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ABSTRACT of WILLS

A B C D E F G H I J K L M
N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

(Source: Historical Collections of Harrison County in the State of Ohio - Publ. New York - 1900)

   
DATE OF WILL DATE OF PROBATE NAME OF DECEASED
1811 Feb. 19 1813 Aug. 25 ISAAC CADWALADER, Nottingham, Twp., Tuscarawas Co.
Wife: Elizabeth
Children: John, Sarah
Executors: Israel Wilson
Witnesses: John Calwalader, Jr., Valentine Creamer

1844 Dec. 17 1845 Apr. 30 MICHAEL CAIRNS
Wife: Isabella
Children: Margaret Thompson, Isabell Johnson, Ellan Gibson, William, Samuel, Moses, Michael K., John
Executors: Samuel Cairns, Moses Cairns
Witnesses: James Slonaker, Alexander Gamble

1852 Apr. 1 1852 Apr. 7 MOSES CARINS
Wife: Sarah Jane
Sister: Margaret Mack
Executors: (not given)
Witnesses: Kennedy Cairns, Mathias Glass

1855 May 10 1855 Jun. 13 SAMUEL CAIRNS
Wife: Mahala
Children: Moses, Elizabeth Kennedy, Margaret, Alice
Executors: Mahala Cairns, Samuel Mack
Witnesses: Jacob Weyanett, John Cairns

1859 Oct. 18 1860 Jan. 9 JOHN CALDWELL, Green Township
Wife: Sarah
Children: William H., Martha
Grandchildren: James, Elizabeth, Sarah Davidson
Executors: Sarah Caldwell, Ankrum Caldwell
Witnesses: William Harrison, Rezin B. Handley

1851 Apr. 25 1851 Jun. 24 ROBERT CALDWELL, Franklin Township
Children: Robert, James, Joseph, John, William, Jane, Hannah, Isabella
Granddaughter: Rebecca Johnson
Witnesses: Guenne Morrison, John Tennor

1814 Sep. 3 1814-15 ERASMUS CANNON, Shortcreek Twp.
Wife: Mary
Children: Rachel, Elizabeth, Mariah, Effey, Harriet, Moses, John, Rasmus
Executor: Moses Cannon
Witnesses: Edward Vanhorn, Henry Peregoy, Joseph Strahl

1826 Mar. 17 1826 Jun. 5 THOMAS CAREN
Wife: Elizabeth
Executors: William Dunbar, Elizabeth Caren
Witnesses: James Conel, John Coalman, John Conel

1812 Jul. 29 1816 May 28 SAMUEL CARNAHAN, SR. Cadiz Twp.
Wife: (name not given)
Brothers: John, James, Samuel
Nephews and nieces: George, James, William, John, Samuel, George (2d), and Agnes
Executors: Samuel Gilmore, John McMillen
Witnesses: Samuel McFadden, John McFadden, Thomas Richey

1851 Sep. 5 1851 Oct. 15 SAMUEL CARNAHAN, SR., Cadiz Twp.
Wife: Elizabeth
Daughter: Nancy
Executor: John McFadden
Witnesses: William Arnold, S. McCormick

1832 Oct. 24 1833 Apr. 9 JOHN CROTHERS (Carrothers?)
Wife: Elizabeth
Legatees: Martha Rea, Mary Rea, Elizabeth Rea, Robert McConnell, William McConnell, Margaret McConnell, Jane McConnell, Robert Henderson, Johnson Dilworth
Executors: John Crothers, Robert Kirk
Witnesses: Razaleel Slemmons, Joseph Harris, I. Watson

1831 Jan. 8 1831 Apr. 11 SAMUEL COROTHERS, Harrison Co.
Wife: Debora
Sons: James, Samuel, John, Jesse
Daughters: Margaret Perkins, Elizabeth Oliver, Mary Thompson, Deborah
Executors: John Auld, James Smith
Witnesses: James C. Guthre, Robert Auld

