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Source: Duplin Court Of Pleas Minutes Written: April 15, 1793 Recorded: April 15, 1793 15 April 1793 DUPLIN COURT MINUTES Inventory of the estate of JOHN BONEY, deceased, exhibited by Adm'rs. Ordered filed and recorded. As JAMES MAXWELL, JOHN DICKSON and WILLIAM MCCANN were appointed a Committee to value and divide the estate of JOHN BONEY, deceased, between the widow and orphans and to lay off the widow her share, said committee reports they have proceeded to value said estate, agreeable to a list herewith rendered and filled: to the amount of 319.10.8 pounds. They gave the widow 79.17.8 pounds out of the articles valued being 1/4 part and her receipt therewith for same: The committee did not value the corn and meat intended for the family's year's provision as the widow agreed with the Administrators to feed and cloath the children for one year for the Provisions, cotton, ___, which was provided for the family's consumption. Court concurred and ordered also that the Administrators of JOHN BONEY, deceased, pay JANE BONEY, widow of said deceased the 3rd part of personal estate of JOHN BONEY, dec'd. , one of the orphan children of said JOHN BONEY.