<br /> WILL AND DECREE RECORD
<br /> — he Au ustine Co. Grand Island Nebr. I
<br /> 88081 T B . ,
<br /> that no application has been made in the S�ate of Nebraska for the appo3ntment of an administrator
<br /> of the estate of said deceased; that she was survived by her husband and one daughter, and that her
<br /> sole and only heirs a� 1aw were as follows:
<br /> Edward C. Neumann, her surviving husband, oP legal age, of Grand Island, Nebraska; and
<br /> Ne11e R. Hosek, her daughter, of Iegal age, of Kearney, Nebraska;
<br /> and the Caurt hereby �'inds and determine� that �aid named persons were the sole and only heirs at
<br /> law of the said Cathrine Neumann, Deceased, and that said rsal estate descended to said persons an
<br /> undivided one-fourth (4) interest in said property t� each; the Cour� further finds that said estate
<br /> is not sub,ject to the assessment of levy of any state inheritance tax or federal estate tax, and
<br /> that all elaims and dem€�.nds against the es�ate of deceased, whether due or to become due, whether
<br /> absolute or contingent, be and the same hereby are forever barred.
<br /> IT IS TH�EFORE CONSIDEftED ArJD ADJUDGED BY THE CO'JRT that the real esta'�e above described be
<br /> and the same hereby is assi�;ned to the said Edward C. Neumann, and to� �he said Ne11e R. Hosek,
<br /> share and share alil�e, being an undivided one-fourth(�) interes�G in- said property to each; it is
<br /> Purther eonsidered and ad,�udged by the cour'� that said estate is not sub,�ect to the payment of any
<br /> state or federal inheritance or estate tax, and that all claims and demands against the estate of
<br /> dece�.sed, whether due or to become due, whether absolute or contingen'�, be and the sa,me hereby
<br /> are forever barred.
<br /> Charles �ossert -
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<br /> In the Coun�y Court of Hall County, Nebraska
<br /> Cer�ificate
<br /> STATE OF NEBRASKA, ) �
<br /> ) ss. T, Charles Bossert County Judg� of Ha11 County, Nebraska, do hereby
<br /> HALL COUNTY ) cer'tify that I have compar�d the foregoing eo y of Decree entered IN
<br /> � THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF CATHRINE NEUMANN �also known as Ca�herine
<br /> Neumann and Catherine A. Neumann) , DECEASED, with �he original record thereoP, now rsmaining in
<br /> s&id Court, that �he same is a correct transcrip� thereof, and of the whole oP such ori�inal re-
<br /> cord; that said Court is a Court of Record having a 9ea1, which seal is here'�o attached; '�hat said
<br /> Court has no Clerk authorized �o sign certifieates in his own name, and that I am the' l�ga1 cus-
<br /> todian of said Seal anc� of the Records of said Court, and tha.t the foregaing attesta'tion is ln due
<br /> form of law.
<br /> IiJ TESTIPdONY WHER.EOF I have hereun�o set my hand and affixed the seal of the County Court, at
<br /> Grand Isl�,nd, this lst day of September 19�+�.
<br /> Charles Bossert
<br /> (SEAL) oun�y Jud;e.
<br /> Filed for record this 1 day of September 19�+�, at 4: 50 o ' clock P.M.
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<br /> LAST WILL AND TFSTAP�7ENT
<br /> LAST ti�TILL AND �ESTAMETJT
<br />� OF
<br /> MARTHA KNUTH
<br /> I, I�Iartha Knuth, of Grand Island, Hal1 Coun'�y, Nebraska, bein� of sound mind and disposing
<br /> memory, do make, publish and decl�.re this to be my Last Will a.nd Testament, in manner and form as
<br /> follows:
<br /> FIRST
<br /> I direct that all of my ,just debts, expenses of last illness and funeral expenses shall be
<br /> paid as soon after my decease as can conveniently be done.
<br /> BECOND -
<br /> S3.nee my children, Emil Knuth and Marie Criser, h�ve not received as much help in the past as
<br />' the other children, I give, devise and bequeath to each of them the sum of �200.00, to be paid
<br /> out of my estate and in addition thereto, I give my daughter, Marie Criser, the china dinner set.
<br /> THIRD
<br /> All the rest, res�.due and remainder of my estate, both real estate and personal property,
<br /> whether now owned. by me or hereafter acquired and wheregoever s3tuated, I give, devlse and bequeath
<br /> to my five children in equal shares, to have and to hol�. the same forever.
<br /> FO URTH
<br /> In the event �,ny of the beneficiaries named in this ��ill sha11 contest the same or attempt �o
<br /> prevent t:ne Wi11 from being admitted to probate, I ca:�cel all provisions herein m�ade for th� �person
<br /> or persons so contesting or lnciting such contest and provide that he or she shall reeeive only
<br /> �5.00 under this �Jill.
<br /> FIFTH
<br /> I name, nominate and appoint my son, Rudolph Knuth, to be the executor of this, my Last `�Jill
<br /> and Testament, further requegting he be not required to iurnish surety on his official bond as such
<br /> ar�d grantin� to him fu11 righ'�, license and authority to sell and dispose of any real estate owned
<br /> by me without first securin� a licenae or authority for that purpose from any court. Th1.s author-
<br /> ity is given �o hir� to enable my executor to Iiquidate any real esta'�e or any interest in real �es-
<br /> tate owned by me at the time of my death, for �he purpose of makin� distribution among my children.
<br /> Ma.rtha Knuth . �1�
<br /> SIXTH -
<br /> I hereby revoke any �,nd all former taills by me made.
<br /> IN '�IITNESS� t�-I��'OF, Z nave hereunto affixed my si n�ture and executed the foregoing as my
<br /> Last Will and Testamer�t '��is 14th day of November, ig�+�.
<br /> Martha Knuth
<br /> We, tiahose names are hereunto subscribed, do hereby certify th�.t P�artha Knuth, the testatrix,
<br /> subscribed her name to the foregoing instrument, in our presence �nd in the presence of each of
<br /> us, and at the same time and in our presence and hearing, declared the same to be her Last Will
<br /> and Testament, a,nd we, at her request �,nd in her presence and in the presence of each other have
<br /> hereunto subscribed our names as attesting witnesses.
<br /> Catherine Schaber
<br /> HALL COUNTY, NEBRAS�'A F I L E D JAN 2 1�4� CHARLES HOSSERT COUNTY ran sland, Nebraska
<br /> SUDGE A. J. Luebs
<br /> 0� r�c�"�'sZand, Nebraska