WILL OF GRAVES GUNN
1791-1867
HOPKINS COUNTY, KENTUCKY
WILL BOOK 12, PAGE 84
I, Graves Gunn of the County of Hopkins and State of Kentucky, being old and infirm but of
sound mind and memory, do make this my last Will and Testament, in manner and form
following (to wit), it is my wish and thereby direct, that after my decease that all of my just
debts be paid,
after which I give and bequeath to my daughter, Polly Allman, three notes on J. H. Lafoon for
one hundred dollars, each one on the 25th December 1868, 1870, and 1872 on the 25th of
December of each year, also one note on said Lafoon for one hundred and fifty dollars, due the
25th  December 1867.  I also give and bequeath to my said daughter, Polly Alman, one cow and
calf, also one mule, and five head of hogs, one bed and furniture, also all of my household
furniture.

2nd.  I give and bequeath to my son, Allen Gunn, four cash notes on the said J. H. Lafoon, one
for $192.00 due the 25th day of December 1874, the other three due on the 25th day of
December 1869, 25th day of December 1871, 25th day of December 1873 for $100.00 each.  I
also give and bequeath to my said son, Allen Gunn,, two notes I hold on him, one for $37.00;
the other for $12.50.  Also one jack in his possession at this time, and I also give to my said
son, Allen Gunn, my two horse waggon, gering, and for the same it is my wish and desire that
my here in after mentioned Executor shall give the notes up to my said son, Allen Gunn, that he
may controll and collect the same and he is hereby impowered to do so fo his own....(illegible)

3rd.  It is my wish that out of all of my other property and debts both real and personal not
disposed of by me in this, after my decease be sold, on such terms as my herein after
mentioined Executor may think best, all debts due me not disposed of in this will be collected
by my Executor and equally divided between my five children, namely to my daughter Manervy
Sothard one part, to my daughter Polly Alman one part, to my son Abner Gunn one part, to
my son Allen Gunn one part, and to my daughter Estella Woodard one part.  

I hereby appoint my friend Ezekiel L. Ramis, my Executor of this my last will and testament
hereby revoking all former wills be me made.

Given under my hand this 25th day of April 1867
Signed in presence of
L. W. Bishop
E. W. Sisk

Graves (X) Gunn
Proved the 17th of July 1867

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