In the matter of
the Guardianship of
Ruby Arnold, now
Jun 9, 1920
|STATE OF INDIANA ||) ||IN
THE SHELBY CIRCUIT COURT.|
|SHELBY COUNTY ||)|
IN THE MATTER OF THE GUARDIANSHIP
OF RUBY ARNOLD, NOW RUBY BLACK.
The undersigned would
respectfully show the court that she is now 17 years of age and the
wife of Lawrence Black, who is of full age, and resides with her
husband and child at 206 Eastern Avenue, Indianapolis, Indiana.
That she is the same
person as Ruby Arnold for whom Thomas H. Campbell acted as guardian in this court and who as such guardian made a final
report and was discharged some time prior to March 27th, 1914; that
said guardian paid over to the Clerk of this court for the benefit of
the undersigned the funds belonging to her in said trust, as appears
by Order Book 63, page 55, in said court.
That on or about March
27, 1914, this court ordered said funds to be placed on deposit with
the Mutual Loan & Savings Company of Shelbyville, Indiana, for
the benefit of the undersigned.
That there is no longer a
necessity for a guardian, either for the person or estate, of the
undersigned and she therefore prays the court that this trust be
finally closed as to her by the payment to her, with the consent of
her said husband, Lawrence Black, of all funds belonging to her in
That notice should be
served upon the Mutual Loan & Savings Company, of Shelbyville,
Indiana, of the filing of this petition in order that they may be
bound by any order that the court may make therein.
Wherefore, she prays the
court that the funds belonging to her, now in the custody of the
court, be ordered paid to her if the assent of her said husband,
Lawrence Black, be given thereto.
Ruby Black [signature]
STATE OF INDIANA ||)|
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COUNTY OF MARION ||)|
Ruby Black, being first
duly sworn upon her oath says that the matters set forth in the
foregoing report are true.
Ruby Black [signature]
Subscribed and sworn to
before me this 4th day of June, 1920.
C. B. Clarke [signature]
My commission expires,
Jany. 7, 1921
Probate SUMMONS - Circuit
PTB 11 P.
In the matter
SHELBY CIRCUIT COURT
21 day of
Mileage,|| $ ||.20|
Service,|| || .40|
Return, || || .10|
Docket, || || .10|
Ret. on Doc || || .10|
|| || .90|
State of Indiana,
Shelby County, ss:
The state of Indiana, to
the Sheriff of Shelby County, Greeting:
You are hereby commanded
to summon Mutual Loan & Savings Company of Shelbyville, Indiana
to appear in the Circuit Court of Shelby County, before the Judge
thereof, on the 21 day of June, 1920, the 31st Judicial day of its
May Term, 1920, now being held at the Court House in Shelbyville,
County of Shelby, and State of Indiana, then and there to answer to
the petition in the matter of the Guardianship of Ruby Arnold, now
Ruby Black, for order of Court to pay trust funds to her and of this
writ make due return.
Witness, the Clerk of
said Court and the seal thereof hereunto
affixed at Shelbyville,
this 9th day
of June, 1920
[signature], Clerk S. C. C.
I do hereby certify that
I served this Summons on the 10th day of June 1920, by reading the
same to and within the hearing of Edward Lewis,
Secretary of Mutual Loan and Saving Company.
Alvin P. Baker,
Sheriff of Shelby County
Jul 2 1920
In the Matter of the
|| : || No.
5625. Petition for Final Settlement|
of Ruby Arnold, now Ruby
Comes now the petitioner
and submits to the court her petition in the above entitled cause,
which petition is in the following words and figures, to-wit: (here
copy petition in full).
And petitioner shows to
the court that the Mutual Loan and Savings Company of Shelbyville
Indiana, which is interested in said petition, has been duly served
with summons and notice of the hearing of said petition more than ten
days prior to this date as shown by the return of the Sheriff of
Shelby County Indiana indorsed thereon, which summons and notice and
the Sheriff's return thereon are in the following words and figures,
to-wit: (here insert).
And the said Mutual Loan
& Savings Company being three times called comes not but wholly
And said petition and
said matter is now submitted to the court for hearing, finding and
order thereon, and the court having heard the evidence and being
sufficiently advised in the premises finds that the matters and facts
alleged in the petition are true and that said petitioner is a minor
who will be 18 years of age in September 1920, but that she is
married and is now the wife of Lawrence Black a resident of
Indianapolis Indiana, who is past the age of 24 years. That
petitioner and her said husband now living together as husband and
wife and that said petitioner with the consent of her said husband is
entitled to receive and receipt for the money mentioned in said
petition and now in the hands of said Mutual Loan and Savings Company
and belonging to the petitioner Ruby Black, the said amount of money
being $142.25 with accumulated interest thereon since the 27 day of
It is therefore ordered
by the court that the said Mutual Loan and Savings Company of
Shelbyville Indiana pay over to the petitioner Ruby Black the said
sum of $142.25 together with the accumulated interest thereon since
March 27th 1914, which amount and interest belongs and is due to the
said Ruby Black, and that said Mutual Loan and Savings Company upon
the payment of said money to said Ruby Black shall take her receipt
therefor which receipt shall also be signed by her husband Lawrence
The court further orders
that the said petitioner shall pay the costs of this proceeding and
the hearing thereof in this court.
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In the matter of
the minority of
Petition to place money in
loan association for benefit of minor.
Filed Feb 27 1914
Otto L. Coyle [signature]
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Clerk of Circuit Court
Hon. Alonzo Blair Judge Shelby Circuit Court: -
State of Indiana,
|| In the Shelby Circuit Court,
County of Shelby, |
||February Term 1914|
In the matter of the estate
of Ruby Arnold a minor,
|| Petition to vest money for minor.
Now Ruby A. Bradburn,
The undersigned Emma Bradburn, represents and shows to the Court that she and
her husband Charles Bradburn adopted one Ruby Arnold in the Rush Circuit Court
of Rush County Indiana, and that her name now is Ruby A. Bradburn; that she
resides with this affiant at her home in Morgan County Indiana. Affiant further
says, that she is informed and believes that there is now in the hands of the
Clerk of the Shelby Circuit Court $142.25 for said Ruby Arnold, now Ruby A.
Bradburn, and that said minor has no guardian to look after said funds for said
Affiant further petitions the Court to make an order to have said money
placed in some Building and Loan Association or Trust Company in the City of
Shelbyville, in the name of said minor, Viz: Ruby A. Bradburn, the same to be
under the supervision of said Court.
Signed: Mrs. Emma Bradburn
Subscribed and sworn to before me this 25 day of February A. D. 1914.
Signed: Thomas H. Campbell
My Commission expires,
Dec. 3d 1916
[The following is a receipt for court costs paid when a guardian was named to
oversee money left for the minor, Ruby Arnold Bradburn. There is a line on the
receipt for the name of the guardian but that line is blank.]
Ruby A. Bradburn }} February Term, 1914
Received of the above named guardian the sum of $1.50 in full of cost in
guardianship, this March 28 1914.
Otto L Coyle [signature}
Clerk Circuit Court
Contributed by Richard Felts