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Cayuga Co., NY, Probate Records
Posted by: Charlou Dolan (ID *****6447) Date: July 05, 2008 at 13:53:29
In Reply to: Van Valkenburg Records by Charlou Dolan of 63

CAYUGA COUNTY, NY
Probate Records

Film #853,216 item 2 = General Index to Surrogates Records, 1799-1919
Film #861,030 = Box #8

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Film #853,216 item 2 = General Index to Surrogates Records, 1799-1919
Film #861,030 = Box #8

Box #8 = Bartholomew J. Van Valkenburgh (492)
petition filed, 30 Sep 1831
Will Book A2, page 314
inventory filed, 10 Feb 1832

To the heirs at law of Bartholomew Van Valkenburgh late of the town of Sennett, Cayuga Co., dec'd
You will take notice that I shall apply to the surrogate of the County of Cayuga at his office in Auburn in said county on the 24 Oct next at 10:00 in the forenoon of that day to take the proof of the last will & testament of the said Bartholomew J. Van Valkenburgh dec'd as a will of real estate in pursuant of the statute in such case made & provided.
Dated 30 Sep 1831. Yours etc., Catherine Van Valkenburgh, executrix named in said will.
<several copies of this, each signed on the back by the heirs>
We admit service of a copy of this notice upon each of us this 1st day of October.
1) William M. Van Valkenburgh (town of Prattsburgh, Steuben Co.)
2) Edward R. Porter & wife Lydia C. Porter (town of Prattsburgh, Steuben Co.)
3) John J. Pruyn & wife Elizabeth Pruyn (town of Kinderhook, Columbia Co.)
4) Caroline Van Slyck (town of Kinderhook, Columbia Co.)
5) William Beardsley & wife Bata Beardsley (town of Ewing, Erie Co.)
6) B. Van Valkenburgh (town of Sempromis, Cayuga Co.)
7) J. Van Valkenburgh (town of Prattsburgh, Steuben Co.)
8) Francis Van Valkenburgh (town of Sennett, Cayuga Co.)
9) Jane Van Valkenburgh (town of Sennett, Cayuga Co.>
10) Catherine M. Van Valkenburgh (town of Sennett, Cayuga Co.)
11) H. P. Van Valkenburgh (town of Seneca Falls, Seneca Co.)
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The Petition of Catherine Van Valkenburgh of the town of Sennett, Cayuga Co., respectfully represents that Bartholomew J. Van Valkenburgh... departed this life on the fourth of August last... that he left at the time of his death the following next of kin and heirs at law to wit, your petitioner his widow, and Caroline Van Slyck of the town of Kinderhook, Columbia Co.; Elizabeth the wife of John J. Pruyn of the same place; Bata, the wife of William Beardsley of the town of Ewing, Erie Co.; Jane Van Valkenburgh of the said town of Sennett; Jacob Van Valkenburgh of the town of Prattsburgh, Steuben Co.; Hermin P. Van Valkenburgh of the town of Seneca Falls, Seneca Co.; Bartholomew Van Valkenburgh of the town of Sempromis, Cayuga Co.; Francis Van Valkenburgh of the said town of Sennett; Catherine Maria Van Valkenburgh of the same place; Lydia C. the wife of Edward R. Porter of Prattsburgh aforesaid, & William M. Van Valkenburgh of the same place, his children & heirs at law who are all of the age of twenty-one and upwards...
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inventory of his estate
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[will is not included in box #8]
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Will Book A2, page 314
In the name of God, Amen. I, Bar. J. Van Valkenburgh, considering the uncertainty of this mortal life, and being of sound and perfect mind and memory, blessed by Almighty God for the same, do make and publish this my last will and testament in manner and form following:
First, It is my will that all my honest debts be paid out of my personal estate.
Secondly, I give and bequeath unto my beloved wife Catherine all my freehold and personal estate, during her widowhood. And further it is my will that after her death or remarriage all my real and personal estate, I give and bequeath unto my eleven children, to be equally divided between them, namely, my five sons, viz't Jacob, Hermin P., Bartley, Francis, & William M., and six daughters, viz, Caroline, Elizabeth, Bata, Jane, Catherina M., and Ledia C., to be as beforesaid equally divided between them.
And lastly, I do hereby appoint my beloved wife Catherine Executrix and my son Hermin P. Executor of this my last Will and Testament...22 May 1827...
[signed] Bar. I. V. Valkenburgh
witnesses: J. L. Richardson, Richard L. Smith, & Horace Hills.
will proved 30 Sep 1821; will recorded 10 Nov 1831.

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Box #211 = Peter M. Valkenburg.
petition filed, 11 Sep 1882
letters admin. = O-224
bond = 11 Sep 1882
inventory filed, 7 Feb 1883
etc.
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widow: Mary J. Valkenburg of Auburn, town of Throop, Cayuga Co., NY.
minor children: Lizzie Valkenburg & Mary Eleanor Valkenburgh.
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inventory
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Administrators bond dated 9 Sep 1882; Mary J. Valkenburg, administrator; John E. Myer of Lenox as principal surety; Charles C. Button of Aubern & Vaughn Sweet of Throop as sureties.
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Frank S. Wright appointed as guardian for Lizzie & Mary Eleanor.

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Box #480 = Maria Van Valkenburg
petition filed, 28 Jul 1904
letters admin. = W-181
decree granting admin. = G-26
bond = G-115
etc.

Laura L. Hickey, administratrix of the estate of Maria Van Valkenburgh late of the city of Auburn.
Persons interested in the estate of said deceased as creditors, legatees, next of kin, sureties on bond, or otherwise:
Gloud C. Wands, cousin, who resides at Syracuse, NY
Sarah Wands, cousin, who resides at Split Rock, NY
Elsie Wands, cousin, who resides at Split Rock, NY
Catherine J. Livingston, cousin, who resides at Collamer, NY
James E. Hickey, bondsman, who resides at Auburn, NY
Michael Murphey, bondsman, who resides at Auburn, NY
Laura L. Hickey, second cousin & administratrix, who resides at Auburn, NY
Elizabeth Van Volkenbergh, sister (now dec'd), who resided at Auburn, NY
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Account of Maria Van Valkenburgh, deceased:
The said deceased died without any estate, real or personal, except a very few articles of wearing apparel. The adminstratrix paid from her own funds all the depts...

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Box #480 = Elizabeth Van Valkenburg
petition filed, 28 Jul 1904
letters admin. = W-182
decree granting admin. = G-27
bond = J-117
etc.

Persons interested in the estate:
Gloud G. Wands, cousin, who resides at Syracuse, NY
Sarah Wands, cousin, who resides at Split Rock, NY
Elsie Wands, cousin, who resides at Split Rock, NY
Catherine J. Livingston, cousin, who resides at Collamir, NY
Laura L. Hickey, second cousin, who resides at Auburn, NY
James E. Hickey, bondsman, who resides at Auburn, NY
Michael Murphy, bondsman, who resides at Auburn, NY.
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Administratrix: Laura L. Hickey.
That the said deceased left no estate real or personal, and that said petitioner has paid all the debts from her own funds, and that this account is pro forma...

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