NO. 9 HALL COUNTY 18:3
<br />IN THE COUNTY COURT OF HALL COUNTY, NEBRASKA
<br />STATE OF NEBRASKA, )
<br />) ss. I, Charles Bossert County Judge of Hall County, Nebraska, do hereby
<br />HALL COUNTY ) certify that I have compared the foregoing copy of Last Will and
<br />Testament.. Certificate of Probate of Will and Final Decree - IN THE
<br />MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF AUGUSTA I. KUESTER, DECEASED, with the original record thereof, now
<br />remaining in said Court, that the same is a correct transcript thereof, and of the whole of such
<br />original record; that said Court is a Court of Record having a seal, which seal is hereto attached;
<br />that 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 attestation
<br />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 7th day of February 1947-
<br />Charles Bossert
<br />(SEAL) oun y Judge.
<br />Filed for record this 8 day of February 1947 at 2:00 o'clock P..M. _ C)),
<br />Register of Deeds
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<br />DECREE AND WILL
<br />IN THE COUNTY COURT OF SCOTTS BLUFF-COUNTY, NEBRASKA.
<br />IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF ) DECREE APPROVING FINAL REPORT
<br />Mary V. Schultz, deceased. ) FINDING HEIRSHIP AND
<br />ORDERING DISTRIBUTION
<br />Now on this 14th day of January, 1947, this cause came on for hearing on final *report of the
<br />executor and his petition for discharge and decree of heirship.
<br />ON CONSIDERATION WHEREOF, the court doth find that due and legal notice of the hearing of said
<br />petition and hearing on said final account has been given as provided by law and order of this
<br />On examination of the final report, the court loth find that -the same is in due form and is
<br />correct and the same should be and is hereby approved and allowed as final report of the executor.
<br />This cause coming on further to be heard on the petition for decree of heirship and order of
<br />distribution, the court doth find that Mary V. Schultz died testate, a resident, citizen and
<br />inhabitant of Scotts Bluff County, Nebraska; that all her property under her Last Will and Testa-
<br />ment goes and descends to her only son, Lester G. Schultz. The court further finds that said Mary
<br />V. Schultz left surviving her no widower and left surviving one son, Lester G. Schultz and left
<br />surviving no other children or issue of deceased children; that said Lester G. Schultz is the
<br />sole and only heir at law and next of kin of said Mary V. Schultz, deceased. -
<br />The court further finds that the estate of said Mary V. Schultz is of such value that there
<br />will be no tax payable to the State of Nebraska under the State Inheritance Tax law or the State
<br />Estate tax law and that there will be no taxes of any kind on said estate under the estate tax
<br />laws of the State of Nebraska and that said estate is not of sufficient value to be subject to
<br />any Federal estate or inheritance tax.
<br />The court further finds that all claims against the estate have been paid, having been paid
<br />by the executor from his own personal funds and the executor personally waives any lien on the
<br />real estate by reason of said bills.
<br />IT IS HEREBY ORDERED AND.DECREED that any and all claims not filed and allowed by the court
<br />be and the same are hereby forever barred.
<br />The court further finds that all personal property of the deceased, including one Ford car,
<br />goes and descends to Lester G. Schultz and said Lester G. Schultz as executor, is hereby ordered
<br />and directed to make proper and necessary assignments of the title of said car to himself as an
<br />individual. The court further finds that all the real estate of which the deceased died seized,
<br />by and under the terms of the will of the deceased, goes and descends to said Lester G. Schultz
<br />said real estate including an undivided one -third interest in and to the southwest Quarter (SWU
<br />of Section Six (6), Township Ten (10) Range Eight (8), Hamilton County 3 Nebraska, and an undivided
<br />one -third interest in and to Lot One M. on Main land in Section One tl), Township Ten (10) North,
<br />Ran a Nine (9),Hall County, Nebraska and all of the Southeast Quarter of the Southwest Quarter
<br />(SESW4) and the Southwest Quarter of the Southeast Quarter (SW4SE4) of Section Four (4), Township
<br />Twenty -three (23) North,Range Fifty -seven (57),West of the 6th P.M, in Scotts Bluff County,Nebraska,
<br />and any and all other real estate of which the deceased died seized or in which he had an interest.
<br />The court further finds that all costs of administration save and except attorney fees have been
<br />paid in full to the court.
<br />IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED AND DECREED; that the final account of the executor be and. the same is
<br />hereby approved and allowed,
<br />IT IS FURTHER DECREED that Mary V. Schultz died testate, leaving as her sole and only heir at
<br />law and next of kin, her son, Lester G. Schultz.
<br />IT IS FURTHER DECREED that all personal property of every kind, nature and description goes and
<br />descends to said Lester G. Schultz, including the Ford car and that all real estate, being the
<br />real estate hereinbefore described, together with any and all other rea2 estate, goes and descends
<br />by and under the terms of the will of said Mary V. Schultz to said Lester G. Schultz.
<br />Ted R. Feidler
<br />(SEAL) County Judge
<br />LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT OF MARY V. SCHULTZ
<br />I, Mary V. Schultz, of Morrill, Scotts Bluff County, Nebraska, do hereby make, publish and
<br />declare this to be my last will and testament, that is to say.
<br />1. I direct my executor hereinafter named to pay all my just debts including the expenses of
<br />my last sickness and funeral.
<br />2. It is my wish and desire that I be buried by the side of my late husband, Ludwig H. Schultz
<br />in the cemetery known as Forest Lawn Cemetery near the village of Morrill, Nebraska, and I direct
<br />that my executor as soon as conveniently possible erect at my grave a memorial similar in kind,
<br />quality and appearance as the memorial now erected at my late husband's grave.
<br />3. If, at the time of my death I have not already paid to the Cemetery Association or Board
<br />having control of said maintenance of the cemetery lot on which my late husband is buried and in
<br />which I desire to be buried, then I direct my executor hereinafter named from the funds of the
<br />estate to pay sufficient to insure perpetual upkeep and maintenance of said lot and graves located
<br />4. All the rest and residue of my property of every kind, nature and description, whether now