In the matter of the estate of ELLIHU WARD of Orleans, Jefferson Co., NY: On 12 October 1854, ALLEN WARD of Orleans petitioned to open probate.
HARVY WARD of Seneca Falls, NY
SANDERS D. WARD of Chenango, Chenango Co., NY
ELIZA WATTS, wife of CHARLES WATTS
ALLEN WARD of Orleans, all of full age
IRA ALLEN, all minors of Kane Co., Illinois, having no general guardian
ELLIHU WARD mentioned his wife but not by name. Named his son, ALLEN WARD. Named his daughter, POLLY WARD. Named his son, HARVY WARD. Named his son, SANDERS WARD. Named his daughter, ZILPHA ALLEN's heirs. Named heirs of CAROLINE ALDRIDGE. Named daughter ELIZA WATTS. Appointed JACOB HOUSE and NOAH HUTCHENS as executors. Will dated 2 December 1853.
/s/ Ellihu X Ward (his mark)
Witnesses: Andrew Tanner, Jacob House and Noah Hutchins all of Orleans, Jeff. Co., NY
Will proved: 6 January 1855.
Jeff. Co., NY Wills, Vol. 3, p. 292.
Information contributed by volunteer Marilyn Sapienza.
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