Will Book C, Page 553
Last Will and Testament of Mary A. McGonagle
I, Mary A.
McGonagle, a resident of Martin County, Indiana, and being of sound and
disposing mind/memory, do make, publish and declare this to be my last will and
testament, hereby revoking all former wills by me made.
Item 1. I
order and direct that all my just debts be paid in full as soon as can be
reasonably and legally be done.
Item 2. I
give and bequeath to Hugh Wildman, all my interest title and right to the
following described real estate to wit: The south half of the south east
quarter of Section 18 Township 3 north range 4 West, in Martin County, Indiana
and the north east quarter of the south east quarter of Section 18 Township 3
North Range 4 West, in Martin County, Indiana. Which interest is an undivided
one half interest thereof, which above land is the old McGonagle homestead.
Item 3. I
give and bequeath to Pauline Wildman and Ester Louise Wildman the furniture and
house hold goods now in the front room of my home and which is; 1 complete reed
set, one Claknola talking machine, 1 large rug, and one book case and one
library table, to have and hold share and share alike.
Item 4. I
order and direct that the residue of my property, personal, real and mixed of
which I may die seized descend regularly under the laws of descent to all my
legal heirs at law to be taken by them, and all of them share and share alike.
Item 5. I
do hereby constitute and appoint William R. Wallace as executor of this will.
hand and seal this the 21st day of August, 1924.
A. McGonagle (SEAL)
foregoing instrument, signed and acknowledged by the said Mary A. McGonagle, as
and for her last will and testament, in our presence, who at her request in her
presence, and the presence of each other, have subscribed our names a witnesses
thereto this the 21st day of August 1924.
Indiana, Martin County, SS:
Charles Sherfick, Clerk of the Martin Circuit Court, personally came Joseph P.
Smith one of the subscribing witnesses to the foregoing last will and testament
of Mary A. McGonagle, late of Martin County, Indiana, deceased, and being duly
sworn on his _____ say that he present at the execution of said last will;
that the same was duly executed, that at the time of the execution thereof,
said testatrix was of full age to devise her property, of sound mind and memory
and not under any coercion or restraint, that said testatrix requested himself
and Lavada Doyle to sign said will as witness thereto, which they accordingly
did in the presence of said testatrix and in the presence of each other as
subscribing witnesses thereto.
and sworn to before me, this 18th day of December, 1928.
Sherfick, Clerk, Martin Circuit Court.
State of Indiana Martin County, SS:
Sherfick, clerk of the Martin Circuit Court do hereby certify that the above
and foregoing last will and testament of Mary A. McGonagle, late of Martin
County, Indiana, deceased, was this day duly admitted to probate and record,
and the proof duly made by Joseph P. Smith and ____________subscribing
witnesses thereto, which said will, together with such proof, have been duly
recorded in Record of Wills No. C, Page 553, in this office.
name and the seal of said court, this 18th day of December, 1928.