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Miscellaneous Deeds, Grants, Petitions & Wills
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Alfred Wilson

 

The Estate of
Probate year 1831, from the LDS microfilm # 2056192

   Supreme Court of Newfoundland
Central District
St. John's
to wit:

   I    do swear that    I believe    Alfred Wilson late of St. John's on the Island of Newfoundland Druggist

deceased, died without    a Will; and that    I will well and truly Administer all and every the Goods of the said deceased, and pay his Debts so far as his Goods will extend; and that    I will exhibit a true, full and perfect Inventory of the said Goods of the deceased , and render a true account of    my    Administration into the Registry of the said Court, within    twelve    months from the date hereof, or when    I    shall be thereunto lawfully required; and that the whole of the Goods, Rights, Chattels, Assets, Credits and Effects of the said deceased, which he died possessed of, within the jurisdiction of this Court, do not according to the best of    my    knowledge, judgment and belief, amount to the value of    three hundred and fifty    Pounds Sterling.

[signed] Jane Wilson

Sworn at    St. John's
the    thirty first    day of
   September    in the Year of
our Lord One Thousand
Eight Hundred and    Thirty One

M? Dickson
? ? Sup. Court


Supreme Court of Newfoundland

Be it remembered that on this    Thirty First    day of    September    in the    second    year of the Reign of our Sovereign Lord    William the Fourth    by the Grace of God, of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, King, Defender of the Faith, &c. and in the Year of our Lord One Thousand Eight Hundred and    Thirty One personally appeared

Jane Wilson of St. Johns Widow, John Hillyard of Broad Cove Schoolmaster, and George Lilly of St. Johns aforesaids Attorney at law

and did acknowledge    themselves    to be held and firmly bound to    our Sovereign Lord the King his    Heirs and Successors in the penal Sum of    Seven Hundred    Pounds of good and lawful money of Great Britain, to be had, made and levied on    their    Goods, Chattels and Effects jointly and severally    if Default is made in any of the Conditions following:

Now the Condition of this Obligation is such, That if the above bounden

    Jane Wilson Administratrix of the goods and chattels of Alfred Wilson late of St. John's aforesaid Druggist

deceased, do make, or cause to be made, a just, true and perfect Inventory of all and singular, the Goods, Credits, and Effects of the said deceased, which have or shall come to the hands, possession, or knowledge of her the said Jane Wilson

or to the hands or possession of any other person or persons, for    her    and the same so made do exhibit, or cause to be exhibited, into the Supreme Court of Newfoundland, at or before the    Thirty First    day of    September    next ensuing the date hereof;    and the said Goods, Chattels, Credits, and Effects, and all the other Goods, Chattels, Credits and Effects of the said deceased, at the time of    his    death, or which at any time afterwards shall come to the hands or possession of her    the said    Jane Wilson
      or to the hands or possession of any other person or persons for    her    shall well and truly administer according to Law, and further shall make, or cause to be made, a just and true Account of    her    said Administration, on or before the    Thirty First    day of    September    which will be in the Year of our Lord One Thousand Eight Hundred and    Thirty Two    and afterwards from time to time as    she    shall be lawfully required. And all the rest, residue and remainder of the said Goods, Chattels, Credits and Effects, which shall be found remaining upon the said Administration Account, the same being first examined and allowed by the said Supreme Court of Newfoundland, shall and do pay and dispose of in a due course of Administration, or in such a manner as the said Court shall direct; -- then this Obligation to be void and of no effect, or else to be and remain in full force and virtue.

Jane Wilson
John Hellyard
Geo Lilly

Signed and Sealed in the presence of
M? Dickson
Acting Clerk & Registrar
Sup. Court

 

 

Page Contributed by C. Haynes, Sept 2004

Transcribed by Norma Elliott Sept 2004

Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit (Wednesday February 20, 2013 AST)

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