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Elizabeth Nixon

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  • Name Elizabeth Nixon  
    Born Aft. 1774 
    Gender Female 
    Died 1803  Jones Co NC USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Will of Elizabeth Smith Jones County North Carolina March 25 1803 Found on Family search.org on an image of will book A page 270 Image 141 Jones County Wills:
      North Carolina, Probate Records, 1735-1970 Image North Carolina, Probate Records, 1735-1970; pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-19444-80536-49 — FamilySearch.org
      I Elizabeth Smith of the County of Jones and State of North Carolina of sound mind & memory do make, ordane, constitute this my last will and Testament, hereby revoking all others by me made, & touching my worldly affairs after my body is decently intired it is my will and desire that my son James Smith should have all my lands on Whiteoak whereon I last lived & joining A. Smith’s land which said land I give & bequeath unto my son James Smith his heirs & assigns for ever.
      2 I give & bequeath to my two sons Bazell & James Smith the money due me from Richard Nixon which is upwards of Fourty Pounds & my mare to be sold & the monry arising from the sale of the mare with that due from Nixon tobe put at interest, & when my oldest son Bazell arrives to full age to be equally devided between Bazell and James & the part alloted to James to be kept at interest till he arrives at lawful age, to them, their heirs and assigns for ever.
      3 I give and bequeath to my daughter Eliza Smith all my part of a family of negros now in the posseesion of my mother & to be divided equally between her children at her decease unto my daughter Eliza her heirs & assigns for ever.
      4 I give & bequeath to my daughter Eliza all my proportional part of my husband’s estate which is yet undivided, one bed & furniture, one cloth’s chest, half a dozen tea spoons, & one pat spoon silver, & one saddle, to her & her heirs & assigns for ever.
      5 And lastly I appoint & constitute my Brother R. Nixon & my friend Josiah Howard my executors of this my last will & testament. In witness hereof I hereunto set my hand and seal this 25 of March 1803 in the presence of the subscribing Evidence.

      R. Dickson Betsy Smith
      Titus Howard
      Sarah Fields

      State of North Carolina
      Jones County Court November Term 1803.
      Then was the last will and testament of Betsy Smith deceased duly proved in open Court in the form of law by the oaths of Titus Howard, & Sarah Fields, two of the subscribing witnesses thereto & ordered to be recorded.
      Attest Wm Orme cc
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    Smith Branch: Bazell Smith d 1811 Jones Co NC m Grace Peyton (Kit# 6153****/ )
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    Family Benjamin Rigdon Smith,   b. Bef 1774, Craven County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. c. 1803, Jones County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 29 years) 
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    +1. James Nixon Smith,   b. c. 1795, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1837, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 42 years)
     2. Bazel R Smith
     3. Eliza Smith,   b. ca 1795, Craven County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2022 Help 
    Family ID F23695  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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