In the matter of the estate of MARY DAVIS of the town of Adams, Jefferson Co., NY:
CHAPIN L. GIBBS petitioned to open the estate; dated 18 December 1854. On 13 Nov. 1854, ELEZER DEWEY of Adams filed his petition.
Heirs/next of kin named:
MURCY DAVIS of Adams, of full age and sister of deceased.
VIOLA K. DAVIS
JOHN M. DAVIS
GEORGE D. DAVIS
REBECCA R. DAVIS, all minors having no guardian, and children of WM. H. H. DAVIS, deceased, who was a brother of the deceased.
JOHN G. PIERCE
WILLIAM M. PIERCE
ALBERT B. PIERCE of full age
PETER Z. PIERCE, a minor having no general guardian, of Bridge Water, Oneida Co., NY, children of BETSEY PIERCE, deceased, a sister of the deceased.
JOHN M. BURDICK of South Brookfield, Madison Co., NY, a minor having no general guardian.
SARAH M. RISEN of Adams, NY
WILL OF MARY DAVIS
MARY DAVIS of Adams, Jefferson Co., at age 54, named sister, MURCY DAVIS; the Home Mishon Society; to Murcy all of her undivided interest in a certin piece of land which was deeded to Murcy Davis and W. H. H. DAVIS and herself, MARY DAVIS, by deed bearing date 27 October 1842, executed by JOHN DAVIS. To SARAH M. RISEN a home in her dwelling as long as Murcy Davis shall live. After Murcy Davis deceased the property to descend to VIOLA K. DAVIS, JOHN M. DAVIS, GEORGE D. DAVIS, REBECCA K. DAVIS. Murcy Davis to receive rest of property. Appointed Murcy Davis and ELEZER DEWEY executors. Dated 8 September 1852. /s/ Mary Davis
Witnesses: J. E. BREED of Henderson; C. S. GIBBS of Adams.
Will proved: 18 December 1854
Jefferson Co. Wills, Vol. 3, p. 266.
Information contributed by volunteer Marilyn Sapienza.
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