The organ is hereby bequeathed to my beloved granddaughter Emma Gay. A significant number have since been lost. She was always sick, sick all the time. Davis performed the ceremony in the presence of Cain ArtisChas. Charles Gay house; L-plan cottage with decorative millwork in front-facing cutaway bay; contributing auto garage; Gay was a laborer. Hawkins in the collection of Lisa Y.
In the census of Black Creek township, Wilson County:
The guy out there, he got to her, and he called the coroner or somebody, but he was some time getting there. Taylor and wife Sallie A. C Ventersand Mrs. Emma Gay35, and children Charlie15, steam mill worker, Mary11, Etheldred8, and Willie, 6, plus boarder Fannie Thompson19, cook. One of them Emma jumped up. And called them and told them that she was dead. Emma X Rountree Signed by said Testatrix, Emma Rountree, as for her last will and testament, in the presence of us, who at her request, in her presence and in the presence of each other, have subscribed our names as attesting witnesses.
Did Mollie Coleman make any statement to you as to the number of nights her husband had spent away from home during ? Fannie Coleman — I was at that dance at old Xmas. My husband was their father. Peter seems to have died before the census was taken, but his wife Clarissa lived well into the next century. Tom is a married man and had been for a number of years.