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Petition to the will of Zephaniah Kingsley

Petition to the will of Zephaniah Kingsley Page 17

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Page 17 and abide by whatever this Honorable Court shall order direct and decree in the [Premises]. And your Petitioner will ever pray &c. Tho. Douglas Proctor for the Petitioners Territory of Florida Duval County The foregoing Petition having been read and only considered a motion of Thomas Douglas Esquire Proctor for the Petitioners is hereby ordered & directed that a citation be issued therein to each of the Defend- -ants the new named (agreeable to the prayer of the Petitioners) returnable on the first day of the next Term of this Court to be holden at the Court House in the Town of Jacksonville in the County aforesaid on the first Monday in April next, and that the respective citations to the Executors in said Petition named be accompanied by a copy thereof: And that all and each of said Executors be admonished not to pay out or distribute and they and each of them are hereby strictly prohibited from paying out or distributing; and ordered not to pay out or distribute any money or monies or other property of the said Estate of the said Zephaniah Kingsley deceased which may now be in their hands or within the power or control, or in the hands, or within the power or control of either of them: or which may here after came into their hands, or into the hands, or within the power or control of either of them, to the [Legatees or Denizens] in the said Petition mentioned, or to any other person or persons whomsoever until the further order of this court. And this hereby further ordered and directed that the said Defendant and each of them answer the said Petition at least ten days before the said first day of the next term of this Court to be holden.