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Index of Probate Box 61


Compiled and donated by Roberta Wysong - 2019


  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
61 1 Linton, William 17 Nov 1868 Minor heirs - Tilghman H. Lonton (age 21 by Nov 1868) & George Linton (21 by Dec 1866 Guardian of heirs - Willoiam Bullington  
61 2 Lewis, Edward 15 Sep 18698 Unnamed widow Administrator - Aquila Laverty Mentioned - Aquba Lewis
61 3 Demaree, Mary 21 Jan 1869 Adult heirs - John Demaree, Mary E. married to James M. Rice, Mary C. Rice married to an Anderson daughter & sole heir of Jane Demaree, deceased; William C. Anderson, James Demaree, William S. Demaree, John H. Demaree, Rebecka J. Demaree & Alfred D. Vanarsdale, son & sole hier of Susan Vanarsdale, deceased                                           Minor heirs - Robert Demaree, Susan Demaree & Mary F. Demaree Administrator - James M. Rice                                         Guardian of minor heirs - James P. Demaree  
61 4 Collings, William , Sr May 1870   Executor - Phleming D. Johnson  
61 5 Davis, Eli 13 Nov 1867 Widow - Nancy Davis                        Adult son - Sydney B. Davis                     Minor chidren -Sarah E. Davis (age 15 in 1867) and Sanford C. Davis (21 by Nov 1867)   Administrator and Sarah's guardian - Sydney B. Davis  
61 6 Craft, Francis Asbury 17 Jan 1870 Widow - Elizabeth Craft   Francis died 7 Jan 1870
61 7 Martin, Gilead 13 Dec 1869 Widow - Elizabeth Martin   Gilead died 9 Mar 1969
61 8 Richmond, Samuel G.  21 Sep 1867 Widow - Susan R. Richmond    Minor heirs - Laura Richmond & unnamed 12-year old son Guardian of heirs - James N. Beadle  
61 9 Anderson, James C. 8 Mar 1867 Minor heirs - Ann E. ( age 21 by Mar 1862? & married to William Bales), Margaret E. Anderson, William Wirt Anderson (21 by Mar 1867), Sarah Anderson, James H. Anderson (21 by Mar 1861) and John P. Anderson (21 by Mar 1861) Administrator - Phereba Anderson                               Guardian of heirs - Alexander Puett & later W. W. Anderson Mentioned - Henry H. Anderson estate and Hannah Anderson, executor
61 10 Bryant, Andrew 27 Jan 1869 Widow - Emaline Bryant                   Minor heirs - John Bryant (age 14), Elizabeth Bryant (16), James Bryant (15), Guy Bryant (12), Jane Bryant (10), Annie Bryant (7) & Joseph Bryant (5) Administrator - Guy Cornthwaite                            Guardian of heirs - John B. Dowd Andrew died Aug 1865
61 11 Cook, Thomas William, Sr. Sep 1868 Grandchildren - Sarah Cook (age 16) & Mary (13)                                  Heirs - William Cook, John Cook, Albert Cook & Ann Bell Cook Guardian of Sarah and Mary - William Cook, Jr.  
