1790 Orangeburg District South Carolina Census
1820 Dallas County, Alabama Census
1 male under 10 years
1 male 16 - 18 years
2 males 26 - 45 years
4 females under 10 years
6 females 10 - 16 years
ALABAMA RECORDS Jones, Kathleen Paul & Gandrud, Pauline Jones
Vol 208 Dallas County, September 1962
p. 1 Will Book A 1821 - 1849
p. 6 DAVID X TOOL Last will and testament dated 30 Sept. 1822.
Probated 23 December 1822
Daughter Judith Fulch
Daughter Penelope Works
Daughter Telitha Waller
Grandson Jesse Works
Daughter Ann Parker
Will of DAVID TOOL Dallas County, Alabama 1822
I DAVID TOOL of the State of Alabama and county of Dallas do make and declare this my last will and testament in the manner and form following viz. I give and bequeath to my dear and beloved wife all of my estate goods and chattels during her natural life. And at her death I give and bequeath unto my daughter Judith Fulch my negro girl Nelly. I give and bequeath to my daughter Penelope Works my negro woman Phillis. I give and bequeath unto my Grandson Jessee Works my negro man Sey all my land being the west half of Section of N 19 township N 17 in range N 12 - also all of the money I have at this time and one bed.
All of the rest and residue of my goods and chattels to be equally divided between my Four daughters Judith Fulch, Penelope Works, Teletha Waller, and Anna Parker and my Grandson Jesse Works after all just demands are paid. I nominate constitute and appoint Peter Parker and Jessee Works my executant in this my last will and testament thereby making all other and former wills by me at anytime heretofore made.
In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this
30 September in the year of our Lord 1822.
DAVID X TOOL SEAL
Signed sealed published and declared by the said testament DAVID TOOL as and for his last will and testament in the presence of us who have subscribed our names as witnesses thereto in presence of the said testator.
N B. I give and bequeath unto my son Eli Tool the sum of Ten Dollars.
I give and bequeath unto my son David Tool Junr heirs Ten Dollars. his
DAVID X TOOL SEAL
September 30, 1822 mark
Thos N. Gardner
State of Alabama On this 21st December 1822 Personally came before
Dallas County me the subscriber Judge of the County Court of said county Thomas N. Gardner and Henry Moss who being duly sworn say they signed the Instrument on the other half of the sheet as witness to the same and that they saw DAVID TOOL sign seal publish and declare said instrument to be his last will and testament.
In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand
State of Alabama On this 23d December 1822 personally appeared before
Dallas County me the subscriber Jesse Garrett who being sworn says that he saw DAVID TOOL sign seal publish and declare this instrument on the other half of this sheet to be his last will and testament and that he signed said instrument at the time as a witness
N. Sergeant J.C.C.