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<br />CERTIFICATE OF PROBATE OF "GILL
<br />State of Nebraska, )
<br />Hall County, At a session of the
<br />Wm.Suhr,of Grand Island,Nebr.
<br />Bernice E.Matthews,of Grand Island,Nebraska.
<br />County Court held in the County Court Room in Granfii
<br />lsland,in said County,on the 27th day of February A.D.,1929•
<br />Present Paul N..Kirk County Judge.
<br />In the Matter of the Estate
<br />William C.Mullen,deceased.
<br />I,Paul N.Kirk Judge of the County Court in and for said County,do hereby certify that on
<br />the 15th day of January 1929,the instrument purporting to be the last will and testament of
<br />William C.Mullen,deceased,was filed for probate in this Court. That on the 27th day of February
<br />1929,said instrument to which this certificate is attached was duly proved,probated and allow!
<br />ed as the last will and testament of the real and personal estate of said William C.Mullen,
<br />deceased,and the sane was ordered to be recorded in the records of the Court aforesaid.
<br />IN WITNESS MiEREOF I have hereunto set my hand and affixed the seal of the County Court
<br />this 27th day of February 1929.
<br />(SEAL) Paul PJ.Kirk
<br />County Judge.
<br />IN THE COUNTY COURT OF HALL COUNTY,NEBRASKA.
<br />In the matter of the estate
<br />FINAL DECREE.
<br />of William C.Mullen, )
<br />Deceased. )
<br />Now,on this 20th day of August,1929,this cause came on for hearing upon the final report
<br />of R.R.Horth,Executor of the last will and testament of William C.Mullen,deoeased,and upon
<br />his petition for the approval of said report,the settlement of said estate,and his discharge
<br />herein,and the Court having examined the records and files herein,and being fully advised in',
<br />the premix es,finds that said report was duly filed herein,and that notice of the filing of
<br />the same was duly given to allpersons interested in said estate,as heretofore ordered by the
<br />Court,and the Court having examined said report,together with the vouchers on file ,finds
<br />that said report is true and correct in all things and that the same ought to be approved an
<br />allowed as and for the final report of said Executor,said Executor discharged and said estat
<br />settled and closed.
<br />The Court further finds that due and legal notice has been given to all persons of the ti
<br />and place fixed for filing claims against said estate and that the time so fixed has fully
<br />expired,that all claims filed against said estate have been paid by said Executor,and that al
<br />persons having claims against said estate,and not fil ed,if any such there be,are forever
<br />barred and excluded from setting up or asserting any such claims against said estate.
<br />The Court further finds that said Executor sold the northwest quarter of Section Twenty
<br />(20),in Township Eleven (11) North of Range Ten (10) West of the 6th Principal Meridian,in
<br />Hall County,Nebra.ska,owned by said deceased at the time of his death,under the power and pro-
<br />visions contained in the last will and testament of said deceased,for the sum of $16,560.00;
<br />that said Executor received of the personal estate of said deceased the sum of $2759.24;that
<br />said Executor has paid the funeral expenses of said deeeased,the costs of administration,
<br />including the costs of advertising and selling the real estate of said deeeased,leaving a
<br />balance remaining in the hands of said Executor amounting to the sum of $17,095.20,for dis-
<br />sed:that in order to avoid a contest