In the name of the Benevolent Father of all I, Joseph Little of the county of Guernsey and state of Ohio, do make and publish this my last will and testament, Item 1st It is my will that after my death that all my land and personal property be sold, situate in Guernsey county Ohio, being about seventy eight acres of the north West quarter of Section No.21 Township No.4, and Range two: and the proceeds disposed as follows. It is my will that all my just debts and funeral expenses be fully paid and the balance of the proceeds of the sale of my real and person property to be divided as follows: 1st I give and bequeath to my daughter Elizabeth Little one thousand dollars and household and kitchen furniture, bed and bedding. I give and bequeath to my four grandchildren of Archibald Little, deceased, Edward Little, Sarah C. Little, Mary E. Little and ______ __ Little each seventy dollars a piece and the residue of my estate to be equally divided between my daughter Isabel Elliot and my son Robert Little. I do hereby nominate and appoint Jacob Smith and my daughter Elizabeth, executors of this my last will and testament hereby authorizing and ---------_________ them to sell at private sale or otherwise, all my real estate and personal property, and no appraisement be made, also to make deed or deeds to purchasers and acknowledge the same. I do hereby revoke all and former will by me made. In testimony whereof I have hereunto set my hand and Seal this 19th day of October, 1867.
Signed and acknowledged by said Joseph Little as his Joseph Little SEAL
The State of Ohio, Guernsey county ss:
Sworn to and subscribed before me this day and year William Whitaker
In the matter of Joseph Little's Will The State of Ohio, Guernsey county, ss:
2001 July 28: Moved to own file.