Probate Records from Special Collections available for research

Last updated August 9, 2013

Albert, Pierre (Rev.). 
Will (1806), 3 pages. St. Esprit Church Records. 

Ashley, Emma, R. 
Will (1923), 6 pages. William S. Deyoe Family Papers.

Bevier, Abraham. 
List of articles sold at vendue (1774), 20 pages. Hendricus DuBois Family Papers. Click here to view image.
Will. (1763, 1771), 9 pages. Hendricus DuBois Family Papers. 

Bevier, Benjamin H. 
Will (1773). 1 page. Benjamin H. Bevier Family Papers.

Bevier, David.
Will and Probate (1822), 5 pages. Louis Bevier Family Papers: Rutgers Collection
Statement of Personal Property (Inventory) (1822), 7 pages. Louis Bevier Family Papers: Rutgers Collection. 
Will (1821), 5 pages. Louis Bevier Family Papers: Rutgers Collection.

Bevier, Elizabeth.
Estate Inventory (taken by Hylah Hasbrouck) (undated) 3 pages. Copy.

Bevier, Esther.
Will (1772), 5 pages. Philip DuBois Bevier Family Papers. Will and Probate (1772, 1790), 6 pages. Philip DuBois Bevier Family Papers.

Bevier (Beviere), Louis.
Will (1715), 4 pages. Louis Bevier Papers. Written in Dutch. Translation available. Click here to view image.
Will (1720), 6 pages. Louis Bevier Family Papers: Rutgers Collection. Written in Dutch. Number of pages includes translation taken from "Bevier Family in America " by Kenneth E. Hasbrouck. 

Bevier, Louis.
Estate Inventory (ca.1770), 3 pages. Louis Bevier Family Papers: Rutgers Collection. 
Estate Inventory (1773-1777), 40 pages. Louis Bevier Family Papers: Rutgers Collection

Bevier, Louis. 
Estate Inventory (1827), 6 pages. Louis Bevier Family Papers: Rutgers Collection. 
Will and Probate (1826), 6 pages. Louis Bevier Family Papers: Rutgers Collection.

Bevier, Margrietje. 
Will (1793), 6 pages. Hendricus DuBois Family Papers. Click here to view image.
Will (1796),

Bevier, Maria. 
Will and Probate (1860), 3 pages. Louis Bevier Family Papers: Rutgers Collection.
Will and Letters Testamentary (1853), 4 pages. Louis Bevier Family Papers: Rutgers Collection

Bevier, Nathaniel.
Estate Inventory (1796), 4 pages. Roelof J. and Ezekiel Elting Family Papers. There are four copies of this document.

Bevier, Samuel.
Will (1750, 1772), 5 pages. Hendricus DuBois Family Papers. Click here to view image.

Booth, Benjamin. 
Estate Inventory (1783), 8 pages. Jesse Booth Family Papers. 

Booth, Benjamin.
Estate Account (1785), 5 pages. Jesse Booth Family Papers. 

Booth, Joshua. 
Estate Account (1787-1791), 2 pages. Jesse Booth Family Papers. 

Brinckerhoff, George C.
Will (1847), 2 pages. George C. Brinckerhoff Probate Records. 

Brodhead, Daniel. 
Will (1759), 2 pages. Louis Bevier Family Papers: Rutgers Collection.

Brodhead, Dinah. 
Will (1849), 4 pages. Peter and Josiah P. LeFevre Family Papers.
Estate Inventory (1854), 10 pages. Peter and Josiah P. LeFevre Family Papers. 

Cannon, Cornelia M.
Estate Appraisal (1930), 12 pages. William S. Deyoe Family Papers. 

Catlin, John. 
Will (1769), 3 pages. David and Pierce Catlin Family Papers.

Chevalier, Jesee. 
Will (1689), 3 pages. Document in French. Handwritten translation available. Number of pages includes translation. Click here to view image.

Countryman, Peter. 
Will (1867), 3 pages. Louis Bevier Family Papers: Wright Collection.

Coutant, Henry. 
Will and Probate (1832-1833), 4 pages.

Crispell, Henry S.
Letters Testamentary (1930), 2 pages. Bernard/Crispell Family Papers. 

Crispell, Jane A.
Will and Probate (1899, 1904), 6 pages. Bernard/Crispell Family Papers.

Crispell, Sarah. 
Will (1816), 1 page. John Butler Coles Tappan Family Papers.

Curtice, Benjamin. 
Vendue List (1785), 3 pages. Jesse Booth Family Papers. 

