From:
Norfolk County, Virginia
Will Book 11 1772-1788
Compiled and Published by Pamela W. McVey


BUSTIN, BENJAMIN (Portsmouth Parish)

11 January 1773 - February Ct. 1773

EX'X: Wife, MARY BUSTIN EX'R: Brother, THOMAS BUSTIN

FOLIO 13

WIFE: MARY BUSTIN (after the debts are paid, 100 A. of land & the houses
where I now live during her life; the use of 4 Negroes:
JIMMY, HANNAH, SUCK & AMERICA; after her death, the
Negroes to be equally divided among my 3 children: ED-
WARD, JOHN CURLE & FRANCES; 1 horse; 12 head of cattle;
5 sows & 30 pigs to dispose of as she pleases)

SON: EDWARD (after my Wife's death, 1/3rd. of the Negroes; 100 A. & houses)

SON: JOHN CURLE BUSTIN (1/3rd. of the Negroes after my Wife's death; if my
son EDWARD d.s.p., the 100 A. & houses)

DAUG: FRANCES (1/3rd. of the Negroes after my Wife's death)

WIT: WILLIAM SMITH, MARY SMITH, GILES HANDCOCK