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Estate of Michael Daly 1895
In the Supreme Court of Newfoundland
So help me God
Sworn before me, at St. John's, James Ryan
Geo. I. Adams
Estate of Michael Daly
Admin granted to
Dated 22nd October 1895
Sureties Frederick Burnham?
Estate sworn under $4000.00
To the Honorable the Supreme Court or one of the Honorable the Judges thereof.
The Petition of Frederick Burnham of St. Johns, Mercantile Agent and Elizabeth his wife and Margaret Daly of the same place, single woman
The Petitioners therefore pray that James Ryan of Bonavista, Merchant, may be appointed such Administrator and as in duty bound they will ever
IN THE SUPREME COURT
In the matter of the will and
St. Johns }
Sworn before me at St. Johns Frederick Burnham
In the matter of
Petition for Administration
J. J. Little
(To the right side of the above)
Supreme Court of Newfoundland
Be it Remembered That on this 21st day of October in the 59th 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 five personally appeared Frederick Burnham of St. Johns in the Central District, Draper, George Knowling of St. Johns Merchant and James Ryan of Bonavista in the Northern District Merchant, 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 Eight thousand 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 James Ryan as Administrator de bonis non, cum testamento annexo of the Estate and Effects of Michael Daly late of St. Johns aforesaid, Planter, 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 him the said James Ryan as such Administrator or to the hands or possession of any other person, or persons, for him and the same so made do exhibit, or cause to be exhibited, in the Supreme Court of Newfoundland, at or before the 21st day of April 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 him the said James Ryan or to the hands or possession of any other person or persons for him shall well and truly administer according to Law, and further shall make, or cause to be made, a just and true account of his said Administration, on or before the 21st day of October which will be in the Year of Our Lord One Thousand Eight Hundred and ninety six and afterwards from time to time as he 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.
Geo. I. Adams George Knowling
Page Transcribed by Gordon Bennett
Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit (Saturday June 30, 2018)
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