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John HEATON

Male - 1844


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  • Name John HEATON 
    Gender Male 
    Died 29 Jan 1844 
    Probate / Estate Administration 6 Feb 1844  Madison County, Illinois, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Letters of Administration granted to Isaac Gillham
      on the Estate of John Heaton decd

      State of Illinois
      Madison County } The People of the State of Illinois To all to
      Know ye That whereas John Heaton of the County of Madison and State of
      Illinois died intestate, as it is made to appear, on or about the 29th day of January
      A.D. 1844, having at the time of his decease, personal property in this State, which
      may be lost, destroyed, or diminished in value, if speedy care be not taken of the
      Same: to this end, therefore, that said property may be collected and preserved
      for those who shall appear to have a legal right or interest therein: We do
      hereby appoint Isaac Gillham of the County of Madison and State of Illinois,
      Administrator of all and Singular the goods and chattels, rights and credits, which
      were of the Said John Heaton at the time of his decease; with full power
      and lawful authority to Secure and Collect the Said property and debts, wheresoever
      the Same may be found in this State - And in general to do and perform all [?]
      acts, which now are, or hereafter be required of him by Law.

      Witness Geo. W. Prickett, Probate Justice of the Peace, in and
      for the Said County of Madison, at his office in Edwardsville,
      this Sixth day of February A.D. 1844.

      Geo. W. Prickett, Probate Justice.

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      Administrators Bond.

      Know all men by this presents that we, Isaac Gillham & Thomas
      Gillham of the County of Madison and State of Illinois, are held and
      firmly bound unto the People of the State of Illinois, in the final Sum of
      Seven Hundred Dollars, current money of the United States: which
      payment, will and truly to be made, and performed. We, and each of us,
      bind ourselves, our heirs, executors, administrators, and assigns, jointly, [?]
      and firmly, by then presents, Witness our hands and Seals this 6th day of
      February A.D. 1844.

      The condition of the above obligation in Such, that if the
      Said Isaac Gillham, Administrator of all and Singular the goods and chattels
      rights and credits, of John Heaton deceased, do make or cause to be made,
      a true and perfect Inventory of all and Singular, the goods and chattels,
      rights and credits of John Heaton deceased, to make or cause to be made a true and
      perfect Inventory of all and Singular the goods and chattels, rights and credits of the Said
      deceased: which shall come to the hand, possession or knowledge of him the Said
      Isaac Gillham as Such Administrator or to the hand of any person or persons for him
      and the Same Is made, do exhibit, or cause to be exhibted, in the Court of Probate, for
      the Said County of Madison, agreeably to law. And Such goods and chattels,
      rights and credits, do will and truly administer according to law and all the
      rest of the Said goods and chattels, rights and credits which Shall be found
      remaining upon the account of the Said Administrator the Same being first examined and
      allowed by the Court of Probate. Shall deliver and pay to Such person or persons respecti-
      vely, as may be legally entitled thereto. And further to make a just and true acc-
      ount of all his actings and doings therein, when thereto required by the Said Court.
      And if it shall hereafter appear that any last will and Testament was made
      by the deceased, and the same be proved in Court and letters Testamentory or of
      Administration obtained therein, and the Said Isaac Gillham do, in Such case,
      on being required theret, render and deliver up the letters of Administration granted
      to him, as aforesaid, and shall, in general, do and perform all other acts
      which may be at any time be required of him by law, then this obligation to be void,
      otherwise to remain in full force and virtue.

      Approved this 6th day of Feby AD }
      1844.

      Isaac Gillham
      Thomas Gillham

      Geo W. Prickett P.J.P.
    Person ID I52  Genealogy
    Last Modified 2 Sep 2015 

    Family Rockceanna KENSLER 
    Children 
    +1. James HEATON
    Last Modified 24 Sep 2015 
    Family ID F35  Group Sheet

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