Name: John LAVINDER
Given Name: John
Birth: BEF 1770
Death: May/Jun 1847 1
Note: Will of John Lavinder listing his wife and their children.
Change Date: 28 Dec 2014 at 19:29:36|
Mary DEPITY b: BEF 1772
in Franklin Co., Virginia 2
- Thornton LAVINDER b: 10 Jan 1791 in Franklin Co, Virginia
- Chilton LAVINDER b: ABT 1791 in Franklin Co, Virginia
- John LAVINDER b: ABT 1792 in Franklin Co, Virginia
- Joseph LAVINDER b: 1798 in Franklin Co, Virginia
- James LAVINDER b: 1792 in Franklin Co, Virginia
- William LAVINDER b: 1799 in Franklin Co, Virginia
- Anna LAVINDER b: BEF 1830
- Mary LAVINDER b: 1799 in Franklin Co., Virginia
- Francis LAVINDER b: BEF 1830
- Emily LAVINDER b: 1810 in Franklin Co, Virginia
- Jesse LAVINDER b: 1811 in Franklin Co, Virginia
Katharine LE SUEUR b: BEF 1827
1 Jul 1842
in Franklin Co., Virginia
- Title: Last Will And Testament
Note: Will of John Lavinder Sr. probated June 7 1847
Text: Will of John Lavinder, Sr.
In the name of God Amen I John Lavinder of the County of Franklin and State of Virginia being in febel health of body but of sound mind and disposing memory do hearby make my last Will and Testament in manner and form following that is to say. 1st I do desire that all perishable part of my estate be sold immediately after my decease and out of the money arising therefrom all my just debts and funeral expenses be paid. 2nd After the payments of my debths and funeral expenses I give to my beloved wife Katharine Lavinder one third part of my estate boath real and personal for during her naturallife and after her decease I give the same to my children herein after mentioned equally to be divided amoung them and to be enjoyed by them forever, 3rd It is my wish and desire that after my decease that my Executor, which I shall hereafter name sell all my land on a credit of twelve months after laying off a third part of the same for my beloved wife Katharine Lavinder as aforesaid and distribute the money arising from such sale together with my money that may accrue from the sales of other personal property after paying all my just debts and expenses be dividedbetween my children, viz: Thornton Lavinder, Chilton Lavinder, John Lavinder,William Lavinder, Joseph Lavinder, James Lavinder, Jesse Lavinder, Anna Campbell, formerly Anna Lavinder, Mary Turner, formerly Mary Lavinder, Francis Turner, formerly Francis Lavinder and Emily Lavinder. Also it is my wish and desire that all my slaves be equally divided between my said children after dividing off one third part of them for my wife Katharine's dowery , and I also wish her to have her choyse in said slaves after they have ben appraised, it is also my wish and desire that my daughter Emily have my boy Harvey together with a full and equal portion of my Estate with my other children and it is my further wish and desire, if any of my said children as aforesaid should decease this life without issue that the slaves which may fal to those part shall return to my estate together with thare future increase. And lastly I do constitute and appoint my friend Ira Hunt Executor of this my last Will and Testament hereby revolking all other Wills and Testaments by me heretofore made.
In witness whare of I have hereunto set my hand and affixed my seal this 20 July 1846.
Milton R. Hunt
Ira M. Hunt
Richard A. Hunt
At a Court held for Franklin County the 7th day of June 1847.
This last Will and Testament of John Lavinder Sr. Dec'd was produced in Court and proved by the oaths of Milton R. Hunt and Ira M. Hunt two of the subscribing witness hereto and order to be recorded. And on the motion of Ira Hunt the Executor in said Will named who made oath and gave bond and security according to law, certificate is granted him to obtain a probate thereof in due form.
Source: Franklin Co. Wills Records
Franklin Co. Courthouse
Clerk of Courts office
Wll Book #6 Pg 226-227
Submitted by Greg Bryant email@example.com
Date: 20 Jul 1846
- Title: LDS Archives
Author: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
Note: Record of their marriage.