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<br /> Y WILL AND DECREE RECORD No. 10
<br /> 3H892-TNEAUGUSTINF.CO.GRANOISLAND.NEBR. �
<br /> LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT
<br /> LAST WILL AND TFSTAMENT OF
<br /> WILL S. JONES
<br /> I, Will S. Jones, of Wood River, Nebraska, do hereby make, publish and declare this, my last will and testament,
<br />�; that is to say:
<br /> I.
<br /> I appoint, Olen Cowgill of Wood River, Nebraska executor of this my will.
<br /> II.
<br /> I authorize and direct my executor to pay all my just and subsisting debxs, including the expenses of my last
<br /> illness and burial, as soon after my death as possible, and from my personal'°:estate, if possible.
<br /> III.
<br /> All the rest, residue and remainder of my property, both real and personal, of �+hich I shall die seized or
<br /> possessed, and to which I am entitled at the time of my death, I give, devise and bequeath to my beloved wife,
<br /> 1, Myrtle Jones, to have and to hold forever. '
<br /> ;. Ip,
<br /> ` ° I hereby revoke any and all former wills by me made.
<br /> IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto subscribed my name this 14th day of June, A. D., 1948, at Wood River,
<br /> Nebraska.
<br /> Will S ,T one s
<br /> Signed, published and declared by the above named Will S. Jones, as and for his last will and testament, in the
<br /> presence of us and each of us, who in his presence and at his request, and in the presence of� each other, have hereunto
<br /> subscribed our names as witnesses this 14th day of June, A. D., 1948, at Wood River, Nebraska. '
<br /> D. W. Lockwood
<br /> Wood River, Nebr.
<br /> Nellie M. Lockwood
<br /> Wood River, b'ebr.
<br /> Donald H. Weaver
<br /> Grand Island, Nebraska
<br /> HALL COUNTY, NEBRASKA F I L E D DEC � 1949 CHARLES BOSSERT COUNTY JUDGE
<br /> CERTIFICATE OF PROBATE OF WILL
<br /> STATE OF rEBRASKA )
<br /> )SS. CERTIFICATE OF PROBATF. OF WILL
<br /> HALL COUNTY )
<br /> At a Session of the County Court held in the County Court Room in Grand Island, in said County, on the 4th
<br /> day of January A. D., 1950
<br /> Present Charles Bossert County Judge
<br /> In the i�fatter of the Estate of Will S. Jones, Deceased
<br /> I, Charles Bossert, Judge of the County Court, in and for said County, do hereby certify that on the 9th day
<br /> of December 1949, the instrument purporting to be the last will and testament of Will S. Jones deceased, was filed
<br /> for probate in this Court. That on the 4th day of January 1950, said instrument ta which this certificate is attached
<br /> was duly proved, probated and allowed as the last will and testament of the real and personal estate of said Will S.
<br /> Jones deceased, and the same was ordered to be recorde3 in the records of the Court �f oresaid.
<br /> IN WITnESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and affixed the seal of the County Court, this 4th day of
<br /> January 1950
<br /> (SEAL) Charles Bossert
<br /> HALL COU1V'TY, NEBRASKA F I L E D JAN 4 1950 County Judge
<br /> CHARLES BOSSERT COUNTY JtTDGF,
<br /> Ih' THE COUNTY COURT OF HALL COUNTY, 11'EBRASKA
<br /> �n the Matter of the Estate )
<br /> of Will S, ,Jones, ) FIb'AL DECREE
<br /> Deceased. , )
<br /> l�ow an this 1? day of January, 1951, this matter came on to be heard on the first and final report and a
<br /> supplemental report and petition for final settlement of E. Merle McDermott, administrator with Will Annexed of
<br /> said estate for an assignment of said estate to the devi.see and also for a finding and judgment decreeing said
<br /> estate to not be subject to an inheritance taat and said matters were submitted to the Court, on the pleadings and
<br /> the evidence, upon consideration whereof the Court finds from proof on file that all persons interested in said
<br /> estate have been duly notified as required by law and the orders of the Court, and after a full examination of said
<br /> account the Coart finds that the same is correct in all respects and should be and is hereby approved and allowed.
<br /> The Court also finds that all debts, claims and demands against the said estate and a proper allowance f or the support
<br /> of the widow, have been paid and that there remains in the hands of the administrator with Will Annexed the following
<br /> p�operty:
<br /> l. Cash on hand 5,868,72 Ck, ret.
<br /> 2, Al1 of Lot 8, Block F, McCall and LeFlang+s secc�nd addition to the town of Woodriver, Hall County,
<br /> Nebraska.
<br /> 3, Two shares of stock of the Nebraska-Iowa Packing Company.
<br /> The court further finds that said decease3 left no father or mother or children or the living issue of
<br /> any deceased children surviving; that Myrtle Jones is the widow of said deceased and the sole legatee and devisee
<br /> of said estate. That the said Myrtle Jones is at present time an incompetent a.nd that Otha Oldfather is the duly
<br /> appointed. qualified and acting guardian of the said Myrtle Jones. That the said widow is entitled to a personal
<br />, exemption from inheritance tax of $10,000.00 and that said estate does not amount to said sum and that the same is
<br /> not subject to any inheritance tax and the entire estate should be and it hereby is declared and decreed to be free
<br /> and clear from any inheri.tance tax to the State of Nebraska or any federal estate tax.
<br /> It is further considered by the court that the entire estate be and it hereby i.s assigned to Oth.a Oldfather
<br /> the guardian for the said Myrtle Jones,
<br /> It i.s further ordered by the court that upon payment of the costs herein in the filing of receipts that
<br /> � E. Merle McDermott administrator with wiil Annexed, herein, and his surety be released from all further liability
<br /> on their official bond.
<br /> Charles Bossert
<br /> County Judge