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Upton SO. Nofsinger Will

Upton S. Nofsinger

June 28=94 1892
In the name of God Amen
I Upton S. Nofsinger of Muhlenberg County Ky. being of sound mind and
disposing memory do make this as my Will and Testament, revoking all
former Wills made by me.

1st I will my Soul to God who gave it

2d John W. Nofsinger I have given Five Hundred dollars which his full
share of my estate and I give him nothing more

3d I have given Tabith Drake One Hundred dollars, she having received
this amount from me. I give her nothing more out of my estate

4th I have given Martha E. Rose over Two hundred dollars which she has
received. I give her nothing more out of my estate

5th I have given Sallie E. Richardson one hundred dollars, she has
received that amount. I give her Nothing out of My estate

6th Milton Nofsinger, I have give him Two hundred dollars in Stock and
Farming Tools. I further give him a tract of land on waters of Nelson
Creek, Known as the Fogle place adjoining Clint Clarr

7th I have given Elizabeth Heltsley one Hundred dollars, which she has
received. I therefore give her nothing more out of my estate

8th I now give William H. Nofsinger and Edward A. Nofsinger the farm I
live on about Three hundred and Seven acres more or less which has been
divided between them as follows, the division line is Beginning at a
white oak on a branch, one of the old corners, running due North 54
poles to a rock, thence North 25 W 20 poles to a Beech at the fence,
thence North 18 W 39 poles to a rock in the lane, thence with the lane N
50 E 22 poles to a rock in the lane, thence N 31 W 132 poles to a
hickory in the old line on a hill or Tyler line; I also give to William
H. Nofsinger and Edward A. Nofsinger all my house hold and Kitchen
furniture with every description of property I own at my death Cash,
Cash notes, Aaccents [sic] or any other articles or articles not named
for these two Sons. William H. Nofsinger is to have west side of the
land where I reside and Edward A. Nofsinger is to have the east side of
said land. Edward A. Nofsinger is to exercise the right of cutting and
using timber off of William H. Nofsingers land to keep his part of the
farm repaired as long as there is any timber required.

June 28=94 1892 Upton S. Nofsinger
Teste J.H. Reno
J.W. Sharp

State of Kentucky
Muhlenberg County Court } Sct.
August term 1892
The foregoing last Will and testament of Upton S. Nofsinger deceased,
was produced to Court on the date aforesaid, and proved to be the act
and deed of said decedent, by the oaths of J.H. Reno and J.W. Sharp, the
subscribing witnesses thereto, Whereupon the same was ordered to be
recorded which is now done accordingly
J.G. Ellison Clerk

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