14 June 2018

Baptiste Johnson's Last Will And Testament

While looking for my Johnsons in Gallatin County, Illinois, I found a Last Will and Testament for Baptiste Johnson, a former resident of Windsor, Essex County, Ontario, Canada West (Illinois Probate Records, 1819-1988  Gallatin Wills 1849-1859 vol A).

14 June 1856
Proved at Sandwich, Essex County, Canada 
Oath Of John McCrae
Before John Alexander Wilkinson, Esq., Surrogate (Court In Canada)
Proved October 2, 1856

Wife Eliza and William Docker appointed as Executrix and Executor

Name Babtish Johnson
Census 1850
Shawneetown, Gallatin, Illinois, United States
Gender Male
Age 40
Race Mulatto
Race (Original) M
Birth Year (Estimated) 1810
Birthplace Alabama
House Number 112
Babtish Johnson M 40 Alabama
Eliza Johnson F 30 Alabama
Harrison Johnson M 8 Alabama

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