John DALLOW of Dallowgill, 1827, Bond

John Dallow of Dallowgill 1827
Transcribed by Sheila K Douglas

Know all Men by these Presents that we John Hammond of Cowmires
in the parish of Kirkby Malzeard in the County or York farmer Benjamin
Backhouse of Masham in the said County watchmaker and
Francis Sturdy of the same place Shoemaker are held and firmly bound
to the Worshipful and Rev’d William Lawson Clerk M A Commissary or
Official of the Peculiar and Special Jurisdiction of the Church late of the
Prebend of Masham aforesaid in the sum of forty Pounds of good and lawful
money of Great Britain, to be paid to him the said Commissary or to his
certain Attorney, Executors, Administrators, or Assigns; for the Payment
whereof, well and truly to be made, We oblige ourselves and every of us by
ourselves and for the Whole, and the full, our Heirs, Executors, and
Administrators, firmly be these Presents, sealed with our Seals. Given the
seventeenth Day of September in the Year of our Lord One Thousand Eight
Hundred and Twenty Seven.

The Condition of this Obligation is such, That if Elizabeth Hammond wife
of the above bounden John Hammond Daughter only Child next of kin and
Administratrix of all and singular the Goods, Chattels and Credits of
John Dallow late of Dallowgil ln the parish of Kirkby Malzeard aforesaid
Yeoman deceased, do make or cause to be made a true and perfect Inventory
of all and singular the Goods, Chattels and Credits of the said Deceased,
which have or shall come to the Hands, Possession or Knowledge of her the
said Elizabeth Hammond or into the Hands and Possession of any other
Person or Persons for her and the same so made do exhibit, or cause to be
exhibited into the Registry of Peculiar Court of Masham on or before the last
Day of March next ensuing. And the same Goods, Chattels and Credits, and
all other the Goods, Chattels and Credits of the Deceased, at the time of his
Death, which at any Time after shall come to the Hands or Possession of the
said Elizabeth Hammond or into the Hands and Possession of any other
Person or Persons for her do well and truly administer according to the Law.
And further do make, or cause to be made a true and just Account of her
said Administration at or before the last Day of September next ensuing, and
all the Rest and Residue of the said Goods, Chattels, and Credits which
shall be found remaining upon the said Administratrix Accompt, the same
being first examined and allowed of by the Judge or Judges, for the Time
being, of the said Court, shall deliver and pay unto such Person or Persons
respectively, as the said Judge or Judges, by his or their Decree or Sentence,
pursuant to the true Intent and Meaning of the Act of Parliament in that
Behalf made, shall limit and appoint. And if it shall hereafter appear, that
any Last Will and Testament was made by the said Deceased, and the
Executor or Executors therein named do exhibit the same into the said Court,
making Request to have it allowed and approved accordingly, if the said
Elizabeth Hammond above bounden, being thereunto required, do
render and deliver the said Letters of Administration (Approbation of such
Testament being first had and made) in the said Court, then this Obligation
to be void, and of none effect, or else to remain in full Force and Virtue

John Hammond

Signed, Sealed and Delivered
in the presence of

Joseph Burrill, Surrogate
Benj’m Backhouse
Fr’s Sturdy