To contribute to this site, see above menu item "About".
These transcriptions may contain human errors.
As always, confirm these, as you would any other source material.
The Petition of Michael Dwyer and Francis Rumsey concerning the Estate of Henry Thistle 1837, from LDS microfilm # 2056588
The Petition of Michael Dwyer and Francis Rumsey of Mullys Cove North Shore Conception Bay
That Henry Thistle late of Mullys Cove aforesaid was lost in the schooner Joseph on a sealing voyage in April last past leaving no Father Mother or Sons him surviving but leaving Four Daughters viz Mary married to Michael Dwyer and Eliza married to Francis Rumsey your lordships Petitioners, also Diana married to George Pippy residing near the Roman Catholic Chapel at Saint John's and Jane married to Francis King residing at Broad Cove north Shore of Conception Bay. That the said deceased Henry Thistle left a House and some landed property which requires the care(?) of Administration and Diana Pippy and her husband as well as Jane King and her husband having fully and firstly consented that Administration should be granted to your Petitioners. They most humbly and respectfully pray that Administration to the Estate of the Intestate may be committed to them.
And as is duty bound we'll ever pray.
Sworn at Harbor Grace
Page Contributed by C. Haynes, June 2005
Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit (Wednesday February 20, 2013)
Newfoundland's Grand Banks is a non-profit endeavor.
No part of this project may be reproduced in any form
for any purpose other than personal use.
© Newfoundland's Grand Banks (1999-2017)