Daniel Gordner Will

I, Daniel Gordner of the Borough of Plymouth, County of Luzerne, State of Pennsylvania do make and publish this my last will and testament hereby revoking any will herein made by me.

First I direct my executors herein after to pay all my indebtedness and my funeral expenses as soon after my decease as they conveniently can.

Second, I give and bequeath to my beloved wife Keturah Gordner all my household furniture that I may have at my decease to do with as she pleases and the use and profit arising from all my real and personal estate during her natural life is she shall survive me.

Third. It is my will that my executors herein after named shall as soon after the decease of my wife Keturah Gordner as he conveniently can dispose of all my real estate and divide the proceeds equally between by two daughters as herein mentioned.

Fourth. I devise and bequeath all my real and personal estate (after the decease my beloved wife Ketruah Gordner) to my two daughters Sarah Shupp, wife of A.C. Shupp and Lydia G. Laycock, wife of J.C. Laycock or their heirs , to be equally divided between them share and share alike.

Fifth. I hereby appoint John C. Laycock, Executor of this my last will. In witness where of I have signed and sealed and published and declared this instrument as my will at Plymouth this 7th day of May A.D. 1884.

Daniel Gordner

The said Daniel Gordner at Plymouth on said day signed as sealed this instrument and published and declared the same as and for his last will and his request and in hie presence and in the presence of each other have hereto signed our names as subscribing witnesses.

J.W. Chamberlin, Draper Smith

Death Date 26th,Feb, 1888

Filed March 1, 1888

This will was donated by Susan Edmonds.

1997-Present by Mary Ann Lubinsky for the PAGenWeb Project, and by Individual Contributors

 Back To Luzerne Genweb