1856 Sep. 24 1856 Dec. 1 MARY CARPENTER, Franklin Twp.
Children: Fleming, Albert, John, William, Jane Hoobler, May Hilton, Sarah Ann Irwin
Executor: Hiram Worstell
Witnesses: H. Worstell, Charles Scott

1852 Aug. 31 1854 Feb. 4 JOHN CARRICK
Wife: (name not given)
Brothers and sisters: David Carrick, James Carrick, Laura Andrews, Nancy Carr
Legatee, David Andrews
Executors: James Adams, Jashead Adams
Witness: James Carrick

1845 Dec. 22 1858 May 15 JOHN CARSON, SR., Nottingham Twp.
Children: Elijah, Franklin, William, Walter, John
Grandchildren: William F. Hannah, Nancy Calvin, Barrett Rogers and Finley, Lydia, John, Smith, Hannah, Susanna, and Nancy Hines
Executor: Franklin Carson
Witnesses: William Blair, Thomas Ramsey

1852 Mar. 13 1858 Nov. 17 ROBERT CARSON
Wife: (name not given)
Brothers: James, William, Adam
Nieces: Jane Coulter, Margaret Beck
Nephew: Robert Beck
Legatee: Ebby Carson
Executor: William Lemmon
Witnesses: Matthew Henderson, Griffith Lemmon

1840 Dec. 12 1841 Apr. 12 HENRY CARVER, Washington Twp.
Wife: Tetitha
Children: James, Abner, Elijah, Rebecca Thompson, Elizabeth Carrington, Ann Bailey, Mary Cox
Executors: Abner Caraver, Elijah Caraver
Witnesses: Thomas Ridgway, R. K. Price

1853 May 7 1855 Oct. 16 THOMAS CARVER, Shortcreek Twp.
Wife: Rebecca
Children: Elizabeth Ann Booth, Julia Ann Watson, Emley Roach, Mary Jane Nicholson
Executors: Thomas Nicholson
Witnesses: James Nicholson, John P. Reddig

1810 Feb. 28 1814 Apr. 19 JOSHUA CECIL, Cadiz Twp.
Wife: Mary
Children: Jeremiah, Joshua, Kinsey, Brice Berry, Levi, Hazel, Adrin, Ann Andrews, Elizabeth Ball, Tappa, Linney Andrews
Grandsons: John and Philip Cecil
Executors: Wife, Mary Cecil, and son, Brice Berry Cecil
Witnesses: Thomas Dickerson, William Dunlap, Samuel Dunlap

1835 Jun. 8 1835 Jul. 18 DAVID CHAMBERS, Green Twp.
Wife: (name not given)
Children: John, William, Polly, Sarah, Nancy, Rachel
Executor: William Moore
Witnesses: Walter B. Beebe, William C. Wilson

1860 Jul. 7 1861 Mar. 21 ELIZABETH CHANEY
Children: Sarah Ann, John L.
Executor: John L. Chaney
Witnesses: John C. Plowman, Stephen J. Thompson

1839 May 17 1839 Aug. __ WILLIAM CHANEY
Wife: Elizabeth
Children: Sally Ann, Polly, Thomas A., Nathan
Children by first wife: Charles, William B., Nancy Michener, Elsey, Joshua, Nancy Crane
Executor: Elizabeth Chaney
Witnesses: Robert McKee, Lemuel Green

1823 Oct. 8 1824 Apr. 6 DANIEL CHICKEN
Wife: Elenor
Children: John, Daniel, Henry, Mary
Executors: wife, Elenor Chicken and son, John Chicken
Witnesses: Isaac Whealdon, William Wilson

1848 Sep. 14 1848 Dec. 16 ANDREW CLARK, Green Twp.
Wife: Mary
Executor: Mary Clark
Witnesses: J. H. Black, George Taggart

