Re: Where's the probate?

Rich Holmes (Hrholmes@concentric.net)
Tue, 24 Jun 1997 07:32:21 -0400 (EDT)

>I've also found that some counties interfile wills with non-will estates and
>some file them in separate books. Testate - with wills - has an executor and
>intestate - non-wills - has an administrator at least in NYS.

All I know is, the volume in question is described as "General index to
registers of estates, 1806-1920". It's the only estate index shown in the
FHC's locality catalog for Madison County.

- Rich Holmes Morris: FLYING BARK (Newport News)
hrholmes@concentric.net Genealogy: HOLMES (NY,CT), COLLINS (NY,RI),
Newport News, VA / Syracuse, NY BELDEN (NY), YORK (NY,CT), HANSEN (NY),
JOHANSEN (NY), CURRIER (NY,NJ), HAYES (NY)