Rutland, Jefferson Co., NY

In the matter of the estate of Harriet McCue of Alexandria, Jefferson Co., NY:

SIDNEY McCUE petitioned to open the probate of Harriet McCue and stated that she had deceased at Alexandria in July of 1873 and that he was one of the Executors named in her will. Sidney McCue named the following heirs/next of kin of Harriet McCue:

SIDNEY McCUE and MARIA McCUE of Alexandria, Jefferson Co., NY
WILSON McCUE of Delmar, Clinton County, Iowa
CHARLES McCUE of Cass City, Tuscola, Michigan
ABRAM McCUE of Whitehall, Muskegan Co., Michigan
HELEN E. PECK of Ellington, Tuscola, Michigan,
all children of the deceased and of full age; Harriet did not leave a husband.


Harriet named her daughter, MARIAH McCUE, and son, SIDNEY McCUE, all left to them all real and personal property estate. Sidney and Mariah were named executors of the will. Will dated 28 June 1873. /s/ Harriett McCue.
Witnesses: S. G. Norton and Joseph Petrie Will proved 4 May 1874.

Jefferson Co., Wills, Vol. 15 (1873-1864), p. 302-03

NOTE: The 1855 census of Alexandria ED1-2 shows:

ABRAHAM McCUE, age 61, born Canada
HARRIET McCUE age 44, born England
children: (born US)
WILLIAM, age 18
HELEN, age 17
WILSON, age 15
MARIAH, age 12
CHARLES, age 11
SIDNEY, age 9
ABRAHAM, age 6
HARRIET, age 4
LUCY, age 2

Abraham McCue, husband of Harriet, died 11 Sept. 1869 at 75 years. Buried Brookside Cemetery, Plessis. Harriet died on 5 July 1873 at 61 years and is also buried in Brookside Cemetery.

Information contributed by volunteer Marilyn Sapienza.

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