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Estate of Nicholas Walsh 1894
In the Supreme Court of Newfoundland.
I do swear that I believe that Nicholas Walsh late of St John's in the Central District Shoemaker ------------------------------------ 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 after 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, of which he died possessed, within the jurisdiction of this Court, do not, according to the best of my knowledge, judgment and belief, amount to the value of Five hundred ------------ Dollars.
So help me GOD.
Sworn before me, at St John's }
Estate of Nicholas Walsh
Admin. granted to
Dated Jany 31st 1894
Sureties Patrick J Walsh
Estate sworn under $25000
Supreme Court of Newfoundland.
Be it Remembered, That on this 30th day of January in the Fifty Seventh 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 Ninety-four personally appeared Johanna Walsh of St John's in the Central District Widow Patrick J Walsh also of St John's Printer and James Sullivan of St John's Farmer ------------------------------------------------ and did acknowledge themselves to be held and firmly bound to our said Sovereign Lady the Queen, Her Heirs and Successors, in the penal sum of One Thousand dollars to be had, made, and levied on their 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 Johanna Walsh as Administratrix of the Estate and Effects of Nicholas Walsh late of Saint John's Shoemaker----- 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 Johanna Walsh 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, into the Supreme Court of Newfoundland, at or before the 30th day of July next ensuing the date hereof; and the said Goods, Chattels, Credits and Effects, and all the 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 to the hands or possession of her the said Johanna Walsh 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 30th day of January which will be in the year of Our Lord One Thousand Eight Hundred and Ninety-five 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 Adminis-tration account, the same being examined and allowed by the said Supreme Court of Newfoundland, shall and do pay and dispose of in a due course of Administration, or in such 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 }
I hereby certify that the notice on the other side thereof has been posted in the office of the Chief Clerk and Registrar of the Supreme Court from the day of the date thereof and that no Caveat or other objection has been Entered thereto. St John's January 30th 1894
Jos P Carty
After three days from the date hereof appli-cation will be made to the Supreme Court or a Judge thereof for Letters of Administration to the Estate of Nicholas Walsh late of St Johns Newfoundland Shoemaker to be granted to his Widow Johanna Walsh
To the Honorable
The petition of Johanna Walsh of St. Johns, Newfoundland, Widow
That your petitioner's late husband Nicholas Walsh departed This life on the sixteenth day of January instant leaving him surviving your petitioner his Widow and five children vizn Margaret Mary aged sixteen years, John Joseph aged twelve years, Thomas Way(?) aged ten years, Fanny aged eight years andAngus aged four years. That the said Nicholas Walsh was a Shoemaker and was at the time of his demise possessed of property and money of the probable value but not Exceeding the sum of about five hundred dollars
St Johns afd }
In the matter of the Estate of Nicholas Walsh of St Johns Shoemaker
In the matters
Petition of Johanna
Page Transcribed by Josephine Gazley
Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit (Sunday September 16, 2018)
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