DeWitt, Hillitje. 
Estate Inventory (1807), 7 pages. Copy.

DeWitt, Tjerck. 
Will and Probate (1753, 1762), 12 pages. Philip DuBois Bevier Family Papers. Click here to view image.

Deyo, Henry (Hendricus) 
Will (1724), 3 pages. Copy. Written in French. Translation available. Click here to view image.

DuBois, Abraham. 
Memorandum of Property (undated), 1 page. Daniel and Simon DuBois Family Papers. 

DuBois, Andries. 
Letters Testamentary (1911), 2 pages. Stillwell/Johnson Family Papers. 

DuBois, Cornelius. 
Bill of Vendue (1789), 1 page. Copy. 

DuBois, Daniel. 
Will (1747), 4 pages. Daniel and Simon DuBois. 

DuBois, Daniel.
Will (1810, 1825), 6 pages. Daniel and Simon DuBois Family Papers. 
Will (1810), 3 pages. Mary DuBois Berry Family Papers. 

DuBois, Daniel. 
Auction List (1832), 9 pages. Daniel and Simon DuBois Family Papers. 

DuBois, Hendricus.
List of articles sold at vendue (1792), 15 pages. Hendricus DuBois Family Papers. 

DuBois, Henry G.
Estate Inventory (undated), 13 pages. Garret and Roelof DuBois Family Papers. 

DuBois, Margaret.
Will (1784, 1803), 4 pages. Josiah DuBois Family Papers.

DuBois, Cornelius, Junior. 
Estate Inventory (1816), 16 pages. Josiah DuBois Family Papers. 

DuBois, Cornelius Bruyn. 
Estate Inventory (1819), 2 pages.
Estate Inventory (1819), 3 pages. 
Estate Inventory (1825), 1 pages. 
Estate Inventory (1825), 2 pages.
Estate Statement (1828), 2 pages. 

DuBois, Judith and Dinah. 
Estate Inventory (undated, ca. early-mid 19th c.), 7 pages. Petrus DuBois Family Papers. 

DuBois, Mariah(?). 
Vendue List (1839), 9 pages. Roelof J. and Ezekiel Elting Family Papers. 

DuBois, Mary E.
Will (1910), 4 pages Nathaniel and Isaac DuBois Family Papers. 
Will (1913), 3 pages. Nathaniel and Isaac DuBois Family Papers. 
Will (1929), 2 pages. Nathaniel and Isaac DuBois Family Papers. 

DuBois, Mathusalem. 
Will and Codicil (1815, 1820), 2 pages. Hendricus DuBois Family Papers. Click here to view image.

DuBois, "Mrs." 
Estate Schedule (undated, ca. 1860-1900), 3 pages. Josiah DuBois Family Papers. 

DuBois, Nathaniel. 
Will (1848), 3 pages. Nathaniel and Isaac DuBois Family Papers. 

DuBois, Philip. 
Clothing Inventory (ca. 1764), 3 pages. Louis Bevier Family Papers: Rutgers Collection. 
Will (1764). Philip DuBois Bevier Family Papers. Item is too fragile to be copied. Only first page is available in copy form. Click here to view image.

DuBois, Simon.
Will (1756), 3 pages. Daniel and Simon DuBois Family Papers. 

DuBois, Simon. 
Will (1787, 1799), 7 pages. Daniel and Simon DuBois Family Papers. 

DuBois, Solomon. 
List of articles sold at vendue (1759), 4 pages. Hendricus DuBois Family Papers. Document in Dutch. No translation currently available. 
Will (1759), 13 pages. Daniel and Simon DuBois Family Papers. Includes newspaper fragments as cover pages. 

Dunn, George. 
Will (1847, 1851), 4 pages. Dunn Family Papers. 
Estate Inventory (1851), 5 pages. Dunn Family Papers. 

Dunn, Margaret.
Will (1789), 2 pages. Dunn Family Papers. 

Dunn, Mary. 
Will (1790), 2 pages. Dunn Family Papers. 

Dunn, Matthew.
Vendue List (1847), 1 page. Dunn Family Papers. Writing very faint and barely legible. 

Dunn, Walter. 
Will (1892), 2 pages. Dunn Family Papers. 

Elting, Ezekiel. 
Will (1836, 1843), 13 pages. Roelof J. and Ezekiel Elting Family Papers. 

Elting, Henry. 
Estate Inventory (1810), 4 pages. Henry Deyo Elting Family Papers. Original in very poor condition. Shows signs of water damage. 

