| WILLIS, HENRY
| Certain entailed lands in Gloucester and Elizabeth City docked, and vested in Henry
| See executors & administrators |
Jurisdiction of county courts, in probats of wills, and administrations, 12. In what county will to be proved, 12. Administration with the will annexed, when to be granted, 13. Heir at law to be summoned to contest the will, 13. Saving to infants, and those under legal disabilities, 14, Effect of probate, 15.
Consequence of a will being produced after administration 16.
Court may compel the production of a will, 16. Probats and
commissions of administration to be signed by governor, 16.
Executors and administrators to take an oath, 17. Form of oath
of executor, 17. Of an administrator 17. Bond and security, when to be taken, 17. Condition of bond by executors and administrators with the
will annexed, 18. Condition of administrator's bond, 19. Bonds to be made payable to justices, 20. Wills to remain among records where proved, 23. Power of General Court in granting probates, 23. How probats to issue, 24.
Lists of probats & administrations to be returned to secretary's office, 25.
| Punishment of slaves giving false testimony, 127.
| to the witness, 128. Aged, or infirm, or going
beyond the seas, how their depositions may be taken, 192.
Allowance to, in county courts, 193. Summons for, how to
issue, 193. Witnesses failing to attend, penalty on, 193. When they may be excused, 194. Subpœnas for, how to issue, 196. Negroes, mulattoes and Indians not to be witnesses, except
on the trial of a slave, 327. How summoned before the
governor and council, as to controversies concerning entries to lands, 352. Their allowance, and how paid, 358. Indians may be, in criminal cases against Indians, 405. Allowance to, and how paid, 422. Allowance to, for attending the county courts, reduced 523.
| Reward for killing wolves, except by foreign Indians, to be paid by county and repaid by
public, 89. County courts to allow and levy rewards, 89. −− What proof necessary, 89. −− Certificate to be granted by magistrates, 90. −−− Ears of wolves, heads to be cut off 90. Claims, how certified to General Assembly, 90. Reward for killing reduced, 354. The whole head to be produced, and oath made, 354. Form of oath, 354.
Quakers may affirm, 354. Other proof, 354. Penalty for false oath or affirmation, 354. When justice may delay giving certificate 355.