Guardianship of Pomp – 1831

From the May 1831 Term of the Switzerland County, Indiana Probate Court.

The following is a transcription from:
“Indiana, Wills and Probate Records, 1798-1999,” ( : accessed 19 June 2017); Switzerland > Probate Order Book, Vol 1, 1814-1824, 1831-1837 and 1837-1841 > image 161, 1831-1837, p. 7.

Comes Thomas Armstrong and prays that Charles Henderson of Switzerland County be and he is hereby appointed Guardian of the Person and property or estate of Pomp a boy of color aged about seventeen years, who was brought to Vevay by a certain Jacob R Evertson late of Vevay, said Pomp is said to be a native of the state of New York. On said Charles Henderson entering into bond and security as the law directs with Thomas Armstrong his security in the sum of one hundred dollars within ten days after rising of this court.

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