WHITE COUNTY, ILLINOIS INDEX TO PROBATE JOURNAL 1843-1847


ABBREVIATIONS: A=ADMINISTRATOR, E=EXECUTOR, G=GUARDIAN

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1 BAYLEY, JAMES B., DEC'D; BOWDOIN BAYLEY & LEWIS S. BAYLEY-A;
4 OCT 1843-3 JUN 1844.

7 CONN, JOHN, DEC'D; GEORGE GRAHAM-A; 16 OCT 1843-11 NOV 1848.

11 RUDOLPH, JOHN, DEC'D; FREDERICK RUDOLPH & MARY JANE RUDOLPH-E; 14 SEP 1843-29 MAR 1845; BOND, HENRY CHERRY.

16 PATRICK HEIRS; GEORGE PATRICK, G; JAMES A. PATRICK AND JOHN T.
PATRICK MINORS OVER 14; WILLIAM E. PATRICK AND MARTHA PATRICK
MINORS UNDER 14.

17 HUNSINGER, SAMUEL, DEC'D; JOHN M. GRAHAM & ELIJAH HUNSINGER-E;
12 FEB 1844-22 APR 1845. DIED ABOUT 7 FEB 1844; ON 27 JAN 1846
ELIJAH HUNSINGER IS DEAD AND GRAHAM MOVING FROM THE STATE.
LETTERS TESTAMENTARY ARE REVOKED AND WILLIAM M. FUNKHOUSER
APPOINTED ADMINISTRATOR DE BONIS NON.

25 PATTON, BENJAMIN, DEC'D; JAMES PATTON-A; 22 APR 1845-22 APR 1846.

30 SHELBY, REBECCA, DEC'D; JOHN NEVITT-A; 22 OCT 1844-3 MAR 1845.

33 HUNSINGER, ELIJAH, DEC'D; WILLIAM M. FUNKHOUSER-A; 5 MAY 1835 SETTLE. PAY TO HEIRS: MARY FUNKHOUSER, SARAH FUNKHOUSER, PHILLIP G. HUNSINGER, GREENBERY HUNSINGER, JACOB HUNSINGER EQUAL SHARES.

36 HAWTHORN, WILLIAM, DEC'D; ROBERT HAWTHORN-A; 10 SEP 1844-5 MAY 1845; DIED 16 AUG 1844; MRS. FOWLER SWEARS THAT MRS. FANNY HAWTHORN HAS MONEY BELONGING TO ESTATE. DISTRIBUTE TO: JOSEPH HAWTHORN, FANNY HAWTHORN, HEIRS OF BETSY SEXTON, DEC'D; PEGGY FOWLER, ROBERT M. HAWTHORN EQUAL SHARES.

42 ENDICOTT, SAMUEL, DEC'D; CHARLES WHITING-A; 29 OCT 1844; DIED 17 SEP 1844;

48 GOODMAN, JAMES, DEC'D; ROBERT GRAHAM-A; 8 JAN 1842-21 JUN 1845.

53 WILLIAM, THOMAS, DEC'D; ROBERT GRAHAM-A; 1 JUL 1847-21 JUN 1845;
DIED 8 JAN 1842.

56 JONES, HENRY H., DEC'D; DANIEL L. JONES-A; 7 APR 1842-16 JUL 1845; PAY BALANCE TO NANCY JANE JONES ONLY DAUGHTER AND HEIR.

