<br /> NO. 9 H�LL COUNTY
<br /> hereby b�.rred; that the report o�' the executrix, and each part thereof, should be and the same is
<br /> hereby ax�proved and eonfirmed, and she should be and she is hereby discharged as executrix, and
<br /> her bond cancelL�d and relieved of any liaUility; that all costs, fees and expen.se inciden� �o
<br /> the adminis�ration af the estate, and all inheritance and Federal estate taxes upon the estate
<br /> and the beneficiary thereof, have been paid in full; �hat all property of the deceased, including
<br /> the real es��.te d�scribed in the list hereto attach��d, should be and is hereby ��.ssigned to Emilie
<br /> 0. Siekmann, the wido�� of the deceased, and the sole beneficiary under his w3.11, to be hers
<br /> a'psolutely.
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<br /> (SEAL) Fred G. Johnson,
<br /> _3_ County Judge
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<br />� LAST �+IILL AND TESTAI�NT OF LOUIS J. SIEKMANN
<br /> I, Louis J. Siekmann, noz•r residing in Hastin�s, Adams County, Nebraska, being of aound mind and
<br /> memary, but mindfu� of the uncertain�y of this mortal 1ife, do ma.ke, publish and declare the
<br /> following to be my 1.ast will �,nd testa,ment :
<br /> 1. Tn case my beloved wife, Enilie 0. Siekmann, be Iiving at the time of m;r deatYl, then
<br /> and in that ca.se, I give, devise and bequeath to her all of my estate, both real and personal.
<br /> and ��heresoever situated, to be hers, absolu�ely.
<br /> 2. In case my beloved �rife, Emilie 0. Siekmann, should die before my decease, then and in
<br /> that case, I give, devise and 'pequeath alI of m�T estate, both real and personal wheresoever
<br /> situated, unto my beloved daughter, Luella K. Kyes, f or her use and benef it so lon� as she lives,
<br /> hereby grant;in� unt;o her only a life estate. '
<br /> 3. On the deatn of my dau;;hter, Lue11a K. Kyes, I direct that my estate be equally divided,
<br /> and I hereb;�� give, devise and be�ueathl/2 thereof to the chila or children of my daughter,
<br /> Lue11a K. Kyes, an undivided 1/2ttne children of my beloved daughter Edna M. Snueey, not�r deceased,
<br /> being John Louis Shueey and Ka�izerine I�I. -Shueey.
<br /> Ii either oi my grandchildren should die bef ore t'�e death of my daughter, Luella K.
<br /> Kyes, tnen his or. her share sha11 not lapse, but shall go to his or her children in equal shares. '
<br /> �. I direct that ti�rhatever remains of the personal property which my daughter gets from my �
<br /> es�ate , shaly be included in tne estate to be divided among my grandchildren as above set forth.
<br /> 5. X hereb;� nominate and appoint my beloved ���ife, Ernilie 0. Siekmann, to be the executrix
<br /> of this my last ti•rill and tes�a,r�ent and I hereb�� revoke all former wills or testamentary disposi- !I
<br /> tions by me at at any time hereto°ore made. '
<br /> IN WSTNESS vJHEREOF T have hereunto set my hand, this 31s� day of October 19�7. I
<br /> /s/ Louis J. Siekmann �
<br /> We whose names are hereunto s.ubscribed, do certify th�.t the testator, Louis J. Siekmann,
<br /> in our presence declared the f oregoing 3.nstrument to be his last tirill and testament , and we at
<br /> his reques�, a_�d in his presence and t?ze �resence of each other, si�,n our names here�o as
<br /> attesting U,�itnesses.
<br /> Dat�d at Hastings, Nebraska, this 31st ,'_ay of October 19�7.
<br /> /s/ Cora Day
<br /> /s/ L.B. Stiner
<br /> CERTIFICATE OF PROBATE
<br /> - Tne St at e of Nebra.ska, )
<br /> Adams Gounty ) ss
<br /> At a session of the Count;� Court held in ard f or said County, at the County Court Room in
<br /> Hastings, on this 20th day of P�arcl�, A.D. 19�8.
<br /> Presen�, Fred G. Johnson, County Judge:
<br /> IN T� M.ATTER OF THE ESTATE OF )
<br /> LOUIS J. SIEKMANN, Deceased )
<br /> I, Fred G. Johnson, County Judge, in and for said County, do hereby certify that on this
<br /> 20th day of I�2arcn, A.D. 19�8, the instrument nurporting to Ue the last will and testament of
<br /> the said Louis J. Siekmann, deceased, which t�Tas filed in this Court, on the 2nd day of March,
<br /> A.D. ig�8, and being t?�e instrument to ��ThicY� this 3.s annexed, z��as duly proved, approved, probated
<br /> and a11o�rTed, as the last ti,rill and t2star�ent of tne said Louis J. Siekmann, deceased, in and for
<br /> the State of Nebraska, and i� was ordered to be recorded in the records of the �ounty Court
<br /> af ore said.
<br /> IN ti�TITNESS inTHEREOF, I have hereunto set my h��nd, a.-r.d �he Seal of said County Cour�, at
<br /> Hastir�gs, this 20�h da�% of Marcn, A.D. 19�8.
<br /> /s/ Fred G. Johnson
<br /> (SEAL) Judge of t}�e County Court
<br /> REAL ESTATE
<br /> ADAT�2S COUNTY, NEBRASKA,
<br /> Wl/3 of SE�- N�°14 N1��I� SU14 NW4f .208 acres;
<br /> SW4 NW� NG�I=� Sy'�4 N�^1.� �.nd cor,�mencing i33 feet E o�' N`�r corner of S�l� Ntra4 running thence E 76 ft,
<br /> S 10,5 ft, V�' 76 ft, a.nd N to �1ace of beginning, .625 acres;
<br /> P�.r� of S�+T4 T�1�, commencin� 33 ft, ,E of N6� corner of SW4 NW� rur_ning E 100 ft, S 132 ft ,
<br /> W 100 ft, and N to place of beginning, .3 aeres, all in Sec. 13-7-10
<br /> Lot ,�, Siekxnann' a Add3.tion to Hwstings, Nebraska
<br /> ' Wl of Lot 7, Siel�rn�,nni s Addition to Hastings, Nebraska
<br /> ti+T;, of Lot 8, Siekmann� s Addition to Hastings, Nebraska
<br /> Lot 10, .�iekmann:':s Addition to Hastings, Ne'praska
<br /> Lot 2, B1ock 23, Prospect Par}� Addition to Hastings, Nebraska
<br /> c � Nebr ska
<br /> t Jo e�h Addition to Ha.�ti
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<br /> Lot l, Block 10 S . s �, �
<br /> S�- of NE� and N�- of SE� of Section 2-�-10
<br /> W� of NW� of Section 23-�-9 ,
<br /> The part of the SW� of Sec. 10-7-9 located S of the B&M Railroad right of way E? of
<br /> Section 17-7-10
<br /> ��d� of Section 28-'?-10
<br /> NW� of NE� and S1 of NE� and N��'� of Sec. 29-7—io
<br /> FR.ANKLIN COUNTY, NEBRASKA
<br /> ��t',� of NE� of Section 26-�-13
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