John Fish Will

In the matter of the estate of JOHN FISH of Ellisburgh, Jefferson Co., NY:
On 14 November 1862, VIRGIL C. WARRIN of Ellisburgh, petitioned to open probate.

AUGUSTUS C. FISH of full age
FRANCES A. FISH, a minor having no general guardian, children of the said John Fish, deceased
EDWARD FISH, a minor, son of EDWARD FISH deceased, who was a son of said JOHN FISH, deceased and who has no general guardian
BETSEY FISH, widow of John Fish, deceased, of full age and all of Ellisburgh, NY.


John Fish made his will at age 55. Named his wife, BETSEY FISH. Named his son, THOMAS A. FISH. Named his son, AUGUSTUS C. FISH. Named his daughter, FRANCES A. FISH. Named his grandson, EDWARD FISH. He appointed wife BETSEY FISH as executrix and VIRGIL C. WARRINER as executor.
Will dated 10 July 1862. /s/ John Fish.
Witnesses: Hopestill Fobes and Virgil C. Warriner both of Ellisburgh, NY
Will proved: 25 November 1862
Jefferson Co., NY Wills, Vol. 9, p. 56.

Information contributed by volunteer Marilyn Sapienza.

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