Glynn County } To the Honorable
Ordinary of said County the Petition of Laura Southard showeth that
she is the wife of J.M. Southard consisting of herself her husband
and two minor children. And your Petitioner further showeth that her
husband refused to avail himself and family of the benefit of the
Exemption Laws of said State and your Petitioner files the following
schedule which she claims is exempt from Levy and Sale under the Laws of
said State under Section (2040) of the revised code and acts amendatory
[illegible word] this May 5th 1879.
Schedule Laura Southard
Household & Kitchen Furniture $150.00
Bedding sufficient for the family $50.00
One Stove & fixtures
Pictures & family portraits
one sewing machine
wearing apparel for self & family
one cow & calf
Glynn County } Personally appeared before me W.B.C. Coker
clerk of ordinary for said county Laura Southard who being duly
sworn deposes and says that the above and foregoing schedule contains a
full and complete Inventory of all the personal property owned by herself
& her family. Sworn to and subscribed before me this May 5th 1879.
Clerk Ordinary GC
Glynn County } Ordinary's office May 5th 1879.
Upon reading and considering the above and foregoing schedule it is
ordered by the Court that the Property set forth in said Schedule be and
the same is hereby exempt from Levy and Sale under the Section (2040) of
the revised Code and acts amendatory [illegible word] for the benefit of
said Petitioner and her family.
Given under my hand and seal of office the day and year above written.
W.B.C. Coker Clerk Ordinary GC
Wm. H. Berrie Ordinary GC