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Estate of George Webber 1894
In the Supreme Court of Newfoundland
NEWFOUNDLAND, } I Elizabeth Webber of St John's
So help me GOD.
Sworn before me, at St John's }
Estate of George Webber
Admin. granted to
Sureties. Isabella M. H. Ayre
Estate sworn under $16000
To the Honorable the Supreme Court or one of their Lordships the Judges thereof
The Petition of Elizabeth Webber of Saint John's in the Island of Newfoundland Widow
That George Webber late of Saint John's afore-said Tailor, the husband of Your Petitioner died at this place on the second day of Feruary AD 1894, intestate and possessed of estate and effects of the probable value of One hundred and Sixty dollars
Sworn before me at St John's }
In the matter of
The Petition of
Supreme Court of Newfoundland
Be it Remembered, That on this 18th day of April in the 57th 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 Elizabeth Webber of St John's, Widow - Isabella M.H. Ayre of St John's, Widow and Philip John Motty of St John's, Sailmaker ---------- 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 four hundred 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 Elizabeth Webber as Administratrix of the Estate and Effects of George Webber late of St John's, Tailor --------- 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 Elizabeth Webber 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 18th day of October 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 to the hands or possession of her the said Administratrix or to the hands or possession of any other person or persosns 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 18th day of April 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 }
(Note: Seals affixed to the right of each signature.)
Page Transcribed by Josephine Gazley
Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit (Sunday September 16, 2018)
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