Oath, 19 September 1844, Copy [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). Copied [ca. 19 Sept. 1844]; Hancock County Probate Court, Probate Record, vol. C, p. 43; unidentified handwriting; Hancock County Courthouse, Carthage, IL; microfilm at FHL.
I do solemnly swear that I will well and truly administer all and singular the goods and chattels, rights and 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 sworn to before me at my office in this 19th. day of September A.D. 1844.