I Joseph Nicewanger of Latrobe Borough County of Westmoreland, State of Pennsylvania makes this my last will and Tesiment, I give devise and bequeath my estate and Property, real and personal, as follows that is to say I give and bequeath and devise to my wife Margaret the Brick house now in use by us as a dwelling, and all its contents also the four lots Nos 3, 4, 5 & 6 Block “L” Town plot Borough of Latrobe, connected therewith also my teams, wagons, harness and farming utensils of all kinds, for her use and the use of my minor children, to be and remain hers as long as she remains my Widow.The balance of my property of all kinds to be sold at such times as my Executor herein after named may determine, all of my debts to be paid from the proceeds thereof, The balance of the money to put on interest for the benefit of my minor children, Should my wife marry then the property all to be sold she to have her third as the Law allows.The balance of the proceeds to be put to interest as heretofore for the benefit of the minor children.If at any time my wife during her Widowhood, should deem it advisiable to sell the the Team and agriculture implements or the house (for the purpose of obtaining a lower priced one) She in connection with the Executor to have the privilege of doing it, putting the surplus funds at interest for the benefit of the family, at the majority of youngest child, I desire an Equal Division of all monies belonging to the estate to be made so my children except my son Daniel who has already received his full share.Should my wife live till after the majority of my Youngest child at her death all property belonging to the estate to be sold and divided, share and share alike among my children except my son Daniel, I appoint Francis Smith of Ligonier Township County of Westmoreland state ofPennsylvania Executor of this my last Will and Testiment, In witness whereof I have signed and sealed and published this instrument as my Last Will this Sixteenth day of October A.D. 1869.
Witnessed by William S. JacksonD.L. Chambers
6th Nov 1869, Legally proved and approved same day recorded and Letters Cum Testimento Annexo wise issued January 29, 1870C.F.Warden Register
Now Dec 1, 1892 Letters C T A D B N granted to J.S. Nicewanger who was sworn before me. Bond filled in sum of 50.00William B. Conway Register.