BUNCOMBE COUNTY, NC RECORD OF WILLS ~ BOOK E
BOOK E: Page 579
I, Mary Lanied Lee of the Town of Asheville, County of Buncombe and the State of North Carolina, being of sound mind and memory, do make and ordain this my last will and testament … to Mrs. Ralph W. Lee and Mrs. Helen Lanied … to my grandson, William Daniel Lee … to Mrs. Annie Lee … to Ralph W. Lee …to Nellie Lee … to my friend, Mrs. S. Kaskell … to Mrs. Mana Lindsey … to my friend, Mrs. Carrie Miller … to Mrs. Eva Brown … to Miss Laura Brown … to Miss Ellen Lanied, my Aunt in Thompson, Conn (also my Aunt Hannah and my Uncle Edward) … to George E. Shaw … to my brother in law, S. K. Spalding … to my cousin, Mr. George Crosby … Neil Lee to have houses and land
In witness whereof, I have hereunto set my name and seal at Asheville, NC, Aug. 18, 1903.
Signed: Mary B. Lee
Witness By: Ruth Sorrells, Asheville
Ida C. Sorrells, Asheville
… to my oldest grandson, Weldon Lee and William D. Lee … also to Nellie Lee and Roy Lee from Grandma Lee …appoint Neil Lee
In witness whereof, I place my hand and seal this 26th day of October, 1903
Signed: Mary Lanied Lee
Sworn and subscribed before me, this 30th day of August 1905.
Signed: Marcus Erwin, CSC