Shelby  County  Indiana
Courthouse  Records
Probate

Zephaniah  Stubbs,  dec'd


Box 177

March Term 1880
                                                        Leonidas Stubbs Administrator

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STATE OF INDIANA
SHELBY COUNTY, SS:

             Leonidas Stubbs being duly sworn before the Clerk of the Shelby circuit court of the County aforesaid, upon oath says that Zephaniah Stubbs departed this life in said county, intestate, as he believes, on the 10th day of May 1878; that said Zephaniah Stubbs left a personal estate to be administered, of the probable value, as he is informed and believes, of Eight Hundred dollars: and further says not.
Signed: Leonidas Stubbs
Sworn to and subscribed before me, this 4 day of June 1878 B. S. Sutton Clerk
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Geo W. Stubbs
Attorney at Law
13 and 15 Hubbardís Block
Indianapolis, Ind. July 1st 1878                        

Leonidas Stubbs Esq.
        Dear Sir:
                As it appears that the personal property belonging to Fatherís estate is not sufficient to pay his debts and desire that you rent the farm for next year as we think this would be better than to sell any part of the land for that purpose.
Geo. W. Stubbs    
Harvey E. Stubbs    
Leonidas Stubbs    
Franklin Stubbs    
Alazana Mann    
Mary Colsher    

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Said decedent left him surviving as his only heirs surviving the following named persons towit:

            George W. Stubbs,  Alazanah Mann  (formerly Stubbs),  Mary Colsher (formerly Stubbs),  Elizabeth Gregory (formerly Stubbs),  Benjamin F. Stubbs,  Harvey Stubbs,  Lonidy Stubbs  and  John Stubbs, and said administrator further shows that he has made full distribution of the surplus of said Estate among said heirs in the following proportions towit:
Paid        George W. Stubbs 40.89
Alazanah Mann 40.89
Mary Colsher 40.89
Elizabeth Gregory 40.89
Benjamin F. Stubbs        40.89
Harvey Stubbs 40.89
Lonidy Stubbs }
John Stubbs     } 81.78

      Said Administrator files his vouchers in said above distribution herewith, and asks that he be fully and 
finally discharged from said trust.                Leonidas Stubbs

      Subscribed and sworn to before me this 6" day of March 1880.         Fred H. Chueden Clerk


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Account of the Sale of the Personal Property of Zephaniah Stubbs, deceased,
sold by Leonidas Stubbs, at the late residence of the decedent,at Public Sale,
on the 9th day of July 1878
  Names of Articles Amount  Sold For  To Whom Sold
1 2 Smoothing Irons   50 M. Worland
2 1 Coffey Mill   15 E. Dawson
3 1 Coffey pot & strainer   10 F. Shoemaker
4 1 Tin Bucket Kettle & pan   25 W. Clark
5 2 Dish Pans   25 E. Dawson
6 1 Lamp   20 J. Parker
7 1 Pair Steelyards   10 E. Dawson
8 1 Table   20 T. Mann
9 1 Wash Tub   45 W. Williams
10    1 Churn   15 W. Williams
11 4 Milk Pans   25 J. Nail
12 2 Hoes & one Spade   25 W. Crawly
13 ---------     S. Mann
14 1 Shovel   60 J. Mohr
15 Axe & saw   20 M. Worland
16 1 Mattock   15 J. W. Vanarsdall
17 1 Hatchet   10 J. Teal
18 1 Broad Axe   55 H. Stubbs
19 5 Augers 1 30 J. Parker F. Shoemaker & J. Teal
20 1 Drawer Knife   25 J. Parker
21 Hand Saw & Square   90 H. Stubbs
22 4 Barrells 1 05 J. F. Mohr & H. Stubbs
23 1 Grind Stone   55 T. Mann
24 1 Heating Stove   90 Daniel Nail
25 1 Bucket Dipper & Tin   20 D. Meloy
26 18 jars   90 J. Mohr
27 1 Mirror   05 D. Meloy
28 1 Table 1 60 D. Meloy
29 4 Chairs   50 E. Dawson
30 1 Lounge   10 W. Collins
31 Book Case & Table 2 30 J. Nail
32 7 chairs 2 85 F. Vanhorn T. Mann & A. Colsher
33 1 Stand   30 E. Dawson
34 1 Clock   25 E. Coil
35 1 Rag Carpet 3 00 E. Dawson
36 1 Bed Stead   70 D. Meloy
37 1 Bureau   70 J. Parker
38 1 Bed Stead   60 S. Nail
39 1 Spring Matress 2 25 -------------
40 1 Reel   05 A. Thomas
41 3 Feather Beds 7 35 T. Mann R. Clark & W. Griffey
42 1 Carpet 1 25 M. Hamm
43 1 Mirror   60 D. Meloy
44 1 Heating Stove 1 90 J. Parker
45 1 Sociable Sofa 5 00 ------------
46 1 Rocking chair   25 E. Vice
47 1 Ward Robe 11 00 M. Worland
48 Dishes 2 00 W. Clark & E. Dawson
49 Cook Stove 5 00 W. Williams
50 Scoop Shovel   15 H. Doble
51 1 Log Chain   25 S. Mann
52 Double & Single Trees   40 F. Shoemaker
53 Old Plows   15 H. Byerly
54 Scrap Irons   10 H. Byerly
55 2 Shovel Plows   80 H. Stubbs & J. F. Mohr
56 1 Harrow 1 00 S. Mann
57 1 Wagon 16 00 G. Colshel
58 1 Box Tools 1 60 J. Nail
59 1 Wind Mill   75 H. Stubbs
60 Set of Double Harness 7 25 A. Williams
61 1 Old Saw   05 J. Nail
62 1 Buggy & Harness 17 35 Geo. Mohr
63 1 Saddle   50 Leonidas Stubbs
64 9 Head of Hogs 23 50 A. Thomas & W. Griffey
65 2 Sows & pigs 12 50 A. Thomas & S. Mann
66 1 White Cow 23 25 W. Kinsley
67 1 cow & Calf 33 25 Robert Clark
68 Calves 47 75 Robert Clark
69 1 Blind Horse 10 00 T. Mann
70 1 Sorrel Mare 23 50 F. Cushing
71 1 Mare & Colt 125 00 F. Stubbs
72 15 Acre pasture 5 00 H. Stubbs


Transcribed by Barb Huff

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