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Index of Probate Box 52


Compiled and donated by Roberta Wysong - 2017


  The file number is the position of the file in the box at the Courthouse
Box File Decedent Date Filed Relatives of Decedent Administrator, Executor Other Information
52 1 Adams, Samuel 16 Mar 1865 Widow - Effy Adams                       Minor heir - John Adams                           Adult heir - Harriet Wilson Administrator - James R. Lambert, Sr.                            Guardian of John - Effy Adams  
52 2 Hadley, Sidney 10 Apr 1863 Widow - Amyrah Hadley Administrator - Washington Hadley  
52 3 Borden, Thomas 6 Nov 1873 Heir Thomas J. Borden, age 4 Guardian of Thomas - Cynthia A. Mershon  
52 4 Hutton, Benjamin Sep 1864 Children - Jane married to David Heslar, John Hutton, Mary Hutton Gault (deceased), Asa Hutton, Narcissa Hutton, Samuel Hutton, William Hutton, Joseph Hutton (died Sep 1863) & Thomas Hutton.   Mary Gault heirs: Elizabeth Frazier, John Gault, Louisa Hutton, Narcissa Hutton, Jr., Martha Wymore, David Gault & Lemuel Gault Jospeh Hutton was alleged insane, Narcissa Hutton his guardian, and William Hutton administrator at his death  
52 5 Hansel, David 11 Oct 1873 Ward and heir - David Hansel who is insane Guardian of heir, David Hansel - Charles M. Irwin Mentioned - George Hansel & Hannah Hansel, deceased
52 6 Kilburn, Jonathan 18 Mar 1872 Widow - Catharine Kilburn             Minor heir - Jennie Kilblurn, age 7 months Administrator - Edward L. Wheat  
52 7 Wolfe, David 21 May 1872 Minor heir - Martha Wolfe, age 12 Martha's guardian - Thomas Griffith  
52 8 Young, Peter 8 Jun 1874 Widow - Harriet R. Young    
52 9 Winkler, Mary  11 Oct 1873 Minor heirs - Barbara E. (age 20) married to Stephen McHargue, Elvina (19) married to Michael M. Branson, Susan C. Winkler (17), Samatha J. Winkler (16) & William H. Winkler (13) Administrator - Stephen McHargue  
52 10 Burnside, Isaac Jan 1874 Legatees - Samuel Burnside, Jane Biles and Isaac N. & Rebecca Burnside who are trustees for William, Isaac & James Dickson Executor - Hugh L. Brownlee Burnsides mentioned - Thomas, D. W., I. N., Sam, Isaac, Jr., W. A., & Thomas, Jr.
52 11 Burson, William  17 Jan 1865 Widow - Nancy Burson                   Minor heirs - Joseph Burson (age 18), Isaac Burson (16) & Sarah Ann Burson (14)                                          Deceased heir - Julia J. Burson         Adult heirs - James Burson (23) and John J. Burson who died 6 Aug 1864 Guardian of minor heirs - Nancy Burson William died in 1851
52 12 Catlin, Catharine Oct 1874 Children - William Catlin (deceased with minor children - Alice N. and Charles S. Catlin), John Catlin, Eliza J. Adams, Mary E Overpeck (who is deceased with children Eddie and one other unnamed), Catharine Cahill, James Catlin & Hiram D. Catlin Administrator - Hiram D. Catlin                                       Guardian of William's children - James S. Webster  Guardian of Mary Overpeck's children - Thomas J. Overpeck Mentioned - Philip Catlin
52 13 Chapman, Martha Jun 1873 Minor children - George W. Chapman (age 16), Anna J. Chapman (14), Sarah A. Chapman (12), Hannah F. Chapman (10) & Martha L. Chapman (8) Guardian of children - George B. Chapman  
