Daughter of Aaron and Elizabeth Fussell
Wife of John Strother, Rev. War Sol.
Their children were ...
1. David Strother
2. Aaron Strother
3. John Strother (m. Hannah Stroud)
4. James Strother
5. Richard Strother (m. unk.)
6. Anna Strtoher (m. unk. Moody)
7. Elizabeth Strother (unk. King)
8. Martha Strother (m. 1st., Amos Thompson and 2nd., Mark Stroud, Rev. War Sol.)
Last Will and Testament of
In the name of God, Amen. I, Jane Strother of Hancock County, State of
Georgia, being sick at present but of sound mind and memory, for which
blessing I thank God, and being mindful of death, do make ordain and
constitute this my last will and testament.
First, I give and recommend my soul into the hands of Almighty God who gave it
to me, my body to be buried in decent Christian burial at the discretion of my
friends not doubting but I shall receive it again at the general resurrection.
As touching such worldly property, where with it has pleased God to bless me,
I give, devise and dispose of the same in the following manner, viz.
First, I give to my son David Strother, Peggy a woman, Frances a girl, and
Bailey a boy, and Lamina a girl and Nathan a man, to him and his heirs
forever. I give and bequeath unto my son Aaron Strother, a Negro man Lewis. My
will further is that my Negro woman Lucy, Liza a girl and Elliot a boy be sold
and the proceeds of said sale I give to my daughter Anna Moody. I give to my
daughter Patty Stroud five dollars. I give to my son John Strother five
dollars. I give to my son George Strother five dollars. I give to my son
Richard five dollars. I give to my son James Strother five dollars. I give to
my daughter Elizabeth King five dollars. My further will and desire is that
the residue of my property, after paying off the above legacies and all just
debts, revert to my son David Strother.
I appoint my son Richard, my sole executor to this my last will and testament.
And I hereby revoke, disamend and disallow all former wills and testaments,
allowing this and none other to be my last will and testament. In witness
whereof, I have hereunto set my hand and fixed my seal this 25th of April
Jane (her mark X) Strother
Signed & sealed and delivered in our presence, who in
her presence & in that of each other have hereunto
signed our names
Thomas L. Latimer
John Strother (1732 - 1796)
Martha Strother Stroud (1765 - 1845)*
Aaron Strother (1776 - 1861)*
Created by: Georgia Girl
Record added: Jun 04, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70824694