Wilkes County NC
Will BK-2 Page 57
In the name of God Amen. I Abraham Cook of Wilkes County in the State of North Carolina being weak of body but of sound sense and memory do make this my last will and testament in manner and form following that is to say first I lend unto my wife Elizabeth Cook all my estate enduring her widowhood and after the death or marriage of my said wife my will is that my whole estate be equally divided between Larkin Cook, Isaac Cook, Richard Cook, Aaron Cook, Wiot Cook, and Amey Cook. Lastly I nominate and appoint Randall Mabery Executor of this my last will and testament hereby revoking all other wills by me heretofore made and do make and constitute this my last will and testament in witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this 26 day of July 1800.
Joseph Brown Abraham Cook (seal)