ORDER BOOK 1850
January 14, 1850
Preston Divine, infant orphan of Andy Divine, bound to Matthew M. Petty.
February 11, 1850
Mahala Ann Able, poor infant of Vicey Able, bound to John Cliburn.
June 10, 1850
Missouri E. H. Clark, over l4, chose John T. Clark guardian. Daughter of
Marshall P. Clark.
July 8, 1850
Henry Motley, guardian of Patsy Motley, produced receipt from said ward as
follows, March 15, 1850 received of Henry Motley my guardian, $247 and
51-1/2 cents in full all money placed in his hands by Allen County Court
together with the ........
of negroes and accounts and also received two negro girls, Rachel & Syntha.
Signed Patsy (x) Motley. Witt: H. Landers and Jas. Motley.
James Motley appointed commissioner of the Common School
OGLES, NAPIER, BAILEY, MOTLEY, JOHNSON
September 9, 1850
John Ogles appointed guardian to his infant daughters, Julia Frances, Malinda
Elizabeth and Cyntha Ellen.
John, Mary Jane, James and Peggy Ann Ogles, all over l4, chose their father
John Ogles as guardian.
Thomas Napier, security for bond of Luisa Bailey as guardian to her children,
Mary Jane, William M. , Mahala R., Elizabeth C., Tennessee E. and Hiram P.,
infant children of Hiram Bailey, deceased, asked for more security. She
refused and was removed as guardian.
James Motley appointed administrator of the estate of Elias Johnson, made
bond of $500 with John M. Motley as security. Pheriby Johnson, widow,
relinquished right of dower.
AYERS, LANDERS, McMURRY, HINTON, JOHNS, JOHNSON, AUSTIN, WEATHERSPOON
November 11, 1850
John Ayres will proven by Thomas Bruff H. Landers executed bond of $1,000
with Isaac McMurray as security.
Ordered $30 to be allowed William Hinton for his support, subject to the
....... of Jeremiah Hinton Jr.
Hardy Weatherspoon appointed guardian of Mary E. Johns, infant daughter of
Will of Henry Johnson proven by Willis Austin and Willis Johnson. Henderson
and Berry Johnson executed bond of $500 with Willis Austin as security.
Ordered Jeremiah Hinton to settle claim allowed his brother last year.
December 9, 1850
Robert J. Foster appointed guardian to Virginia Mary Elizabeth Smith;
Robert Foster Smith; Zachariah K. Smith and Martha Frances Smith, infant
orphans of Zachariah Smith, deceased.