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Jane Lentz will
Decatur County Journal
Leon, Decatur County, Iowa
November 2, 1905
The will of JANE LENTZ, late of Woodland Township, was made August 9, 1905, when she was 73 years of age, and will be probated at the January term of court. The witnesses to the will are JESSE STILL and MELLIE BEAVERS. By its provisions a grandson, JACOB LEWIS LENTZ, is given an equal share with his brothers and sisters in 192 acres of land in Woodland Township, that is a one-eleventh interest in said land. He is also given 4 horses, 7 cattle, 5 sheep, $350 in cash and a buggy and sleigh. CLARA CORNELIA PATON, a daughter, is bequeathed $50 per annum from January 1, 1903, to the date of the death of testatrix. All the rest of the estate is to be equally divided among MRS. LENTZ's son and daughters.
Copied by Nancee(McMurtrey)Seifert
"With permission from the Leon Journal Reporter"
Copied August 29, 2001