IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF JOHN PETTY of Philadelphia, Jeff. Co., NY:
On 7 December 1860, SARAH ALLEN petitioned to open probate.
HEIRS/NEXT OF KIN:
SARAH ALLEN, wife of JOHN ALLEN and petitioner
SHARILLA VAN OSTRAND, wife of CHARLES VAN OSTRAND of Wilna, Jeff. Co.
ASENATH CUNNINGHAM, wife of LEONARD F. CUNNINGHAM of Boonville, Oneida Co., NY
LAURA WILLISTON, wife of ALBERT WILLISTON of Watson, Lewis Co., NY
JOHN C. PETTY of Diana, Lewis Co., NY
ALPHONSO PETTY of Manitowoc, Wisconsin
WILLARD PETTY of Flushing, Michigan
COLLIN M. PETTY of Flushing, Michigan
CORDELIA C. GOODSPEED, wife of MARSHALL GOODSPEED of Washington, Washington Co, Iowa
HIRAM PETTY of Canada East and whereabouts cannot be determined, all children of the deceased and all of full age.
That DECIDAURA PETTY of Edwards, St. Lawrence Co., NY is the widow of the deceased.
John Petty named his wife, DECIDAURA. He named his daughter, SHARILL VAN OSTRAND. Named his son, WILLARD PETTY. Named his son, ALPHONSE PETTY. Named his son, JOHN C. PETTY. Named his son, VINCENT PETTY. Named his daughter, CORDELIA GOODSPEED. He named his beloved children: HIRAM PETTY, ASENATH CUNNINGHAM, SARAH ALLEN, LAURA WILLISTON, SHARILL VAN OSTRAND, ALPHONSO PETTY, COLLINS PETTY.
Will dated 5 July 1851. /s/ John Petty
Witnesses: John Dickson of Antwerp and Levi Miller of Antwerp and John Wood of Wilna; John Rich shall provide proper gravestones, not to exceed twenty dollars with suitable inscriptions thereon.
Will proved: 28 January 1861
Jeff. Co., NY Wills, Vol. 8, p. 158.
Information contributed by volunteer Marilyn Sapienza.
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