Charles Jones

In the name of God Amen.

I Charles Jones of the town of Greenwich, County of Washington and State of New York being of sound mind and memory do make publish this as and for my last Will and testament in manner following, that is to say.
1st I direct my executor to pay all my just debts.
2nd I hereby give will and bequeath all my property of all kinds and conditions to my beloved wife Ada J. Jones.
3rd I hereby appoint my said wife Ada J. Jones to be the sole executrix of this my last will and testament and I hereby revoke all wills heretofore by me made.
In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this 10th day of January one thousand eight hundred + eighty nine.
C. C. Jones

The above instrument consisting of one sheet was at the date thereof signed, sealed and published and declared by said Charles Jones as and for his last will and testament in the presence of us, who at his request and in his presence and in the presence of each other , have subscribed our names as witnesses thereto.

Charles H. Van Ness residing at Greenwich N.Y.
Mrs. C.H. Angell residing at Greenwich N.Y.

Surrogate Court – Washington County
In the matter of proving the
Last Will and Testament
Charles Jones Deceased

Washington County: is
Charles H. Van Ness & Amanda M. Angell alias Mrs Charles H. Angell each of Greenwich in said County of Washington each being duly sworn in Open Court severally depose and say: that they were acquainted with the above named Charles Jones in his lifetime and that they and each of them were present and saw him subscribe his name at the end of the instrument in writing now produced and exhibited to them. purporting to be the last Will & Testament of the said deceased, bearing date the 10th day of January A.D. one thousand eight hundred and eighty nine.
That the said deceased at the time of subscribing his name as aforesaid, published and declared the said instrument to be his last Will and Testament, in the presence of these deponents and each of them, and these deponents at the request of the said deceased and in his presence, and in the presence of each other subscribed their names respectively thereto as witnesses to the execution thereof.
That at the time of the execution thereof, the said deceased was a citizen of the United States, above the age of twenty one years, of sound disposing mind and memory, and not under restraint to the best of the knowledge, information and belief of these deponents.
Subscribed + Sworn to before Charles H. Van Ness
Me this 25th of March A.D. 1889 Amanda M. Angell
H. D. W. C. Hill

Surrogate Court
Washington County
I Henry D. W. C. Hill, Surrogate of said County do hereby certify the forgoing to be a true and correct record of the last will & testament of Charles Jones, late of Greenwich in said County deceased, and of the testimony taken by and before me on proving said will as a will of personal and real estate
Recorded March 25, 1889
H. D. W. C. Hill