In the matter of the estate of CHRISTOPHER EDMUNDS of Ellisburgh, Jefferson Co., NY: On 1 April 1852, CELIA FARR of Adams, NY filed a petition to open probate.
Heirs/next of kin:
JAMES M. EDMUNDS of Ellisburgh
CELIA M. FARR, wife of ANSON FARR of Adams, NY
ABIGAIL STEVENS, wife of CHARLES STEVENS
AMANDA F. STEVENS, wife of ORRIN STEVENS of Henderson, NY
AURILLA MINER, wife of ABRAHAM MINER of Ellisburgh
LYDIA VAN WORMER, wife of ALESON VAN WORMER of Henderson
LOUIS ANNA BLAKESLEE, wife of JAMES BLAKESLEE of Dundee, Illinois
ALMESON EDMUNDS residing in the state of Ohio
LOVINA OTIS, wife of WILLIAM OTIS of the state of Illinois
WILLIAM VAN RENSSALAER EDMUNDS of the state of California
DIANA WHEELER and JOEL EDMUNDS whose respective places of residence are unknown
The following children of MAHALA KING, deceased, a daughter of the testator:
DEMING KING, a minor
RILEY KING of Oswego, NY
SUSAN M. DUNN, wife of DUNEAN DUNN
CHARLES KING, whose places of residence are unknown.
CHRISTOPHER EDMUNDS named his daughter, DIANNA WHEELER. Named his son, JOEL EDMONDS Named his daughter, LOUISANICE BLAKESLEY. Named his daughter, AMANDA STEVENS. Named his daughter LOVINA OTIS. Named his son, ALMESON EDMUNDS. Named his daughter CECELIA FARR, wife of ANSON FARR. Named his son JAMES EDMUNDS. Named his daughter, ABIGAIL STEVENS. Named his daughter AURELIA MINER. Named his daughter LYDIA VAN WORMER. Named his son VAN RENSELAER EDMUNDS. Named his wife, SALLY.
Will dated: summer of 1847 per the witnesses.
/s/ Christopher X Edmunds (X his mark)
Witnesses: WILLIAM E. THOMPSON of Watertown, NY and P. SAUNDERS of Adams, NY
Will proved: 29 May 1852
Jefferson Co., NY Wills, Vol. 2, p. 76.
Information contributed by volunteer Marilyn Sapienza.
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