Courthouse vault, Shelbyville, Shelby Co IN
William Major Administrator of the
Estate of Harvey Vanpelt dec'd
Cornelia Vanpelt etal
filed November 7" 1873,
John Elliott Clk
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State of Indiana }
Shelby County }
To the Honorable the Judge of the Shelby Circuit Court of Shelby County Indiana. We the undersigned Cornelia Vanpelt widow of Harvey Vanpelt late of the County of Shelby and State of Indiana and George W. Vanpelt, Elizabeth Vanpelt and Benjamin Vanpelt Adult heirs and children of said Harvey Vanpelt late of said County of Shelby and State of Indiana deceased, and Caroline Vanpelt, Sutton Vanpelt, Ira Vanpelt, Edward Vanpelt, Charles Vanpelt, John Vanpelt, and Matthias Vanpelt minor children and heirs of said Harvey Vanpelt deceased by their guardian George A. Vanpelt do hereby consent to William Major as administrator of the Estate of said Harvey Vanpelt deceased selling the following piece of land situate in Shelby County Indiana. Towit Twenty acres off the rutice [?] East side of the South West quarter of Section Six (6) Township Eleven (11) and Range eight (8) for the purpose of paying and discharging the debts of said Harvey Vanpelt deceased and we do hereby agree for said William Major as such administrator to obtain an order from the Shelby Circuit Court in and for the County of Shelby and State of Indiana now in session for the sale of said land for the purpose as above set forth, and we do hereby waive the issuing of notices in said petition and do hereby enter an appearance to the same, and furthermore do hereby waive the issuing of summons in this behalf November 1873.
Cornelia D. Vanpelt
G. A. Vanpelt
George A. Vanpelt as guardian for Carrie E. Vanpelt,
Sutton Vanpelt, Ira Vanpelt, Edward Vanpelt, Charles Vanpelt, John Vanpelt and Matthias Vanpelt.
Transcribed by Janet Franklin.