Administrator's Settlement Book, 1846-1856
pg 1-2. County Court Clerk's Office 4 Apr 1844. John Jacobs and David Fite, executors of Leonard Fite, dec'd. Receipts for distribution of estate exhibited:
|Joel M. West||$720.60|
pg 11. 26 Mar 1864. The following commissioners layed off to Mrs. Hannah Cantrell, relict of the late Benjamin Cantrell a years support. Signed Thomas Dunkain, William N. Lain, Wm. H. Jenkins.
pg 15. 13 Apr 1846. Elisha Congo, Tilmon Foster and Moses Pedigo set apart provisions for the widow and family of David Denton, dec'd.
pg 15. (no date). The undersigned freeholders set apart to Charlotte Tyree, the widow of Thomas J. Tyree a year's support for said widow and family. Signed Thomas Simpson, Gilbert Williams and Peter R. Simpson.
pg 16. 29 Jul 1846. Thomas and Robert Givan, administrators of the estate of James D. Grandstaff, dec'd.
pg 17. 3 Aug. 1846. It appears to the County Court that Tinsley Fulton has died in DeKalb County, having no will. Letters of administration granted to G. W. Camron.
pg 17. 3 Aug 1846. It appears to the County Court that J. C. Buckley has died in DeKalb County leaving no will. Letters of administration granted to Darius Buckley.
pg 20. 7 Sept 1846. It appears to the County Court tha Bethell C. Magness has died in DeKalb County leaving no will. Letters of administration granted to Wm. H. Magness and Wm. C. Martin.
pg 20. 7 Sept 1846. It appears to the County Court that Hirato Byers has died in DeKalb County leaving no will. Letters of administration are granted to P. G. Magness.
pg 21. 23 Nov 1846. Years support set apart for the widow of Bethell C. Magness by John Allen, Solomon Redmon and Samuel Allen.
pg 21. 7 Dec 1846. It appears to the County Court that Bernard Richardson has died leaving no will. Letters of administration granted to James A. Richardson.
pg 22. 4 Jan 1847. Benjamin F. Browning reported deceased and letters of administration granted P.A. Thomason.
pg 23. 1 Feb 1847. George H. Walton, executor of George A. Walton, Dec'd.
pg 22. [second page numbered 22] 5 Apr 1847. Year's support laid off for Lucinda Brownin by David Fite, E. M. North and Thos. D. Price.
pg 23. [second page numbered 23] 17 May 1847. James C. Kelley, administrator of Thomas R. Kelley, dec'd.
(From this point on each page in this Settlement Book has two page numbers reflecting the above mistake, along with others.)
pg 24. 17 May 1847. Widow allowed $77.25 from the estate of M.B. Deen [Dun] by Wm. H. Whaley, administrator.
pg 25. 1 Mar 1847. James G. Fuson, administrator of the estate of Phillip Haas, dec'd.
pg 26. 7 Jun 1847. James Davis appointed administrator of Franklin R. Davis, dec'd.
pg 26. 23 Jan 1847. M.M. Brien, administrator of the estate of Henry Hart, dec'd, report. [mentions case in Supreme Court.]
pg 29-31. Oct term 1846. Purchases at sale of the personal property of I.C.Buckley, dec'd made by Marion S. Buckley, Rebecca Buckley and others. List of accounts due estate. Report by Darius Buckley, administrator.
pg 32. 22 Sept 1847. Inventory and account of sales of the estate of William Vannatta, dec'd. Purchases by Samuel, James, and Nancy Vannatta and others. Samuel Vannatta, administrator.
pg 34. 24 Dec 1846. Joseph Clarke, administrator of Wills Adamson, dec'd.
pg 36. 6 Sept 1847. Year's support set off for the widow of William Vannitta, dec'd, by John Vantrease, John Allen and John F. West.