Elting, John. 
Will (1826), 2 pages. John Winfield Deyo Papers. 
Will and Probate (1826, 1827), 5 pages. John Winfield Deyo Papers. 
Estate Inventory (1827), 6 pages. John Winfield Deyo Papers. 

Elting, Josiah. 
Will (1767, 1784), 12 pages. Roelof J. and Ezekiel Elting Family Papers. 

Elting, Julia M. 
Estate Inventory (1889), 5 pages. Henry Deyo Elting Family Papers. 

Elting, Mary.
Estate Inventory (1801), 1 page. Roelof J. and Ezekiel Elting Family Papers. 

Elting, Philip.
Will (1829), 3 pages. 

Elting, Rachel G. 
Estate Inventory (1911), 16 pages. 

Elting, Roelof J. 
Estate Inventory (1795), 3 pages. Roelof J. and Ezekiel Elting Family Papers. 
Estate Inventory (1795), 9 pages. Roelof J. and Ezekiel Elting Family Papers. 
List of items sold at vendue (1795), 1 page. Garret and Roelof DuBois Family Papers. 

Eltinge, Petrus.
Will (1755), 3 pages. Louis Bevier Family Papers: Rutgers Collection. Evans, Oliver. 
Estate Inventory (1829), 2 pages. Oliver Evans Probate Records. 

Freer, Garret.
Estate Inventory (1804), 5 pages. Garret Freer Family Papers. Click here to view image.
Will (1804), 3 pages. Garret Freer Family Papers. Articles of Sale (1805), 3 pages. Garret Freer Family Papers. Click here to view image.
Estate Inventory (1805), 6 pages. Garret Freer Family Papers. 
List of Articles sold at Vendue (1805), 1 page. Garret Freer Family Papers. 
Vendue List (1805), 12 pages. Garret Freer Family Papers. 

Freer, Jane. 
Will (1849). 1 page. Deyo Family Papers. 

Freer, Margaret.
Will (1812), 2 pages. Peter and Josiah P. LeFevre Family Papers. 

Freer, Mary. 
Will (1805), 2 pages. Garret Freer Family Papers. 

Freer, Zacharius. 
Will (1815), 5 pages. Copy. 

Frint, Henry.
Will (1838), 4 pages. 

Gale, Abigail. 
Estate Inventory (1841), 2 pages. Abigail Gale Family Papers. 
Memorandum and Appraisal (1841), 2 pages. Abigail Gale Family Papers. 
Will (1841), 3 pages. Abigail Gale Family Papers. 

Gerow, Daniel. 
Letters of Administration (1791), 2 pages. Gerow Family Papers. 
Estate Inventory (1791), 7 pages. Gerow Family Papers. 

Gerow, Elizabeth. 
Estate Inventory (1816), 5 pages. Will (1816), 1 page. Gerow Family Papers. 

Goetschius, Mauritus.
Will (undated), 3 pages. 

Griffin, Martin. 
Estate Inventory (1787), 2 pages. Copy.

Hanford , Theophilus. 
Estate Inventory (1811), 3 pages. Theophilus Hanford Family Papers. Hanmore, John.
Estate Inventory (1796-1797), 2 pages. Theophilus Hanford Family Papers. 

Hardenbergh, Alexander. 
Estate Inventory (1818), 2 pages. Cornelius T. Jansen Family Papers. 

Hasbrouck, Benjamin.
Will (1747), 4 pages. Copy. Written in French. No translation currently available. 

Hasbrouck, Benjamin. 
Will (1796, 1797), 7 pages. Hasbrouck, Benjamin. Will and Probate (1811, 1827), 4 pages. 

Hasbrouck, Francis. 
Will (1789), 4 pages. Francis Hasbrouck Papers. 

Hasbrouck, Hylah.
Estate Inventory (undated, ca. 1874), 2 pages. Copy.
Will (portion, undated), 2 pages. Copy.
Will (1871), 7 pages. Copy.
Will (1869), 4 pages. Copy.
Will (1868), 3 pages. Copy.
Will (1863), 3 pages. Copy.

Hasbrouck, Jacob.
Will (1732), 4 pages. Copy. Written in French. Translation available. Click here to view image.
Will (1747), 6 pages. Copy. Written in French. Separate 2-paged 1747 will probated 1760 available from "The Hasbrouck Family in America" by Kenneth E. Hasbrouck. 

Hasbrouck, Jacob.
Estate Inventory (1806), 12 pages. Copy.
Will (1747), 4 pages. Copy. Written in Dutch. Separate 2-paged 1747 will probated 1760 available in translation from "The Hasbrouck Family in America" by Kenneth E. Hasbrouck. 

