The index to the Court of Chancery Archives in New York (1683-1847) is on Ancestry.com. https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/61791/
The only Jesse Smiths listed were 2 cases in 1775 and 1 in 1792. These were criminal cases, not guardianships. The only two Ebenezer Platt cases were a debt case in 1793 and a trespass case in 1785.
1 person found this helpful
Dear Ms. Glass,
Thank you for posting your request on History Hub!
The Court of Chancery records for New York are in the custody of the New York State Archives. For questions about their holdings, please contact them via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. They also may be able to suggest other records that are relevant to your research.
We hope this is helpful. Best of luck with your research!