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Howard County Circuit Court, Chattel Records, 1854-1860
Volume 814, Page 1   View pdf image
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Delivered
Wm H
Worthington
Aug 2
1859
William Cooke
Power of Atty
        To
Benjamin Williams
Know all men by these presents that
I William Cooke formerly resident in
Baltimore in maryland but now of
California have constituted ordained
and made ^and^ in my stead and place put
and by these presents do constitute ordain and make and in my
stead and place put Benjamin Williams of said
Baltimore to be my true sufficient and lawful Attorney
for me and in my name and stead to sell and convey any and
all real estate belonging to me in the state of Maryland
and Pennsylvania and to make due and lawful conveyance
of the same and to receive payment therefor either in
cash or upon a credit as he may deem most for my interest
and to take any mortgage or mortgages as securities
therefor and also to do all things concerning my personal property
belonging to me or to which I may be entitled as one of the
heirs or as deviser or legatee or otherwise of my late mother
Eleanor A Cooke lade of Howard County in said
Maryland or in any personal or other property in
which she may have had a life estate or which was
held in trust for her during her life or otherwise which
I might lawfully do if present to act in the premises
giving and hereby granting unto my said Attorney
full power and authority in and about the premises
and to use all due means course and process in the
law for the full effectual and complete execution
of the business afore described and in my name
to make and execute due acquittance  and discharge
and for the premises to appear and the person of me
the constituent to represent before any Governor Judges
Justices officers and Ministers of the law whatsoever
in any Court or Courts of Judicature and thereon my
behalf to answer defend and reply unto all actions
causes matters and things whatsoever relating to the premises
Also to submit any matter in dispute respecting the
premises to arbitration or otherwise with full power to
make and substitute for the purposes aforesaid one or
or more Attornies under him my said Attorney and the
same again at pleasure to revoke and generally to say
do act transact determine accomplish and finish all
matters and things whatsoever relating to the premises
as fully amply amply and effectually to all intents
and purposes as I the said constituent ^if present^ ought or might
personally although the matter should require more special
authority than is herein comprised I the said


 
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Howard County Circuit Court, Chattel Records, 1854-1860
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