Oath, 19 September 1844 [Coolidge Administrator of the Estate of JS]
, Oath, before , , Hancock Co., IL, 19 Sept. 1844, Coolidge Administrator of the Estate of JS (Hancock Co., IL, Probate Court 1844–1848); printed form with manuscript additions in handwriting of ; signature of ; docket and notation by , [, Hancock Co., IL], 19 Sept. 1844; notation by unidentified scribe, [ca. 19 Sept. 1844]; two pages; Hancock County Courthouse, Carthage, IL. Includes docket.
I do solemly swear that I will well and truly administer all and singular the goods and chattels, rights, credits and effects of Joseph Smith deceased, which remain to be administered upon, and pay all just claims and charges against his estate, so far as his goods, chattels and effects shall extend, and the law charge me; and that I— will do and perform all other acts required of me by law, to the best of my knowledge and abilities.
Subscribed and Sw[orn] <Sworn> to, before me at my office in this 19t. day of September A. D. 1844