Will of Christopher Hilts

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Submitted by Ejvor Merkley


Schoharie County Wills;
Book A County Court House, Schoharie.
Page 81:

Christopher Hilts, of the town of Schoharie
eldest son: George Hilts
2 sons: George Hilts and Dwal Hilts
eldest daughter: Margaretha Hilts (Note this name is spelled " Margreda")
youngest daughter: Catharine Hilts.
wife: Maria Hilts

Exc: George Hilts, Peter Snider and William Mann.

Date: 23 October 1794
Signed: X(his mark) Christopher Hilts.

Witness: Johannes Lawyer
(and etc.)

Page 84. Surity Bond for the above estate 12 Nov. 1798
Page 86: Inventroy of estate. Sign: George Hilts Jr. & etc.
Bond of George Jr. and Dewald Hilts administration of estate.

Abstracts of wills, letters of admin., letters of guardianship Schoharie County. Vol. 1 & 2 1795 - 1820
page 5. Probate of above will of Christoper Hilts.
Probate date: 12 November 1798.

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