61 12 Cottrell, Harrison 24 Sep 1869 Widow - Nancy Cottrell    
61 13 Crooks Sep 1868 Unnamed decedent with heirs -  Thomas H. W. Crooks (age 16) and John L Crooks (14) whose parents are Thomas & Nancy K. Crooks  Guardian of minors - Russell B. Whalen Mentioned - Hamilton Crooks
61 14 Sowers, Philip 20 Jan 1870 Widow - Sary Sowers    
61 15 Martin, Charlotte 18 Jan 1869 Husband, John Martin, died "20 years ago"                                                         Children with John: Margaret married to John Osburn & Levi Martin (deceased in 1863)              Minor daughter - Mary Martin (16 in 1865, not John's daughter and married to D. Davis) Guardian of Mary - Thonmas C. Haythe  
61 16 Jones, Hannah W. 19 May 1870 Minor children - Robert Jones (age 7) & George Jones (17 & crippled) Guardian of children - Wesley Randolph  
61 17 Clark, John A.  27 Jul 1869 Widow - Auresiel (?) Clark    
61 18 Woodard, William M. 11 May 1867 Widow - Rachel H. Woodard        Heir - unnamed deceased daughter Administrator - Thomas Morris Mentioned - Joseph N. Woodard, Nathaniel Woodard, J. B. Woodard, S. A. Woodard, Duncan S. Woodard, Emily Woodard
61 19 Creekpaum, Jacob M. 29 Nov 1864 Widow - Sarah Creekpaum Administrator - Hiram Alvord  
61 20 VanCeave, Elizabeth 27 Apr 1870   Administrator - Sydney B. Davis Outside of file says:  Syd B. Davis, Adm
61 21 Elliott, Margaret 26 Nov 1864 Children - Isaac Elliott, Martha J. married to S. A. McCampbell, Duncan Ellis, & Sarah Ellis               Legatee - Nancy Ellis Executor - Isaac Elliott  
61 22 Depew, James 11 Jan 1855 Widow - Mary M. Mulhollen        Minor daughters - Mary/Mollie Depew & Sarah Depew Administrator - James W. Beadle                                     Guardian - George K. Steele, later John Sunderland and still later P. S. Cornelius  
61 23 Heady, Mary A. 1861 Deceased husband - John S. Heady                                                 Minor heir - John Lewis Heady (died Dec 1861 at age 16)             Mother-in-law - Matilda Strain John Lewis' guardian - Archibald Strain Mary died 14 Jan 1861, age 31 years, 2 months, 17 days
61 24 Doty, Samuel 28 Dec 1864 Widow - Hannah Doty now married to F. D. Bell                         Child - Harriet Doty, died Feb 1863 about one year old Administrator - Ephram Doty Samuel died Jan 1863
61 25 Carman, Doretha 17 Jan 1865   Administrator - Edward Brockway and later Martin G. Brown  
61 26 Heath, Merrit 25 Apr 1863 Widow - Susannah Heath                Daughter - Merritt Ann Heath Administrator - Elisha Heath                                          Guardian of daughter - Susannah Heath  
61 27 McGaughey, Edward W. 5 Oct 1857 Widow - Margaret McGaughey     Minor children - Sarah McGaughey (age 15), Mary McGaughey (13), Edward W. McGaughey (11), Charles McGaughey (7) & Thomas C. McGaugher (7) Executors - A. L. Roache & W. M. C. Blake                       Guardion of childfen - J. M. Hickcox Outside of file says: M. M. Hickcox, Guardian
61 28 Crooks, Joseph C. 14 Jan 1869 Widow - Mary Crooks                      Minor children - William A. Crooks (about age 14), James W. Crooks (about 12), Elmer E. Crooks (about 8) & Elizabeth Crooks (about 3)  Administrator - James Robertson  
61 29 Varner, Isaac  22 Jan 1864 Unnamed widow                                 Minor heirs (in 1858) - Sarah M. Varner, Seneca Varner, Eizabeth M. Varner, Dinah A. Varner, John M. Varner (15 in 1864) & Isaac O. Varner (13 in 1864) Guardian of heirs - Ruth Baird Mentioned - S. W. Varner
61 30 Thomas, William H 17 Sep 1869 Heir - Jesse Thomas Guardian of heir - John H. Thomas  
61 31 Hennis, Archibald 21 Mar 1867 Widow - Nancy Hennis                   Children - Mary Hutchison, Sarah Hennis, Caroline Martin, Benjamin Hennis (deceased & with unknown chidren), John Henry Hennis, William Henry Hennis, Archibald Hennis                  Grandchildren - Ida Martin (child of Caroline Martin) & Archibald Thomas Administrator - Thomas Boardman  
