Notes for Jacob Davidson: FSB_EXTERNAL Minute Book B, p. 6, Dallas Co., AL Probate Court.
Special Term of the Orphans Court 28th day March 1827
Ordered that William Atkinson be appointed guardian of Jonathan S. Davidson, Isaac F. Davidson each above fourteen years old and Mary Davidson about twelve years old John W. Davidson about seven years old, Anna Davidson about seven years old five years old Margaret Elsester Davidson about five years old minor children of Jacob & Elizabeth Davidson it appearing to the satisfaction of the court that the two elder of the said minors choose the said William Atkinson for their guardian.
The State of Alabama } Know all me by these presents that we William Atkinson Dallas County } Frederick Carnes and John McElroy are held and firmly bound unto James Saffold Judge of the Orphans Court in the sum of fourteen hundred dollars to be paid to the said James Saffold or to his successors in office to which pay well and truly to be made we bind ourselves and each of us our heirs our executors and administrators jointly severally and firmly by these presents signed with our hands and set with our seals and dated this 28th day of November AD 1827. The Condition of the above obligation is such that whereas the above bound William Atkinson has been duly appointed guardian to Jonathan S. Davidson and Isaac F. Davidson each above fourteen years old John W. Davidson about seven years old Anna Davidson about seven years old Editha Davidson about five years old Margaret Elsester Davidson about five years old minor children of Jacob and Elizabeth Davidson Now if the above bound William Atkinson shall well and truly perform all the duties that are or may be by law required of him as such guardian then the above obligation to be void otherwise to remain in full force virtue and effect
S/ William Atkinson (seal) Frederick Carnes (seal) John McElroy (seal)
Signed sealed and acknowledged in open court before me J. C. Van Dyke CLK Exported from WFT Vol. 3, #3411, 7 August 1997.
More About Jacob Davidson and Elizabeth Kuykendall: Marriage: Abt. 1809, York County, South Carolina.41
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