Category Archives: Mount Vernon

Drusilla E. Spracklin’s Death and Estate, 1876

Things settled down for Drusilla after 1866, she had custody of her children, the estate of her husband, John A. Spracklin, was finalized and she was receiving his Civil War pension. Drusilla is found living in Mt. Vernon in 1870 with her three … Continue reading

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The Estate of John A. Spracklin (Jr.) the selling of his lands…

John A. Spracklin’s probate process was complicated.  In the last post I gave a summary of the court clerk journals and the packet for his probate. In this post I wanted to share the process of selling the land holdings … Continue reading

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The Estate of John Andrews Spracklin (Jr.) in Knox County, Ohio

John A. Spracklin, son of John and Lydia Spracklin, did not have a will. This means that his estate went into probate and the process took from July 1863 to January 1866, about 2.5 years. Here is a summary of … Continue reading

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