Elisha Woodard Estate

In the matter of the estate of ELISHA WOODARD of Champion, Jefferson Co., NY: On 27 February 1856, CHARLES G. WOODARD of the Town of Pinckney, Lewis Co., NY and OLIVER WOODARD of the town of Denmark, Lewis Co., petitioned to open probate.

Heirs/next of kin:

MORGAN E. WOODARD of Champion, Jeff. Co., all of full age and children of the deceased.
CHRISTIAN WOODARD, of full age of Champion is the widow of the deceased.


ELISHA WOODARD made his will at age 70. Named his wife, CHRISTIAN WOODARD. Named his sons: CHARLES J. WOODARD, OLIVER WOODARD and MORGAN E. WOODARD. Appointed his sons, CHARLES J. WOODARD and OLIVER WOODARD as executors of the will.
Will dated 8 January 1856. /s/ Elisha Woodard
Wits: Richard Dean and Harvey Loomis both of Champion, Jeff. Co., NY
Will proved: 10 March 1856
Jeff. Co. NY Wills, Vol. 4, p. 157.

Information contributed by volunteer Marilyn Sapienza.

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