pg 40. 7 Nov 1847. John Turner, administrator with will annexed of Henry Turney, dec'd. Following receipts filed;
pg 47. 1 Nov 1847. Report of death of John Warford, Sr. John Warford appointed administrator.
pg 47. 7 Dec 1847. To Gilbert Williams. It appearing to the County Court now in session that Mary Williams has died in the County of DeKalb having no will land the court being satisfied as to your claim... letters of administration to be issued to you.
pg 48. 6 Mar 1848. Report of the death of William J. Cantrell. James Cantrell appointed administrator.
pg 49. 18 Feb 1848. Year's support set apart for the widow of Festes Moses, dec'd by Tilmon Bethel, Thomas Simpson and William H. Whaley.
pg 56. 7 Jan 1848. A.G. Davis, administrator with will annexed of William Rice, dec'd.
pg 56. 1 Sept 1848. James Turner, administrator of David Denton, dec'd.
pg 57. 5 Apr 1848. James W. Denton, administrator of David Denton, dec'd.
pg 58. 10 Apr 1848. John Billings, administrator of the estate of Peter Billings, dec'd. Disbursements:
pg 60. 28 Mar 1848. Peter Cantrell, administrator of the estate of Benjamin Cantrell, dec'd. Disbursements:
pg 62. 3 Jul 1848. Nancy Tate of Cannon County appointed administrator of the estate of John A. Tate, dec'd.
pg 63. 3 Jul 1848. William Williams appointed administrator of the estate of Mary Williams dec'd.
pg 63. 26 June 1848. Year's provisions layed off to Mary Allen, widow of John Allen, dec'd.
pg 64. 1 Aug 1848. Martha Candler appointed administrator of John Candler, dec'd.
pg 64. 1 mon in Aug 1848. Isaac Bratton appointed administrator of Festus Moses, dec'd.
pg 66-67. 7 Aug 1848. Sale of the estate of Harrel Byres, dec'd reported by P.G. Magness, administrator.
pg 68. 5 Aug 1848. Year's provision set off for Elizabeth Byars, widow of Herald Byars, dec'd.
pg 69. 7 Jul 1848. Thomas Simpson, Sampson Bethel and Joseph Collins to set apart to Nancy Tate, widow of John A. Tate, one years provisions.
pg 70. 4 Sept 1848. John Pack appointed administrator of the estate of Joseph Pack, dec'd.
pg 71. 4 Sept 1848. John B. Tubb made administrator of the estate of his wife Nancy W. Tubb, dec'd.
pg 72. 4 Sept 1848. Jesse W. Taylor has died leaving no will and the court appoints Jacob Taylor as administrator.
pg 72-73. 4 Sept 1848. Benjamin Cantrell appointed administrator of the estate of Tillman Cantrell dec'd.
pg 73. 4 Sept 1848. Joseph Atnip appointed administrator of the estate of John C. Lunay, dec'd.
pg 73. 7 Sept 1848. Samuel Williams, Jr. appointed adme of the estate of Samuel Williams, Sr.
pg 77. 2 Oct 1848. The death of Benjamin Adcock was suggested in open court and the he departed this life intestate whereupon David Adcock Sr. was appointed administrator.
pg 84. 2 Oct 1848. The death of William Childress was suggested in open Court and that he died leaving a written will. On 2 Mar 1849 James Davis Sr. was appointed executor to said will. The said James Davis Sr. had died before winding up and making a full settlement upon the Childress estate. Daniel Koger is appointed administrator debonis Non with will annexed.
pg 84-85. 2 Oct 1848. William Gray appointed administrator of the estate of Flemmin Jones, dec'd.
pg 85. 28 Sept 1848. Year's provisions set apart to Saray Williams, widow of Samuel Williams, dec'd.
pg 86-87. 2 Oct 1848. Samuel Williams and Gilbert Williams, adminstrators of Samuel Williams, dec'd.
pg 86. 25 Sept 1848. G.W. Camron administrator upon the estate of Tinsley W. Fulton, dec'd.
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