1847 Nov. 5 1848 Apr. 24 JAMES CLARK
Wife: (name not given)
father mentioned, (Name not given)
Legatee, widow of Rev. John Walker
Executors: Johnson Clark, Ingram Clark
Witnesses: C. Dewey, Samuel Moorhead

1852 May 8 1852 May 29 MATTHEW CLARK, Cadiz Village
Wife: Jane
Children: John B., Eleanor M.
Executor: John B. Clark
Witnesses: William Arnold, Joseph Clark

1857 Apr. 8 1860 Jun. 11 ROBERT CLARK, Washington Twp.
Wife: (name not given)
Children: James Thomas, William, Robert, Matthew, Nancy McAdoo, Mary, Margaret
Executor: Alexander Moore
Witnesses: Samuel Logan, Alexander Moore

Will not dated 1850 Apr. __ SAMUEL CLIFFORD
Wife: Nancy
Children: Edward, Katherine
Grandchildren: Washington and Eliza Jane Clifford
Executors: Edward Clifford, Thomas Clifford
Witnesses: John Lafferty, James McAdams

1821 Aug. 25 1821 Oct. 13 WILLIAM COALTRAP, Harrison Co.
Wife: Mary
Children: Sarah McGeel, Margaret Hall, Elizabeth Hall, William, Matthew, Henry, David
Executors: Matthew Simpson, Joseph Johnson
Witnesses: Richard Wagner, Aquilla Tipton

1847 Apr. 29 1861 Mar. 23 ROBERT COCHRAN, Cadiz village
Wife: Sarah
Children: Samuel, David, Robert R., Elenor, Dorcas Whitaker, Sarah Jane:
Execs: Samuel Cochran, Robert R. Cochran
Witnesses: Joshua Hamilton, Josiah Scott

1855 ___ 2 1856 Dec. 31 JOSHUA COLE, Jefferson Co.
Wife: (name not given)
Children: Thomas R., Joseph, John, William, Mary Copeland, Elizabeth Tipton
Exec: William Cole
Witnesses: William Merryman, James Reed

1852 May 28 1856 Sep. 9 JOHN COLEMAN, Nottingham Twp.
Wife: Elizabeth
Children: Findly, William, John, Mary Wyckoff, Sarah Eaton, Eliza Moore, Nancy Heffling, Margaret Fuller, Elizabeth
Exec: Findly Coleman

1842 Apr. 2 1842 Sep. 3 WILLIAM COLVIN, SR., Redstone, Fayette Co., Pa.
Wife: Mary
Children: David C., Samuel, Levi, William, Rebecca Dunn, Hannah Brashear, Mary Sharpless, Harriet Townsend, Sarah Forsythe
Grandson: William Colvin
Execs: William Colvin, Levi Colvin
Witnesses: John H. Tarr, Isaac Lynn

1860 Apr. 17 1861 Oct. 14 JOHN CONAWAY, Stock Twp.
Wife: (name not given)
Children: Elizabeth, Jemima, Susanna, Rachel, Cynthia Layport, Hannah Whitiker, Martha Patterson
Exec.: Charles Conaway
Witnesses: Aaron Conaway, Joseph Shearer

1844 Feb. 8 1847 Aug. 16 CATHERINE CONNELLY
Sister: Margaret
Cousins: John Connelly, Patrick Connelly, Devanna, wife of Patrick Connel
Exec: Samuel Thompson
Witnesses: Samuel Thompson, John Cheney, Susan Cowaren

1809 May __ 1815 Mar. 28 JAMES COOK, Cadiz, Jefferson Co.
Wife: Nancy
Daughters: Mary Love, Elizabeth
Sons: (mentioned but names not given)
Executors: wife, Nancy Cook, son, Robert Cook & John Patterson
Witnesses: John Love, John Patterson, Samuel G. Berryhill