62 WILLIAMS, JOHN, DEC'D; ROLEY WILLIAMS-A; 4 SEP 1843-12 AUG 1845.

65 SMITH, JOHN B., DEC'D; JOHN L. BROOKS-A; 12 AUG 1845 SETTLE.

71 STEWART, ELAM, DEC'D; JOSIAH STEWART-A; 19 JAN 1844-22 AUG 1845.

76 MCALLISTER, JAMES, DEC'D; EDWARD MCALLISTER-A; 18 APR 1844-22 AUG 1845; DIED  2 APR 1844.

84 THRELDKELD, HARVEY, DEC'D; JOSIAH STEWART-A; 3 JUN 1845-20 OCT 1845.

89 MCHENRY, DANIEL, DEC'D; JOHN F. MCHENRY-A; 29 APR 1844-3 NOV 1845.

94 FUNKHOUSER, CALVIN, DEC'D; JOHN HUNSINGER-A; 29 APR 1844-5 DEC 1845; DIED 24 APR 1844.

100 GRAY, WILLIAM RYAN, DEC'D; JAMES HODGES-A; 15 APR 1844-6 DEC 1844.

108 WILMANS, HENRY, CLAIMANT; 16 DEC 1845.

108 STICKNEY, W. H. EXECUTOR FOR C. I. WEED, DEC'D; SERVICES FOR 1 YEAR $4.00.

109 DANIEL, CATHARINE, DEC'D; WILLIAM DANIEL-A; 2 DEC 1839--19 JAN 1846.

109 ROBINSON, MARGARET ET AL, MINOR; EDWIN B. WEBB-G; 4 APR 1846. MARGARET ROBINSON IS A MINOR UNDER 14 AND JAMES S. ROBINSON IS A MINOR OVER 14.

114 STITT, GEORGE, DEC'D; IRA STITT-A; 27 OCT 1843-19 JAN 1846.

119 LAY, JESSE, DEC'D; ISAAC MAJORS-A; 20 SEP 1844-3 JAN 1846; DIED 17 SEP 1844.

122 FIELD, THOMAS, DEC'D; JOHN LAND-A; 21 SEP 1841-1 MAR 1846.

129 WHITNELL, WILLIAM, SR., DEC'D; JOSEPH FRENCH-A 19 FEB 1844-11 MAR 1846; DIED ABOUT 18 DEC 1843; ENTERED AN ORAL WILL WITNESSED BY JOSEPH FRENCH, SAMUEL P. DRIGGERS, AND AMORRILLES O. FRENCH.

130 WHITNELL, TEMPERANCE, WIDOW OF WILLIAM WHITNELL RENOUNCES BEQUEST AND TAKES DOWER. 19 FEB 1844; WITNESS SAMUEL HUGHES.

130 WHITNELL, WILLIAM, DEC'D; SOLOMON CHARLES-ADBN; FORMER ADMINISTRATOR, JOSEPH FRENCH DIED.

137 SHIPLEY, JOHN P., DEC'D; POLLY SHIPLEY-A; 21 JAN 1843-16 MAR 1846.

144 WICKER, THOMAS, DEC'D; THOMAS NEWMAN-A; 21 MAY 1844-25 MAR 1846; DIED 5 DEC 1843.

149 KUYKENDALL, PETER, DEC'D; MARGARET KUYKENDALL-A; 25 SEP 1845-4 MAY 1846; DIED 11 MAY 1845.

155 LOW, DANIEL, DEC'D; JOHN ABSHEAR-A; 23 FEB 1846.

158 LOW, DANIEL, DEC'D; SAMUEL ABSHEAR-ADBN; FORMER ADMINISTRATOR, JOHN ABSHEAR MOVED FROM STATE.

160 COAL, SAMUEL, DEC'D; ROBERT FENTON-A; 16 DEC 1845-4 MAY 1846; DIED 13 DEC 1825.

164 TRAVERS, CHARLES, DEC'D; SAMUEL HUGHES-A; 10 DEC 1844-1 MAY 1846.

168 TRAVERS, CHARLES, DEC'D; JAMES A. TRAVERS-ADBN; NO DATES; SAMUEL HUGHES THE FORMER ADMINISTRATOR DIED.

172 PATRICK, MRS.; GEORGE PATRICK-G; 11 AUG 1845; WILLIAM E. AND MARTHA PATRICK ARE MINORS UNDER 14. JAMES A. AND JOHN G. PATRICK ARE MINORS OVER 14.

