Will of Bertha Cipperly
Last Will and Testament
Bertha M. Cipperly
Poestenkill, NY

Information on this page is from photocopies of original will on file in Rensselaer Co. Surrogate Court File No. 1926, folder 241, and was transcribed by Wayne E. Weatherwax on 14 Apr 2014. Many thanks, Wayne!

I Bertha M. Cipperly of the town of Poestenkill in the county of Rensselaer and state of New York being of sound mind and memory do make publish and declare this my last Will and Testament in manner following that is to say
FIRST: After all my just debts and funeral expenses are paid, I give, devise and bequeath unto my son Alvin all my estate both real and personal and where ever situate to him and his heirs and assigns forever with full power to my executor or herein after named to mortgage lease or sell my real estate
LASTLY I hereby appoint my husband Herbert J. Cipperly executor of this my last Will and testament hereby revoking all former Wills by me made. In witness whereof I have hereunto subscibed my name the 19th day of June in the year Nineteen Hundred and Twenty five. the {?} above named subscribed her name to this instrument in our presence and in the presence of each of us, and at the same time in our presence and hearing declared the same to be her last Will and Testament and requested us and each of us to sign our names thereto as witnesses to the execution thereof which we hereby do in the presence of the testator and each other on the day of the date of the said will and write opposite our names our respective places of residence.
Thomas Galvin Troy, NY
Joseph E. Sp{?} Troy, NY

NOTES FROM SUBMITTER: "The above will was preprinted with fill in the blanks. Also contained within the file were statements in the matter of the estate of Bertha M. Cipperly as follows:

EXTRACT: Alvin Cipperly son of Bertha M. Cipperly indicates his mother died on the 29th day of March in 1926 leaving a Will admitted to probate in Rensselaer County, NY on 6 May 1926. He also indicates his father Herbert J. Cipperly was excutor of his mother's estate which was settled on March 3,1931. His father Herbert J. Cipperly died on Febuary 24th,1932. At the time of her death Bertha owned a parcel of land consisting of 130 acres located in the Town of Poestenkill, and one half undivided interest in a parcel of approx. 110 acres of land located in Sand Lake NY."

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