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Wilson Squyres Petition
Submitted by Annie White


Filed Nov.6,1827 Catahoula Parish

The petition of Wilson R. Squyres of said parish and state represent to your Honor that he is the brother of William P. Squyres who died interstate in the year 1826 leaving some property, a widow and four children minors and under the age of puberty. first Polly (Mary), Synthia, William Robert , and Joseph Squyres. Your petition represents to your Honor that there never has been an inventory of the succession of said William P. Squyres dec nor any other proceeding required by law and further that the late Elizabeth Squyres , now E. Pearcie although natural tutrix to said infant children and heirs of W. P.. Squyres intermarried with a certain Jessie Pearcie. whereby she not having complied with the requirements of the law has forfeited her right to act as tutor. wherefore your petition well acquainted with the great ----the succession has surtained prayers that an inventory may be taken of said succession and ----- appointed tutor to said infant children and heir of said William P. Squyres and such other thing as may be necessary for of promotion of the inventory of a foresaid heirs----- Wilson R. Squyres

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