Rachel & Rachel, Jr.: Petition, Northumberland County
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At a court held for Northumberland County the 13th. Day of May 1776. This last will and testament of John Barr decd [deceased] was proved by the oaths of William Brown and William Rosson two of the witnesses thereto and admitted to record. and on the motion of Joseph Hudnall who made oath there to according to Law Certificate is granted him for obtaining Letters of Admon with the Will annexed in true form the Exorr therein named having refused to qualify.
Testa Thos. Jones C.N.C.
Copy Testa Thos. Shearman Dty
At a court held for Northumberland County the 9th day of September 1776. On the motion of Zachariah Barr who made oath thereto according to Law Certificate is granted him for obtaining Letter of Administration of the Estate of John Barr dec'd with the Will annexed in due form he the said Zachariah having given bond and Security according to law. Joseph Hudnall the former admon having consented thereto Copy Testa Thos. Shearman Dty
Copy John Barr's Will sd.