_____________________ _Moses YOUNG ______| | |_____________________ | |--John B. YOUNG | | _John M. CANTRELL ___ |_Cynthia CANTRELL _| |_Elizabeth CANTRELL _
The State of Alabama)
Marion County )
I John B. Young declare this to be my last Will and Testament to wit: First. All my debts and funeral expenses shall be fully paid. Second. I give devise and bequeath all the rest residue and remainder of my estate both real and personal to my legal heirs each equally share in the distribution thereof except Sallie Webb the wife of Drew Webb to whom I bequeath to her one dollar only as her share. If however, any heirs shall be indebted to me at my death the amount of his or her indebtedness shall be deducted from his or her share of the estate or treated as other indebtedness to the estate. Third. Provided however should I marry my wife shall have an equal share with my heirs. Fourth I hereby nominate M. O. Young and Berry Young as Executors of this Will and I hereby revoke all former wills made by me. In witness whereof I hereby set my hand and seal this day of 1899.
John B. Young
By the request of the above testate who signed and delivered in our presence this to be his last will and testament and we in the presence of each other request our names as thereto Attest
W. F. Clark )
J. W. Palmer )
I W. R. White Judge of Probate hereby Certify that the foregoing was signed in my presents this 27th day of May 1899.
W. R. White
Judge of Probate The State of Alabama )
Marion County )
Office of Judge of Probate
I hereby Certify that the within Instrument was filed in this office for Record on the 5th day of Sept 1899. at 5 O'clock P.M. and duly Recorded in Vol 1. of wills page 54, the 5th day of Sept 1899.
W. R. White
Judge of Probate
Recording fee 40
From "The Winfield Enterprise", January 26, 1899: John B. Young, aged 73, and his son-in-law, Drew Webb, aged 25 to 30, had a fight and Webb used a knife to cut Mr. Young. It is thought that Mr. Young will recover. Mr. Webb is in jail.
Federal Census, Marion County, Alabama, 1860, page 679 Western District, Pikeville 441/450 John B. Young 32 M Farmer 1400/500 TN - - 1 Elizabeth J. Young 30 F Doms. SC - - - Elisa 8 F AL - 1 - Miles O. 7 M AL - 1 - Cinthia 5 F AL Nancy 4 F AL Moses 3 M AL Wm. A. 9/12 M AL
Federal Census, Marion County, Alabama, 1870 Western District, Pikeville 15/15 Young, John B. 42 M W Farmer 2000/500 TN , Jane 39 F W Housekeeping AL Young, Listha 18 F W AL Mills 17 M W AL Syntha 15 F W AL Nancy 14 F W AL Moses 12 M W AL William 10 M W AL Sallie 7 F W AL Manila 6 F W AL John 4 M W AL Berry 2 M W AL Mary 1 F W AL Martha 1 F W AL
Federal Census, Marion County, Alabama, 1880 19/19 Young, John B. W M 52 - / - Farming TN SC SC -----, Elisabeth J W F 49 wife - / - Housekeeping SC SC SC -----, Moses T. W M 22 son / - - Farming AL TN SC -----, William W M 20 son / - - labor on farm AL TN SC -----, Sallie W F 18 daughter / - - assist mother AL TN SC -----, Manila T. W F 16 daughter / - - assist mother AL TN SC -----, David J. W M 14 son / - - labor on farm AL TN SC -----, Berry W M 12 son / - - labor on farm AL TN SC -----, Mary (twins) W F 10 daughter / - - assist mother AL TN SC -----, Martha W F 10 daughter / - - assist mother AL TN SC -----, James W M 8 son / - - AL TN SC -----, Ira A. W M 7 son / - - AL TN SC