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Title Zephaniah Kingsley's will dated July 20, 1843 (copy)
Object Name Certificate, Death
Scope & Content Excerpts from Will of Zephaniah Kingsley date July 20, 1843
IZephaniah Kingsley, of Duval County, Florida, Planter, being in sound mind, memory and understanding, do make and publish this my last will and Testament, as follows, viz:
Inheritors include: Kingsley B. Gibbs (nephew), George Cooper Gibbs (nephew), Charles I. McNeil (nephew).
Division of remaining property in twelve equal shares:
1/12 to Kingsley B. Gibbs
1/12 to Anna Madgigaine Jai Kingsley
2/12 to John Maxwell Kingsley (son)
4/12 to George Kingsley (son)
2/12 to Flora H. Kingsley
1/12 to Micanopoy (son of Sarah M. Kingsley)
Kingsley B. Gibbs, George Kingsley and Benjamin A. Putnam appointed guardians of "my infant natural children"
Executors appointed were Kingsley B. Gibbs and Benjamin A. Putnam and George Kingsley (son of Anna Madgigent Jai)
Witnesses: Thomas O. Holmes, William S. Donaldson, David McCuen.
Concluding note: (Above is authentic copy of will of Zephaniah Kingsley of Ft. George Island, Florida, furished me by R. P. Daniel, who in turn got it from records at Tallahassee.)
Catalog Number 2005.039.001
Collection AIMH
Accession number 2005.039
Caption Zephaniah Kingsley Will
Number of images 3
People Kingsley, Zephaniah
Gibbs, Kingsley B.
Gibbs, George Cooper
McNeil, Charles I.
Kingsley, Anna Madgigaine Jai
Kingsley, John Maxweel
Kingsley, George
Kingsley, Floria H.
Putnam, Benjamin A.
Daniel, R. P.
Homes, Thomas O.
Donaldson, William S.
McCuen, David
Search Terms Fort George Island
Duval County
Subjects Wills
Classification Death