Cleary, Nicholas: Petition, Norfolk City
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Know all men by these presents, That we Nicholas Cleary as principal and George H. Walker as surety of the County of Milwaukee, within the Territory of Wisconsin, are holden, and stand firmly bound and obliged, unto Clinton Walworth Esquire, Judge of Probate of Wills and granting Administration, the County of Milwaukee, in the full sum of Twelve hundred Dollars, lawful money of the United States, to be paid unto the said Clinton Walworth his successors in office, or assigns, to the true payment whereof, we do bind ourselves, and each of us, our and each of our heirs, executors and administrators, jointly and severally, for the whole and in the whole, firmly by these presents. Sealed with our seals, dated the Eighteenth day of June in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty-six. The condition of this obligation is such, That if the above bounden Nicholas Cleary, shall well and faithfully in all things, discharge the duty and trust of Guardian to Thomas Reilly Cleary minor son of said Nicholas Cleary and shall render a just and true account of all monies and property received by him, the said Guardian, and of the application thereof, and of his Guardianship in all respects, to the Probate, or to any other Court having cognizance thereof, whenever thereunto lawfully required, or to said minor heir when he shall have arrived to lawful age, then this obligation to be void, otherwise to abide, and remain in full force and virtue. Nicholas Cleary (L. S.) [Legal Signature] Geo. H. Walker (L. S.) Sealed and Delivered in presence of W. T. Butler