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Sarah Swan will
Leon Reporter, Leon, Iowa
Leon, Decatur County, Iowa
Thursday, January 03, 1901
The last will of SARAH SWAN of Woodland has been filed with Clerk Stockton. After providing for the payment of all just debts she bequeaths all of her personal property to her daughter, SARAH A. SWAN, and during her life the use and benefit of the northwest quarter of the southeast quarter of section 12, township 68, range 24, Decatur County, Iowa, and at her death the land is to be sold and the proceeds divided equally between her children, FREDRICK SWAN, BENJAMIN SWAN, WM. SWAN, GEO. W. SWAN, T.J. SWAN, and MARY J. HARTMAN. She bequeaths outright to her son, GEO. W. SWAN, the northeast quarter of the southeast quarter of section 12 township 68, range 24, Decatur County, Iowa, and names GEO. W. SWAN as executor without bond. The will is dated September 28, 1898, and was witnessed by Ed. K. Pitman and A.J. Allen.
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January 15, 2003