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Wickizer, Andrew

Male 1769 - 1844


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  • Name  Wickizer, Andrew 
    Born  10 Sep 1769  Montgomery, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    _UID  60283188D12744AA9A03F862237F795D9600 
    Died  21 Feb 1844  Fairfield Co., OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I674  Patty McKinley's Genealogy
    Last Modified  12 Dec 2011 

    Father  Wickizer, Conrad 
    Mother  Rosina 
    Family ID  F252  Group Sheet

    Family  Bennett, Mary Polly,   b. 5 Aug 1770, Luzerne - Wilkes Barre, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1844 
    Married  16 Mar 1792  Luzerne - Wilkes Barre, PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Wickizer, Asa,   b. 14 Aug 1792, Luzerne - Wilkes Barre, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1813, Greenfield Twp - Fairfield Co., OH Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Wickizer, Conrad Oliver,   b. 1794, Luzerne - Wilkes Barre, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1862, Marion Co., OH Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Wickizer, Lydia,   b. 7 Mar 1796, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1874, Canaan Twp - Marion., OH Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Wickizer, Rebecca,   b. 6 Jan 1797, Luzerne - Wilkes Barre, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1843
     5. Wickizer, Wealthy
     6. Wickizer, John Bennett,   b. 17 Sep 1799, Luzerne - Wilkes Barre, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1842, Fairfield Co., OH Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Wickizer, William Bennett,   b. 22 Oct 1801, Luzerne - Wilkes Barre, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1878, McLean Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Wickizer, Hannah,   b. 12 Nov 1803, Luzerne - Wilkes Barre, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1869, Union Twp - Marshall Co., IN Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Wickizer, Mary
     10. Wickizer, Rhoda
     11. Wickizer, Rosanna,   b. 3 Mar 1811, Luzerne - Wilkes Barre, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1850, Hocking Co., OH Find all individuals with events at this location
     12. Wickizer, Asa Bennett,   b. 4 Apr 1813, Fairfield Co., OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1883, Union Twp - Marshall Co., IN Find all individuals with events at this location
     13. Wickizer, Elizabeth
    Family ID  F250  Group Sheet

  • Notes 

    • Will of Andrew Wickizer
      State of Ohio       }
      Fairfield County  }

      Beit remembered that heretofore to wit at a Court of Common Pleas begun and held at the Court house in the County of Fairfield and State of Ohio on the 9th day of March A.D. 1844.  Present Honorables John B. Keilts President Judge, Joseph Stuckey, John Graybill & Wm. McClung Esquires afsociate Judges of said Court.  The following paper writing purporting to be the last will and testament of Andrew Wickizer deceased was produced in Court and offered for Probate to wit..Will.  I Andrew Wickizer of Greenfield Township and Fairfield County and State of Ohio, being in perfect health of body and of perfect mind and memory thanks be given unto God calling into mind the mortality of my body and knowing that it is appointed for all men to die and the time when to we are to die is uncertain I make and ordain this my last will and testament.  That is to say principally and first of all I give and recommend my soul unto hands of Almighty God that gave it, and my body I recommend to the earth to be buried on my farm where my son John now lies, buried on my farm lying south East ____ from northwest corner of my farm on a Ridge.  Item 1 that all my just debts be paid.  I also give and bequeath one half of a quarter of an acre of land or in other words twenty square rods of land or a piece of ground five rods one way and four rods the other so as to take in my son John’s grave in the centere of the tract.  This I give and bequeath to my children and grand children, also a Road leading from Burying Ground one Rod wide due north to the Road on the north boundary of the farm to have the right and privileges at all times to go and come to and from whenever providential events shall make it necefsary to visit the Ground.  I authorize my Executor to sell my Real estate at private sale as preserving the burying ground to the Wickizer family or families that shall remain in Fairfield County, Ohio, and after all my just and honest debts are paid to divide the money arising from my estate real and personal, my will is that it be equally divided among all my children, and as to those sons and daughters that are deceased divide their shares among my grand children of such deceased sons and daughters equally except James Frisby my grandson who has sold his heirship to my Estate some years ago for one Hundred Dollars to my son Asa B. Wickizer and received his pay.  My will is that the one half of his mothers share be paid to my son Asa B. Wickizer, let it be more or lefs and the other half to Sarah Campbell sister to James Frsiby let it be more or lefs.  I reserve the rents and interest and profits arising from my farm to myself and my wife Mary, as long as we shall both live for my use and her use in lieu of her dower.  My will is that my Executors do not bring any charges against my heirs for anything, they might have had, a horse, or a cane(?) or a bed or any other Furniture that they or any of them might have received from my hands in my life time, do not make any account of it, but divide equally among all my heirs, what is left after my debts are all paid - also to bring no claims against Isaac Bennet for rent for living on my place or anything on book?  Let him go clear as heis a poor man.  I do hereby nominate and appoint my son Asa B. Wickizer and John Wright Executors of this my last will and testament hereby authorizing and empowering them to compromise, adjust, release and discharge in such manner as they may deem proper the debts and claims due me,  I do also authorize and empower them to sell at private sale or in such a manner & upon  such terms of credit or otherwise as they may think proper for the benefit of all the heirs and make deeds of purchasers to execute acknowledge and deliver in fee simple.  I do hereby revoke all former wills by me made.  In testimony whereof I have hereinto set my hand and seal this tenth day of July in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty three., 1843.  Andrew Wickizer (seal)  Signed and acknowledged in our presence and signed by us in his presence.  A. Ebright, Wm. Z Kreider.  Thereupon W Z Kreider and Abraham Ebright the two subscribing witnefses to said will being duly sworn in open court deposed and said that at the time said will was executed said testator was of sound and disposing mind memory and understanding of full age and under no restraint.  That he fully understood the tenor and purport thereof.  That they attested it as witnefses of his request in his presence and in the presence of each other.  Thereupon their testimony being reduced to writing and filed it is ordered that said will and probate be duly recorded and Asa B. Wickizer and John Wright the Executors in said will named cause and gave bond in the sum of $6000.  Wit to William wright & William B. Wickizer as sureties and was sworn and the Court appoint Jonathan Coulson, David Brandt and Hezekiah Brooks appraisers of the goods and chattles of the decedent.Attest  A Rudebaugh, clk