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Rebecca Graham (Witten)

Birthdate: (38)
Death: August 28, 1813 (38)
Floyd County, Kentucky, United States
Place of Burial: Emma, Floyd County, Kentucky, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Thomas Jefferson Witten, II and Eleanor Witten
Wife of Judge John Graham
Mother of Thomas Witten Graham; Eleanor Morgan; Elizabeth Johns; Rebecca Mayo; Dorothy Trimble and 2 others
Sister of Samuel Cecil Witten; William Mitchell Witten; Lewis Austin WHITTEN; Tabitha Davidson; Hiram Witten and 4 others

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About Rebecca Graham

WILL OF REBECCA WITTEN GRAHAM In the Name of God Amen.

  I, Rebecca Graham of the County of Floyd and State of Kentucky being 

weak in body but of sound mind and disposing memory do make and ordain this my last will and testament as follows, to-wit:

  First:, I desire after my decease to be decently buried and that all 

my just debts be paid.

  Item:  I give unto my negro boy Henry his freedom to go free from me 

and my heirs forever from the time of my deceased.

  Item:  I give and bequeath to my grand daughter Ann Morgan my negro 

girl, Zerelda, also the dun mare call the "Milly Filly" also two beds and furniture, also two cows and calves and ten head of sheep.

  Item:  I give and bequeath unto my grandson Andrew Jackson Harris 

fifty acre of land lying on the opposite side of the river from where I live being the same conveyed to me by Tabitha Harris.

  Item:  I give unto my daughters Rebecca Mayo, Dorothy Trimble, Sophia 

Layne and Elizabeth Johns each one sixth part of the faum on which I live and of the back land adjacent thereto.

  Item:  I give unto Edmon Trimble one Sixth part of the farm on which 

I live and of the back lands adjacent thereto to be held by him as trustee for the sole use and benefit of my daughter Eleanor Morgan.

  Item:  I give unto Edwin Trimble on sixth part of the farm on which I 

live and of the back lands adjacent thereto to be held by him as trustee for and benefit of my daughter Tabitha Harris.

  Item:  I give unto my grandson Thomas Graham Morgan one Bureau. 
  Item:  I desire that my executors may discharge any ballance due the 

estate of John Graham deceased for property purchased by me at the sale of the property with its interest deducting the proper credit for payments made by me.

  Item:  I give unto Thomas Graham Morgan one saddle. 
  Item:  I give unto Rebecca Morgan two cows and calves. 
  Item:  I give unto my grand son Thomas Graham Layne one cow and calf>
  Item:  It is my desire that the ballance of stock not herein 

specially divided be equally divided among all my grand children.

  Item:  I want the black boys John and Henry to have each of them one 

of my colts.

  Item:  I give unto Rebecca Morgan one bed and furniture. 
  I also desire that any property not herein specially devised be 

equally divided among all my grand children.

  I desire that Greenville Lackey and Edwin Trimble shall act as 

executors of this my last will and testament, and I do hereby appoint them as such.

  August 19th, 1843

Source: http://kykinfolk.org/floyd/familyfiles/Graham.htm

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Rebecca Graham's Timeline

1775
January 29, 1775
1804
1804
Age 28
1806
August 12, 1806
Age 31
Floyd, Kentucky, United States
1807
1807
Age 31
Floyd, Kentucky, United States
1810
1810
Age 34
Floyd, Kentucky, United States
1812
August 8, 1812
Age 37
Floyd, Kentucky, United States
1813
August 28, 1813
Age 38
Floyd County, Kentucky, United States
1814
1814
Age 38
Floyd, Kentucky, United States
1819
1819
Age 38