In the matter of the estate of FLEURY KEITH of Brownville, Jefferson Co., NY: On 14 August 1852, RUFUS W. KEITH of Brownville, petitioned to open probate.
Heirs/next of kin:
HENRY KEITH of Keeler, VanBuren Co., Michigan
FLEURY KEITH somewhere in the State of Texas, whose residence is unknown
HARRIET H. ADAMS, wife of JOHN K. ADAMS
RUFUS W. KEITH of Brownville
MINERVA E. BARTHOLOMEW of Brownville, wife of GEORGE BARTHOLOMEW, now of New Grenada, South America
GEORGE P. KEITH
WILLIS KEITH, all minors having no general guardian of Brownville, children of MADISON B. KEITH, deceased, and grandchildren of the deceased
FAYETTE HERRINGTONAUGUSTAS HERRINGTON, minors having no general guardian, minor children of PAMELLA ANN HERRINGTON deceased, and grandchildren of Fleury Keith, deceased
PAMELIA PLUMB, minors having no general guarding, of Brownville, children of LEVINA L. PLUMB, deceased and grandchildren of Fleury Keith, deceased
MARION H. COLE
CHARLOTTE N. COLE
LEVINA J. COLE
HARRISON COLE, all minors and no general guarding, children of MARY M. COLE, deceased and grandchildren of Fleury Keith
WILL OF FLEURY KEITH
FLEURY KEITH made his will at age 65 on 24 June 1850. He directed to be buried by the side of his children in the graveyard near Mr. Parish's with a plain stone, including his name and age. Named his wife, PAMELIA. Named his granddaughter, FRANCES. Named his son, RUFUS W. KEITH. Named his son, HENRY J. KEITH. Named his son, FLEURY F. KEITH. Named his daughter, HARRIET H. ADAMS. Named his daughter, MINERVA E. BARTHOLOMEW. Mentioned the children of deceased son, MADISON B. KEITH, but not by name. Mentioned the children of deceased daughter, PAMELIA ANN HERRIGTON, but not by name. Mentioned the children of deceased daughter, LEVINA L. PLUMB but not by name. Mentioned children of deceased daughter, MARY M. COLE, but not by name. Legacies to grandchildren when they became of age. Appointed wife PAMELIA and HARRISON COLE and RUFUS W. KEITH as executors. Will dated: 24 June 1850.
/s/ Fleury Keith
Witnesses: J. BONNEY and C. PARESH
Will proved: 12 October 1852.
Jefferson Co., NY Wills, Vol. 2, p. 303.
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