WILL BOOK A - GUARDIAN
LEWIS HEIRS - 1796 - 1808
Abraham BUFORD & Bartlett COLLINS
Georgetown, Kentucky - Scott County - Home of Abraham Buford
Know all men by these presents that we, Abram Buford and Bartlett Collins are held and firmly bound unto John Moseley, Lewis Nuckols, R. M. Gano and Samuel Shepherd, Gentlemen - Justices of Scott County in the sum of 1,000£ current money of Kentucky to be paid to the said justice or their successors in office, the payment hereof will and truly be made. We bind ourselves and every one of our heirs, executors and administrators jointly and severally firmly by these presents sealed and dated this 26th day of November 1804.
The condition of the above obligation is such that if the above bound Abram Buford his heirs, executors and administrators assigns shall will and truly pay and deliver unto Patsy Lewis, Buford Lewis and Henry Lewis orphans of John Lewis deceased, all such estate as is or hereafter become to the said orphans when they shall attain lawful age. To demand the same and when there unto required by the trustees for the time being for the said county and also discharge his duty herein in manner as to save harmless and indemnify their justices their successors from all trouble or damage which may arise about the said estate.
Then the above obligation to be void otherwise to remain in full force and virtue.
signed - A. Buford
WILL BOOK D
GUARDIAN BOND - 1814 - 1822
John Lewis Heirs
Georgetown Kentucky, Scott County Court House
Commonwealth of Kentucky to be paid to said commonwealth the payment whereof will and truly to be made we bind ourselves, our heirs, executors and administrators jointly and severally by these presents sealed and dated this day of August 1813.
The condition of the above obligation is such that if the above mentioned Buford Lewis and his executors and administrators shall, will and truly pay and deliver unto John Lewis, Orphan of John Lewis deceased, all such estate as now is or hereafter shall become due to the said orphan when he shall attain to lawful age to demand the same or when thereto required by the justices of the Scott County Court for the County of Scott and also discharge his duty therein in such manner as to save harmless and indemnify the justices of the Scott County Court now setting - and their successors from all trouble or damage which shall or may arise about the said estate.
BUFORD Families in America Book 2005
Addendum to Buford Book 2005
And my ALL-TIME favorite ~ TRIVIA
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