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Miscellaneous Torrens Family Documents

Attached to JWK's letter of 4/5/20.

Samuel Miller of Drumlaghlin.

Derry Will Book 1786-90 1I-5-23
     Samuel Miller of Drumlaghlin. psh of Tamlaghtfinlagan, Co. Derry, to
my well-beloved wife Elizabeth the house she lives in with half my land
for her life or widowhood, & if she marry again but 10, a chest and
wheel. My children to be brought up on sd half of the farm.
     To my eldest son James the other half of the land when he is 21. &
when he shall be 21 or be married or when my youngest child is 21 he is to
have the other half of the land except the house and gardens which I
possess on the other side of the town.
     To my second son Samuel the house beyond the town & the gardens
thereunto belonging at 1/1 yearly rent & also to him 40 to learn a trade.
     To my eldest daughter Mary 25 on her marriage with the consent of
her mother, if not but to get a chest, wheel & bed.
     To my second daughter Martha 20, a chest, wheel & bed.
     To my third daughter Elizabeth 15, a chest, wheel & bed.
Apoint James Miller of Drumnaghlin & Robert Morrison of Drummore exors. &
Thomas Mekle of Drumaghlin exor. & wife Elizabeth exor. & Samuel Miller of
Drumaghlin exor. & Hugh Morrison, Sam Morris & Samuel Wallace as guardians.
    In witness whereof 8 Nov. 1786              Samuel Miller
Witnesses      James Wallace
               Hugh Morrison
               George Nickell
               Arsbel Adams

Probate granted 1789.    

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