Middlesex County, Massachusetts Probate Files
Samuel Reeves Probate File
Samuel Reeves of Medford in the County of Middlesex & Commonwealth of Massachusetts Heelmaker, Being at this present time infirm of Body, But of a sound mind and memory, Thanks be given to God. Calling to mind the mortality of my Body, Do make and Ordain this my last Will and Testament; First of all I recomend my soul into the Hands of him that gave it, and my Body to the Earth by a decent Christian Burial at the direction of my Executors to be hereafter Named; and as touching such Worldly Estate it hath Pleased God to Bless me with in this Life, I give and Demise of the same as followeth - Viz - I order my just Debts and Funeral Charges to be paid by my Executors, I give bequeath and demise unto John Albree Samuel Albree Joseph Albree Elizabeth Albree and Elizabeth Warren all my Estate both Real and personal, and my Will is that it shall be equally divided between the five aforesaid Grandchildren. And I Do hereby make and Ordain my Grandson John Albree & my Grandson in Law, Isaac Warran Junr Joint Executors of this my last Will and Testament; Ratifying and confirming this and no other other as my Last Will and Testament; And I do hereby Renounce and Reject all other and former Wills & bequest by me heretofore made &ct.
In witness whereof I the said Samuel Reeves have hereunto set my hand and seal the Day and year first above written -
Signed Sealed Published PronouncedSamuel Reeves
and Declared by the said Samuel
Reeves as his last Will & Testament in
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