Location: Darke County, Ohio, United States
A scan of Henry's last will and testament is attached to this profile. It says:
In the name of the Benevolent Father of All
I Henry Ross do hereby make and publish this my last will and testiment.
Item first, I will and bequeath one hundred and fifty dollars to be paid to John Drivebrenner(?) of Warusbruh(?) ? for the purpose of ? ? ? "New Testament" ? ? ? and ? ? that he will faithfully appreciate that sum to said purpose
Item 2d I will and bequeath fifty dollars to my sister Jane Linton.
Item 3d I will and bequeath Mary Jane Miller fifty dollars.
Item 4th After my funeral expenses and just debts, if any are paid, I will that the residue of my estate be divided equally amongst my other children.
ANd ? hereby appoint and ? my son Elias Ross my executor. ? My last will, revoking all others. We sign ? as witnesses & at the request of Henry Ross & in his presense & he --cutoff--, signatures