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Sarah A Jarrett Famous
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Birth: Apr. 12, 1812
Death: Jul. 5, 1884

DEATH: Sarah Ann Famous white female 72y widow died July 5 (1884) senile
grangene Dr. Wm McKenzie, MD, west Conshochoken, no occupation, born
Philadelphia PA, Ward Conshohocken Montgomery Co, PA buried July 7 1884, at
Emory Cemetery, Maryland. Undertaker Joseph McGonagle of Conshohocken, PA.

WILL: Estate of Sarah Famous lunatic, commonwealth of PA. Whereas among the
records and proceedings of the Orphans Court of Montgomery Co at Orphans Court
held at Norristown in and about 5th day of July 1882, the Hon. Charles H.
Stinson presiding judge of said court on petition of Joseph M. Famous, committee
of the estate of Sarah Ann Famous of Harford Co Maryland represents that her
father Joseph Jarrett late of the township of Upper Merion said county and died
in the month of Oct 1865 having first made his last will and testament dated Oct
19 1863 duly proven and recorded in the office of the Register of wills directed
inter alia as follows "I give and bequeath to my daughter Sarah Ann Famous ... "
to wit on the final acocunt the sum of $1121.75 was secured in mortgage given by
Samuel R. Famous the husband of said Sarah Ann to Samuel Barry the executor and
the said Samuel continued to act on said trust until his death on Oct 6 1881 and
prays for the court to appoint a new trustee to replace prior one. requested Aug
1 1882. Ordered Jan 18 1882 that Joseph M. Famous of Harford Co be appointed a
committee to admin. trust and will cause a statement of account and value to
report once a year to the court. per James D. Watters Judge of 3rd Judicial
Circuit of MD. Sep 5 1882 John J. Corson appointed trustee and Henry Freedley sr
approved the security. Harford Co will book WSR 10 p 216-220
 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Jarrett (1775 - 1865)
 
 Spouse:
  Samuel Rambo Famous (1811 - 1881)
 
 Children:
  Catherine M Famous*
  Andrew J. Famous (1837 - 1920)*
  Samuel C Famous (1841 - 1897)*
  Joseph M Famous (1850 - 1886)*
  Parker M Famous (1854 - 1884)*
 
 Siblings:
  Joseph Jarrett (1801 - 1819)*
  George Jarrett (1802 - 1851)*
  Sarah A Jarrett Famous (1812 - 1884)
  Elizabeth Jarrett Supplee (1815 - 1876)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Emory United Methodist Church Cemetery
Street
Harford County
Maryland, USA
 
Maintained by: Christos Christou, Jr.
Originally Created by: Donna Jones
Record added: Apr 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68175689
Sarah A <i>Jarrett</i> Famous
Added by: Christos Christou, Jr.
 
Sarah A <i>Jarrett</i> Famous
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