Marriage

Gramps ID E2600
Date 1877-08-02
Place Gallatin, Co., Ill

Source References

  1. Will of Robert Allan (1695?-1769) dated the 19th of December 1765 [S-1789899474]
      • Source text:

        Will of Robert Allan (1695?-1769) dated the 19th of December 1765 In the name of God Amen, the 19th day of December 1765, Robert Allen of the County of Fredrick and Colony of Virginia, being old and weak of body, but of perfect mind and memory and thanks be given to Almighty God for the name, therefore calling to mind the mortality of my body and knowing that it is appointed for all men to die, do make ordain and constitute this my last will and testament, that is to principally and first of all - I give and recommend my Soul into the hands of Almighty God and my body I recommend to the earth from whence it came to be buried in a decent manner at the discretion of my Executors. Nothing doubting at the general resurrection I shall re-live the same again by the highly powers of God and as touching my worldly estate wherewith it has pleased Almighty God to bless me within the natural life, I give, demise and dispose of the same in the following manner and form: Item 1. I give and bequeath too my beloved wife, Sarah Allen, the room we now live in and the bed and furniture we sleep on in said room and 2 cows and calves of her own choice and Black Horse called her riding horse and the side saddle that is now in the house during her life and at her death to return to my son, Benjamin Allen and his heirs lawfully begotten of his body, Item 2 I give and bequeath to my son Benjamin Allen the plantation that I now live on, to him and his heirs lawfully begotten of his body. Item 3. I give and bequeath to my son all the household furniture that is on the plantation whereon I now live. Item 4. I give to my son Benjamin Allen, 2 good workhorses that shall be on the plantation at the day of my death, likewise the plows and gears and oxes. Item 5. I give and bequeath to my son Robert Allen, five pounds currency money to be paid out of my effects by my Executors at my death. Item 6. I give and bequeath to my grandson Robert Gibbens five pounds currency mo

References

  1. Cash, Theodore Oliver [P299]
  2. Desper, Rhoda C.(Catharine) [P308]
  3. Family of Cash, Theodore Oliver and Desper, Rhoda C.(Catharine) [F0229]