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Estate of Stephen Walsh 1900
I certify that the notice on the other side hereof written has been posted in the office of the Chief Clerk & Registrar from the day of the date thereof until this day and that no caveat or other objection has been entered thereto.
Dated at Saint Johns this 8th day of July A.D. 1899.
Geo. J. Adams
Three days after 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 of Stephen Walsh Late of Saint Johns, Carpenter, deceased, to be
granted to Ann Walsh, widow of deceased.
To the Honorable the Supreme Court of Newfoundland or one of the Honorable the Judges thereof.
The petition of Ann Walsh of Saint Johns, Widow,
That Stephen Walsh of Saint Johns aforesaid, Carpenter, died at that place on the 14th day of February A.D. 1899, without a will.
Having been first read over AnnherXmarkWalsh
Sworn before me at
In the matter of the
Fiat - on usual approved
July 8 / 99
Know all Men by these Presents: That we, Ann Walsh of St. Johns, Widow, John O'Dea of same place, Commission Merchant, and Garrett Brownrigg of same place, Licensed Dealer, are jointly and severally bound unto our Sovereign Lady Victoria by the Grace of God, of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, Queen, Defender of the Faith, &c, in the sum of Four thousand one hundred dollars, to be paid to our said Sovereign Lady the Queen, Her Heirs and Successors for which payment well and truly to be made, we bind ourselves and each of us for the whole, our and each of our executors and administrators, firmly by these presents. Sealed with our seals.
Dated the day of June in the year of our Lord 1900.
The Condition of this obligation is such that if the above named Ann Walsh as administratrix of all the estate and effects, rights and credits of Stephen Walsh, late of St. Johns in the Electoral District of St. Johns East in the Island of Newfoundland deceased, (who died on or about the 14th day of February A.D. 1900) do, when lawfully called on in that behalf, make, or cause to be made, a true and perfect inventory of all and singular the estate and effects, rights and credits of the said deceased, which have or shall come into the hands, possession or knowledge of her the said Ann Walsh, or into 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 Registry of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland, whenever required by law so to do, and the same estate and effects, rights and credits, and all other estate and effects, rights and credits of the said deceased at the time of his death which at any time after shall come into the hands or possession of her the said Ann Walsh or into the hands or possession of any other person or persons for her, do well and truly administer according to law, that is to say, do pay the debts which the said deceased did owe at his decease; and further, do make, or cause to be made, a just and true account of her said administration within twelve months from this date, or whenever required by law so to do, and all the rest and residue of the said estate and effects, rights and credits, do deliver and pay unto such person or persons respectively as shall be entitled thereto under any law now in force or that may hereafter be in force in Newfoundland; and if it shall hereafter appear that any last will and testament was made by the deceased and the executor or executrix therein named do exhibit the same unto the said Court, making request to have it allowed and approved accordingly, if the said Ann Walsh, Administratrix, being thereunto required, do render and deliver the said letters of administration (approbation of such testament being first had and made) in the said Court, then this obligation to be void and of no effect, or else to remain in full force and virtue.
Signed, Sealed and Delivered AnnhisXmarkWalsh
In the Supreme Court of Newfoundland
In the Estate of Stephen Walsh of St. Johns, Carpenter, deceased;
The above named John N? O'Dea Jno O'Dea
In the Supreme Court
In re Estate of
In the Supreme Court of Newfoundland
So help me God
Sworn at St. John's, aforesaid, AnnherXmarkWalsh
W. J? Carroll
Estate of Stephen Walsh
Letters of Administration granted to
Dated June 6th 1900
Sureties John N? O'Dea
Estate sworn under $ 210000/100
Page Transcribed by Gordon Bennett
Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit (Thursday March 28, 2019)
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