Docket Entry, 5 September 1844 [Babbitt Guardian of James Lawrence et al.]
Docket Entry, [, Hancock Co., IL, 5 Sept. 1844], Babbitt Guardian of James Lawrence et al. (Hancock Co., IL, Probate Court 1844); Hancock County Probate Court Record, vol. A, pp. 352–353; handwriting of ; Hancock County Courthouse, Carthage IL; microfilm at FHL.
of late of the County of and State of Illinois, deceased, are without legal guardian, and thereof on the said James Lawrence and Nelson Lawrence, being in Court elected of the County of and State of Illinois for their Guardian.
It is therefore ordered that be appointed Guardian of the persons and property of James Lawrence, Nelson Lawrence, Henry William Lawrence, Julia Ann Lawrence and Margaret Lawrence, minors.
And it is further ordered, that the said enter into bond, duly conditioned according to law in the penal sum of Five thousand dollars, with Security to be approved by the Court.
And thereupon the said exhibited his bond with , , and as securities, which said bond is approved by the Court and ordered to be filed and recorded.
Ordered, that Letters of Guardianship be issued to , appointing him Guardian of the persons and property of the aforesaid miners, and that the same be recorded, all which is done accordingly. [p. 353]