|Christopher Boone's Will found at Family Search|
In the name of
Godthe Lord AmenI Christopher Boon make this my last will and testament - I wish my daughter Margaret the wife of William Boon, and my daughter Susan each to have a hundred dollars set apart for them above an equal division of the rest. I then make an equal division of my estate with all of my children, except my son William's children who have got as mutch as I intend giving them. June the 13th 1865Christopher BoonWitnessesHenry SutherlandWm Sutherland
At a County Court held for Nelson County on the 13th day of May 1873, this paper writing purporting to be the Last Will and Testament of Christopher Boon, deceased was produced in open Court and duly proven by the oath of Henry Sutherland a subscribing witness thereunto who also proved the signature of William Sutherland the other subscribing witness to said writing who signed the same in the presence of and at the request of said Testator, and all being in the presence of each other & etc. whereupon said will was ordered to be recorded.Att J D Elliott ClkNelson County Court
He was married to Ann Rhodes on October 2, 1824 in Nelson County. He was survived by four daughters, Mary Louise Wimsett, Mary Loucretia Fowler, Margaret Boone and Susannah Elizabeth Boone and two sons, Henry M., and Robert I. He was preceded in death his eldest son, William Ignatius in 1864.