[Ontario Surrogate's Records] [Index to Book 5]


Ontario County Wills & Administrations

Book 5 (1809-1814)

Record of Guardianships


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The people of the State of New York by the Grace of God Free and Independent

To Alexander Howard of the town of Snell in the county of Ontario Greetings:

Whereas you have been legally chosen Guardian of Martin Hobart a minor seventeen years old last April of the town of Seneca in the county of Ontario and whereas you have signified your willingness to take upon you the trust and duty of a Guardian as aforesaid by executing jointly with your Surety a bond conditioned that you shall faithfully in all things discharge the duty of a Guardian as aforesaid according to the laws of this State

Now therefore we do allow and appoint you the said Alexander Howard to be Guardian of the said Martin Hobart with such authority and control over the said Martin Hobart and his property real & personal as by law unto a Guardian appointed by the Surrogate doth in any wise appertain

In testimony whereof we have caused Eliphalet Taylor Surrogate of our said County hereunto to set his hand & seal of office at Canandaigua this twenty first day of March A.D. 1810 in the thirty fourth year of our Independence

Eliphalet Taylor

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Ezekiel Sherman of Jerusalem chosen guardian of Marian Wilkinson a minor aged fourteen years the twenty third day of September last, of the town of Jerusalem; 14 June 1810 by Eliphalet Taylor, Surrogate.

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Penelope Potter and William Potter minors above the age of fourteen years having chosen John Clark to be their Guardian and at the consent & request of the mother of Arnold Potter who is under the age of fourteen years; John Clark of Canandaigua chosen to be the Guardian of all three children, all of Middlesex; 23 February 1811 by Eliphalet Taylor, Surrogate.

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Martin Kendig chosen Guardian of Marian, William, Elizabeth, Henry, Martin & Margaret Larzelere all under age of 14; 22 July 1811 by Reuben Hart, Surrogate.

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George V. Hazard chosen Guardian of David S. Hazard; 14 October 1811 by Reuben Hart, Surrogate.

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Major Bostic [Bostwick] chosen Guardian of Mary Bostic; 14 October 1811 by Reuben Hart, Surrogate.

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Henry Green chosen Guardian of Fredric W. Williams of Middlesex; 10 January 1812 by Reuben Hart, Surrogate.

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Abraham Lain chosen Guardian of John and Hannah Lain, minors under the age of 14; 4 March 1812 by Reuben Hart, Surrogate.

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Abraham Lain chosen Guardian of Sally Lain, a minor over age 14 of Middlesex; 4 March 1812 by Reuben Hart, Surrogate.

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Selden Williams chosen Guardian of Jane Maria Williams of Middlesex; 18 March 1812 by Reuben Hart Surrogate

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Henry Green chosen Guardian of William H. Williams of Middlesex; 18 March 1812 by Reuben Hart, Surrogate.

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Seth Low chosen Guardian to Amanda E. Williams of Middlesex; 18 March 1812 by Reuben Hart, Surrogate.

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John W. Hedges chosen Guardian of Elizabeth Boots a minor aged above 14, of Benton; 30 March 1812 by Reuben Hart, Surrogate.

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Joel Dorman chosen Guardian of William Boots of Benton; 25 August 1812 by Reuben Hart, Surrogate.

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Pelamon Curtis appointed guardian of Allin S., Celesta, Nathaniel & Dyer Loomis; 27 September 1812 by Reuben Hart, Surrogate.

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John Crafts appointed Guardian of Sally Crafts of Gorham; 29 December 1812 by Reuben Hart, Surrogate.

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John Clark chosen Guardian of Arnold Potter of Canandaigua; 16 March 1813 by Reuben Hart, Surrogate.

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Stephen Willcox chosen Guardian of Isaac Springstead of Benton, a minor over 14 years; 12 June 1813 by Eliphalet Taylor, Surrogate.

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To the Surrogate of the County of Ontario:

This may certify that we have made choice of Mr. Charles Cameron for our Guardian during our minority -- & request you to appoint him accordingly

July 28, 1813 Penelope C. Potter

Wm Potter

John Clark the former Guardian of the above named Infants being dead is the reason of appointing a new Guardian for them.

July 28, 1813 Eliphalet Taylor Sur.

[Charles Cameron chosen Guardian of Penelope C. Potter, William Potter and Arnold Potter, minors over the age of fourteen years of the town of Canandaigua; 29 July 1813 by Eliphalet Taylor, Surrogate.]

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Eunice Clark chosen Guardian of Eliza S. Clark a minor over the age of fourteen years, and appointed Guardian of Maria Clark under fourteen years of age of the town of Canandaigua; 16 June 1813 by Eliphalet Taylor, Surrogate.

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Jeremiah F. Jenkins Junr. Chosen Guardian of John Clark a minor over the age of fourteen of the town of Canandaigua; 16 June 1813 by Eliphalet Taylor, Surrogate.

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Walter Grieve appointed Guardian of Margaret Heslop a minor under the age of 14 of the town of Seneca; 12 August 1813 by Eliphalet Taylor, Surrogate.

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Azel Ensworth chosen Guardian of Pierpoint Dyer a minor over the age of 14 years; 18 August 1813 by Eliphalet Taylor, Surrogate.

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Consider Bordwell chosen Guardian of Susanna Dyer a minor over the age of 14 years and appointed Guardian of Eliza Dyer a minor under the age of 14 years, both of the town of Middlesex;18 August 813 by Eliphalet Taylor, Surrogate.

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Otis Barden chosen Guardian of Olive Barden, a minor over the age of 14 years, and appointed Guardian of Chauncey Barden, Harriet Barden and James Barden under the age of 14 years of the town of Seneca; 9 September 1813 by Eliphalet Taylor, Surrogate.

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Allen, Calista, Nathaniel & Dyer Loomis [title on a trifold file, no other writing]

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Samuel Church chosen Guardian of Louisa Cleveland a minor over the age of 14 years, of the town of Middlesex; 3 November 1813 by Eliphalet Taylor, Surrogate.

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Israel Brown chosen Guardian of Anna Dean a minor over the age of 14 years of the town of Benton; 1 January 1814 by Eliphalet Taylor, Surrogate.

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Parley Dean appointed Guardian of Betse Dean and Danford Dean, minors under the age of 14 years of the town of Benton; 23 January 1814 by Elphalet Taylor, Surrogate.

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Selden Williams chosen Guardian of John Crafts a minor over the age of fourteen, and appointed Guardian of William Crafts, Charlotte Crafts and Benjamin Crafts, minors under the age of fourteen; 16 February 1814 by Eliphalet Taylor.

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Achilles Comstock appointed Guardian of Timothy Adams a minor under the age of fourteen years, son of ---- Adams late of Ontario county;1 February 1814 by Eliphalet Taylor, surrogate.