Letter written by John L. Cox

Provided by Karen Nelson

The letter was not dated.

The letter was written to Martha Shipp and husband William Shipp of Licking, MO.

The letter is typed as written. No attempt has been made to correct the spelling. The letter was handed down through the Shipp family who lived at Licking, MO.

Jim and Karen Nelson have the letter, and posted the letter to the Crawford County, IL Website.


To Martha J. Ship and William Ship

Final Settlement notice
State of Illinois
Clark County

In the County Court of the said Co., May Term AD 1884 Estate of Henry Harrison decd Notice is hereby given to the undersigned administrations of the Estate of Henry Harrison decd ______ At the May term of the County Court of said county and on Thursday the 22d day of May A. D. 1884 present this final settlement as each administrator to said court for approval, and may an order of said court _____ changing them from their trust as such administrators. When and where the heirs and all parties interested in said estate may appear and object to said settlement if they are fit so to do.

John L. Cox
Simpson Cox
Benjamin Harrison
Administrator


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