Phillis & Hannah: Petition, Montgomery County
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increase, or such of them as may then be living. 6. I constitute and appoint Wilson Browning, and John Burk of the County of Russell Executors of this my last will and testament, hereby revoking and annulling all former wills by me made; declaring this and no other to be my last Will and Testament. In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand, and affixed my seal this ninth day of September in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and twenty two. James Scott (Seal) Signed, sealed, published and declared as and for the last Will and Testament of the above named James Scott in presence of us. Francis Browning James Elliott John Browning
Virginia At a Court held for Russell County the 1st day of July 1823 This instrument of writing was exhibited in Court as and for the last Will and testament of James Scott deceased, and proven by the oaths of James Elliott, Francis Browning and John Browning the subscribing witnesses thereto and ordered to be recorded. and on the motion of Wilson Browning and John Burk exors therein named who made oath and together with John Browning[,] David Munsey, James P. Strother and Crabtree Price their securities entered into and acknowledged a bond on the penalty of $5,000 conditioned as the law directs, certificate is granted. The said Wilson