61 32 White, William 16 Nov 1869 Widow - Eliza Jane White    
61 33 Warner, Peter 19 Jan 1870   Administrator - Minor T. Davis One page file
61 34 Hager, Lavina 18 Jan 1870 Deceased spouse - Harmon Hager  Minor heirs - Lizzie Hager (age 12) & Eddy Hager (5) Guardian of minor heirs - Edward S. Wheat  
61 35 Harper,  Alexander 16 Sep 1869 Widow - Patsy Harper                     Minor heirs - Mariah Waldon, Elizabeth Harper, Emily Harper, Anisha Harper Guardian of minor heirs - Patsy Harper  
61 36 Russell, Samuel 20 Jan 1869 Minor heir - Amelia B. maried to Thomas R. Huey Amelia's guardian - Michael C. Russell  
61 37 Kennedy, James W. 30 Sep 1864 Father - George Kennedy             Adult siblings - Martin Luther Kennedy, Alfred Kennedy, Lorenzo Kennedy, Apaline Brown, Catharine Kennedy & Mary Ann Sowers (deceased and with minor children - Abel John Sowers & George Sowers)                                Minor siblings - Rebecca Ellen Kennedy & Matilda Kennedy Administrator - Alfred Kennedy  
61 38 Dykes, John T. 3 Jan 1864 Widow - Susan Dykes   John died 10 Jun 1863
61 39 Brown, Samuel 20 Jan 1864 Widow - Parmelia Brown                Minor heir & only child - Willis Allen Brown Administrator & guardian of Willis - Parmelia Brown Mentioned - John Brown, Jane A. Brown, William Brown, Edward Brown & Robinson Brown
61 40 Beeson, David S. 1 Nov 1864 Widow - Hannah P., now married to William Curl                                    Adult children - Sarah J. married to Mahlon Marshall, Nathan P, Beeson & Stephen K. Beeson           Minor children - Jesse H. Beeson  & Eleazar W. Beeson Executors - Eleazer Kersey & Nathan Pickett                  Administrator - Nathan P. Beeson Will recorded 28 Apr 1851
61 41 Adams, John W. 2 Jan 1865 Widow - Minerva R. Adams           Minor heirs - Samuel Adams, Orla E. Adams, Martha B. Adams & Laura M. Adams Administrator - Dempsey Seybold                                     Guardian of minor heirs - Minerva R. Adams  
61 42 Stever, Joseph 14 Feb 1865 Widow - Rachel J. Stever   Joseph died 4 Jan 1865
61 43 Pruett, Tilghman N. 16 Jan 1865 Minor heir - Howard C. Pruett (about age 2 & lives with grandfather) Howard's guardian - Alexander Pruett  
61 44 Buchanan, Alexander S. 19 Nov 1863 Widow - Mary E. Buchanan             Minor heirs- Anna C. Buchanan & Robert A. Buchanan Administrator - Thomas J. Hanna Mentined - Jacob Buchanan
61 45 Bacus, George S. 30 Dec 1864 Widow - Sarah A. Bacus                 Unnamed heirs Administrator - William Bacus                                          Guardian - Sarah A. Bacus  
61 46 Robinson, William 18 Jan 1869 Father - Thomas B. Robinson (deceased)                                          Minor heirs - Thomas B. Robinson (age 14), Mary A. Robinson (11), Andrew Robinson (9) & William M. Robinson (7) Guardian of minor heirs - Milton Robinson Mentioned - Daniel Robinson
61 47 Outland, Joseph 4 Jan 1868 Widow - Hesphebeth now married to Jacob Stubbs                  Minor daughter - Joanne Outland (21 by Aug 1866)                              Adult children - Zilpha C, Outland, Cornelius Outland & Thomas Outland                                                 Deceased children - Angeline Outland & Penelope Outland (both deceased by 1860) Executor - John M. Hill           Joanna's guardian - Thomas Woodard Joseph may have died about 1846                                               Mentioned - William Outland and Exum Outland
61 48 Huxford, Charles W., Sr. 6 Aug 1869 Widow - Margaret Huxford               Children - Elizabeth Milligan, Andrew J. Huxford, John Huxford, Polly Causey, Margaret Bowsher, Charles Huxford, Jr. (died 24 May 1869), Benjamin D. Huxford & Catherine Warner (deceased)   Charles, Sr. died Oct 1865