180 KERNEY, ELLIOTT, DEC'D; THOMAS KERNEY-A; 16 MAR 1846.

180 FUNKHOUSER, MARIA, MINOR; JOHN HUNSINGER-G; 23 JUL 1846; MINOR UNDER 14, FATHER CALVIN FUNKHOUSER, DEC'D.

181 LUCAS, NANCY JANE, ET AL, MINORS; SOLOMON CHARLES-G; 9 SEP 1846; NANCY J. LUCAS, SARAH F. LUCAS, MARY A. LUCAS & DARCUS W. LUCAS ARE MINORS UNDER 14.

182 LUCAS, DAVID, DEC'D; AQUILLA DAVENPORT-A; 1845; DIED 17 JUN 1845.

194 VINES, JANE, DEC'D; JOEL ABSHEAR-A; 13 OCT 1845; DIED 15 JUL 1845.

201 DRAKE, DAVID, DEC'D; SARAH DRAKE-A; 5 JUN 1845; DIED 15 FEB 1845.

205 THOMAS, WILLIAM M., DEC'D; WILLIAM WHITNELL-A; 30 JAN 1845-18 MAY
1846; DIED 26 JAN 1845. WILLIAM WHITNELL, JR., ADMINISTRATOR OF THE
ESTATE OF WILLIAM M. THOMAS, HAS DIED. LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION REVOKED AND THOMAS CHEIGHTON APPOINTED ADMINISTRATOR DE BONIS NON. AT SETTLEMENT BALANCE TO BE DISTRIBUTED EQUALLY AMONG THE CHILDREN OF WILLIAM THOMAS.

215 HUGHES, SAMUEL, DEC'D; HENR KUYKENDALL-A; 12 NOV 1844-21 AUG 1846; DIED 31 OCT 1844.

213 GOUDY, MADISON L., DEC'D; HENRY P. ANDERSON-A; 22 MAY 1845-SETTLE. DIED 7 DEC 1845.

224 WEED, WILLIAM, DEC'D; SIDNEY CAVE-A; 16 DEC 1845. SIDNEY S. CAVE,
ADMIN-ISTRATOR, IS DECEASED. LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION REVOKED AND JOHN GILLISON APPOINTED ADMINISTRATOR DE BONIS NON.

232 PHILLIPS, ALEXANDER, DEC'D; GEORGE GRAHAM-A; 26 NOV 1844-5OCT 1846; DIED 13 NOV 1844.

243 CALKINS, JOEL S., DEC'D; AQUILLA M. PUNTNEY-A; 24 OCT 1845; DIED 24 SEP 1845.

249 POOL, THOMAS, DEC'D; LUCINDA POOL-A; 9 DEC 1845; DIED 29 NOV 1845; ORDERED THAT ADMINISTRIX RETAIN ONE THIRD AS HER OWN SHARE AND DISTRIBUTE BALANCE AMONG CHILDREN.

255 CRAW, RICHARD S., DEC'D; AHART STALEY-A; 9 OCT 1846 SETTLE; DIED 22 MAY 1845.

261 BLACKFORD, JAMES M.; ESTHER MCDANIEL AND SARAH MCDANIEL ARE MINORS UNDER 21. ESTHER OVER 14. SHE CHOSE NATHANIEL BLACKFORD-GUARDIAN. SARAH UNDER 14. NATHANIEL BLACKFORD APPOINTED HER GUARDIAN.

261 KUYKENDALL, JAMES, MINOR; AHART S. STALEY-G; 28 OCT 1846; JAMES
KUYKENDALL MINOR OVER 14. CHOSE AHART S. STALEY GUARDIAN.

262 HAYNES, JAMES C., DEC'D; HENRY F. DELANCY-A; 2 NOV 1846; ORDERED THAT HENRY F. DELANCY, ADMINISTRATOR OF ESTATE OF JAMES C. HAYNES PAY TO SARAH HAYNES (WIDOW) $29.87.

