Surrogate News from the
Watertown Re-Union Newspapers
Watertown, NY

April



SURROGATE COURT NEWS

The Business Transacted Before Surrogate Scott during the month of April, 1884, from the Watertown Re-Union Newspaper, May 14, 1884, p. 4: The following is a summary statement of the most important business transacted before Surrogate Scott during the month of April:

WILLS PROVED:

BETSEY H. MARTIN, deceased, Theresa; JASON C. MORROW, executor, Theresa.

JOHN LINNAGER, deceased, Cape Vincent; MARGARET LINNAGER, executrix, Cape Vincent.

IRA WISER, deceased, Antwerp; REBECCA M. WISER, Antwerp, and JULIUS C. WISER, Richville, St. Lawrence Co., NY, executors.

DAVID O. DeWOLF, deceased, Hounsfield; LOUISA DeWOLF and EDWARD H. TAFT, executors, Hounsfield.

JOHN L. BAKER, deceased, Watertown; PARDON C. WILLIAMS, executor, Watertown.

ROXANNA DeMELL, deceased, Henderson; PETER DeMELL, executor, Watertown.

PETER BALTUFF, deceased, Watertown; MARY J. SINGLETON, executrix, Watertown.

THERON HOLLY, deceased, Ellisburg; ISAAC P. WODELL, executor, Ellisburgh.

ALONZO M. WINCHESTER, deceased, Ellisburgh, HARRIET E. B. WINCHESTER, executrix, Ellisburgh.

ELI L. DUNNING, deceased, Cape Vincent; J. L. DUNNING and T. F. ALLEN, executors, Cape Vincent.

WILLIAM DILLENBACK, deceased, Lyme; A. J. DILLENBACK and J. J. DILLENBACK, executors, Lyme.

SILAS WOOD, deceased, Philadelphia; RILEY WOOD, executor, Philadelphia.

CLARISSA HUNTINGTON, deceased, Rutland; ADALINE E. OLNEY, Rutland, and WM. C. BAKER, Watertown, executors.

WILL PRESENTED FOR PROBATE AND CITATIONS ISSUED:

PHILANDER CURTIS, deceased, Theresa; returnable June 2.

ORIN STEVENS, deceased, Henderson; returnable June 2.

MARGARET LUTHER, deceased, Clayton; returnable June2.

CHARLES HUBBARD, deceased, Champion; returnable July 1.

SUEL GILBERT, deceased, Wilna; returnable June 11.

JOHN PARIS, deceased, Clayton, returnable June 9.

LOVINA PATTRIDGE, deceased, Watertown, returnable June 16.

MARY WILLIS, deceased, Adams; returnable June 9.

LAURA A. BARBER, deceased, Watertown, returnable, June 7.

BETSEY LAWTON, deceased, Philadelphia; returnable June 16.

OLIVE M. ANDREWS, deceased, Rutland; returnable June 23.

DAVID McNEIL, deceased, Champion; returnable May 9.

LODWICK SALISBURY, deceased, Theresa, returnable May 19.

SARAH M. D. SAGE, deceased, Watertown; returnable May 13.

HENRY CLINE, deceased, Lyme; returnable June 16.

MARY YOUNGS, deceased, LeRay; returnable July 3.

JOHN FAY, deceased, Watertown; returnable July 1.

LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION ISSUED:

HARTWELL H. BENT, deceased, Antwerp; FANNY J. BENT and LINCOLN D. LYNDE, administrators, Antwerp.

CATHARINE LEHR, deceased, Theresa; GEORGE LEHR, administrator, Theresa.

WILLIAM DOBSON, deceased, Henderson; FRANCES A. THOMPSON and PAYSON F. THOMPSON, administrators, Henderson.

BETSEY LAWTON, deceased, Philadelphia; LUKE SHARON, administrator, Philadelphia.

FRANCIS M. KILBY, deceased, Henderson; CORNELIA V. KILBY and WILLIS E. BOYCE, administrators, Henderson.

WILLIAM TWINING, deceased, Rutland; ALFRED W. TWINING, administrator, Champion.

JOHN D. AUGSBURY, deceased, Ontario, Canada; HORACE E. MORSE, administrator, with will annexed, &c., Clayton.

LETTERS OF GUARDIANSHIP ISSUED:

JOHN A. CONNELLY, ward, Ellisburgh; HARRIET A. BURRELL, guardian, Ellisburgh.

STELLA M. MERRICK, ward, Philadelphia; ALVIN COOPER, guardian, Philadelphia.

