Will of Abraham Van Vechten - 1833

Van Vechten, Ab(raham). (Albany). Will:

Bequeaths land in Albany on or near Water Street, law library, gold watch, etc.; residue of estate to be sold.

Mentioned: Son Jacob T.B. Van Vechten; son-in-law Walter Van Veghten; grandson Abraham Van Vechten Jr.; daughters Ann (married), Eliza, Gertrude, Harriet Maria; daughter-in-law Mary, widow of deceased son Samuel.

Executors: Son Jacob; nephews Teunis and Abraham S. Van Vechten; friend Jellis Winne. Witnesses: Anthony Van Santvoord of Albany; Wm. McElroy; Calvin T. Hulburd, student-at-law, of Stockholm, N.Y.

[library description] D.S. 3p. Page 3, certificate to probate, January 30, 1837, and, page 4, to record, February 27, 1837, by A(nthony) Blanchard, surrogate, Albany Co. Attached: Grant of probate, January 30, 1837, by A. Blanchard, surrogate. D.S. (printed form) 2p.



Will summary dated March 13, 1833 and printed in an online calendar of the "Van Vechten family papers" at the New York State Library.

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