|Trenton State Gazette|
9 August 1870
Now that New Jersey probate records are readily accessed online, I have a lot of work ahead of me, sorting through his estate transactions, which took over 26 years to finalize.
|Monmouth County, New Jersey|
Surrogate's Proceedings Index
Also of interest was a newspaper article run just four days before William Walling died. He was physically digging a well as he constructed a store on the corner of Broad and Front streets.
|Trenton State Gazette, Trenton, New Jersey|
27 July 1870
Wondering if the building was completed and if it still stood, I again wandered online and found the structure, called Walling Hall at some point, now housing McDonagh's Pub at 2 West Front Street, Keyport.
William Walling appears to have left behind quite a paper trail for us to follow . . .