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Will of Thomas F. Judge probate September 1922
In the Supreme Court.
In the Supreme Court of Newfoundland.
In the Estate of THOMAS F. JUDGE, deceased.
|The above named Albert
E. Harris, |
and James E. Berwick were severally
sworn at GRAND FALLS, this
twenty-Second day of September, A.D. 1922
|A E Harris
J E Berwick
H. F. FitzGerald
Know all Men by these Presents THAT WE
are jointly and severally bound unto Our Sovereign Lord GEORGE THE FIFTH, by the Grace of GOD, of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, and of the British Dominions beyond the Seas, King, Defender of the Faith, &c., in the sum of Twelve thousand three hundred and six ....24/100 dollars, to be paid to Our said Sovereign Lord the King, His 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 twenty-Second day of September, in the year of our Lord 1922.
The Condition of this Obligation is such that if the above named James H. Judge, Administrator of all the Estate and Effects of Thomas F. Judge, late of Grand Falls in the Island of Newfoundland, Mill Superintendent deceased (who died on or about the 12th day of May, 1922,) 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 of the said deceased, which have or shall come into his hands, possession or knowledge, or into the hands or possession of any other person or persons for him, 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, and all the other Estate and Effects of the said deceased at the time of his death, which at any time after shall come into his hands or possession, or into the hands or possession of any other person or persons for him, 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 his 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, 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 said deceased, and the Executor or Executors therein named do exhibit the same unto the said Court, making request to have it allowed and approved accordingly, if the said James H. Judge 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,
the Judges thereof.
The Petition of James H. Judge of Grand
Your Petitioner, therefore, prays that this Honourable Court or Your Lordship shall be pleased to grant to him Letters of Administration to the estate of the said deceased.
And, Your Petitioner, as in duty bound,
will ever pray, Etc.
James H. Judge
In the Supreme Court of Newfoundland
In the Estate of Thomas F. Judge, late of Grand Falls, Mill Superintendent,
Inventory and Valuation of the Property of the said Deceased:
General Description of Property.
Value or Amount
|Lands, Houses, Stores, &c., and any interest in Land|
|Household Goods and Furniture|
|Stock in Trade|
|Book Debts and Promissory Notes|
|Moneys secured by Mortgage|
|Moneys due under Life Insurance|
|Bank and other Stock, Shares in Companies, &c.|
|Securities for Moneys|
|Cash on Hand|
|Cash in Bank|
|Ships, Boats, Nets, and other Outfit for the Fishery|
|Horses, Horned Cattle, Sheep and Swine|
|Farming Implements, and Produce of all kinds|
|Other Property not before mentioned (if any)|
* This Inventory and Valuation may be certified under Petition.
TO THE HONOURABLE THE SUPREME COURT OR TO ONE OF THE HONOURABLE THE JUDGES THEREOF.
The Petition of Margaret McCourt of Biddeford, Maine, United States of America, Widow.
Your Petitioner therefore prays that your Lordship shall appoint the Registrar of the Supreme Court to be the Administrator de bonis non of the Estate of the said deceased.
And as in duty bound she will ever pray etc.
Dated the 9th day of December, A.D. 1950.
I, Margaret McCourt of Biddeford aforesaid, make oath and say as follows:-
SWORN at Biddeford
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