<br />WILL AND DECREE RECORD
<br />88081 —The Augustine Co., Grand Island, Nebr.
<br />IN THE COUNTY COURT OF HALL COUNTY, NEBRASKA
<br />In the matter of the estate ) CASE NO. 3494
<br />of ) FINAL DECREE
<br />Henry Schaaf, Deceased. )
<br />This cause came on for hearing this 13th day of February, 1946, upon the final report of Henry
<br />A.Schaaf, executor, and upon his application for a settlement of said estate and his discharge.
<br />The Court, having examined said final report and the records and files and being fully advised
<br />in the premises, finds that due and legal notice has been given to all persons interested.in said
<br />estate of the time and place fixed for hearing upon said final report, as ordered by the Court, and
<br />no one appearing to object to said final report, the Court examined the same, together with the
<br />vouchers on file and the testimony in support thereof, and being duly advised in the premises,
<br />finds that said report is true and correct in all things and ought to be allowed and approved as
<br />and for the final report of the executor.
<br />The Court finds that said Henry Schaaf departed this life on the 29th day of July, 1944, -and
<br />at the time of his death was a resident and inhabitant of Hall County, Nebraska.
<br />The Court finds.that Henry A.Schaaf filed herein his duly verified petition, praying for tine
<br />allowance and probate of an instrument, with codicil thereto, purporting to be the last will and
<br />testament of henry Schaaf, deceased; that the Court thereupon fixed the 13th day of September,
<br />1944, as the date for making proof of said last will and testament and codicil thereto, and due
<br />notice of the filing of said petition and of the time and place fixed for hearing thereon was
<br />given by the Court in the manner provided by law, that objections were filed to the probate of
<br />said will and codicil, hearing was held on such objections, and on the 25th day of October,
<br />1944, said instrument and codicil thereto was duly proven, allowed and admitted to probate as
<br />and for the last will and testament of said Henry Schaaf, deceased, and letters testamentary
<br />were duly issued thereon to Henry A.Schaaf, on July 5, 1945, executor as named in said will, and
<br />he thereupon qualified as such.
<br />The Court finds that due and legal notice has been given as by law provided to all persons,
<br />of the time and place fixed by the Court for the filing of claims against said estate and that
<br />the time so fixed has fully expired.
<br />. IT IS, THEREFORE, ORDERED BY THE COURT that all persons having claims against said estate,
<br />and not filed herein, if any such there be, are forever barred and excluded from setting up or
<br />asserting any such claims against said estate.
<br />The Court finds.that all claims filed herein have been paid, that the costs of administration
<br />have been paid, that the personal property has been distributed as by law provided. That there
<br />was no inheritance tax to be. paid.
<br />The Court finds that the specific legacies provided for in the last will and testament and
<br />codicil thereto, of said Henry Schaaf, deceased, have been paid as follows:
<br />To Clarence Henry Strattman, $300.00,
<br />To Irvin William Strattman, #300.00
<br />To Viola Catherine Strattman, 300.00
<br />To Evelyn W. Strattman, now
<br />Evelyn W.Borts, $300.00
<br />that receipts from said legatees are filed herein.
<br />IT IS, THEREFORE, ORDERED AND DECREED BY THE COURT that the final report of Henry A.Schaaf,
<br />executor, be, and-the same hereby is approved and allowed as and for his final report, said estate
<br />is hereby settled and.closed and said executor discharged and his bond is hereby released.
<br />The Court finds that said Henry Schaaf at the time of his death was seized as the owner in fee
<br />sim le of the following described real estate;
<br />Lot 3, Block 104, Railroad Addition to the City of Grand Island.,. in Hall County, Nebraska.
<br />and that said real estate was devised, under the last will and testament of said Henry Schaaf, to
<br />Henry A.Schaaf, Charles Bossert
<br />County Judge
<br />IN THE COUNTY COURT OF HALL COUNTY, NEBRASKA
<br />STATE OF NEBRASKA ) CERTIFICATE
<br />HALL COUNTY )ss' I, Charles Bossert, County Judge of Hall County, Nebraska, do hereby
<br />certify that I have compared the foregoing copy of Last Will and Testament and Codicil thereto and
<br />Certificate of Probate of Will and Codicil thereto and Final Decree - IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE
<br />OF HENRY SCHAAF, DECEASED, with the original record thereof, now remaining in said Court, that the
<br />same is a correct transcript thereof, and of the whole of such original record; that said Court
<br />is a Court of Record having a seal, which seal is hereto attached; that said Court has no Clerk
<br />authorized to sign certificates in his own name, and that I am the legal custodian of said Seal
<br />and of the Records of said Court, and that the foregoing attestation is in due form of law.
<br />IN TESTIMONY WHEREOF, I have hereunto set m4 hand and affixed the seal of the County Court,
<br />at Grand Island, this 13th day of February, 19 6.
<br />Charles Bossert
<br />(SEAL) County Ju
<br />Filed for record this 13 day of February, 1946, at 4:45 o'clock P.M.,\
<br />Register of eeeds-
<br />FINAL DECREE
<br />In the Matter of the IN THE COUNTY COURT OF HALL COUNTY, NEBRASKA
<br />Estate of Bertie Pauline Smith, FINAL DECREE
<br />Deceased. )
<br />Now on this 13th day of February, 1946, this cause came on to be heard upon the Final Report of
<br />Troy E.SmitbL, Administrator, and the Court, after having examined the records and files in this
<br />cause, finds.that due and legal notice has been given of the filing of said Final Report, and
<br />there being no objections on file, and after having taken evidence, the court finds that the same
<br />is true in all things.
<br />IT IS, THEREFORE, ORDERED, ADJUDGED AND DECREED BY THE COURT that said Troy E.Smith be discharged
<br />as administrator and his bond released.
<br />The Court finds that the expenses of last illness, funeral expenses, and expenses of administer -
<br />in said estate have been paid in full, and that said estate was not subject to inheritance tax,
<br />either f ederal or state.
<br />The Court further finds that notice has been given for the filing of all claims in said estate
<br />in the manner and form provided by law; that the time so fixed has long since elapsed, and that
<br />no claims have been filed.
<br />IT IS, THEREFORE, ORDERED, ADJUDGED AND DECREED BY THE COURT THAT all claims not now on file
<br />be and the same are hereby forever barred.