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Last Will and Testament of
Mary Ford (Feeney) Cameron

Known all to men these presents: That I, Mary Cameron, of the City of Keokuk, Iowa being of sound mind and body disposing memory to hereby make, publish and declare this to be my last will and testament, hereby revoking any former wills heretofore made by me at any time.

Item 1: I direct that my erector heretofore named shall pay the expenses of my last sickness and funeral and the costs and expenses of the administration of my estate out of any assets of my estate.

Item 2: I hereby appoint my son George R. Cameron to be the executor of this my last will and testament and hereby waive the giving by him on any bond.

Item 3: I hereby give, devise and bequeath unto my said son George E. Cameron the sum of fifteen thousand ($15, 000) dollars to be paid to him by my executor out of any assets of my estate.

Item 4. I hereby devise and bequeath unto my four grandchildren; Mary Louise Cameron, Elizabeth Cameron, Dorthy Cameron and Beatrice Cameron, children on my son W.W. Cameron now deceased, each of the sum of five dollars ($5.00), which shall be paid to them by my executor out of the proceeds of any assets of my estate.

Item 5. All of my balance of my estate, real, personal and mixed of whatever kind and wheresoever situated -------------- by give, devise and bequeath unto my three children, George E. Cameron, James Cameron, Jr. (our grandfather) and John Cameron in equal shares to be divided equally then share and share alike.

[She wanted to sell and dispose of any real estate or personal property. It was made and signed September 4, 1929.]

Ada L. Cameron
Charles E. Collins


Will Book 5, page 517. Written in Lee County, Iowa, 29 January 1914 and probated 14 November 1933. Codicil added 4 September 1929. Executor: Son George E. Cameron. Witnesses: F. E. Lutz and William C. Howell. Death date 9 December 1930. Names: Son George to get $15,000.00. Four grandchildren: Mary Louis, Elizabeth, Dorothy and Beatrice. son W.W. Cameron (deceased) and my sons James Jr. and John. My husband James [Cameron, Sr.] (deceased).

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