In the matter of the estate of BETSEY M. COOK of Ellisburgh, Jeff. Co., NY: On 20 February 1856, FORESTER C. COOK of Ellisburgh petitioned to open probate.
JOSIAH COOK residing near Montgomery, Alabama
LUTHER COOK of Adrian, Michigan
MERY COOK of DeSoto Co., Mississippi
SOPHRONA WEAVER, wife of HENRY WEAVER residing in Portage Co., Ohio, all of full age
THEODOSIA COOK residing at Perry Lake Co., Ohio, minors having no general guardian
BETSEY M. COOK named her husband, FORESTER C. COOK and also appointed him executor of her will.
Will dated 14 January 1856. /s/Mrs. Betsey M. Cook.
Wits: Ira Williams and Malcolm G. Cook both of Henderson, Jeff. Co., NY
Will proved: 14 April 1856.
Jeff. Co., NY Wills, Vol. 4, p. 211
Information contributed by volunteer Marilyn Sapienza.
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