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Burrell, Jonathan - 1865

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Burrell, Jonathan - 1865

Posted: 978436800000
Classification: Will
Edited: 995833843000
Surnames: Burrell
Jonathan Burrell
Herkimer County, Volume N, p. 127

County of Herkimer, Surrogates Court
In the matter of proving the last will
and testament of Jonathan Burrell deceased

Herkimer County SS. Samuel Earl of the Town of Herkimer in the county of Herkimer being first duly sworn in open court on his oath does depose and say that he and Robert Earl are subscribing witnesses to the last will & testament of Jonathan Burrell late of the town of Salsbury in the said County of Herkimer deceased. And this deponent further says that the said deceased did in the presence of this deponent and Robert Earl subscribe his name at the end of the instrument which is now shown to this deponent & which purports to be the last will and testament of the said deceased and which bears date on the 21st day of August AD. 1862. That the said deceased did at the time of subscribing his name to said instrument as aforesaid declare the same to be his last will and testament, that this deponents did thereupon subscribe their names at the end of said instrument as attesting witnesses to the execution thereof at the request of the said deceased and in his presence and in the presence of each other. That the said deceased at the time of subscribing his name to said instrument as aforesaid was upwards of twenty one years of age: that he appeared to be of sound mind and memory and was not under restraint to the knowledge or belief of this deponent.

S. Earl
Sworn examined and
subscribed this 17 day of Jun 1865 before me. V. Owen

Surrogate

County of Herkimer, Surrogates Court
In the matter of proving the last will and testament of Jonathan Burrell deceased

Herkimer County SS. Robert Earl of the Town of Herkimer in the county of Herkimer being first duly sworn in open court on his oath does depose and say that he and Samuel Earl are subscribing witnesses to the last will & testament of Jonathan Burrell late of the town of Salsbury in the said County of Herkimer deceased. And this deponent further says that the said deceased did in the presence of this deponent subscribe his name at the end of the instrument which is now shown to this deponent & which purports to be the last will and testament of the said deceased and which bears date on the 21st day of August AD. 1862. That the said deceased did at the time of subscribing his name to said instrument as aforesaid declare the same to be his last will and testament that this deponent and said Samuel did thereupon subscribe their names at the end of said instrument as attesting witnesses to the execution thereof at the request of the said deceased and in his presence and in the presence of each other. That the said deceased at the time of subscribing his name to said instrument as aforesaid was upwards of twenty one years of age: that he appeared to be of sound mind and memory and was not under restraint to the knowledge or belief of these deponents.

Robert Earl

Sworn examined and
subscribed this 19 day
of Jun 1865 before me.

V. Owen Surrogate

Will

I Jonathan Burrell of the town of Salsbury Herkimer County N.Y. being desirous of making a final disposition of all my Estate do make publish and declare this my last will and testament as follows to wit--

First -- I give devise and bequeath all my property both real and personal to Mary P Burrell and William H Burrell children of my Brother William F Burrell to be divided equally between them share & share alike.

Second. I constitute and appoint my said brother William F Burrell executor of this will.

In witness whereof I hereunto put my hand and seal this 21st day of August AD. 1862.

(signed) Jonathan Burrell (seal)

On this twenty first day of August AD 1862 the above named Jonathan Burrell subscribed the foregoing instrument in our presence and published and declared the same to be his last will and thestament and requested us to sign our names hereto as witnesses to such will. Whereon we did in his presence and in the presence of each other subscribe our names hereto as witnesses to such will.

Robert Earl Herkimer NY

Samuel Earl Herkimer NY

I certify the above to be a true record of the last will and testament of Jonathan Burrell deceased and of the proofs and examinations taken thereof

(signed) Volney Owen Surrogate

Transcribed by M Allis
Obtained through SAMPUBCO

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