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Estate of Elizabeth Winsor 1899
In the Supreme Court of Newfoundland
So help me God
Sworn, at St. John's Susan Bolt
Geo. I. Adams
Estate of Elizabeth Winsor
Letters of Administration granted to
Dated 16th May 1899
Sureties John J. White
Estate sworn under $500.00
In the matter of the Estate of Elizabeth Winsor late of Waterford Bridge Road near Saint Johns widow deceased
I the undersigned Sarah Jane Winsor at present of Waterford Bridge Road near Saint Johns in the Island of Newfoundland Spinster do hereby consent to Susan Bolt of Waterford Bridge Road aforesaid my aunt being appointed administratrix to the estate and effects which were of Elizabeth Winsor late of Waterford Bridge Road aforesaid, my mother.
Three days from the date hereof application will be made to the
Honourable the Supreme Court or to one of the Honourable the
Judges thereof for letters of administration to the estate of Eliz-abeth Winsor late of Waterford Bridge Road to be granted to Susan Bolt of the same place, sister of deceased.
(Illegible initials) E. P. Morris
I hereby certify that the foregoing notice has been duly posted in my
office from the day of the date thereof until this date and that no
caveat or other objection has been entered thereto.
To the Honourable the Supreme Court of Newfoundland or one of the Honourable the Judges thereof.
The Petition of Susan Bolt at present of Waterford Bridge Road, near St. Johns,
Humbly Sheweth as follows :-
That Elizabeth Winsor, late of Waterford Bridge Road, aforesaid, widow, died at the above place on the 18th day of July A.D. 18?? Intestate.
I, Susan Bolt, the petitioner named in the foregoing petition make oath and say that the matters and things therein set forth are correct and true to the best of my knowledge and belief.
SWORN before me at St. John's afore-
In the matter
Petition of Susan
May 16th /99
Supreme Court of Newfoundland
(Written in the left margin:)
(Also written in the left margin just below the above:)
Be it Remembered That on this 12th day of May in the 62nd 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 Susan Bolt of St John's, Spinster, John White of St. Johns, Storekeeper, and Patrick Buckley of St. Johns, Fisherman, 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 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 Susan Bolt as Administratrix of the Estate and Effects of Elizabeth Winsor late of St. Johns, 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 her the said Susan Bolt 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 12th day of November 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 her the said Administratrix 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 12th day of May which will be in the Year of Our Lord One Thousand nine hundred 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.
Geo. J. Adams
Page Transcribed by Gordon Bennett
Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit (Wednesday August 01, 2018)
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