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SUPREME COURT OF NEWFOUNDLAND
I do swear that I believe that Alexander McKenzie, late of Bay Islands in the Southern District of Newfoundland, Stipendiary Magistrate, 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 six 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 four hundred and twenty dollars.
Sworn before me, at St. John's,
Geo. I. Adams
Dated 12th July 1886
Admin granted to
I hereby certify that the notice on the other side hereof written has been posted up in my office from the date thereof to the present and that no caveat or other objection has been entered thereto.
Three days after the date hereof application will be made to one of the Honorable the Judges of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland for Letters of Administration to the Estate of Alexander McKenzie late of Bay of Islands in the Southern District of Newfoundland, Stipendiary Magistrate, deceased to be granted to Susan Austen McKenzie, Widow of said deceased Alexander McKenzie.
(Initials in the margin of this page) G. I. A.
The Petition of Susan Austen McKenzie of Bay of Islands in the Southern District of Newfoundland, Widow,
That your Petitioner's Husband, Alexander McKenzie late of Bay of Islands aforesaid, Stipendiary Magistrate, died at that place on or about the Sixteenth day of May last past, leaving him surviving your Petitioner and two children, namely Mary Isabelle McKenzie aged 18 years (Eighteen) and Alice Cary McKenzie aged 13 years (thirteen).
Sworn before me at Bay of Islands Susan Austen McKenzie
In the matter of the Estate of
Petition of Widow for Letters of
Filed June 28/86
Administration to this Estate is granted to P. Emerson S????, Jr., Chief C & Rgr of this Court.
J. J. Little, A. J.
Page transcribed by Mary Rawlinson
Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit (Thursday September 07, 2017)
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