(not dated) 1861 Apr. 25 MARGARET COOK
Sister: Sarah Angus
Executor: Sarah Angus
Witnesses: Francis Moffet & Ephriam Lewis

1859 Feb. 28 1859 May 30 JAMES COPELAND
Wife: (name not given)
Children: Thomas, John, Leonard, Samuel, Matilda, Rachel, Maria, Amanda, Isabel & Nancy
Executor: Thomas Copeland
Witnesses: James J. Billingsley, Alexander Moore

1843 Apr. 18 1844 May 6 JOSEPH COOVERT, Harrison Co.
Wife: Nancy
Children: Harvey & Catherine
Executors: wife, Nancy Coovert & brother, Abraham Coovert
Witnesses: John R. Wallace, Ezra Thompson & James Deusenberry

1836 May 17 1836 Nov. 11 DAVID CORBETT
Wife: (name not given)
Daughter: Sarah Bicking
Brother: William
Nephew: David Corbet
Legatees: William Birney, William Fulton & Sarah Donaghey
Executors: William Birney
Witnesses: Joseph Wright, John M. Wright & John Birney

1841 Apr. 15 1841 Nov. __ SAMUEL CORBETT, Harrison Co.
Wife: Betsey
Children: Mary Maxwell, Margaret Henry, Sarah & David
Executor: David Corbett
Witnesses: William Boggs, George Holmes

1843 Apr. 28 1843 Aug. 21 SARAH CORBETT, Harrison Co.
Brother and Sister: David Corbett & Mary Maxwell
Legatee, David B. Atkinson
Executor: William Lee
Witnesses: John G. McCollough & Abram Acres

1849 Mar. 2 1849 Apr. 26 WILLIAM CORKHILL, Harrison Co.
Wife: (name not given)
Children: Marinee, Elizabeth, William & Thomas
Executor: Thomas Corkhill
Witnesses: James Fisher, William Maxwell

1820 Feb. 6 1822 Sep. 30 SARAH COUZENS, Harrison Co.
Daughter: Ann
Grandchildren (mentioned, but names not given)
Executor: Bradway Thomson
Witnesses: James Roberts, Aaron Matson & Thomas Thorn

1849 Jun. 19 1849 Nov. 9 GEORGE COX, Archer Twp.
Wife: Sarah
Children: John, Hiram, Obadiah, George, Martin, Mary Wilson, Rachel Breeden, Sarah Cox, Judy Ann Smiley;
Executor: Josiah Scott
Witnesses: John A. Bingham & Josiah Scott

1854 Feb. 16 1865 Mar. 31 JOSHUA COX, Harrison Co.
Wife: Editha
Children: William, Ebenezer, James, John, Joshua T., George W., Rebecca, Sarah Jane
Executors: Wife, Editha Cox, & John Bell
Witnesses: John Bell, James Bell & David Hanlin.

1825 Jun. 12 1825 Jun. 15 ZEBEDIAH COX
Wife: Charlotte
Children: Harrison, Elijah, Ziporah, Zebediar
Legatee: Gessa Peppers
Executors: John Busby, George Skippers
Witnesses: Abner Hixon, Abraham Laport, Francis Gilmore

1821 Mar. 22 1827 Dec. 7 PETER CRABTREE, Harrison Co.
Wife: Sarah
Children: Rohdia Dixon, Rachel House, Sarah, Ann, Amey, Elizabeth, Cornelius, Gabriel, William
Executor: Cornelius Crabtree
Witnesses: Abrim Johnson & John Lawrey

1825 Aug. 19 1825 Oct. 24 JOHN CRAIG, Harrison Co.
Wife: Betsey
Children: Johnson, William, Walter, John, Jane, Rachel, Polly, Ann, Rebecca
Executors: brother Walter Craig, son Johnson Craig & William Moore
Witnesses: Chauncey Dewey, William Grimes & John McFadin

1826 May 22 1826 Jul. 15 SUSANNA CRAIG, Cadiz Twp.
Children: Rebecca, Susanna, John, George, William, Samuel
Executors: sons, John Craig & George Craig
Witnesses: Walter B. Beebe, J. Harris, & J. W. Harris.

