<br />said trust and that said estate is aischarged of all claims and demands, and that said estate is
<br />hereby declared to be settled, and ail persons are forever barred from filing; or setting up any
<br />claim or claims against said estate and that the Administratrix and her bondsman are discharged.
<br />The Court finds that Franz Werner aiea seized in fee of the following described premises sit-
<br />uated in the County of Hall and State of Nebraska, to -wit: The East Half of the North East quar
<br />ter., Section 34,in Township 11, Range 9 West 6th P.M., and that the same was owned and occupied b
<br />the said Franz Werner and his family as a Homestead,,and has been so occupied by the Widow of de-
<br />ceased and family as a Yiomestead.
<br />The Court further finds that the following named persons are the heirs at law and the only
<br />heirs at law and next of Kind of the said Franz Werner, deceased, to -wit: Caroline Werner, his
<br />widow (who is named in the notice for the appointment of Administratrix in this estate as Lena
<br />Werner and that her true and correct name is Caroline), Nicriolas Werner.son, age 17; Clara Werner
<br />daughter age 16; Lena Werner daughter, age 14; Rudolph Werner, son age 13; Francis Werner daugh-
<br />ter, age 11; Alfred Werner son, age 10; Maggie Werner, daughter age 8; Max Werner, son age 6;
<br />Frieda Werner daughter age 4: Hildah Werner datw.ghter age 3.
<br />It is therefore ordered, adjudged and decreed that the premises herein mentioned_ and_.describi
<br />ad do pass to the widow and children herein named of Franz Werner, deceased as provided by the
<br />laws of the State of Nebraska.
<br />M. T. Marlow,
<br />3 County Judge.
<br />State of Nebraska)
<br />: ss. I, M.T.Garlow, County Jude, within and for said County and State, do here
<br />Hall County. )
<br />by certify that I am the sole presiding Judge and ex- officio Clerk of
<br />said Court and have possession of the records and files of said Court, and that the within is a
<br />true and correct copy of the records of my said Court on the within stated case.
<br />As witness my hand and the seal of aaia Court, this, the 17 day of December, 1898:
<br />M. T. Garlow
<br />.10 I.R.Stamp) (SEAL) County Judge.
<br />Filed for record the 6 day of July,1916, at 3:30 o'clock P.M.
<br />Register of De s.
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<br />WILL & DECREE: -
<br />LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT.
<br />I, Joseph Russell, of the County of Hall and State of Nebraska, being of sound mind and m
<br />ory, but mindful of the uncertainty of this mortal life, do make, publish and declare this tb be
<br />my last will and testament, in manner and form following, and I hereby revoke all former wills: -
<br />I, direct that all my just debts, the expense of my last sickness, TMY funeral charges, and
<br />the costs of administering my estate be paid our of my personal property.
<br />To my wife, Ellen Russell, I give and bequeath the sum of five Hundred Dollars and I further
<br />give and bequeath to hedyUse, income, profits and rents of all of my real estate for her use and
<br />benefit for and auring the term of her natural life.
<br />Subject to the life estate of my wife, as provided for in the second clause of this will,
<br />I give, devise and bequeat�i to my son, John Russell, the following described real estate, to -wit:
<br />the South East Quarter of Section Twenty -six, in Township Twelve, in range Eleven, in Hall Coun-
<br />ty, Nebraska. Provided, however, and upon the condition that he, the said John Russell, shall
<br />pay to my daughter, Margaret Russell,the sum of One Thousand Dollars within two years after my
<br />I give, devise and bequeath to my daughter, Margaret Russell, the following described real