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Estate of Thomas Woundy 1899
In the Supreme Court of Newfoundland
So help me God
Sworn at St. Johns
Geo. I. Adams
Estate of Thomas Woundy
Letters of Administration granted to
Dated 3rd June 1899
Sureties James Nicholl
Estate sworn under $600.00
The Hon'r Jos. J. Little Chief Justice
Geo. J. Adams
Supreme Court of Newfoundland
Be it Remembered That on this 30th 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 Annie Nicholl of St John's Married Woman James Nicholl of St. Johns Boiler Maker and Samuel Peet of St. Johns Blacksmith and William Horwood of St. Johns Salesman 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 Twelve 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 Annie Nicholl as Administratrix of the Estate and Effects of Thomas Woundy late of St. Johns Shipwright 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 Annie Nicholl 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 30th 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 30th 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
To the Honorable the Supreme Court or one of the Honorable the Judges thereof.
The Petition of Annie Nicholl at present of Saint Johns Married Woman
Humbly Sheweth as follows
That Thomas Woundy late of Saint Johns in the Island of Newfoundland died at the above place on the 6th day of December AD 1898 intestate
W. F. Farrell
In the matter of
I hereby certify that the foregoing notice was 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.
Geo J. Adams
Three days from the date hereof application will be made in the
Honorable the Supreme Court or to one of the Honorable the
Judges thereof for letters of administration to the estate and
effects which were of Thomas Woundy late of St. Johns
deceased to be granted to Annie Nicholl of the same place
WJ? F. P. Morris
We the undersigned children and next of kin of Thomas Woundy late of Saint Johns in the Island of Newfoundland
Shipwright, who died at Saint Johns aforesaid in December
last, hereby consent to Annie Nicholl being appointed ad-
ministratrix to the Estate and Effects of the said Thomas
In the matter of the
Petition of Annie
Fiat usual security
D. Morison J
Page Transcribed by Gordon Bennett
Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit (Wednesday August 01, 2018)
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