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Ordinary Court Minutes - 1896; Union Co., GARoll #RHS 3957 - Georgia

Union County, Georgia - Court of Ordinary

Ordinary Court Minutes - 1891-1903

[Pages 229 thru 242  -- 1896]

Transcribed by Linda Smith Murray on October 25, 2000, from microfilm copy

purchased from the Georgia Archives.

Note:  Most pages are not transcribed verbatim, but all contain all pertinent

information.  Please do not copy for the purpose of reproduction or sale.  No

linking to this webpage without written permission from the County Coordinator. 

This webpage page is for  1896 only.

Page 229

Union Court of Ordinary - January Term 1896

Order granted directing citation on report of commissioners to assign years

support to Mrs. Felix Hill.

 

 

 

 

Order granted William Davis, admr. of John Woody, deceased, authorizing him to

sell all the land belonging to said estate, in Union and Lumpkin counties.

 

 

 

WJ Townson was appointed guardian of the property of the five minor children of

his deceased wife, MJ Townson.

 

 

 

Report of commissioners to assign years support to Mrs. Benj. Ledford approved

and ordered to record, no objection being made, and proper citation having been

issued.

There being no further business, the court adjourned until first Monday in

February next.  - JW Meeks, Ordinary

 

 

 

 

Page 230

In consideration of the sale and distribution of the land willed by William

Sullivan to Rebecca Sullivan during her life, and remainder to her children,

among her said children now.  We the undersigned agree and bind ourselves

firmly, our heirs and assigns, to care for and support the said Rebecca Sullivan

for the remainder of her life upon the terms to wit:  Each of us are to keep and

care for her on equal terms, except EL Sullivan is to have one sixth of all the

produce grown on the land willed in the year 1896 and thereafter, DA Sullivan

agrees to pay said EL Sullivan yearly, during the life of said Rebecca Sullivan,

the sum of twenty dollars, said amount to be paid in grain at market value. 

Said parties are at all times and under all circumstances to protect said land

from becoming chargeable in any way for the support or other expenses of the

said Rebecca Sullivan.  It is further agreed that this contract shall be held by

JW Meeks, Ordinary of said county, and his successor in office, and the same

shall become void at the death of the said Rebecca Sullivan.

Signed and dated this 28th day of November 1895, in presence of WE Candler, JW

Meeks, Ordinary - DA Sullivan, Executor of William Sullivan - EL Sullivan,

Guardian of Rebecca Sullivan

Recorded January 10, 1896

 

 

 

Page 231

Court of Ordinary - February Term 1896

Report of Commissioners to assign years support to Mrs. Felix W. Hill approved

and ordered to record, no objections being made and proper citation having been

issued.

 

 

 

Order granting to William Davis for Letters of Dismission as Administrator of

the estate of James Gurley, deceased.  Letters issued.

Adjourned until next regular term of the court of Ordinary. - AB Rogers, CCO

 

 

 

 

Page 232

Court of Ordinary - March Term 1896

Met according to adjournment, JW Meeks, Ordinary, presiding, March 2, 1896

Order granted James P. Teague, guardian of minor heirs of William Teague for

leave to sell lands belonging to said minors.

 

 

 

 

Report of commissioners to assign a years support to Mrs. Arminda Bridges, widow

of JM Bridges approved and ordered to record.  No objections being made and

proper citation having been published.

Court adjourned until first Monday in April next - AB Rogers, CCO

Page 233

Court of Ordinary - April Term 1896

Met according to adjournment, JW Meeks, Ordinary, presiding - April 6, 1896 - AB

Rogers, Clerk Court Ordinary

 

 

 

 

Petition of William H. England shows that Eliza England, John England and

William England, aged respectively, nine, six and four years, are the children

of Thomas England, deceased, and that they are entitled to receive from the

estate of their grandfather, Athen England, deceased each the sum of nearly $30,

and that it is necessary that a guardian be appointed.  William H. England,

Petitioner

Order issued on the above that citation issue in terms of the law

 

 

 

 

Application of DJ and HD Davenport for amount due them for labor on the farm of

John Davenport, deceased.  Order granted allowing the same be paid out of the

estate of said deceased.

