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Miscellaneous Deeds, Grants, Petitions & Wills
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Robert Malcolm

 

Robert Malcolm
          1888

Estate of Robert Malcolm 1888
From LDS microfilm #2057239

 

Supreme Court of Newfoundland.
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Little Bay    }
ST. JOHN'S }
To wit          } I do swear that I believe that Robert Malcolm of Little Bay, Green Bay, Tinsmith, 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 and, according to the best of my knowledge, judgment and belief, amount to the value of Three thousand three hundred dollars

Sworn before me at Little Bay the 24th day of
July in the year of Our Lord One Thousand
Eight Hundred and Eighty-Eight                              Kate Malcolm

??? Blandford
Commissioner of Affidavits

 

 

1888

Estate of Robert Malcolm

late of Little Bay

In the Northern District

Tinsmith deceased

Dated 31st July AD 1888
Admin granted to
Kate Malcolm of
Little Bay Widow

Sureties
Re? S? O'Flynn
Louis? Joseph

Estate sworn under
              $3300.00

 

 

Notice

Three days after date application will be made to the Honorable the Supreme Court of Newfound land or to one of the Honorable the Judges thereof for letters of administration of the Estate of Robert Malcolm late of Little Bay Green Bay Tinsmith deceased to be granted to Kate Malcolm the widow of said deceased
          St. Johns Newfoundland
          The 7th day of June AD 1888
George LeMessurier
Proctor for Applicant
(illegible initials in margin)

 

Certificate

I hereby certify that the notice on the other side hereof written was posted up in my office on the day of the date thereof and has remained so posted since that date and further that no caveat or other objection has been entered thereto

           St. Johns Newfoundland
          The 11th day of June AD 1888
P. Emerson
???

 

To the Honorable the Supreme Court of Newfoundland or to one of the Honorable the Judges thereof.

          The petition of Kate Malcolm Widow

Humbly Sheweth

          That Robert Malcolm late of Little Bay aforesaid Tinsmith deceased died on or about the thirteenth day of February last past intestate leaving him surviving your petitioner and two sons and one daughter under the age of twenty one years
          That at the time of the decease of the said Robert Malcolm he was possessed of property and effects of the probable value of thirty two hundred and forty dollars
          That no letters of probate or administration to the estate of the said late Robert Malcolm have been granted
          Your petitioner therefore humbly prays that your Honorable Court or one of the Honorable the Judges thereof will grant letters of administration to your petitioner.
          And as in duty bound will ever pray St. Johns Newfoundland the 7th day of June AD 1888

Kate Malcolm

 

Newfoundland
St. Johns To Wit
Kate Malcolm of Little Bay Green Bay Widow maketh oath and saith that the several matters and things set forth in the petition on the other side hereof written are just and true to the best of deponents knowledge and belief.
Sworn before me at
St. Johns aforesaid this                              Kate Malcolm
7 day of June AD 1888

Geo. I. Adams
Comm'r affs

 

 

Sup Court
Probate Side

In the matter of the Estate of
Robert Malcolm late of Little Bay
Green Bay Tinsmith deceased

Petition for administration

Fiat

F.B.T. Carter
C.J.

 

 

Supreme Court of Newfoundland
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Be it Remembered That on this 24th day of July in the 51st Year of the Reign of our Sovereign Lady Victoria, by the Grace of God of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, Queen, Defender of the Faith, &c, and in the Year of our Lord One Thousand Eight Hundred and Eighty-eight personally appeared Kate Malcolm of Little Bay Widow Rev'd Stephen O'Flynn P.?. Little Bay Louis Joseph ??? Little Bay and did acknowledge themselves to be held and firmly bound to our said Lady the Queen, Her Heirs and Successors, in the penal Sum of Six thousand six hundred Dollars to be had, made and levied on his 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 Kate Malcolm as Administratrix of the Estate and Effects of Robert Malcolm late of Little Bay, Green Bay Tinsmith 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 Kate Malcolm 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 24th day of Jany 1889 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 Kate Malcolm 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 24th day of July which will be in the Year of Our Lord One Thousand Eight Hundred and Eighty-nine 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.

Kate Malcolm

Signed and sealed                                        S. O'Flynn P. ?.
in the presence of                                         Little Bay
Joseph Blandford
Commissioner Affidavits                            Louis Joseph
Supreme Court                                            Little Bay

 

 

Page Transcribed by Gordon Bennett

Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit (Monday December 25, 2017)

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