In the Circuit Court of Elizabeth City County. Williams vs. Williams admrs &c } In Chancery
The answer of Thadeus Williams in tis own right and as administrator of all and singular the goods and chattels of James Williams dec'd. And of Rebecca Williams one of the defendants to bill exhibited against Thadeus Williams personal representative of James Williams dec'd. Rebecca Williams and Annie the infant daughter of Rebecca Williams.
These defendants reserving to themselves all right of exception to the said bill of complaint, for answer thereunto saith &c, that it is true that James Williams died possessed of the lot of land described in the said complainants bill of complaint, and that Thadeus Williams did on the [blank] day of [blank] 18[blank] qualify in the County Court of Elizabeth City as the personal representative of the said James Williams dec'd.
And these defendant further answering say, that they deny that the said Mary Susan Williams is the only heir at-law and distributee of the said James