 

 

 

Page 234

Court of Ordinary - May Term 1896

Order passed appointing WH England guardian of the property of the minor heirs

of Thomas England, deceased

 

 

 

Order passed allowing William Davenport and JC Cobb leave to sell insolvent

property belonging to the estate of John Davenport, deceased.

 

 

 

Order granted appointing commissioners to set apart twelve months support for

Susan Deavers and her two minor children out of the estate of Reuben Deaver,

deceased.

 

 

 

Court having no other business adjourned until 1st Monday in June 1896.

 

 

 

Page 235

In vacation - May 27, 1896

Affidavit of NA Jenkins was made alleging insanity of John Queen, warrant was

issued in terms of law.  Return of commissioners finding John Queen insane. 

Temporary commitment issued. - JW Meeks, Ordinary

 

 

 

Page 236

Court of Ordinary - June Term 1896

Citation issued for Years Support for Mrs. Susan Deaver, widow of Reuben Deaver.

 

 

 

 

No other business, court adjourned till 1st Monday in July, 1896 - AB Rogers,

CCO

 

 

 

Page 237

Court of Ordinary - July Term 1896

Court met and having no business before it, adjourned until 1st Monday in August

1896. - AB Rogers, CCO

JP Teague qualified as JP of the 843rd District GM - January 22, 1897

WR Logan qualified as JP of the 1162nd District GM - January 22, 1897

AB Butt qualified as JP of the 865th District GM - January 23, 1897

JB Odom qualified as JP of the 1050th District GM - January 25, 1897

WA Seabolt qualified as JP of the 994th District GM - February 1, 1897

NC Forrester qualified as JP 1018th District GM - February 2, 1897

WW Erwin qualified as member of Board of Co. Commissioners of Union County - M

14th, 1896

HM Grizzle qualified as JP of the 1241st District GM February 4, 1897

JH Cook qualified as JP of the 996th District GM - February 6,1897

GL Brookshire qualified as JP of the 795th District GM - February 9, 1896

 

 

 

 

Page 238

Union Court of Ordinary - August Term 1896

Court met according to adjournment - AB Rogers, CC Ordy.

(the only thing on this page)

 

 

 

Page 239

Union Court of Ordinary - September Term 1896

Court met according to adjournment, JW Meeks, Ordinary, presiding - September 7,

1896 - AB Rogers, CCO

 

 

 

Order passed appointing Judge Plott Guardian of the minor heirs of John Plott,

deceased.  Bond taken and approved.

 

 

 

Warrant issued to commissioners to set apart and assign a 12 months support for

Amanda Jameson, widow of William Jameson, deceased, out of the estate of said

Jameson.

Court having no further business adjourned until 1st Monday in October 1896 - AB

Rogers, CCO

 

 

 

 

Page 240

Union Court of Ordinary- At Chambers - September 24, 1896

Affidavit of WT Medaris was made alleging insanity of Callie Ricketts, warrant

was issued in terms of the law.

Return of Commissioners finding Callie Ricketts insane - Commitment issued to

keeper of Lunatic Asylum at Milledgeville, Ga. - JW Meeks, Ordinary

 

 

 

 

Page 241

Court of Ordinary - November Term 1896

Court met according to adjournment - JW Meeks, Ordinary, presiding

 

 

 

Report of commissioners to assign 12 months support to Mrs. Amanda Jameson,

widow of William Jameson approved and ordered to record, no objections being

made and proper citation having been published.

 

 

 

Adjourned until 1st Monday in December 1896 - AB Rogers, CC Ordinary

Page 242

Court met according to adjournment - December 7, 1896

 

 

 

 

In the matter of William Davenport and JC Cobb requesting letters of dismission

as administrators of the estate of John Davenport, deceased, continued until

next term of court.

 

 

 

Adjourned until next regular term of the court - December 7, 1896 - AB Rogers,

CC Ordinary

 


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