262 COOK, STEPHEN, DEC'D; HENRY DOUGLASS-A; 25 JUN 1845; DIED 13 JUNE 1845.

270 WILSON, LEMUEL M., DEC'D; PETER KERSHAW-A; 16 FEB 1846; DIED 24 DEC 1845. MARY ANN WILSON WIDOW OF LEMUEL WILSON.

281 MCMURTY, HENRY, DEC'D; JAMES H. MCMURTY-A; 1 JUL 1843.

287 CHAPMAN, DANIEL, DEC'D; WILLIAM F. STEWART-A; 15 OCT 1845; DIED 11 SEP 1842; ORDERED THAT ADMINNISTRATOR PAY WIDOW $14.79 BEING HER ONE THIRD. THE REMAINDER DIVIDED EQUALLY AMONG CHILDREN.

291 RICE, JAMES H., DEC'D; ANNA RICE-A; 29 JAN 1845; DIED 17 JAN 1845; ANNA RICE WIDOW OF JAMES H. RICE.

300 DOSHER, EMANUEL, DEC'D; GEORGE PATRICK-A; 11 JUL 1846; DIED 30 JUN 1846.

303 CATLIN, REUBEN, DEC'D; ABRAHAM CATLIN & THADDIUS R. TEACHNER-A; 2 FEB 1846; DIED 29 JAN 1846; PAY ONE THIRD OF BALANCE TO WIDOW AND DISTRIBUTE REMAINDER AMONG HEIRS EQUALLY.

309 ONEAL, HEZEKIAH, DEC'D; JAMES ONEAL-A; 17 NOV 1845; DIED 7 NOV 1845; PAY BALANCE TO CHILDREN.

313 OVERFIELD, ABNER, DEC'D; JOHN BOYER-A; 24 JAN 1845; DIED 17 JAN 1845.

319 JONES, NANCY, MINOR; AHART S. STALEY-G; 18 JAN 1847; NANCY JONES, INFANT DAUGHTER OF HENRY H. JONES, UNDER 14. STALEY APPOINTED GUARDIAN AT SUGGESTION OF GRANDMOTHER.

320 GARRETT, SARAH, DEC'D; JOHN LONG-A; 8 FEB 1847-SETTLE; DIED 29 DEC 1844.

324 DAVENPORT, JAMES, DEC'D; SOLOMON CHARLES-A; 16 MAR 1846; DIED 12 MAR 1846.

332 WHITNELL, WILLIAM, DEC'D; PETER KERSHAW-A; 1 JUN 1846.

344 RUDOLPH, EDMUND, MINOR; FREDERICK L. RUDOLPH-G; 5 FEB 1847. ON 27 FEB 1847, GUARDIAN REPORTED HE ONLY FOUND 2 FEATHERBEDS & BEDDING BELONGLING TO HIS WARD AND DEBTS AMOUNTING TO $48. GUARDIAN ORDERED TO SELL PROPERTY AND APPLY PROCEEDS TOWARD DEBTS. SOLD FOR $22.00.

345 COULTER, ROBERT, DEC'D; PATSY COULTER-A; 16 JUN 1846; DIED 28 MAY 1846. PATSY COULTER, WIDOW.

358 CARUTH, ASBERRY, DEC'D; WILLIAM SMITH-A; 12 MAR 1846-24 MAR 1847; DIED15 FEB 1846.

364 CARTER, JOHN S., DEC'D; WILLIAM UPTON & MILES CARTER-A; 30 DEC 1845-24 APR 1847; DIED 20 DEC 1845.

369 TAYLOR, MERRITT, DEC'D; THOMAS SCOTT-A; 7 APR 1845; DIED 7 APR 1845.

380 BURROUGH, REBECCA, DEC'D; ELI STEWARD-A; 3 MAR 1846-3 MAY 1847. DISTRIBUTE BALANCE TO MARY JANE SMITH, FORMERLY M. J. FURNIMAN, NANCY STEWART, ELIZABETH FURNIMAN, LORENZY FRENCH (GRANDSON TO DECEASED), MARY ALLISON DAUGHTER, AND GEORGE STANLY, SON.

