In the matter of the estate of NATHAN PARISH of Brownville, Jefferson Co., NY:
No petition in the file.
WILL OF NATHAN PARISH
NATHAN PARISH on 16 November 1835, named his wife, REBECCA. When HENRY STRONG PARISH comes of age, he will receive 16 cows, which was for a watch that was given to HENRY S. PARISH when he was a babe. Named NATHAN, his oldest son, to receive $5 in case there be any such law that said he could break the will. Will dated: 16 Nov. 1835. /s/ Nathan Parish Witnesses: WALTER BECKER of Sackett's Harbor and AMANDA SHERWIN. Will proved: 31 March 1836.
Jefferson Co., NY Wills, Vol. A., p. 194.
NOTE: Nathan Parish in 1810 census at Brownville with 1-2-0-1-3-0-0-1-0; 1 male under 10; 2 white males under 16; 1 white males under 45; 3 white males over 45; 1 female under 26. Records of Jefferson Co. indicate he settled by 1799. Parish Genealogy states he was born 14 May 1774 at Livingston Manor in Sullivan, NY and died 5 Nov. 1835 at Brownville. Married 1 Jan. 1798 at Granville, Washington Co., NY to REBECCA RHODES, b 14 Oct. 1774 at Danbury, Dutchess Co NY and died 5 Sept. 1858 at Bountiful, Davis, Utah.
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