52 14 Cox, Mahlon 18 Oct 1873 Widow - Mariah J. Cox                   Minor children - Barbara A. Cox, Mariah J. Cox, Mahlon B. Cox & Dewit G. Cox                                         Adult child - Sarah E. Teagur Guardian of minor children - Isaac Kemp Mentioned - Catharine Cox
52 15 Callis, Cleon B. Jun 1874 Widow - Emma H. Callis Administrator - John S. Thomas  
52 16 Lambert, Joseph 18 Nov 1864 Widow - Sarah Lambert                 Minor children - Edward Lambert and an unnamed Lambert child (added in pencil - Charles Edward & Mary E. Lambert) Administrtor - Levi Sidwell  
52 17 Kennedy, George 29 Mar 1872   Executors - Martin L. & Alfred Kennedy 1 page file
52 18 Holmes, Thomas 5 Apr 1873 Widow - Mary A. Holmes                  Children - Elijah P. Holmes (age 28), Thomas H. Holmes (26), Isaac L. Holmes (24), Obediah Holmes (22), Philander Holmes (20), Mary R. Holmes (18), James B. Holmes (14), Charles M. Holmes (12), Jane Holmes (10) & Auroa (8) Administrators - Elijah P. & Thomas H. Holmes  
52 19 Alden, Levi F. Oct 1874 Widow - Huldah A. Alden              Minor children - Lydia Alden, Louisa Alden, Jiles Alden & Rebecca Alden Administrator - Daniel D. Fisher Mentioned - Theodore Alden      Levi F. Alden had been guardian of Margaret Justus, heir of Giles M. Justus
52 20 Mayes, Robert F. 30 Nov 1855 Widow - Dorcas Mayes (born 26 May 1810 & died 22 Sep 1855 )        Children - Mary Mayes, Euphona Mayes, Elizabeth F. married to Samuel R. Jerome, James Mays, John Mays, Sarah Jane Mays Leland Mays, Joseph Mays & Albert Mays Administrator - Stephen M. John Robert F. Mayes died 20 Jan 1855, aged 46 years, 9 months, 9 days
52 21 Mendenhall, Mariam H. 30 May 1874 Minor heirs - John L. Mendenhall, Eleanor A. Mendenhall, Ira M. Mendenhall, Syble E. Mendenhall & Elbert N. Mendenhall                     Father - John Hadley, deceased Guardian & father of minor heirs - Erastus W. Mendenhall Elam Hadley was executor of John Hadley's estate
52 22 Nevins, Henry H. 14 Mar 1867 Widow - Hannah Nevins                  Children - William H. Nevins, Virgil J. Nevins, John B. Nevins (age 14), Rose S. Nevins (10) & Elizabeth F. Nevins (5) Administrator - William H. Nevins  
52 23 Witt, William Oct 1874 Minor heirs - James L. Witt (age 20), Emma A. Cox (16), Martin Cox (12), Eugene Averitt (7), Effie Averett (5), Nannie Averitt (3) & Hattie Mathers (11) Guardian of heirs - Joseph D. Witt  
52 24 Preston, Mary E. 14 May 1865 Minor heirs - unnamed children, one age 4 and one 1 at her death in 1858                                                Brother - Joseph S. Marrs Administrator - Joseph S. Marrs  
52 25 Watts, James 18 Jan 1865 Widow - Margaret Watts                   Children - Amanda Burton, Lucinda married to Samuel Mahurin, Maria Marshall (her heirs so she is probably deceased), Elizabeth Robinson (whose heirs are Edward & Alfred Robinson and both 21 by Nov 1874), David Watts, James Watts, John Watts, Nancy Davis, Martha Wasson & Elizabeth Myers Administrator - James W. Beadle Elizabeth Myer's brother-in-law is Martin Robinson
52 26 Hiler, Jacob & Jane 20 Mar 1874 Minor children - William Hiler (age 10), George Hiler (12), John Hiler (14) & Mary Hiler (16) Guardian of children - Benjamin Phillips  
52 27 Palmer, Prentice T. 7 Apr 1873 Widow - Rhoda Palmer (his 2nd wife with no children)                          Children - Daniel C. Palmer (deceased with children Mary E. Palmer [age 18] and Cyrus W. Palmer [14]), Mary J. Young, Eliza Bilbo, Jacob T. Palmer, Elizabeth O. Palmer, Margaret E. Palmer (age 20) & Caleb C. Palmer (17) Administrator - Jacob T. Palmer  
