JANE LEMMING and JOHN MITCHAM
March 9, 1848
Warren County, Indiana
Submitted by Adina Watkins Dyer
Know all Men by these Presents, That we Jane Lemming and John Mitcham of Warren County and of the State of Indiana, are held and firmly bound unto the State of Indiana in the penal sum of Five hundred dollars, for the payment of which, well and truly to be made, we bind ourselves, our heirs, executors, and administrators, jointly and severally, firmly by these presents, sealed with our seals, and dated this 9th day of March, 1848.
Whereas, the above named and bounden Jane Lemming has been duly appointed by the Clerk of the Probate Court of the county of Warren in the State aforesaid, GUARDIAN of the persons and property of Juliet Lemming aged 14 years, Rachel Leming aged 13 years, Joel Leming aged 11 years, Perry Leming aged 9 years, Amanda Jane Leming aged 7 years, and Ephraim Leming aged 5 years and Thomas Leming aged nineteen years all Heirs of Nathaniel Leming deceased and letters of Guardianship have been duly granted to her by said Clerk.
Now, therefore, the condition of the above obligation is to the effect following, to-wit: That the said Jane Leming shall faithfully perform the duties of her said trust as such Guardian: Then and in that case said obligation shall cease and be null and void, otherwise to be and remain in full force and virtue in law.
Signed and sealed in my office and approved by me this 9th day of March
© 2008 Adina Watkins Dyer