Petition for Citation

April 30, 1841

Before the Surrogate

Dilaway F Philip & John P Ostrander     |
Exr &c of Nancy Ostrander Decd          |
            Adsn                        |
Jacob A Hawver & Anna his               |
wife & Henry Poucher                    |
Petition filed 30th April 1841

representing that Nancy Ostrander on 5 June 1831 executed an instrument under hand and seal acknolledging that she held a mortgge executed by Hawver & wife for $210 Dated 7 May 1831 on a certain lot of land & (in consideration of $1 & natural love & affection) She thereby sold all her intrest in the mortgage to Hawver & wife & their heirs and assigns to have possession immediately after her death, reserving to herself during her life the sole control and ownership thereof. & also the right of appointing a Trustee to hold the same forever for the use of Hawver & wife & their heirs & assigns & in which she further states that if she should think proper to collect the same during her life, she thereby acknowledged that she was to lay out and expend the whole same amt of principle & interest to the best advantage for the use of Hawver & wife & to the heirs born of her body.

Citation issued 30th April 1841