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<br />and costs attendant thereon,George W.Mullen duly waived in this Court his right to the
<br />$2000 special bequest in his favor contained in thethird paragraph of the last will and
<br />testament of said deceased;that of the sum remaining in the hands of said Executor he
<br />should pay the `$2000 special bequest in favor of Albert D.Mullen,and of the $15,095.20
<br />remaining in his hands he should pay,in equal parts,to Albert D.Mullen,May Dumont ,Laura
<br />Johansen,Bertha Hightshoe,Arthur Mullen,Phillip Mullen,Lulu Culbertson,George W.Mullen,
<br />Charles Mullen,and Maude Mullen,children and residuary legatees under the will of said de-
<br />The Court further finds that the ostate of said deceased is not subject to an estate
<br />tax under the laws of the state of Nebra.ska.,nor to a Federal estate tax under the laws of
<br />the United States,and that upon said Executor making payment of the legacies set forth in
<br />the preceding paragraph and the filing in this Court of receipts for such payments,that said
<br />Executor be,and he hereby is,discharged herein.
<br />IT IS, THEREFORE, ORDERED, ADJUDGED AND DECREED BY THE COURT that the final report of the
<br />said R.R.Horth,as Executor of the last will and testament of the said William C.Mullen,de-
<br />ceased,be,and the same hereby is,in all things,allowed and approved as and for his final
<br />report,said estate is hereby settled and closed,and said Executor discharged upon filing
<br />herein the receipts of the legatees for the payments to them of the amounts hereinbefore
<br />found due them.
<br />IT IS FURTHER ORDERED,ADJUDGED AND DECREED BY THE COURT that the said George W.Mullen,
<br />having duly waived, in writing filed herein,his right to the $2000 bequest in his favor
<br />containa9d in the third paragraph of the last will and testament of said deceased,that the
<br />said ueorge W.Mullen,take naught by reason of such special bequest.
<br />IT IS FURTHER ORDERED,ADJUDGED AND DECREED: BY THE COURT that all persons having claims
<br />against said estate,if any such there be,and not filed within the time limited by the Court,
<br />are forever barred,enjoined,and excluded from setting up or asserting any such claims agai
<br />said estate.
<br />IT IS FURTHER ORDERED,ADJUDGED AND DECREED BY THE COURT that the said.William C.Mullen
<br />was a widower at the time of his death;that the special bequest of $2000 in favor of Albert
<br />D.Mullen,contained in thethird paragraph of the last will and testament of said deceased,
<br />should first be paid,and that said Executor should pay the balance remaining in his hands,
<br />and amounting to the sum of $15,095.20,in equal shares to Albert D.Mullen,May Dumont,Laura
<br />Johansen,bertha Hightshoe,Arthur Mullen,Phillip Mullen,Lulu Culbertson,George W.Mullen,
<br />Charles Mullen,and Maude Mullen,and distribution thereof is hereby accordingly made.
<br />Paul N.Kirk
<br />State of Nebraska,
<br />Hall County ) In the County Court of Hall County,Nebra.ska
<br />I,Paul N.Kirk,County Judge of Hall County, Nebraska, do hereby certify that I 'have compared
<br />the foregoing copy of LAST 'SILL AND TESTAMENT,CERTIFICATE OF PROBATE OF WILL,AND FINAL DECREil
<br />IN THE ESTATE OF 'WILLIAM C.MULLEN,DECEASED,with the original record thereof,now remaining
<br />in said Court,that the same is a correct transcript thereof,and of the whole of such origin
<br />record;that said Court is a Court of Record having a seal,which seal is hereto attached;that
<br />said Court has no Clerk authorized to sign certificates in his own name,and that I am the
<br />legal custodian of said Seal and of the Records of said Court,and that the foregoing attesta-
<br />tion is in due form of law.
<br />IN TESTIMONY WHEREOF I have hereunto set my hand and affixed the seal of the County Court!
<br />at Grand Island,this 20th day of August 1929
<br />(SEAL) Paul N.Kirk
<br />County Judge.
<br />Filed for record this 20 day of August 1929,at 2 o'clock P.M.
<br />Register of Deeds