388 WATKINS, STEPHEN, DEC'D; ADAM C. HUNSINGER-A; 23 JUL 1846-2 JUN 1847; DIED 13 JUL 1846.

391 PHIPPS, JOHN, GUARDIAN, FOR HEIRS OF JOHN STUM, DEC'D; 29 APR 1847; MINORS DREW B. STUM AND ADAM Y. STUM; DELANEY, H. F. ET AL SECURITIES PETITIONING TO BE DISCHARGED FROM LIABILITY.

392 STRONG, GEORGE W., DEC'D; AHART S. STAYLEY-A; 28 MAY 1845-22 JUN 1847; DIED 7 APR 1845.

397 ALLISON, WILLIAM, DEC'D; ALEXANDER PHILLIPS-A; 22 MAR 1841; ALEXANDER PHILLIPS HAS DIED. GEORGE GRAHAM APPOINTED ADMINISTRATOR DE BONIS NON.

403 SULLIVAN LEWIS, DEC'D; GEORGE HUNSINGER-A; 20 OCT 2845-7 AUG 1847; DIED 25 SEP 1845.

407 TAYLOR, MERRITT, DEC'D; THOMAS SCOTT-A; 7 JUN 1847; ORDER TO COMPOUND.

409 CHAPPEL, COMSTOCK, DEC'D; JAMES READ-A; 27 DEC 1841; JAMES READ DIED & JOHN PHIPPS APPOINTED ADMINISTRATOR DE BONIS NON.

415 GARRISON, JAMES, DEC'D; JOSEPH GARRISON-E; 16 JUN 1845-3 SEP 1847.

420 GOSSETTS, ABRAHAM, DEC'D; DANIEL WALTERS-A; 7 JUN 1845-5 OCT 1847; DIED 22 MAY 1845.

420 WILSON, LEMUEL, DEC'D; PETER KERSHAW-A; 4 OCT 1847; ORDER TO COMPOUND.

423 DINNEL, PLEASANT, DEC'D; SAMUEL BOWMAN-A; 23 SEP 1845-5 OCT 1847; DIED 11 SEP 1845.

427 RICE, ABEL, DEC'D; TOLIVER G. & ALLEN M. RICE-A; 21 FEB 1846-5 OCT 1847; DIED 18 FEB 1846.

435 PHILLIPS, BARBARY, DEC'D; JOSEPH RUNNELS-A; 28 JUL 1846.

441 BRADBERRY, JESSE, DEC'D; EDWARD MCALLISTER-A; 5 FEB 1845-6 OCT 1847.

447 BRADBERRY, LUCINDA, DEC'D; EDWARD MCALLISTER-A; 15 OCT 1845-6OCT 1847; DIED 12 OCT 1845.

454 JAMISON, WHITFIELD, DEC'D; WESLEY JAMISON-A; 24 JUN 1846-3 JAN 1848; DIED 5 MAY 1846.

459 WILLIAMS, AARON, DEC'D; NOAH MCFADDEN-A; 2 JUL 1847-23 JUL 1847; DIED 8 JUN 1847.

466 CHISM, JOHN, DEC'D; WILLIAM CHISM-E; 6 MAR 1848 SETTLE. DIED 21 OCT 1845.

474 HUGHES, THOMAS, DEC'D; SAMUEL HUGHES-A; 18 JAN 1844. GEORGE GILBERT SAID SAMUEL HUGHES DIED. GEORGE GILBERT APPOINTED ADMINISTRATOR DE BONIS NON.

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