In the matter of the estate of BENJAMIN POOL of Ellisburgh, Jeff. Co., NY: On 25 July 1855, CLARRISSA H. POOL of Ellisburgh, petitioned to open probate.
JONATHAN POOL, all of Ellisburgh and of fullage , brothers of the deceased.
HANNAH BEMIS, widow of WILLARD BEMIS, deceased
ASENATH TUBBS, wife of ALVAN TUBBS of Ellisburgh, of full age, sisters of the testator.
PHEBE POOL, widow
JENET GRAVES and PELEG GRAVES, her husband
SARAH WOOD and RUSSEL WOOD, her husband
ORIN POOL, all of full age
ALBERT POOL, a minor having no general guardian all of Ellisburgh, children of ISAH POOL, deceased, who was a brother of the said testator.
HIRAM L. POOL, of full age
BENJAMIN ELLIOT DEEKEN, minors having no general guardian, children of OLIVE DEEKEN, deceased, who was a sister of the testator.
CLARISSA H. POOL, of full age, widow of the deceased
BENJAMIN POOL named his wife, CLARISSA H. POOL. Named MARY JANE NUTTING and HANNAH BEMIS. Named MONROE BEMIS. Mentioned land formerly owned by his brother, NOAH POOL, he gave to JOSEPH BEMIS. Appointed his wife, CLARISSA H. POOL as his executor. Will dated 26 April 1854.
/s/ Benjamin X Pool (his mark)
Witnesses: Philander Garnsey and John Allen of Ellisburgh
Will proved: 8 October 1855.
Jeff. Co., NY Wills, Vol. 4, p. 64.
Information contributed by volunteer Marilyn Sapienza.
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