LOC: SC-UN: 1856 Petition for Sale of Real Estate of Elnathan Darwin, Deceased



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  • Title LOC: SC-UN: 1856 Petition for Sale of Real Estate of Elnathan Darwin, Deceased 
    Short Title LOC: SC-UN: 1856 Petition for Sale of Real Estate of Elnathan Darwin, Deceased 
    Author Union County Court of Ordinary (reference pending) 
    Source ID S109 
    Text Union County Court of Ordinary (reference pending): Petition by John W. Darwin for sale of land owned by his late brother, Elnathan D. Darwin.

    Union: In the Court of Ordinary
    Exparte John W. Darwin :: Petition for Sale of Real Estate


    The humble petition of John W. Darwin showeth that Elnathan D. Darwin brother of your petitioner formerly of the District and State aforesaid departed this life intestate on the ____ day of January 1855 being seised and possessed of a tract of land lying in the District and State aforesaid, containing about One Hundred and fifty acres, bounded by lands of John Kennedy, William Corry, the Gold Mine Company, and your petitioner.

    That said intestate left him surviving as his heirs at law his mother Gilly Darwin and the following brothers and sisters to wit: Cynthia Chambalin wife of David Chambalin; Jane Love wife of James G. Love; Nancy Smarr wife of William Smarr; Polly Lowry wife of Jackson Lowry; Sarah Smith wife of James Smith; Robert R. Darwin; John W. Darwin (your petioner); Amanda Darwin, Martin Darwin, Pressly Darwin, Elsey Darwin, James Darwin and Martha Darwin, the latter six being infants under the age of twenty one years. That said Elnathan never married.

    That said land does not exceed in value One thousand Dollars and that the same is now subject to (illegible) taken and division amongst the heirs at law of the said Elnathan Darwin.

    That Sally Smith, Nancy Smarr and Polly Lowry reside from and beyond the limits of this State.

    Wherefore your petioner prays that the said land may be Sold by order of the Court of Ordinary & the proceeds divided according to law.

    And your petioner will pray etc.

    John W. Darwin.
     
    Linked to Amanda E. DARWIN
    Cynthia Arian DARWIN
    Elsey Sandlin DARWIN
    James Madison DARWIN
    Jane E. DARWIN
    John W. DARWIN
    Martha L. DARWIN
    Martin Van Buren DARWIN
    Mary Narcissa DARWIN
    Nancy M. DARWIN
    Pressley P. DARWIN
    Robert Russell DARWIN
    Sarah R. DARWIN
    Gilly SANDLIN