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Estate of James Carroll 1886
SUPREME COURT OF NEWFONDLAND
ST. JOHN'S, }
Sworn before me, at St. John's, the 27th day of
Estate of James Carroll
Dated 27th Sep. 1886
Admin____ granted to
Estate sworn under $800.00
Supreme Court of Newfoundland
Be it Remembered, That on this 27th day of September in the
NOW THE CONDITION OF THIS OBLIGATION IS SUCH, That if the above bounden Sarah Carroll as Administratrix of the Estate and Effects of James Carroll late of St. John's, Seaman, 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 Sarah Carroll as such Administratrix 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, in the Supreme Court of Newfoundland, at or before the 27th day of March next ensuing the date hereof; and the said Goods, Chattels, Credits and Effects, and all other the Goods, Chattels, Credits and Effects of the said deceased, at the time of his death, or which at any time afterwards shall come into the hands or possession of her the said Sarah Carroll 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 27th day of September which will be in the Year of Our Lord One Thousand Eight Hundred and Eighty-Six 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 examined and allowed by the said Supreme Court of Newfoundland, shall and do pay and dispose of in 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.
Signed and Sealed Sarah her X mark Carroll
To the Honorable the Supreme Court of Newfoundland or one of the Honorable the Judges thereof
The Petition of Sarah Carol(sic) of St. John's, Widow
That James Carrol(sic) late of Saint John's, Seaman, died on the 12th day of July now last past, intestate and possessed of property of the probable value of two Hunderd Pounds.
Sworn before me at Saint John's Sarah her X mark Carroll
In the Matter
Filed Sept 28/86
I hereby certify that the written notice has been duly posted in my office from the day of the date thereof to this day and that no caveat or other objections has been entered thereto.
After three days, application will be made to the Supreme Court or to one of the Honorable the Judges thereof for letters of administration to the Estate of James Carroll, late of Saint John's, Seaman, deceased, to be granted to Sarah Carroll, widow of said deceased.
O.E. Saint John's, August 6th 1886
Page Transcribed by Mary Rawlinson
Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit (Saturday February 10, 2018)
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