Venditioni Exponas, 11 November 1845 [Coolidge Administrator of the Estate of JS v. Reynolds and Wilson]

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State of Illinois) ss [scilicet]
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The People of the State of . To the of the County of in said . Greeting
Whereas, We lately commanded you that you should cause to be made of the goods and chattels, Lands and Tenements, in your of and the sum of Forty Dollars. which, in our circuit court within and for the said County of before our Judge of the said Circuit Court at in said county <​of ​> on the tenth day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty four, were awarded to Joseph Smith for damages which he sustained by reason of a then & there lately committed by the said and to the said Joseph Smith. And the further sum of ninety nine dollars and eighty one cents for costs and charges in that behalf expended whereof the said and were convicted as appeared to us of record, and that you should have that money ready and interest thereon from the time of recovering the same until paid and make return of that writ and of the manner in which you executed the same within ninety days after date. And you having made return on that writ that you had taken by virtue thereof the following property. viz. “the W ½ of the S. W. ¼ of sec 9. 40 N 5 W. The W ½ S E ¼ Sect 11 4 N R 5 W The East 70 acres of the N. W ¼ of Sect No 21 T 6 N 5 W. The S ½ of S E ¼ of Sect No 26 Towns 3 N R 9 West. The S ½ of S. W ¼ of Sect No 26. Town 3 N R 9 West The S. W ¼ of N W ¼ of Sect No 21 Town 4 N R 5 West Lot 2 on block 35 in — all west of the 4th Principal Meridian” Which remained in your hands unsold and therefore you could not have that money ready as you were commanded
Therefore We being desirous that administrator of the estate of the said Joseph Smith deceased should be satisfied of the damages and costs, aforesaid, command you that you sell or cause to be sold the said property of the said and so by you taken as aforesaid for the best price you can get for the same. And have that money [p. [1]] arising from such sale ready to satisfy, as well the said damages and costs as also the further sum of Eight Dollars and fifty— which is likewise adjudged to the said administrator as aforesaid for costs and charges in that behalf expended whereof the said and are convicted as appears to us of record, and also that you cause the said damages and costs, if any shall yet remain to be made of other goods and chattels Lands and tenements in your of the said and
And have those sums of money ready and interest thereon at the rate of six per cent per annum from the time of recoveirng the same until paid, and make return of this writ and of the manner in which you execute the same, ninety days after date
Witness Charles T. Chase Clerk of our said Circuit Court at in said County of Lee this eleventh day of November in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty five
Charles T. Chase Clerk
The Judgment upon which this writ is issued has been assigned to as per assignment on file in my office
Chas T. Chase Clerk [p. [2]]
Sale 2d. Feb
333½
administrator of the estate of Joseph Smith deceased vs and
Damages— $40.00
Costs— 108.31
 
Recd. Decr. 18th. 1845 of the of Ill. the full amt of the within Judgment & interest in the within Case
 
Recd this for collection on this 18th. day of Decr. A D 1845 at 2 O clock P. M.
Sheriff Ill By H G Ferris Depty
 
This Execution is fully satisfied except ten dollars of the sheriffs fees due the sheriff of Ills. and the jury fee as pr receipt on <​and assignments​> file in my offace
Hancock Ills. Decr. 18th. A D 1845
Sheriff Ills. By H. G. Ferris Depty
 
Sheriff’s Fees—
Levying writ .50
Advertising of propty .25
Making crtfcate of Le[v]y .25
Paid for Recording it .25
2 purchase certificates .50
Commission on 175 .16
Returning execu .12½
$2,08½
Sheff Ill
By H G, Ferris Depty
 
By Virtue of the within Execution I have on this 12th. day of January A D 1846 Levied the same upon the following described Real Estate to wit: The W ½ S W ¼ sec 9 T 4 N R 5 W, The W 1/2 SE 1/4 sec 11 Town 4 N R 5 W, The East 70 acres NW 1/4 sec 21 T 6 N R 5 W. The S 1/2 SE 1/4 sec 26 T 3 N R 5 W. the S 1/2 SW 1/4 sec 26 3N R 9 W, the SW 1/4 NW 1/4 sec 21 Town. 4 N. R 5 W, and Lot No. 2 on Block No. 35 in the Town of Hancock Co Ills— all West of the 4th. Pnl. Medn.
Sheff Ills By H G Ferris Dept
(For return see the inside &c) [p. [3]]
Offered the Real estate Levied upon the 12th day of January 1846 on the outside of this , in pursuances of public notice given and the Statute in such cases made & provided and each piece was struck off to Leonard T. Ferris he being the highest & best bidder for the same. The whole proceeds of sale being one & 75/100 dollars which was applied to satisfy the costs of Levy, Advertising, sale & c
Sheff Ill By H. G Ferris Depy [p. [4]]

Footnotes

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    Docket in handwriting of Charles Chase.  

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    Notation in handwriting of William Backenstos.  

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    Notations in handwriting of H. G. Ferris.  

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    Notation in handwriting of H. G. Ferris.