Will of Justus Leonard, 1838



The last will + testament of Justus Leonard of Stephentown
in the county of Rensselaer and State of New York I Justus
Leonard considering the uncertainty of the mortal life + being of
sound mind + memory [illegible] almighty God for the same
do make + publish this my last Will + Testament in manner & form
following that is to say.– First I give + bequeath unto my beloved
wife Catherine Leonard one equal undivided third part of all
my real estate [illegible] in the Town of Stephentown aforesaid to have
+ to hold unto the said Catherine Leonard for + during her natural
life.– And also I give + bequeath to my beloved wife Catherine Leonard all my personal property except any the legacies herein

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