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George Fike Last Will & Testament

George Fikes Last Will & Testament

George Fikes Last Will & Testament

In the name of God, Amen, I George Fikes of the state of South Carolina and Newberry District, being sick and weak of Body but of “?” mind and memory thanks be to God the same, and Calling to mind the mortality of my Body and Knowing that it is appointed to men once to die do make Con…”?” and Ordain this my last will and Testament

That is to say…?…Christiana

First I give and bequeath to my well beloved wife three negros (to wit) Sam, Jim and Isaic an also all and singular my movable effects for her to act and to do with the same as she may see propper during her natural life & after her death each of my children namely Martin, George, Mary and Christiana to have Three Hundred Dollars each out of the above bequeathed estate to equalize them with those who have before been married. Then the balance to be equally Divided amongst all my Children…

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