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Estate of Elizabeth Walsh 1899
In the Supreme Court of Newfoundland
So help me God
Sworn, at St. John's, Patrick J. Walsh
Estate of Elizabeth Walsh
Letters of Administration granted to
Dated 27th September 1899
Sureties Thos. Fitzgibbon
Estate sworn under $400.00
The Hon'r Jos. J. Little Chief Justice
Geo. J. Adams
Supreme Court of Newfoundland
Be it Remembered That on this 26th day of September in the 63rd 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 nine
Personally appeared Patrick Walsh of St. Johns, Farmer, Thomas Fitzgibbon of same place, grocer, and Edward Brennan of same place, 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 Eight 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 Patrick Walsh as Administrator of the Estate and Effects of Elizabeth Walsh late of Topsail Road, Widow, 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 Patrick Walsh 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 26th day of March 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 her death, or which at any time afterwards shall come into the hands or possession of him the said Patrick Walsh 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 26th day of September which will be in the Year of Our Lord One Thousand nine hundred 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.
I hereby Certify that the Notice on the other
side hereof written has been posted in my
office from the day of the date thereof until
this day and that no Caveat or other
has been filed thereto.
Three days from the date hereof Application
will be made to the Honorable the Supreme
Court or one of the Honorable the Judges
thereof for Letters of Administration to the
Estate and effects of the late Elizabeth Walsh widow deceased to be granted to Patrick J. Walsh, son of said deceased.
To the Honourable the Supreme Court or any of the Honourable the Judges thereof.
The Petition of Patrick Walsh of Topsail Road, Farmer, humbly sheweth as follows :-
Your Petitioner therefore prays that your Honorable Court may grant him Letters of Administration to the Estate and effects of said deceased and as in duty bound he will ever pray.
Dated at St. Johns this 30th day of September A.D. 1899.
Patrick J. Walsh
D. F. Kent Patrick J. Walsh
In the Supreme Court
Witness: William Byrne
In the Supreme Court
I William Byrne of St. Johns Topsail Road Farmer make oath and say that I was present and did see the above parties sign the above written consent on the day of the date thereof.
In the Supreme Court
Petition of Patrick
Page Transcribed by Gordon Bennett
Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit (Friday July 27, 2018)
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