|June x3, 1876
Will in the name of God, Amen
Annie Coulter of Salem Township, Mercer County, Pa. Being of sound mind
and memory but considering the uncertainty of this life do make and
publish this my last will and testament. That is to say first I
order (----) all my just debts and funeral expenses to be paid first
out of any money coming to me at my decease and I direct my executors
to sell all my property both real and personal at public or private
sale. To wit:
I will my daughter Martha P. Nelson Fifty dollars.
I will my son Robert Campbell Coulter Fifty dollars.
will my daughter Jane M.
I will my daughter Ester W. Bortner Fifty dollars.
I will my Grandson David Coulter Fifty dollars.
I will my daughter-in-law Elinor Coulter Fifty dollars.
will my daughter Margaret
I will my daughter Annie
If there is any left of my property after the
above written is enforced I order it to be divided between my son
Robert C. Coulter and my daughters Martha P. Nelson, Jane M. Long and
Esther W. Bortner.
I appoint David P. Long and Robert C. Coulter
my executors to settle my estate. I also will my granson Josiah
Coulter Twenty dollars. I claim one half of the real estate and
direct my executors to sell it.
Anny Coulter (*)
Mercer County S. S.
Before me a Regis for the probate of wills &C in deed for said
county personally came William Sheakley & S. C. Long.
Source: (Submitted by Charles Coulter)