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PUSHMATAHA COUNTY
Last Will & Testament

Record of Wills - No. 1
Pushmataha County, Oklahoma
Transcribed by: Teresa Young
No. 545.
Page 7 & 8.

WILL OF AMIE ROBERTSON

Red River County, Choctaw Nation, Central District.

Know all men by these presents, that I Amie Robertson being of sound mind do make this my last will and testament. Realizing the filial duty performed by my daughter Salina Lemon, wife of John Lemon, I do give and bequeath unto the children of said daughter Salina Lemon all my property both personal and real now possessed by me or in any wise due me to my beloved grandchildren as above stated, to-wit:

Sarah Lemon, Hudson Lemon and Adeline Lemon share and share alike to be divided equally without discrimination. This will includes all land, payments and money due to me or to become due me in any manner whatever and I do hereby appoint my beloved son-in-law John Lemon and his wife, my beloved daughter Saline, jointly my Executors without bond to carry out the provisions of this my last will and testament.

In case of the death of either or any of the above to went to their legal heirs.

Witness my hand this 20 day of August A. D. 1903.

Signed by 'X' her mark, Amie Robertson

Witness to signature and mark:

A. R. Cryer

J. T. Carter

Before me and in my presence personally appeared Amie Robertson whose signature, by mark, appears to the foregoing will, together with the witnesses to said instrument, to-wit:

A. R. Cryer and J. T. Carter and acknowledged to me after being sworn that they had signed said paper for the considerations and purposes therein expressed.

Given under my hand seal of office this 20th day of August A. D. 1903.

J. Y. Collins, Notary Public

I do hereby certify that the above will and testament is a true and correct copy of the original, and in Docket Book No. 1 on page 356.

Witness my hand and seal this the 11th day of December in the year One thousand nine hundred and three.

P. J. Thomas, County Probate Clerk of Red River County, Choctaw Nation

PROOF OF WILL

United States of America

Indian Territory, Central Judicial Division

Personally appeared before me E. J. Fannin, Clerk of the United States Court in the Indian Territory and Judicial Division aforesaid A. R. Cryer and J. T. Carter to me well known, who being duly sworn, say: That they are the subscribing witnesses to the foregoing instrument of writing purporting to be the last will and testament of Amie Robertson, deceased, that said instrument was executed at the time, place and by the person therein named; that said Amie Robertson the Testatrix was at the time of signing said instrument upwards of twenty-one years of age, and of sound and disposing mind and memory, and that in the presence of both of these affiants she declared it to be her last will and testament, and subscribed her name thereto in the presence of both of these affiants; that at the request of said Testatrix said affiants wrote their names to her said will in her presence and in the presence of each other; that the subscription to the foregoing instrument of writing are genuine, and that said instrument which is hereto attached is the identical one that affiants so witnessed and saw the said Amie Robertson sign.

A. R. Cryer

Subscribed and sworn to before me this 15th day of December A. D. 1904.

E. J. Fannin, Clerk

By Jos R. Folt, Deputy

Filed for record December 15, 1904.

Admitted to Probate December 17th, 1904.

Executor Record 1, page 4.

E. J. Fannin, Clerk

 

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the only begotten Son of God.

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