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Charles City County Order Book, 1694-1700, image 34

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299 day of December 1693 that a Comison of Administracon might be granted unto him of the sd Estate. Now Know ye that I the sd Sr Edmund Andros &c according to an Order of sd Court for the better Ordering &c give & grant unto the sd William Byrd the Administracon (with the Will annexed) of all and singular &c sic ut in alliis. & seal of the Colony this 26. Aprill. 1694. E Andros Wm Byrd Esq Admicon wth ye will anexed of Mr Josias Clark. R Wormeley.

{L.S. Coloniel} [Locus Sigilli] To all &c. Know yee that I Sr Edmund Andros Knt &c. Wheras Andrew Crewes late of this Colony decd leaveing an estate &c. in Care wherof Joseph Renshaw and Sarah his wife Mother of the defunct made humble suit that Comicon of Administracon might be granted them of the sd Estate Now Know yee that I the sd Sr Edmund Andros &c according to an Order of Charles Citty County Court bearing date att Westover ye 5 Decemb. 1692 &c. give & grant unto the to the sd Joseph i Renshaw and Sarah his wife the Administracon of all and Singular &c ut in alijs Given under my hand and the seal of the Colony. Aprill 26. 1694 E Andros Josep: Renshaw &c Admr on And: Crews R Wormeley Secr.

By his Excy.

{L.S.} To all &c. Know ye That I Sr. Edmund Andros knt &c. Wheras John Black late of this Colony dying and leaving an estate &c in Care wherof Mary his Relict hath made humble suit to ye Court that Comicon of Administracon &c. Now Know ye that I the sd Sr. Edmund Andros knt Governr & according to an Order of Charles Citty County Court. bearing date ye 13 day of Aprill. 1693 &c give and grant unto the sd Mary the Administracon. &c. ut in aliis. & the seale of the Colony. April. 26. 1694 E Andros.

Mary Black Admr. on the estate of John Black. R Wormeley.

By his Excellcy

{L.S.} To all &c. Wheras James Crabb late of this Colony decd left an estate &c Sarah his relict made humble suit to the Court that Comicon of Administracon &c. Now Know ye that I the sd Sr. Edmund Andros knt Governor &c. according to an Order of Charles Citty County Court bearing date at Westover Aprill. 3 1694 &c doe give and grant to the sd Sarah the Administracon &c. ut in aliis. Given under my hand and the seale of the Colony. Aprill. 26. 1694. E. Andros Sarah Crab Admr. on James Crabb. R Wormeley Secr.

By his Excellcy

{L.S.} To all &c. Know yee &. &c Wheras John Freman late of this Colony decd. left an estate &c. Barbarah Freman his Relict made humble suite to the Court that Comicon of Administracon &c. Now Know ye that I the sd Sr Edmund Andros knt Governr. &c. according to an Order of Charles Citty County Court dated at Westover ye 3. Aprill. 1694 for ye better securing &c. doe give and grant to the sd Barbarah the Administracon & ut in aliis given &c & ye seal of the Colony. Aprill. 26. 1694 E. Andros Barbarah Freman Admr on John Freman R Wormeley Secr.