Laserfiche WebLink
J <br />89 <br />NO. 9 HALL COUNTY <br />We, whose names are hereunto subscribed, do hereby certify that James M. McKee, the <br />testator, he then being of sound mind and under no compulsion, executed the foregoing instrument <br />in our presence and in the presence of each of us, at the same time declaring that said instru- <br />ment was his last Will and Testament, and we, at his request, and in his presence, and in the <br />presence of each other, subscribe our names hereto as attesting witnesses. <br />Harold A. Prince <br />W. H. Hombach . D. <br />HALL COUNTY, NEBRASKA F I L E D MAR 22 1946 CHARLES BOSSERT COUNTY JUDGE <br />STATE OF NEBRASKA ) <br />ss. <br />Hall County ) <br />CERTIFICATE OF PROBATE OF WILL <br />At a Session of the County Court held in the County Court Room in Grand Island, in said <br />County, on the 17th day of April'A. D., 1946 <br />Present- - Charles Bossert - - County Judge <br />In the Matter of the Estate of <br />James M. McKee, Deceased <br />I, Charles Bosser{t, Judge of the County Court, in and for said County, do hereby certify <br />that on the 22nd day of March 1946, the instrument purporting to be the last will and testament <br />of James M. McKee deceased, was filed for probate in this Court. That on the 17th day of April <br />1946, said instrument to which this certificate is attached was duly proved, probated and <br />allowed as the last will and testament of the real and personal estate of said James M. McKee <br />deceased, and the same was ordered to be recorded in the records of the Court aforesaid. <br />IN '�1ITNESS '4HEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and affixed the seal of the County Court, <br />this 17th day of April 1946 <br />Charles Bossert <br />(SEAL) County Judge <br />IN THE COUNTY COURT OF HALL COUNTY, NEBRASKA <br />In the Matter of the ) <br />Estate of James M. McKee, ) FINAL DECREE <br />Deceased. ) <br />On this 19th day of September, 1946, this cause came on to be heard on the Final Report of <br />Clara E. Dodendorf, Executrix, and the Court, after having examined the records and files in <br />t -iis cause, finds that notice in due form has been given of the filing of said Final Report in <br />the manner and form provided by law, and that there are no objections on file thereto; <br />IT IS, THEREFORE, ORDERED, ADJUDGED AND DECREED BY THE COURT that said Final Report is in <br />all things true and correct and the same is hereby approved by the Court. <br />The Court further finds that James M. McKee died on March 14, 1946; that he was at the <br />time of his death a. citizen and resident of Hall County, Nebraska., and this court has jurisdic- <br />tion; that he left a'last will and testament, which as heretofore been admitted to probate and <br />the probate thereof has not been set aside or appealed from, and that he left as his heirs at <br />law those persons named in the petition for the probate of the will; that he was at the time <br />of his death a. widower, his wife having long since predeceased him. <br />The Court further finds that the time fixed for filing claims has elapsed; that no claims <br />have been filed, and that notice has been given in the manner and formprovided by law. <br />IT IS THEREFORE, ORDERED, ADJUDGED AND DECREED BY THE COURT that all claim, not now on <br />file be and the same are hereby forever barred. <br />The Court further finds that said estate was not subject to federal estate tax or state <br />inheritance tax; that the gross value of said estate was as follows: <br />Personal property . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 2337.27 <br />Real Estate in Nebraska . . . . . . . . . . 6250.00 <br />Real Estate in Colorado, not to exceed . . 720.00 <br />Total . . . . . . . . . <br />The Court further finds that the funeral bills and expenses of last illness have been <br />paid in full; that the two bequests named in the third paragraph of said last Will and Testament <br />have been paid in full and receipts filed therefor; that the expenses of administering the <br />estate, including attorney fees and court costs have been paid in full, and the Executrix has <br />waived her fee as such executrix. <br />IT IS, THEREFORE, ORDERED, ADJUDGED AND DECREED BY THE COURT that this estate be and the <br />same is hereby closed and the Executrix be and she is hereby discharged as Executrix. <br />The Court further finds that the said James M. McKee was at the time of his death the <br />owner of the following described real estate, to -wit: <br />Westerly 33 feet of Lot Six (6) in Fractional Block One Hundred Forty -four (1.44) in Union <br />Pacific Railway Company's Second Addition to the City of Grand Island, Nebraska, together with <br />and subject to an easement for driveway. <br />IT IS ORDERED, ADJUDGED AND DECREED BY THE COURT that said above described real estate be <br />and the same is hereby set off unto Clara E. Dodendorf and to her heirs forever, in accordance <br />with the provisions of said last Will and Testament. <br />The Court futher finds that the said James M. McKee was tae owner of 240 acres of land in <br />Weld County, Colorado, described as follows: <br />