of 50 dollars each when they come of age and make application for the same
I will that all my negroes and horses and half of the cattle and half of the hogs on the plantation be sold and equally divided with my living children
And lastly I do hereby constitute and appoint Thomas Hawthorn and D. O. Hawthorn my sons executors of this my last will and testament hereby revoking all formore wills by me made. In witness where whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this the 4th day of May in the year of our Lord 1849
her Signed in the presence of Lany X Hawthorn (L.S.) Test. A. H. Miller Mark
C. M. Sharp
J. R. Hawthorn
This will is on file in the County Court House, Abbeville, SC
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Laney Ann by comparing test results with other carriers of her mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known mtDNA test-takers in her direct maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Laney Ann: