Buena Vista County Wills and Probate
Last Will and Testament of Peter N. Kladstrup
I, Peter Nielsen Kladstrup, of Newell township, Buena Vista County, Iowa,
being of sound mind and in good faith and health, do hereby make, publish and declare this to be my last will and testament, hereby revoking any and all wills by me made.
Item I: I hereby direct that all my just debts and funeral expenses be first paid out of my estate.
Item II: I hereby give, devise and bequeath the following real estate, the south east quarter of section number twenty two (22) and the north half of the south east quarter of section number twenty seven (27), all in township number ninety (90) north, range thirty five (35) west, in Buena Vista County, Iowa; together with all other property both real and personal of which I may died possessed, unto my beloved eight children: Soren N., Paul C., Peter, Nels, Jens, Chris, Helena (Kladstrup) Anderson and Elsie Kladstrup, each to have a one-eighth share. In case of any said children do not survive me, their share shall go to their children, if any, and if none, then said share is to be divided equally among the survivors.
Item III: I hereby direct that my son, Soren N. Kladstrup, be the executor of this will and that statutory bonds be waived.
Witness my hand this seventh day of April A.D. 1914, at Newell, Iowa.
Peter Nielsen Kladstrup
George W. Chaney
T. G. Redfield