Estate  of
Adam  Pierson

Deceased's estate:  Filebox 32 (Pierson)
Minor heirs:  Fileboxes 58 and 90 (Pearson)
Shelby County Courthouse, Shelbyville, Indiana

The following paper was found in filebox 90.

            Know all men by these presents that I  Rebecca Pierson of Butler County and State of Ohio do hereby Constitute and Appoint  Robison Garner of the Same County, and State of Ohio My Atorney for me and in my Name and for My use to Collect by Suit or otherwise and upon payment to him to Receipt for (by Release under Seal or otherwise) all Debts or demands whatsoever Due or owing to me and especially my Porton of my Late father  Adam Pierson Estate and in the hands of my late Guardian  Elijah Hand,  whatsoever my Said Attorney Shall lawfully do in the premises I do hereby Confirm the Same as if I was Personally presant and Did the Same In witness whereof I have here- unto Set my hand and Seal this first Day of June in the year 1859
Rebecca  Pierson
Signed Sealed and acknowledged in presants of  Saml Dearmond /s/
                                                                          William Yanger /s/

The State of Ohio
Butler County Ss:
            Before me Saml Dearmond a Notarypiblic in and for Said County personally Appeared above Named Rebecca Pierson and Acknowledged the Signing and Sealing of the above Power of Attorney to be her voluntary act and Deed this 1st Day of June Ad 1859
Saml Dearmond
Notary public

Received of Elijah Hand Guardian of Rebecca Pierson, the Sum of three hundred and three and 85/100 $303-85/100 dollars in full of all moneys due or coming to coming from the Estate of my Father Adam Pierson late of Shelby County, Indiana deceased, or otherwise. June 4th 1859
Robeson Garner Agent /s/    
for Rebecca Pierson    

Transcribed by Phyllis Miller Fleming.

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