William Runkle Sellers

William Runkle Sellers

Male 1795 - 1870  (75 years)

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  • Name William Runkle Sellers 
    Born 19 Jul 1795  Rockingham County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Name 1816  [3
    William Runkle Zellers 
    Census 1850  Clear Creek Township, Warren County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Occupation 1850  Clear Creek Township, Warren County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Farmer 
    Census 1860  Clear Creek Township, Warren County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Will 5 Jul 1869  Warren County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7


    • Last Will and Testament of William Runkle Sellers
      ...Know all whom it may concern that I William R. Sellers of the County and State of Ohio being advanced in life, and feble in body but still possessing a sound mind make this as my last will and testament.
      ...1st After paying funeral expenses & all other just debts I bequeath to my wife Elizabeth Sellers fourteen chairs, two tables, all the bed & bedding, all the carpets, all the cupboardware, two stoves, one bureau, one sofa, two mirrors & one buggy & harness of my chattle property to be over and above what the law will allow her, the above named articles to be selected by her. In addition to the above I will that she have a lawful share of the remaining chattle property and one years support.
      ...2nd I will that my Daughter Amanda J. Russell have twenty two acres of land, off of the South side of the farm that I now live on, the line to run parallel with the south line of said farm, through the whole length. The above land is to be for her sole use and benefit during her natural life, free from any control of her husband J. M. Russell, and at her death it is to be for the sole use and benefit of her heirs. Also the small frame house and lot where they now reside, subject to the same restrictions except that if she elects to sell it at any time she shall be free to do so. Also notes and receipts for money furnished her husband by way of advancement at various times, as per notes and receipts herewith filed, amounting to seven hundred and four dollars and forty-six cents ($704.46). In consideration of all the foregoing I charge them three thousand dollars ($3,000) Provided also that if my wife should die before I do, she is to share equal with the other heirs in what I have willed to my wife.
      ...3rd I will that the remainder of my real and personal property be sold on such terms as my Executors may think best, and equally divided between Ferdinand Sellers, Robert Sellers, Wm. W. Sellers, Mary A. McDonald, late Mary A. Sellers, Nancy M. Bernit, late Nancy M. Sellers, subject to the following restrictions. Viz: My wife is to have five hundred dollars out of the first money that may be realsed from the sale of the real and personal property, and two items and dollars of the last payment on the farm, when sold is to remain on interest for her sole use and benefit, and if she shall find that the forgoing provisions is not sufficient to give her a liberal support she shall have the privilege of using any part of the last provision of two thousand? and dollars.
      ...In the above distribution of my estate Ferdinand Sellers is to be charged without interest, with fourteen hundred and twenty six dollars ($1,426.00) already advanced, as will more fully appear by reference to receipts & notes herewith filed. Robert Sellers is to be charged with two hundred & sixty two dollars, without interest as per receipts filed __. Wm. Wesley Sellers is to be charged with two hundred and twenty dollars, and Mary McDonald with one hundred dollars – all without interest as in case of the others.
      ...If in the final settlement of my estate, there shall be a surplus over three thousand dollars to each of the last named for heirs, including what has already been advanced to each of them as herein charge in that event my Daughter Amanda J. Russel is to share equal with the other heirs in the distribution of said surplus.
      ...For the faithful execution of the foregoing, as my last will and testament, I hereby appoint Ferdinand Sellers and Robert Sellers as my executors and removing all former wills or instruments of writing. I hereby affix my hand and seal this 5th day of July 1869.
      Wm. Sellers (Seal)
      Signed and Sealed in
      Presence of A. Sellers
      H. W. Donley
    Census 1870  Clear Creek Township, Warren County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Buried Sep 1870  Warren County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Address:
    Kirby/Turtlecreek Cemetery 
    Died 29 Sep 1870  Lebanon, Warren County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Cause: of lung congestion 
    Probate 3 Oct 1870  Warren County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12, 13
    Religion Methodist 
    Person ID I7308  TangledRoots
    Last Modified 5 Nov 2017 

    Father Jacob Sellers,   b. 3 Jul 1766, Augusta County, Virginia, British Colonial America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Feb 1853, Lebanon, Warren County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Mother Christina Runkle,   b. 2 Mar 1772, Augusta County, Virginia, British Colonial America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1807, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years) 
    Married 11 Oct 1788  Rockingham County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2956  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Aughe,   b. 12 Mar 1797, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1873, Lebanon, Warren County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 15 Aug 1816  Warren County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 14, 15
    Children 
     1. Ferdinand Sellers,   b. 3 May 1824, Lebanon, Warren County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Feb 1911, Springfield, Clark County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     2. Robert K. Sellers,   b. 29 Jul 1827, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1877, Warren County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
     3. William Wesley Sellers,   b. 1829, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1900  (Age 71 years)
     4. Amanda Jane Sellers,   b. 4 Oct 1832, Clear Creek Township, Warren County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jun 1930, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years)
     5. Mary A. Sellers,   b. 1835, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1903  (Age 68 years)
     6. Nancy Melvina Sellers,   b. 17 Jul 1842, Warren County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1919, Xenia, Greene County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    Last Modified 18 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F2697  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart