I am posting the recently acquired will of George Wambaugh, the gggrandfather of my husband. His son Albert W. Wambaugh was my husband's ggrandfather. Any input would be appreciated.
No. 130 Filed Sept. 15, 1900
Last Will and Testament Of
Late of Springettsbury
Township. York Co.
Recorded In will Book, O.O.
No 15 on page 150 and Compared
Tax. Fees. Book Form $6.00
JR. Strawbridge. Atty.
I, George Wambaugh, of the Township of Springettsbury, County of York, State of Pennsylvania. Yeoman being of sound mind a, memory, and understanding, do make and publish this my last will and testament, hereby revoking and making void all former wills by me at any time heretofor made.
First – I direct – that my body be decently interred according to the rites and ceremonies of the church and that my funeral be conducted in a manner corresponding with my estate and situation in life.
I give and bequeath to my son Edward Wambaugh, the sum of Two Hundred Dollars ($200) in money and my watch and chest of clothing.
I further direct – all the remainder and residue of my estate both real[?] and personal shall be divided between my children Reuben, Albert, Edward and Emma Householder, share and share alike.
I appoint and nominate my friend Amos Gable as sole executor of this my last will and testament.
In witness whereof I have set my hand and seal the 15th day of May in the year of Our Lord one thousand nine hundred.
George X(his mark) Wambaugh seal
Signed, sealed, published and declared by George Wambaugh, the testator above named as his last will and testament in the presence of us who in his presence at his request and in presence of each other have hereunto set our names as witnesses
1. A. B. Arnold
2. Levi Gable
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