1851 Dec. 13 1852 May 11 ASA CRAWFORD
Wife: Elizabeth
Children: James, Mary Jane, Edward, Catherine
Executor: Elizabeth Crawford
Witnesses: John Hastings, William Williams

1828 May 26 1831 Oct. 24 EDWARD CRAWFORD
Wife: Mary
Children: John, Thomas W., Alexander, Josiah, Elenor, Mary, Isabelle, Nancy, Margaret, Elizabeth, Harriet
Executor: Mary Crawford
Witnesses: Abner Hixson, George Bartow

1826 Jun. 12 1826 Oct. 17 THOMAS CRAWFORD, Athens Twp.
Wife: Jane
Children: John, William, James, Nathaniel, Margaret, Mary, Srah
Executors: Joseph Grimes, Edward Vanhorn
Witnesses: George Welch & James Grimes

1850 Aug. 20 1850 Nov. 5 WILLIAM CRAWFORD, Harrison Co.
Wife: Jane
Children: Rosannah, Jane Wilson, Obira, Mary, Elizabeth, James, John, William, Robert
Executors: John Bethel
Witnesses: James Clements, Daniel Clements

1831 May 21 1841 Apr. 12 ELIZABETH CREE, Harrison Co.
Son: James
Executor: James Cree
Witnesses: Moses Wright, Ebenezer A. Gray & Samuel Mossgrove

1859 Feb. 8 1859 Jul. 2 JAMES CREE, Harrison Co.
Wife: Sarah
Children: John W., William, George W., Robert, Thomas, Mary M., Elizabeth V., Sarah J.
Executors: (names not given)
Witnesses: John Watts, Bazel Steel

1860 Dec. 29 1861 Aug. 6 THOMAS CRUMLEY
Wife: (name not given)
Children: Mary Dickerson, Hannah Ginzener, Emily Barkhurst, Ira, Joseph, David, James, Aaron
Grandchildren: Samuel, Baruch, and Thomas Dickerson, and Elizabeth House
Execs: Ira Crumley, David M. Crumley
Witnesses: Robert F. Hargrave, Amon Lemmon

1840 Jan. 13 1841 Apr. 12 ROBERT CULBERTSON, Harrison Co.
Wife: Ann
Son: John
Granchildren: David and Mary Cunningham
Brother: Robert
Legatees: Rev. Samuel C. Baldridge, Thomas Hanna
Execs: Wife, Ann Cunningham, and son, John Cunningham
Witnesses: James McAdams, Jesse K. Thomas

1842 Feb. 15 1842 Apr. 6 DAVID CUNNINGHAM
Wife: Nancy
Children: Thomas H., William C., John W., George W., William, Elizabeth
Father
Mother
Execs: Nancy Cunningham, Samuel Heidy
Witnesses: Thomas Day, E. H. Custer

1855 Mar. 14 1855 Aug. 18 DR. WILLIAM CUNNINGHAM
Wife: (name not given)
Children: Mary Elizabeth, Emma Jane, Isabella Frances, Margaret Ella
Exec: Alexander McCullough
Witnesses: S. K. Billingsley, Alexander McCullough

1855 Mar. 14 1855 Aug. 18 WILLIAM CUNNINGHAM
Wife: (name not given)
Children: Mary Elizabeth, Emma Jane, Isabella Frances, Margaret Ella
Exec: Alexander McCullough
Witnesses: S. K. Billingsley, Alexander McCullough

1839 Sep. 9 1839 Nov. 18 JOHN CURBAY, Shortcreek Twp.
Wife: (name not given)
Children: James, Mary
Execs: James Curbay, Mary Curbay
Witnesses: David Barrett, William Barrett, Josiah Scott

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