Name: Addison L. Holden
Birth: 7 NOV 1837 in Caswell Co., NC?
Death: 7 JUN 1921 in Lebanon, Durham Co., NC
Burial: *** see "spouses"
ORANGE COUNTY, NC - WILLS - Rebecca Bacon, June 1886
Contributor's Note: Will of Rebecca Carrington Bacon, wife of Joseph G.
Bacon and daughter of William Carrington and Mary Garrard.
Will of Rebecca Bacon - 1886
Orange County, NC
Will Book H
Page 432, 433
North Carolina ) Superior Court
Orange County ) July 15, 1887
Be it remembered that a paper writing purporting to be the last
will & testament of Rebecca Bacon is exhibited in open court by James W.
Bacon the Executor named therein and being proven by the oath and
examination of A.L. Holden and O.K. Lockhart the subscribing witnesses
It is now adjudged that said paper writing and every part thereof
is the last will and testament of the said Rebecca Bacon and as such is
ordered to be ?
Pride Jones, C.S.C.
I Rebecca Bacon of the County of Orange and State of North Carolina
being of sound mind and memory and knowing the certainty of death and
the uncertainty of life, do make and declare this my last will and
testament in manner and form as follows that is to say
Item, I give and bequeath to my son Wm H. Bacon all that parcel of land
lying and being on the west side of the ridge road and bounded as
follows, beginning at A.L. Holden's & Rebecca Bacon' corner on Wm H
Bacon' line, thence East with A.L. Holden' line to said Ridge Road,
thence South with the ? of said Road to W.H. Bacon' line thence
North said line to the beginning containing five acres more or less.
Item, I give and bequeath to my daughters Johanna Bacon and Ellen L.
Bacon the remainder of my homeplace, that is to say - after deducting
the five acres already given to my son Wm H Bacon,
Item, I give and bequeath to my daughter Rebecca F. WILSON and Martha S.
DOLLAR the sum of Twenty five dollars each.
Item, I give and bequeath to my son James W Bacon the sum of fifty cents.
Item I give and bequeath to my daughters Johanna Bacon and Ellen L.
Bacon all of my personal property not otherwise devised.
Item, I do hereby declare, appoint and empower James W Bacon my Executor
to this my last will and testament in testimony whereof I hereunto set
my hand and seal this ? day of June 1886
Witness Rebecca Bacon (seal)
Father: Thomas Whitted Holden b: 11 SEP 1794
Mother: Sarah Hall Nichols b: ABT 1806
Loretta J. Lyon b: 1840 in Granville Co., NC
2 JAN 1865
in Orange Co., NC
- Sarah Elizabeth Holden b: 14 JAN 1866
Elizabeth Edney Breeze b: 24 JUN 1848 in Orange Co., NC
30 DEC 1870
in Orange Co., NC
- Thomas Breeze Holden b: 1 OCT 1876
- Loretta Mary Holden b: 13 OCT 1878
- Harry Lamont Holden b: 1 FEB 1880
- Eugene Canady Holden b: 25 MAY 1882
- Fred Lea Holden b: 16 APR 1884
- Ralph M. Holden b: 6 JAN 1887
- Korma Olivia Holden b: 7 NOV 1890