Person:Basil Prather (2)

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Basil Pitts Prather
m. 1 January 1768
Facts and Events
Name Basil Pitts Prather
Gender Male
Birth[1] 1 January 1745 Prince George's County, Maryland
Marriage 1 January 1768 Virginiato Priscilla Swearingen
Death[1] 14 July 1832 Laurens County, South Carolina

Will Transcript

In the name of God, Amen, I Bazel Prather of Laurens Dist. and the State of South Carolina being of sound and desposing mind and memory but weak in body and calling to mind the uncertainty of life and being desireous to dispose of all such wordly estate it haith pleased God to bless me with do make and ordain this my last Will in manner following this is to say I desire that so much of my personal estate be immediately sold after my decease to pay debts and funeral expenses.
I give and bequeath unto my beloved wife Prisilla Prather all my real and personal estate and after the decease of my loving wife I give and bequeath unto my son heirs of my son John Prather one dollar and I give to the heirs of my daughter Abrilla Southerland one dollar to my daughter Verlinda Bishop one dollar to my son Archabal Prater one dollar my son Brice Prather one dollar the heirs of my daughter Martha Mccrary one dollar and the heirs of my son Josiah Prather one dollar my son and heirs of my son Josiah Prater one dollar my son Bazel Prather one dollar the heirrs of my daughter Rutha Page daughter Prissilla Riley one dollar my son Holaway Prather one dollar, and I give and bequeath unto my son King Prather one negro man named Tom to him and his heirs forever.
And I give and bequeath unto my son King Prather and my daughter Hannah Adarre after the decease of my beloved wife, all my estate both real and personal to be equally divided between my son King and my daughter Hannah to them and their heirs forever and the part I give to my daughter Hannah Adare to be her and the heirs of her body.
Executors administratiors and assigns forever and lastley I do constitue and appoint my beloved son King Prater executor of this my last Will and my friend Marha Mcavary to ackt with my son King Prrather as exetors of this my last Will and Testament hereby making all others and former wills and Testaments by me heretofore made in testamony where of I have herunto set my hand and affixed my seal this 14 of July, 1832.
[signed] Bazel Prather (Seal)
John Whitmore
Benjamine Hill
his
James X Flinn
Mark
[Also refer to: Probate Records Box 61 pkg 5 1832]
References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Ancestry.com. Public Member Trees: (Note: not considered a reliable primary source).
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