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Will of DAVID HYDE NEWELL -1820
Warren County Wills
Book 23, Page 224

In the name of God Amen I DAVID H. NEWELL of the County of Warren N. Carolina do make this my Last Will and Testament.
Item. The first I lend to my wife the land that she resides on during her widowhood.
Item the second. I give and bequeath unto my son JOHN A. NEWELL all the land beginning at white oak running west to a corner white oak to BAKER's line, and the balance of the old tract and I give and bequeath unto my daughter ARRABELLA FRANCIS NEWELL. My will and desire is that all my Negroes and all my household and stock and crop should remain together until my children as they should come of age and then equally divided.
Lastly I do appoint my Friend ROBERT T. CHEEK as executor to my last will and Testament.
In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this Twenty sixth day of December one thousand eight hundred and Twenty.
D. H. NEWELL

Test
H. W. ADAMS
JAMES H. JONES
JAMES H. WINFIELD


Warren County August Court 1821
The execution of this last will and testament by DAVID H. NEWELL was proved in due form of law by the oaths of JAMES H. JONES & HENRY W. ADAMS subscribing witnesses thereto & on motion it is ordered to be recorded. Whereupon ROBERT T. CHEEK qualified as Executor thereto in due form law.

CAS. DRAKE CWCC
 

(David H. Newell was the son of John Newell & Lucy Hyde of Warren Co.)


 

 

 

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