61 49 Overpeck, George May 1870 Widow - Jane Overpeck Executor - Isaac Overpeck & Christopher Hansel Mentioned - Joseph Overpeck
61 50 Hart, Sabitha 22 Dec 1859 Heirs - Miles Hart, Harrison Hart, John Hart, William Hart, Sabitha Hart, Jr., Mary Hart, Charly Starr & Henry Starr Administrator - Abner Floyd and later Elijah N. Burford  
61 51 Rubottom, Eli Feb 1864 Widow - Phebe Rubottom           Unnamed children ages 6 and 4 Administrator Mentioned - Zeno W. Rubottom, Sameul Rubottom, George Rubottom
61 52 Downey Robert 8 Jan 1856 Minor heirs - John W. Downey & Martha married to Henry Barnes by 1854 Guardian of minor heirs - James P. Ware Mentined - John W. Downey
61 53 Boyd Garrett C. Apr 1886 Widow - Elizabeth remarried to a Steele by 1870                                      Chldren - Mariah maried to John T. Wilson by 1886, Amanda F. Boyd, Romulus Boyd (21 by Mar 1885), Luella Boyd & Francis/Frank Boyd Administrator & guardian when children minors - Andrew J. Boyd Mentioned - Frank Boyd and James Boyd & Andrew Boyd  (administrator of James Boyd estate)
61 54 Beeson, Hiram 26 Oct 1836 Unnamed mother                            Uncle - Stepehn Kersey                   Siblings - David Beeson, Elizabeth Beeson & Isaac Beeson    
61 55 Cox, Mahlon 20 May 1864 Widow - Maria J. Cox                      Heirs - Sarah E. Cox, Barbary A. Cox, Mariah Jane Cox, Mahlon B. Cox & Duet G. Cox Administrators - Jonathan Maris  & Zachariah Byers Mentioned - Adam Cox, Daniel Cox, Eleanah Cox, Minus (?) Cox, Caherine I. Cox , Allen Cox and the heirs of William M. Cox who are Marinda J. Cox and David Cox
61 56 Rukes, Zorabebel 8 Apr 1859 Widow - Nancy Rukes                     Heirs - Elias Rukes, William Rukes, Lewis Rukes, Harrison J. Rukes, John Rukes & Thomas Rukes (a minor) Guardian for Thomas - Nancy Rukes  
61 57 Yocum, Samuel 23 Jan 1868 Minor heirs - William S. Yocum, Martin Yocum, Mary J. Yocum & Talitha Yocum Guardian of minor heirs - Samuel Yocum  
61 58 Cannon, Gulielana Feb 1869   Administrators & Executors - Joseph Cannon & Walter Donaldson One page file
61 59 Conner, Samuel 12 Apr 1865   Administrator - William Sims Mentioned - Elizabeth Conner   One page file
61 60 Cox, John 4 May 1865     Mentioned - James Cox                    One page file
61 61 Darland, Isaac 13 Jun 1848 Sons - George W. Darland, William L. Darland & Martin L. Darland Guardian for Darland sons - James B. Darland One page file
61 62 Griffin, S. Clark 14 Sep 1864     One page file
61 63 Guinn, William 17 Nov 1864 Unnamed wife   One page file
61 64 Hutton, Joseph 14 Sep 1864     Mentioned - Narcissa Hutton     One page file
61 65 Lambert, Joseph 14 Sep 1864     One page file
61 66 Manwaring, William 26 Aug 1863     One page file
61 67 Miller, William 19 Jan 1869 Unnamed wards whose mother is Hattie Horn Guardian of wards - John Link Outside of file says: Horn vs. Link                                                                 One page file
61 68 Modisett, Charles C.       One page file
61 69 Wiley, Isaiah 19 Jan 1869 Ward - R. C. J. Wiley Guardian of ward - E. W. Walton One page file
61 70 Davis 15 Jul 1845   Guardian for Charles Davis - Benjamin F. David and later, James Watts One page file
61 71 Guardian list 18 Jan 1869 25 Sep 1868 - Henrietta Crotzer for Margaret Crotzer's heirs            20 Oct 1868 - Martha J. Spencer for John Spencer's heirs                    5 Nov 1868 - Philip Day for Samuel B. Packen's heirs                                  26 Nov 1868 - Lorenzo D. McGilvrey for Henry Wolf's heirs   22 Dec 1868 - Robert B. McEwen for Elizabeth Potts's heirs               8 Jan 1869 - Theodore C. Marshall for William H. H. Bridwell's heirs    

 

The file number is the position of the file in the box at the Courthouse