52 28 Norris, William S. Oct 1874 Unnamed widow who is now married to William Woody           Minor children - Ella Norris (age 13), James Norris (11), & Eliza Norris (5) Guardian of children - John N. McCord  
52 29 Newlin, William H. Oct 1874 Widow - Samantha Newlin Administrator - Richard C. Williams Mentioned - Ruth Newlin, John Newlin, John H. Newlin
52 30 Haun, John H.  4 Jan 1863 Widow - Eliza Jane Haun Administrator - Joseph App  
52 31 Rockwell, Jonathan P. 7 Mar 1865   Administrator - Goerge C. Duy 1 page file
52 32 Foot, Emmerson M. 3 Jun 1874   Administrator - James Carlisle 1 page file
52 33 Evans,Nathaniel 8 Sep 1865 Heirs - Thomas Evans, Emily Snodgrass, Eliza Cole, William Evans, Lucy Ann Griffin, Sarah Ann Evans, George Abernathy & Harriett Overpeck    
52 34 Beach, Elijah D.  11 Jul 1864 Children - George M. D. Beach, Jacot T. Beach, Amanda M. Beach, Elias C. Beach, Polly Beach & Nancy L. Beach.  All minors, ecept Amanda who is married to William Jones Admiinistrator - Martin G. Brown                                         Guardian of children - Dr. Surbaugh  
52 35 Roach, Ann I 12 Jan 1865     1 page file
52 36 Brown 9 Jan 1874 Heir - Willis Allen Brown Guardian of Willis - Parmelia Brown 1 page file
52 37 Snodgrass, William 16 Apr 1852 Daughter - Sarah Snodgrass Administrator - Lemuel Stuthard, who is Sarah's uncle                                    1 page file
52 38 Phipps, Hiram 7 Mar 1865     2 page file
52 39 Finney, Robert 15 May 1865 Widow - Malinda Finney             Adult heirs - Elijah Finney, Daniel W. Finney, Da vid W. Finney & Zimri D. Finney                                    Minor heirs - Mary E. Finney, Joseph H. Finney & Malinda C. Finey Administrator - Elijah C. Finney Robert died about 9 Mar 1861     Mentioned - John Finney
52 40 Leonard, Tarence 24 Aug 1865   Administrator - John Link  
52 41 Gadd 16 Jun 1868 Heir - Lucy M. Gadd Lucy's guardian - Z. D. James Outside of file says: Harvey Vs. James, Guardian
52 42 Major, Abraham G.  24 Aug 1865 Widow - Phebe Major                         Son - George H. Major    
52 43 Cox, Allen 29 Nov 1864 Widow - Abigail Cox                        Heirs - Alfred Cox, Adam Cox, Simon Cox, Elizabeth Harrold, Sytha Hayworth, Pernutia Boyce, Mahala Moody, Edith Cox & heirs of deceased Attah Cox who are Sarah R. Cox, Laura E. Cox, Dinah C. Cox, Erasmus M. Cox & Celeste J. Cox Executors - Elwood C. Siles & Franklin Rayl  
52 44 Shirk, David 23 Jan 1864 Children - Joseph Shirk, Lazarus Shirk, Isaac Shirk (deceased with heirs - David Edward Shirk & Isaac Shirk), John Shirk, Malinda married to Thomas Whitlock, Mary maried to James R. Burton, Elmirah married to Alpheus Warner, Sarah Ann married to J. P. Mitchell, Rozella married to Jacob Marks & Martha married to Allen Rich Executors - Thomas Whtilock & Lazarus Shirk      Administrator - James Mark David Shirk was guardian of minor heirs of Isaac Shirk              File includes a journal with pages that appear to be David Shirk's records of his serving as guardian of Isaac's heirs
52 45 DePew, James 20 Nov 1851     File consists of a very large inventory of personal property - not photographed