Will of William Shortt, Junior
In the name of God Amen. I William
Short Junior of
First my will is that all of my Estate in what sort soever should be sold to the Highest Bidder. My will is that after all my Debts is paid the Balance of my Estate should be Equally divided between my four Brothers: Young, Thomas, Samuel and John Short, to them and their Heirs forever.
Second I do hereby appoint my Brother Young Short Executor to this my last Will and Testament
In Witness I have herewith Set my hand and Seal this
twenty second day of August 1763.
Signed Sealed & Delivered
In the presence of William Shortt [seal]
Transcribed by Marilyn Owens
Chesterfield Co., VA Will Book #1, part 2, p. 450
From LDS Film # 0030871
Revised Jan 14, 2012