State Of MissouriMissouri,
County Of St. LouisSt Louis,
Henry ChouteauHenry Chouteau ,
Clerk of the County CourtCircuit Court , within and for the county of St. LouisSt Louis, in the State of MissouriMissouri,
To All To Whom These Presents Shall Come- Greeting:
Whereas, DavidDavid Cuningham late of the County of
St. LouisCounty of St Louis, deceased, died intestate as it is said,
and you JosephJoseph Cuningham having given sufficient security, I do therefore give and grant
unto you the said JosephJoseph Cuningham full power and authority, to administer
all and singular the goods, chattels, rights and credits of the said deceased, lying and being within the said county of St. LouisSt Louis, and to demand, collect, and in a legal manner
require and receive all, and all manner of debt and debts due and owing to the said deceased, and well and faithfully to dispose of the same according to law: And lastly I do
hereby constitute and appoint you the said JosephJoseph Cuningham
administrator of all and singular, the goods, chattels, rights and credits of the deceased.
Henry ChouteauHenry ChouteauClerk. I, Henry ChouteauHenry Chouteau , Clerk as aforesaid, do hereby certify, that the above letters of administration are duly recorded in my office, this
nineteenth day of October1830.
Henry ChouteauHenry ChouteauClerk