[Ontario Surrogate's Records] [Index to Book 5]
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 –
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.
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.
Martin Kendig chosen Guardian of
Marian, William, Elizabeth, Henry, Martin & Margaret Larzelere all under age of 14;
George V. Hazard chosen Guardian of David S. Hazard;
Major Bostic [Bostwick] chosen Guardian of Mary Bostic; 14 October 1811 by Reuben Hart, Surrogate.
Henry Green chosen Guardian of Fredric W. Williams of Middlesex;
Abraham Lain chosen Guardian of John and Hannah Lain, minors
under the age of 14;
Abraham Lain chosen Guardian of Sally Lain, a minor
over age 14 of Middlesex;
Selden Williams chosen Guardian of Jane Maria Williams of Middlesex; 18 March 1812 by Reuben Hart Surrogate
Henry Green chosen Guardian of William H. Williams of Middlesex;
Seth Low chosen Guardian to Amanda E. Williams of Middlesex;
John W. Hedges chosen Guardian of Elizabeth Boots a minor aged above 14, of Benton; 30 March 1812 by Reuben Hart, Surrogate.
Joel Dorman chosen Guardian of William Boots of
Pelamon Curtis appointed guardian of Allin
S., Celesta, Nathaniel & Dyer Loomis;
John Crafts appointed Guardian of Sally Crafts of Gorham;
John Clark chosen Guardian of Arnold Potter of Canandaigua;
Stephen Willcox chosen Guardian of Isaac Springstead
of Benton, a minor over 14 years;
To the Surrogate of the
This may certify that we have made choice of Mr. Charles Cameron for our Guardian during our minority -- & request you to appoint him accordingly –
John Clark the former Guardian of the above named Infants being dead is the reason of appointing a new Guardian for them.
[Charles Cameron chosen Guardian of Penelope C. Potter, William
Potter and Arnold Potter, minors over the age of fourteen years of the town
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
Jeremiah F. Jenkins Junr. Chosen Guardian of John Clark a minor over the age of fourteen of
the town of
Walter Grieve appointed Guardian of Margaret Heslop a minor under the age of 14 of the town of
Azel Ensworth chosen Guardian of Pierpoint Dyer a minor over the age of 14 years;
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
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.
Allen, Calista, Nathaniel & Dyer Loomis [title on a trifold file, no other writing]
Samuel Church chosen Guardian of Louisa Cleveland a minor
over the age of 14 years, of the town of
Israel Brown chosen Guardian of Anna Dean a minor over the
age of 14 years of the town of
Parley Dean appointed Guardian of Betse Dean and
Danford Dean, minors under the age of 14 years of
the town of
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.
Achilles Comstock appointed Guardian of Timothy Adams a minor under the age
of fourteen years, son of ----