Will of Lucetta Fitting
The last Will and testament of Lucetta Fitting.
I, Lucetta Fitting considering the uncertainty of this Mortal Life and
being of Sound mind and Memory, Blessed be Almighty God for the Same, do make and publish
this my last will and testament in manner and form following, that is to Say.
First, I give and bequeath unto my Surviving Children the property now
owned by me Situate in East Hanover and Union Townships Lebanon County State of
Pennsylvania. Furthermore I Do Declare that my husband Daniel B. Fitting Shall live
thereon and therefrom. So long as he Shall live and after his Death the Real estate shall
be equally divided among my lawful Surviving Children and Furthermore I do declare that if
he the said Daniel B. Fitting cannot earn money enough to pay the debt now on the real
estate he Shall then have the power to Sell of the Personal property to pay the Same debt.
And I do by this my last will revoke all former wills by me made.
In witness whereof I have hereunto Set my hand and Seal the nineteenth
day of November in the year of our lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy one, (1871)
Lucetta Fitting X her mark
The above instrument constituting of one Sheet was now here Subscribed
by Lucetta Fitting the Testatrix in the presence of each of us and was at the Same time
declared by her to be her last will and testament and we at her request sign our names
hereto as attested witnesses.
G.W. Stuckey, Union PA
Frankline Behney Union PA X his mark
Wm. C. Stuckey Union PA X his mark
Transcribed by Robert L. Maley