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Estate of Robert Malcolm 1888
Supreme Court of Newfoundland.
Little Bay }
Sworn before me at Little Bay the 24th day of
Estate of Robert Malcolm
late of Little Bay
In the Northern District
Dated 31st July AD 1888
Estate sworn under
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
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
To the Honorable the Supreme Court of Newfoundland or to one of the Honorable the Judges thereof.
The petition of Kate Malcolm Widow
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
Geo. I. Adams
In the matter of the Estate of
Petition for administration
Supreme Court of Newfoundland
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.
Signed and sealed S. O'Flynn P. ?.
Page Transcribed by Gordon Bennett
Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit (Monday December 25, 2017)
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