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Early Probate Records

Estate of John Millsap, Deceased


Petition of J. B. Bates for letters of guardianship of Flowrance E. and J. W. Millsaps, minor heirs of John Millsaps, deceased. John Millsaps died in Tarrant County in the year 1866 and in the year 1868 his widow Mary Milsaps also died leaving two minor heirs that ... are without any natural or legal guardian. Filed 31 August 1868.

Inventory of the property of the heirs of John Millsaps, dec'd, to wit, J. W. and Florence E. Millsaps: 60 acres land, a part of Josh Wilson's headright, livestock, etc. Filed 28 Sept. 1868.

Bond of J. B. Bates, guardian of the person and property of Florence Ellen and J. W. Milsap; $150. Sureties: P.A. Watson and T. R. Morris. Approved 28 Sept. 1868. [J. B. Bates signed his name: J. B. Beites.]

Citation issued 4 Jan. 1871 to J. B. Bates, guardian, to make report.

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