Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Thomas Ackley's Will

Note: Thomas was the son of Myron Ackley and Elizabeth Richmond.

New York Probate Records...Columbia Wills and letters index...:

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Ackly, Thomas R.
Will Dated: 28 June 1871
Residing in Hudson, Columbia, New York
Recorded: 26 July 1873
Brother-in-law & Sister as Executors (Mr. and Mrs. Henry J. Barringer)


Sister, Mrs. Henry J. Barringer, $1,000 (and items combined with her husband)
Brother, Rev. Charles G. Ackly, $1,000
Niece, Mrs. Frances Elizabeth Clemans, $1000
Son: Albert Journay Ackly, $500.
Daughter: Mrs. Anna W. Gladding, $500.
Nephew: Thomas A. Barringer, $250. and watch and chain
Niece: Julia Helen Clark Ackly, $250.
$400 to be divided between his (Henry J. Barringer's) daughter, Ada E., and son, Henry J. Barringer

Note: Wife (ex-wife?) was still alive in 1877 and living with son Albert J. Ackly

Monday, July 25, 2016

Elkanah Dean Richmond's Estate

Note: Will be cross-posted at Detour Through History

Wayne County, Michigan
Probate File# 25590
Will Dated: 3 Feb. 1897
Cocidil: 27 Feb. 1897
Died: 3 May 1899
Richmond, Elkanah D.

Averill, Mary (nee Richmond) (Sister) Sacramento, Cal.
Evans, John, Detroit, Nephew and Son of Mary Averill
Richmond, Erastus I. (Bro) Buffalo, N.Y.
Richmond, William (Adopted Son) Fort Worth, Tex.
Durell, Caroline (Remarried name Engel), given lot 92 Locust Street

Harriet, Martha and Alice Marsh were witnesses to will

Firm of Richmond and Harris
Carpenter and Joiner
Elevator contractors
69 Larned Street, Detroit

Buried in Section F - Woodmere Cemetery with wife

Elkanah Dean Richmond's lineage taken from The Richmond family, 1594-1896, and pre-American ancestors, 1040-1594:

1498. JOHN RICHMOND 7 (Josiah 6, Josiah 5, Josiah 4, Edward 3, John 2, John 1 ) was born in Taunton, Mass., July 25, 1792. He married, first, September 26, 1818, Dianah Harwood of Salina, N.Y., who was born in 1794, and died October 29, 1844. He married, secondly, February 11, 1845, Mrs. Abigail Averill, daughter of Benjamin Skillings, formerly of Maine; she was born about 1799. He was a salt manufacturer, and later a farmer in Cicero, N. Y. He served as a volunteer in a Vermont regiment in the War of 1812. 

Children : 

+ 3754. Erastus John 8 , born May 5, 1823; married Matilda Hanoun. 
— 3755. Elkanah Dean 8 , born May 9, 1826 ; resided in New Orleans in 1858. 
— 3756. Nathaniel 8 , born July 19, 1828; died Sept. 20, 1851. 
— 3757. Noridon B. 8 , born Aug. 13, 1831; resided in California in 1858. 
— 3758. Mary Melissa 8 , born July 16, 1836. 

Detroit, Wayne, Michigan
Elknah Richmond Self M 55 New York
Georgiana Richmond Wife F 35 Kentucky
William Richmond Son M 24 Tennessee
Caroline Durrell Cousin F 26 Pennsylvania

Sunday, July 24, 2016

William Richmond's Probate

New York Probate Records, 1629-1971  Livingston Decrees, Orders 1853-1864 vol 9:

Source [Image 81]

Petition of Andrew Richmond
Brother of William Richmond, Late of The Town Of Geneseo
24 July 1857

Geneseo, Livingston, New York
Andrew Richmond M 30 Ireland
Rose Richmond F 27 Ireland
Thomas Richmond M 6 Ireland
William Richmond M 2 New York
William Richmond M 24 Ireland
Margaret Reed F 25 Ireland
John Richmond M 23 Ireland
Robert Mcdonald M 20 Scotland

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Elizabeth (Ackley) Baringer

5356. Elizabeth Ackley, 8 (Elizabeth Richmond, 7, Silvanus 6, Edward 5, Benjamin 4, Edward 3, Edward 2, John 1) [b. 25 May 1825; d. 16 December 1903] married Henry J. Baringer.

Hudson, Columbia, New York
Henry I Barniger M 41 New York [Druggist]
Elizabeth Barniger F 36 New York
Thomas A Barniger M 10 New York
Ada E Barniger F 4 New York
Rosanna Canar F 30 Ireland
Jane Flarrety F 17 Ireland
Elizabeth Acly F 65 New York

Hudson, Columbia, New York
Henry J Baringer Self M 61 New York
Elizabeth R Baringer Wife  F 55 New York
Ada E Baringer Daughter F 24 New York
Henry J Baringer Son M 16 New York
Mary Eaton Other F 24 New York
Margaret Marlin Other F 26 New York

Elizabeth's death notice can be found in this newspaper.  She died 16 December 1903.

Friday, May 6, 2016

Probate For Anna (Whitwell) Richmond

Spotted Anna Richmond in the Sampubco index:

RICHMOND, ANNA ELIZABETH WHITWELL                          NUNDA     21-529

Found the entry in the New York Probate Records, 1629-1971  Livingston Wills 1895-1905 vol 20-21:

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 20 June 1904
Will Written: 6 May 1889

Anna Elizabeth Whitwell Richmond
Husband: Bradford Perez Richmond

Grandson: Herbert Richmond
Son: Charles B. Richmond
Daughter: Georgia W. Rathbone
Daughter: Anna R. Warner
Son-in-law: W. P. Warner


Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Charles Lorenzo Barrows

Charles Barrows, 8 (Cynthia Johnson 7, Anna Richmond 6, Ephraim 5, Josiah 4, Edward 3, John 2, John 1).

Alumni Record By Wesleyan University (Middletown, Conn.)

Name: Charles L Barrows
Event Date: 12 Apr 1870
Event Place: Wardsboro, Vermont, United States
Gender: Male
Age: 25
Birth Year (Estimated): 1845
Father's Name: Plinney Barrows
Mother's Name: Cynthia

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