The Last Will and Testament of Hannah S Garrigues

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Date: 24 Feb 1869 to 7 Oct 1874
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United Statesmap
Surname/tag: garrigues
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City and County of Philadelphia, ss.

Register's Office, Oct. 7 1874

Then personally appeared Francis A. Fisher and Catharine Jeffrey the subscribbing witnesses to the foregoing Last Will of Hannah S. Garrigues deceased, and on their solumn Oath did say that they were present, and did see and hear Hannah S. Garrigues deceased, the testatix therein named, sign seal, publish and declare the same as for her last will and etstament, and that at the doing thereof she was of sound, disposing mind, memory, and understanding, to the best of their knowledge and belief.

Aff'd and subscribed before me, the date above.

Jas Beasley Jr [?], Register

Frances A. Fisher
Catharine Jeffrey

City and County of Philadelphia, ss.

Register's Office, Oct. 7 1874

We do affirm that, as the Executors of the foregoing last will and testament of Hannah S. Garrigues deceased, we will well and truly administer the goods and chattels, rights and credits of said deceased, accordin to law; and that we will diligently and faithfully regard and well and truly comply with the provisions of the law relating to Collateral Inheritances. The said testatix died Sept. 22/74 at 7:30 a.m.

Aff'd and subscribed before me, the date above and letters testamentary granted until them.

Jas Beasley Jr [?], Register

Lydia H. Garrigues
Franklin Garrigues

Be it rememberd that I, Hannah S. Garrigues, wife of Isaac B. Garrigues, Stone Cutter, of the City of Philadelphia, do make and publish this my last Will and Testament in manner and form following ----

First ---- I order and direct all my just debts and funeral expenses to be fully paid, as soon as conveniently may be after my decease.

Item ---- I give and bequeath all my wearing apparel, furniture and household goods of every kind (my silver plate having been previously disposed of) to my three daughters, Annie M. H. Thompson, Lydia H. Garrigues and Mary B. Garrigues, or the survivor or survivors of them, absolutely, to be equally divided between them, if more than one survive.

Item ---- I give and bequeath to my husband Isaac B. Garrigues the sum of three Hundred Dollars per annum, for and during the term of his natural life and at his decease, the Principal sum thereof to be equally divided among all my children.

Item ---- All the rest, residue, reversion and remainder of my Estate real, personal and mixed whatsoever and wheresoever of which I may die seized, possessed or entitled among all my children who may be living at the time of my decease and the lawful issue of such of them as may then be deceased, leaving issue, their heirs, executors, adminstrators and assigned forever. Such issue taking and receiving such part and share only as his, her or their deceased parent, would have taken and received if then living.

Item ---- I nominate and appoint my daughter Lydia H. Garrigues Executrix and my son Franklin Garrigues

Executor of this my last will and Testament, giving until them and the survivor of them, full power and authority to sell all my Real Estate either at Public or Private sale, to convey to the Purchaser or Purchasers thereof, such Title as I have therein free and discharged from all Trusts and the Purchaser shall not be liable for the applicaiton or non-application of the purchase money which my Executors will hold and dispose of as herein before directed.

Lastly ---- I hereby revoke all former wills by me made and declare this only to be and contain my last will and Testament.

In withness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal the 24th day of February in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and Sixty none.

Singed, sealed, published and disclosed by Hannah S. Garrigues the Testatrix above named as and for her last Will and Testament in the presence of us who in her presense and in the presense of each other have at her reqeust hereunto set our names as witnesses. ----

Francis A. Fisher
Catharine Jeffrey
Hannah S. Garrigues {seals}

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