Last Will and Testament of "General" James Hedges of Richland, Ohio (Transcript)

signature, possibly original, of James HedgesIn honor of Independence Day, I've typed out the handwritten text from the Last Will and Testament of a military ancestor of mine: "General" James Hedges, who died in October 1854 near Mansfield, Ohio in the United States. It's possible that the signature you see in this image may be his original handwriting!

Updated: now includes an abstract, which highlights the key dates, people, and property mentioned in this will.

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Last Will and Testament of Peter Frank, Sr. (d. 1872) of Adams, Indiana (Transcript)

top of first page of this willLast Will and Testament of Peter Frank, Senior (d. 1872), downloaded as a digitized will shared on the Adams county INGenWeb genealogy website.

After the transcript, I've also included an abstract, which highlights the key dates and people mentioned in this will.

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Profile of John L. H. Frank (b. 1837) from historical Dayton, Montgomery county (Ohio) book in 1897

photo of John from book Profile of John L. H. Frank (b. 1837) from historical Montgomery county (Ohio) book in 1897.

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Profile of Joseph Frank (b. 1859) from historical Dayton, Montgomery county (Ohio) book in 1897

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Profile of Adam Frank (b. 1831) from historical Montgomery county (Ohio) book in 1897

header of profile from bookProfile of Adam Frank (b. 1831) from historical Montgomery county (Ohio) book in 1897.

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Profile of Samuel D. Frank (b. 1841) from historical Miami county (Ohio) book in 1900

header of profile from book Profile of Samuel D. Frank (b. 1841) from historical Miami county (Ohio) book in 1900.

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