Pettis County Wills Volume 2 page 78-79 roll C5248
Missouri State Archives, Jefferson City, MO
I William McFatrich of Pettis County State of Missouri
make this my last will
I give devise and bequeath my estate and property real
and personal as follows
First to my son William M McFatrich my daughter Margaret
my daughter Sophia provided she shall not live or cohabit
with he now deserted husband William Bohannon, and
my daughter Deborah one equal distribution share of my
estate of which I am possessed at the time of my death.
After paying all my debts and funeral expenses and
the specific amounts here after named.
Second. To my son John an equal distribution share
with the children above named together and an
additional sum of one thousand dollars upon
Condition that he take care of me during my life
Third. To my daughter America I give and bequeath
five hundred dollars.
In witness where of I have signed sealed published and
declared This instrument as my will revoking all
others heretofore made at Sedalia Pettis County Mo
in the 28th day of September 1869.
The said William McFatrich at said Sedalia on said
28th of September 1869 signed and sealed this
instrument and published and declared the same
as and for his last will he being in his right mind
and we at his request and his purchurance have
hereunto written and names as subscribing with (?)
A J Larmpson