Gottlieb of said State and County being of sound and disposing mind and
memory do make this my last will and testament.
I give and bequeath to my wife Becky Gottlieb one half of all personal
property of which I may die possessed to her own proper use benefit and
Second. the other half of the personal property of which I may died
possessed I give and bequeath to my children who may at that time be
living to their own proper use benefit and behoof.
It is my will and desire that all real estate of which I may die
possessed, shall be divided between my wife and my children who may be
living at the time of my death share and share alike.
Fourth. The bequests herein made to my wife are in lieu of the dower to
which she would otherwise be entitled.
It is my will and desire that all debts that I may owe at the time of my
death and all burial expenses and all other expenses of my estate shall
be first paid out of my personal estate before the real estate is
I appoint my brother in law B. Haisfield executor of this my last will
and testament this 27th day of February 1897.
declared and published by T. Gottlieb as his last will and testament in
the presence of us the subscribers who subscribe our names hereto in the
presence of said testator (at his instance and request) and of each
other he signed in our presence and we signed in his presence.
R.E. Stubbs Committee