Stewart, John Probate (Partial) - Macoupin County IL
20 June 1998
©1998 Mary Ann Kaylor





John Stewart Probate
(Partial)
Macoupin County IL




Partial Probate Index, Macoupin County Illinois 20 June 1998
©1998 Mary Ann Kaylor

MACOUPIN CO IL COURTHOUSE RECORDS

PROBATE INDEX:

STEWART, Charles, Sr. - Charles STEWART, Adm. - 1834
STEWART, John - Samuel STEWART, Adm. - 1865
STEWART, James M. - Samantha STEWART, Adm. - 1875
STEWART, Charles W. - W. STEWART, Guardian - 1875

STEWART, John Estate - Heirs of Charity McPETERS - 21 Oct 1871
 Lettie Jane McPETERS
 Agnes ANDERSON
 Mary McPETERS
 Susan McPETERS
 John L. McPETERS
 Nancy McPETERS
 Guardian of heirs of Martha Jane TAYLOR
Each person received $71.42 6/7

PROBATE OF ESTATE, Macoupin CO IL for JOHN STEWART
Petition for Letters of Administration:

Petition of SAMUEL STEWART in the matter of the estate of JOHN
STEWART, deceased, for Letters of Administration.
To the Hon. Thaddeus L. Loomis, Judge of the County Court of Macoupin
County, in the State of Illinois......The Petition of the undersigned SAMUEL
STEWART respectfully represents that JOHN STEWART late of the
County of Macoupin aforesaid, departed this life at the resident of petitioner in
said County on or about the 2 day of March A. D.  1868, leaving no last will and
testament as far as your petitioner know or believe.
And this Petition further shows that the said JOHN STEWART died, seized and
possessed of Real and Personal Estate, consisting chiefly of land in Macoupin
County, sheep   clothing and notes of hand  worth in all about five thousand
dollars.  All of said personal estate being estimated to be worth about two
thousand dollars.  That said deceased left surving him....no widow, and
CHARLES STEWART; JOHN STEWART, PETER C. STEWART; SAMUEL
STEWART; ELIZABETH CRUMP; JANE CHERRY,  his children and
ELIZABETH WALDRUP; JANE DARROW; JOHN W. HAYS; MARTHA H.
STEVENS; LOUISA HAYS, JOHN T. TAYLOR and _____TAYLOR, heirs of
NANCY TAYLOR, his daughter, deceased.
 And JAMES B. PRUNTY, M. G. OWENBY and MARY CHEEK(?) heirs of
SARAH OWENBY, his daughter, deceased.  And the unknown heirs of
ZACHARIAH STEWART, his son  deceased and LETHA JANE MCPETERS,
MARTHA TAYLOR, AGNES McPETERS, MARY McPETERS, JOHN S.
McPETERS and SUSAN M. McPETERS.   NANCY TAYLOR McPETERS
and _____McPETERS, heirs of CHARITY McPETERS his daughter deceased,
as heirs.  That your petitioner (being a son of said deceased, and) believing that
the said estate should be immediately administered, as well for the proper
management of said ________ as for the prompt collection of the assets, by
virtue of ______right under the Statue_________therefore pray that your honor
will grant Letters of Administration to ____________in the premises,
upon_________taking the oath prescribed by the Statue and entering into Bond
in such sum, and with securities, as may be approved by your honor.

STATE OF ILLINOIS
Macoupin County                                     SAMUEL STEWART
being duly sworn, deposes and says, the the facts averred in the above
petition are true, according to the best of his knowledge, information
and belief.

Sworn and subsribed before me
G. C. HOLLIDAY (?)
Clerk of the County Court of Macoupin
County this 20 day of March, A. D. 1868
G. C. Holliday, Clerk                (Signed) SAMUEL
STEWART



MACOUPIN COUNTY ILLINOIS COURTHOUSE RECORD:

COUNTY COURT RECORD 11 Nov 1872 (4 Dec 18__)
TWELFTH DAY, Thursday, December 5th, 1872

JOHN STEWART - No. 49, Estate of JOHN STEWART

Came into Court SAMUEL STEWART Administrator of the estate of JOHN
STEWART and presented to the Court a report-__owing the condition of his
account with said Estate which was examined approved and ordered to be
recorded.
And the Court being so advised by satisfactory evidence of the
correctness of each of the credits taken in said report, it is ordered
that the same be allowed and Said Administrator be credited by the
several Sums therein claimed --
And it appearing to the Court that this is yet in the hands of said
Administrator, the further Sums of Two hundred and Fifteen dollars
Seventy one cents, he is ordered to pay the same out, as follows:
Charles STEWART, share Twenty one dollars fifty seven cents /   $21.57
Heirs of Sarah OWENBY, vis-
   James P. OWENBY Seven dollars nineteen cents             $   7.19
   Marcus G. OWENBY, Seven dollars nineteen cents         $    7.19
   Mary CHUCK (?), Seven dollars nineteen cents             $   7.19
Heirs of Zacariah STEWART, vis
   Wesley STEWART, two dollars sixty nine cents             $   2.69
   Levi STEWART, two dollars sixty nine cents                 $   2.69
   Lewis STEWART, two dollars sixty nine cents                 $   2.69
   Louisa STEWART, two dollar sixty nine cents             $   2.69
   Dennis STEWART, two dollars sixty nine cents             $   2.69
   Betsey STEWART, two dollars sixty nine cents             $   2.69
Heirs of Agnes DAVIS, two dollars sixty nine cents           $    2.69
Heirs of James STEWART, two dollars sixt;y nine cents         $   2.69
Heirs of Charity McPETERS, twenty one dollars fifty seven cents $21.57
Heris of Nancy TAYLOR, twenty one dollars fifty seven cents     $21.57
Heirs of John STEWART twenty one dollars fifty seven cents      $21.57
Peter C. STEWART, twenty one dollars fifty seven cents          $21.57
Samuel STEWART, twenty one dollars fifty seven cents            $21.57
Elizabeth CRUMP, twenty one dollars fifty seven cents           $21.57
Jane CHERRY, twenty one dollars fifty seven cents            $21.57

and retain balance subject to further orders
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