DELIA BROWN, ward, Philadelphia; DOLPHUS S. BROWN, guardian, Philadelphia.

FREDERICK M. BOYER, ward, Watertown; GEORGE H. SHERMAN, guardian, Watertown.

EDWIN D. BOYER, ward, Watertown; EDWIN G. DODGE, guardian, Gouverneur, NY

CHARLOTTE E. McDONALD, ward, CLAYTON; HANNAH E. McDONALD, guardian, Clayton.

FRANK H. SPRAGUE, ALICE I. SPRAGUE, HELEN S. SPRAGUE, JENNIE M. SPRAGUE and RETA E. SPRAGUE, wards, Ellisburgh; OREN D. SPRAGUE, guardian, Ellisburgh.

MINNIE TURNER, ward, Orleans; EDWIN S. TURNER, guardian, Orleans.

MINNIE E. FEATHERSTONE, ward, Henderson; SHELDON D. LORD, guardian, Adams.

ESTATES JUDICIALLY SETTLED:

ALEXANDER INGERSON, deceased, Leray; JAMES S. WARD, Carthage, NY and LEWIS M. INGERSON, Williamstown, NY, executors.

DAVID BEAMAN, deceased, Antwerp; ALICE BEAMAN, executrix, Antwerp.

JOHN S. LEE, deceased, Brownville; JAMES C. LEE and DELMAR D. LEE, executors, Orleans.

CHESTER SWAN, deceased, Theresa; JOHN D. SWAN, administrator, Antwerp.

CLIMENA A. HASTINGS, deceased, Wilna; C. E. FRANCIS, executor, Wilna.

TRUMAN O. WHITNEY, deceased, Henderson, MARTHA P. WHITNEY and MYRON J. WHITNEY, administrators, Henderson.

FANNY A. CORP, deceased, Clayton; WILLIAM B. CORP, administrator, Clayton.

CLIMENA SIXBURY, deceased, Brownville; WILLIAM SEEBER, executor, Brownville.

MARY A. WALTS, deceased, Pamelia, PETER NELLIS, executor, Watertown.

NATHAN FOREMAN, deceased, Ellisburgh, JANE FOREMAN and JOHN MINER, administrators, Ellisburgh.

JOHN D. COKELY, ward, W. F. FORD, general guardian, Orleans.

PETITIONS FOR JUDICIAL SETTLEMENTS filed and citations issued:

JOHN H. McMAHON, deceased, Lyme. Petition by legatee for accounting by executrix. Returnable April 29th, and adjourned to May 13th.

SAMUEL A. MACK, deceased, Watertown. Petition by legatee for transfer of specific legacy by administrator with will annexed. Returnable May 20th.

FINAL ACCOUNTING:

In the matter of the estate of JOSEPH M. FERRIN, deceased, of Watertown; and the matter of the estate of NELSON W. STREETER, deceased, of Watertown; and the matter of the estate of STEPHEN SCOVILLE, deceased, of Orleans; and the matter of the estate of JOHN H. KILBORN, deceased, of Brownville. Adjourned.

In the matter of probate of the last will and testament of HARRIET CHASE, deceased, of Antwerp, contester, evidence closed, and matter adjourned to June 2d, for submission by attorneys of the respective parties.

In the matter of probate of the last will and testament of MILLIE OSTRANDER, deceased, of Theresa, contester. Hearing adjourned to June 4th.

NOTICE TO CREDITORS:

Orders entered for publication of six months notice to creditors:

ELIZABETH B. WRIGHT, estate, Watertown. Notice to be published in Watertown Post. JOHN L. HOTCHKIN, administrator, Watertown.

SOLON E. WRIGHT, estate, Watertown. Notice to be published in Watertown Post. JOHN L. HOTCHKIN, administrator, Watertown.

ABBY P. HOUGHTON, estate, Alexandria. Notice to be published in Watertown Re-Union. ALMON H. HOUGHTON, administrator, Alexandria.

DANIEL S. KIMBALL, estate, Hounsfield. Notice to be published in Watertown Re-Former. JANE M. KIMBALL, administratrix with will annexed, Hounsfield.

SARAH M. HOSE, estate, Watertown. Notice to be published in Watertown Post. Dewitt c. Middleton, administrator, Watertown.

HIRAM DEWEY, estate, Watertown. Notice to be published in Watertown Post. DELIA DEWEY and ADDICE E. DEWEY, administrators, Watertown.

NATHANIEL O. BEMIS, estate, Adams. MAGGIE BEMIS, executrix, Adams. Notice to be published in Jefferson County Journal.


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