Hasbrouck, Jacob, Jr.
Will (1776, 1806), 3 pages. Copy.

Hasbrouck, Jannetje. 
Will (1807), 4 pages. John Winfield Deyo Papers. 

Hasbrouck, Jean. 
Will (1712, 1714), 11 pages. Copy. Written in Dutch. Number of pages includes 3-page translation taken from "The Hasbrouck Family in America" by Kenneth E. Hasbrouck. Click here to view image.

Hasbrouck, John.
Will (1770), 6 pages. 

Hasbrouck, Josiah.
Will and Codicil (1817, 1826), 7 pages. Copy. Will (1817, 1821), 8 pages. Copy. Estate Inventory (1884), 21 pages. Copy.
Will and Codicil (1817, 1821), 7 pages. Copy. 

Hasbrouck, Levi.
Will (1860), 7 pages. Copy.Will (1860), 5 pages. Copy. Estate Inventory (undated, ca. 1861), 5 pages. Copy. 

Hasbrouck, Mary. 
Will (1729), 2 pages. Written In French. Translation available. Click here to view image.

Hasbrouck, Moses. 
Letters of Administration (1866), 2 pages. Wilhelmus and Moses Hasbrouck Family Papers. 

Hasbrouck, Richard E. 
Estate Inventory (1874), 9 pages. Daniel R. Hasbrouck Papers. 

Hood, William. 
Receipt and Bill of Sale (1773), 2 pages. Roelof J. and Ezekiel Elting Family Papers. 

Howell, John. 
Will (1868), 7 pages. 
John B. Howell Family Papers. 

Jansen, Cornelius T.
Estate Inventory (1796), 9 pages. Cornelius T. Jansen Family Papers.List of articles sold at public vendue (1797), 1 page. Cornelius T. Jansen   Family Papers.

Jansen, Elsie.
Estate Inventory (1844), 5 pages. Johannes J. and Augustus Jansen Family Papers. 

Jansen, J.H.
Estate Inventory (1764), 2 pages. Johannes J. and Augustus Jansen Family Papers. 

Jansen, Johannis. 
Estate Inventory (1803), 15 pages. Johannes J. and Augustus Jansen Family Papers 
List of household furniture (1803), 4 pages. Johannes J. and Augustus Jansen Family Papers. 

Jansen, John H. 
Will (1840), 2 pages. Jansen Hasbrouck Papers. 

Lowrie, Walter. 
Will (1864, 1870), 4 pages. Walter and Jonathan C. Lowrie Family Papers. 

Lowrie, Walter. 
Estate Inventory (1869), 5 pages. Walter and Jonathan C. Lowrie Family Papers. 

Kiersted, John. 
Will (1885), 3 pages. Kiersted Family Papers. 

Krings, Philip. 
Vendue List (1773), 7 pages. VerNooy Family Papers. 

Lattin, Jonathan A. 
Estate Inventory (1821), 6 pages. 
Estate Inventory (undated, ca. 1825), 2 pages. Daniel and Simon DuBois Family Papers. 

LeFevre, Andries. 
Will (undated, early 19th century), 2 pages. Solomon DuBois Family Papers. 

LeFevre, Catherine. 
Will (portion, undated, early 19th century), 1 pages. Peter and Josiah P. LeFevre Family Papers. 

LeFeve, Daniel. 
Will (1784, 1800), 4 pages. Peter and Josiah P. LeFevre Family Papers 

LeFevre, Daniel. 
Estate Inventory (1839), 12 pages. Garret Freer Family Papers.

LeFevre, Ellen. 
Will (1885, 1888), 6 pages. Peter and Josiah P. LeFevre Family Papers. 

LeFevre, Isaac. 
Vendue List (1793), 11 pages. Peter and Josiah P. LeFevre Family Papers.

LeFevre, Jane Hasbrouck. 
Estate Inventory (undated, ca. 1925), 10 pages. Peter and Josiah P. LeFevre Family Papers. 

LeFevre, Johannis. 
Will (1831), 4 pages. Garret Freer Family Papers. 

LeFevre, Johannis. 
Will (undated, 19th century), 3 pages. Garret and Roelof DuBois Family Papers. 

LeFevre, Josiah P.
Estate Inventory (1893), 6 pages. Peter and Josiah P. LeFevre Family Papers. 

Light, Lemuel. 
Will and probate (1813, 1826), 4 pages. Gerow Family Papers. 
Estate Inventory (1823), 2 pages. Gerow Family Papers 
Vendue List (1823), 7 pages. Gerow Family Papers. 

