Here is Elizabeth Boegel's Will, transcribed from copy obtained at the library. Looking for descendants of the Jno Boegel, Hellen Dwier, Henry Boegel, Fred Boegel, Chas Boegel or Cathn Boegel listed in the will. Please post. Thanks
In the name of the Benevolent Father of all: I, Elizabeth Boegel of Waynesburgh, Stark Co., O. do make and publish this my last will and testament:
Item I:It is my will that all my just debts and charges be paid out of my estate.
Item II:I give and devise to my grandchildren: - Augustus R. Elson, Cathn Whitacre and Margaret Greer of the town of Magnolia, Ohio and Jno Boegel & Hellen Dwier of the State of Missouri One Hundred Dollars each, to be paid out of my estate, by my executor of this my last will and testament.
Item III:The remainder of my estate, if there be any, is to be divided equally amongst my heirs: - Henry Boegel, Charlotte Schimonskey, The heirs of Chas Boegel, (deceased). The heirs of Fred Boegel, (deceased) and the heirs of Cathn Inven, (deceased) one share each. But should my estate not exceed the value of Five Hundred Dollars ($500.00) no one shall fall heir to my estate but the persons mentioned in :Item Second:
Item IV:My clothing I give and devise to my daughter, Charlotte Schimonskey. (bedding not included). My silver spoons I give and devise to my son Henry Boegel. I also give and devise to my son Henry Boegel a small bureau with shaving box combined.
Item V:I do hereby nominate and appoint my grandson Augustus R. Elson executor of this my last will and testament hereby authorizing and empowering him, to sell at public or private sale all my real estate and deeds to purchasers, to execute, acknowledge & deliver in fee simple. I desire that no appraisement of my personal property be made and I authorize and empower my executor to sell the same at public or private sale. In testimony hereof, I have here unto set my hand and seal this twentieth day of October in the year of our Lord One thousand Eight Hundred and Seventy One.