In the matter of the estate of JOB SAWYER of Watertown, Jefferson Co., NY:
On 17 July 1847, JOHN G. DRESSER of Watertown, petitioned to open probate and that Job had appointed him executor in the will.
Heirs/next of kin:
POLLY H. SAWYER, widow of the deceased
SYLVIA DRESSER and her husband, JOHN G. DRESSER of Watertown
DINA WILDER and her husband JOSIAH WILDER
ROXA L. LORD and her husband, JEREMIAH LORD of Templeton, Worcester Co., MA
WILL OF JOB SAWYER
JOB SAWYER named his wife, POLLY H. SAWYER. Mentioned that he was half owner of property with JOHN G. DRESSER. Named his sister, DINAH WILDER. Named his sister-in-law ROXA L. LORD. Named the foreign Missionary Society.Named his only child, SYLVIA S. DRESSER, and her husband. JOHN G. DRESSER. He appointed son-in-law, John G. Dresser as sole executor. Will dated 3 August 1842. Witnesses: N. N. BURNAM, M. F. BURNAM and LORIN BURNAM all of Watertown, NY
Will proved: 10 September 1847.
Jefferson Co., NY Wills, Vol. D., p. 447.
Information contributed by volunteer Marilyn Sapienza.
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