Will of Patience Cary, 1772

Isle of Wight County, Will Book 9, 1779-1785, pg. 30.

In the Name of God, Amen, I Patience Cary of Isle of Wight County being of perfect sound sense and memory, do make and ordain this to be my last Will and Testament in form and manner following. Item, I give and bequeath one fourth part of my Estate of what sort soever (after all charges and debts being first paid) to be equally divided between my five Grand Daughters Viz: Mary, Patience, Anna, Rebecca, and Comfort Hodges. Item, I give and bequeath all the rest and residue of my Estate of what sort soever to be equally divided between my Three Children Viz: James Lupo, Philip Lupo and Mary Brantly. I also appoint my son James Lupo my whole and sole executor of this my last Will and Testament in Witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this Seventh Day of December One Thousand seven hundred and seventy-two.

Patience Cary

Witness

William Carrell

Jeremiah Proctor

At a court held for Isle of Wight County this 2nd Day of December 1779. This will was presented at Court by James Lupo the executor therein named who made oath thereto and the same being Proved by the Oath of William Carroll one of the Witnesses thereto and ordered to be recorded and on the motion of said Executor who together with William Carroll his security entered into and acknowledged their bond in the penalty of one thousand pounds with condition as the law directs. Certificate is granted him for obtaining a Probate thereof in Due form.

Teste

Francis Young