Date: Saturday, 21 November 1998 4:35
WARREN CO., TN - WILL BOOK NO. 3 - PAGE 146:
November 21, 1852 ~ Will of Elijah Drake
I, Elijah Drake, do make and publish this as my last will and testament.
First, I direct that my funeral expense and just debts be paid.
Second, I give to my beloved Pheby Drak all my lands except the mills and
mill site which I desire to be held to satisfy a debt I owe John M. Drak.
The lands now willed to my wife are one tract in Van Buren County and an
entry in Warren County. It is my will that she make a written will of all
she may be possessed of at her death. Executor my good friend Charles M.
Witnesses: R. McGregor Aaron Burlison
Proved in open court: 6 April 1853