LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT OF MAGDALON POLLOCK (Polk)
In the name of God, Amen. I, Magdalon Pollock, being weak and sick of body, yet of perfect mind and memory prsis be to Almighty God make and ordain this, my last Will and Testament in manner and form as follows:
First, I give my Soul unto the hands of Almighty God, hoping through the merits of my Savior, Jesus Christ, to receive full pard of all my sins and my body, I commit to the earth from whence it was taken to be buried in Christian burial at the descretion of my Executor hereafter named.
Item: I give and bequeath a tract of land calling "Inong", (?) (Morning?) lying in the kingdom of Ireland and in the Barrendy of Rofe and County of Donegal! and in the parish of Lifford to my son, Joseph Pollock and to the heirs of his body forever with all the rest of my moveable estate and him to be hole Executor of this my last Will and Testament by me made, hereby revoking all other Wills and Testaments by me made either by word or writing in testimony wherof I set my hand and seal this 7th day of April, 1726.
Magdolon X Polk
Sealed, signed and delivered in Sight and Presents of us, David Polk, William Pollett, Magdalon Pollett
March 20, 1727. Then came David Polk, William Pollett, Subscribing Evadences to the within will, who made oath upon the Holy Evangelist of Almighty God that they see the within named Magdalon Polk, Sign, and Seal the within instrument as her last Will and Testament and that they heard her declare the same to be so and that at the time of her doing so she was of sound disposing mind and memory. Sworn before me the day and year written above.
In. Stunstall, Deputy Clerk of Somersett County
The exec. hath not got letters of Adm. on this estate nor doth he so design.
Recorded in Liber C.C.--No. 2 Folio 124 Geo. Plater Reger #4