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John Hicks Will Abstract

This is an abstract from the will of John Hicks.

Names:      Son - Robert Hicks - tract of land John now lives on and his wearing clothes. Requests that son Robert should live with his brother-in-law Edward Tatum until he comes of age 18 years.
                  Son - John Hicks and Daniel Hicks - tract of land on Stephen's Branch in Brunswick County to be equally divided between them. Requests that son John live with his brother-in-law John Rose until he comes to age 18.
                  Son - Joshua Hicks - great copper kettle.
                  Wife - Rebecca Hicks - to have balance of estate.

Executors:      Wife Rebekah Hicks and her brother George Reives

                                                            /s/ John Hicks
                                                            (sealed with wafer)

Ursillla (V) Reives
Elizabeth (E) Reives
Xphr Tatum

Rebekah Hicks qualifed as executrix
Will dated 30 Sept 1728                                Probated 20 August 1729
(Surry County, Virginia Deeds, Wills, Etc. No. 7 1715-1730, page 963)