The Will of Abraham Medaris
(4), John Thomas 3, Charles 2, Domingo 1)

Listed in
"The Med(e)aris / McDaris Miner", Volume II, Number I
January, 1988
Charles Cabiac, Editor and Publisher
Transcribed by William Clinton Madaris 
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Abraham Medaris Will
12 Oct. 1827

    In the name of God, Amen, I Abram Medaris of the County of
Person, North Carolina, being weak in body but of sound mind
and memory, blessed by almighty God for the same, do make and
publish this my last will and testament, in manner and form
following, that is to say:

I give unto my brother, Massey C. Medaris, a negro boy, Bob.

And lastly at all the rest, residue, and remainder of my per-
sonal estate, goods, and chattels of whatsoever kind and nature
to be sold and equally divided hence.  I give and bequeath
hence:

John Medaris's son, Alfred, by his first wife.

Davis Medaris, a son of Oliver Medaris.

John Medaris, the son of Massey C. Medaris.

Caliss Jones, a son-in-law of Massey C. Medaris and John Medaris's
D. C. widow.

David Medaris, whom I hereby appoint sole executor of this my last
will and testament, and hereby recording and hereby revolking all
former wills by me, made in witness whereof we have hereunto set
our hands and seals this 12th day of October in the year of our
Lord, 1827.

            his
Abram (x) Medaris
          mark

test:
    David Williams
    Walter Oakley
    Bennet Williams
    Sqr. Medaris