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  • Name Mary E Holsey 
    Born Jun 1843  Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Residence 1860  Pike, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1880  Griffin, Spalding, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1900  Town, Spalding, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Also Known As Mollie 
    Notes 
    • Pike County GaArchives Wills.....James K Holsey April 14 1880
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      Source: Pike County, Georgia Will Book D, page 67-70
      Written: April 14 1880
      Recorded: October 4 1881


      Pike County, Georgia Will Book D, page 67-70

      Georgia Pike County April 10th 1880

      I, James K Holsey, of the county and state aforesaid make this my last will and testament hereby revoking all former wills heretofore made by me.

      Item 1st- My will is that my executrixs here in after named pay all my just debts (if any) out of my estate and the expenses of any last sickness and burial.

      Item 2nd- As I have here to fore given my daughter Martha E.T. Moore property and money which gifts I hereby confirm and in addition thereto I will and desire to my said daughter Martha E. T. Moore during her natural life the west half of lot of land no (40) forty in the second (2) district of originally Monroe now Pike County (101) acres more or less and after her death to go to Imogene M Green in trust during her life and then to her children if any living in the event there is none living then to go to her brother John F.
      Green and her sister Union H M Green to share alike and I appoint Martha E.T. Moore as trustee to the above property.

      Item 3- Also in addition there to I will and desire to my said daughter Martha E. T. Moore during her natural life the south half of lot of land no forty one (41) in second (2) district of originally Monroe now Spalding County and after her death to go to Union H. M. Green in trust during her life and then
      to her children if any living in the event there is none living then to go to her brother John F. Green and her sister Imogene M Green to share alike and I appoint Martha E.T. Moore as trustee to the above property.

      Item 4th Also in addition there to I will and desire to my said daughter Martha E. T. Moore during her natural life the south half of lot of land no one hundred and five (105) in second (2) district of originally Monroe now Spalding County. Also two (2) acres of lot one hundred and four (104) in north east corner of Pike County also one acre lying and being in the south west corner of originally Monroe now Spalding County in the Second (2) district no one hundred and nineteen (119) and after her death to go to her son John F. Green in trust during his life and then to his children if any living in the event there is none living then to go to and his sisters Imogene M. Green and Union H. M. Green to share alike and I appoint Martha E.T. Moore as trustee to the above property.

      Item 5- And in addition there to I will and desire my said daughter during her natural life and after her death to go and be equally divided amongest her four children that is now living that she had by T. J. Moore or any child or children that she may have born to her after this to share and share alike
      equally alike on lot of land (202) acres more or less lying in the third district (3) originally Monroe now Spalding County no twenty three (23).

      Item 6- As I have heretofore given my daughter MARY E. DICKINSON property and money which gifts I hereby confirm and in addition thereto I will and desire to my said daughter MARY E. DICKINSON two hundred two and one half (202) acres more or less of lot of land (No 39) thirty nine in the second
      (2) district of originally Monroe now Pike County also the west side of Elkins Creek fifty five acres more or less also all the lands on the East side of the same creek all the lands that the said James K Holsey now holds a deed to bounded South by James Shivers and east by F Green being in originally
      Monroe but now Pike County No (38) thirty-eight in the Second (2) District one hundred acres more or less. And in addition there to I will and desire thereto, to my said daughter MARY E. DICKINSON one house lot in the city of Griffin known as the Boyington place two (2) acres more or less bounded by Meriwether Street on the west on the south by College street on the east by Dr. Darnall to have the above lands (302 acres) the city lot with all the right numbers and appurtenances to the above property in any will belonging free from all charge or limitation whatsoever to her own property use benefit and behoof for ever with full power or will or deed to dispose of the same before her death as she may think proper. Also in addition there to I will and desire to my said daughter MARY E. DICKINSON twelve hundred dollars (1200) to make her equal with Martha E. T. Moore with the right to dispose as she may think proper.

      Item 7- I hereby appoint Martha E T Moore and MARY E. DICKINSON my executrixs and request that they be qualified and have my will recorded and take charge of all my money notes and accounts and all the remainder of my property be it real or personally whatsoever may be found that I have not will away in this will and dispose of in this will and dispose of it as they think proper at public or private sale without any order of court or any authority from said court and sell it as you think best and the proceeds of the above property must be equal divided between Martha E T Moore and AMRY E. DICKINSON to share and alike alike with all the rights to said property in any will belonging free from all charge or limitation what so ever to their own use benefit and behoof with full power to dispose at or before their death as they may think proper And further will that the said Martha E T Moore turn over all the
      property to MARY E. DICKINSON that is will to her in this will and take her receipt for the same and have the receipt recorded and this shall close her duty as executrix and MARY E. DICKINSON also turn over all the property to Martha E T Moore that wills her in this will and take her receipt for the same
      and have the receipt recorded and this shall close her duty as executrix

      James K. Holsey

      Signed, sealed, declared and published by James K. Holsey as his last will and testament in the presence of us subscribed our names hereto in the presence of said testator at his special instance and request and of each other stricken out entered line before signed

      Test G. W. Jackson
      D. M. Coggin
      T. B. Reams

      State of Georgia Pike County} Before me came Green W. Jackson, named as a witness to the within writing purporting to be James K Holsey's last will, and being duly sworn, saith that he with D M Coggin and T B Reams(? could be Reaves), at the request of James K Holsey, and in his presence did attest as
      witnesses the within writing as his James K Holsey's will; that the same was signed and published by James K Holsey in their presence as his last will that he was at the time of said attestation and signing by himself of sound and disposing mind and memory; that he executed the within paper voluntarily
      subscribed & sworn to before me this third day of October, 1881

      Green W Jackson
      Harry Well Ordinary

      Georgia Pike County} We do solemnly swear that this writing contains the true last will of the within named James K Holsey so far as we know or believe and that we will well and truly execute the same in accordance with the laws of their state So help me God

      Martha E. T. Moore
      Mary E. Dickinson

      October 3 1881

      Before me,
      Harry Wells Ordinary
    Person ID I0192  Dickinson
    Last Modified 30 Apr 2009 

    Father James K Holsey,   b. 1810, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1881, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Mary Sims,   b. ca. 1810, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 9 Mar 1828  Pike County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F0431  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John Franklin Dickinson,   b. ca. 1842, Williamson, Pike, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1914, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Married 1867  Pike County Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Effie Pauline Dickinson,   b. 26 Sep 1870, Pike County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1958, Griffin, Spalding, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    Last Modified 6 Aug 2018 
    Family ID F0050  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Sources 
    1. [S014287] 1860 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1860).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1860 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Eighth Census of the United States, 1860. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1860.M653, 1,438 rolls. , Pike, Georgia, post office Zebulon, roll M653_134, page 68, image 69.

    2. [S014080] 1880 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1880).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 1880 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. All use is subject to the limited use license and other terms and conditions applicable to this site.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Tenth Census of the United States, 1880. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1880.T9, 1,454 rolls. Griffin, Spalding, Georgia, ED 118, roll T9_165, page 371.2000, image 0124.

    3. [S013029] 1900 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1900 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900.T623, 1854 rolls. Spalding, Georgia, ED , roll , page .

    4. [S336457] Georgia, Marriage Records From Select Counties, 1828-1978, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013).