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Re: Samuel Hammond Robeson Cty & Descendants
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Hi Stacey. I have a copy of Deborah's will which I can scan and send by email if you like. It says, " I Deborah Hammonds...bequeath unto my son Elias the sum of one Dollar.
unto Daughter Sarah the sum of one dollar
unto Daughter Ann the sum of one dollar.
unto Daughter Dorchas a Necol I give unto my daughter Dorchas the weaving loom I also give and bequeath unto my daughter Dorchas a small cook pot and water pale & also give and bequeath unto my daughter Dorchas the largest table I have.
unto my daughter Lila the sum of one dollar.
unto my Daughter Mary the sum of One Dollar.
unto my Daughter Rebecca the sum of One Dollar.
unto my son James all the land which I own.
unto my Grand Daughter Mariah my bed. The rest of my property I will that it be sold at public auction and the money be equally divided among my children. 9 February 1832. Deborah X (her mark) Hammonds. winesses Alexander Mc Alpin and Elender Carlile.
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