LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT OF CHARLES WILLIAM FLANAGAN, DECEASED
I, Charles William Flanagan, of Washington, D. C., desiring to make disposition of all my property, real and personal and affairs after my death, while in sound and disposing mind and memory, do hereby make, publish, and declare this to be my last will and testament hereby revoking all former wills by me made at any time heretofore.
ITEM 1. I direct all my just debts to be paid including all doctor and funeral bills incident to my last illness.
ITEM 2. I give and bequeath unto my beloved wife, Florence Virginia Flanagan, all of my real and personal property wherever situated, forever and in its entirety.
ITEM 3. I give and bequeath unto my wife all of my household furnishings.
ITEM 4. I give and bequeath unto my wife all my insurance policies and direct that same should not be used in payment of funeral and doctor expenses.
ITEM 5. I bequeath all the rest and residue unto my wife, whatsoever and wheresoever, forever and in its entirety.
ITEM 6. I hereby appoint and nominate my wife as my executrix to carry out my wishes; and I direct that she be exempt from giving surety or sureties upon her official bond as Executrix and Trustee.
In witness whereof I have hereunto subscribed my hand and seal at Washington, D. C. this 2nd day of December 1938, in the presence of Dewey H. Mayo, Henry A. Koch, and Alfred g. Knode, whom I have requested to become my attesting witnesses hereto.
Charles William Flanagan
Dewey H. Mayo
Henry A. Koch
Alfred G. Knode
State of West Virginia, County of Jefferson, to-wit:
IN THE CLERK’S OFFICE OF THE COUNTY COURT: MARCH 31st, 1955
A paper writing, bearing date of December 2nd, 1938, purporting to be the Last Will and Testament of Charles William Flanagan, late of Jefferson County, West Virginia, was this day March 21st, 1955, offered for probate in said office, and on same day in said office, said writing was fully proved by Dewey H. Mayo and Henry A. Koch, two of the subscribing witnesses thereto, who made oath in due form of law that the aforesaid testator, in their presence, published and declared said writing as and for his Last Will and Testament, that they subscribed their names as witnesses thereto, at the request of the said testator, in his presence, and in the presence of each other, all signing at the same time, that they believe said testator was of sound sense and memory at the time of so doing, and over the age of twenty-one years.
Thereupon it is ordered that said writing be recorded as and for the Last Will and Testament of Charles William Flanagan, deceased.
Emily A. M. Stanley
Clerk of said Court
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