Louw, Solomon. 
Estate Inventory (1794), 1 page. 

Mesmer, Virginia. 
Will (1913), 2 pages. St. Esprit Church Records. 

Perkins, Ebenezer. 
Will (1795), 3 pages. Ebenezer Perkins Family Papers. 
Will and Probate (1795, 1797), 4 pages. Ebenezer Perkins Family Papers. 

Perkins, Henry. 
Will (1850, 1852), 4 pages. Ebenezer Perkins Family Papers. 

Potter, Benjamin E. 
Will and Probate (1831, 1833), 4 pages. John Winfield Deyo Papers. There are two copies of this document. 

Relyea, William. 
Will (1828), 2 pages. Peter and Josiah P. LeFevre Family Papers. 

Shut, Elizabeth .
Estate Inventory (1790), 3 pages. Roelof J. and Ezekiel Elting Family Papers. 
Memorandum of Goods sold at Public Vendue (1782), 3 pages. Roelof J. and Ezekiel Elting Family Papers. 

Sloat, Jonas. 
Will (1819), 2 pages. Copy. 

Smedes, Mathew. 
Will (1806, 1811), 5 pages. Johannes J. and Augustus Jansen Family Papers. 

Smith, Oscar.
Will (1876, 1879), 3 pages. Abigail Gale Family Papers. 

Stilwell, Sarah. 
Will (1905), 3 pages. Stillwell/Johnson Family Papers. 

Storry, Blandina. 
Will (1865), 6 pages. Vreeland Family Papers. 
Estate Inventory (1868), 16 pages. Vreeland Family Papers. 
Letters Testamentary (1868), 1 page. Vreeland Family Papers. 

Tebanin, Jean. 
Will (1719), 2 pages. Document in French. Translation available. (Number of pages includes translation). Click here to view image.
Will (1730), 3 pages. Document in French. Translation available. (Number of pages includes translation). 

Terwilliger, Haramis. 
Will (1821, 1835), 4 pages. 

Tillson, Oliver J. 
Will (1894-1895), 5 pages. Oliver J. Tillson Family Papers. 
Letters of Administration (1898), 1 page. Oliver J. Tillson Family Papers. 

Unidentified. 
Vendue List (1773), 3 pages. Roelof J. and Ezekiel Elting Family Papers. 

Unidentified. 
Estate Inventory (undated), Copy.

Unidentified. 
House Inventory and Appraisal (undated), 6 pages. Copy.

Unidentified, probably Elizabeth Bevier. 
Memorandum of things taken by Ann Bevier (undated), 1 page. Copy. 

Unidentified. 
Will (1741), 3 pages. Miscellaneous Papers: Jeanne Klebsattel Collection. 

Unidentified, possibly Elsie Jansen. 
Estate Inventory (undated, ca. 1844), 4 pages. Johannes J. and Augustus Jansen Family Papers. 

Unidentified. 
Memorandum of Estate (1812-1833), 11 pages. Deyo Family Papers. Vendue List (undated, early 19th century), 5 pages. Deyo Family Papers. 

Van Sickle, Cornelius Deyo. 
Will (1882), 4 pages. Cornelius Deyo Van Sickle Papers. 

Varick, Abraham. 
Will (undated), 2 pages. Copy.

Varick, Laura T. Hasbrouck. 
Will (1884), 4 pages.Copy. House Inventory and Appraisal (1925), 4 pages. Copy.
VerNooy family. 
Estate Inventory (1768), 9 pages. VerNooy Family Papers. 

VerNooy, Abraham. 
Estate Inventory (1801), 14 pages. VerNooy Family Papers. 

VerNooy, Annatie. 
Will (1781), 3 pages. VerNooy Family Papers. 

VerNooy, Jacob. 
Estate Inventory (1780), 11 pages. VerNooy Family Papers. 

Vreeland, Jacob E. 
Will (1845), 6 pages. Vreeland Family Papers.

Ward, Esther E. 
Will (1931), 1 page. Dunn Family Papers. 

Windfield, Daniel.
Will (1746), 2 pages. Daniel Windfield Family Papers.

Wirtz (Wurtz), Esther.
Will (1820), 4 pages. John Winfield Deyo Papers. 

Woodmanse, Catherine.
Estate Appraisal (1835), 4 pages. Oliver J. Tillson Family Papers. 
Letters of Administration and Will (1835), 5 pages. Oliver J. Tillson Family Papers.

Wurtz, George. 
Will (1802), 5 pages. Mathusalem Wurtz Family Papers.