Person:Aaron Writer (1)

Aaron Writer
d.25 Apr 1855
m. 8 SEP 1772
  1. Margaret Writer1774 - 1815
  2. Aaron Writer1776 - 1855
  3. Elizabeth Writer1778 - 1865
  4. Anna Writer1781 - 1781
  5. Nancy Anna Writer1781 - 1848
  6. Eleanor Writer1784 - 1870
  7. Rebecca Writer1786 - 1838
  8. Nancy Writer1787 -
  9. Jasper Writer, Jr. - 1841
  10. John Falter Writer1789 -
  11. John T. Writer1792 -
m. 24 Aug 1796
  1. Sarah Writer1797 - 1823
  2. Catharine Ann Writer1799 - 1851
  3. Eve Writer1800 -
  4. Jasper A. Writer1801 - 1855
  5. Jemima Writer1802 - 1847
  6. Jane Writer1804 - 1885
  7. Margaret Writer
  8. Elizabeth M. Writer1805 - 1845
  9. Isaac V. Writer
  10. Eleanor Writer1808 - 1897
  11. Matthew M. Writer - 1897
  12. Matthew McKeeby Writer1809 - 1897
  13. Aaron Kortright Writer1811 - 1871
  14. John F. Writer - 1891
  15. John Falter Writer1812 - 1891
  16. Elizabeth Writer1814 - 1886
  17. Isaac Van Allen Writer1816 - 1862
  18. Benjamin Newkirk Writer1817 - 1890
  • HAaron Kortright Writer1776 - 1855
  • WEleanor Brink1773 - 1817
m. aft 1817
Facts and Events
Name[1][3][4] Aaron Writer
Gender Male
Birth[1] 25 Apr 1776 Mount Hope, Orange, New York, United States
Marriage 24 Aug 1796 to Elizabeth McKeeby
Marriage aft 1817 to Eleanor Brink
Will[3] 25 JAN 1851 Mount Hope, Orange, New York, United States
Death? 25 Apr 1855
Probate[3] 11 JUL 1855 Goshen (town), Orange, New York, United Statespetition filed by his son
Probate[3][4] 4 SEP 1855 Goshen (town), Orange, New York, United Stateswill proved

Aaron Writer settled on a part of his father's estate[2] and followed the occupation of his father (farming).[1]

References
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Biography of Theodore Writer M.D., in Ruttenber, Edward Manning, and Lewis H Clark. History of Orange County, New York: with illustrations and biographical sketches of many of its pioneers and prominent men. (Philadelphia: Everts & Peck, 1881), before 179.
  2. Ruttenber, Edward Manning, and Lewis H Clark. History of Orange County, New York: with illustrations and biographical sketches of many of its pioneers and prominent men. (Philadelphia: Everts & Peck, 1881), 506.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 New York. Surrogate's Court (Orange County). Probate records, 1787-1916 ; Index to Surrogate's records, 1787-1941. (Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1970), Wills, V: 8–15, FHL #835428 (image 22–25 of 247).

    Dated 25 January 1851. Aaron Writer, of Town of Mount Hope, Orange Co., New York, bequeaths to sons Jasper A., Mathew M., Aaron K., and John F.; daughters Eve Huff (wife of Daniel Huff), Jane Shay (wife of Benjamin Shay), Eleanor Van Allen (wife of Cornelius Van Allen), and Elizabeth Allen (wife of William Allen); and unspecified grandchildren (the heirs of “deceased” daughters Sarah Cortright, Catharine Vandemark, Jemima Depew, Margaret Van Tuyle). Sons Isaac V. and Benjamin N. were given their share of property in a previous article of agreement dated in late 1850/early 1851, and held by Stephen C. Writer. Ex. John F. Writer. Witnesses John K. Davis and David Hulse (both of Mount Hope).

    John F. Writer petitioned the court on 11 July 1855. Afterward citations were sent to the heirs. The will was proved 4 September 1855 by both witnesses. David Hulse said that he was the one who drew up and wrote the will for Aaron.

  4. 4.0 4.1 New York. Surrogate's Court (Orange County). Probate records, 1787-1916 ; Index to Surrogate's records, 1787-1941. (Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1970), Letters of testamentary, C: 276, FHL #836341 (image 293 of 648).

    Will of Aaron Writer proved on 4 September 1855 before James W. Fowler, at Goshen. The deceased was an inhabitant of Mount Hope. Administration was granted solely to John F. Writer.